Etta Bond, when are you going to drop a full body of work? this ask must be echoing all over her social media platform. Seen
@Stikmatik, one of North London's most prolific producers, describes his sound as a blend of "DnB, desi, Hip Hop, RnB, Folk, Grime and Dub all wrapped into a secret formula". He displays his versatility with his latest offering, 'Heaven' h.o.t.h Remix. Need a hot track as well as a remix? Stikmatik is your guy.
Imagine getting the help you need to build your business without the worry of paying a regular wage. In fact, instead of
6. My First Novel You don't want to know about the novel I wrote this year. What's important is the tech I used to do it
Musicians (people playing instruments), are not used much at all anymore on pop recordings or on the songs that were presented on the trending music page of SoundCloud meaning the music now comes from machines, usually with vocals over the top. Again, everyone using the same machines.
As you know, or should know, Sonos speakers are amazing. They sound great, connect wirelessly, come in all shapes and sizes
It's not that there are more bands, it's just that the distribution method has evolved. To find new music takes more patience than ever. I find that Bandcamp and Soundcloud as a never-ending treasure island of amazing new music.
Fin and I first met at a house party four years ago. He'd just been to see The XX at Maida Vale studios earlier that day, so was feeling musically inspired to start something new. Although we didn't form THIEF that year, we began sending each other music we liked and kept in contact while I was studying at Sussex Uni in Brighton and he was DJing and running club nights in London.
Tuesday 29th October Robbie Boyd at London Jazz Café: Camden, London We LOVE Robbie Boyd. In fact, he's one of those artists
New music fans across the land have some ace shows to look forward to in the coming week- you just might not know it just yet. As always, we've picked our five hottest tips to flag up so you can get them locked down in your diary with plenty of time to plan your night on the town.
Once again we've rounded up a handful of the freshest talent to have made it onto our new music radar in the past week.
There really is nothing quite seeing a musician performing live- so whether it's from the stage of your local boozer or a messy festival weekend; just make sure you get out there and support the new music scene.
Hundreds of the late radio legend John Peel's radio shows have been digitised and made available online. The project - not
Some people's perception of a musician's life style is that it is very glamorous and a walk in the park. As a musician I look out onto a world of people going about a seemingly normal nine to five lifestyle and their routine, and feel a mixture of envy and confusion.
During the height of its popularity MySpace Music was synonymous with youth, cutting edge and cool. However, fast forward just a few years and it is a different story. Press reports indicate that News Corp has sold on the company for a diminished $35m, and an estimated 1m US users are leaving MySpace Music every month. So what went wrong?