Category Archives: Music

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The winners of the 2019 Visionary Honours Awards

Awards founder Adrian Grant with Mandla Mandela, Professor Green, Krishnan Guru-Murthy, the UK cast of Hamilton and Kevin Hines

A glittering night was enjoyed by all at the inaugural Visionary Honours 2019, held at BAFTA, London, on 8 February, presented by award-winning comedian and actor Lenny Henry. The celebrities appearing on the night included Malorie Blackman, author of the world-famous Noughts and Crosses novels, the multi-talented Strictly Come Dancing star, Death in Paradise and Red […]

Nile Rodgers announced as curator of Meltdown 2019 at London’s Southbank Centre

Nile Rodgers Glastonbury 2017 ©Jill Furmanovsky

The Southbank Centre in London has today revealed that the curator of its famous Meltdown festival this year will be three-time Grammy Award-winning American composer, producer, arranger, guitarist, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, Chairman of the Songwriters Hall of Fame and Abbey Road Studios’ first ever Chief Creative Advisor, Nile Rodgers. Nile Rodgers said: […]

NOMINATIONS: Song of the year

Little Mix. Credit: Creative Commons

This Is Me – Keala Settle The anthem of The Greatest Showman showcases the astounding vocals of Australian singer Keala Settle. A video of her raw performance of “This Is Me” helped to get the greenlight to make the film. The song, written by Benj Pasek, is about championing the underdog and society’s outcasts. This […]

New report showcases arts and cultural sector’s impact in fighting climate change

A report released by Arts Council England has shown that arts and cultural organisations are acting on and surpassing national and international climate targets. Environmental arts group Julie’s Bicycle, which produced the report, has been working in partnership with Arts Council England since 2012 to inspire environmental action across the arts and culture sector. Alison […]

Four ways to succeed in the music industry for beginners

In the last 10 years, the music industry has evolved faster than anyone would expect. Breaking into the industry and recording a level of success isn’t as easy as it used to be. Nonetheless, there are still tips that can be borrowed from successful musicians. 1. Find the right timing for your work This is […]