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VIDEO: Sheffield band Redfaces set music world on fire with debut Kerosene

Hotly tipped young Sheffield guitar band Redfaces have set the music world on fire with the release of their aptly named explosive debut single Kerosene.
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VIDEO EXCLUSIVE: Big names for South Yorkshire's first Wentworth Music Festival

South Yorkshire's Wentworth Woodhouse stately home is to be the spectacular backdrop for a new outdoor music and comedy festival with a chart-topping line-up including Tony Christie, Heaven 17, T'Pau and Lemar.
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Cellist Richard Jenkinson, appearing in Sheffield

Musical masterclass

Sheffield audiences can enjoy top quality chamber music and contribute to the city’s musical future tomorrow evening.

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Scottish singer-songwriter Adam Holmes of folk band Embers

Embers sparking new folk directions

A rising star on the British folk circuit comes to Sheffield on Saturday.

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January 19 - January 26 2017

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Strictly Come Dancing 'The Live Tour'

Strictly Come Dancing 10th Anniversary comes to Sheffield

Strictly Come Dancing 'The Live Tour' stops off at Sheffield Arena for two nights next week on Wednesday 25th & Thursday 26th January 2017.

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Truls Mork, one of the greatest living cello players, takes to the City Hall stage next week. 
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Classical: A world-class cellist

Truls Mørk, one of the greatest living cellists, takes centre stage with his hometown ensemble, the Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, and their new leader Edward Gardner at Sheffield City Hall next week.

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Music Main,  Jim Hart Gemini.

Cool cats beating a path to Crookes

Sheffield Jazz has settled into its new home at Crookes Social Club which last year featured excellent attendances with lots of new faces.

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UB40 are coming to Doncaster Racecourse.

Reggae stars UB40 announce Doncaster Racecourse summer date

British reggae stars UB40 have been unveiled as the first act announced to perform at Doncaster Racecourse this summer.

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Rebecca Freckleton in the title role of Whitney - Queen of the Night

Rebecca finds her calling as Houston

Whitney – Queen of the Night at Sheffield City Hall on Saturday is a celebration of the music and life of the late Whitney Houston.

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Wired for sound - are you?

Don't like music? You may suffer from brain disconnection!

People who can't get no satisfaction (cue seamless soundtrack!) from music may actually be suffering from disconnection in their brain.
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Denys Baptiste,. featuring in the Sheffield Jazz spring line-up

Stellar jazz line-up

Sheffield Jazz say they have had a great start to life in their new home at Crookes Social Club, “with stand-out music enjoyed by excellent attendances with lots of new faces”.

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Helen Mort at camp by the Knud Rasmussen glacier, East Greenland

Words spring from frozen land

Landscape has always been an essential part of the poetry of Helen Mort but last summer when she made a trip to Greenland she found it 
difficult to put the place and its beauty into words.

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The Beatles: "no future"

THIS WEEK REWIND: When The Beatles were rejected as having "no future"

This week 55 years ago saw budding band, who would become musical legends The Beatles, dismissed as having " no future in show business".
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David Bowie RIP

VOTE: Choose your fave face of 2016 casualty ch-ch-changing chameleon David Bowie

This year bid fond farewell to celebrities aplenty, none more sadly missed than David Bowie.

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Leeds hospital worker Carina Galsim aiming to prove she is just the tonic to win Excite and Entertain Leeds 2017 talent competition

VIDEO: Hospital theatre singer is 'Kim-tastic' tonic for our talent competition

Hospital worker Carina "Kim" Galsim - or 'Kim-tastic Funtastic' to her friends - wants to swap the operating theatre for a showbiz theatre.
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Milburn at Sheffield City Hall.

Sheffield favourites Milburn in full control of return

The year 2016 has been a bit of an “annus horribilis” for the music industry with the loss of a number of greats, including Prince, David Bowie and George Michael.

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Sheffield band The SSS are playing the 2017 Mosborough Music Festival.

Arctic Monkeys tribute at Sheffield music festival

It may still be 2016, but tickets are already on sale for the 2017 Mosborough Music Festival.

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The Blue Aeroplanes.

Blue Aeroplanes to land in Sheffield

The finest guitar band ever to come out of Bristol may not be much of an accolade, but art-rock institution The Blue Aeroplanes have had a big influence on modern music.

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It's elementary! The Sherlocks are hitting the big time with record deal

South Yorkshire Radio 1 stars The Sherlocks sign record deal

South Yorkshire's Radio 1 stars The Sherlocks have signed a record deal - bringing news of a long awaited debut album even closer.
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