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Instruments For Scottish Schools

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THE DUNDEE MUSICIANS' AWARD SCHEME

Posted:22/05/2011 22:47

FEST 'N' FURIOUS FESTIVAL INFO...

Posted:16/05/2011 10:34

THE DUNDEE REP THEATRE VENUE INFO...

Posted:08/05/2011 19:13

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Instruments For Scottish Schools

Posted:02/11/2012 15:03

SCOTTISH BANDS OFFERING FREE DOWNLOADS!

Posted:23/04/2012 20:39

Launched in July 2009, Amazing Radio is the world's only DAB and internet radio station dedicated to finding and playing the best in emerging, independent music...
THE DUNDEE MUSICIANS' AWARD SCHEME

Posted:22/05/2011 22:47

The Dundee Musicians' Award Scheme is run by Dundee City Council Leisure & Communities Department. The Scheme was established in 2008 to support the work of outstanding Dundee-based musicians by awarding grants towards the costs involved in creating new work in any genre...

FESTIVAL PROFILES

FEST 'N' FURIOUS FESTIVAL INFO...

Posted:16/05/2011 10:34

Fest 'n' Furious, Dundee's annual festival of traditional live music, comprises of events staged at the Caird Hall and the Dundee Rep around the start of October. Visitors can expect entertainment from the cream of Scotland's traditional acts including the Young Trad Tour and artists like The Paetbog Faeries to name but a few...
The Dundee Blues Bonanza has been taking place annually in Dundee since 1995, with musical performances running simultaneously in over thirty venues across the city for the three day duration of the festival.Visitors can expect the best of homegrown talent alongside many international acts who have helped Dundee maintain it's reputation as "The Blues Capital of Scotland". Children's blues workshops are also becoming a regular part of the festival with many big names helping out...

MAJOR VENUE PROFILES

THE CAIRD HALL, DUNDEE, VENUE INFO...

Posted:08/05/2011 20:23

City Square, Dundee DD1 3BB Tel 01382 434 451 A building of great stature, the Caird Hall offers a unique blend of grandeur, heritage and traditional Scottish hospitality. Originally a purpose-built concert hall, the Caird Hall was constructed during 1914-1922. Today, the Hall has been developed to provide a most versatile venue offering modern...
THE DUNDEE REP THEATRE VENUE INFO...

Posted:08/05/2011 19:13

Tay Square Dundee DD1 1PB Tel 01382 223530 One of the UK's top regional theatres, the Dundee Rep Theatre is also the only theatre in Scotland to have its own full-time ensemble company. Operating as both a producing house (producing at least six of its own productions a year) and a receiving house, hosting some of the best theatre in the UK, it is located on Tay Square in the heart of Dundee's cultural quarter.

MISC LINKS

MISC VENUES/EVENTS AROUND DUNDEE....

Posted:22/05/2011 22:50

Regular musical events can be found at the following venues - contact the following for more information...

PUBS WITH LIVE MUSIC

Fat Sams Nightclub and Music Venue , 31 South Ward Road Dundee DD1 1PU Entertainment - Big name live bands and DJs 7 days a week. For more information visit www.fatsams.co.uk or phone 01382 228181...
THE WESTPORT BAR, DUNDEE

Posted:16/05/2011 21:42

The Westport offers a cosy downstairs bar for a quiet pint with the live action taking place upstairs. Expect mixed genres from established artist as well as fresh faces. Something for everyone... For more information on upcoming events phone 01382 228496...
COYLE'S BAR, DUNDEE

Posted:16/05/2011 21:40

One of the many Dundee venues taking part in the Annual Dundee Blues Bonanza, Coyle's Bar hosts an open mic night every Thursday. For more information phone 01382 225871.
OGSTON'S IRISH BAR, DUNDEE...

Posted:16/05/2011 21:38

Ogston's is a traditional Irish bar within Dundee city centre that serves a variety of food. There are also regular live music acts and TV screens for major sporting events. For more information on upcoming events phone 01382 206777...
SOCIAL, DUNDEE

Posted:16/05/2011 21:37

Open Mic acoustic music sessions at the Social every Tuesday night from 9pm. Extensive drink, food and cocktail promotions seven days a week. For more information click here to visit the Social's website or phone 0845 166 6020...
TALLY'S, DUNDEE...

Posted:16/05/2011 21:35

Tally's bar, recently refurbished, offers excellent food and regular live entertainment every Wednesday. The bar also offers free WiFi and has a quiz night every Tuesday. For more information click here to visit Tally's website, email info@tallys-bar.co.uk or phone 01382 224777
THE DOGHOUSE

Posted:16/05/2011 20:56

15 Ward Road Dundee, DD1 1ND Tel 01382 206812. The Doghouse is one of the most impressive (and surely busiest) live entertainment venues in Dundee. Visitors can expect almost daily entertainment from established local and national indie bands to open-mic nights twice a week...