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ROTHERHAM’S waste chief has defended changes to bin collections, despite fierce criticism from some colleagues.
By Tom Sharpe on Fri 10 Jun 2011
MUSIC student Mark Andrews headed off to university hoping to secure himself a degree—but has found himself battling for a £50,000 record deal as well.
By Naumaan Farooq on Tue 17 May 2011
POP wannabe Sadie Bates is releasing her first single on iTunes next month after a winning a school talent competition.
By Tom Sharpe on Thu 05 May 2011
AN upbeat acoustic set by singer-songwriter Julian Jones is set to be the latest live music in a tiny village hall with an oversized reputation for attracting top acts.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 01 Apr 2011
.LYRICAL Lisa Twigg penned a song for the artist whose music she walked down the aisle to—and was stunned to see him perform it live on stage.
By Tom Sharpe on Tue 15 Mar 2011
FORMER Lindisfarne star Billy Mitchell is preparing for an intimate village gig as part of a highly-rated folk double act.
By Richard Smith on Fri 25 Feb 2011
UP-and-coming bands are being offered a chance to perform alongside the stars when a successful touring music festival rolls into Rotherham next summer.
By Admin on Wed 23 Feb 2011
SWEET dreams are coming to Rotherham's Civic Theatre this March as Annie Lennox’s greatest songs are brought to the stage by look-alike Jayne Middleton.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 18 Feb 2011
A TALENTED trumpeter has become the first winner of an award created in memory of a popular Dearne Valley music teacher.
By Michael Upton on Thu 17 Feb 2011
ROTHERHAM rockers The Tivoli release their new single next month—and they’re hoping to celebrate with a trip to a once-in-a-lifetime gig.
By Admin on Tue 01 Feb 2011
A SEVEN-piece folk band will be taking a break from promoting its second album and heading to a rural village hall for a one-off gig.
By Naumaan Farooq on Mon 31 Jan 2011
A TWO-man band strumming for success have hit all the right notes by reaching the regional final of a talent show.
By Michael Upton on Mon 31 Jan 2011
ROTHERHAM singer-songwriter Ian Huddleston is bringing four of the town’s top acts together for a one-night only showcase.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 10 Dec 2010
A TEENAGE rapper with dreams of signing to a record label yesterday released her new album—recorded in her home studio.
By Naumaan Farooq on Tue 23 Nov 2010
A PROMISING Rotherham performer who is to release his debut single on Monday will be taking to the stage next week for an official launch night.
By Richard Smith on Wed 10 Nov 2010
LOCAL author Tony Beesley has been recording Rotherham's pop and rock history in his 'Our Generation' trilogy of books. He opened his archive to rotherhamdvertiser.co.uk to give us a glimpse of the town's music fans getting their teenage kicks way back in