Natalie Shay

Young Songwriter 2019 competition open for entries

February 10, 2019 in Competitions, News

Song Academy’s annual contest for 8-18-year-olds will be judging originality, lyrics, melody, composition, and potential to be a hit song…

Records

This weekend marks the first National Album Day

October 12, 2018 in Events, News

In its inaugural year, NAD is prompting music fans all over the UK to enjoy an album of their choice…

Tom Odell

Sodajerker presents… Tom Odell

January 29, 2017 in Features, Interviews

Our perennial songwriting podcasters meet their youngest guest yet, in the form of an Ivor Novello-winning, piano-fuelled songwriter from Chichester…

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…

Aidan Reid - Young Songwriter 2015

Young Songwriters of 2015 are revealed

June 11, 2015 in Events, News

Winners of Song Academy’s annual songwriting competition for 7-18 year olds are announced and will perform live at Westfield, London…

Rae Morris Album Unguarded

Unguarded by Rae Morris (Album)

January 28, 2015 in Music

Rae Morris’ debut album ‘Unguarded’ sees the Blackpool songwriter develop from an unknown gem to a writer of mainstream ambition…

Rhodes 'Home' EP cover

Home by Rhodes (EP)

October 7, 2014 in Music

‘Home’ sees the heartfelt young songwriter Rhodes continue to prime himself for adoration, with another record of darkly beatific indie…

Eg White

Sodajerker presents… Eg White

June 23, 2014 in Features, Interviews

The podcasting-songwriting duo speak with the “quintessential professional songwriter” whose list of collaborators include Adele, Tom Odell, Kylie and Duffy…

Tom Odell Long Way Down

Long Way Down by Tom Odell (Album)

June 23, 2013 in Music

‘Long Way Down’ sees Odell more than live up to the hype, with its superb collection of tender piano ballads…

The Another Love EP by Tom Odell

June 16, 2013 in Music

Tom Odell offers fans a tantalising taster of his upcoming debut album ‘Long Way Down’ with ‘The Another Love EP’…

20 for 2013: Top new songwriters

January 31, 2013 in Features

Did you really think we were going to let January slip by without bringing you our Top Tips for 2013?…