Minnie Birch talks to Rosy Moorhead about appearing on the CD Femmes Fatales of Folk

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9:48am Friday 25th July 2014

Minnie Birch talks to Rosy Moorhead about appearing on the CD Femmes Fatales of Folk

Q&A with Bitch n Monk

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4:57pm Thursday 24th July 2014

A Q&A with High Barnet-based musical duo Bitch n Monk

New jazz club at the Chandos Arms in Colindale

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5:08pm Thursday 24th July 2014

New jazz club at the Chandos Arms in Colindale

First female Guitarist of the Year Chantal McGregor performing in Harpdenden

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2:53pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Imagine the tone of Robin Trower, the inspiration of Hendrix, the influence of Stevie Ray Vaughan, the energy of Joe Bonamassa, the intensity of Walter Trout and the haunting vocal of Stevie Nicks all rolled into one.

'Chicks dig guys in bands' say St Albans duo Franklin

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2:35pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

It's teenagers turn to party outside in the sunshine this Saturday when Summer Sounds returns to St Albans.

Win tickets to Eastern Electrics Festival

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2:14pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

How do you transform an all-night party in a grungy Southwark warehouse into a full-on dance music festival at a picturesque Hertfordshire estate?

Chill out at the very first Ricky Folk Festival

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11:59am Friday 18th July 2014

Chill out at the very first Ricky Folk Festival

Abbots Langley Orchestra welcomes violinist Ciaran McCabe to its next concert

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2:00pm Friday 18th July 2014

Abbots Langley Orchestra welcomes violinist Ciaran McCabe to its next concert

Frank Turner announces gig in St Albans

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4:14pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

The musician who stormed the Olympics Opening Ceremony is coming back to Hertfordshire.

What would you do if you were Mick Jagger for the day?

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10:46am Wednesday 16th July 2014

Here are 14 things you had absolutely no idea you wanted to know about The Rollin’ Clones, ahead of their gig in Harpenden, in the words of their flamboyant frontman Mick Jaggernaut.

Folk for all at the second annual Dacorum Folk Fest

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4:49pm Monday 14th July 2014

Folk for all at the second annual Dacorum Folk Fest

Broken Boat give St Albans fans a sneak preview of début album

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10:32am Wednesday 9th July 2014

They may favour self-deprecating titles but St Albans band Broken Boat are hoping they are onto a winner with their début album Small Defeats.

Bringing back jazz to Café Rouge

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10:26am Wednesday 9th July 2014

In the 1900s the gorgeous art deco arches of The Ryder Seed Exhibition Hall hummed with the sound of Samuel Ryder’s seed business and 20 years ago they rang with the sound of regular jazz gigs.

Watford Youth Orchestra to perform in The Magic Mirror in Aylesbury

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1:21pm Monday 7th July 2014

Watford Youth Orchestra to perform in The Magic Mirror in Aylesbury

Sonisphere is ready to ignite at Knebworth this weekend

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9:43am Thursday 3rd July 2014

AAAAAAAAARGH! Sonisphere is back in a big way.

Union J's Jaymi Hensley is happy to be a gay role model

Times Series: Jaymi Hensley (far right) with Union J band members (left to right) JJ Hamblett, Josh Cuthbert and George Shelley

9:52am Thursday 26th June 2014

He plans to wed long-term boyfriend Olly but is busy this summer preparing for the launch of the boyband's second album

Herts band The Vaulted Skies to have music featured on American TV

Times Series: Herts band The Vaulted Skies to have music featured on American TV

11:20am Thursday 26th June 2014

Legendary record producer John Ravenhall, who has worked with Sir Paul McCartney and Sting, has shortlisted some of their tracks for use in a number of US television productions that he is working on as music director.

The music played on in the World War One prison camps

Times Series: The orchestra of the German interment camp at Ruhleben racecourse

5:00pm Sunday 22nd June 2014

The BBC Concert Orchestra brings a concert of music played in World War One prison camps to Watford Colosseum, with A Captive Audience

Celebrating 60 years of Radlett Choral Society

Times Series: Michael Hope

3:00pm Sunday 22nd June 2014

Radlett Choral Society celebrates its 60th birthday with a very special concert

Jazz club, nice

2:00pm Sunday 22nd June 2014

Local artist Juliet Goodden is displaying a selection of fine art pieces focusing on the diverse culture and identity of Harrow.

Q&A with Joe McElderry

Times Series: Joe McElderry is coming to Hayes

10:00am Saturday 21st June 2014

He rose to fame after winning The X Factor in 2009, capturing the heart of the nation. Since then he’s triumphed at television show Popstar to Operastar, and appeared in a whole host of musicals. Freetime catches up with Joe McElderry ahead of his biggest tour to date.

Proms at St Jude’s attracts top acts

Times Series: Tamsin Little (Photo Benjamin Ealovega)

3:49pm Thursday 19th June 2014

Proms at St Jude’s attracts top acts

Win tickets to Enter Shikari's sell-out gig in Hatfield

Times Series: Picture by Sam Neill

1:40pm Wednesday 18th June 2014

Tickets for Enter Shikari’s gig in Hatfield sold out in record time but you still have a chance to go along thanks to the St Albans Review.

Q&A with Terry Edwards, outgoing conductor of Watford Philharmonic

Times Series: Terry Edwards conducting Watford Philharmonic

7:30am Sunday 15th June 2014

Outgoing conductor of Watford Philharmonic, Terry Edwards, talks about his time at the society and its upcoming concert, Gilbert & Sullivan

Concert celebrates a midsummer's evening

Times Series: Hillingdon Philharmonic Orchestra play music for a midsummer's evening at The Great Barn in Ruislip

3:00pm Sunday 15th June 2014

Midsummer’s Eve: a night typically associated with magic and wonder, which perhaps explains the Hillingdon Philharmonic Orchestra’s gusto in arranging a spectacular send-up of all things midsummer in their special concert Saturday Night is Music Night.

Celebrating 100 years of Elstree Studios with a concert of Music from the Movies

Times Series: The BBC Elstree Concert Band is made up of BBC staff

9:00am Saturday 14th June 2014

Will it be the rousing theme songs from Star Wars or Indiana Jones? The nostalgic pop refrains of Cliff Richard’s Summer Holiday? Or the familiar strains of the EastEnders or On the Buses themes?

Watford band Chasing Cadence win the chance to play a set at Download festival this weekend

Times Series: Watford band Chasing Cadence win the chance to play a set at Download festival this weekend

10:51am Friday 13th June 2014

Watford band Chasing Cadence win the chance to play a set at Download festival this weekend

Harpenden singer to perform at Isle of Wight Festival this week

Times Series: Abi Murray

3:21pm Wednesday 11th June 2014

Abi Murray will be on the stage twice over the four-day event

Elton John, The Faces, The Kinks - a new exhibition remembers Watford Town Hall's heyday

Times Series: Elton John jumping off his piano at Watford Town Hall in 1972

4:12pm Monday 9th June 2014

Elton John, The Faces, The Kinks - a new exhibition remembers Watford Town Hall's heyday

Silencio folk club will be appearing at Watford Live, with Jasmine Rodgers on the bill

Times Series: Jasmine Rodgers

4:23pm Monday 9th June 2014

Silencio folk club will be appearing at Watford Live, with Jasmine Rodgers on the bill

A celebration of Watford's music scene

Times Series: The line-up for Tom Craven and Friends

10:00am Saturday 31st May 2014

Tom Craven and Friends celebrate Watford's rich music scene as part of Watford Live!

Watford Folk Club invites entries for its 2014 song writing competition

2:00pm Sunday 1st June 2014

Watford Folk Club invites entries for its 2014 song writing competition, War and Peace

Joe heads back to Beck

Times Series: Joe McElderry is playing the Beck Theatre in Hayes

10:40am Sunday 1st June 2014

He appeared in the Beck Theatre’s Cinderella pantomime last year. Now, X Factor winner Joe McElderry is set to return to Hayes as part of his Set Your Soul Alive Tour.

Thea Gilmore has battled post natal depression to create her most personal album yet

Times Series: Thea Gilmore

11:23am Wednesday 28th May 2014

The singer will perform songs from Regardless at Harpenden Public Halls next week

Indiraa's music shows us that it's never too late

Times Series: Indiraa lives on a farm of rescued animals in Arkley

10:58am Thursday 22nd May 2014

Arkley singer Indiraa's debut album Never Too Late tells of her struggle with depression

St Albans trio on touring with folk legend Dave Swarbrick

Times Series: Left to right: Jess Distill, Kathy Pilkington, Hannah James and Dave Swarbrick (centre)

12:40pm Wednesday 21st May 2014

Said the Maiden and Dave Swarbrick will be at Harpenden Public Halls on Saturday

MC Neat steps into Dee Dee's life

Times Series: Dee Dee in the recording studio with MC Neat

1:29pm Friday 16th May 2014

Mill Hill singer Dee Dee Kaye releases her debut single, Step Into My Life, with MC Neat

Chasing Cadence need your votes!

Times Series: Watford band Chasing Cadence win the chance to play a set at Download festival this weekend

2:53pm Friday 16th May 2014

Watford band Chasing Cadence need your votes to get to Download festival

KISS FM club night coming to Hertfordshire

Times Series: KISS FM club night coming to Hertfordshire

12:27pm Thursday 8th May 2014

A top line-up of DJS will be at The Forum on Saturday (May 10) to launch the brand new Saturday Night KISS club night.

The Mods are back on the road

Times Series: The Mods were first in the Times in 1979

10:00am Saturday 3rd May 2014

Borehamwood, Edgware and Mill Hill band The Mods reunite to go on the road - 35 years after they last played together

Rocking and rolling with Joe Longthorne

Times Series: Singers' singer Joe Longthorne will perform a selection of jazz, blues, rock and roll at The Beck

12:40pm Saturday 3rd May 2014

Known as ‘the singers’ singer’, Joe Longthorne is bringing his unique blend of music and impersonation to Hayes for an intimate show showcasing his 40-year career in the business.

Eastern Electrics Festival coming to Hatfield House this summer

Times Series: Last year's festival

2:44pm Wednesday 30th April 2014

The one-day electronic music festival is expected to attract 10,000 revellers on Saturday, August 2

Amazing archive photographs of Knebworth's 40 year music history

Times Series: Knebworth Fair 1976

2:29pm Thursday 1st May 2014

Do you have photographs and images of a special gig at Knebworth? Get in touch.

Sounds supreme

Times Series: The Sounds of The Supremes

11:27am Friday 2nd May 2014

The Sounds of The Supremes come to the Radlett Centre with their Motown sound

Toploader are back in the moonlight

Times Series: Toploader

11:57am Friday 2nd May 2014

Toploader guitarist Dan Hipgrave talks to

A World Cup mascot from Watford

11:49am Friday 2nd May 2014

A group of friends from Watford have created World Cup Buster who has been getting all his celebrity friends to help him raise money for the Bobby Moore Fund

We chat to rising star Courtney Barnett

Times Series: One to watch

11:03am Wednesday 30th April 2014

The singer is coming to The horn

Headliners and earlybird tickets for Herts Jazz Festival

Times Series: Chris Barber

11:58am Monday 28th April 2014

The celebration of music will take place September 12-14

A new season of music and dance at Ivy House

12:00pm Sunday 27th April 2014

A new season of music and dance kicks off at the London Jewish Cultural Centre in Golders Green

Crooning with The Drifters

9:00am Sunday 27th April 2014

With more than 65 vocalists and 60 years of recording and performing music, it’s all about the history with The Drifters.



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