Review: The Subways at 53 Degrees

Saturday October 25 all photos courtesy of Lisa Stirling¬† This morning, a large amount of Prestonians woke up with the happiest bruises. The reason for that is that The Subways were back at 53 Degrees having not played Preston in far too long. It was apparent straight from the instantly recognisable opening drumbeat of Oh Yeah that Preston was happy to have The Subways back. […]

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Royal Blood say their Preston show at The Ferret last year will “go down in history”

Royal Blood have said their show at The Ferret will go down in history. In October 2013, the band played a free show at The Ferret. The gig attracted only a handful of people and prompted questions to be asked about Preston’s music scene. Ben Thatcher, drummer in the popular duo, was recently interviewed and asked about the Preston gig. He responded with shock at […]

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Preston Invincibles inducted into National Football Museum Hall of Fame

Preston North End’s legendary Invincibles have been inducted into the National Football Museum Hall of Fame. The ceremony took place on Thursday October 16 at it’s new location in Manchester. The move might feel somewhat overdue, given that the 1888 Preston team went the entire season unbeaten and that the Football Museum found its original home at Deepdale before it was poached by Manchester. Alan […]

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Comedy resurgent in Preston despite Frog & Bucket closure

Jason Manford will bring his comedy club to Ribby Hall. Comedy is stronger than ever in Preston despite the sad loss of the Frog & Bucket comedy club.¬† When the club announced it’s closure earlier this year it cast a grim shadow of Preston’s comedy scene. However a series of new comedy ventures in the city means that Preston will be laughing harder than ever. […]

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Razorrawks reveals new video and announces he will host new hip-hop night at The Ferret

¬† Razorrawks has released a new video for his song Home Is Where The Art Is. The track is another hip-hop song for an artist who has been plugging the genre in the city for some time. Razorrawks has also revealed plans to host a new hip-hop theme night at The Ferret called Vocal Harem. The first event will be this Sunday from 8pm with […]

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The Frog and Bucket was the only dedicated comedy venue in Preston

Frog and Bucket at the Guild Hall: Full first show details

The first Frog and Bucket show at the Guild Hall will be held on November 7. After the comedy club announced it would be closing, there was a real gap left in the Preston comedy scene, that will hopefully be filled by these shows. The line-up will be Danny McLoughlin, Katie Mulgrew and John Lynn presented by Phil Ellis. More shows have been booked for […]

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