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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...
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SINGLE REVIEW: Fudge – ‘Walrus’

OK so I have a confession, when Fudge got in contact to ask us to review their single I almost said no, the first...

SINGLE REVIEW: FloodHounds – ‘Take It Too Far’

'I’m going to say right away that this is an instant ‘it’s got into my head, can’t get it out, don’t want it out of my head’ track, it sounds like one of those things you hear and you can’t quite believe you’ve never heard it before'

TOUR & ALBUM NEWS: John Fairhurst Winter 2018 dates, new album...

British blues-rock prodigy - JOHN FAIRHURST - is gearing up to greet the new year head on as he blasts out of 2018 with...

EP & TOUR NEWS: Huw Eddy & The Carnival Return with...

Relentlessly building momentum to bring their pulsating parade to the masses, the indie folk collective Huw Eddy & The Carnival return with their five...
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SINGLE & TOUR NEWS: Grace Carter shares new track ‘Why Her...

Fresh off the back of supporting Haim, Dua Lipa, Jorja Smith, Mabel, Dermot Kennedy + Rag N Bone Man on their recent UK and...

TOUR NEWS: Groove Armada announce four shows in Manchester, Bristol, London...

Today, critically and commercially acclaimed UK dance music duo, Groove Armada announce their long-awaited return to the live stage, with four very special and...

COMPETITION NEWS: Charity Partners announced by Brass Factor 2018

WellChild has been chosen for the second time as Charity Partner for Brass Factor 2018 and will receive proceeds from the Holmfirth Youth afternoon...

CONCERT TOUR: Blue Planet II – Live in Concert March 2019 

Ahead of a 13-date arena tour in March 2019, the City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra, along with conductor Matthew Freeman, have been announced to...

FESTIVAL NEWS: Louder Than Words Festival, 9th-11th November, Manchester

The Louder Than Words Festival of music and writing grows louder each year. Now in its sixth edition, this remains the only festival that...

FESTIVAL NEWS: Memorial plaque unveiled for the late Tramlines Festival Director...

A memorial plaque for the late Tramlines Festival Director, Sarah Nulty, was unveiled yesterday by The Lord Mayor of Sheffield Magid Magid, and Tramlines...

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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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