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Take That star headlines DJ set at Leeds nightclub

Take That star, Howard Donald, will be taking over a Leeds nightclub this weekend as he headlines a DJ set.

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BREAKING: Big names for South Yorkshire's first Wentworth Music Festival

South Yorkshire's Wentworth Woodhouse stately home is to be the spectacular backdrop for a new outdoor music and comedy festival with a chart-topping line-up including Tony Christie, Heaven 17, T'Pau and Lemar.
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Martha Wainwright

Music interview: Martha Wainwright

If Martha Wainwright’s sixth album Goodnight City has a certain homely quality it may have something to do with the fact that the singer has reconnected with her roots.

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Margo Price is the first country artist to be signed to Jack White's record label.

Music preview: Margo Price at Brudenell Social Club, Leeds

When Margo Price injured her hand halfway through her autumn tour of the UK it seemed like she’d suffered yet another of what Nashville Scene describe as ‘life’s cruel twists and unjust turns’.

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Music preview: 360 Club showcase for Independent Venue Week

Leeds music showcase the 360 Club is again taking part in Independent Venue Week, the annual celebration of small venues across the country.

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Steve Lamacq. Picture: BBC.

Post Music - Interview: Steve Lamacq

To coincide with Independent Venue Week, BBC 6 Music DJ Steve Lamacq is to broadcast his show from the Brudenell Social Club in Leeds on January 23.

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Arron Healy is a 30-year-old Leeds musician

Musician's new video parodies everyday annoyances

A Leeds musician has released a comedy rap song about his pet hates in everyday life.

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Elbow announce summer ‘Forest Live’ gig in Yorkshire

Elbow is the latest band to announce dates as part of Forest Live, where acts perform in spectacular woodland settings around the country as part of the summer concert series promoted by the Forestry Commission.

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Curtis Johns on Let It Shine

Leeds singing star Curtis wows on Let It Shine

A young Leeds businessman has dazzled audiences on Gary Barlow's new TV talent show.
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Steve Lamacq is to broadcast his BBC 6 Music show from the Brudenell Social Club, Leeds: Dean Chalkley/BBC

Music interview: Steve Lamacq of BBC 6 Music to broadcast from Brudenell Social Club, Leeds

“I love going on tour with bands, which is something I’ve done ever since I was a fanzine writer,” says BBC 6 Music DJ Steve Lamacq, by way of introduction to the series of broadcasts he’s about to do across the country to mark Independent Venue Week.

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LIVE: Jessica de Sa from Leeds has reached the final.

Young Yorkshire talent set to turn up the volume at Soundwaves Music Competition

Twelve up-and-coming unsigned bands and singers from Yorkshire will take to the stage to win the attention of music industry bosses.

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Flint Bedrock

Music interview: Flint Bedrock

After a spell spent managing and promoting the work of others, Flint Bedrock starts the new year with a single of his own.

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Temples are to play at Hebden Bridge Trades Club.

Music preview: Heavenly Weekend at Hebden Bridge Trades Club

Heavenly Recordings returns to Hebden Bridge from January 19-22 for a second weekend in the hills.

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Rock icon David Bowie

David Bowie: Remembered a year on

It made news headlines around the globe and sparked an outpouring of tributes from music lovers worldwide, the news of David Bowie’s death one year ago was profoundly felt by countless people touched by his music over many decades.

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One of the UK's biggest punk rock festivals has announced its Leeds line-up.

One of the UK's biggest punk rock festivals has announced its Leeds line-up.

Slam Dunk Festival, which is headlined by Enter Shikari, arrives in the city centre on Sunday May 28 for its northern installment.

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Singers are being invited to join Leeds City Museums new community choir.

Museum to create choir

Singers are being invited to make music history as part of Leeds City Museum’s new community choir.

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Drake, the world's most streamed artist, is coming to the First Direct Arena, Leeds.

Music preview: The shape of gigs to come in Yorkshire in 2017

January can often be the quietest month of the year for live music but in 2017 the new year starts with a bang for many of the region’s venues.

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MUSICAL YOUTH:  Violinist Francesca Dego.

Meet rising star Francesca Dego

Francesca Dego is one of the world’s most sought after young violinists and she performs at Harrogate International Festivals’ Sunday Series this month.

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Argentinian rockers The Otherness hoping to win Excite and Entertain Leeds talent competition

VIDEO: Argentinian rockers The Otherness enter talent competition to Excite Leeds

Are you the next Kaiser Chiefs, Ernie Wise or Damien Hirst?

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