Posts Tagged ‘London’

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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Where The Wild Roses Grow (Live at Koko)

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

An outtake from the new Nick Cave film “20,000 Days on Earth”: http://www.20000daysonearth.com/ During the making of our film 20,000 Days on Earth we asked Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds to play an intimate club show at Koko in London, a beautiful old Victorian music hall. We wanted to do something special for the […]

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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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Summer Voice Jams for Young People 4th – 7th August 2014

Posted on July 30th, 2014 by in Education, Music News

Our Voice Jams are some of the best vocal training sessions for young people in London today. Those of you who’ve been lucky enough to attend one before will know how amazing the improvements to your vocals will be in just a few days. We work with Clive Brown, one of the most dynamic and […]

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New Music Biennial Weekend – Calling Composers

Posted on July 2nd, 2014 by in Competitions, Festivals, Music News

Calling all composers who would like to write music for messages of love… Over the New Music Biennial weekend, the organisers are asking composers to take on the challenge of setting messages of love to music. The messages are gathered over the opening weekend of Southbank Centre’s Festival of Love. On Sunday 6 July at […]

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London Electronic Music Event 2014 New Announcements

Posted on February 27th, 2014 by in Conferences

London Electronic Music Event have revealed the second wave of artist and industry speakers added to the LEME14 bill. New artists including Theo Parrish, Kirk Degiorgio, Red D (FCL), Mr Beatnick, Dan Beaumont, Terry Farley, Luke Solomon and Greymatter will be joined by representatives from Beatport, Juno Records, Electric Minds/The Hyrda, Alchemy Mastering, DJ Mag, […]

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Roundhouse Rising Event for Aspiring Music Industry Professionals

Posted on February 5th, 2014 by in Music Industry News

The Roundhouse has announced the launch of its Roundhouse Rising event, which will offer aspiring music industry professionals and musicians the chance to find out how to break into the business. Taking place at the Camden venue 20th-23rd February, the event will feature a mixture of panel sessions and masterclasses with live performances. Amongst the […]

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Ministry Of Sound Nightclub’s Future Assured

Posted on January 8th, 2014 by in Music Industry News

Legendary London nightclub Ministry Of Sound has reached an agreement with a local property developer surrounding a proposed new block of flats which is scheduled to be built opposite the venue. The club’s owners were able to convince Southwark Council’s planning department that the residential building would impact upon its business, citing noise complaints from […]

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Musicians’ Union Condemns Camden Council’s New Busking Regulations

Posted on November 15th, 2013 by in Music Industry News

In news which will certainly affect a significant portion of UK Music Jobs members, the Musicians’ Union (MU) has condemned the punitive measures taken by Camden Council to regulate busking in the London borough. The regulations – which were passed by the borough this week and will take effect from the start of 2014 – […]

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New Music: Chromeo – ‘Over Your Shoulder’ [Free Download]

Posted on September 17th, 2013 by in New Music

Canadian electro duo Chromeo release this delicious slice of disco funk as a free download via their Soundcloud page ahead of some recently announced live shows in the UK. They’ll be playing two UK dates at London’s XOYO (6 Nov) and Annie Mac’s Warehouse Project in Manchester (8 Nov). http://chromeo.net/

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New Music: AlunaGeorge Release Debut Album ‘Body Music’ in Spectacular Style

Posted on July 26th, 2013 by in New Music

The brilliant AlunaGeorge previewed their debut album ‘Body Music‘ this week in spectacular style. On Thursday 25th July, the London duo premiered a different track from the album every hour on blogs which have shown them “unconditional support”. This certainly kept us at UKMJ HQ listening throughout the day and was a great way for […]

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The Vinyl Library Launches in London

Posted on July 4th, 2013 by in Music News

A volunteer-run lending library has opened in London which gives users access to records donated by the public for just £1. The Vinyl Library – set up by twentysomethings Elly Rendall and Sophie Austin – is a free-to-join, not for profit co-operative which rents out an eclectic mix of donated records, and by donating your […]

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Meet & Jam Launches as New Social Network for Musicians

Posted on July 4th, 2013 by in Music Industry News

We’re always excited when a new and interesting way to make music launches, and we think this is going to be right up Music Jobs members’ street! The cleverly-named Meet & Jam is a new social network beta for musicians which has been developed as a brilliantly efficient and modern way for artists to book […]

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Rivington Street Festival 2013

Posted on June 5th, 2013 by in Festivals, Gig News

It’s finally summertime here in the UK, and what better way to celebrate than by enjoying some of the great outdoor events on offer over the coming months? Taking place on Sunday 23rd June 2013 (12-10pm), east London’s Rivington Street Festival will be transforming the streets of Shoreditch into a family friendly outdoor exhibition of […]

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93 Feet East To Reopen Following Licensing Appeal

Posted on May 24th, 2013 by in Gig News, Music Industry News

London music venue 93 Feet East celebrates winning an appeal against the decision to close the venue earlier this year.

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