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Aylesbury concert marks Somme centenary

A concert to mark the centenary of the Battle of the Somme will see orchestras all over the country performing to live screenings of one of the most successful British films ever made.

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What is your favourite Bowie No.1?

POLL: On first anniversary of his death, vote for your favourite David Bowie No.1?

A year has passed since the sad death of legendary musician David Bowie and fans undoubtedly know their favourite tracks and albums.

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VOTE: Help us decide on the best Christmas song of all time

VOTE: Help us decide on the best Christmas song of all time

What is your favourite Christmas song of all time?

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Amy Lennox (Elly), Michael C Hall (Newton), Sophia Anne Caruso (Girl)

Review: David Bowie's spirit rises again in Lazarus

Peter Ormerod reviews Lazarus, by David Bowie and Enda Walsh, at King's Cross Theatre, London

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Eighties boy band Bros announce big reunion gig

Eighties boy band Bros announce big reunion gig

Eighties boy band Bros are getting back together - more than 20 years after they called it a day.

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Noel and Liam Gallagher in 1997

Why Be Here Now is the worst essential album ever

Peter Ormerod reviews the 1997 Oasis album Be Here Now, which is being reissued this week

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Listening to loud music on personal devices could be leading to an epidemic of deafness among young people, a study shows.

Headphones causing hidden hearing loss ‘epidemic’

Listening to loud music on personal devices could be leading to an epidemic of deafness among young people, a study shows.

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The Waterside Theatre in Aylesbury. Photo by Tom Hindley.

Five shows you must see at the Waterside Theatre this season

We take a look at the five best shows you must see at the Waterside Theatre this season.

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The Cheeky Girls scooped the number two spot - their highest chart appearance for some time. Shutterstock

Revealed: Top 50 worst albums EVER

Mr Blobby has beaten Justin Bieber to the unwanted title of ‘worst album of all time’.

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Firestarter by The Prodigy was one of the top 10 funeral songs. Pic: Katy Blackwood

Revealed: The Top 10 most unusual funeral music requests

A Top 10 with a difference has been revealed - of the most unusual music requests made for funerals.

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When a gig goes wrong: pop musics hall of shame

When a gig goes wrong: pop music’s hall of shame

Israeli fans of Australian popstar Sia have reportedly filed a £1.6m lawsuit against her promoter because they felt short-changed by her recent live show.

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How well do you know your Beatles lyrics?

QUIZ: How well do you know your Beatles lyrics?

Next month sees the release of a new Beatles documentary, directed by Oscar winner Ron Howard.

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Vinyl sales driven by midlifers - not hipsters

Vinyl sales driven by midlifers - not hipsters

Vinyl has had something of a resurgence in recent years and it is thought that annual sales could surpass the three million mark in the UK for the first time in decades.

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Take That

COUNTDOWN: 12 songs that sum up the UK’s mood after Brexit

So the decision has been made and Britain is to leave the EU.

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Chris Grant, aka Chris Da Ambassada, filming his new video

WATCH: Aylesbury’s Mr Mobo wants to share the Praise in new music video

Aylesbury gospel reggae star Christopher Grant aka Chris Da Ambassada has launched a new video to accompany what he hopes will be a summer hit.

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Competition for access to major events has seen ticket fraud jump 55 per cent in a year

Top tips for festival-goers to avoid ticket scams

Summer is on its way and that means one thing to music lovers: festival time.

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Aylesbury Choral Society

Choral society play a theatrical piece in Thame

Aylesbury Choral Society will perform Verdi’s Requiem at Thame Leisure Centre on Saturday.

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Let It Be at the Waterside Theatre, Aylesbury. Picture copyright Heather Jan Brunt

REVIEW: From Me To You - Beatles show is a must see

Let It Be at the Waterside Theatre, Aylesbury

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Chris Grant aka Chris Da Ambassada

Multi award winning artist recognised by MOBO wants to put Aylesbury on the map

Did you know Aylesbury is home to a multi award winning musician who has been recognised by MOBO? Well you do now... meet Christopher Grant aka Chris Da Ambassada.

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