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Daniel Binns is a senior reporter for the Wanstead & Woodford Guardian

Posted at 5:38pm Tuesday 6th November 2012

Sound Advice: Cold nights, warm music

SET on Sail headline an unsigned band night at Winters Bar in Chingford Mount Road, Chingford, this Friday (November 9).

Posted at 3:54pm Tuesday 30th October 2012

Sound Advice: Birkfest brilliance

A MUSIC festival in support of an under-threat pub was so well attended this week it almost ran out of beer.

Posted at 4:40pm Wednesday 17th October 2012

Sound Advice: Loughton Folk Club's second birthday

LOUGHTON Folk Club celebrates its second birthday on Thursday (October 18) with the launch of its own charity CD.

Posted at 3:49pm Tuesday 9th October 2012

Sound Advice: Stephen Tyler's hurdy gurdy

STEPHEN Tyler (no, not the one from Aerosmith) is headlining Loughton Folk Club this Thursday (October 11).

Posted at 9:30am Wednesday 3rd October 2012

Sound Advice: Roots, Rock, Rookwood, Ricketts, Rick & Rolling Stones

New Roots finalist of 2010 Chris Ricketts plays Waltham Abbey Folk Club this Monday night (October 8).

Posted at 10:03am Wednesday 5th September 2012

Sound Advice: Chicago bluesy rock

CHICAGO-raised bluesy rock 'n' roll band The Black Oil Brothers play the Birkbeck Tavern in Leytonstone on Saturday night (September 8).

Posted at 10:28am Wednesday 29th August 2012

Sound Advice: Skints light up Reading and Leeds

CONGRATULATIONS to South Woodford / Leyton band The Skints who played two packed shows to thousands of people at Reading and Leeds Festival at the weekend.

Posted at 12:00pm Tuesday 14th August 2012

Sound Advice: Broadoak Bluegrass

The Broadoak Bluegrass Band is doing a fund-raising gig for Cancer Research UK at Loughton Folk Club this Thursday (August 16).

Posted at 5:13pm Tuesday 24th July 2012

Sound Advice: The sweaty fit people won't get in the way of the music

APPARENTLY there's some kind of sporting event going on in east London over the next few weeks - but fear not!

Posted at 5:43pm Tuesday 10th July 2012

Sound Advice: Go to Leytonstone

THE Leytonstone Festival kicks off this week and there's a mouth-watering platter of live music on offer.

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