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Live Review - Bastille at Koko for Virgin 40

Carly Wilford | Posted 03.03.2014 | UK Entertainment
Carly Wilford

Playing the last date of their recent tour before hot stepping to Europe and America next, Bastille have grown and so has their music. It's crazy that in just nine months since first meeting them that things have come so far.

When You Need Someone to Do Something They Don't Want to Do

Hugh Salmon | Posted 30.04.2013 | UK
Hugh Salmon

One of the advantages of working in creative businesses is that, on the whole, decision-making is based on creative talent and strength of argument rather than rank or pay grade.

The Sex Pistols: Never Mind The B*******, Re-released After 35 Years

Jason Holmes | Posted 18.11.2012 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

Steve raises his voice, a bit of the old punk rage perhaps asserting itself again after all these years. "You had to work to go and see a band back in '77, had to get off your arse and go to a gig, and then go to a record store to purchase the product. There was a lot more work involved. Now it's just mindless consumption."

How John Peel Fell For Tubular Bells, Helped Start Virgin...

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 07.08.2012 | UK Entertainment

When John Peel decided to play a long instrumental album by an unknown musician on his radio show, he put the wheels in motion for a worldwide smash, ...

Richard Branson - Flexibility is the Key

Hugh Salmon | Posted 13.05.2012 | UK
Hugh Salmon

Thirty years ago, I first met Richard Branson, the founder of Virgin Records. His reputation was reclusive, perhaps even aloof. People knew about him, but they didn't know about him if you follow.