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Born in a Hurricane, Forged in a Fire

Born in a Hurricane, Forged in a Fire – A Cumbrian Acoustic Duo from Egremont has created The Official Theme Song for the Dead Rabbit bar in New York City which was voted ‘The Worlds Best Bar’ in 2015 and 2016. The Best Bar Song in the World (probably) for The Best Bar in the […]

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Carlisle Country Music Festival Heads to town 14-16 May 

A Weekend Full of live Country Music when the Carlisle Country Music Festival Heads to town. The idea for a Country festival has been floating around in a Carlisle music promoter’s head for several years without ever coming to fruition…until now.  The coronavirus pandemic lockdown provided the perfect opportunity to organise a brand-new event for […]

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New music from Paul Shepherd – Check out his new EP

Check out this new music from Paul Shepherd – The West Cumbrian singer-songwriter didn’t let lockdown stop him when he released his new 4 track EP ‘Hearing is Believing’ on the 20th of April. Paul cites influences like The Doors and The Beatles along with more modern performers – Oasis, Jake Bugg, Stone Roses and […]

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New Music and EP from Arran George

New Music and EP from Arran George – What a couple of years it’s been for 24-year-old singer-songwriter Arran George.  His latest EP was mastered at Abbey Road studios in London but it wasn’t long ago he was writing and producing in his Egremont bedroom. The first album, ‘What I see on daytime TV’, was […]

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New Music – John Wiseman

Working on an album for the New Year, John is a singer/songwriter and composer from Cockermouth who has recorded multiple EPs such as ‘Filling the Void’ and ‘Not One Step Back.’ Starting when he was six, John has come a long way from learning to play nursery rhymes.   Once he won the 2013 ‘Fanfare’ competition […]

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New Music – Religion of Tomorrow

The alternative rock 4 piece from Whitehaven has released two new singles last year with ‘Winter’ (May) and ‘No Protocol’ (October). 2019 saw their return after a four-year hiatus when they played live shows in Leeds and Sheffield as well as unplugged sets at the Workington and Carlisle HMV Stores. “After the first album in […]

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Foals, Stereophonics, Supergrass & Primal Scream Headline Kendal Calling

After defining the summer festival experience across 14 sold-out years, Kendal Calling has become a must-visit summer weekender – stepping things up in 2020 to celebrate its 15th anniversary with a bumper lineup of huge names and beloved favourites all heading to Lowther Deer Park between 30th July – August 2nd. With this year’s theme […]

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Simone Armstrong – New Music

Simone Armstrong – New Music Simone Armstrong was brought up in Workington but has spent last year in Liverpool studying at university. She used to seek out backing tracks she could sing along to at home but decided to teach herself guitar to provide her own accompaniment, which is where she found a love of […]

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Bastille at The Sands Centre

Images by Harry Baker The Guide is always at the front of the stage when a band with worldwide renowned comes to Carlisle and our writer Jasper Baker offers his take on this humble group.   Nostalgic, melancholic, ecstatic and joyful, Doom Days is an experience that lets you feel a part of the band and […]

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Editors Pick… November – December 2019

Editors Pick… November – December 2019 The nights are long which makes it the perfect time of year to get out there and party. Adam Ant: Friend or Foe Tour   18 November The Sands Centre Pop icon, Adam Ant performs his landmark, solo album ‘Friend or Foe’ in its entirety along with his classic […]

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