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PREVIEW: Indie rock royalty Reverend and the Makers crown return to glory with The Death Of A King

The king is dead. Long live Sheffield indie rock royalty Reverend and the Makers who look set to crown a return to their glory days by storming back up the charts with new album The Death Of A King.
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Its the first time in the bands history that they have been invited to the Music for Youth Schools Proms

Elland Silver Youth Band is invited to play at Proms

Elland Silver Youth Brass Band have plenty to celebrate as for the first time in their history, the band have been invited to perform in the Music For Youth Schools Proms.

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Halifax Young Singers

Singers date to help food drop-ins

A harvest festival concert will raise money for two groups which help struggling local families in need.

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Charity music festival is held in Sophie’s memory

Charity music festival is held in Sophie’s memory

It is 10 years since the horrific murder of Sophie Lancaster - a crime that shocked the nation and brought hate crime firmly into the public arena.

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Brighouse band Embrace

Brighouse band Embrace announce new album and tour dates

Brighouse band Embrace has revealed details of their new album and tour dates

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Sheffield indie comeback stars Milburn release long-awaited third album Time on September 29, 2017.

Time for Yorkshire indie comeback stars Milburn to storm the charts - album details announced

It's Time for Yorkshire's indie comeback stars Milburn to storm the charts - their first album in 10-years will be called Time and is to be released on September 29, they announced today.

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M People star Heather Small

PREVIEW: M People's Heather Small headlines Flamingo Land Party In The Park on Saturday - tickets from £10

Heather Small, the voice of M People, headlines Flamingo Land's Party In The Park summer finale this Saturday, September 2 - with tickets from just £10.

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VIDEO EXCLUSIVE: The Sherlocks Live For The Moment as debut album is set to be a smash hit

Live for the Moment is the long-awaited debut album from latest Radio 1 sensations The Sherlocks and the moment is finally here - it's put now.
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VIDEO: The Sherlocks will play main stage at Leeds Festival, says boss Melvin Benn

Yorkshire's latest indie chat stars The Sherlocks were today celebrating their debut album smash hit Live For The Moment with a ringing endorsement from Leeds Festival boss Melvin Benn - who says they will be back playing the main stage.
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VIDEO: Yorkshire indie stars The Sherlocks pop champagne to celebrate debut album chart hit with fans at Leeds Festival

Yorkshire's latest indie stars The Sherlocks popped a bottle of champagne to celebrated with fans at Leeds Festival as their debut album Live For The Moment smashed into the charts at number six.

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Fireball Fuelling The Fire Tour 2017

Hot chance for bands to support big names at O2 Academy venues

New bands are being given the chance to join their music heroes on the Fireball: Fuelling The Fire Tour 2017 at O2 Academy stages all over the country.

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VIDEO: The Sherlocks sing praises of fans in last call to smash charts before midnight

Yorkshire's latest Radio 1 indie stars The Sherlocks tonight sung the praises of fans who have been buying their debut album by the thousands - with one last push to smash into the charts by midnight tonight.

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Geoff Love at work on an arrangement. Special events and a biography launch to mark the centenary of his birth take place over the weekend of September 2 and 3 in Todmorden

Special walk maps produced for Todmorden’s Geoff Love centenary weekend

A special guide has been produced for the Geoff Love Walk which is part of the centenery weekend to remember the Todmorden-born musician, band leader and musical arranger.

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Geoff Love back on Yorkshire turf for the final time with the baton, conducting the Young Person's Concert Foundation in Halifax, 1990

A world of music - with Love from Yorkshire

He had a smile as broad as his home town accent, and with ability in abundance Yorkshireman Geoff Love was a musical talent of world reknown.

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X Factor star Rebecca Ferguson to headline Flamingo Land's Party In The Park on Saturday, August 19.

Superwoman Rebecca Ferguson replaces Matt Terry at Flamingo Land's Party In The Park on August 19

Superwoman hitmaker Rebecca Ferguson has come to the rescue and will headline Flamingo Land's Party In The Park this weekend after Matt Terry pulled out with a 'throat infection'.
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Melvin Benn launching his ReBalance plans with Lande Hekt from punk rock band Muncie Girls, PRS Foundation chief executive Vanessa Reed and Lucy Wood, also from Festival Republic.

VIDEO: Festival boss launches ReBalance scheme to get more girls into music industry

Girl power got a helping hand today when one of the world's biggest music promoters launched an initiative in to encourage more female UK led bands, solo acts and sound engineers.

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The X Factor winner Matt Terry to headline Flamingo Land's Party In The Park August 19

PREVIEW: X Factor winner Matt Terry to headline Flamingo Land's Party In The Park August 19 - tickets from £10

The X Factor champion Matt Terry will headline Flamingo Land's Party In The Park on Saturday, August 19 with tickets from £10.
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Jazz legend Andy Sheppard will lead the Saxophone Massive on August 18 at Halifax Piece Hall

Sounds of sax and sounds of fun welcome you to Piece Hall, Halifax, in August

Following the opening of the Piece Hall, Halifax, August sees a host of talent heading to the town to perform there.

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