Noel Gallagher & Paul McCartney

Gallagher challenges McCartney to write Oasis’ comeback song

May 31, 2015 in News

After Paul McCartney joined the clamour for Oasis to reform, Noel Gallagher has challenged Macca to write Oasis’ comeback song… Tags: , , , , , , ,

George Harrison

George Harrison guitar sells for more than £300,000

May 17, 2015 in News

A Maton Mastersound guitar used by the late Beatles guitarist George Harrison has sold for more than £300,000 at auction… Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Novella-Land

Land by Novella (Album)

May 12, 2015 in Music Reviews

On their debut long player ‘Land’, the London-based quintet Novella do something entirely different with the omnipresent influence of shoegaze… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Jeff Lynne - Hollywood Walk Of Fame

Jeff Lynne honoured by the Hollywood Walk Of Fame

May 9, 2015 in News

The ELO frontman, songwriter and Grammy-award winning member of Traveling Wilburys is awarded a star on the famous LA boulevard… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Kurt Cobain

Kurt Cobain solo recordings to be released this summer

May 2, 2015 in News

‘Kurt Cobain: Montage Of Heck’ director says that Cobain’s solo recordings from the film are to be released this summer… Tags: , , , ,

Perri's Beatles guitar gig bag

Perri’s launches Beatles guitar accessories

March 20, 2015 in Gear, News

The Canadian family-owned leather company releases a range of guitar straps, gig bags and picks, honouring the iconic British band… Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Paul McCartney

Paul McCartney to head out on tour

March 7, 2015 in News

Paul McCartney has revealed that he will embark on a U.K. and European tour starting in May of this year… Tags: , ,

Taylor Lock single

Call Me Kuchu by Taylor Locke (Single)

March 5, 2015 in Music Reviews

The former Rooney guitarist and vocalist Taylor Locke goes it alone on his west coast rock-fuelled single ‘Call Me Kuchu’… Tags: , , , , ,

Ringo Starr

Ringo Starr to release new album

December 30, 2014 in News

Ringo Starr says he has completed his 18th studio album and also promises upcoming tour dates with his All-Starr Band… Tags: ,

Joe Cocker

Joe Cocker dies, aged 70

December 22, 2014 in News

The gravel-voiced rock and blues singer from Sheffield has passed away at home in Colorado, after a battle with cancer… 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: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Lisa Redford

Lisa Redford: Cover versions

November 19, 2014 in Features, Interviews, Tips & Techniques

Need a break from writing? Our regular columnist looks at the fine art of making a familiar song your own…… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

How writing sessions may have gone down, if Bob Dylan had been able to convince The Beatles and Rolling Stones to write a record with him

Dylan wanted to make a record with The Beatles and Rolling Stones

November 9, 2014 in News

Producer Glyn Johns has declared that Bob Dylan sought to make a record together with The Beatles and Rolling Stones… Tags: , ,

George Harrison

Six George Harrison LPs to be reissued

September 4, 2014 in News

George Harrison’s first six solo albums, released between 1968 and 1975, have been remastered and are set to be reissued… Tags: , , , , ,

Juliana – ReverbNation

ReverbNation contest winner #11: Juliana

August 6, 2014 in Features, Interviews

Songwriting and ReverbNation proudly present the eleventh winner of our ongoing regular competition for songwriters – Nashville-inspired pop from Juliana… Tags: , , , , ,

Paul McCartney

Five classic McCartney albums reissued as iPad apps

July 17, 2014 in News

Paul McCartney has re-released five of his classic Wings and solo albums in iPad app form, complete with bonus content… Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Dan Wilson

Interview: Dan Wilson

July 3, 2014 in Features, Interviews

Semisonic’s frontman and go-to A-list collaborator for Taylor Swift, Adele, Birdy and more re-ignites his career as a solo singer-songwriter… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

PF Sloan

Interview: PF Sloan

June 10, 2014 in Features, Interviews

He’s a musical legend who’s survived the best and the worst of times – and he’s playing Glasto this month… Tags: , , , , , , ,

Dean Friedman

Interview: Dean Friedman

May 5, 2014 in Features, Interviews

The US songwriter of 1977 Top 20 hit ‘Ariel’ explains his idiosyncratic approach and his upcoming songwriting course in France… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Abbey Road Studios

Chance to win tickets to Abbey Road Studios

April 6, 2014 in Competitions, Gear, News

Garritan and Time+Space mark the release of the new Abbey Road virtual piano with an opportunity to visit Studio Two… Tags: , , , , , ,