Summer songs in Burton Dassett

Da Capo, a cappella group, will be performing in All Saints’ Church, Burton Dassett this Sunday.

The Uninvited

Adderbury set to Party in the Park

Lucy Plackett playing field will be the place to be this Saturday, June 16, as the annual Party in the Park live music event takes place.

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Adderbury bids goodbye to GI allies

The Adderbury Institute will be thrown into an evening of American-English merrymaking next month as Voices Across Time’s (VaT) new show debuts.

Theatre and Comedy
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Chipping Norton set for vocal celebration

A community Sing Day at Chipping Norton School will bring together a unique combination of Oxfordshire’s musical talents for a day of singing and performance which anyone with a passion for singing is welcome to join.

Miles Kane plays the Roadmender on June 1 (Picture: Lauren Dukoff)

Miles Kane promising to 'blow your socks off' as he makes Roadmender return

His forthcoming new album is called Coup de Grace, but this is far from any kind of end game for Miles Kane, who plays the Roadmender in Northampton on Friday night.
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WIN tickets for Saturday night at Nocturne Live

The Nocturne Live series of concerts at Blenheim Palace have become one of the highlights of summer with a stunning line-up of headliners, and you could be there by entering the competition in the Banbury Guardian today (Thursday, May 31).

Sean Paukl

Jamaican rap star Sean Paul to play headline show in region

Chart-topping Jamaican rapper Sean Paul, American hip-hop star Fatman Scoop and BBC 1’s Charlie Sloth will be heading to the region this summer.

Whats on
Shennington music Festival

Line-up announced for Shenfest 2018

The Shenington and Alkerton Music and Literature Festival has released details of this year’s programme.

Ska-d by the Music director Sharon Woodward NNL-180430-135644001

Banbury filmmaker’s documentary on controversial ska band on TV

A documentary about a controversial ska band by a filmmaker who grew up in Banbury is making its television debut tomorrow, Friday.


Review: Manic Street Preachers keep the passion alive at Birmingham show

Phil Moore reviews the Manic Street Preachers at Arena Birmingham
Shipston town centre is packed during the Proms 2017

Shipston gearing up for biggest party yet

Organisers of the Shipston Proms are putting a call out to all musicians in the area to make this anniversary year bigger than ever.

Guitarist Oliver Darling will be performing with his Living Legends

Living Legends set to rock Shipston for one night only

A Lower Brailes musician is performing for one night only with his band of ’living legends’ who have worked with a who’s who of musical greats.

Banbury classical guitarist has a new album out NNL-181004-092620001

A Banbury classical guitarist releases album after finding his true calling

An Oxford University graduate has put his education aside and followed his true passion for music.

The view from the stage at Fairport's Cropredy Convention

22 acts lined up to appear at Fairport's Cropredy Convention

The full line up for this year's folk festival has been revealed
Whats on
TrueHeights - Zakk Poland (Lead Vox front), Luke Poland (Lead Guitar), Alex Warburton (Guitar / Vox), Ash Maugham (Bass), Steve Maugham (Synth) and Kris Farrell (Drums) NNL-180304-110545001

The sky’s the limit for band aiming high

A six piece alternative rock band with members hailing from Leamington Spa and Banbury are celebrating after landing a record deal with an American label.

Revellers enjoying Napton Festival

Festival fun at Napton, Catesby and Cropredy

With the snow finally gone, there is a spring in the step and it means that summer music festivals are just a matter of months away.

Whats on
State Champs

Slam Dunk Festival reveals acoustic stage line up

In another line-up announcement, the organisers of this year's Slam Dunk Festival have revealed details of the acoustic stage.

Whats on
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‘Iconic’ full line up revealed for Fairport’s Cropredy Convention

This year’s Fairport’s Cropredy Convention is to be one of the most iconic yet as the Beach Boys’ co-founder Brian Wilson headlines the opening night show.

Cornbury Music Festival Great Tew, Oxfordshire  Copyright Ben Phillips Photography  NNL-170619-141437001

Cornbury Festival announces full 2018 line up

Following last weeks announcement of an all female line up on Saturday, July 14, headlined by Canadian Alanis Morissette, organisers have released the names of the other headline acts.

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