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Tide lines at stow

Tide Lines, who have just completed a national sell out tour, are to headline this year’s Stowed Out Festival.

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A chance to win exclusive mainstage performance slot supporting Happy Mondays at Lindisfarne Festival 2018 on Beal Farm, Northumberland overlooking Holy Island from  August 30 - 2rd September 2.

Win a performance slot supporting Happy Mondays

Calling all budding music stars! Do you have what it takes to play the mainstage and support Happy Mondays at Lindisfarne Festival 2018?

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Gina McCormack

Welcome return for two talented musicians

Borders Music and Arts Society is looking forward to welcoming two exceptional musical talents to their next concert at Mellerstain House.

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VIDEO: Jenny Biddle at the String Jam Club - review

Antipodean excellence was to the fore on Saturday night at the String Jam Club in Selkirk, thanks to two superlative singer/songwriters.

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Mhairi is home to sing

Mhairi is home to sing

Soprano Mhairi Lawson’s career has taken her to some of the most exquisite music venues in the world, including the theatre at the Palace of Versailles and the Barbican in London.

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Wilton Lodge Park summer bandstand series launched

Music lovers are in for a treat this summer at the Elliot Bandstand, Wilton Lodge Park in Hawick.

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The Burns Brothers, John and George, both on piano accordion, with Nicky McMichan on drums were guest artistes at  Kelso Accordion and Fiddle Club  on May 30.

Successful season finale for Kelso Accordian & Fiddle Club

The last meeting of the season of Kelso Accordion and Fiddle Club took place in Kelso Rugby Club on May 30.

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Residential music camps at the Scottish Outdoor Education's Broomlee Centre, near West Linton.

Young musicians invited to apply for music camps

Scottish Borders Council (SBC) is encouraging young musicians from across the Borders to apply to take part in two upcoming residential music rehearsal weekend opportunities.

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Amelia White tours with her new album, Rhythm Of The Rain, at The Tipsy Ghillie, Kelso on June 26.

Love, life and elections from Nashville singer/song-writer

While touring the UK in November 2016, American songwriter Amelia White viewed the bitterly divisive election season back home via the BBC.

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Scott Hutchison performing in Edinburgh in December.

Selkirk singer Scott Hutchison back in chart as fans pay tribute

Fans of Scott Hutchison have paid tribute to the tragic Selkirk singer-songwriter by giving him posthumous hits at the double.

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Frightened Rabbit create memory book for grieving fans

Scottish band Frightened Rabbit have created a way for fans to record their tributes to and memories of the group’s late frontman, Scott Hutchison, who was found dead last week.

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Scott Hutchison on stage in 2016.

Fans look set to pay tribute to tragic Selkirk singer Scott Hutchison by returning him to hit parade

Tragic Selkirk singer-songwriter Scott Hutchison looks set to rack up posthumous hits at the double, or even treble.

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Bill Jeffrey with the banner which the council took down from its spot at Galashiels' Public Park.

Council in controversial banner ban

A Galashiels music and events promoter says his latest project could be cancelled after what he believes is a vendetta against him by Scottish Borders Council.

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Chris Achenbach, Director of Music at Holy Trinity church, and Kate Blackledge, one of the church choristers, put in some practice for the music festival, which starts on Saturday, May 17.

Call out for Borders singers to join royal wedding concert

Singers from across the Borders are being invited to take part in a unique performance of Music for a Royal Wedding.

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Borders break-in yielded big break for punk-rock veterans the Mekons

Borders break-in yielded big break for punk-rock veterans the Mekons

It’s now over four decades since a group of wayward youths broke into a quiet Galashiels cottage, earning themselves a footnote in Borders musical history.

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Queen's Adam Lambert and Brian May at Glasgow's SSE Hydro in 2015. Photo: Lisa Ferguson.

Queen and Adam Lambert complete TRNSMT’s line-up of festival headliners fit for royalty

Glasgow’s TRNSMT Festival has announced the last of its headliners for 2018, Queen and Adam Lambert, and they complete one of the strongest line-ups on offer in the UK this summer.

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Galashiels Amateur Operatic Society gives us a Summer Holiday to warm our hearts

What could be a better antidote to the Beast from the East and Brexit than a jolly old musical about summer sun, falling in love, and free travel throughout Europe?

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From left, Ronnie Wood, Mick Jagger, Keith Richards and Charlie Watts of the Rolling Stones.

Rock legends the Rolling Stones heading north of border for first Scottish show for 12 years

Rock legends the Rolling Stones are returning to Scotland for their first show here since 2006 as part of a five-date UK tour.

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Leads Lauren gracie and Stuart Mitchell set to tread the boards again in the Victoria Halls.

Music and passion are back in fashion at the Victoria Halls

Selkirk Musical Theatre Company’s production of Copacabana resumes tonight after it was hit by the heavy snow this week.

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Noel Gallagher at 2016's Kendal Calling. Photo: Tom Martin.

Electric Fields flying high after landing Noel Gallagher, James and Leftfield as headliners

Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds are still hitting the heights, having notched up their third No 1 album in a row, and Dumfries and Galloway’s Electric Fields festival is flying high too after signing them up as one of its headliners for 2018.

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