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Wheatus visit Northampton

Wheatus will return to Northampton in May to headline The Picturedrome.

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The Spitfires in action. Picture: David Jackson

Review: Raucous Mod-infused rock'n'roll from The Spitfires in Northampton

The Spitfires kicked off their UK tour with a headline gig at The Picturedrome in Northampton last week.

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Sam Bailey's single Skyscraper sold more than 300,000 copies

X Factor winner Sam Bailey plays Northampton show

The 2013 X Factor winner and gold-selling artist Sam Bailey will be showcasing her powerhouse voice when her Sing My Heart Out tour heads to Royal & Derngate.

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Nathan Carter has had three number 1 albums

Irish sensation Nathan Carter to sing in Northampton

Liverpool born country sensation Nathan Carter brings his UK tour to Royal & Derngate on Friday night.
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The Spitfires

Mod-punk favourites The Spitfires fly in for Picturedrome gig

The Spitfires headline Northampton for the first time when they play at the Picturedrome on Friday night (February 17), and frontman and songwriter Billy Sullivan can’t wait.
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Almond, Ellis-Bextor and Tunstall to play Flashpoint Festival at Rockingham Castle

Deacon Blue, Marc Almond, Sophie Ellis-Bextor and KT Tunstall are among the names who will headline the Flashpoint Festival at Rockingham Castle this summer.

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The band combine punk with elements of ska and spoken word

Hear the gospel truth from The King Blues in Northampton

Tickets are on sale for The King Blues who headline two gigs in the region in April.

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Orchestral greats and Irish favourite at Royal & Derngate in Northampton

The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra is heading back to Northampton on February 19 as part of the Royal & Derngate’s orchestral season for a matinee performance, entitled Russian Masters.
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David O'Doherty

10 things to do around Northamptonshire

Here's our guide of 10 things to do in and around Norrthamptonshire this week
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The Bootleg Beatles

Silverstone Classic to celebrate The Summer of Love

Whether it is car clubs marking key model and marque milestones with record parades or special races commemorating major moments in motor sport history, the annual Silverstone Classic is renowned for celebrating anniversaries in high-octane style. And this year the popular live music shows at the three-day family festival will have their very own birthday party.

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Fiori Musicali

Fiori mark anniversary of composers

Fiori Musicali – who specialise in bringing beautiful classical music to stunning venues – will be appearing in the glorious 18th century Music Room a Stowe.

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Ranking Roger of The Beat

Punk reggae rock heroes The Beat return to Northampton

The Beat are back at The Roadmender on Saturday February 11.

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Louisa Johnson is the youngest winner of The X Factor

Former X Factor winner Louisa Johnson to join Olly Murs at Northampton gig

The 2015 X Factor winner Louisa Johnson will support Olly Murs when he headlines The County Ground in Northampton this summer.
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The Akew Sisters won the Spiral Earth Award for Best Traditional Album in 2015

Acts announced for Raunds Festival

Tickets for this year’s Raund’s Festival go on sale at the start of February.

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Space are best known for their classic hits including Female of the Species, Neighbourhood, Avenging Angels and The Ballad of Tom Jones

Offbeat indie hitmakers Space return to Northampton

Indie favourites Space kick off their UK tour with a return to The Picturedrome in Northampton on February 4.

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The event features a number of popular acts

Big Red Gig to raise money for Northampton hospital

Musicians and DJs are coming together to help fund a revolutionary new incubator for babies at Northampton General Hospital.

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Audiences will be taken on a two-and-a-half-hour musical journey

An A-Z of rock riffs on the way to Northampton

Following the success of their 2015 and 2016 UK tour, 20 Greatest Guitar Riffs, The Classic Rock Show is returning to Northampton for a night of classic rock gems.

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Pete Tong

Pete Tong performs in Bedford

One of the most famous DJs in the country will be making a rare UK appearance for a new venue opening up in Bedfordshire.

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The Big Dirty

Three days left to help Northampton rockers fund new video

Northampton rockers The Big Dirty are appealing to fans to help fund the video to their next single.

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Carter Sampson has been championed by the likes of BBC Radio 2 DJ Bob Harris andBBC Radio Ulsters Ralph Mclean.

Celebrated American talent on way to Corby

Oklahoma singer songwriter Carter Sampson is out on  tour across the UK to coincide with her showcase at the Americana Music Association UK conference next month.

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