Album cover of Fluxus by Pink-Drone

Fluxus by Pink Drone – Album Review

For those who know their art history, the album’s title Fluxus – yes, I had to research the name and art movement – highlights the knowing erudition of John Rose aka Pink Drone. The idea of a constant “flow” of […]

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Alone by Up The Bug – Single Review

Up The Bug formed back in 2019, and when times allowed, they travelled all over England and Europe spreading their mixed genre music far and wide, “without a fuck to spare, nor a shit to give”. With 2020 becoming the […]

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The show must go on say drama festival organisers

Organisers of the Hereford County Drama Festival (HCDF) still aim to go ahead this May, despite the challenges set by the coronavirus pandemic. “The Covid-19 outbreak led to the annual events cancellation in 2020. However it is our intention that […]

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Kind knitters answer hospice’s call in lockdown

Organisers of the city’s summer elephant trail are thanking county knitters and stitchers for casting on for hospice care in lockdown. Worcester’s Big Parade, a Wild in Art event brought to the city by St Richard’s Hospice, has been encouraging […]

The Top Dog Film Festival

Calling all dog lovers!

The Top Dog Film Festival is bounding into the UK with its first ever virtual events this December and January. The Top Dog Film Festival features a collection of heart-warming films celebrating the incredible bond between dogs and their human […]

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Global communications agency backs Worcester’s giant art project

Worcestershire-based global creative communications agency, DRPG, is the latest local company to partner in next summer’s elephant parade being brought to the city by St Richard’s Hospice. The Hartlebury-based company, which also played a key role in the hospice’s giraffe […]

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Calling out for young Herefordshire artists

The Courtyard are offering an opportunity for three emerging visual artists aged 16–25 with a link to Herefordshire to take part in it’s latest visual arts project, Cultivate@Courtyard.  Courtyard Associate Director, David Durant says “We’re delighted to be opening up […]

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The Courtyard Hereford receives Capital Kickstart Grant

The Courtyard Hereford has been awarded a £210,380 Capital Kickstart grant as part of the Government’s £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund enabling the organisation to push forward with Transform The Yard despite the financial challenge caused by the Covid-19 crisis. […]

Cover for Darklight Horizon: The Fallen and Oxide - Single

Darklight Horizon: The Fallen and Oxide – Single Review

“The Darkest Light That Shines So Bright, Horizons End That’s Out Of Sight” An inspirational quote or the tag line of recently formed New Classic Rock band Darklight Horizon, based in Gloucestershire. Under the dark cloud that was 2020, Vinnie […]

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I’m Sorry by Hey You Guys! – Single Review

By now you may have heard that infection rates have hit an all time high… that’s right January 1st saw the release of Hey You Guys brand new single I’m Sorry. A song, that despite not having a chorus and […]