Portishead

The Week In Review (18-24 September)

September 24, 2017 in News

We return with our latest round-up, which includes yet another truly sublime Classic of the Week for your lucky selves… Tags: , , ,

Xxxtentacion

UK & US Songwriting Charts (15-30 Sep 2017)

September 23, 2017 in News

This generation’s hip-hop writers continue to dominate our Top 10s, with Florida rapper Jahseh Onfroy aka XXXTENTACION leading the pack… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Unreleased Beatles demo up for auction on eBay

September 22, 2017 in News

If you’re a Beatles fan with money to burn you could be the owner of an unreleased demo by them… Tags: , , , , ,

MBV

New My Bloody Valentine album scheduled for 2017?

September 19, 2017 in News

It’s been reported that band frontman Kevin Shields is currently working on material for a new My Bloody Valentine album… Tags: , , , ,

Rain

The Week In Review (11-17 September)

September 17, 2017 in News

After a short break, Songwriting are back with our round-up of the last seven days in music and latest classic… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Taylor Swift

UK & US Songwriting Charts (8-16 Sep 2017)

September 16, 2017 in News

Assisted by Royalty Exchange, we recognise the most successful songwriters behind the biggest hits on both sides of the Atlantic… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Craig David

Craig David announces new album by dropping a single

September 15, 2017 in News

The new album will see a return to the singer’s roots of simple story telling with a UK R&B soundtrack… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Sampha 'Process' album

Sampha’s ‘Process’ wins 2017 Mercury Prize

September 14, 2017 in Competitions, News

The South Londoner’s debut is the judges’ top album in this year’s celebration to promote the best of British music… Tags: , , ,

Jay Kay

BMI to honour Jay Kay with President’s Award

September 12, 2017 in News

The influential lead singer of Jamiroquai is to receive the accolade at the annual ceremony celebrating the year’s best songwriters… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Tascam US-1x2 audio interface

Tascam releases new USB interface

September 11, 2017 in Gear, News

The US-1×2 promises to deliver pro-quality desktop recording for singer-songwriters, podcasters and small home studios with a Mac or PC… Tags: , , , ,

Stuart Epps

UK Songwriting Contest deadline approaching

September 10, 2017 in Competitions, News

As part of the grand prize package, renowned music producer Stuart Epps has agreed to work with the winning songwriter… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

The Rolling Stones

British music still dominating on world stage

September 9, 2017 in News

British music sales overseas at a new high, proving that music fans are still looking towards our shores for talent… Tags: , , , , , , ,

Don Williams' Harmony album

Country great Don Williams dies aged 78

September 8, 2017 in News

The highly acclaimed singer, songwriter and Country Music Hall of Famer, affectionately known as the ‘Gentle Giant’, has passed away… Tags: , ,

Faouzia

Canadian teen wins Unsigned Only 2017

September 7, 2017 in Competitions, News

The annual competition’s grand prize was awarded to 17-year-old Faouzia – the first time a teenager has won the contest… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

MASSEDUCTION

New St. Vincent album coming next month

September 6, 2017 in News

Annie Clark returns with a record that was pieced together from years of voice memos, texts and snippets of melodies… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

IK Multimedia iRig Keys I/O

IK Multimedia unveils iRig Keys I/O

September 5, 2017 in Gear, News

A new keyboard controller range with 25 or 49 full-size keys for iOS, Mac and PC, offering built-in audio interface… Tags: , , ,

Miranda Lambert

2017 CMA Awards nominees announced

September 4, 2017 in Events, News

Miranda Lambert tops the list of finalists with five nominations, followed by Little Big Town and Keith Urban with four… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Punk

The Week In Review (28 August – 3 September)

September 3, 2017 in News

We’re back folks and this week we have a classic by one of the most utterly brilliant post-hardcore bands ever… Tags: , ,

Kodak Black

UK & US Songwriting Charts (25 Aug – 9 Sep 2017)

September 2, 2017 in News

Khalid continues holding his own against Lamar and Sheeran, and Kodak Black lands on the chart with ‘Roll In Peace’… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

thecellar

Local music venue needs your help!

September 1, 2017 in News

Thousands of people, including top musicians, sign a petition to prevent the closure of one of Oxford’s best loved venues… Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,