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Roman River

The Roman River Festival 2017 brochure has just been published, with full details of the world-class music, dance and theatrical performers coming to Essex this September.  Click here to view the brochure online. ROMAN RIVER FRIENDS BOOKING HAS OPENED  Becoming a Friend is your chance to make sure you get tickets …

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Sparks

Sparks release ‘What The Hell Is It This Time?’, the new single from the highly anticipated album Hippopotamus (due September 8th 2017). Sparks are famed for writing songs about unlikely subjects and do not disappoint with ‘What The Hell Is It This Time?’ – “an often uttered phrase when people …

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Carly Paoli

Carly Paoli has been delighting audiences throughout the world, having shared stages with Andrea Bocelli, José Carreras and Elaine Paige, and you can count the Pope and Prince Charles amongst her fans. Now the classical singer is coming home to the UK to tour with one of the country’s most …

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Paolo Morena

In May, Paolo Morena attended the 10th Annual Panic Awards and was voted “SOLO PERFORMER OF THE DECADE”.  A testament to the dedication that the Essex songwriter has shown as a writer and performer over the past 10 years and the huge respect that he is held in.   Paolo’s …

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÷

The man is from Framlingham, made a bit of a name for himself and doesn’t need me to review his album to sell any more.   Back in the day when he was playing open mics at The Steamboat in Ipswich, having a pint in the Station Hotel in Fram …

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Cambridge Classical Concert Series

The Cambridge Classical Concert Series has been bringing world class orchestras, soloists and conductors to the Corn Exchange for over 30 years, the 2017/18 series promises to be the most exciting yet. Highlights include the return of the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra who last performed at Cambridge Corn Exchange …

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Some Guys Have All The Luck

From street busker to international superstar and now verging on becoming a national treasure – Rod Stewart has swaggered, charmed and crooned his way through 46 years of a versatile and enduring rock career. Last year, his UK tour brought him to Norwich’s Carrow Road stadium and it also saw …

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And the Connection is?

What links University College Dublin (UCD), Dvorak, Enigma, Purgatory, Birmingham Music Festival.  Oh – just its like one of those obscure quizzes on BBC Radio 4! John Henry Newman founded the Catholic University of Ireland which later became UCD.  He also wrote a poem which Dvorak considered putting to music …

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THEIA

Hailing from the heart of England’s ale brewing capital, on the edge of the National Forest, Burton-on-Trent, three-piece, THEIA, have harnessed the rugged terrain of the Peak District to bring the world their blend of hard rock n roll. It’s a classic rock feel for the modern era, played with …

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This Is The Sound Of Sugar Town Volume 2

Thirteen More Tasty Treats from Bury St Edmunds Rock City  On Friday 7th July 2017, R*E*P*E*A*T Records and Pure Deadly are extremely proud to release ‘This Is The Sound Of Sugar Town Volume 2’: a 12” vinyl and download album featuring thirteen amazing acts from the UK’s unsung DIY rock capital, …

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Sir Ranulph Fiennes

On Thursday 13 July, King’s Lynn Corn Exchange welcome Sir Ranulph Fiennes, who will be discussing his personal journey – Mind Over Matter. In Mind Over Matter, Sir Ranulph Fiennes offers a personal journey through his life, from birth to the present day. From light-hearted to strikingly poignant, Mind Over Matter covers Sir Ranulph’s …

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Swinging 60’s Nostalgia

Brian Poole, Alan Blakley started the Tremilos (the original Tremeloes) in early 1958 while still at School. This was the age of Rock & Roll, and friends wanted them to play at small venues and cinemas asked them to play during the intervals between films. Playing their predominantly Buddy Holly …

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J Hus

Having released one of this year’s biggest British Breakthrough albums, J Hus announces his European tour which kicks off November 1st 2017.  His debut album ‘Common Sense’ came in at No. 6 on The Official Charts, and has since spent three weeks in the Top Ten selling an impressive 30k …

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Magic Of Mowtown

Music fans are invited to the biggest party of the year as the unstoppable Magic of Motown show steams into King’s Lynn Corn Exchange on Friday 23rd June. It has been seen by over 1 million people all over the world and has been recently performed for the Royal Variety …

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The Sugarhill Gang

OEP Live! are pleased to present The Sugarhill Gang and guests to The Apex, Bury St Edmunds on Thursday, 27th July.   As the age of disco drew to a close, music fans the world over were ready for an injection of freshness. In 1979, in Englewood, New Jersey, a …

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Leaone

LEAONE (pronounced ‘Lee-own’) is a smouldering new talent from Beccles in Suffolk. Ostensibly one man with a deep, rich vocal sound which has seen him described as the missing link between Leonard Cohen and Lana Del Rey, ‘Oh My Sweetest Sin’ is Leaone’s debut EP following 2016’s lush, lovelorn DIY …

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A Transatlantic Evening

The Georgia Shackleton Trio present this very special one-off collaborative Transatlantic Session, at Norwich Arts Centre on Thursday 15th June. Featuring Norwich’s own; Alden, Patterson and Dashwood, and US old-time duo; Hen’s Teeth. The evening will feature a set from each act, presenting one-off formations of GST + APD, as …

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The Pure Floyd Show

Super Saturday Night Entertainment at the Public Hall.  A week on Saturday, on the 10th June at 7.30pm, the Beccles Public Hall team will be welcoming back the excellent tribute band to Pink Floyd, The Pure Floyd Show – a must-see for all Pink Floyd fans! Following last year’s run …

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Elgar’s Masterpiece at RHS

On Saturday 17th June 2017, the Chapel Choir of the Royal Hospital School, National Youth Choir of Great Britain Fellowship, Phoenix Singers and Holbrook Choral Society will join forces with the acclaimed Reade Orchestra for a performance of Elgar’s Dream of Gerontius in the stunning RHS Chapel. This work is …

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Erasure

Erasure have unveiled the Vince Clarke remix of Love You To The Sky from their new EP, and announced an extensive tour for early 2018.  The band will embark on a headline UK tour with European dates starting in Dublin on 31st January. February will see Erasure travel throughout the UK, finishing up …

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