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The Linc’s Into The Spotlight: The Amazons

The Linc brings some of the most underappreciated artists of today into the spotlight, for this week, an act scheduled in to appear at Leeds Festival this year, ‘The Amazons’.

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Coffee House Sessions: Tom Prior

‘It’s a long day’ as Tom Prior described his time touring the UK, 5 days and 11 shows into his tour the man expressed his weariness. But Tom’s aura and character spoke otherwise and was an absolute delight to speak to as The Linc caught up with him on the 7th of March, when he […]

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Atomic Kitten storm off stage at Quack after bottles thrown

Members of early noughties girl group Atomic Kitten were forced to leave the stage at student event Quack on Wednesday night after bottles were allegedly thrown at them by students.

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Review: The Pigeon Detectives – Broken Glances

Four years are a long time to be away, especially in the unforgiving and forgetful world of music—with new acts coming up all the time, it’s easy to sink into oblivion.

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The Linc’s In The Spotlight: Rex Orange County

The Linc brings some of the most underappreciated artists of today into the spotlight, for this week, our first solo artist, ‘Rex Orange County’.

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February Book Club – Page to Screen

Seeing as it is awards season we thought the Linc book team would take a look at some of our favorite book that have been taken from page to screen.

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Coffee House Sessions: April Keen

If you happened to spend Valentine’s Day afternoon with a pint at the Swan, you were in for quite a treat: London-based singer/songwriter April Keen stopped by for a Coffee House Sessions gig and spread lots of acoustic love with her charming indie-pop songs. After the gig, the 19-year- old told The Linc about life […]

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Fun Lovin’ Criminals talk politics with The Linc

Multi-platinum New York group Fun Lovin’ Criminals will take to Lincoln’s Engine Shed this month.

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In the Spotlight: CRUISR

The Linc brings some of the most underappreciated bands of today into the spotlight, for this week, its American band ‘CRUISR’. This will be the last ‘In The Spotlight’ before Valentine’s day 2017, so if you’re planning last ditch displays of affection, I’ve looked high and low to find you the perfect backing track for […]

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Issues with invisibility – an interview with author Ross Welford

Have you ever wished to just snap your fingers and become invisible? To hide from the world, just for a moment. Ross Welford’s brilliant new novel What Not To Do If You Turn Yourself Invisible is here to change your mind.

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