Florence Welch

On The Stereo

May 27, 2018 in Music

This week’s selection: Florence + The Machine, DMA’s, Language, Popes Of Chillitown, Passenger, Lice, Uma E. Fernqvist and Places Erupt…

BBC National Orchestra of Wales

Cardiff’s Festival Of Voice returns for 2018

February 4, 2018 in Events, News

The Welsh capital’s international biennial arts festival announces headliners, including Patti Smith, Gruff Rhys, Billy Bragg, Nadine Shah and Passenger…

Matt Epp and Faouzia

The ISC unveils 2017 judges

August 7, 2017 in Competitions, News

International Songwriting Competition kicks off with another stellar judging panel comprising Lorde, Tom Waits, Perry Farrell, Ziggy Marley and more…

Skrizzly Adams

Songwriting contest reopens for Christmas

December 22, 2016 in Competitions, News

The International Songwriting Competition is accepting submissions for 2016 with a discounted entry fee as part of a holiday promotion…

tilia

EXCLUSIVE! ‘Golden’ by Tilia

November 17, 2016 in Music, News

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

Vance Joy – ISC 2014 winner

ISC announces 2016 judging panel

August 20, 2016 in Competitions, News

This year’s International Songwriting Competition judges include recording artists Chris Cornell, Tom Waits, American Authors, Lorde, Ziggy Marley and Donovan…

Joan Armatrading, Cambridge Folk Festival

Live review: Cambridge Folk Festival (30 Jul – 2 Aug ’15)

August 18, 2015 in Events, Features, Festivals

Songwriting saunters along to Cherry Hinton Hall for one of the friendliest festivals, featuring a wide array of folk talent…

Vance Joy – ISC 2014 winner

Joy for the ISC winner

May 3, 2015 in Competitions, News

Million-selling ‘Riptide’ earns Australian singer-songwriter Vance Joy the Grand Prize in last year’s International Songwriting Competition (ISC), announced this week…

The Cambridge Folk Festival 2015

Cambridge Folk Festival 2015 announces first batch of performers

February 15, 2015 in News

Cambridge Folk Festival 2015 has announced the first batch of performers, with Nick Mulvey among the artists to be confirmed…

Will & The People 'Whistleblower' album cover

Whistleblower by Will & The People (Album)

September 2, 2014 in Music

Will Rendle and his globe-trotting alternative rock band return to London with an eclectic third album that stubbornly defies categorisation…