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Belladrum Festival fills line up with Scottish talent - The Fratellis, Emeli Sande, Callum Beattie and Luke la Volpe

The Highland festival will see headlining performances from Scots rockers The Fratelli's, as well as other performances from Emeli Sande, Callum Beattie and Luke La Volpe. Belladrum Tartan Heart Festival is back and has announced their 2022 line-up featuring a whole host of Scottish talent. The Highland festival will see headlining performances from Scots rockers The Fratelli's, as well as other performances from Emeli Sande, Callum Beattie and Luke La Volpe.

dailyrecord.co.uk ,  2d 0
Belladrum Festival fills line up with Scottish talent - The Fratellis, Emeli Sande, Callum Beattie and Luke la Volpe

Nao: And Then Life Was Beautiful review – joy and hope amid the pandemic

(Little Tokyo Recordings/Sony Music) Plenty of new albums are considering life with Covid, but few of them are as sensual and gorgeous as this No sooner had lockdown begun than the musical responses came. Over the last 18 months, we’ve had everything from heartstring-tugging fundraising tributes to essential workers, to Eminem dutifully comparing himself to coronavirus, to the miserable sound of Van Morrison metaphorically marching through London with a homemade placard lambasting Chris Whitty.

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Nao: And Then Life Was Beautiful review – joy and hope amid the pandemic

Two Morrison classics among top 500 songs of all-time in Rolling Stone chart

Two Van Morrison classics have featured in a poll of the 500 greatest songs of all-time by Rolling Stone magazine — but the Belfast superstar only just made it. And local music fans have expressed surprise that Teenage Kicks by The Undertones, named by the late DJ John Peel as his favourite ever song, doesn’t feature at all.

belfasttelegraph.co.uk ,  4d 3
Two Morrison classics among top 500 songs of all-time in Rolling Stone chart

A 'few' returned Belladrum tickets for 2022 go on sale this Friday.

A few returned tickets will be on sale on Friday at 11am or the 2022 Belladrum Tartan Heart Festival– the headliners are Nile Rodgers & Chic, Van Morrison, and Emeli Sande, plus The Fratellis, Passenger, Shed Seven with some new names further down the bill.

ross-shirejournal.co.uk ,  5d 0
A 'few' returned Belladrum tickets for 2022 go on sale this Friday.

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Reaction to Michael D Higgins centenary event rejection 'contrived and cynical' says NI politician 'I don’t think he has to prove himself to anybody' Explained: What Michael D Higgins has the power to do after #NotMyPresident trends online as bill for pubs and vaccine pass becomes law

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Harborough orchestra formed just before the first lockdown will be performing in the town centre for its first live show

Harborough’s Phoenix Saxophone Orchestra will be putting on a show at 3.30pm in the town centre as part of Harborough's Big Green Week A Harborough orchestra formed just before the first lockdown will finally be performing its first live show - in front of the whole town this Saturday (September 25).

harboroughmail.co.uk ,  5d 0
Harborough orchestra formed just before the first lockdown will be performing in the town centre for its first live show

Whole lotta music as Redditch readies for John Bonham Festival

REDDITCH pays tribute to a true rock legend this Saturday, September 25 with the staging of John Bonham A Celebration II across the town centre. On stage at three different venues will be a mouthwatering selection of bands and entertainment playing a selection of music from across the genre.

redditchstandard.co.uk ,  9d 0
Whole lotta music as Redditch readies for John Bonham Festival

Covid-19: 'Concerts won't happen if distancing isn't removed'

Restrictions at indoor concerts could lead to more big acts pulling out of Northern Ireland, event organisers have warned. Over the summer, acts such as Genesis, Van Morrison and JC Stewart cancelled or rescheduled gigs in Belfast because of social distancing rules. The current rules mean one metre social distancing at indoor events, seated guests only and no dancing.

bbc.com ,  10d 0
Covid-19: 'Concerts won't happen if distancing isn't removed'

‘Strong on the outside, brittle on the inside’: the life, death and genius of Jackie Leven

The troubled, genre-defying Scot told stories that no one else dared to. Who cares if they weren't all true? He has been compared to Van Morrison, John Martyn and Tim Hardin, but ultimately Jackie Leven sounded like no one but himself. Perhaps that was the problem.

telegraph.co.uk ,  10d 0
‘Strong on the outside, brittle on the inside’: the life, death and genius of Jackie Leven

Covid NI: Event organisers warn more acts may pull out of local gigs

They are calling for indoor restrictions to be re-examined Event organisers have warned that Covid restrictions on indoor gigs in Northern Ireland may lead to further performers pulling out. A Van Morrison gig was one over the summer to be cancelled due to the current regulations which state attendees must be seated, social distancing must be followed and no dancing is allowed.

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Covid NI: Event organisers warn more acts may pull out of local gigs

Covid-19: More 'big acts could pull out of NI gigs'

Restrictions at indoor concerts could lead to more big acts pulling out of Northern Ireland, event organisers have warned. Over the summer, acts such as Genesis, Van Morrison and JC Stewart cancelled or rescheduled gigs in Belfast because of social distancing rules. The current rules mean one metre social distancing at indoor events, seated guests only and no dancing.

bbc.com ,  10d 0
Covid-19: More 'big acts could pull out of NI gigs'

The Rolling Stones' Former Tour Manager Dies After Injury While Digging Grave for Pet

Mick Brigden who used to work with Mick Jagger and his bandmates as a tour manager has passed away at the age of 73 after suffering an injury while burying his dog. AceShowbiz - The Rolling Stones have suffered a second major blow in less than a month - their former tour manager has died in a bizarre accident.

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The Rolling Stones' Former Tour Manager Dies After Injury While Digging Grave for Pet

Mick Jagger facing more heartbreak after Rolling Stones tour manager dies

Our thoughts are with the family Mick Jagger and the Rolling Stones' tour manager Mick Brigden has died, three weeks after the band's drummer Charlie Watts passed away. Mick had also worked with the likes of Bob Dylan, Van Morrison and Carlos Santana during his decades-long career.

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Mick Jagger facing more heartbreak after Rolling Stones tour manager dies

Mick Brigden dead: Rolling Stones tour manager dies 'while digging pet's grave', aged 73

MICK BRIGDEN has died at the age of 73 due to a tragic accident, it has been confirmed. The Rolling Stones' tour manager has died following a tragic accident at home. Mick Brigden is said to have died while digging a grave for his family's pet dog.

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Mick Brigden dead: Rolling Stones tour manager dies 'while digging pet's grave', aged 73

Eric Clapton: Rock legend unsure 'how long he will go on' due to debilitating health

ERIC CLAPTON is the English rock and blues guitarist once named one of the most important and influential guitarists of all time. However at the age of 76, the former 18 time Grammy winner is struggling with multiple serious health issues that make guitar playing harder and harder.

express.co.uk ,  16d 0
Eric Clapton: Rock legend unsure 'how long he will go on' due to debilitating health

15 fantastic shows coming to York Barbican this autumn

York Barbican has properly reopened – and city’s largest music and arts venue has lined up an exciting programme of live music, comedy and more to the city. The venue opened briefly in July for singer-songwriter Van Morrison. But it reopened fully today (Monday) with Grayson Perry’s his enlightening and eye-opening Show For Normal People.

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15 fantastic shows coming to York Barbican this autumn