Song Writing

Songwriting and Success: An Interview With Glen Hansard

Clara Cullen | Posted 27.09.2016 | UK Entertainment
Clara Cullen

Photo credit: Danny Clinch I first meet Glen Hansard by accident. We're both in the lobby of a private members club in Soho. I've arrived early while...

An Official Flag and Anthem for London?

Jane Peyton | Posted 01.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Jane Peyton

London is a superstar amongst cities and that is why I am running a competition to find a song and flag for London. Whichever song or flag wins the competition will be sent to the London Assembly with a petition and a plea for them to be adopted as the official motifs of London.

The Evocative Power of Place Names

Pete Wiggs | Posted 23.06.2012 | Home
Pete Wiggs

As soon as I read or hear of a place, my brain conjures an image, sometimes it's a fully blown finely detailed videogame-style alternate reality, other times perhaps just a swinging pub sign depicting an eerie Medieval knight slaying a dragon in faded, flaking paint.