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Festival Preview: Download, 14th – 16th June 2019

Sean Hubbard/ May 7, 2019

The UK’s biggest rock and metal festival kicks off on Friday 14th June this year and will see over 90,000 people converge on Castle Donington for three days of non-stop riffs. This year’s festival is headlined by three legends of the genre: Def Leppard on the Friday playing their legendary Hysteria album in full, Slipknot on the Saturday, and prog

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Festival Preview: Lowlands, 16th – 18th August 2019

Ben Standring/ April 28, 2019

The Dutch giant looks ready to compete with the very best with a stellar line up for 2019’s edition. With British festival prices soaring to new heights, it’s becoming increasingly popular amongst Brits to take the plunge and enjoy one of the many European festivals dotted across our great continent. With often perfect weather, cheaper tickets and expansive line-ups, it’s

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Festival Preview: All Points East, 24th May – 2nd June 2019

Ben Standring/ April 25, 2019

London’s vastly ambitious ten-day event returns for a second year with an eagerly-anticipated programme of entertainment. It seems to be a staple in the British festival calendar that before we reach the very heart of summer, we’re treated to an array of one day events in and around the capital. British Summer Time in Hyde Park has led the way

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Festival Preview: Live at Leeds

Ben Standring/ March 29, 2019

Despite February providing a short, sharp dose of summer bliss in bizarre fashion earlier this year, we are finally reaching the time in the year in which days are getting longer, temperatures are increasing and the delights of festival season are drawing ever closer. Leading the way on the Saturday of May Day Bank Holiday weekend is ‘Live at Leeds’,

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Preview: Dodie @Rock City 20/03/2019

Kathryn Long/ March 11, 2019

Dodie the 23-year-old singer, songwriter and YouTuber from Epping, Essex is coming to Rock City on 20th March. Following the release of her new EP ‘Human’, Dodie is taking her new music around Europe and the UK and then in September, will start her North American tour. Her new album features Best Breakthrough Act at this year’s Brit Awards, Tom

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Preview: YONAKA @The Bodega 16/03/2019

Shannon Millard/ March 11, 2019

On the 16th of March one of the UK’s brightest (or darkest?) new alt-pop bands will be performing a sold-out show at The Bodega Social Club in Nottingham.  Yonaka only formed in 2015 but have already released several EPs and are selling out stages across the UK, not to mention having supported the legendary Bring Me The Horizon on their

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Preview: Jorja Smith at Rock City

Abby Clarke/ September 26, 2018

Jorja Smith, the twenty-one-year-old R&B singer from Walsall, will be performing to a sold-out Rock City on Sunday 14th October.   Having recently released her debut album “Lost and Found”, Jorja Smith is taking the album on tour around the UK, Europe and North America. With influences from the likes of Amy Winehouse and The Streets, her sound brings a

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Albert Hammond Jr to Tour with Franz Ferdinand

Abby Clarke/ February 12, 2018

American guitarist, singer, song writer and producer Albert Hammond Jr is set to support Franz Ferdinand at their Rock City show on Wednesday 14th February. Best known for his role in The Strokes- his solo work is also extremely popular and sure to provide entertainment for those spending Valentine’s Day with their love of music. His long awaited fourth album,

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BEAT THE STREETS

Lok Yee Liu/ November 21, 2017

Nottingham’s Music Community Comes Together to help the Homeless The music community of Nottingham is coming together to present a one-day charity festival to raise vital funds to support homeless people in need. Beat the Streets will take place on Sunday 28 January 2018 with more than 80 national and local acts playing more than 10 stages in venues across the

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Blondie come to Nottingham’s Royal Concert Hall

Alex Marriott-Mills/ November 2, 2017

On November 7th infamous American rock pop group Blondie will roll into Nottingham as part of their expansive UK tour. Headed by the timeless Debbie Harry and boasting a hoard of classics, Blondie are sure to show Nottingham’s Royal Concert hall why their catchy and bold style of rock and pop music has stood the test of time. Forming in

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