Ed Sheeran

Music stars unite to End The Silence

November 2, 2017 in News

Elton John, Ed Sheeran and Paul Weller are among songwriters sharing their musical memories online, for children suffering in orphanages…

Craig David

Craig David announces new album by dropping a single

September 15, 2017 in News

The new album will see a return to the singer’s roots of simple story telling with a UK R&B soundtrack…

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…

Sofa Sounds

Want to host a gig in your living room?

January 27, 2017 in News

Sofar Sounds want music fans to host and attend gigs in unusual places like living rooms, offices and roof tops…

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…

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The Week In Review (12-18 Sep)

September 18, 2016 in News

We round-up the last week in music, including news you might’ve missed, our #SongOfTheDay playlist and Classic Of The Week…

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…

Bastille

Bastille announce autumn UK tour

July 1, 2016 in News

London electro infused indie-rockers will head out on a ten date arena tour in support of their upcoming second album…

Bastille

Bastille reveal details of their new album via trailer

June 4, 2016 in News

Band release a minute and twenty second clip via their website featuring the first new music from their new album…

Ella Eyre in the Guardian Literary Institute tent at Camp Bestival 2015

How To Be A Songwriter with Ella Eyre

October 8, 2015 in Features, Interviews

We listened as the pop singer shared her songwriting tips with the Guardian Literary Institute at this summer’s Camp Bestival…

Lorde

Lorde joins the ISC 2015 song contest judging panel

July 24, 2015 in Competitions, News

The Kiwi singer-songwriter will judge this year’s International Songwriting Competition, joining the likes of Tom Waits, Bill Withers and Bastille…

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…

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…

Cammie Robinson

ReverbNation contest winner #12: Cammie Robinson

October 29, 2014 in Competitions, Features, Interviews

The latest winner of our songwriting competition with musicians network ReverbNation is a self-producing, self-taught female singer-songwriter from West Yorkshire…

Thomas Fiss

ReverbNation contest winner #3: Thomas Fiss

June 30, 2013 in Features, Interviews

Songwriting and ReverbNation proudly present the third winner of our monthly songwriting contest – Californian pop idol and multi-instrumentalist Thomas…