This category relates to all things to do with music in Preston.

Preston Jazz and Improvisation Festival returning for 2024 to spread music and culture across the city

Prestonians enjoying Jazzin’ the Park on Winckley Square in 2023 Preston Jazz and Improvisation Festival is returning for 2024 with 26 exciting music and culture-related activities taking place across the city. The three-week festival is set to ignite the city […]

5 days ago
Rock on the Rec returns to raise vital funds for Ribchester football club

Rock on the Rec showcases local musical talent and raises vital funds for Ribchester Rovers. A hugely popular local music event is returning to Ribchester park this Saturday, May 18. Now in its eighth year, Rock on the Rec will host seven local bands and […]

6 days ago
The Doors Rising to play gig at Preston’s The Conti

The Doors Rising The Doors Rising will play at The Continental in Broadgate on Friday. The UK-based Doors tribute band are known for capturing the sound, feel and experience of the psychedelic 60s. […]

1 week ago
Penwortham choir to celebrate influential composers with concert in Ashton

Rawstorne Singers A Penwortham-based choir is set to celebrate the lives of two influential composers with a special performance. The Rawstorne Singers’ Choral Celebration will mark the 150th anniversary of the birth […]

1 week ago
‘The Ferret is just one of those places – you get a real buzz’

The Ferret Pic: Tony Worrall The future of iconic Preston music venue The Ferret is no longer hanging in the balance after it was confirmed on Friday that the building in which it is based […]

1 week ago
The 25 venues where you can enjoy Penwortham Live this weekend

Penwortham Live outside Lime Bar Lounge The venues participating in Penwortham Live this weekend range from bars to boutiques, churches to clubs, and more. Live performances will take place at 25 spots in Penwortham, Middleforth and […]

2 weeks ago
‘Monumental moment’ for iconic Preston music venue The Ferret as future secured

The Ferret team members outside the Fylde Road venue Pic: Michael Porter Photography It’s the news live music lovers in Preston have been waiting to hear – The Ferret has been saved. The iconic venue in Fylde Road has been placed into permanent […]

2 weeks ago
Action Records hit with unhinged backlash to Twenty One Pilots listening party

Action Records The owner of a city centre record store said he was left baffled after coming under fire for hosting an official listening party for the new Twenty One Pilots album. […]

2 weeks ago
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