Porter & Davies KT Platform Blossoms

Porter & Davies launches new live monitoring platforms

June 24, 2017 in Gear, News

The silent tactile monitoring system specialist has re-engineered and expanded the KT Platform range, offering more power and size options… Tags: , , , , ,

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Kate Nash: Why the music industry is failing artists

June 23, 2017 in News

Ahead of her acting role in Netflix wrestling series ‘Glow’, singer-songwriter Kate Nash takes a stand against the music industry… Tags: , , ,

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Kids label joins National Unplugging Day

June 22, 2017 in Events, News

Record label for children, Zeamu Music, supports annual campaign asking British families to switch off their electronic devices this Sunday… Tags: , , ,

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St. Vincent announces tour dates

June 21, 2017 in News

Annie Clark’s songwriting alias will embark on a huge tour this autumn/winter, taking in dates across both Europe and America… Tags: ,

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EXCLUSIVE! ‘Feels Like Morning’ by River Matthews

June 20, 2017 in News

Today’s exclusive song comes courtesy of a Surrey-born songwriter who’s already making a real name for himself in the industry… Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

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ACM launches Skunk Anansie scholarship

June 19, 2017 in News

The rock band will select a student to go on one of the academy’s degree courses, worth up to £27,000… Tags: , , , , , ,

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The Week In Review (12 – 18 June)

June 18, 2017 in News

We round-up the last week in music, including news you might’ve missed, our SongsOfTheWeek playlist and Classic Of The Week… Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

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Hammer 88 keyboard hits the market

June 17, 2017 in Gear, News

M-Audio announces a new full-size USB MIDI controller with 88 fully-weighted hammer-action keys, replicating the feel of a grand piano… Tags: , , , , , , ,

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The Smiths reissue title track of ‘The Queen Is Dead’

June 16, 2017 in News

The seminal Manchester group have released two vinyl reissues of their song ‘The Queen Is Dead’ and it’s available now… Tags: , , , , , ,

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NYC mayor proclaims Songwriter Week

June 15, 2017 in Events, News

First citywide celebration of New York’s songwriters will become an annual event, and NMPA credits Yoko Ono as ‘Imagine’ co-writer… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

'How I Wrote...' paperback book

Songwriting publishes first ‘How I Wrote’ book

June 14, 2017 in News

Origin stories of over 40 much-loved hits from the 60s to the present day, as told by the songwriters themselves… Tags: , ,

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EXCLUSIVE! ‘Impossible’ by Amira B​

June 13, 2017 in News

Today’s exclusive track is by a NYC resident whose songwriting draws upon the influence of R&B, Soul, and Hip Hop… Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

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UK & US Songwriting Charts (2 – 17 Jun 2017)

June 12, 2017 in News

We list the week’s top songwriters behind the biggest hits on the Billboard Hot 100 and the UK Singles Chart… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

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The Week In Review (5 – 11 June)

June 11, 2017 in News

We round-up the last week in music, including news you might’ve missed, our SongsOfTheWeek playlist and Classic Of The Week… Tags: , , , , , , ,

The Music Development Agency

The Music Development Agency announces launch

June 10, 2017 in Competitions, News

Coinciding with the opening of a recording studio in NYC, the platform aims to propel growth for musicians and brands… Tags: , , , , , ,

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Donald Glover is to retire Childish Gambino

June 9, 2017 in News

Fans of Childish Gambino will be disappointed to hear that Donald Glover is to retire his rap and soul alter-ego.… Tags: , , , , ,

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M-Audio unveils new monitor speakers

June 8, 2017 in Gear, News

Two new powered studio reference monitors, BX5-D3 and BX8-D3, boast military-grade Kevlar and treated silk domes among their engineering innovations… Tags: , , ,

Royal Blood

Royal Blood tour update

June 7, 2017 in News

English rock duo announce that they will be joined by At the Drive-In and Black Honey on their autumn tour… Tags: , , ,

CarbonWorks

EXCLUSIVE! ‘West Pier’ by CarbonWorks

June 6, 2017 in News

Today’s exclusive song comes courtesy of a gifted songwriter who is also a world-recognized authority on both science and health… Tags: , , , , , ,

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UK & US Songwriting Charts (26 May – 10 Jun 2017)

June 5, 2017 in News

We list the week’s top songwriters behind the biggest hits on the Billboard Hot 100 and the UK Singles Chart… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,