Trowbridge’s budding rock stars raise the roof

Young bands from a Bath and Trowbridge rock school showed that months of practice had paid off when they raised the roof at their end of year concert. More than 30 members of The Rock Project, who have spent a year being taught by professional, gigging musicians, took part in the gig. Full story: Read more

Folk legend Ralph McTell completes stunning line-up for Lyme Folk Weekend 2017


Another stunning line-up for Lyme Folk Weekend has been announced. Once again organisers of the festival, which takes place from September 1-3, have come up with a mix of talent, ranging from one of the most innovative contemporary artists to some of the folk world’s legendary names. Full story: Read more

Maxwell Quartet Performances in Hinton St George, Ilminster, Bridport and Shute 4-6 May

Maxwell Quartet

Bringing bright young talent to rural audiences in Devon, Dorset and Somerset is what Concerts in the West is all about and the May concert series, featuring the brilliant and exhilarating Maxwell Quartet, will certainly blow any residual winter cobwebs away. Full story: Read more