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Open-air proms evenings coming this summer

Open-air proms evenings coming this summer

Two nights of open-air live music have been announced for the late summer bank holiday at a Kent attraction.

First wave of music festival acts announced

First wave of music festival acts announced

A rock music festival which had to cancel in Kent this summer, has already announced its first acts ready for the event when it returns next year.

Talk about... pub music

Talk about... pub music

Safety measures at pubs when they reopen mean there is unlikely to be a return for live music any time soon, both pub owners and musicians fear.

Slaves guitarist pays tribute to girlfriend

Slaves guitarist pays tribute to girlfriend

Thousands of tributes have been left online in memory of a Kent musician's girlfriend who died of cancer.

Drive-in events planned this summer

Drive-in events planned this summer

A series of drive-in experiences have been promised at a Kent park this summer, with dates yet to be announced.

Dreamland starts rescheduling concerts for 2021

Dreamland starts rescheduling concerts for 2021

Cancelled events due to take place at Dreamland this summer have been pushed back until next year.

Folk festival postponed until next year

Folk festival postponed until next year

Organisers of a folk festival, which attracts morris sides from across the country, say they have reluctantly decided to postpone until next year.

Boyzlife announce two new dates in Kent

Boyzlife announce two new dates in Kent

Boyband supergroup Boyzlife have announced two dates in the county, celebrating the release of their latest album, due out this summer.

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Eighties music festival announces new dates

Eighties music festival announces new dates

The UK's biggest one-day retro music festival which had been due to come to Kent this summer, has set new dates to play next year.

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'Everything I was feeling came out in notes'

'Everything I was feeling came out in notes'

A schoolgirl used her experience of losing a grandparent to write an emotive song which has now been listened to by thousands.

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Ramblin' Man Fair postponed

Ramblin' Man Fair postponed

A popular music festival has been cancelled this summer, but people who use their tickets next year will get an extra, free night, organisers say.

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Could this group be the new Spice Girls?

Could this group be the new Spice Girls?

The man behind hits for Take That and the Spice Girls is producing a new all-girl 'super group' in coronavirus lockdown featuring a Kent singer.

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Kent's winners, flops and other odd entries at Eurovision

Kent's winners, flops and other odd entries at Eurovision

From national treasures to bankrupt boybands, we look back at some of the county's memorable contributions to the song contest through the years.

How to have a Eurovision Song Celebration

How to have a Eurovision Song Celebration

This year's Eurovision is, like many other things, very different, but we can all still revel in the glam, the cheese and the music. Here's how:

Tom Jones postpones summer date

Tom Jones postpones summer date

Sir Tom Jones, who was to play an 80th birthday celebration date in the county this summer, has announced he is postponing.

Seven Kent music venues at risk of closure

Seven Kent music venues at risk of closure

A crowdfunding campaign has been launched to save seven Kent music venues which have played host to the likes of Oasis and Adele over the years.

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Police's safety fears over ground's bid for bigger concerts

Police's safety fears over ground's bid for bigger concerts

A bid to increase a stadium's concert capacity by 5,000 has sparked opposition from police on safety grounds.

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New festival will thank key workers

New festival will thank key workers

A new festival is being planned which will thank key workers for their efforts, but no date has been set for when it can be held.

Music festival's 10th anniversary moves online

Music festival's 10th anniversary moves online

A music festival, which should have been celebrating its 10th year this weekend, will instead become a virtual event with performances live streamed.

Mercury-nominated band offer lifeline to struggling venue

Mercury-nominated band offer lifeline to struggling venue

A cult music venue is releasing a live recording by an award-winning band to help it survive the ongoing pandemic.

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