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Pineapster 2.0 is here! It's time for you to move over and re-register...

Pineapster is an on-line community for music makers in the East Midlands. We offer a free self-managed Web page with mp3 and video downloads for any band or artist interested in becoming a member, plus discussion forums, a gig guide and a latest uploads podcast. We also send out a monthly newsletter.

Having established ourselves as a valuable part of the Leicester music scene, we are now looking to encourage more users from around Leicestershire, and elsewhere in the East Midlands, to join Pineapster. Visit the Forums to post messages about what's happening in your area.

:: Coming Soon

:: Recent News

Thu, 09 Aug 2007

Pineapster are to curate the first official Summer Sundae Weekender fringe festival. A wide range of artistic events will occur across the city from Sunday 5th August to Sunday 12th August, including a series of warm up parties on Thursday 9th August. For up to date information, please refer to the MySpace page, or email sswfringefestival@pineapster.co.uk.
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Sun, 17 Jun 2007

Fri 15 - Sun 17 June 2007, De Montfort Hall & Gardens, Leicester.
Featuring Andy Griffiths, Paul McClure, Stevie Jones, Martin Plant, Rai Studley, Joel Owen, Grace Petrie, Sheila Mosley, Alocacoce, Paspatou, The Falling Leaves Arkestra with Misterlee, Dawson Smith & The Exiles.
And that's not even including the "big names". [More Info]

Sat, 19 May 2007

at Coventry's Taylor John's House, run by Ghosttown Promotions. Amongst the artists performing are Leicester-based musicians MisterLee, James Kelly, Black Carrot, and Dragon Or Emperor. Tickets on sale now - [Read more]

Public Relations Exercise - Album launch party
Sat, 07 Apr 2007

Public Relations Exercise are to release their debut album through Field Records on April 2nd. To celebrate there is to be a launch party at Firebug on April 7th, featuring local bands Her Name is Calla and redcarsgofaster. The night will be compered by "Leicester's funny man" - Dave 'the bullet' Reiss.
The album will be availble in all good record stores, as well as at the gig.

:: Updated Artists

Sat, 16 May 2009
Mon, 01 Dec 2008
Sun, 10 Feb 2008

:: Updated mp3s

Sat, 16 May 2009 10:24pm
(3:32, 1.4 Mb)
Mon, 01 Dec 2008 1:21am
(2:24, 1.9 Mb)
Artist: Elpis
Sun, 18 Nov 2007 10:12pm
(4:49, 4.4 Mb)
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