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It’s become a bit of a tradition in our house to go along to the festive production at the Corby Cube.
Sarah Becker reviews Russell Brand: My Life by William Shakespeare at the Royal and Derngate, Northampton
The Waterboys have been revealed as the first headline act which will join Fairport Convention at their annual festival next summer.
Bands interested in playing at next year's Shambala Festival have until January to get their applications submitted.
Acclaimed folk singer Maddy Prior is again teaming up with the Carnival Band for their Carols & Capers show which heads to the region this month.
Jim Causley will be celebrating the Christmas season with a selection of lesser known West Country carols at Great Knight Folk this month.
The Wellingborough Orpheus Choir will be joined by Park Junior School's choir for their afternoon Christmas concert this weekend.
Phats & Small and Sweet Female Attitude will be helping Boombastic Events welcome 2019 at a huge New Year’s Eve party this month.
Tad Newtown's Jazz Friends are back at The Walnut Tree for their Mellifluous Festival Frolics show this month.
Northampton rapper slowthai has been picked alongside nine other acts tipped for success next year as part of the BBC’s Sound Of 2019 list.
Every year Center Parcs transforms its popular resorts into Winter Wonderlands for the festive season and it involves a lot of co-ordination.
Northampton alternative quartet The Keepers are gearing up for their first headline gig at the Roadmender on Friday.
Skindred are back to headline the Roadmender in Northampton next weekend with tickets still available following a recent sell-out show at Esquires in Bedford and a sold out gig this week at the Craufurd Arms in Milton Keynes.
Sunday night’s show, a historic one no less, was billed as ‘40 years of Bauhaus / Ruby celebration featuring David J’.
Watford four piece The Spitfires are on the road touring in support of their latest album and headline the Roadmender on Saturday.
Atmospheric post hardcore five-piece Lastille are headlining The Horsehoe Inn.
Misty’s Big Adventure will be making their return to Northampton next weekend as part of a short Christmas tour.
Finnish bluegrass five-piece Steve ‘N’ Seagulls are headlining the Rushden Athletic Club this month.
Frustrated news reporter Jonathan Pie is heading to Northampton next year to berate the people in power - and the journalists apparently holding them to account.
Many years before Harry Potter came along, there was a certain trainee witch who cast a spell over young readers everywhere, and her name was Mildred Hubble.
Sleaford Mods will return to the Roadmender in April as part of a huge 32-date UK tour.
The reigning winners of X Factor have been added to the Soundscape Weekender festival which heads to the Coventry next summer.
And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead will be playing their seminal debut album Madonna at Esquires as part of a UK tour next year.
Alternative rockers A will headline the Craufurd Arms next year as part of a short run of dates to support Independent Venue Week.
South London legends Squeeze will bring their UK tour The Difford And Tilbrook Songbook to Royal & Derngate next year and tickets go on sale this Friday.
Anna Brosnan reviews Michael Starring Ben at the Royal & Derngate in Northampton
A Hitman that stands out from the crowd.
There is plenty to be proud of in our historic market town with a wealth of traditions, days out and award-winning food.
The King Of Hearts Festival is back at the Black Prince this weekend for another fund-raising all-dayer.
Former Bauhaus members Peter Murphy and David J make their return to Northampton this weekend for the first of two gigs at the Roadmender in December.
Two more chart-topping music artists have been added to a star-studded music festival in Coventry that has been billed as one of the biggest in the city’s history.
The organisers of the Northampton Music Festival are appealing to bands, volunteers and sponsors to get in touch to be part of next year’s event.
David Jackson reviews Bring Me The Horizon at Arena Birmingham
The Matt Woosey band are currently touring across the UK and headline The Stables next week.
Hats Off To Led Zeppelin will be celebrating the hits of the iconic blues rockers this weekend.
Slayer, Smashing Pumpkins and Eagles Of Death Metal are among the latest raft of names which have been added to this year’s Download Festival line up.
Northampton rockers The Big Dirty marked the release of their new mini-album Sex Rock City with a headline gig at Club 43 last week.
One of the world’s biggest chart-topping DJs is performing in Coventry for the first time next summer.
Get into the festive spirit with a visit to the theatre this Christmas where fun awaits for all the family.
New Battlefield is a Grand Operation.
Rain Man is one of those movies that is so iconic you can’t believe any re-make could be as good as the original.
Babybird is playing three shows across the UK in the coming weeks - including one at Esquires in Bedford at the start of December.
Karl Phillips and The Rejects bring the Greatest Roadman tour to the region for two gigs in the county this weekend.
Simply Sinatra will be celebrating the music of Ol’ Blue Eyes at Royal & Derngate next week.
New wave skiffle five piece The Ouse Valley Singles Club are headlining the Athletic Club in Rushden.
A magical tribute to the King of Pop Michael Jackson is returning to Royal & Derngate.
Blancmange are on the road touring in support of their new album and headline the Roadmender on Saturday night.
Sleeper will return to the region in March to headline the Roadmender.
Ruth Brindle takes a short break in the land of ice and fire
It's a case of Christmas arriving even earlier than usual in Milton Keynes this week as the new city's theatre hosts a musical spin-off version of the 2009 festive hit film, Nativity!
Christmas is coming and it's time to get your skates on to make magical memories on the ice.
The festive season is now upon as, and Northampton is about to get into the spirit with the switch-on of the Christmas Lights for 2018.
Northampton-born rapper slowthai has been picked by YouTube Music as one of the streaming platform’s ten ‘Ones to Watch’ on its inaugural spotlight list.
A concert bringing together some of the biggest music acts from the 90s and 00s under one roof is coming to Milton Keynes.
Welsh superstar Bonnie Tyler has spoken of her love of performing ahead of singing at a star-studded '80s show next month.
Rhythm and blues rockers Dr Feelgood are back at the Roadmender next Friday.
Gaz Brookfield is back in the region this weekend as his latest UK tour draws to a close.
Charlotte Carpenter and Alessi’s Ark are out on a run of co-headline gigs across the UK and Europe this month and kick off The Blood Moon tour at The Playhouse Theatre in Northampton on Saturday.
Award winning vocal trio Blake are out on tour, celebrating a decade together and headline the Lighthouse Theatre in Kettering on Monday next week.
Stage and screen star Sir Ian McKellen is returning to Coventry next year - to the place where his career started.
Lily Canter reviews Rebus: Long Shadows at the Royal and Derngate, Northampton
The famous Coca-Cola Christmas truck will be embarking on its annual UK tour for the festive season but will not be coming to Northampton this year.
The Northampton Symphony Orchestra kicks off its 125th season with a performance in Northampton this weekend.
Two decades after the Spice Girls revolutionised the '90s pop landscape, Emma, Mel B, Melanie C and Geri are back together, on tour, and will play in the region next June.
Big Country are out on tour celebrating the albums The Crossing and Peace In Our Time and headline the Roadmender this weekend.
Rock and roll revivalists Showaddywaddy are back in the county this weekend to headline The Lighthouse Theatre in Kettering.
Award-winning singer, writer and actress Hazel O’Connor heads to The Core in Corby next week for a live performance, Q&A session and screening of the iconic film Breaking Glass.
Leading men from London’s West End will come together as The Opera Boys at The Core next week for a night featuring a blend of music from opera to pop.
Les McKeown’s Bay City Rollers are returning to The Core at Corby Cube on Saturday.
Heroes for Peace will be making the 100th anniversary of Armistice that marked the end of the First World War at Royal & Derngate on Sunday.
The music of David Bowie will be celebrated in a show spanning the icon’s career next week.
Irish folk duo Foster & Allen are bringing their For a Night to Remember tour to Royal & Derngate next week.
Award winning German metallers Rammstein will headline Stadium MK next year.
In these times of conflicting dietary advice, pontificating chefs, and badly researched dos and do-nots of food, the world needs a ‘culinary Moses’, someone to lead us to the promised land.
“It tastes like kissing an ashtray”, warned our guide as I sat down to bravely sample a glass of ‘smoked beer’, in the German town of Bamberg.
Make space for rebirth of a Star.
Esquires is gearing up for another busy weekend of music with headline sets by The Eskies on Saturday followed by Brix & The Extricated on Sunday.
Krautrock legend and lead singer of pioneering German band Can will be joining musicians from Northampton at the Garibaldi on Thursday.
Tim Muddiman will be playing an acoustic show at The Lamplighter this week.
The Corby Male Voice Choir will be performing its penultimate concert of the year next week.
Jonah Matranga is back in the county next week as part of his UK tour celebrating the 20th anniversary of Far’s iconic album Water and Solutions.
Bon Jovi will play in Coventry next year - with support from the Manic Street Preachers.
Black Ops 4 is a right Royale success.
David Jackson reviews The Lovely Eggs at the Roadmender, Northampton
Silverstone Circuit is celebrating Guy Fawkes Night on Saturday November 3, with a Stunt and Fireworks Show extravaganza and you could be there too.
The countdown to Christmas has officially begun and we have 50 pairs of tickets to giveaway to the 2018 Festive Gift Fair.
Phil Moore reviews Echo and the Bunnymen at the Royal & Derngate, Northampton
Ctrl Alt Fest Delete returns to Kettering this weekend for four days of live music taking place across three venues.
The Dutty Moonshine Big Band and Slamboree will be joining Madame Electrifie’s Discotech for The Night of the Living Dead at the Roadmender on Saturday.
A limited number of tickets remain for 10cc who are returning to headline Royal & Derngate.
BBC Radio 2’s Ken Bruce will be compering the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra’s Symphonic Rock concert Royal & Derngate next week as part of the theatre’s orchestral season.
Billy Lockett is due to play his final shows opening for Jeff Lynne’s ELO this week.
Much-loved comedian and actor Ardal O’Hanlon has announced he is coming to Northampton with his new show, The Showing Off Must Go On.
WWE 2K19 has gone in a completely different direction for the 20th iteration of the long-running series and my has it worked.
The Three Degrees are back in the region on Sunday to headline The Castle Theatre as part of their 50th Anniversary Tour.
Women In Rock will be celebrating the music of some of the world’s biggest female music legends at The Core on Friday.
The Johnny Cash Roadshow will be celebrating the life of one of America’s greatest performers at The Core next week.
The CC Smugglers are playing a hometown gig at Esquires on Friday.
Mio Flux and Patchy The Rockstar released their new single SNL last weekend.
Is this the pinnacle for Assassin’s Creed?
We bring you the biggest fireworks guide around featuring events across Northamptonshire for 2018.
Award-winning restaurant critic and Masterchef judge Jay Rayner brings his show, The Ten (Food) Commandments to Northampton’s Royal & Derngate on Friday November 16.
Echo & The Bunnymen released their latest album The Stars, The Oceans & The Moon this month and headline Royal & Derngate next week as part of a short tour of the UK.
Following Twisted Wheel's recent physical chart number one hit with the EP Jonny Guitar, an almost sold-out Snakes & Ladders tour and support slots with Liam Gallagher, the band is back on the road and headline The White Hart in Corby.
It is one of the most famous musicals of all time is to be staged by the Northampton Musical Theatre Company starting next week.
Mega old friend that’s still bags of fun.
It's an interesting experiment to run with the film Jaws, I imagine that if you took out its much parodied soundtrack that it wouldn't have half the impact that it did.
A Christmas story with a twist is being presented by Brackley Players later this month.
Liverpool indie quartet Circa Waves will headline the Craufurd Arms in November as part of a run of small shows across the UK.
Esquires in Bedford is gearing up for a busy weekend with headline gigs by Ferocious Dog and the James Taylor Quartet.
The NC Jazz season is back at Royal & Derngate next Friday when John Law’s Re-Creations Quartet headline the Underground Studio.
Indie folk quartet Turin Brakes are headlining the Roadmender next Thursday.
Northamptonshire-born musical Kinky Boots has broken box office records at the Royal & Derngate having sold the highest number of tickets ever at the venue for a two week touring musical.
“God has abandoned us... I won't.”
The 13th annual Malcolm Arnold Festival is back this month to celebrate the life of the prolific Northampton composer.
And the sports game of the year is...
FIFA the king missing jewel in crown.
Level 42 will headline Royal & Derngate next week as part of their Eternity Tour.
Blues rock star Joanne Shaw Taylor headlines the Roadmender this week.
A story which sees two men on the brink of death will be performed at Northampton’s Royal & Derngate starting next week.
Following his Piano Portraits tour last year, Rick Wakeman is on the road again with a new show based on his album new Piano Odyssey.
Pioneering folk rockers Steeleye Span headline The Core at the Corby Cube next week.
Travel journalist Jan Henderson visits the Slovenian ski resort of Kranjska Gora.
Born trippy, VR that gets in your head.
The smash-hit show, At Last - The Etta James Story, is heading to Northampton’s Royal & Derngate next week.
Put simply, if your kids like dinosaurs then they will love Dinosaur World Live, an interactive family show currently touring the UK.
A life-sized murder mystery game that has been sweeping across major cities and towns across the UK is coming to Northampton.
Just Strange enough to work.
Lancashire duo The Lovely Eggs are about to embark on their final run of shows on the back of their latest album This Is Eggland and headline the Roadmender this month.
Corby metallers Raging Speedhorn are playing a special warmup gig in their hometown on Friday night ahead of headlining at the Electric Ballroom in London.
The writer and comedian Andy Hamilton is taking a different approach with his latest show.
We chat to puppeteer Thomas Stacy about being one of the puppeteers in the production of War Horse.
Not quite a Jordan leap forward.
Milton Keynes actor Thomas Dennis is delighted to be appearing as the leading role in the UK tour of War Horse currently in the city.
Canadian folk music great Bonnie Dobson is headlining The Lamplighter in Northampton next week.
The legendary hits of The Moody Blues are heading to Corby on October 5.
Acclaimed touring 60s show The Sensational 60s Experience is back at the Castle Theatre next week.
Ace relic hunting but relic mechanics.
Dave Myers and Si King, otherwise known as The Hairy Bikers, will be bringing their latest show to Northampton's Royal & Derngate
Brit and Ivor Novello Award winning singer songwriter KT Tunstall will headline Royal & Derngate next year as part of her UK and Ireland tour.
The first recordings by Northampton post-punk goth legends Bauhaus and their full back catalogue are due to be released in the coming months.
Travel journalist Jan Henderson visits the Austrian ski resort of Nassfeld declaring the trip ‘A nice surprise’.
Boyband Take That have announced they will be performing at Stadium MK next year
The King Of Hearts Festival will return to the Black Prince in December for another fundraising all-dayer.
Youngsters of all ages will be able to roar along with some dinosaurs in a new show designed for the whole family.
You might not believe me when you read this but you have an advantage.
I'm always struck by a phrase that I hear many times in life that the best things can often be simple.
Full control of a juggernaut.
Full casting has been announced for the iconic musical Les Miserables coming to Milton Keynes Theatre as part of a UK tour.
All the world is a stage and all the men and women are merely players.
Peter Ormerod talks to Ian McCulloch ahead of his shows at Warwick Arts Centre and in Northampton
So this is what it feels like to be Spidey?