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Friends of Hoblingwell staging musical extravaganza for Our Big Gig weekend

3:41pm Friday 12th July 2013

VISITORS to Hoblingwell Park will be part of music history tomorrow (July 13) as part of this summer’s national Our Big Gig celebration.

Reviews of the latest music releases

9:24am Monday 13th May 2013

Kevin Bryan rounds up this week’s latest records including a repackaged Morrissey gem and some contentious country.

Beckenham boy Bowie teams up with Deptford's Gary Oldman for latest video

News Shopper: Marion Cotillard and Gary Oldman appear in David Bowie's new video

10:03am Thursday 9th May 2013

A SINGER from Beckenham has teamed up with a Deptford actor to film a controversial pop video.

Video: Girls Aloud say goodbye weeks after their last London show at the O2

News Shopper: Photos courtesy of Alan Woods

11:34am Thursday 21st March 2013

GIRLS Aloud have split up week after playing their last ever London show at the O2 in Greenwich.

Bromley's David Bowie bags number one

News Shopper: LET DANCE: David Bowie tribute band Absolute Bowie.

12:15pm Monday 18th March 2013

BROMLEY’S most famous rock star David Bowie has scored his first number one album in 20 years.

Bromley Youth Chamber Orchestra concert to feature former BBC Musician of the Year

9:29am Wednesday 13th March 2013

A FORMER BBC Musician of the Year is joining the Bromley Youth Chamber Orchestra at a concert later this month.

Dartford teenager impresses at music competition

News Shopper: Dartford teenager impresses at music competition

10:40am Friday 8th March 2013

A TALENTED youngster from Dartford has wowed judges in a teen music competition.

Country sensation LeAnn Rimes talks about appearing at the O2 in Greenwich

News Shopper: Country sensation LeAnn Rimes talks about appearing at the O2 in Greenwich

3:34pm Wednesday 6th March 2013

US Country star LeAnn Rimes speaks to Tina Campbell about performing at the London 02 and what advice she would give to her younger self.

Adrian Duffy launches gig revamped Waldegrave Arms

News Shopper: Fresh start: Adrian Duffy will be the first monthly gig

10:00am Friday 12th October 2012

The first of a monthly gig series at the newly re-opened Waldegrave Arms will kick-off with a performance from recently nominated Irish Radio Artist of the Month.

De'Jon Pier'e

News Shopper: De'Jon Pier'e

Mottingham man De'Jon Pier'e has been successful promoting his music online and is convinced with the right management he can achieve chart success.

Big Timothy - The House I Know

News Shopper: Big Timothy

Lewisham musician Big Timothy, influenced by the likes of Ben Folds and Billy Joel, has just released his debut album No Strings.

Shotgun Danny - You Think You've Got Problems

News Shopper: Shotgun Danny - You Think You've Got Problems

Shotgun Danny, otherwise known as Heath Waterman, lives in the USA and plays Indie/Rock/Folk music on the guitar, drums and piano - but not all at once...

Burning Wire - Cold

News Shopper: Burning Wire - Cold

Kevin Jones started Burning Wire as a solo venture and stayed that way until old friend David Rollins climbed on board in 2009.

Spencer Kennedy

News Shopper: Spencer Kennedy

Frontman Spencer Kennedy heads up the band he shares his name with, backed up by Damien Nolan on lead guitar, phat bassist David Troke and sick drummer Daniel Bingham.


News Shopper: My Heroine

My Heroine is a five piece, all girl, pop-rock group with eclectic tastes which include Pink and Alkaline Trio.

WAYNE JACOBS: Big Ben's Beat

News Shopper: Wayne Jacobs

Wayne Jacobs is a solo artist from Eltham whose folk and country influenced music includes a song about London and the 2012 Olympics.

LIL FAZE: Leave You Alone

News Shopper: LIL FAZE: Leave You Alone

Lil Faze is an R&B and hip-hop artist whose influences include Ludacris and Neptunes.

KEMZ: Whose Free Yard

News Shopper: KEMZ: Whose Free Yard

Kemz is a grime artist from Lewisham whose influences include Eminem and Michael Jackson.

CLAUDIUSMAXIMUS: h4tek Tenfold Edit

News Shopper: ClaudiusMaximus

Audio visual improv techno artist whose influences include lambda calculus and four dimensional geometry.


News Shopper: Edit Select

A four piece Indie band from Eltham whose influences include Bloc Party, Maccabees and The Specials.

NIKKI FELLE: Time to leave

News Shopper: Nikki Felle

Nikki Felle is a solo singer-songwriter whose music blends pop, jazz and country.

S DOT BEATZ: One Step Two Step

News Shopper: S Dot Beatz

S Dot Beatz is a solo R&B, Hip Hop, Pop and Electro artist from south east London.


News Shopper: The Mish Mash Band

Virtually every single member of this remarkable band has spent their adult life playing, writing and recording in original bands. The constantly updated repertoire includes songs from the 50s to the present day


News Shopper: Jim Kimberely and Isobel Morris performing at The Pelton Arms in Greenwich

11:56am Tuesday 12th May 2009

A TRADITIONAL folk trio with members from Blackheath and Nottingham.

HUGO DOWLEN: Untouchable

4:12pm Tuesday 8th April 2008

Hugo Dowlen is a piano based singer-songwriter from Orpington.

THE VETOES: These Are The Things

3:47pm Wednesday 30th January 2008

THE Vetoes melodic indie tinged rockers from Dartford.

SILAS: The Loss

4:50pm Thursday 26th July 2007

Silas are a metal band with classical and jazz influences with members from Grove Park and Sidcup.


10:05am Tuesday 12th June 2007

Johnny Deptford are a five-piece rock/punk/indie band from, you guessed it, Deptford.


4:19pm Tuesday 29th May 2007

Melotronic Bickley-based musician Graham Smith has just completed inspired by the first Moon landing.

DANNY BOY: Kathryn

11:04am Tuesday 15th May 2007

Danny Boy from Sidcup sings songs steeped in British mod culture from the 60s to the 80s.


3:28pm Friday 16th March 2007

Instant Melodies, sundrenched harmonies and a big warm sound from The Sails.


9:49am Thursday 15th March 2007

The second dance music release from Orpington's Jon Adam Freeman.

BR6: Halfway Through a Dream

12:39pm Monday 19th February 2007

Rock, blues and pop songs by the Orpington based band.

FAY NICHOLS: Sixth Sense

12:17pm Monday 19th February 2007

Fay Nichols is a young vocalist who sings mellow and soulful songs and sometimes joins BR6 as a vocalist.


3:18pm Thursday 1st February 2007

SOUR Mash Daddy and His Sixty Wives are keeping old school classic rock alive.


3:39pm Thursday 25th January 2007

Singer Shane Hampsheir from Dartford is joined by a big band and backing singers.

MATT DIBBLE: Sing Sweet Sounds

1:20pm Wednesday 10th January 2007

Matt Dibble from Sidcup is multi-instrumentalist who writes love ballads and funky jazz tunes.

ALEXIA: Untitled

10:35am Tuesday 9th January 2007

LATIN music artist Alexia has recorded nearly all of her songs in Beckenham.

Lu: Worth

10:09am Tuesday 9th January 2007

LU's songs are very much about life from a young woman's perspective, and her own personal experiences.


2:00pm Tuesday 12th December 2006

Alt-indie outfit Loverock Road have been likened to The Stranglers and Television.

ELEVEN DAYS AGO: Eleven Days Ago

12:08pm Tuesday 12th December 2006

Eleven Days Ago are a young five-piece from Bromley who fuse indie pop, grunge, punk and rap.

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