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Rod Stewart

Rod Stewart Heads to Carlisle in UK Hits 2016 Tour

MUSICAL MOTIVATOR: conductor Wyn Davies always coaxes the best out of the Lakeland Sinfonia

Conductor Wyn brings out sinfonia's best

The Dovetail Trio

One of hottest new acts on Folk circuit to perform at Staveley Roundhouse

The Hey Down Treaders

New Kendal band take roots scene by storm

Jazz club's unmissable double header

Top line-up for Priory

Top line-up for Priory

Lizee Weedy

Lancaster student to perform with prog legend 

John Ellis Trio. Picture by Porl Medlock

Manchester jazz composer John Ellis comes to Crosby Ravensworth as part of rural tour

Matthew Halsall and The Gondwana Orchestra. Picture by Simon-Hunt.

Rising UK jazz star to headline Carlisle venue

Empirical will headline this year's Lancaster Jazz Festival (Image by Tom Barnes)

Lancaster Jazz Festival announce 2015 line-up

Billy Mitchell and Ray Laidlaw from The Lindisfarne Story

Former band members bring The Lindisfarne Story to Keswick

Organ recital is great success

WORLD CLASS: violinist Jennifer Pike and the Manchester Camerata play Kendal Leisure Centre's Westmorland Hall on December 12.

Exciting start to sinfonia season

Laurence Jones. Picture by MHP Studios

Laurence Jones set to rock the Brewery Arts Centre

South Carolinian grungers Heyrocco announce Preston show

THE KING`S MEN: a performance of seamless phrasing, perfect intonation, and magical harmonic progressions.

REVIEW: King's choir in perfect harmony

Gorgeous Media’s Janine Bebbington and Jonny Patchett on the set of Bring Me Sunshine

Lancaster film company releases video to local singer's 'Bring Me Sunshine' cover

Jeremiah Ferrari

Gig guide from August 27

O'Hooley and Tidow

Folk duo O'Hooley and Tidow bring Summat's Brewin' micro tour to Ulverston

Top tunes with a classical twist

Top tunes with a classical twist

Rick Wakeman. Photo by Lee Wilkinson

Keyboard legend Rick Wakeman to play at historic Lancaster venue

Gig guide from August 20

Crook Morris at last year's Settle Folk Gathering

Settle Folk Gathering returns to market town

Former Zutons frontman Dave McCabe brings new musical project to Carlisle

Former Zutons frontman Dave McCabe brings new musical project to Carlisle

Writer to bring Bob Dylan show to Kendal’s Brewery Arts Centre

Writer to bring Bob Dylan show to Kendal’s Brewery Arts Centre

STAR TURN: pianist Martin Roscoe is joined by the Moricosta String Trio for the next Grange-over-Sands and District Concert Club performance on Friday, September 4 (8pm) at the Victoria Hall.

Leading pianist makes welcome return

Summery tunes in courtyard

From The Jam duo go acoustic

Fred and the Steam Machine. (33640069)

Fred steaming in for first town gig

Lucy Rose

Lucy enters new ‘sonic’ space

Nicola Farnon

Gig guide from August 6

AWARD-WINNING DUO: Ninebarrow's Jon Whitley and Jay LaBouchardiere headline a charity concert in aid of Manna House at Kendal on Friday, August 7 (7pm) at the United Reformed Church.

Award winning duo play for good cause

SPOOKY: black-clad choristers are gearing up for their biennial blast round Britain

Boys in black are back

Photo by Carsten Windhorst

Gig Guide for July 30 - August 5

Jazz trio has plenty passion and swing

Batala in Market-Square. Picture by Mandy Blackwell.

Lancaster festival to roll back the clock

FULL OF NOISES: violinist Alison Blunt shares the stage once again with Italian soprano saxophonist extraordinaire, Gianni Mimmo at Sedbergh and Barrow (pic credit Manuel Miethe).

Skilled in the art of improvisation


Vocal trio 'BLAKE' bring new show to Lancaster

RED HOT: The Chilli Pipers are on their way to Kendal

World's most famous bagpipe band are coming to Kendal

Jane Weaver. Picture by Rebecca Lupton.

Synth-pop artist Jane Weaver plays at Kendal's Brewery Arts Centre

WELL-VERSED: actor and radio presenter Simon Yaxley narrates Swiss novelist CF Ramuz’s story in Stravinsky’s Soldiers’ Tale Suite. (Pic Sarah Kay Photography)

Voice of radio in music festival spotlight

Springsteen Sessions

Gig Guide for July 23-29

RESIDENCY: The Kuss Quartet (photo: Molina Visuals)

Music lovers anticipate Lake District Summer Music's 30th anniversary programme

INTERVIEW: James bassist Jim Glennie discusses his upcoming headline slot at Kendal Calling

INTERVIEW: James bassist Jim Glennie discusses his upcoming headline slot at Kendal Calling

Lancashire Council pick Morecambe and Wise classic by local star Ashleigh Wood as the sound of Morecambe this summer

Jab Jab playing at a BBC Studio in the 1970s. From left to right: Robert ‘Rombozo de Jab’ Whittington, Joe Augustine, ‘Skinhead Dick’ Augustine, Charlie Augustine

Grasmere hotelier plays with reggae rock band for first time in 35 years

ONE TO WATCH: rising cello star Megan Rolf

REVIEW: Megan's concert debut hits the right note

Punk poet John Cooper Clarke

Bard of Salford John Cooper Clarke comes to Bentham

WIT AND WONDER: Emily Hennessey will be in spellbinding form at Windermere's Carver Church on Sunday, August 9 (3pm).

Emily brings a little myth and magic to music festival

Pete Lashley

Gig Guide July 16-22

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