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Choir appeal for new head

A 100-member choir is looking for a new musical director.

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Robert Plant

REVIEW: Robert Plant at Portsmouth Guildhall

It’s the perfect time of year to feel like a kid at Christmas.

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The cast of Snow White which can now be seen at the Kings Theatre, Southsea

Six things to do in the next 48 hours: December 12 and 13

Your quick guide to what’s on in the Portsmouth area

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David Gostick leads the Portsmouth Choral Union at a previous concert

REVIEW: Portsmouth Choral Union at St Mary’s Church, Fratton

It is testament to the professionalism of both Portsmouth Choral Union and conductor David Gostick, pictured below, that, only three weeks after their last major performance, they were able to present a wide-ranging and well prepared Christmas Concert.

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Want to work as a musician?

The Wedgewood Rooms is hosting a free seminar aimed at helping up-and-coming artists break into the music industry.

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Enter the Theatre of Fear for a triumphant homecoming

Enter the Theatre of Fear for a triumphant homecoming

It's been a very good year for Hampshire horror-punks Creeper.
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One week down, three to go – but don’t leave it too late to vote in our Guide Awards

We’re a week into the voting period for the Guide Awards, 2017.

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Club Scene with Sam Cherry

From psytrance to soul and jazz, this weekend's events highlight a wide variety of genres.
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Christmas Concerts at Chichester Festival Theatre

REVIEW: Christmas Concerts at Chichester Festival Theatre

Christmas comes around far too early.

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Ollie Austin and Hanah Miller of Moulettes

Enter Moulettes’ world – it’s a musical force of nature

Eighteen months ago Moulettes unleashed a curious beast of an album on the world.

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Depeche Mode will headline the Saturday night of next year's Isle of Wight Festival

Depeche Mode just can’t get enough as they prepare to headline Isle of Wight Festival 2018

Electro-pop titans Depeche Mode, as well as indie rockers The Killers, Kasabian and the newly solo Liam Gallagher have been announced as the headliners at next year’s Isle of Wight Festival.

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Beans On Toast

It’s all looking Cushty as Beans on Toast hits the road with Skinny Lister

There’s a rather beautiful love song called Jamie and Lilly on Beans On Toast’s new album.

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BigChildManChild perform at previous Guide Awards night. Picture: Ian Hargreaves (150043-4)

The Guide Awards are back – so vote for your favourites NOW!

They’re back.

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Kicking things off these weekend, Portsmouth-based promoter Beats and Swing returns tonight to present Mr B The Gentleman Rapper.
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Let Macka B show you why Health is Wealth

British reggae star Macka B is in town with his Roots Band as part of the tour for his new album, Health is Wealth.
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Pioneering contemporary folk trio Lau are celebrating their first decade, and the tour hits Hampshire tonight.
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Fleet Foxes

REVIEW: Fleet Foxes at The O2 Guildhall in Southampton

Fleet Foxes’ final UK tour date in support of their critically acclaimed third album, Crack-Up, on Wednesday night was, at times, visually vibrant and musically majestic.

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WATCH: The Mobo Awards in 90 seconds

Stormzy promised to always remember his grime roots as he swept away the competition at the Mobo Awards with three wins.

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At The Drive In. Picture: David Jackson

At the Drive In get right back in amongst it

When At The Drive In released their third album, Relationship of Command in 2000, they soon found their heady brew of post-punk, hardcore and memorable riffs was the flavour of the month.

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