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Classical tunes at Aylesbury church

The sounds of choral music will fill St Mary’s Church in Aylesbury next month.

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Oh you pretty things! Starman brings out all the Stopps to raise funds for statue

Oh you pretty things! Starman brings out all the Stopps to raise funds for statue

The campaign to raise funds for the David Bowie Statue in Market Square reaches a quarter of its target in just 10 days
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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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Friars founding father and ex-grammar school teacher Robin Pike, head of Sony US Rob Stringer and David Stopps at the final day of the Friars exhibition PNL-140807-143753001

Paper boy gets top job at Sony entertainment

Rob Stringer’s rags to riches story is enough to inspire any young local hoping to make it in the music business.

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Experimental fun from Structured Disasters this weekend

Up-and-coming promoters

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Yes Please will recreate some of Yess most famous songs including Wonderous Stories and Owner Of A lonely Heart

Wonderous stories retold

One of the best loved prog rock bands of all time will be celebrated when tribute band Yes Please perform in town later this month.

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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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Jimmy Osmond shares Andy Williams memories at Aylesbury

Jimmy Osmond pays tribute to Andy Williams with a show coming to the Waterside Theatre in Aylesbury.

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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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Violinist Jennifer Pike

Powerful Tchaikovsky orchestral returns to the Colosseum

The first international orchestra to visit Watford Colosseum for many years is one of Russia’s finest, the Tchaikovsky Symphony Orchestra.

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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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UB40 coming to Aylesbury next month

UB40 bring red red wine to Aylesbury

Birmingham’s reggae legends UB40 are touring in the autumn with a stop at the Waterside Theatre.

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Jane McDonald

Jane McDonald creates memories at Aylesbury

One of the most recogniseable voices in British music can be heard when she brings a concert to Aylesbury’s Waterside Theatre next month.

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Inlakesh  will perform at Swan Fest on Sunday evening

Two days of live music at Stewkley pub

A two day live music festival will be hosted by a village pub over the August Bank Holiday weekend.

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Skasouls

Aylesbury band headline outdoor concert

Following in the footsteps of Toyah and Toploader, this year’s free outdoor concert at Vale Park in Aylesbury will be headlined by Skasouls UK, a 
local band that has become very popular very quickly.

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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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