Posts Tagged ‘live music’

Doc‘n Roll Festival (25th – 28th September 2014)

Posted on September 15th, 2014 by in Festivals, Music Industry News

LONDON’S FIRST MUSIC DOCUMENTARY FESTIVAL – 25th – 28th SEPTEMBER 2014 (Hackney Picturehouse) At the beginning of 2014, Doc‘n Roll was born out of the collective passions of its directors, for independent film and niche music genres. They identified a gap in the cultural arts market and a large community of like-minded individuals, whose interests […]

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The Big Music Project Live – 4th October 2014

Posted on September 11th, 2014 by in Advice & Tips, Conferences, Music Industry News

The Big Music Project Live in London on 4th October will see heaps of young people get hands-on experience of music industry careers. The event will be packed with live music, big name speakers, first class advice from industry experts, (including Plan B and his team!) information on work opportunities in the local area, and […]

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UK Music Industry Attracts £100m of Investment From Major Brands

Posted on August 8th, 2013 by in Music Industry News

2012 saw a lot of talent rise up in the UK music scene, along with further technological and consumption trends emerging. It also saw a large input from non-music brands, PRS for Music has revealed.

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The Inside Track: 5 Tips For Putting On A Great Live Show

Posted on March 12th, 2013 by in Advice & Tips, The Inside Track

My band, Zeitgeist Zero, started nearly ten years ago and the only tips I can give are from my own experience. We’ve never been the trendiest or coolest band in our scene, but somehow we have built up an international, cult following, and I’ll tell you how…

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UK Music Jobs Giveaway: Last.fm Presents Live Fridays

Posted on November 23rd, 2011 by in Competitions

Music discovery service Last.fm announce that the Boxettes will be headlining their December edition of ‘Live Fridays’, and UK Music Jobs are giving away 10 pairs of VIP tickets! What makes the Last.fm gigs different from other music events, is that they are powered by you, the listener. Last.fm take all the data from previous […]

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Last.fm Launches Monthly User-curated Gigs

Posted on September 1st, 2011 by in Gig News

Music discovery service Last.fm is spreading its wings and delving into the fire of live events. Based in London, the events will be curated by the data that Last.fm collects, and that in turn, is powered by the listeners of the service – offering opportunities for popular underground artists to reach out to their fan […]

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Amon Tobin plays rare London gig with 3D Visual Installation

Posted on June 13th, 2011 by in Clubbing it, Gig News

Legendary electronic musician Amon Tobin has just released a new album, titled ISAM, and is now touring with a unique live show to support. The Ninja Tune artist debuted ISAM Live recently at the Mutek festival in Montreal, and after he hits Berlin, Brussels, Paris and Amsterdam in the course of a week, he will […]

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London International Ska Festival, 21-24 April 2011

Posted on April 20th, 2011 by in Clubbing it, Gig News

This Easter weekend (21-24 April 2011) The London International Ska Festival is set to showcase the finest global talent on the ska scene at the Clapham Grand Theatre. Expect sights and sounds from the Jamaican originators and the rhythm and blues sounds that inspired them, to the progression into rocksteady & reggae, to the English […]

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Becks European Newcomers My Tiger My Timing talk Berlin

Posted on January 13th, 2011 by in Interviews, Music Industry News

We’ve long been fans of My Tiger My Timing, and we‘re not the only ones. In October they won the Beck’s European Newcomer; Anna Vincent, chanteuse for MTMT tells us about the experience and the bands plans. The prize? To support Phoenix and the Ting-Tings, both of whom make music in a similar vein to […]

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COUNTER CULTURE – Launch Night – Friday 24th September 2010

Posted on September 21st, 2010 by in Music Industry News

10pm – 6am: The Subs, Man Like Me, The Whip, The Invisible, Heavenly Jukebox and more! Counter Culture is a multi-arts project from 24th September through to the 1st January based around a pop-up venue underneath London Bridge Station – it’s 99 days of music, theatre and exhibitions. It is to encourage the culturally curious […]

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The Camden Crawl = Discover Indie Artists + Networking + Free Music!

Posted on April 24th, 2009 by in Gig News, New Music

Culture, music, beer, sunshine. This weekend sees one of the ultimate offerings of all these elements under one roof. And by roof I mean ‘district’ of London. And when I say sunshine I mean more beer. The Camden Crawl is a two day event spanning Friday 25th and Saturday 25th April, showcasing 150 bands, artists, […]

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