Music & Festivals

‘Cultured Tone & Immaculate Precision’: Solem Quartet to Perform in Dumfries, Kirkcudbright & Longtown

From the 10-12 of February, the Solem String Quartet will join Absolute Classics for three incredible concerts. The mini tour will see the ensemble perform...
Kendal Calling Announce 2023 Headliners Nile Rodgers and Chic, Royal Blood, Kasabian and Blossoms

Kendal Calling Announce 2023 Headliners Nile Rodgers and Chic, Royal Blood, Kasabian and Blossoms

Kasabian, Royal Blood, Blossoms and Nile Rodgers & CHIC are heading to the beautiful Lake District this July for the party of the year!  They’re joined by 2015 headliners, Kaiser Chiefs alongside Rick...
Annan Academy Hold Rotary Young Musician Competition 2023

Annan Academy Hold Rotary Young Musician Competition 2023

On Monday 23rd January 2023, 21 students competed in the Annan heat of the Rotary Young Musician of the Year competition, hosted by Annan...

Sell-Out Sensations: Down for the Count All-Stars Bring A Century of Swing to Theatre...

Following the sell-out success of their previous Scotland tours, the London-based Down for the Count All-Stars are heading to the Theatre Royal in Dumfries...

Exciting Live Music Returns To The CatStrand with Samson Sounds

The Catstrand in New Galloway will be the venue for an exciting performance by Samson Sounds on Saturday, January 28th, 2023 as part of...

Superstar Ukrainian Pianist Anna Fedorova Joins Absolute Classics For 3 Dumfries & Galloway Concerts

From the 20-22 of January, superstar Ukrainian pianist Anna Fedorova will join Absolute Classics for three solo concerts. The mini tour will see Anna perform...

West Sound Radio Set To Come to an End in April

Dumfries local radio station 'West Sound' will be no more in April as it is changing its name to, Greatest Hits Radio as part...
NEW CELEBRATED IN STYLE AT DUMFRIESHIRE BIRTH PLACE OF AULD LANG SYNE

New Year Celebrated In Style At Dumfrieshire Birth Place Of Auld Lang Syne

Local people joined hands to sing Auld Lang Syne this New Year Year - at the very farm where Robert Burns wrote the famous...
ROCKING THE NIGHT AWAY IN CREETOWN – Kissing The Flint with Scotland on Tour

Rocking The Night Away In Creetown – Kissing The Flint With Scotland On Tour

Off the back of their recently released singles ‘100 or Less’ and ‘Dune Girl’, Dumfries & Galloway-based musicians Kissing The Flint (translation: creating a...
Piping hot musical extravaganza back after two-year absence

Piping hot musical extravaganza back after two-year absence

MORE THAN 700 talented young musicians will blow up a storm as Scotland’s biggest piping and drumming competition for school pupils returns after an...