Category: Blog

Lewis Poole: Happiness in Heart Machines

I have always been a fan of Somerset musician Lewis Poole, not only does he write some of the catchiest tunes  but he has to be one of the nicest people I have had the pleasure of working with. Last year I interviewed Lewis ahead of his slot at  The Godney Gathering, during our chat …

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INTRODUCING: Defaced

New faces, new places and a wealth of new music to hit the airwaves, Defaced are ready to unleash their fury on anyone willing to listen, and if you are not, then you are going to hear it a anyway. They have been working away behind the scenes for months now but it has now …

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Phones & Phones & What is the point?!

I apologise in advance if this comes off as a rant but it is something which has been bubbling under this calm, cool demeanor for sometime. Those who have ventured to a show with me over the past few years know that I have one major gripe with music fans, mobile phones! I get it, …

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INTERVIEW: Marcus Osborne (On The House)

On The House, a fantastic platform for musicians to get their music reviewed and heard by industry folk. It’s creator Marcus Osborne is a busy guy with the platform venturing in to band management and his own band doing well so I thought I would grab a chat with him whilst I still can! So  …

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NEWS: A Brand New Festival This Summer!

TANGLED ROOTS FESTIVAL 15th of June, 2019 Radford Mill, Timsbury, Somerset For people who love contemporary folk, roots and traditional music then this one is certainly worth looking in to.  There will also be opportunities across the weekend to play at pop up stages as well as being encouraged to have a little sing song …

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A Penny for the Arts?

I will get straight to it, the ARTS are greatly under appreciated and underfunded. I was once asked how we get more women to perform at events and festivals, we often blame the organisers or promoters but actually is there a deeper rooted issue. We seem to be trying to solve an issue at adult …

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Emerging Talent Competition 2019

Glastonbury’s Emerging Talent Competition supported by PRS for Music and PRS Foundation is back and for one week only you can enter! You have until Monday 4th of February at 5pm to get your entries in. It doesn’t matter which genre your music fits in to. This is open to everyone and … it is …

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Domino PR’s Big Releases

The next couple of weeks sees two big releases from Devon based PR Company Domino PR.  Starting with a release this Friday is RCKLESS who unleash their debut new EP … ‘So Cynical’. There has been quite the buzz about this Brighton based heavy pop outfit who have relentlessly toured the past couple of years …

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Review: Slackrr – I Know (EP)

  For those who know me well know that I don’t usually review music. I prefer to promote people’s creativity and offer a platform. Well Slackrr went a changed that. Over the past few years I have distanced myself from the reviewing circuit, I found there were a lot of bands there but not a …

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GFM and When?

First up I would like to thank everyone  who has supported and encouraged me to take on the all mighty challenge of being a presenter at GFM. I have had the honour of guest presenting on Ian Liversidge’s show many times now and I want to give him some peace, so here we are, my …

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