TOP 5: Pick of the best music
We Are Scientists:
The duo performed at last year’s Bingley Music Live and played one of the best sets of the weekend. They play catchy rock tunes and the witty New Yorkers will be at Warehouse 23 in Wakefield on July 21. For tickets visit wearescientists.com Orchestra of Opera North: An evening of music inspired by nature will include violinist Jack Liebeck performing Bruch’s Scottish Fantasy. Tickets are available for the performance at
Leeds Town Hall on April 1 by calling 0113 376 0318. Jeff Lynn’s ELO: The band have just announced that Tom Chaplin, the former frontman of Keane, will be supporting them at their live shows including Sheffield Arena on June 21. For tickets to see them on the Alone in the Universe Tour call 0114 256 56 56. Brighouse and Rastrick Band: Formed over 130 years ago, one of the the world’s most famous brass bands will perform swing favourites including Gershwin’s lively Strike up the Band at Morley Town Hall this Saturday.
For tickets call 0113 376 0318. Ophelia: The debut album from Samuel Taylor and Rebecca Van Cleave’s band Ophelia – recorded last year by producer David Glover at Tesla Studios in Sheffield – has a great deal in its mix. The duo and their band will be playing at Oporto, Leeds on April 24.