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The finest musicians and performers from across the region gather to play at the Heartlands Music Festival and Fundraiser; an event to raise money and awareness of the Evelina Children’s Heart Organisation (ECHO). There will be sets from The Trips, Tony James Shevlin, Alton Wahlberg, Matt Watson, The Coral Cross Band, Setting Sons, Scarlet, Hemingway, The Islas, The Magic Es and Love Songs for Losers. It promises to be a day of great music for a worthy cause. Children’s entertainment…Find out more »
Sausage & Cider Fest arrives for the first time in Colchester! Join us for over 25+ amazing craft ciders and over 15 different types of sausage flavours! – Food Eating Competitions – Live Music – 25+ Ciders – Cider Bible – DJ – Big Garden Games – 15+ Types of Sausage Flavour – TIMINGS Session 1: 12.pm – 5.pm Session 2: 6.pm – 11.pmFind out more »
For 17 days each May, the Festival transforms our public spaces, city streets, performance venues, parks, forests and beaches, bringing people together to experience the same brilliant and inspirational events. The flagship arts festival for the East of England, our world-class programme spans music, theatre, literature, visual arts, circus, dance and free outdoor events.Find out more »
Held in conjunction with BBC Radio Suffolk, the popular StowBlues Festival returns on Saturday 6th June with a fantastic line-up of local, national and international talent. The entertaining line-up will provide a day full of electrifying blues music as audiences relax in the stunning setting of the Museum of East Anglian Life. Line-up to be announced - check out Foz's preview here https://www.grapevinelive.co.uk/features/foster-factor/suffolks-annual-blues-festival-takes-shape/ Super Early Bird (Available until 31st March 2020) £10 Early Bird (Available until 31st May 2020) £12 Standard £15…Find out more »
Alive & V-Dubbin™ has been running since 2009, the event is planned, organised and run by Naomi, Andrew & Family with the help of a dedicated team of crew volunteers. All crew members donate their time because they really care about Alive & V-Dubbin. We are very proud of our show and hope you have a fantastic time. All profits made are reinvested into future Alive & V-Dubbin shows.Find out more »
The alt-pop trio, fronted by Danny O’Donoghue, are one of the most successful Irish acts of recent times, achieving 6 billion streams, 30 million single sales, 10.8 million album sales, over 12 million monthly Spotify listeners and 1.8 million ticket sales globally. Having returned earlier this year with the emotive, stadium-bound first single ‘The Last Time’, their sixth studio album ‘Sunsets & Full Moons’ was released on Friday (8th November) and is set to continue the success of their previous LPs, with the band having clocked up an incredible four UK Number…Find out more »
Achieving immediate and sensational success in the early 1970s with his group Roxy Music, Bryan Ferry has taken his place as one of the most iconic and innovative singers and lyricists in popular music. Roxy Music’s eight studio albums are acclaimed as modern classics, with Ferry’s solo work shaping the course of contemporary rock and pop music. Behind classic songs such as ‘Slave To Love’, ‘More Than This’, ‘Avalon’ and ‘Love Is The Drug’, Ferry has continually affirmed his position…Find out more »
We are sad to have to announce that Bury Folk Festival, scheduled for 27th June 2020, has been cancelled because of the uncertainty caused by the Covid-19 Coronavirus.We felt that the responsible thing to do was to make a clear decision early; we do hope the situation for everyone improves quickly, but to continue with the preparations during these difficult times is not the right thing to do.The safety of everyone involved is far too important to ignore. The lineup…Find out more »
fefeTaking place in the heart of Norfolk near to the village of West Acre, the "Folk in a Field Festival" brings together a diverse mix of performers from the acoustic, folk and roots music scene. The rural setting of the festival, surrounded by woodland, contributes to a real “get away from it all” vibe in which to enjoy some great music, take in interesting craft demonstrations or sample local food.Find out more »
Ipswich Music Day is the last remaining one-day, multistage, free music festival remaining since the concepet of British Music Day was introduced by Mick Jagger back in the 90s. There are no fewer than six stages to choose from across Christchurch Park with a wide choice of sounds to suit every taste - including Grapevine's very own acoustic stage on the lawn of Christchurch MansionFind out more »
Irish pop superstars to reach more fans than ever before as they embark on their biggest UK outdoor tour to date! Westlife – the UK’s top selling album group of the 21st Century – will tour the UK in 2020 with their 15-date Stadiums in the Summer Tour. The spectacular summer tour, which includes a date at Colchester Castle Park on Saturday 11 July 2020, will see the global pop kings perform all of their greatest hits including Swear It Again, Flying Without Wings and You Raise…Find out more »
Buckfest 2020 will be held on Saturday July 18th from 11.30 to 22.45. We will be running 3 Stages with around 20 acts/Bands playing on the day. There will be the usual quality Food on sale plus Real Ales and Ciders. We will also be providing much more to keep the kids happy so watch out for announcements We will also have a fantastic selection of traders on site . If you would like to get involved as a Sponsor,…Find out more »
Tom Jones’ career has spanned over half a century, and has seen him win many accolades including a BRIT Award for Outstanding Contribution to Music and a Silver Clef Award for Lifetime Achievement. A global star, who was knighted by Her Majesty the Queen in 2006, has amassed 36 top 40 UK hits and has a continued worldwide reputation as one of the great vocalists, earning the nickname ‘The Voice’. He continues to be a coach on the hit ITV show…Find out more »
Eco Festival Colchester is a community event celebrating sustainable living. The event will have an artistic and educational focus including: – Music stage – Art / Artists – Craft – Food demonstrations – Food production tips – Allotment skills workshops – Wilderness and bush craft – Bee keeping – Cheese, bread & butter making – Basket weaving – Children’s area – Healing area – Electric bikes – Solar – Electric vehicle – Cycling – Recycling / Terracycling – Wildlife If…Find out more »
If you think you know Lancashire’s Rick Astley, think again. The much-loved multi-million selling 80s icon returned to capture the heart of a nation with his #1 platinum selling album “50” in 2016. He returned with his stellar album "Beautiful Life” in the Top 10 and has just released greatest hits album "The Best of Me". Back in 1987 his solo debut “Never Gonna Give You Up” was a global smash, Number 1 in 25 countries. Over the next 5 years…Find out more »
2019 has been a whirlwind for the English-Italian singer-songwriter; months of rapturously received shows across the world; a triumphant, sold-out Wembley Arena homecoming; collaborations with artists as diverse as Kylie, Mika and Sigma; and an album that, since its March release, has sold in old-fashioned numbers – ‘Singing to Strangers’ has shifted over 120,000 copies, making it emphatically one of the break-out albums of the year. ‘Singing to Strangers’, his sixth studio album, marked a breakthrough for Savoretti - his first UK number one album. Born…Find out more »
Ever since he exploded onto the music scene nearly 20 years ago, Alfie has racked up one extraordinary achievement after another. He has two UK Number 1 albums to his credit, while 'Together' and 'Together Again', his collaborations with good friend Michael Ball, have sold more than one million copies. Having performed in some of the world's greatest classical venues, he also has the rare ability to bring together all sorts of music lovers. Not many artists can lay claim…Find out more »
In the venerable parkland of Glemham Hall estate, with 7 different stages on offer, this weekend has become one of the folk scene’s most highly rated destinations.Find out more »
The bands confirmed so far are... Kyla Brox Blues and soul become inextricably entwined in award-winning singer-songwriter, Kyla Brox, whose raw talent has seen her described as “the finest female blues singer of her generation”. Winner of the 2018 UK Blues Challenge, Kyla has the honour of representing the UK in Memphis at the 2019 International Blues Challenge, as well as the European event in the Azores. Jimmy Regal and the Royals A tough and howlin' blues three piece, Jimmy Regal and the Royals, features…Find out more »
Having taken a break after touring as the pop phenomenon that was McBusted — McFly return with a spectacular live show playing their best-loved mega-hits such as All About You, Obviously, Star Girl, One for the Radio and Shine a Light. With seven UK number-one singles, five top-ten albums, six sell-out tours and ten million records sold worldwide, McFLY are without question one of the most significant British pop acts of the twenty-first century. Since hitting the big time as…Find out more »
We need to make an important announcement concerning Coronavirus (Covid-19) and Red Rooster. After much deliberation and with the safety of our audience being of the utmost importance, Red Rooster 2020 has been postponed and will now take place 4-6th September at Euston Hall. This has not been an easy decision but we hope that in light of the current situation we are all facing together, you can understand this is the right way forward. Our main headliners Richard Hawley and Asleep at The Wheel have confirmed they are available for the…Find out more »
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