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9:50am Wednesday 25th April 2012
The Lamb was packed out last Saturday for an acoustic show, with people occupying the room from the performance area to out the door. What was all the fuss about? Sheer Music brought the best performers from around the Wiltshire area as well as political singer songwriter Chris T-T.
9:26am Tuesday 17th April 2012
On Saturday when headliner Alex Sears, front man of Decade, pulled out of Sheer Music’s acoustic gig at The Lamb due to flu, local acts where happy to fill the slot at the gig along with a re-arrangement of the line-up.
9:42am Wednesday 7th March 2012
Following in the footsteps of A Fate Untold and Underline The Sky, Bristol-based Polished Punk band Run From Robots come to Devizes off the back of a successful Scuzz TV video campaign, in the shape of their debut single, On Top Of The World”, which has been receiving plays since Chrismas. Warming up for an eight-date UK tour, the band are treaking up and down the country with Hey Alaska, promoting their debut album Rust” due for release through Glasstone Records this spring. You can pick up the single for free, by signing up to their mailing list at http://www.runfromrobots.co.uk Main billed support comes from another Bristol act, though their members are all ex-Wiltshire, Smile, Look Alive turn up for their fourth Devizes appearance. With a new EP slated for imminent release, the pop punkers have been showing up on all manner of amazing bills recently, notably proping up Decade on selected UK tour dates. Expect a lot of baying girls, desperate for a floppy fringe fix.
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10:28am Friday 2nd March 2012
BRISTOL’S Oxygen Thief, aka Barry Dolan, brings his co-headline tour with Scotland's Mark McCabe through Devizes this week, when they play a free entry show at The Lamb, the first gig in the pub since the fire in January.
10:00am Thursday 15th September 2011
The Doubtful Guest had the biggest crowd The Lamb has seen since Frank Turner last Saturday night, as Sheer Music put on their first show since a small makeover in the function room at The Lamb in St Johns St.
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2:19pm Friday 11th March 2011
Following the closure of The Bear in Melksham, promoters mobsta are delighted with the success of their appeal for a new home for Music Night, which supports new young talent, and Saturday gigs with bigger bands.
4:04pm Thursday 10th March 2011
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2:35pm Friday 21st January 2011
Folk duo Trevor Moss and Hannah-Lou, who released their debut album on Loose Recordings last year, have signed to the iconic Heavenly (home of Doves, Edwyn Collins and The Soft Pack, to name a few) for their next record, due in April.
2:39pm Friday 21st January 2011
2:28pm Friday 21st January 2011
The club welcomes fiddler Ian Cutler and the Bully Wee Band on Friday night. Fondly remembered from the days when they were at the forefront of acoustic folk rock, the band have proved since they re-formed in 2004 that they remain a force to be reckoned with, as urgent rhythms combine with musical expertise to produce a driving and well-crafted sound.
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2:50pm Friday 17th December 2010
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4:01pm Thursday 2nd December 2010
Two stages full of top music will raise money on Friday for people affected by paralysis. Proceeds from ticket sales will go to The Nicholls Spinal Injury Foundation, a charity that is funding research into stem cell treatment.
3:47pm Thursday 25th November 2010
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4:04pm Thursday 18th November 2010
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4:03pm Thursday 4th November 2010
The best of contemporary folk-roots music comes to Bath on Friday, November 19, when Spiro perform at Chapel Arts Centre, on the Lower Borough Walls. The Bristol-based quartet will be performing tracks from their third album Lightbox, recorded on Peter Gabriel’s Real World label.
4:06pm Thursday 4th November 2010
3:16pm Thursday 30th September 2010
After a break for summer holidays, mobsta promotions returns for a series of gigs in Melksham venues, starting with a variation on the Open Mic nights There will be a £2 entry charge, and local bands will now be encouraged to headline after the Open Mic sessions. This month young band Lauren, who reached the semi-finals of Live & Unsigned and also played Party In The Park earlier in the year, top the bill. To perform an Open Mic session, sign in at The Jaeger Bar from 7.30pm. Entry for all performers is free. Open Mic sessions start at 8pm, with the headline band on at 9.30pm.
3:12pm Thursday 30th September 2010
John (Jock) Cormack and Bryony McGinty, better known as Bradford-on-Avon-based folk duo Twice the Speed of Sound, are aiming to repeat the huge success of their January 2007 charity concert when they play at The Merlin Theatre, Frome, again on October 30.
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10:34am Thursday 12th August 2010
Wiltshire bands, DJs and producers are being challenged to enter the BrisFest Radio Jingle competition, to create a 30 second radio advert, with the competition winner’s entry being used as the official BrisFest radio jingle.
10:33am Thursday 12th August 2010
Getting 12 acts on – and off – stage in 12 hours presented a huge challenge for Daz Gossage, singer and guitarist with The Porn Issue, who took on the task in a bid to raise cash for Cancer Research UK.
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7:49am Tuesday 5th January 2010
Your Say Your Gazette
On Monday evening at 5pm I parked in the parking adjacent to the doctors’ surgery to be told there was no public parking there. Is this some kind of joke? This has to be one of the most thoughtless set-ups around here. Fortunately I was with my daughter who is fit and healthy and after my telling-off I parked in the public car park behind Waitrose. − Tom Humphreys, MarlboroughParking rule disgrace »
Judging by the letters page, many residents have now realised just how much money is, and was, wasted by Wiltshire Council. I wonder how many people would have voted in a different way if they had known that even more staff redundencies were days away from the election. How many would have voted to award the ‘top’ councillors a £20,000 a year increase in allowances? − Stuart Eels, Yatton KeynellWhy so many bosses? »
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