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Folk by the Oak's spectacular firework encore [Picture: Elly Lucas]

Tickets are selling fast for Hatfield’s one-day music festival Folk by the Oak.

Electro Velvet, Welwyn Garden City's Alex Larke and Bianca Nicholas, on the red carpet ahead of the Eurovision opening ceremony [Picture: Elena Volotova (EBU) / Eurovision]

UK entry Electro Velvet, featuring Welwyn Garden City’s Alex Larke, will perform fifth in the Grand Final of the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest in Vienna, Austria, on Saturday night.

Slam Dunk South 2014 crowd inside The Forum Hertfordshire, Hatfield [Picture: Jade Till]

Stage times for this weekend’s 2015 Slam Dunk Festival legs in Leeds, Hatfield and Wolverhampton have been announced.

The stage in Vienna for the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest [Picture: Thomas Hanses (EBU)]

The Eurovision Song Contest 2015 kicks off tonight (Tuesday) with the first semi-final in Vienna, Austria.

Stan Tracey's Under Milk Wood

A special 50th anniversary concert to mark the recording of pianist Stan Tracey’s famous jazz suite inspired by Dylan Thomas’ Under Milk Wood takes place in Welwyn Garden City this weekend.

From The Jam, featuring Russell Hastings and Bruce Foxton, have announced a date at The Horn in St Albans

From The Jam, featuring Russell Hastings and Bruce Foxton, have announced an intimate acoustic date at The Horn pub in St Albans.

Wheatus will be appearing at The Horn pub in St Albans

Teenage Dirtbag stars Wheatus will be appearing in St Albans later this year as part of their UK tour.

You Me At Six will headline the main stage at Slam Dunk 2015 at the University of Hertfordshire in Hatfield

The countdown has started to Slam Dunk 2015 – the biggest touring rock music festival in the UK.

Tinie Tempah on stage at The Forum

A new headliner for this week’s University of Hertfordshire Summer Ball in Hatfield has been announced.

Nottingham-based Amber Run will be appearing at Rhythms of the World in Hitchin

Here’s a band which is clearly outstanding in its field – and they’re the latest names to be confirmed for the bill at next month’s Rhythms of the World festival in Hitchin.

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