Musical pair lend rhythmic flair to charity work

A local musical duo are turning their melodic talents to charitable causes as they seek to raise funds and awareness for children's hospitals, Pendleside Hospice, and Marie Curie cancer care.

Thunder opened their new tour in Manchester

GIG REVIEW: Thunder at 02 Manchester Apollo

‘Everybody, scream!’

Lancashire PA owner Darryl Fraser with a cheque for the money he raised for Pendleside Hospice at a House music night.

House music raises the roof for hospice funds

Revellers danced the night away and helped to raise £250 for Pendleside Hospice.
Fierce Mercy by Colin Hay

Music review: Fierce Mercy by Colin Hay

Men at Work frontman Colin Hay releases a solo album next month which is full of gentle and beautiful songs.

100 Voices of Gospel

Join 100 Voices of Gospel

One lucky choir from Lancashire will get the chance to join the internationally renowned 100 Voices of Gospel when they head to the county next month.


Bouncers and Shakers; Green Door Theatre Group

Get set to blast back to the 80s this month when Green Door Theatre Group presents a double bill of shows.
Theatre and Comedy
Northern Social

BAND PROFILE: Northern Social

Northern Social is a hard hitting rock/indie covers band whose passion for live music knows no bounds.

The Chainsmokers, who have made musical history on a level with legends, The Beatles and the Bee Gees.

This band are a smokin' hot combo

Fresh from their debut at The Brit Awards, The Chainsmokers stormed into Manchester for their one night sell out show at Manchester Academy and judging by the length of the queue (right round the block) I could tell it was going to be a top night.


Heavenly voices of top band G4 mark first birthday of Jet Set Angels

A school project, that took flight in the heart of Padiham but is now known across seven continents, is celebrating its first birthday this month.


You can't beat this 'Thriller' of a show

A storming show by the world's leading Michael Jackson impersonator played to a packed audience at Burnley's Mechanics Theatre.
Blessed Trinity RC College's Drama Academy. (s)

Teenage talent brought to the fore

The spotlight was on teenage talent last Friday when a group of pupils won over an audience to scoop a trophy and prize.

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Steps are back!

90s pop group Steps announce UK tour and comeback album

Pop group Steps will celebrate 20 years since they formed with a comeback album and UK tour.

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Mark Johnstone

Massive night of dance music

An electrifying night of dance music will shock, thrill and delight Burnley clubgoers this weekend.

Members of Dance Academy, from Blessed Trinity RC College. (s)

Spotlight on high school talent

The pressure is on for this host of talented performers as they compete for a fantastic school prize.

Whats on

Smash hit show set to be a real 'Thriller'

World renowned Michael Jackson impersonator Navi, who is set to perform in Burnley on Friday night (March 3rd), is to star in a new film about the last few days of the music legend, it has been revealed.

Dreamboats and Petticoats at the Palace Theatre, Manchester

Theatre review: Dreamboats and petticoats at Manchester Palace Theatre

It was cold, it was dark, and I needed cheering up on a Monday evening. So what better than a song and dance?

Theatre and Comedy

Band profile: ALL HAIL HYENA!

ALL HAIL HYENA! are a postpunkmathrockgaragemetal trio from Burnley tipped 'Ones To Watch for 2017' by Louder Than War and making their own HYENAZINE.
Northern Soul night at The Muni, Colne. (s)

Northern Soul, the edgier brother

The youth of Burnley and Pendle in the 1960s and 70s were key-holders to an underground music scene offering a trove of rare vinyl.

Whats on
The Magic of Motown is coming to The Muni, Colne, next month. (s)

Last day to enter Motown competition

Today is your final chance to enter our competition offering tickets to a dazzling show smashing hit after hit from the 60s.

Whats on

Byerden's big live bash a huge success

A rip-roaring day of live music has helped pull  one of Burnley’s most iconic clubs away from the brink of closure.

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