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Post War Glamour Girls

Leeds’ much loved post-punk quartet Post War Glamour Girls have announced details of their third album ‘Swan Songs’ which will be released on Hide & Seek Records on the 17th of April. ‘Swan Songs’, the follow up to 2015’s acclaimed ‘Feeling Strange’ and their outstanding debut album, 2014’s ‘Pink Fur’ is musically reminiscent …

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Alison Moyet

On June 16th, Cooking Vinyl presents ‘Other’ – the brand new album by pop legend and relentless explorer Alison Moyet. As Moyet herself explains,  “For me, making a record at this age, lyrically, is a different proposition. Observation in most cases replaces emotion. The invisibility of middle/aged woman rather thrills me and instead …

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European Union Chamber Orchestra

The much-loved European Union Chamber Orchestra returns to Cambridge Corn Exchange on Thursday 6th April 2017 with a spring concert guaranteed to lift the spirits. It is the latest concert in the Cambridge Classical Concert Series. Directed by Eva Stegeman, the evening opens with Mozart’s Serenade in D K.185, filled …

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Sklamberg & The Shepherds

Three renowned performers of Eastern European Jewish music come together in this exceptional new trio: Lorin Sklamberg, co-founder of the legendary Klezmatics; uniquely innovative clarinettist Merlin Shepherd, and the remarkable vocalist/pianist Polina Shepherd, originally from Siberia. Together they group as SKLAMBERG & THE SHEPHERDS. Each performer represents a different nation, yet …

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No More Secrets!

The multi award-winning Secret Garden Party, the event that set the creative benchmark for festivals in the UK and around the world, announced today that this year’s event, July 20-23, will be the final instalment in its illustrious 15-year tenure as one of the most celebrated events on the summer …

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Sam Brookes

Sam Brookes releases his new single My Girl Drinks Coffee on Friday 31st March and a UK tour in April and May 2017. London based songsmith and former Sunday Times ‘Breaking Act’ Sam Brookes is still one of the UK alt-folk’s best kept secrets. His acclaimed 2014 album Kairos was …

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DJ Format & Abdominal

For fourteen years, DJ Format and rapper Abdominal have been entertaining crowds from Toronto to the UK. Now the hip-hop stars are back at it in 2017 with their new album Still Hungry. The new album comes off the heels of a wildly successful November 2015 UK tour that commemorated ten years since their last …

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Skinny Lister

Hot off the heels of a sold out UK tour in support of current album The Devil, The Heart & The Fight, Skinny Lister announce a run of even bigger venues for Spring 2017. Having just played to a packed out London Garage, Skinny Lister will return to the capital to …

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Patch and The Giant

I had the pleasure of chatting with Angie Rance of Patch and the Giant recently.   If, like me, you have never come across this band you will have two opportunities to see them in our region soon.  Firstly at Cambridge folk Club at the Golden Hind and then at The …

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A Wealth of Classical Culture

February.  Cold, bleak and kind of nothingy unless you’re one of those types who lives for the cards, flowers, chocolates and heart-themed restaurants on please-love-me-please-please-please day: La Saint Valentin.  Even our very own Bard remarked on the trials of this month:  ‘That you have such a February face, so full …

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