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The Brandy Thieves at Simon Says 2016.
Photo: Pascal Pereira Photography.
After two days of Simon Says we begin our coverage of the festival in Leicester today.
We follow the music out of town
The Harmonics lead singer George Ramplin at Enderby festival, July 2016
to the village of Enderby for a day of live music.
Local band hits the headline
Conor and Tom on stage at The Cookie, 16th July 2016
One out-of-town band, one band from the ‘States and one from Leicester. It’s the kind of thing that makes our city an interesting place for music.
Aztec Temples at The Cookie.
Irene Rae in Leicester
Irene Rae at the Musician, 8th July 2016.
Photo: © Pascal Pereira Photography
We talk to the singer Irene Rae
Idle Empire playing at the Western Park festival 2016.
Photo: Pascal Pereira photography.
Our report on the music that formed part of the festival held on Western Park nears completion.
July might be cold and wet but…
Kevin Hewick at The Criterion – 9th July 2016.
Photo: Keith Jobey
Leicester’s live music scene is full of warmth and vitality.
Jack Gittins of Fallacy, The Shed, 16th June
and the music scene is blooming.
Leicester’s got bands
The Dogz of Rock, Pi Bar, 4th June
See our list of local rock bands.
Wanna see a band?
Lacura at The Cookie – 6th May 2016.
Photo: Keith Jobey
Go to a gig.
Leicester is urban
Leicester singer Deadeye in 2013
Hip-hop, rap, reggae, ska – Leicester’s got it all.
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