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Sunday 12 December 2021.

Sunday 12 December 2021. The final race of the F1 Grand Prix 2021 season will now be also shown live on Channel 4 today. This is it! Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen go into the final race of an epic season locked together on 3‌69.5 points - only the s‌econd time this has happened since F1‌'s f‌irst season in 1950. Can Hamilton claim his e‌ighth world title or will Verstappen usher in the new era with his f‌irst ever title? Lewis has the momentum as he has won the last three races , so would be an amazing comeback. Summary of the race... With 10 laps to go Red Bull Racing Christian Horner said "we need a miracle" and that's what he got. Red Bullís Max Verstappen has won his first Formula One world championship after beating rival Lewis Hamilton to victory at the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Verstappen prevailed in his final-race shoot-out with Hamilton to claim the Formula One world championship after a dramatic final lap. The Red Bull driver looked out of the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix at various points but, after a safety car came on to deal with a Nicholas Latifi crash, he was given a reprieve. He changed his tyres during the delay and, after lapped cars were allowed to clear the safety car, he and leader Hamilton had a final-lap race in which the Dutchman prevailed. -------------------------------------------- -------------------------------------------- Saturday 11 December 2021. MYLES KENNEDY & COMPANY live at Shepherds Bush Empire. Myles has sung with Alter Bridge and Slash. Myles is playing a UK tour to promote his second full-length solo LP, "The Ides Of March". Alter Bridge front-man Myles Kennedy has an astounding vocal range. Renowned for his sky-scraping timbre and earth-quaking bluesy wail, his musicianship encompasses eloquent songcraft, thoughtful cinematic arrangements, and, of course, dynamic guitar fireworks. Will guitar legend Jimmy Page turn up? After Led Zeppelin reformed in Dec 2007 for their one-off show at The 02 Arena ( I was there), Robert Plant was not interested in playing a follow up tour so Jimmy Page, John Paul Jones and Jason Bonham got Myles Kennedy in the studio as a possible singer for the tour, but nothing came of it. Support band will be CARDINAL BLACK. ----------------- It is not sold out tonight,but all the levels are open and the venue is pretty full. CARDINAL BLACK arrive on stage at 7.55pm and play for 30 mins. Cardinal Black have been around a decade in various forms. A triumphant live set at Sonisphere in 2010 followed a phone call from the manager of Guns Ní Roses, Alan Niven who, offering his services as manager, flew the band to Arizona to begin an attempt at breaking into the notorious Nashville scene. The lure of America proved irresistible for the young trio and they made the move to Arizona to begin work on a debut album under the guidance of one of rock music's most successful managers. As invariably seems to be the case, reality rarely mirrors expectation and the band struggled to adapt during their time in the U.S; a new country, a new industry, homesickness and the classic creative differences led to the deterioration of the band's momentum, culminating in singer Tom Hollister unexpectedly calling time on the band and coming back to the UK. They played a good set with some stunning powerful rock/soul vocals which went down well with everyone. MYLES KENNEDY & COMPANY arrive on stage at 9pm and play for 1 hour 45 mins. Myles is the main man tonight so his amps are behind him in the middle where the drum kit should be, and the poor old drummer is stuck in the corner. Myles has that great rock voice and can play some nifty guitar. Only three of them on stage but their sound is proper loud, loud, loud. There are two film cameras filming the show. The two Alter Bridge tracks got the biggest cheers of the night. A really good show. Full MYLES KENNEDY setlist played tonight.... Wake Me When It's Over A Thousand Words Devil on the Wall Turning Stones Haunted by Design The Ides of March All Ends Well (Alter Bridge song) Songbird Year of the Tiger Tell It Like It Is Watch Over You (Alter Bridge song) Get Along Love Can Only Heal World on Fire (Slash featuring Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators song) In Stride Encore: Worried Mind