Mike And The Mechanics - Out Of The Blue (BMG)
Over the years Mike and The Mechanics have had quite a few lead singers: in the early years former Sad Cafe vocalist Paul Young and Sheffield born Paul Carrack sang many of the tracks, in fact Paul…
21st Apr 2019 09:30 PM
Celestial Recurrences: Huddersfield Choral Society/Orchestra Of Opera North
Huddersfield Choral Society
Sometimes an aural conduit to recognition, the musical interpretation of a poem may breathe vigour and life into a bare text. When understood with great perceptiveness by a…
15th Apr 2019 05:22 PM
BBC Tent Line-Up Unveiled For Hay Festival 2019
Hay Festival and the BBC have today unveiled the full line-up for the BBC Tent at Hay Festival Wales 2019.
Programme guests include Fatima Bhutto, Simon Schama, Kapka Kassabova,…
15th Apr 2019 12:42 PM
Catherine Robinson: Local Author Nominated For Top Literary Prize
Ribble Valley author, Catherine Robinson, has been nominated for the national writing award ‘Comedy Women in Print’ for her debut comedy fiction Forging On.
13th Apr 2019 11:06 AM
A lot can change in the space of a year if you simply allow it to. Although Tally Spear released her debut EP, Fade To White, to critical acclaim in the spring of 2018, she knew that…
10th Apr 2019 08:09 PM
Poem Of The Week: ‘My Boy Is Eighteen Today’ By Helen Cadbury
Some photographic images are fixed points of reference in time: sealed inviolate in memory, they return as reminders of injustice, of tragedies unfolding on remote shores. They prick our…
19th Apr 2019 04:22 PM
Rodgers & Hammerstein - A Central Theme
Arts & Travel Editor
Much dance performance is rarely literal, interpretation invariably being left to the beholder and, even then, six people will give you six versions of what they think they have just seen!
15th Apr 2019 05:16 PM
Elvis In Concert - Live On Screen
One of the most unique concert experiences of the past few years is set to return later this year as a 6 date tour gets underway that visits Sheffield Arena on 28 November.
The show will see Elvis…
15th Apr 2019 11:25 AM
Celtic Folk Americana Band Johnny Mac And The Faithful To Join Rod Stewart's York And Sheffield Summer Shows
The Glasgow based band Johnny Mac and The Faithful have been announced as the special guest act on the Rod Stewart summer shows that are taking place in York and Sheffield this summer, after…
12th Apr 2019 05:00 PM
Poem of the Week: ‘Petit Mal’ by Philip Gross
Philip Gross’ moving lines chart the loss of a loved one’s mind to the sudden occlusion of an absence seizure. There is ambiguity in the poet’s lightness of touch, a suggestion,…
10th Apr 2019 07:51 PM