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Curtis channels Ol’ Blue Eyes

The timeless cool of Frank Sinatra met the robust swing of the Count Basie Orchestra on the classic album, ‘Sinatra at the Sands’ and it has remained a beloved classic ever since, the perfect marriage of old-school pop and big band jazz.

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The Stranglers are embarking on a tour of Scotland.

Baz: Come and see our ugly mugs!

The Stranglers’ story, which began way back in the early 1970s, is both long and complex. And it’s one that is still being written.

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Glasgow band Bosie are appearing on The Voice

Glasgow duo have the voices to succeed

A pair of budding singing superstars have won a place on a television talent show after wowing the four celebrity judges.

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Lulu tours her old hometown, Glasgow

Take a video tour of Glasgow with Lulu.

In the third edition of Vauxhall’s ‘Great British Legends’ series, singing icon Lulu got behind the wheel of a Vauxhall Astra, driving journalist Dylan Jones around the suburbs of her hometown, right here in Glasgow.

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Annual festival is tribute to popular piano teacher

Annual festival is tribute to popular piano teacher

The first annual Rosin Chamber Music festival is set to take place early next month.

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Scooby Scooby-Doo Live! Musical Mysteries are visiting Glasgow.

Scooby Doo - where are you? Glasgow actually...

The much-loved Scooby-Doo and the Mystery Inc. gang take centre stage in an all-new family musical this month at The Clyde Auditorium.

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Legends American country show come to Eastwood Park.

The Legends of America country show set for Giffnock hoedown

Direct from Ireland The Legends of American country show is now firmly established as Europe’s No.1 country music tribute show and is set for its welcome return to Eastwood Park Theatre, on Wednesday, February 15.

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911 to play the Garage

Back where it all began for 911

911, the massive multi-million selling 90’s boyband are coming back to where it all started - in Glasgow.

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George and Ewan collaborate on project

Surprising collaboration of journalist and songwriter

An epidemic is sweeping the world: an epidemic of loneliness. Never before have we, the supremely social mammal, been so isolated. The results are devastating: a collapse of common purpose, the replacement of civic life with a fug of consumerism, insecurity and alienation. We cannot carry on like this, said George Monbiot.

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Amy Macdonald releases her new album on February 17.

Amy Macdonald: I want to write songs that mean something

It was a very cheery Amy Macdonald that came on the phone when I grabbed her for a chat about her new upcoming album. But then, she has a lot to be happy about.

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Enter now for some tickets to top musical stage show.

Win a pair of tickets for the latest musical spectacular

Tonight From The West End - a star-studded musical spectacular is being vaunted as one of the must-see shows of 2017 to hit the Glasgow stage.

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Billy Bragg and Joe Henry join the Celtic Connections line up next week.

Billy Bragg’s American obsession

Like many a British musician before him, Billy Bragg, bard of Barking, singer songwriter, political activist, and musical historian has made no secret of his obsession with the songs and the mythology of the Americas, not least those of his artistic and philosophical forebear Woody Guthrie. With his friend and collaborator, US singer songwriter Joe Henry, he has made an album that focuses on the transformative part the railroad played in disseminating the songs that gave birth to the rock’n’roll era.

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Strathspey and Surreal play Glasgow Royal Concert Hall Main Auditorium on January 23.

Brazilian beats to warm up Celtic crowd

For most cities, January is a time to bring normality back to life after the festivities of Christmas and New Year.

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John Partridge

Stage show is set to be a musical spectacular!

Tickets went on sale this week for Tonight From The West End 2017, and the producers have now announced the headliners for the all singing all dancing concerts that will take place next April.

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Arena owners want to engage with locals

New owners for southside Arena

With stories of successes and setbacks Queen’s Park Arena has been at the heart of the city’s southside since the 1890’s.

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Friday is Wear Your Old Band T-shirt to Work Day

Friday is Wear Your Old Band T-shirt to Work Day

Tomorrow (Nov 25) is Wear Your Old Band T-Shirt To Work Day, so get rummaging through the closet tonight to check for armpit stains and moth holes.

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East Renfrewshire schools senior concert band perform at the London final. Image courtesy of Phos Photography.

Strike up the band

MUSICAL pupils from across East Renfrewshire returned from a national competition recently with the highest award possible.

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Stars in their eyes: the production team and actors were stunned to hear Elton John and Tim Rice wished them well.

Saying the right thing

MOVIE studio MGM once boasted it had “more stars than there are in heaven”.

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Lon Chaney

Burgh hall fright

POLLOKSHAWS Burgh Hall is the wonderously atmospheric setting for a spooky Southside Film Festival event this Sunday.

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