The Maple State

On The Stereo

May 6, 2018 in Music

Introducing a new regular feature, where the Songwriting team review a collection of new releases that have caught our ear… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Songs In The Key Of Britrock

Songs In The Key Of… Britrock

April 29, 2018 in Features

BRITROCK WEEK: We pick 17 songs that represent the eccentricity, ferocity and glory of British rock in the mid-to-late 90s… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Must-hear albums of April 2018

March 31, 2018 in News

Easter marks the end of the first quarter of 2018, but can April do better music-wise? Of course, it can… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Tony Visconti. Photo: Howard Pitkow

Interview: Tony Visconti (Part One)

September 7, 2017 in Features, Interviews

In this first half of a bumper feature, the legendary American producer reveals some fascinating insights into Bowie and Bolan… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Friends

The Week In Review (10-16 Oct)

October 16, 2016 in News

We round-up the last week in music, including news you might’ve missed, our #SongOfTheDay playlist and Classic Of The Week… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Manic Street Preachers

Manic Street Preachers add dates to 20th Anniversary Tour

December 8, 2015 in News

Welsh legends will play their classic fourth album Everything Must Go in full at a series of gigs next year… 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: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

The Proclaimers – Let’s Hear It For The Dogs album cover

Let’s Hear It For The Dogs by The Proclaimers (Album)

April 27, 2015 in Music

The latest release from Scottish brothers Craig and Charlie Reid is testament to their unique songwriting ability and distinctive sound… Tags: , , , , ,

Joanna Gruesome

Joanna Gruesome win Welsh Music Prize

November 29, 2014 in News

Welsh noise prophets fail to be reviled in their native land as they snap up country’s most prestigious music prize… Tags: , , , , , , ,

The Holy Bible

Manic Street Preachers album to get 20th anniversary reissue

November 7, 2014 in News

Manic Street Preachers have announced details of a special 20th anniversary edition reissue of their legendary album ‘The Holy Bible’… Tags: , , , ,