Nominees Revealed for 2014 AIM Independent Music Awards

Lara Baker | Posted 11.10.2014 | UK Entertainment
Lara Baker

Last night saw the announcement of the nominees for this year's AIM Independent Music Awards, and as I watched our presenters reveal the labels and artists that feature in this year's nominees list, I felt great pride that I get to work with the people responsible for some of the best music in the world.

Charlie Thomas

Rangers FC Successfully Floats On The AIM | Charlie Thomas | Posted 19.12.2012 | UK

Fans of Scottish football club Rangers will be able to buy shares in their team from today, after it was admitted to the AIM market of the London Stoc...

AIM Independent Music Awards Winners: Alt-J, Adele, Wiley, First Aid Kit, Enter Shikari and The Prodigy

Lara Baker | Posted 30.12.2012 | UK Entertainment
Lara Baker

The second AIM Independent Music Awards took place last night in London, the culmination of a year's worth of work for myself and the AIM Awards team.

Want To Buy Shares In A Scottish Third Division Football Club?

Charlie Thomas | Posted 11.10.2012 | UK

Rangers Football Club has announced it intends to float on the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange, raising up to £20 million for the beleaguered...

AIM Independent Music Awards Nominees Announced

Lara Baker | Posted 26.11.2012 | UK Entertainment
Lara Baker

Since starting to work on the AIM Independent Music Awards a couple of years ago, it hasn't escaped my attention that every time a list of music award nominees is published, a large-scale debate and healthy amount of criticism and cynicism inevitably follows. I suspect this is because of the subjective nature of music; the concept of judging it is arguably flawed.

Does the Music Industry Really Need Another Awards Show? Well Yes, Actually...

Lara Baker | Posted 30.10.2012 | UK Entertainment
Lara Baker

Why would AIM, the body looking after the UK's independent labels and their artists, decide to shoehorn one more awards show into the already full-to-bursting calendar?

Rules of Recovery: Investment Needs Clear Guidance

Phil Shanks | Posted 25.09.2012 | UK Politics
Phil Shanks

Over the course of my time in business I have, from time to time, helped turn a failing business around. It is both an interesting and challenging process that demands commitment and dedication to devise and implement a recovery plan.