Try something different on Thursday

Do you fancy trying something a little bit different on a Thursday night?

Wille and the Bandits are coming to Preston

A lesson in music, life and everything from Wille and the Bandits

Don't know your djembe from your bougarabou? Or your slide guitar from your rhythm guitar? Then look no further than Wille and The Bandits.


Kendal Calling announces huge line-up for 2018

The award winning festival Kendal Calling have announced a huge line-up for their 13th year.

The Walverden Primary School children at the Young Voices event at the Manchester Arena.

Nelson school performs at world's largest school choir concert in Manchester

Students from a Nelson Primary School enjoyed a recent trip to the Manchester Arena to take part in the world's largest school choir concert in the world, joining thousands of others to perform for a sold-out audience.


Grace swaps village pub for arena tour

From village pub singer to X-Factor finalist, a Langho songwriter is taking to the same stage where international superstars have performed the world's biggest hits.

Jane Angel

Colossal lineup set for Burnley charity dance night

A glorious night of top class dance music will bring the town to its feet this weekend – all in the name of charity.

Prepare for punk-rock madness this weekend with gig headliners ALL HAIL HYENA! AKA singer Jay Stansfield, bassist Tom Cross and drummer Rob Ashworth. (s)

Rockers on song to unite two cities

A trio of Lancashire rockers is celebrating two Northern cities this weekend.

The popular Uptown Band are to play at a Burnley church to help raise money its building fund.

Popular band are back in town

A popular band, that proved to be a sell out success at their last appearance in Burnley, are making a welcome return.

Bubbly singer Kiki Deville had been chosen to appear in a new TV talent show.

Kiki set to hit the right note in brand new TV talent show

Burlesque singer Kiki Deville has been hand picked to star in a new TV talent show hosted by a former Spice Girl.
Soul sensation Jo Harman will perform in Barnoldswick this week

"Star in the making" Jo takes to the stage in Pendle

Jo Harman has emerged as one of Britain’s finest female soul artists.

The Script

Win VIP tickets to see chart-topping Irish rockers The Script

East Lancashire Newspapers has teamed up with a new car leasing centre to offer a pair of VIP tickets to see The Script.
B*Witched will be special guests at Bongo's Bingo

Eyes down in Preston for special Bongo's Bingo

Following on from the recent incredibly fast sell-out shows in early 2018 with unprecedented demand, there is an extra special Bongo’s Bingo date at Preston’s Guild Hall for the St. Patrick’s Day celebrations.
Whats on
Pictured at the presentation of the cheque to the Children's Heart Surgery Fund are (left to right) the Mayor of the Ribble Valley Coun. Richard Bennett, Amelie'Brown, Julian Brown of the Childrens Heart Surgery Fund, concert organiser Barry Brown, Ellis Thompson, from the string quartet, Mayoress of Ribble Valley Marilyn Davies and Maureen Brown.

Music students were on song for children's charity

Musical students and a string quartet entertained an audience in Padiham and raised the grand the total of £750.

Burnley Contempo Choir co-ordinator Yvonne Roberts presents a cheque to Clive Forrester and representatives of the MS Society, watched by choir members.

Choir on song to raise cash for charity

A choir hit the right note with a Christmas concert which raised over £700 for a worthy cause.

Lucy Zirins

Hometown girl Lucy releases new album

Hometown singer-songwriter Lucy Zirins showcases her multi-layered artistry with new album Live at the Old Courts.
Nelson's princes of rock, ALL HAIL HYENA!

Hyenas to rock out with heroes at 'dream' show

Nelson's princes of punk are living the dream by gigging with an NME favourite.

The Hiding Magpies' front man, Jake Dixon.

Colne-born musician ready for highly-anticipated album release

An up-and-coming Lancastrian band are set to release their debut album later this month, with their Colne-born front man gearing up for the album launch party at the Barnoldswick Music and Arts Centre.

Padiham's Nazareth Unitarian Chapel will host a brass band concert and Christmas Tree Festival this weekend.

Brass band back by popular demand

A popular brass band is making a return visit to Padiham by popular demand.
Barnoldswick Brass Band

Strike up the band for Christmas

Christmas is one of the busiest times of year for the popular Barnoldswick Brass Band.
Grace Davies looks set for a great career despite missing out on being crowned winner of The X Factor.

Amazing Grace misses out on The X Factor crown but looks set for future stardom

Singing sensation Grace Davies failed in her bid to be crowned the winner of The X Factor.

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