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ALBUM REVIEW: King of the Slums – ‘Artgod Dogs’

'I was surprised, I reeled in wonderment, and frankly shed a tear at the sheer brilliance of the songs on this album, it’s that good.'
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THERE’S A WHOLE WORLD OUT THERE – BAND FEATURE teepee

This ‘There’s a whole world out there’ features a band from Prague – teepee. I came across this band when attempting to listen to...

TOUR NEWS: Idles Spring 2019 dates

After a wrapping up sell-out UK and US tours, IDLES have confirmed a 2019 world tour, headlining their biggest venues yet. Tickets are on...
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TOUR NEWS: Rob Heron & The Tea Pad Orchestra dates February/March...

Rob Heron & The Tea Pad Orchestra don’t care what genre you choose to put them in - western swing, country blues, ragtime hokum...
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TOUR NEWS: Rob Heron & The Tea Pad Orchestra dates February/March...

Rob Heron & The Tea Pad Orchestra don’t care what genre you choose to put them in - western swing, country blues, ragtime hokum...

EP REVIEW: W.F. Severs – ‘Tales of Mario’

'These are a set of written written, well played and well sung songs. Songs that leave you wanting more.'

FESTIVAL NEWS: Tramlines Festival Reveals Phase 1 Line Up

Acts announced for the 2019 event include: Two Door Cinema Club, Courteeners, Nile Rodgers & Chic, Manic Street Preachers, Rag’n’Bone Man, Doves, Happy Mondays, Reverend and...

FUND NEWS: Help Musicians UK announce two funding programmes

With the New Year brings new opportunities. Help Musicians UK have announced the opening of two funding programmes for this January - the Fusion...

FUND NEWS: Help Musicians UK announce two funding programmes

With the New Year brings new opportunities. Help Musicians UK have announced the opening of two funding programmes for this January - the Fusion...

TOUR NEWS: Ramin Karimloo January 2019 tour

RAMIN KARIMLOO, one of the West-End’s and Broadway’s most recognizable and acclaimed names, has announced his ‘From Now On’ tour, a 13-date run visiting...

EVENT NEWS: Oasis: The Real Story (in all it’s glory) launches...

Sheffield’s O2 Academy will be the first to experience an evening with Iain Robertson and Tim Abbot. The band’s former Tour Manager and Head...

FESTIVAL NEWS: Tramlines Festival Reveals Phase 1 Line Up

Acts announced for the 2019 event include: Two Door Cinema Club, Courteeners, Nile Rodgers & Chic, Manic Street Preachers, Rag’n’Bone Man, Doves, Happy Mondays, Reverend and...

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A short guide for bands and artists

LSF Statement: Hope & Glory Festival

We've had some queries from our readers asking whether, because we published news pieces about Hope & Glory, we have any formal connection to,...

LSF is now all about Yorkshire

We are now all about Yorkshire. Our service is now for people living in Yorkshire and about music from and played in Yorkshire. We'll be continuing to post news of gigs and concerts in places that people living in Yorkshire can travel to.

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