Todd Alsup

Interview: Todd Alsup

November 21, 2016 in Features, Interviews

The New York-based pop/soul sensation steps away from the piano to talk about his life, work and third studio album… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

British songwriters

British songwriters lead race for Song Of The Year

October 6, 2016 in Competitions, Events, News

Adele and Ed Sheeran are among those in the running for the title at the BMI London Awards next week… 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: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Radiohead

Radiohead were asked to write Bond theme

December 27, 2015 in News

Band reveal that Sam Smith’s ‘Writing’s On The Wall might not have been the song used as Spectre’s theme tune… 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: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Sam Smith

Sam Smith sings next Bond theme

September 8, 2015 in News

The young British crooner is announced as the provider of the title music for ‘SPECTRE’, which is out on 26… Tags: , , ,

ACM & Metropolis Studios

Metropolis Studios champions unsigned artists

August 14, 2015 in Events, News

The West London recording studio facility joins forces with Academy Of Contemporary Music to launch the talent showcase Metropolis Rising… 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: , , , , , , , , , ,

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: , , , , , , , , , ,

George Ezra

Ivors 2015 nominations are revealed

April 21, 2015 in News

Sam Smith, Clean Bandit, Royal Blood, George Ezra and Alt-J among those in the running for statues come 21 May… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Radio 1 Big Weekend

Final line-up for Radio 1’s Big Weekend announced

April 20, 2015 in Festivals, News

The line-up for Radio 1’s big weekend in Norwich has been announced, with Foo Fighters and Muse topping the bill… 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: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

John Legend and Sam Smith

Sam Smith and John Legend record official Red Nose Day single

March 9, 2015 in News

Sam Smith and John Legend have collaborated on a version of Smith’s ‘Lay Me Down’ in support of Comic Relief… 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: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Dave Stewart at the MPG Awards 2015

Music Producers Guild announces 2015 award winners

February 13, 2015 in Events, News

Paul Epworth is Producer Of The Year again and Dave Stewart is honoured for his Outstanding Contribution To UK Music… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Sam Smith

Sam Smith picks up four gongs at the Grammys

February 9, 2015 in News

UK singer-songwriter Sam Smith cleans up the Grammys, winning four awards including Song of the Year and Record of the… Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Grammys

2015 Grammys will air on UK TV

February 7, 2015 in News

They’ve been shown on US TV for years; now the world’s biggest music awards will also be seen in Britain… 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: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

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