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Deerstock Festival @ Newton Near Bingham Notts

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Recently Added Bands

The House of Ghosts

The consultants

New Tricks - Rocking R&B

Under Twin Suns

Mind Your Head

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Recently Added Gigs


Deerstock Festival @ Newton Near Bingham Notts

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Most importantly: what gigs are you playing? Let everyone know by adding your gig via the Gigs Page.

If you would like to submit some news please email us and we'll post it on this page in the news section below (as long as it's suitable).


Newark Carnival / Sconcefest

The annual Newark Carnival will be held on 10 July this year. As usual, this will be followed by an outdoor festival on Sconce Hills.


Newark Beer Festival 2011

Newark Beer Festival will take place as usual over Spring Bank Holiday weekend, 27 - 29 May.

A full lineup of bands will be performing. Click below for more details.


Jazz et Vin

First the bad news: The year 2011 will not see Newark's Jazz Festival in all its glory; however, the good news is that Ann et Vin will be hosting a weekend of jazz entertainment for those requiring their annual fix


2nd Newark Blues Festival

The second annual Newark Blues Festival will take place over the weekend of Friday 10th - Sunday 12th September 2010.

Upwards of twenty-five bands will be playing over the weekend at venues around Newark.

In addition to the venues there will also be a series of events hosted in the grounds of Newark Castle on Saturday 11th September and Sunday 12th September.


Come Alive! at the Crown & Mitre, Newark.

"Come Alive!" is the first in a series of gigs that have been designed to give bands from the Midlands a specific platform for their music. The price is just £3 for 5 amazing bands and doors open at 7.30 pm.


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