British Artists

Why It Took Me Twenty Years (And Three Breakdowns) to Finally Feel Part of the Real World

Scarlett Raven | Posted 19.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Scarlett Raven

My OCD became worse when I was around people. So I spent a lot my life escaping into an imaginary world. My art allowed me to concoct a whole new universe without fear, without anxiety. Even now, painting allows me to breath and for the self-doubt to stop.

Led Zeppelin's Reissued Albums Are a Wonderful Tribute to John Bonham's Monstrous Drumming

Stephen Hull | Posted 01.12.2014 | UK Entertainment
Stephen Hull

It seems remarkable that almost 25 years later I found myself sitting in the old Olympic Studios where the band recorded a load of their classic records. In front of me was a grey-haired Jimmy Page, the composer who so let me down on the first hearing, but whose body of work has inspired me through my entire adult life.

Opening Ceremony Album Worldwide Best Seller

PA | Posted 29.07.2012 | UK Entertainment

An album containing music from the London 2012 opening ceremony has sold more than 10,000 copies within 24 hours of going on sale. The compilation,...

I Don't Live In Obscurity, I Live In Yorkshire

Michele Howarth Rashman | Posted 01.04.2012 | Home
Michele Howarth Rashman

To operate outside of Zone One, or narrower still, the E2 postcode, creates real practical problems for the UK based artist. If a reviewer is unwilling to travel beyond the stretch of their Oyster card, then what chance does an artist working in say, Rotherham, Pitlochry or some Welsh mining village have of getting meaningful coverage for their show?