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Tuesday, 26 July 2016 - 7:15pm

A collection of 2016 Oscar Nominated Short Films screened for a special edition of Cinema around the Corner's Film Club. All welcome!

Film
Thursday, 28 July 2016 - 7:50pm

From the grim reality of high rise towers and urban distress comes the tale of five princesses....Snow, Bea, Belle, Cindy and Princess.

Theatre
Saturday, 30 July 2016 - 9:00pm

FREE ENTRY! Last Saturday of every month brings diverse vinyl loveliness to our Snug - funk, jazz, lounge, hip hop, house, soul and anything else that fits Snugly.

Music
Tuesday, 2 August 2016 - 7:30pm

New Orleans’s own Hot 8 Brass Band has epitomized New Orleans street music for two decades. The band plays traditional Second Line parades, hosted each Sunday afternoon by Social Aid and Pleasure Clubs, infusing their performance with the funk and energy that makes New Orleans music loved around the world. The members of the Hot 8 were born and raised in New Orleans and many began playing together in high school. Today, the Hot 8 combines local performances with national and international appearances. With their third LP, ‘Tombstone’ closely following sister album ‘The Life & Times Of…’ (Nov 2012), Hot 8 have gained widespread coverage and support.

Music
Tuesday, 9 August 2016 - 7:00pm

They Eat Culture present their fortnightly film club - a place for the film fanatics of Preston to share in the joyous experience of watching great cinema. Keep an eye on their Twitter account @CinemaATC for weekly clues and hints about the next film to be screened.

Film
Saturday, 13 August 2016 - 2:00pm

They Eat Culture present a series of screenings as part of the BFI's national celebration of Roald Dahl on Film, and their ongoing Cinema Around the Corner project. Fans of all ages will be able to relive their most magical memories as the beloved author's films are brought to life on the big screen.

Film
Thursday, 18 August 2016 - 7:00pm

Inner City Unit were formed in 1979 by Nik Turner following his departure from Hawkwind.Krankschaft are turning heads with their incendiary mix of psychedelic wig outs, pop songs and no frills power trio telepathy. Expect an evening of Punky Psychedelia, Acid Rock at its finest!

Music
Tuesday, 23 August 2016 - 7:00pm

They Eat Culture present their fortnightly film club - a place for the film fanatics of Preston to share in the joyous experience of watching great cinema. Keep an eye on their Twitter account @CinemaATC for weekly clues and hints about the next film to be screened.

Film
Wednesday, 24 August 2016 - 7:30pm

Ezra Furman is an American alternative and indie singer, songwriter and musician, the frontman of the bands Ezra Furman & the Boy-Friends, and Ezra Furman and the Harpoons, hailing from Chicago, Illinois, U.S. This event is now sold out.

Music
Saturday, 27 August 2016 - 8:00pm

Lioness provide an authentic tribute to Amy's precocious talent, featuring TV’s ‘Stars in The Eyes’ finalist Emma Wright as Amy Winehouse with a full five piece backing band to recreate the authentic sound of this heady mix of jazz, soul and pop.

Music
Tuesday, 6 September 2016 - 7:00pm

They Eat Culture present their fortnightly film club - a place for the film fanatics of Preston to share in the joyous experience of watching great cinema. Keep an eye on their Twitter account @CinemaATC for weekly clues and hints about the next film to be screened.

Film
Wednesday, 14 September 2016 - 8:00pm

A classic rock tribute show to one of the world’s most influential rock bands, featuring the Anglo-Spanish tribute 'Deeper Purple' are on the road as a “Highway Star’ and guaranteed to take you back to the classic 1970s with memories of a ‘Child in Time’. So, if you like your music loud and proud it’s time for a ‘Black Night’ at the Deeper Purple show.

Music
Friday, 16 September 2016 - 8:00pm

Glaxo Babies are the greatest UK post-punk band you've never heard. Formed in Bristol in late 1977 and named after the British pharmaceutical giant who allegedly inoculated thousands with a toxic vaccine, the band's pioneering mix of metallic guitar, dubbed-out rhythms and shamanistic chants found its way into the bloodlines of generations on both sides of the pond.

Music
Tuesday, 20 September 2016 - 7:00pm

They Eat Culture present their fortnightly film club - a place for the film fanatics of Preston to share in the joyous experience of watching great cinema. Keep an eye on their Twitter account @CinemaATC for weekly clues and hints about the next film to be screened.

Film
Friday, 23 September 2016 - 8:00pm

Led by Chico Pere, this exciting band play a mix of authentic, traditional and contemporary flamenco. Calaita Flamenco Son have achieved their own individual style and bring a fresh new sound to the world music scene.

Music
Saturday, 24 September 2016 - 8:00pm

THEY'RE BACK! Limehouse Lizzy keep the spirit of Celtic rock icon Philip Lynott and his band THIN LIZZY alive, well, and dominating stages worldwide!

Music
Tuesday, 4 October 2016 - 7:00pm

They Eat Culture present their fortnightly film club - a place for the film fanatics of Preston to share in the joyous experience of watching great cinema. Keep an eye on their Twitter account @CinemaATC for weekly clues and hints about the next film to be screened.

Film
Wednesday, 5 October 2016 - 8:00pm

Since their humble beginnings as a self proclaimed ‘folk noir’ outfit winning the Emerging Talent Competition in 2008, The Travelling Band have developed into one of the most exciting Americana artists in the UK. 3rd album ‘The Big Defreeze’ (2014) has been met with widespread critical acclaim. don't miss the chance to experience them LIVE.

Music
Saturday, 15 October 2016 - 8:00pm

Back by popular demand! Essentially Wille and the Bandits is a classic blues rock three piece much in the vain of Cream or The Jimi Hendrix experience. But in a similar way to how these bands pushed the genre in their time, Wille and the Bandits try to take their sound beyond what is expected of such a traditional line up.

Music
Friday, 28 October 2016 - 6:30pm

Un-Peeled, Preston's annual tribute to the much missed Radio One DJ put together by Tuff Life Boogie returns again in 2016 for John Peel Day on Friday Oct 28th. There will be two stages in The Continental packed out with an awesome and diverse line-up of acts whose common denominator is that they either all recorded sessions for John Peel, or include members who did. Once more, the line-up contains some of Peel's very favourite acts. Appearing this year are The Nightingales, The Stupids, Eton Crop, Minny Pops, John Hyatt's Plastic Reality, Spread Eagle, Deutsche Ashram, a mystery band of local Peel vets and a rare and exclusive performance from the lauded Welsh act Datblygu.

Music
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