Headphones causing hidden hearing loss ‘epidemic’

Listening to loud music on personal devices could be leading to an epidemic of deafness among young people, a study shows.

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JLS perform at Club Metro in Peterborough at the over 18s show on friday 10th April 2009. Aston Merrygold

VIDEO: Former Peterborough student and JLS star Aston Merrygold releases new solo single

Former Jack Hunt School student, JLS star and pop icon Aston Merrygold has released the music video for his new solo single.

Elton John and his band have been confirmed for Nocturne 2016 at Blenheim Palace. Photo by Kenny Williamson NNL-151127-101627001

The best of Elton John - live - listen here and vote for your favourite hit!

Pop superstar Elton John has announced today, Monday September 19, that he will play Peterborough’s ABAX stadium in 2017.

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BREAKING NEWS: Elton John to play the ABAX Stadium

Superstar Elton John will play a concert at Peterborough United’s ABAX Stadium next summer.

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The Cheeky Girls scooped the number two spot - their highest chart appearance for some time. Shutterstock

REVEALED- Top 50 worst albums EVER

Mr Blobby has beaten Justin Bieber to the unwanted title of ‘worst album of all time’.

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Mowbeck drummer dreams of stardom after Reading and Leeds Festival performances

Bourne drummer Finn Mclean has spoken of his excitement at playing in front of thousands of music fans at the world-famous Reading and Leeds Festival.

Finn Mclean, right, from Bourne, in Mowbeck a four-piece band set to perform at the Reading and Leeds Festivals. EMN-160817-170840001

Drummer is ready to rock at Reading and Leeds Festivals

A drummer from Bourne is busy preparing for the biggest gigs of his life at the hugely popular Reading and Leeds Festivals.

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REAL WORLD: Pennyless are (from back left) Penny Stevens, Les Woods, (front) Graham Dale and Colin Benton.  Photo by Peter Knight.

Troubadours of our time from the home of Bourne Eau

Five albums in the space of six years is some going for four-piece folk-rock-blues band Pennyless.

Vinyl sales driven by midlifers - not hipsters

Vinyl sales driven by midlifers - not hipsters

Vinyl has had something of a resurgence in recent years and it is thought that annual sales could surpass the three million mark in the UK for the first time in decades.

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In the Park, the fifth studio album by Bourne-based "psych-folk rock" band Pennyless.

ALBUM REVIEW: Warm breath of fresh air in folkland from Bourne world

IN THE PARK, Pennyless, Rowdy Farrago Records, Out Now

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Wisbech rocks at festival

As the sun beat down on Sunday afternoon, big crowds poured into Wisbech Park for the town’s annual Rock Festival.

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Royal Philharmonic Orchestra concert at the Broadway Theatre with the Peterborough Male Voice Choir, Peterborough Voices and the Peterborough Youth Choir and conductor Will Prideaux

Musicals concert will be magical

There are only a few weeks left before what promises to be one of Peterborough’s most exciting musical event of the year.

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Stamford School pupil lines up big-name acts including Jay Sean, Scouting For Girls and Top Loader for fundraising event

A pupil at Stamford School is planning a huge fundraising concert with performances from big name acts including Jay Sean, Scouting For Girls and Top Loader.

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Live music in aid of worthwhile cause

Come and enjoy two days of free live music at The Angel Inn, Yarwell this weekend to help raise funds for the Retired Greyhound Trust.

Pennyless perform at Sleaford Playhouse last year.  Photo by Dorothea Adlem.

Archangel’s church would not have paid a Pennyless for this majestic musicfest

CONCERT REVIEW: Pennyless in Concert, St Michael and All Angels Church, Langtoft

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Craig Charles and Utah Saints at Elton Hall

Green Meadows Festival will boast a huge line up of internationally acclaimed artists and DJs next month.

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Ready to rock - and we have tickets to win

The final stages of planning for the 12th Cambridge Rock Festival are well underway - and we have some tickets to give away.

Jamie and his audio assistant Katie at "Untitled".

Help create a spectacular fanfare for arts project

A rtist Jamie Gledhill is looking for Peterborough-based musicians, music makers and wannabe musos of all kinds to help devise and record a series of weird and wonderful fanfares this month.

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Great line-up set to be smuggled into The Green Backyard

The ‘Smugglers Trail’ travelling music and eco festival comes to Peterborough this Saturday.

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Met Lounge fills the Willow Festival void with MetFest

As it emerged today that the Willow Festival will not now take place this year, leading Peterborough live music venue The Met Lounge has stepped up with a weekend ‘MetFest’.

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