The Jar Family In The Clouds

In The Clouds by The Jar Family (Single)

March 17, 2015 in Music Reviews

Hartlepool act The Jar Family may just have brought a new genre to the folk music fray with ‘industrial folk’… Tags: , , , , , ,

Liverpool Sound City

Liverpool Sound City opens for 2015 band applications

October 19, 2014 in News

The ‘UK’s biggest city centre music festival’ invites emerging talent to follow in the footsteps of Ed Sheeran and Bastille… Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

BBC Music

Charity single heralds BBC Music initiative

October 7, 2014 in News

BBC launches multichannel BBC Music initiative with a star-studded Beach Boys cover that will be released as a charity single… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Gerard Way

Gerard does it his way

August 21, 2014 in News

Former My Chemical Romance singer Gerard Way has declared that his upcoming Reading/Leeds festival performances will not feature MCR songs… Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Jake Bugg

Jake Bugg is a little bit country

July 14, 2014 in News

Jake Bugg has spoken of his love for Dolly Parton, while advising that he has been writing country inspired songs… Tags: , , , ,

Metallica

Master of Puddles

May 8, 2014 in News

Thrash metal legends Metallica have been confirmed as the third headline act for Glastonbury 2014, taking the Saturday night slot… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Kasabian

Kasabian announced as Glastonbury headliners

April 4, 2014 in Events, Festivals, News

Glastonbury has added 87 names to the line-up, including Jack White, Jake Bugg, Pixies – and Kasabian as Sunday’s headline… Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Molly Smitten-Downes

Molly to represent the UK in Eurovision Song Contest

March 6, 2014 in News

Singer-songwriter Molly Smitten-Downes has been chosen to represent the UK with her own song at this year’s Eurovision Song Contest… Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Jake Bugg

Jake Bugg to hold songwriting master classes

February 9, 2014 in News

Jake Bugg has revealed that he’ll hold songwriting master classes on two occasions this February, at London’s Royal Albert Hall… Tags: , ,

brits 2014

Brits 2014 nominees announced

January 10, 2014 in News

David Bowie, Arctic Monkeys and Laura Marling are among the nominees for the biggest British music awards of the year… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Emeli Sandé

Emeli Sandé has the biggest selling UK album for second year in a row

December 9, 2013 in News

Emeli Sandé’s album ‘Our Version Of Events’ is confirmed as the biggest selling UK LP for a second consecutive year… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Morrissey

Line-up for 2013 Nobel Peace Prize concert revealed

November 26, 2013 in News

Morrissey is the latest artist to be added to the star studded bill at this year’s Nobel Peace Prize Concert… Tags: , , , , , ,

Laura Mvula

Laura Mvula is bookies’ Mercury favourite

October 28, 2013 in News

Laura Mvula is currently the favourite to win this year’s Mercury Music Prize, with William Hill offering odds of 5/2… Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Mercury Award 2013

2013 Mercury Award nominees announced

September 11, 2013 in News

Jake Bugg and James Blake find themselves alongside the songwriting legend David Bowie in this year’s Mercury Award ceremony nominees… Tags: , , ,

Tom Odell

Tom Odell goes a Long Way Up

July 1, 2013 in News

Tom Odell’s debut album ‘Long Way Down’ takes top spot in the Official UK Album Chart away from Kanye West… Tags: , , ,

Jake Bugg

Jake Bugg taking tips from experienced songwriters

June 17, 2013 in News

Jake Bugg states he considers taking the advice of experienced songwriters to be important at this stage of his career… Tags: , ,

Jake Bugg

Jake Bugg announces UK tour

February 19, 2013 in Events, News

Following a support slot with the Stone Roses, the Nottingham singer-songwriter will undertake a headline tour in October and November… Tags:

Best Of 2012

Best Of 2012

January 1, 2013 in Features

Time to look back at the great songs and songwriters of the past 12 months. But which were the greatest?… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Valerie June

Valerie June to tour with Jake Bugg

December 10, 2012 in Events, News

The hotly-tipped Tennessee purveyor of ‘American roots music’ will play 14 dates with the 18yo singer-songwriter from Nottingham in February… Tags: ,

Jake Bugg

Jake Bugg: debut album and UK gigs

August 14, 2012 in News

Jake Bugg has announced details of his self-titled debut album, as well as the dates of his upcoming UK shows… Tags: ,