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9 Rockstars you didn’t know were Fifers

After an overwhelming response to our Fife tribute acts competition, we thought we’d share some of our favourites with you.

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Kyle Falconer of The View

Kirkcaldy Town Square to come alive for Hogmanay

Kirkcaldy is preparing to welcome the New Year with a live band event for the first time in 17 years, and tickets are selling fast.

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Make up a name for a Fife  tribute act and you could win tickets.

Make up a Fife tribute band name and win gig tickets

Tribute acts glory in some fabulous names, but what could a tribute band be called if they came from Fife?

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The Coaltown Daisies, Vivienne (l) and Lynzy (r).

Coaltown Daisies’ search for the heroes

Fife band The Coaltown Daisies are releasing a new single in time for Christmas and half of the proceeds will go to a local charity.

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Artists and guests mingle at gallery opening

New exhibition features local artist

A selection of Scottish artists are showcasing their work at Knock Castle in Perthshire with the launch of a new gallery in the exclusive and upmarket hotel.

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Scott Hutchison. Picture: Wes Kingston

Frightened Rabbit’s Scott Hutchison looks ahead to Fife solo gig

When James Yorkston asks, it’s hard to say no.

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In Pictures: Fife Festival of Music

Fife Festival of Music held a family musical funday at Viewforth High School’s Windmill Community Campus in Kirkcaldy.
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Philip Selway

Radiohead drummer Philip Selway joins ‘Tae Sup’ gig in Kirkcaldy

Fife-based singer songwriter James Yorkston’s live music showcase series, Tae Sup wi’ a Fifer, continues at the Adam Smith Theatre later this month.

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Glenn Macnamara

Singer Glenn Macnamara on his home town show in Fife

One of the UK’s finest swing singers is returning to his hometown of Kirkcaldy, for a special one-off show.

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Shambolics

Fife band Shambolics running like a well-oiled machine

Kirkcaldy band Shambolics are hoping to round off a very successful summer this week with a potential award win, which pits them against some of the best up-and-coming acts in Scotland.

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Shambolics

How you can help Fife band Shambolics win an award

Fans of Shambolics are being urged to vote for the Fife band online as they go up against the cream of Scottish music acts for a prestigious award.

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Tom Petty died earlier this week. Picture: Wiki

Tom Petty; the quiet man who rocked with the best of them

It’s a sign that you’re getting old when you notice your heroes dying more regularly.

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Jenny McGregor, with son Jamie, wants to produce an album to help other bereaved parents.

Sudden death of toddler inspired mum to help other bereaved parents

A singer-songwriter whose toddler son died in his sleep is hoping her Fife connections will help with a final fundraising push to help other parents.

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Melvin Benn launching his ReBalance plans with Lande Hekt from punk rock band Muncie Girls, PRS Foundation chief executive Vanessa Reed and Lucy Wood, also from Festival Republic.

VIDEO: Festival boss launches ReBalance scheme to get more girls into music industry

Girl power got a helping hand today when one of the world's biggest music promoters launched an initiative in to encourage more female UK led bands, solo acts and sound engineers.

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The Welsh rockers play the Caird Hall next month

Have a nice day! Stereophonics head to Dundee’s Caird Hall

Welsh rockers Stereophonics plus special guests are to play at Caird Hall, Dundee on Tuesday August 22, 2017

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Meet pop rockers The Vamps at Glasgow Argyle Street from noon and the Edinburgh store at 5pm on Tuesday, July 18.

The Vamps' Night & Day album set to knock Ed Sheeran off top spot - meet them at HMV signings in Scotland

Pop rockers The Vamps look set to end Ed Sheeran's rule at the top of the charts with their new album Night & Day and lucky fans can meet them at HMV signings in Scotland.
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Big Country are among the headline acts lined up for the  MayDay Festival.  Pic: Michael Gillen.

Mayday festival gets green light for August

After several logistical challenges, an ambitious new Fife music festival has finally been given the green light.

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Organisers Anne-Marie McMeekin and Shuggy Hughes are all set for a great day at Gallatown family gala on Saturday.

Organisers promise best Gallatown gala ever this weekend

Volunteers are hoping the sun will play its part this Saturday as the Gallatown Community activists host their annual Family Fun Day and Gala.

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Last year's sand sculpture brought Beethoven to life.

East Neuk Festival to launch this week

The annual spectacle of the East Neuk Festival is set to enrich the area with culture once more this week.

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There was fun for the whole family at PromFest. (Pic: Andrew Elder)

PromFest rocks Leven

Hundreds descended on Leven’s waterfront on Saturday afternoon for PromFest.

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