Posts Tagged ‘Music’

How To Start Your Own Business

When I was 17 years old, I started my first business – and it was a complete accident. After a series of work placements and jobs in politics, journalism, charity campaigns, PR and the arts, I had a considerable CV, a range of contacts dotted around different industries, and, mostly importantly, lots of ideas. I […]

Jay Leighton’s Album Launch

Last week the lovely Jay Leighton paid us a visit in Norwich to launch his new album ‘Hours’. The first single from the album is called ‘Wish I Was Springsteen’ and you can hear it below. We started off the day by heading to BBC Norfolk for a live radio session with the legendary Stephen […]

How to put on your own music event

A few people have been in touch recently asking if I would do a post about organising events, specifically on the music side of things, so I thought I’d share some top tips on arranging your own gig, event or launch party. This is advice aimed specifically at music promoters and musicians looking to promote […]

Summer in Norwich: Lanes Festival 2012

As the days grow darker and the leaves turn orange and gold, I’m beginning to miss the summertime a little. It feels like the season passed us all by with only a few days of heat and too much rain to bear. And so much for that Indian summer everyone was talking about…the autumn months […]

A Weekend of Rain: Latitude Festival 2012

Latitude Festival has always been one of my favourite weekends of the UK summer season. It was one of the first festivals I ever went to as a teenager, and I fell in love with it. Way ahead of its time, Latitude is and always has been a festival for real lovers of the arts; […]

Latitude Festival 2012: Playlist

I’m off to Latitude Festival this weekend. The festival site is close to where I live in Norwich, and Latitude is by far one of my favourite UK festivals. Music, comedy, poetry, literature, theatre, cabaret and more…what else could you possibly need for an epic good time? Here are some videos from the bands I’m looking […]