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Transforming lives with music
…New evidence showing the benefits music can offer people with dementia…


Celtic Connections music festival celebrates 25 years
… will feature concerts, ceilidhs, exhibitions, workshops and one-off musical collaborations… of the biggest winter music festivals. Donald Shaw, the festival's artistic director, said… in traditional and folk music in Scotland and that's what has been the backbone of its…


Music venues hail 'seismic victory' in housing noise battle
…The music industry is hailing a major victory after ministers vowed to change… of new developments were complaining about noise pollution after moving in. The Music… by it be stopped. The problem, it has warned, was not confined to music, with complaints being…


Stonar School music teacher 'boasted about sex toys'
…A music teacher who likened himself to Brad Pitt and boasted about his sex life…


Music stars help Shane MacGowan mark his 60th
…Coming up in Music News LIVE... the music world reacts to the sudden death… to play intimate gig in London, music stars celebrate The Pogues' Shane MacGowan's… 60th birthday plus new music from Editors and Bleachers. Read more by TAPPING HERE…


Music deal covers new Radio Cymru 2 station
… of music for BBC Wales' new Welsh language station Radio Cymru 2. The five-year blanket… language music was taken off air on Radio Cymru for over a month story link after… of Welsh language music on BBC Radio Cymru, and of course, from the end of January…


Sigrid has won the Sound of 2018 music poll
…The Scandinavian singing sensation Sigrid gave a guided tour of her home town. This video has been optimised for mobile viewing on the BBC News app. The BBC News app is available from the Apple App Store for iPhone and Google Play Store…


Rex Orange County on music and stage fright
…Rex Orange County on music and stage fright. This video has been optimised…


Wrexham councillors back cuts to school music services
…Controversial cuts to music services and car parking charges for disabled blue…. Parents and unions had warned schools music service cuts would make musical pursuits… 2019. Music services for schools vary across Wales. Some councils, such as Cardiff…


Streaming fuels music industry boom
…For years the music industry was the poster child for digital disruption… into the future. But today it's bright confident morning again for the UK music business… - and most of the credit goes to the boom in streaming. Overall, music revenues grew…