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Review: Aladdin, King’s Theatre

Pantoland’s dream team (made up of local veteran entertainers Allan Stewart, Grant Stott and Andy Gray) are back at the King’s Theatre with Aladdin, their latest family-friendly festive offering.

Review: Jon Richardson Live – Nidiot

Jon Richardson is checking his tyre pressures, hoovering his floor mats and putting an emergency packed lunch in the boot of his car, ready to hit the stage again with his brand new DVD – JON RICHARDSON ‘NIDIOT’ LIVE.

Review: Scotch and Soda, Edinburgh

There are few shows that will have you teetering on the edge of your seat, watching with as much fear as adoration in your eyes, more than Scotch and Soda, the centrepiece of Edinburgh Christmas’ 2014 festivities.

Review: McBusted Tourplay/Live at the O2

When I heard that 2/3 of Busted and McFly were forming supergroup McBusted, my inner fifteen year old did a little happy dance. Then she had a panic attack. It’s like when you find out they’re making a sequel to one of your favourite movies (I’m still too scared to watch Anchorman 2) because while you’d love more of the...

S Club 7 set to bring it all back!

#459115162 / gettyimages.com S Club 7 have delighted pop fans by announcing they are set to hit the road for their first tour in over a decade.

Top Christmas shows in Scotland

Alongside eating far too many After Eights, drinking excess amounts of mulled wine and watching Love Actually on loop, festive trips to the theatre have become synonymous with Christmas for all of us at Flecking Records HQ. There are so many fantastic shows doing the rounds this year so, to help you make up your mind about what ones to...

Ariana Grande announces UK tour

#459279270 / gettyimages.com Chart-topping music star Ariana Grande has announced she is set to bring her Honeymoon Tour to the UK next summer.

Dreamboats and Miniskirts – Review

Dreamboats and Miniskirts, the sequel to Dreamboats and Petticoats, follows protagonists Bobby (Alex Beaumont) and Laura (Elizabeth Carter) as they come to realise that staying in the charts is even harder than scoring that elusive first big hit.

Edinburgh gets ready to welcome Christmas!

Forget about short days and cold weather – November is going to be all about spectacular shows, fun rides, quirky markets and festive food and drink, when Edinburgh’s Christmas launches on Friday, 21st November. The city will be transformed into a magical winter wonderland for six weeks, with attractions popping up both in St Andrews Square and East Princes Street...

Introducing: Heather Dickson

When you think of country music, Dunfermline in Scotland isn’t exactly the first place that you’d think to look. But that’s exactly where Heather Dickson, the latest country star in the making, quietly built up her reputation as a talented live act before being flown to Nashville to record her debut album, Eventually.

UK YEA OR NAY! Army of Freshmen frontman Chris Jay’s guide for American bands touring the UK

In a decade of touring the United Kingdom, as frontman for an American band that has played in front of thousands at festivals to 5 people in a pub, I’ve learned a few lessons about subjects an American shouldn’t bring up in your fine country. Here’s a brief guide about what to avoid, so perhaps future generations of Americans can...

Barnum set to open at The Edinburgh Playhouse

Scottish theatre-goers are in for a treat this week when Barnum opens at The Edinburgh Playhouse on Tuesday. The popular show, which has already enjoyed a successful run at The Chichester Festival Theatre, will take up residence at The Edinburgh Playhouse until Saturday, November 1.