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Sunday, April 23, 2017

An award-winning saxophonist who has worked with some of the biggest players in jazz brings his quartet to Queen’s Theatre next week.

Liam Grundy may not be the first name that pops into your head when you think of rock ‘n’ roll or country music but his love of the genres has seen him work with some of the most iconic musicians in the industry.

Noel Coward wrote some of the most popular British plays of the 20th century and now audiences will get to know a bit more about the man behind the words when a new musical comedy comes to Brookside Theatre on Friday.

The list of names which Barry Cryer has written jokes for reads like a who’s who of comedy greats.

This week, Max Chapman, who did a DJ set at the new Sankeys East nightclub, Romford, on Saturday, picks his top 10 favourite tracks

This weekend, house and techno DJ Max Chapman will be headlining at Sankeys East to perform an energetic eight-hour set.

A British rapper will run a series of school music workshops as a way of showing gratitude for the help he received from mentors.

Keeping it in the family when trying to set the world alight with music can be a common thing: think The Bee Gees, The Jackson 5, The Beach Boys, The Kinks.

A string of West End stars are holding a concert to raise money to help a boy, who has up to 25 seizures a day, receive life-changing procedures in the United States.

A swing band is returning to the streets where they started busking more than 25 years ago as part of a campaign to warn people about the dangers of drugs.

She was set to take a Romford audience on a musical journey but renowned singer Kiki Dee, whose duet with legendary pop star Elton John has stood the test of time, has had to postpone her show.

With a hit laden set list, there was no mountain high enough to keep veteran singer Jocelyn Brown from rocking the crowd at the Havering Show, yesterday.

Day two of the Havering Show kicks off from 11am today at Harrow Lodge Park, Hornchurch, with a line-up featuring something for everyone.

The Havering Show kicks off from 11am today at Harrow Lodge Park, Hornchurch, with a line-up featuring something for everyone.

Home grown talents who have honed their craft at the Fairkytes Arts Centre are getting ready to hit the Havering Show stage this weekend.

The Havering Show takes place this weekend and to ensure you are fully prepared for it, we’ve got a three-page guide in today’s Recorder featuring stage times and travel info.

She’s a veteran singer who has worked with the world’s best known stars including Michael Jackson, Roberta Flack, Culture Club and Bette Midler to name a few.

The finalists of this year’s Summer of Sound talent competition will battle it out on Saturday to be crowned the winner.

A journey into one of the most creative musical decades will immerse audiences on a high-energy trip back into the sixties.

Celebrity guests judged the first round this year’s Summer of Sound competition which offers contestants the chance to sing live at major public events and record a single.

The stars of the stage were out in force on Monday night when the curtain rose on Queen’s Theatre’s latest comedy offering.

A bid to put local talent centre stage and preserve Romford’s live music culture has been given an injection of life.

With a smash hit song that stayed at the number one spot for five weeks, it’s easy to remember when flame-haired beauty Carol Decker burst onto the scene in 1987.

Listen very carefully, we shall say ‘zis only once...residents should be on high alert for eccentric policemen, scandalous portraits of curvy ladies and over-the-top accents appearing in Havering in the next few weeks.

A bank holiday festival of fun which has been entertaining families for two decades could soon be a thing of the past.

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