ICMP

Win an ICMP songwriting scholarship

April 29, 2016 in News

Working with Shure, Focusrite and Taylor Guitars, the Institute of Contemporary Music Performance is offering a very impressive songwriting scholarship… 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: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

V Festival

Win a set at V Festival 2015

June 13, 2015 in Competitions, Events, News

A forthcoming battle of the bands competition will put one lucky act on the line-up of the major UK festival… 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: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

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

British acts dominate 2014 top 10 artist albums chart

British acts dominate UK music sales as streaming doubles

January 1, 2015 in News

UK artists led by Ed Sheeran fill the entire top 10 best-selling artist albums in 2014, for the first time… 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: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Band Aid 2014

Band Aid single raises £1M in five minutes

November 17, 2014 in News

Band Aid’s new version of ‘Do They Know It’s Christmas?’ reportedly made over £1M within first five minutes of release… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,