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Dekmantel Festival 2015 Announces Night Program

DJ Harvey, Derrick May, Omar S, Surgeon, and Dopplereffekt are amongst the names released for the night program of the Amsterdam based Dekmantel Festival. On Friday the 31st of July, Saturday the 1st and Sunday the 2nd of August, Dekmantel By Night will offer an extensive and complementary night program in Amsterdam’s Melkweg next to […]

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Pre-order the Eurovision digital album now!

Eurovision 2015 album out now While we already know the release date of the physical CD and the DVD for the upcoming Eurovision Song Contest, then now you can also pre-order the digital album! The digital album also includes all the 40 competing songs of this year’s Eurovision Song Contest and will be released as […]

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The Saturdays – Living for the weekend

It has been seven years since Una Healy, Rochelle Humes, Mollie King, Frankie Sandford and Vanessa White joined forces to become The Saturdays, in the process becoming one of modern pop music’s great success stories. And now, 18 smash hits later, the band are in the mood to celebrate what counts as genuine longevity in […]

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Same-sex competitive dancing faces ban

Equal rights campaigners have called a potential ban on same-sex ballroom dancing as ‘illegal discrimination’. New rules are being considered by the British Dance Council (BDC) which would mean all major competitions would have rules describing a couple as ‘one man and one woman’. Instead of competing in major events, same-sex dancing couples would have […]

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Erasure announce new album and worldwide tour

THE VIOLET FLAME – OUT SEPT 2014 Erasure (Vince Clarke and Andy Bell) have announced details of a brand new album, The Violet Flame, out on 22 September 2014 with a worldwide tour in autumn. Recorded in New York and London and produced by Richard X, The Violet Flame follows 2013’s critically acclaimed Snow Globe, […]

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Amy Lamé – Not your average 9-5

If you ever wonder where the gay scene is heading, it is worth while taking a look at what Amy Lamé is up to first! Since she started her cabaret nightclub in London in the mid-90s, she has been at the very front tip of London’s queer scene. We took some time to chat to […]

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Russell Watson Returns to St David’s Hall on His UK Tour

St David’s Hall Cardiff, Saturday 22 March 2014 TheUK’s best-selling classical artist Russell Watson has today announced a massiveUKtour March 2014. The tour succeeds Russell’s eagerly awaited new album ‘Only One Man’ which will be released this November. The album and tour features brand new songs, written specially for Russell Watson, by Claude-Michel Schönberg and […]

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Mr Blue Sky jets in to play Cardiff

For twenty years Colin Smith from Magor near Newport performed as Paul McCartney in the highly successful touring show The Bandit Beatles and graced over 1200 stages worldwide, from Hong Kong and South Africa to the Grand ‘Ol Opry in Nashville. Now, in his new creation, Colin portrays Mr Blue Sky himself Jeff Lynne in […]

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Rent – 20th Anniversary Concert Tour Extended

‘BIG REUNION’ STAR NATASHA HAMILTON AND ‘SUPERSTAR’ RUNNER UP RORY TAYLOR LEAD A WEST END CAST AND LIVE BAND IN UK CONCERT TOUR OF HIT BROADWAY MUSICAL ‘RENT’     JP Productions today announces the lead casting details for their forthcomingUKtour of the smash-hit Tony Award winning Broadway musical ‘Rent’.   Celebrating 20 years since […]

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Westlife’s Shane Filan to perform at St David’s Hall, 2 march 2014

Tickets are on sale from St David’s Hall Box Office 029 2087 8444 and website www.stdavidshallcardiff.co.uk at 9.30AM THURSDAY 12 SEPTEMBER Tickets £31.50, plus £1.50 booking fee   Shane Filan releases his debut solo album ‘You & Me’ on November 4 2013 and his new single ‘About You’ is released on November 3 2013. “I’m so […]

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First Irish Gay Marriages by autumn

Ireland has voted overwhelmingly in favour of same-sex marriage and already, there is talk of the first unions taking place […]

Trade Unions to lead Birmingham Pride Parade

The 2015 Birmingham Pride Parade will be led by the original members of Lesbians and Gays Support the Miners (LGSM), […]

Facebook launches ‘I’m a Voter’ button ahead of Ireland’s Same-Sex Marriage Referendum

Ahead of Ireland’s Same-Sex Marriage Referendum on Friday, Facebook today announces that the ‘I’m a Voter’ button will appear in […]

The Open University recognised for its ‘outstanding’ impact on diversity

The Open University has received two Excellence in Diversity Awards (EiDA) 2015 – Diverse Education Company and Diversity Champion for […]

Marking IDAHOT at the National Assembly for Wales

By Presiding Officer, Dame Rosemary Butler AM The National Assembly for Wales is the democratically elected body that represents the […]

Victim Support – proudly supporting IDAHOT

Victim Support is one of the many businesses across the country that are proud to mark IDAHOT. The charity also […]