Writing the day after the incomparable Prince died, it’s safe to say that 2016 has already seen the loss of some of the world’s best and most original established musicians, and it’s still only April. On a personal note, we’ve lost one of our closest friends, Colin Vearncombe aka Black, who died in January following […]
The ever-inventive Jake Morley has made a wonderful video for his new single, ‘Allegorical House’ which comes out on 21st August. We can’t get enough of either the track or the video.
It’s been a busy couple of months for Peggy Seeger: She and son Calum MacColl won Best Original Song at the recent BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards for their song ‘Swim To The Star’ which appears on Seeger’s latest album, ‘Everything Changes’. The award was presented to them at the ceremony in Cardiff’s Millenium Centre […]
“Penni’s vocal exercises are second to none. They prepare your voice, maintain your voice and ensure that you are making the best possible sound.” IMELDA STAUNTON Penni Harvey-Piper is one of the UK’s top vocal coaches. For over 40 years she has taught professional actors, singers and dancers how to produce their voices and cope […]
On Friday we were privileged to attend the inaugural Women In Music Awards, to witness Peggy Seeger receiving the artist award for ‘Creative Inspiration’. She was presented with her award by the legendary Billy Bragg who praised Peggy’s long history as a musician, feminist and left wing campaigner. Other warm tributes came from influential radio […]
We’re thrilled that Peggy Seeger’s wonderful new album ‘Everything Changes’ is getting such great feedback from the press, the radio and of course Peggy’s fans. Check out some of the reviews here: Guardian – 5 stars “A Revelation” – http://gu.com/p/4x47j Sonic Reducer – “Folk Album of the year” – http://bit.ly/sonicEC Uncut Magazine – “A triumph” […]
There’s a new Black album in the pipeline and we’re very excited that it’s going to be produced by the legendary Calum Malcolm who’s produced some of our favourite records of all time. To get the recording process underway, there’s a very successful campaign running over at Pledge Music. To find out how it […]
Liz Lawrence’s new single ‘Health & Safety’ is clocking up some very impressive BBC Radio love from Jo Whiley, Steve Lamacq, Chris Hawkins and Huw Stephens. We can’t get enough of the video she made for the track – it’s a clever take on a lyric video.
The incomparable Hafdis Huld’s new album ‘Home’ came out last month on Reveal Records in the UK & Europe and OK!Good Records in USA/Canada. It’s been getting some glowing reviews, as did her recent UK tour supporting Boo Hewerdine. “A sublime and serene CD” British Music Boom “it’s futile to resist the charms of the […]
The lovely Liz Lawrence releases a brand new EP on Monday 16th June called ‘Health & Safety’. The title track is the lead single and it’s already had a some great plays across 6 Music, Radio 2, Absolute Radio, Amazing Radio and a bunch of regional stations. A massive ‘thank you’ to Jo Whiley for […]