Jim Ghedi 'A Hymn For Ancient Land' album cover

‘A Hymn For Ancient Land’ by Jim Ghedi (Album)

January 17, 2018 in Music

As much of a sociogeographical journey as an album, these skilful compositions reveal the landscapes that inspired their birth Artists…

Live review: Tramlines Festival, Sheffield (21-23 July ’17)

August 1, 2017 in Features, Festivals

In late July, Songwriting headed up to the Steel City to check out the three-day musical extravaganza that is Tramlines…

Live review: Tramlines Festival, Sheffield (22-24 July ’16)

August 7, 2016 in Features, Festivals

At the end of June, Tramlines Festival once more brought a veritable smorgasbord of musical delights to the Steel City…

Diagrams 'General Relativity' single cover

‘General Relativity’ by Diagrams (Single)

December 2, 2015 in Music

Inspired by the anniversary of Albert Einstein’s ground-breaking theory, this upliftingly ambient single isn’t weighed down by its subject matter…

Laurel Canyons

Laurel Canyons touring this month

November 16, 2014 in News

Rising indie four-piece Laurel Canyons are set to head out on tour with fellow Sheffielders The Crookes later this month…

Two Skies - Stay/Ocean single cover

Stay/Ocean by Two Skies (Single)

November 11, 2014 in Music

Two Skies’ latest release is a double A-side which shows the Sheffield three-piece to be masters of space and noise…

EKSA Songwriting Camp

A trip to EKSA Songwriting Camp

June 12, 2014 in Features, Interviews, Tips & Techniques

Aaron Slater recently attended Eliot Kennedy’s Songwriting Camp at Sheffield’s Steelworks Studios. What did he learn from the award-winning songwriter?…

Helen Boulding

Interview: Helen Boulding

October 11, 2012 in Features

After years working behind the scenes with a host of big names, this unassuming singer-songwriter is stepping into the limelight…