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Bedford’s own Robby Miller is now rocking the airwaves with his new show in New Hampshire

When you’re a Bedford music legend you don’t let the small matter of being 3,266 miles from home stop you from rocking out.

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Bedford musician offered record deal by London music bosses

Musician Mick Sharp has realised his dream by landing a recording contract with London-based Copper Brown Records.

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Dan Raza unveils his new album ‘Two’

Dan Raza unveils his new album ‘Two’

A Leighton singer-songwriter has joined up with elite names from the music scene for his 
hotly-awaited second album which was released this week.

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John Verity is among the musicians performing at the festival

Beds guitar hero to headline Begfest charity festival

Charity music festival Begfest returns this weekend with its biggest and strongest line-up yet.

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One of the colourful sights at a previous Daxtonbury Festival

Hip hop meets country games at the Daxtonbury Festival in Bedfordshire

Festival-goers can hear great music and celebrate rural life at the Daxtonbury Festival in Podinton from July 14 to 16.

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Imelda May has won critical and commercial success

Imelda May to bring winter tour to Bedford

Irish superstar singer and songwriter Imelda May has will head to the region in November after announcing additional dates for her UK tour.

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Former Bluetones frontman Mark Morriss headlines the bandstand

Enjoy a taste of great music and food at Bedford festival

A free food festival takes place in Bedford on Saturday July 8 – with a lively accompaniment of live music.

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Anita Wardell won the Best Vocalist category in the British Jazz Awards in 2013

World-class talent comes to Bedford Arms jazz night

One of Britain’s leading vocalists is the special guest at the weekly jazz session at the Bedford Arms on Monday.

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Sean Gibbs has played with acts including Jim Rattigans Pavillon, Eliza Carthys Wayward Band

Young trumpet star brings his jazzy style to Bedford Arms

The Bedford Arms welcomes top trumpeter Sean Gibbs to lead the weekly Monday Night Jazz session next week.

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Lashings of fun and Roachford!

Stars from the worlds of cricket and music arrive in Blunham on Friday (June 23).

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Mark Crooks has played in all of Londons top jazz venues

Ease into the week with night of jazz at the Bedford Arms

Acclaimed musicians will be blending their talents at the next Monday Night Jazz session at the Bedford Arms in Bromham Road on June 26.

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Flash bring their tribute to Queen to the event

Enjoy tributes to top acts at family-friendly Bedford festival

The UK’s only touring tribute festival is coming to Bedford Park for the first time this weekend.

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Erin Rae

Old-school folk and modern Americana to combine at Bedford gig

Erin Rae and the Meanwhiles brings their UK tour to Bedford this weekend.

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Declan McKenna was included on the BBCs Sound Of 2017 poll, won Glastonburys Emerging Talent Competition in 2015 and is returning to play the festival for the third year in a row

Glastonbury warm up gig for McKenna at Esquires

Teenage singer songwriter Declan McKenna is playing a Glastonbury Festival warm up show at Esquires on Sunday night.

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Ian Smith with conduct the choir with Bedford Sinfonia

Big anniversary to continue with choral summer concert in Bedford

Bedford Choral Society continues to celebrate its 150th anniversary with a concert at the Corn Exchange on Saturday June 17.

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Cancer Bats bring Bat Sabbath tribute shows to the region

Cancer Bats kick off their Bat Sabbath UK tour with two gigs in the region this weekend.

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Bedford band set to perform 1,000th gig

Bedford band set to perform 1,000th gig

Four schoolboy pals who formed their own band half a century ago are still in perfect harmony – and have raised more than half a million pounds for charity.

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The Swanbourne Music Festival takes place on Sunday August 27th

Win a dreamy day out with Toploader at Swanbourne Music Festival

We have teamed up with the organisers of the Swanbourne Music Festival to give away 10 pairs of tickets to the August Bank Holiday weekend event where Toploader is headlining.

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Toploader to headline one of Bucks’ best days out at Swanbourne

Toploader and top local bands to feature as The Swanbourne Music Festival returns thanks to local pub restaurant The Betsey Wynne and its landlord Oakman Inns.

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Barrence Whitfield & the Savages

Britpop, psychedelia and raw sounds at Bedford venue this weekend

Esquires in Bedford is gearing up for another busy weekend with gigs by Neon Waltz, Dodgy and Barrence Whitfield & the Savages.

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