Gallery 47

EXCLUSIVE! ‘Mr Baudelaire’ by Gallery 47

July 18, 2017 in News

Today’s exclusive song come courtesy of of a London-based alt-folk songwriter who has been championed by some very impressive followers… Tags: , , , , , , , ,

The Smith Street Band ‘More Scared Of You Than You Are Of Me’ album art

‘More Scared Of You Than You Are Of Me’ by The Smith Street Band (Album)

April 16, 2017 in Music Reviews

The boys from Melbourne return with their unique blend of witty narrative and melodic punk-rock energy that never gets old… Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Frank Turner and ACM students in Guildford

Frank Turner’s ACM Masterclass

March 8, 2017 in Events

An Academy of Contemporary Music student reports on a recent talk by the punk-folk songwriter who doesn’t mince his words… Tags: , , ,

Lauren Aquilina

ICMP holds new Songwriters’ Circles

February 10, 2017 in Events, News

February’s masterclass at Institute of Contemporary Music Performance kicked off a series of regular songwriting events, with Lauren Aquilina next… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

ACM Christmas song

What is your favourite Christmas song?

December 22, 2016 in Features, Interviews

ACM was visited by several wise songwriters and asked for their pick of festive track and their New Year’s resolution… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Frank Turner

Frank Turner to release film ‘Get Better’

November 18, 2016 in News

Noted folk-punk songwriter Frank Turner talks about battling his demons on a new film that will be released next month… Tags: , , , , ,

Joan Armatrading, Cambridge Folk Festival

Live review: Cambridge Folk Festival (30 Jul – 2 Aug ’15)

August 18, 2015 in Events, Features, Festivals

Songwriting saunters along to Cherry Hinton Hall for one of the friendliest festivals, featuring a wide array of folk talent… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Frank Turner

Interview: Frank Turner

August 14, 2015 in Features, Interviews

The post-hardcore singer turned folk troubadour explains his approach to songwriting and evolution from cult status to an arena filler… Tags: , , , , ,

Daughter

Shure Songwriting Award judge confirmed

February 20, 2015 in Competitions, Gear, News

The Institute of Contemporary Music Performance launches Shure’s annual songwriting competition, in partnership with BASCA, with indie band Daughter judging… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

The Cambridge Folk Festival 2015

Cambridge Folk Festival 2015 announces first batch of performers

February 15, 2015 in News

Cambridge Folk Festival 2015 has announced the first batch of performers, with Nick Mulvey among the artists to be confirmed… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,