Ed Sheeran

Music stars unite to End The Silence

November 2, 2017 in News

Elton John, Ed Sheeran and Paul Weller are among songwriters sharing their musical memories online, for children suffering in orphanages… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Burt Bacharach

Burt Bacharach calls for clarity over plagiarism laws

August 4, 2017 in News

Veteran songwriter says artists are getting a rough deal when it comes to lawsuits, as there are not enough notes… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Amy Winehouse

Amy Winehouse Foundation launches cover contest

October 31, 2016 in Competitions, News

Fans are invited to recreate classic ‘Back To Black’ songs in celebration of the 10th anniversary of the album’s release… 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: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Shelly Poole

Interview: Shelly Poole

February 19, 2016 in Features, Interviews

One half of 90s sister act Alisha’s Attic discusses life as a behind-the-scenes songwriter and on-stage with Red Sky July… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Were you one of the many award winners last night?

Grammy winners announced

February 16, 2016 in News

Kendrick Lamar, Taylor Swift, Meghan Trainor, Chris Stapleton, Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars win big at this year’s Grammy 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: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

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: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Best of 2014

Best Of 2014

December 31, 2014 in Features

As the sun sets on another eventful year in music, we consider the songwriters, songs and moments that made 2014… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Bruno Mars Mark Ronson

Ronson and Mars break streaming record

December 22, 2014 in News

Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars have broken the all-time streaming record in the UK with their chart-topping single ‘Uptown Funk’… Tags: , , , , , ,

Official Christmas Number 1

50 years of Christmas No 1’s

December 21, 2014 in Features

Celebrating the best – and glossing swiftly over the worst – of 50 years of festive chart-toppers in the UK… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Introducing… Kerri Watt

December 9, 2014 in Features, Interviews

A Scottish rock-pop singer-songwriter shaped by a year in California, listening to Michael Jackson records and touring with Marti Pellow… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,