Interview: Talented Jamie Lawson on what he owes to Ed Sheeran

On the eve of his new UK tour, number one artist Jamie Lawson talked to the Harrogate Advertiser about his long road to fame and his friendship.
Ripon's rising star Billie Marten, 17, signing autographs for fans at Crash Records in Leeds. (Picture by Stuart Rhodes)

Ripon's schoolgirl star signs fans' autographs at Crash in Leeds

A Ripon girl who wrote and recorded her debut album for Sony while studying for her AS level exams at school has received rave reviews in the national press.

Rock icons Nickelback at Sheffield Arena on Saturday, October 15

WIN: Meet Rockstar icons Nickelback and win Sheffield Arena tickets

Rockstar icons Nickelback play Sheffield Arena on October 15 and we are celebrating by giving one lucky fan and a guest the chance to meet the band.

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VIDEO: People's Parade unites Rotherham with Rio style carnival

Rotherham town centre was transformed into a Rio carnival with a spectacular People's Parade to help unite the town.

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The Sherlocks

REVIEW: Sheffield indie stars The Sherlocks dazzle at The Wardrobe in Leeds

Yorkshire indie stars The Sherlocks returned home in triumph to celebrate the penultimate night of their biggest tour yet and confirmed a debut album will be out next year.
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The Sherlocks

PREVIEW: The Sherlocks to play sold out Yorkshire homecoming

Yorkshire indie stars The Sherlocks have promised fans an explosive set when they play Leeds tonight on their biggest and most successful tour so far.

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AUDIO: Vulcan launch for Eliot Kennedy's charity album by daughter of tragic Jimi Heselden

Yorkshire song king Eliot Kennedy today announced his next all-star charity concert is ready for take off - it will be at the Vulcan hanger at Doncaster Sheffield Airport.
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Sheffield's Grime-A-Side crew ledby Kannan

VIDEO: Vote for Sheffield crew in Red Bull Grime-A-Side

Sheffield grime artists Kannan, KDot and LDizz are after your votes in a sing-off to reach the semi-final of Red Bull's Grime-A-Side 2016.

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Leviathan of Harrogate's metal heroes, Written in Torment.

Harrogate 'black metal band' sign to record label!

As revealed in a series of Retro features in the Harrogate Advertiser Series this year, there's more of a rock n roll side to the district's history than most people might imagine.
Harrogate Symphony Orchestra.

Harrogate Symphony Orchestra to support historic church restoration

It’s a major part of Harrogate’s skyline and the town’s only Grade 1 listed building but St Wilfrid’s Church is aiming even higher.

Hot live band - Manchester group Cabbage who played the Jack Rocks stage.

Best band of this year's Leeds Festival? Cabbage!

It's been a few weeks since Leeds Festival but there's a few acts so good the memory of which I can't seem to shake off.

Olly Murs

Olly Murs adds extra Yorkshire date ahead of 24HRS album launch

Olly Murs has announced extra Arena dates after fans snapped up UK tour tickets - including an added night in Yorkshire.
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Singer-songwriter Lewis Fieldhouse.

Lewis Fieldhouse's musical odyssey ends in Kickstarter success

A Harrogate singer whose musical odyssey across California saw him flirt with the depths of despair has utilised Kickstarter to turn his dream of a debut album into a reality.

Live music and beer! The Circle Bar at Harrogate Theatre.

Harrogate Theatre's live music in afternoon in lovely Circle Bar

It’s always been one of Harrogate’s most beautiful bars but few readers would even know it exists – unless they happen to be regular theatre-goers.

The Beatles pictured backstage at Harrogate's Royal Hall in 1963.

Revised: Untold story of when young Beatles annoyed Leeds Hotel staff!

Ripon woman Beryl Fletcher was just a teenager the night she had a cosy chat with The Beatles on Friday, March 8 1963 into the wee small hours of the following day.
The beautiful Circle Bar at Harrogate Theatre.

New live music venues/sessions for Harrogate

Harrogate's live music scene is getting a double boost.

VIDEO: Sheffield's The Sherlocks camp in mud with fans after wowing Leeds Festival

Yorkshire's latest Radio 1 stars The Sherlocks had a muddy great time at Leeds Festival - they drew a crowd of more than 6,000 fans then camped out with them.
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In pictures: Unforgettable Saturday for drenched music fans at Leeds Festival

DRIVING rain failed to dampen the party atmosphere as the second day of Leeds Festival threw up some musical treats for drenched revellers at Bramham Park.

The Sherlocks back stage at Reading ahead of their Leeds Festival date

Leeds Festival: The Sherlocks rock Reading ahead of Yorkshire homecoming

Yiorkshire's latest Radio 1 stars The Sherlocks proved a big hit at Reading Festival last night and are now heading home to do it all again - today they play Leeds Festival.

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In pictures: Revellers soak up atmosphere on sun-kissed Friday at Leeds Festival

THOUSANDS of revellers descended on Bramham Park as Leeds Festival started its big birthday bash weekend.

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