Epiphone James Bay

Epiphone presents James Bay “1966” Century

July 5, 2017 in Gear, News

The young singer-songwriter and guitarist has his own limited edition signature archtop Outfit built by the Nashville team of luthiers… Tags: , , ,

Sofa Sounds

Want to host a gig in your living room?

January 27, 2017 in News

Sofar Sounds want music fans to host and attend gigs in unusual places like living rooms, offices and roof tops… Tags: , , , , , , ,

tilia

EXCLUSIVE! ‘Golden’ by Tilia

November 17, 2016 in Drafts, News

Tonight’s exclusive is from a superb songwriter from Switzerland, whose melodies will find favour among fans of folk and pop… Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Adele

The 2016 Ivor Novello Awards takes place

May 19, 2016 in News

Adele is once again named Songwriter Of The Year, with Damon Albarn, Jamie Lawson and Villagers also among the winners… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Jamie Lawson

2016 Ivor Novello Awards nominees announced

April 19, 2016 in News

Ed Sheeran, Roots Manuva, Years & Years and Jamie Lawson among those with a chance of winning an Ivor Novello… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Brits 2016

BRIT Awards 2016 takes place

February 25, 2016 in Competitions, Events, News

David Bowie honoured, with Coldplay, Björk and James Bay among the winners, but Adele dominates by taking home four awards… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Brits 2016

BRITS nominations announced

January 14, 2016 in News

The shortlists have been announced today for the 2016 BRIT Awards, which take place at the 02 Arena in London… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Best Of 2015

Best Of 2015

December 31, 2015 in Features

As a brand new year beckons, we look back at the singers, songs and songwriters that made 2015 their own… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

BRITs Critics’ Choice shortlist revealed

November 24, 2015 in Events, News

Three artists nominated for the honour could follow in the footsteps of Ellie Goulding, Sam Smith and someone called Adele… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Josh Groban

Josh Groban tops the UK album chart

April 26, 2015 in News

Josh Groban has claimed his first UK No 1 album, pushing last week’s chart topper Paul Simon into second place… Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Paul Simon

Paul Simon scores first UK No 1 album for 25 years

April 19, 2015 in News

Paul Simon receives high recognition for his greatest hits compilation, with the LP hitting No 1 in the UK charts… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Fifty Shades Of Blue by Blair Dunlop

Fifty Shades Of Blue by Blair Dunlop (Single)

April 18, 2015 in Music Reviews

A mature ballad full of observational storytelling which suggests that talented songwriting Blair Dunlop could soon be a household name… Tags: , , , , ,

James Bay

James Bay announces more UK tour dates

March 30, 2015 in News

The BRITS Critics’ Choice winner (and current No 1 album artist) will play 12 UK and Irish dates in September… Tags: , , ,

James Bay

James Bay secures first festival headline spot

March 3, 2015 in News

Brit Award winning songwriter James Bay is to be the headline act at a festival for the very first time… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Brit Awards 2015

A Brit of all right

February 25, 2015 in News

This year’s Brit Awards throws up another slew of winners. But which artists will be standing on the podium tonight?… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

15 for 2015: new songwriting talent

15 for 2015: new songwriting talent

January 27, 2015 in Features

We grab our crystal ball and list the artists that we expect to be here, there and somewhere in 2015… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

James Bay

James Bay wins Critics’ Choice Brit award

December 4, 2014 in News

The 24-year-old Hertfordshire-born singer-songwriter James Bay has scooped the prestigious Critics’ Choice award after releasing just three EPs to date… Tags: , , ,