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Fairport celebrate 50 years in style at their annual Cropredy Convention

Folk stalwarts Fairport Convention celebrated their 50th anniversary with a mammoth three-hour headline set on Saturday night at their annual Cropredy Convention.

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Cheque presentation to Myton Hospice from the money raised at Folk Off Cancer.

Music festival held in tribute of Warwick musician helps cancer charities

A music festival that was held in memory of a much-loved musician from Warwick has raised more than £2,000 for charity.

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Pauline Black and Arthur Gaps Hendrickson

2-Tone heroes The Selecter to play Leamington show

The Selecter, the riotous skank machine who exploded out of Coventry in the multi-cultural 2 Tone explosion of 1979, are playing in Leamington in October.

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Melvin Benn launching his ReBalance plans with Lande Hekt from punk rock band Muncie Girls, PRS Foundation chief executive Vanessa Reed and Lucy Wood, also from Festival Republic.

VIDEO: Festival boss launches ReBalance scheme to get more girls into music industry

Girl power got a helping hand today when one of the world's biggest music promoters launched an initiative in to encourage more female UK led bands, solo acts and sound engineers.

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Photo provided by Warwick Folk Festival.

Warwick Folk Festival returns this week

The popular Warwick Folk Festival has returned for its 38th year this week.

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The stage at Fairport's Cropredy Convention

No tickets left for ‘sold out’ Cropredy Convention festival

Organisers of this year’s Cropredy Convention are reminding anyone without tickets that this year’s festival is completely sold out.

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Warwick Folk Club needs a new home.

Warwick folk club appealing for help in finding new home

A Warwick music club that has been running for around 45 years is appealing for help in finding a new home so 
members can save their club.

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Pop duo Go West chat ahead of StepBack 80s concert

Pop duo Go West are riding the crest of an 80s revival wave and will be joining other acts from the era at the Ricoh Arena later this year.

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The Vickers-Bovey Guitar Duo

Review: Perfect setting for intense guitar concert in Ullenhall

Clive Peacock review the Vickers-Bovey Guitar Duo at St Mary the Virgin church, Ullenhall

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Lucy Rose performs in Leamington music shop Head

REVIEW: Emotional and captivating home-town show by Lucy Rose

Sam Jackson reviews Lucy Rose at Head in the Royal Priors, Leamington

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Singers in Divertimento

Choral concert being performed at Southam venue

A summer concert of English choral music is to be staged in at the Grange Hall in Southam this weekend.

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Rolling Stones Now

Classic tunes at Napton Festival

There will be a retro theme to this year’s Napton Festival which promises a full weekend of musical entertainment.

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Some of the singers at a previous concert

REVIEW: Crisp and enthusiastic rendering of Haydn masterpiece in Warwick

Clive Peacock reviews Saint James's Singers and Players' concert of Haydn's The Creation at St Mary's church, Warwick on June 3

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Princethorpe pupil meets rock legends Kiss

Princethorpe pupil meets rock legends Kiss

A Princethorpe College pupil got to meet some rock legends at a concert held in London last week.

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The Johnny Cash Roadshow promises a vast array of songs

Celebrate the greats with music shows at the Belgrade in Coventry

Frank Sinatra and Jonny Cash are among the legendary artists being celebrated at the Belgrade Theatre in Coventry this month.

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The Saint Jamess Singers at a previous concert

Joyous sounds of the Creation at St Mary’s in Warwick this weekend

The Saint James’s Singers will kick off their 2017 season in Warwick this weekend with one of the most joyous pieces of choral music ever written.

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Robbie Williams

Interview: Robbie Williams speaks ahead of Coventry date

You would think that someone who has achieved stardom as a solo artist and as one of the biggest boy bands in history would get used to the adrennalin of performing live.

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Oysterband are celebrating 40 years in the business and will be performing at the festival

Top acts lined up for Warwick Folk Festival

Warwick Folk Festival returns this summer with a heavyweight line up of folk stars from around the world.

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The four members of band Kryptic

Rock band from Kenilworth School entertains Kenilworth’s Rotarians

A rock band from Kenilworth School entertained Kenilworth’s Rotarians during a charity dinner last week.

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Sylvie Latimer and Mick Shaler.

Warwick musical festival to return in memory of much-loved musician

A music festival is being brought back to Warwick, in memory of the well-known musician who created it.

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