Polar Music Prize - Sting & Wayne Shorter

Sting and Wayne Shorter chosen as 2017 Laureates

February 27, 2017 in News

The annual Polar Music Prize ceremony on 15 June in Stockholm will honour the iconic singer-songwriter and the renowned saxophonist… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Tim Rice

Go cruising with Sir Tim Rice

September 29, 2016 in Events, News

‘An Evening with Tim Rice’ will see the acclaimed lyricist taking Seabourn’s luxury cruise ship passengers on a musical journey… Tags: , , , , , ,

George Michael

Listen Without Prejudice 25 years on

September 21, 2016 in News

Sony Music prepares to release several reissue editions of George Michael’s iconic album and commissions a film about its making… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Sir George Martin

Sir George Martin dies, aged 90

March 9, 2016 in News

World mourns the loss and celebrates the memory of legendary producer and ‘Fifth Beatle,’ who died at his home yesterday… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Marcus Miller

Sodajerker presents… Marcus Miller

December 2, 2015 in Features, Interviews

Our podcasting pals from Liverpool bring us an exclusive chat with a giant of the jazz, funk and soul worlds… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Live Earth

Stars come out for 24-hour climate change telecast

November 13, 2015 in News

Elton John, Mumford & Sons, Florence & The Machine, Joss Stone, Pharrell and many more appear on Al Gore’s ‘Live… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Aloe Blacc

Interview: Aloe Blacc

November 12, 2015 in Features, Interviews

LA soul singer of ‘I Need A Dollar’, ‘The Man’ and ‘Wake Me Up’ fame, talks songwriting and social consciousness… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Glen Ballard

Sodajerker presents… Glen Ballard

September 10, 2015 in Features, Interviews

The podcasters chat with six-time Grammy-winning songwriter/producer whose collaboration with Alanis Morrisette is one highlight from a glittering four-decade career… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Mike Batt

Interview: Mike Batt

July 15, 2015 in Features, Interviews

The man behind The Wombles’ chart success, the writing of Art Garfunkel’s ‘Bright Eyes’ and the discovery of Katie Melua… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Charles Aznavour

Oldest songwriter ever to headline the Royal Albert Hall

July 6, 2015 in News

Prolific French artist Charles Aznavour, famous for his song ‘She’, returns to the London venue at the age of 91… Tags: , , , , ,

Lifehouse

Interview: Lifehouse’s Jason Wade

June 30, 2015 in Features, Interviews

The LA rock band’s frontman and songwriter reflects on their meteoric rise, musical evolution and keeping the creative spark alive… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Ed Sheeran

Ivor Novello Award winners announced

May 22, 2015 in News

Ed Sheeran, Manic Street Preachers and Black Sabbath are included among the winners at this year’s Ivor Novello Award ceremony… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Stuart Epps

2015 UK Songwriting Contest opens for entries

April 17, 2015 in Competitions, News

This year’s UKSC competition launches with a grand prize of working with, and being mentored by, British producer Stuart Epps… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Sodajerker presents… Tom Robinson

March 18, 2015 in Features, Interviews

The podcasting duo Sodajerker secure some time with a national treasure, as they talk songwriting with the brilliant Tom Robinson… Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Interview: The Bluetones’ Mark Morriss

February 20, 2014 in Features, Interviews

The Britpop band frontman turned solo singer-songwriter reveals a penchant for cryptic crosswords and an unremitting struggle with song titles… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,