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Doncaster Racecourse set for a spectacular August with Ocean Colour Scene & Texas to perform at music live festival

Doncaster Racecourse has announced two further top acts for its summer festival of music – the 2017 Sun Bets Music Live!

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The Sherlocks

TRAMLINES EXCLUSIVE: The Sherlocks to play 'secret' Facebook Live album preview gig at Crystal Stage

South Yorkshire's latest Radio 1 stars The Sherlocks tare o play 'secret' album preview gig at Tramlines Crystal Stage, we can exclusively reveal.

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The Velcro Teddy Bears

WIN: Stand & Fall signed EPs by Sheffield's The Velcro Teddy Bears celebrating Tramlines weekend gig

Sheffield rock and roll quartet The Velcro Teddy Bears - who play a Tramlines Saturday night gig, July 22 - are celebrating the release of their new EP and we have signed copies to be won.

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The Libertines headline and open Sheffield's Tramlines festival on Friday night, July 21.Photo: Roger Sargent.

EXCLUSIVE: Libertines reveal fans may get sneak preview of new songs at Sheffield's Tramlines

Tramlines headliners The Libertines today revealed their fourth album is due out next Spring but lucky fans might get a sneak preview of new songs in Sheffield.

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Fans enjoy the 2016 Leeds Festival.

After-hours entertainment lined up for Leeds Festival

Heavyweight independent heroes Transgressive Records are returning to conquer after-hours on the Alternative Stage at the Leeds Festival for the eleventh consecutive year.

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Ash, heading for the Leeds Festival and Holmfirth Picturedrome.

Ash take in Picturedrome before Leeds Festival appearance

Long established Northern Irish indie rockers Ash will kick-off their UK tour in style at Holmfirth’s Picturedrome on Sunday, August 13.

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Scouting For Girls headline Party In The Park at Flamingo Land on Saturday, July 29.

PREVIEW: Scouting For Girls, Taken, X Factor stars and tribute acts at Flamingo Land's Party In The Park July 29 - tickets from £10

Scouting for a great deal to rock your summer? Flamingo Land's Party In The Park with headliners Scouting For Girls is on Saturday, July 29 and tickets are from just £10!
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Free Tramlines entertainment in The Peace Gardens

Tramlines announced line-up for free stages at Sheffield music festival

Tramlines tickets are close to selling out for this weekend's urban music festival but bosses today announced the line-up for two free stages in Sheffield city centre - featuring hotly tipped young acts snd street performers.
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The Killers. Photo: Anton Corbijn

BREAKING: Wonderful Wonderful news for fans as The Killers announce album and UK tour including Yorkshire dates

Chart-topping American rock superstars The Killers will play a UK tour later this year including Leeds and Sheffield Arena shows to follow the release of new album, Wonderful Wonderful.

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DEBUT GIG: Mark Abrahams (left) on stage in Sweden with Wishbone Ash veteran Andy Powell. PIC: Henrik Hildebrandt

Leeds guitar shop boss is Wishbone Ash’s latest ‘axeman’

A guitar player from Leeds has landed his dream job with rock legends Wishbone Ash.

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The Vamps at Sheffield O2 Academy on Monday, July 10.

WIN: Tickets to see The Vamps at Sheffield O2 Academy July 10

The Vamps have only just wrapped their massive UK arena tour but are back with an album preview show at the Sheffield Academy on Monday and you could be going for FREE.
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Union J

PREVIEW: X Factor stars Union J and girl trio Stooshe to play Flamingo Land's Party In The Park on July 1

The X Factor boy band Union J have replaced Matt Terry and with girl trio Stooshe will now headline Flamingo Land Resort's next Party In The Park on Saturday, July 1.
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Christine Sutcliffe with Sir Cliff Richard in Portugal.

Wakefield grandmother's last minute dream meeting with Sir Cliff Richard ahead of Leeds concert

Grandmother-of-seven Christine Sutcliffe won’t be the only life-long fan of Sir Cliff Richard at his Harewood House concert tonight.
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Ed Sheeran misses out Yorkshire for 2018 stadium tour

Ed Sheeran misses out Yorkshire for 2018 stadium tour

Ed Sheeran will not play a Yorkshire date as part of his UK stadium tour next summer.

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Rudimental

Win tickets to see Rudimental at Doncaster Racecourse

Doncaster Racecourse is excited to announce the Brit Award winning band Rudimental will perform after racing on Saturday 1 July.
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Gogol Bordello, gig in Leeds.

Gogol party coming to Leeds

Nine-piece multi-cultural gypsy ensemble Gogol Bordello are bringing the party to Leeds at the Beckett University next month.

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NewcastleGateshead Quayside. Photo: Visit England

VIDEO: All you need to know about The Great Exhibition of the North 2018

The Great Exhibition of the North will be the largest event in England in 2018 and organisers see it as a a game-changing moment for the North.
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VIDEO: Yorkshire firm behind brand for 2018's The Great Exhibition of the North

The Great Exhibition of the North promoting art, design and innovation throughout the region is exactly a year away and today it was revealed at the at the heart of its dynamic brand identity is a Yorkshire company.
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The Sensational 60s Experience on a 67 date UK tour

VIDEO PREVIEW: Legends announced for Sensational 60s Experience UK Tour

Legendary pop and rock stars in their seventies are to show today's young acts how to really rock on - they have just announced a 67 date UK tour .
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Live In Barnsley 2017 attracted record crowds of around 7,000 people

LIVE in Barnsley music festival hits top note with record 7,000 crowd

LIVE in Barnsley, the town's annual urban music festival, hit a top note with music fans attracting a record 7,000 turn out, bosses have revealed.
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