On Saturday (Dec 1), the mighty Papa Shango play their annual home-town show. The event is a festive special, and dressing up is encouraged, as is 'drunken dancing and shouting'. The band have been boosted by the recent news that they will be a headliner at Bish Bash 2019. Tom Ryder asks Papa Rob (Rob Scatchard) what revellers can expect..
One of the biggest groups of all time will headline a once-in-a-lifetime open-air concert at Audley End near Saffron Walden next summer.
Why are there so few celebrated female composers? Classic FM's list is not long and includes few from current times. But Bishop's Stortford Choral Society will be acknowledging one of them when it performs Ethel Smyth's Mass in D on Saturday (Dec 1).
One of the countrys most promising young opera stars is to perform in St Johns Church in Stansted on Sunday (Nov 25) as part of music@stansteds 2018-19 concert series.
Stortford Music Festival organisers have announced that Black Grape are to headline the Sunday night when the Bish Bash music festival returns to Castle Park over the May Day bank holiday weekend.
Grammy-nominated jazz songstress, Stacey Kent, is performing at Saffron Hall on Saturday evening (Nov 3).
Summer 2019 at Audley End will be filled with the sounds of the 80s as three iconic acts entertain at the Uttlesford stately home on one unforgettable night.
Retune returns this Sunday (Nov 4) at The Horn at the Half Moon with an unplugged, acoustic set from Bishop's Stortford favourites The Kazans.
One of the highlights of the Bish Bash music festival in May was effervescent Essex ska duo Death of Guitar Pop. The band return to Stortford on Saturday November 3 for the House of Fun, hosted by bombastic comedian Richard Head, aka Dick. Tom Ryder caught up with Dick for the inside scoop..
Bishop's Stortford-schooled songwriting star Ed Drewett is releasing his first solo original material in almost eight years, in the form of upcoming album Ten and lead track The Unfortunate Gent.
Down Hall Hotel & Spa will host two big names of the music industry for a weekend of picnic concerts next summer.
A troupe of four budding superstars are getting ready to embark on the UK theatre circuit with their energetic, family-focused show Pop Divas Live!
The Retune audience at The Horn at the Half Moon is in for a rare treat this Sunday (Oct 7) as the event will play host to Sabrina Francis, an acoustic soul artist who is on tour from Grenada in the Caribbean with her band.