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Baltimore musician on ‘returning’ to this year’s Preston Jazz and Improvisation Festival

Michael Joseph Harris Has the sound of a plaintive saxophone playing the minor ii-V-I scale been absent from your life too long? Perhaps you’ve missed the subtle interplay of guitarists experimenting with the dissonant and […]

6 days ago
Kickstarter launches to fund vinyl run of Preston Bus Station soundtrack

'Conductor | 8 Movements' The bus 'dance' in action Pic: Ash Hardman A Kickstarter is aiming to fund a vinyl run of the soundtrack to ‘Conductor | 8 Movements’ by Keith Harrison. The piece was commissioned by In Certain Places as part of its Beautiful […]

1 week ago
Crafty Vintage reveal line up for Hoghton Tower festival

Organisers of Lancashire’s longest-running independent festival have announced the line up for their forthcoming family-friendly event. Crafty Vintage will take place over the May Spring Bank Holiday weekend at Hoghton […]

1 week ago
Preston grime scene taking off as Moor Nook artist hits 25k views on YouTube

Lewis Paul aka Bap A grime artist from Moor Nook has 25,000 views and rising on YouTube. Lewis Paul – known as Bap – appears on Link Up TV with his track The Return. With […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Upcoming afro-beats artist films music video at Preston Docks

The music video was filmed at Preston Docks Slim Deezi, an upcoming music artist who has lived in Preston all his life has recently filmed a music video featuring Preston Docks in the background. The afro-beats pop artist […]

1 month ago
Preston’s Conti and The Ferret awarded further £87,000 from Culture Recovery Fund

The Ferret Pic: Tony Worrall The Continental and The Ferret have received a grant of £87,000 from the Government’s £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund. The grant – which follows the nearly £400,000 awarded in October – […]

1 month ago
Prestfest set to go ahead in 2021 bigger and better than ever

Organisers Preston BID have confirmed that Prestfest will take place on the Flag Market on Saturday, 14 August this year. After being unable to go ahead in 2020, Prestfest will […]

2 months ago
UCLan academics organise a virtual music event with a difference with the Harris

The Harris Museum in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall Music fans are set for a taste of live music with a difference thanks to a performance organised by a team of University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) academics. On Sunday […]

2 months ago
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