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Ward Thomas - The Bowery District, Reading

Ward Thomas - The Bowery District, Reading

Hey! Reading! These ladies are trying to play!

SXSW 2015 - Saturday - Austin, Texas

SXSW 2015 - Saturday - Austin, Texas

Lorne Thomson's final gallery from SXSW featuring Marina And The Diamonds, Ms Mr, Christine And The Queens, The Pop Group and more.

SXSW 2015 - Friday - Austin, Texas

SXSW 2015 - Friday - Austin, Texas

Marina And The Diamonds sparkle alongside Clean Bandit, Years And Years, Jess Glynne and Snoop Dogg in Lorne Thomson's fourth gallery from SXSW.

SXSW 2015 - Thursday - Austin, Texas

SXSW 2015 - Thursday - Austin, Texas

Lorne Thomson's Thursday SXSW gallery, including Clean Bandit with Jess Glynne, Carl Barat And The Jackals, Wolf Alice and Natalie Prass.

SXSW 2015 - Wednesday - Austin, Texas

SXSW 2015 - Wednesday - Austin, Texas

Lorne Thomson's second gallery from SXSW, including The Damned, Alvvays, Laura Marling and Kate Tempest.

The Subways - Manchester Academy 3

The Subways - Manchester Academy 3

Beat fresh. Indie trio return like they've never really been away.

SXSW 2015 - Monday and Tuesday - Austin, Texas

SXSW 2015 - Monday and Tuesday - Austin, Texas

Lorne Thomson's first SXSW gallery, featuring Natalie Prass, Run The Jewels, Alex Winston, TV On The Radio and Kate Tempest.

Sam Smith - Wolverhampton Civic Hall

Sam Smith - Wolverhampton Civic Hall

Soul boy Sam transfers his Grammy tearjerkers from LA to Wolverhampton.

Warpaint - Manchester Albert Hall

Warpaint - Manchester Albert Hall

How do you feel about your shoes, Manchester?

Black Star Riders & Europe - Shepherd's Bush Empire, London

Black Star Riders & Europe - Shepherd's Bush Empire, London

The boys are back in town for the final countdown.

The Unthanks - Manchester Ritz

The Unthanks - Manchester Ritz

Cloudbusting with the Unthank sisters.

X Factor - The SSE Arena, Wembley

X Factor - The SSE Arena, Wembley

A bumper gallery from this year's X Factor tour, including Ben Haenow, Fleur East and ONLY THE YOUNG!

The Veronicas - Heaven, London

The Veronicas - Heaven, London

Seeing double! A gallery from twin sisters The Veronicas' London headliner.

CMA Songwriters Series - Indigo at the O2, London

CMA Songwriters Series - Indigo at the O2, London

The brightest of Nashville's songwriting talent visits London.

C2C Country To Country: Sunday - The O2, London

C2C Country To Country: Sunday - The O2, London

Get off your horse and drink your milkshake.

C2C Country To Country: Saturday - The O2, London

C2C Country To Country: Saturday - The O2, London

The biggest country music stars visit little old Blighty.

Hartheim - Manchester Roadhouse

Hartheim - Manchester Roadhouse

We're there as one of Manchester's brightest hopes triumph over midweek gig lethargy.

Ex Hex - Manchester Soup Kitchen

Ex Hex - Manchester Soup Kitchen

They'll put a spell on you.