Kendrick Lamar biography is coming

March 24, 2018 in News

Biography of the Grammy Award winning rapper to be penned by Bandcamp Senior Editor, and Pitchfork writer, Marcus J. Moore…

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EXCLUSIVE! 4th annual gala video by One Found Sound

March 20, 2018 in Music, News

It’s a first for you today, dear readers: a live video from an absolutely wonderful, collaborative, conductorless, chamber orchestra. Enjoy!…

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Manchester Folk Festival Returns For Round Two

March 17, 2018 in News

If you missed last year’s festival then never mind, because 2018’s event promises to be bigger, better and more diverse…

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EXCLUSIVE! ‘After Darkness’ by The Sh8peshifter

March 13, 2018 in Music, News

Today we bring you an exclusive track that hums, purrs, and demands we recognise that out of darkness, comes light…


Classic Of The Week: Stereophonics

March 11, 2018 in News

We simply cannot believe that it’s been 21 years since this absolute belter was released. We hope you enjoy it…

The NME: A Potted History

March 10, 2018 in News

It’s a sad time as fans crowd the graveside of the UK’s most historical music magazine. Here’s a brief history…

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EXCLUSIVE! ‘My Man Jerry Back’ by 4a Stables

March 6, 2018 in Music, News

Our first exclusive of spring is an ambient, cinematic, and intergalactic song that’ll provide the perfect soundtrack to your day…


Imogen Heap among winners at MPG Awards

March 3, 2018 in News

The multi-talented, innovative artist picked up an award for her inspiring work at a ceremony celebrating the industry’s best producers…

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EXCLUSIVE! ‘A Cool Island Song’ by aBIRD

February 27, 2018 in Music, News

We’re bringing you a track by an artist who counts some of the finest electronic acts ever among his inspirations…

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Tabloids miss the point at Brit Awards 2018

February 24, 2018 in News

The 2018 Brit Awards was eventful and inspiring for many reasons, but some media outlets’ coverage causes outrage among fans…

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EXCLUSIVE! ‘Money’ by Pink Flamingo Rhythm Revue

February 20, 2018 in Music, News

We’re bringing you a funky track that bobs and throbs. It’ll have you tapping your toes long after it’s finished…


Classic Of The Week: Swervedriver

February 18, 2018 in News

If, like us, you adore shoegaze then this week’s classic is going to be a real treat for your ears…

Will ear training apps make you a better songwriter?

Will ear training apps make you a better songwriter?

February 17, 2018 in Gear, News

It seems some songwriters have forgotten their craft. But will this app improve your skills? The evidence might surprise you…

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Revealing the winner of our Christmas Gift Guide competition

February 15, 2018 in Competitions, News

The lucky person who received all 10 products in our festive kit list was a very grateful, Scottish, budding singer-songwriter…

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EXCLUSIVE! ‘We Get High Together’ by NO ICE

February 13, 2018 in Music, News

Today we bring you a song by a delightful power-pop group. We’re sure that you’re going to absolutely love it…

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Classic Of The Week: Aye Nako

February 11, 2018 in News

If you’re a fan of 90s inspired punk then we’re certain you’ll love today’s classic as much as we do…


Latest Spotify feature gives creators credit

February 10, 2018 in News

The new feature allows users of the platform to view songwriter and producer credits, giving music the transparency it deserves…

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EXCLUSIVE! ‘Arrows’ by Trevor Hall

February 6, 2018 in Music, News

Today’s exclusive song comes from a songwriter raised on an island in South Carolina, who blends roots and folk music…

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Classic Of The Week: Stella Donnelly

February 4, 2018 in News

Today we bring you a gut-wrenching track which has earned its classic status despite it only being released in 2017…

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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…

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The UK Americana Awards 2018 results

February 3, 2018 in Events, News

Robert Plant scoops two prizes amongst a mix of worthy winners, proving 2017 was another strong year for the scene…

Deidre & the Dark

EXCLUSIVE! ‘Come On’ by Deidre & the Dark

January 30, 2018 in Music, News

Today we’re delighted to bring you a track by a splendid artist whose name belies a much sunnier musical style…