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Lindisfarne at St Mary in the Castle: from left, Charlie Harcourt, Steve Daggett and Rod Clements.

Lindisfarne return on top form

After well-received performances from both Fairport Convention and Steeleye Span at St Mary in the Castle this past year, it perhaps came as no surprise that it was time for that other giant of the late 60s/early 70s folk-rock: Lindisfarne. HOT correspondent Darren Johnson reports on the return of a well-loved band. Photos by Richard Broady.

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Evocative concert from talented Molly and Jack in unique  church setting

Hastings’ annual Jack in the Green is renowned for its May Day parade and its morris dancing, but the four-day programme always throws up a handful of good concerts too, and that is before you even get to the Hastings Folk Fest in the week that follows. One of the highlights of JitG this year was Molly Evans and Jack Rutter performing in St Clement’s Church in the Old Town – HOT correspondent Darren Johnson spent a congenial evening enjoying their concert.

Green diesel - back in town at last.

Memorable night of folk rock from Green Diesel

When folk rock group Green Diesel recently played the Albion, music enthusiast Darren Johnson was there to welcome them back after a long absence.

New-look gigspanner: Peter Knight, left, Roger Flack, right, with new man Sasha Trochet.

New-look Gigspanner in dazzling form

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The Divine Comedy

The Stinger’s Darren Johnson went along to see The Divine Comedy at The De La Warr Pavillion at the end of October and here shares his thoughts about his experience.

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