Eyes of the world on town as music and arts festival starts

St Annes Music and Arts Festival, Ashton Gardens

Rebecca Ferguson is heading to Preston

Rebecca Ferguson is coming to Preston

X Factor favourite Rebecca Ferguson will be performing live in concert at Preston Guild Hall on Saturday, February 10 next year.

TV Smith will be playing The Adverts best known hits at next months Rebellion Punk Festival PHOTO: JANETTE DECKER

Punk pioneers back in resort for Rebellion

One of Britain’s punk pioneers will be playing the resort next month when the Rebellion Punk Festival returns to Blackpool.

David Duckmanton as Mick Hucknell in A New Flame

David’s voice is Simply similar

Fans of the unique vocal tones of Mick Hucknell will be in for a treat next month, as A New Flame comes to the Marine Hall.

Graeme Park with Hacienda Classical

House fans are older, but can still have fun

One of the godfathers of House, legendary DJ Graeme Park, has lost none of the enthusiasm for the “electronic disco” that he championed in the 80s.

Intercity Blues Band

Debut for Intercity Blues Band

There’s a new act heading to Deadun’s at Fleetwood’s Royal Oak this week.

JoJo Siwa will perform at SlimeFest in October

Teen singer JoJo to join SlimeFest bill

Teenage singer JoJo Siwa will be performing at Nickelodeon’s SlimeFest being held at Blackpool Pleasure Beach later this year.

Olly on stage at Lytham Proms in 2012

Festival is Right Place Right Time for Olly

A ‘day off’ in Olly Murs’ world isn’t quite what most of us would expect.

Kirk Brandon (right) with master cellist Sam Sansbury

Make a date with destiny singer

With more than 15 studio albums to his name, Kirk Brandon is sure to create a special night at Thornton Little Theatre.

Jonathan Antoine

Singing sensation is back

He’s become a familiar face at music venues on the Fylde, and this weekend Jonathan Antoine is back for his latest local show.

The Chicago Blues Brothers

‘World’s favourite’ tribute show

An award-winning tribute to the Blues Brothers - hailed as the world’s favourite - comes to the Grand Theatre in the autumn.

Whats on

Dance party on the Prom

Dance music fans were raving in the sun shine as festival Back To The Old Pool came to town for a second year.
Kara Lily Hayworth will star as Cilla Black in Cilla The Musical at the Opera House

New Cilla show’s star is revealed

After weeks of open auditions across the country, the star of new show Cilla the Musical - charting the rise of fame of Cilla Black - has been revealed.

Dance DJ Dave Pearce

DJ Dave takes plunge back to the Old Pool

“I remember Jason Fubar ringing me when the Syndicate was about to open,” dance DJ Dave Pearce recalls.

Jimi Love as Prince with the band Purple Rain

Band night to celebrate Prince

A ‘world-class live celebration of the music, life and legacy of Prince’ comes to Blackpool this autumn.


Beautiful music on show by local choirs

A ‘balmy evening’ of music is on the bill tonight and tomorrow, as the Elswick Singers present their Summer Harmonies concerts.

Limehouse Lizzy headline Rock Of Ages

Triple bill for rocking out

Get ready to rock Blackpool, with a special one-night only show in the Winter Gardens Arena this Saturday.

Whats on
Bad Religion headline the first night of Rebellion

LA legends to kick-off 22st Rebellion festival

In less than a month’s time Blackpool will once more play host to some of the world’s most legendary punk bands.

Busted will be playing in Preston in October

Busted are back - and in Preston

Busted will be performing live in concert at Preston's Guild Hall on Monday, October 16 2017.


Band sail on with album and tour

Starsailor have announced tour dates to promote their new album All This Life due to be released in September.

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