Jason Manford ‘A Different Stage’ Enters UK Album Chart At No.10

A Different Stage enters the UK Album Chart at Number 10 Comedian and West End star Jason Manford has landed a Top 10 spot in the Official UK Album Chart with his debut album ‘A Different Stage’, making him the first stand-up comedian to have Top 10 success in the charts since the legendary Ken Dodd almost 40 years ago in 1980. He has achieved this … Continue reading Jason Manford ‘A Different Stage’ Enters UK Album Chart At No.10

Album Review: Gravity by Matt Bianco

Like the finest aged cognac Matt Bianco's music has developed an air of elegance and superiority evident in the band's new album 'Gravity'. Encompassing a heavyweight rhythm ensemble, individually noted for backing up artists like Natalie Cole, Jamie Cullum, George Benson, Sting and Jamiroquai - 'Gravity' is the jazz renaissance album we've been waiting for. … Continue reading Album Review: Gravity by Matt Bianco

BBC Music Introducing Hosts Amplify

Starting Friday 6th till Sunday 8th October, hundreds of artists and industry experts will descend upon the Excel Centre, London, for Amplify hosted by BBC Music Introducing. With guest talks from Annie Mac, Jo Whiley, DJ Target, Collete Williams, J.P Cooper, Nina Nesbitt and more, anyone seeking to gain valuable information on the music industry … Continue reading BBC Music Introducing Hosts Amplify

Michael Ball & Alfie Boe ‘Together’ Again

  They had 2016’s best-selling album in the UK, and now Michael Ball and Alfie Boe are reuniting for a new record: ‘Together Again’. It follows the phenomenal success of their album ‘Together’ which has now reached double-platinum status, with over 600,000 copies sold in the UK. The new album 'Together', due for release 27th October, also marks the start of a new partnership with Decca Records as the … Continue reading Michael Ball & Alfie Boe ‘Together’ Again

TV Theme Songs in the UK Charts

Last week I caught an old episode of the sitcom Friends and had to have a boogie to the theme tune. It got me thinking about other TV shows and how their themes entered the UK Charts over the years. While The Rembrandts reached an impressive No.3 in 1995 with 'I'll Be There For You' … Continue reading TV Theme Songs in the UK Charts

Review: Back in Time by Desy Notamulata

Check out new single 'Back in Time' by sultry soul-sister Desy Notamulata. Reflective in narrative, with sparse instrumentation as she bares her feelings, Desy's new single is creatively different to last offering 'Without Wings' which had a more RnB vibe. I love it when Desy showcases her voice in an acoustic setting, her cover of … Continue reading Review: Back in Time by Desy Notamulata

Video Of The Week: Tu Perfume by James Zavaleta

Our Video of the Week is by James Zavaleta for his beautiful ballad 'Tu Perfume'. Re-released last month 'Tu Perfume' is romantic and poetic with a great melody. Expressing his love for a woman, appreciating her whole being - this song just makes your heart melt. 'Tu Perfume' is available now via iTunes (USA)

101 Beats Per Minute with LJ Looper

Last week DJ LJ Looper, producer and owner of 101 BPM, dropped his latest podcast and boi was it a banger! Featuring a guest set from Los Angeles superstar DJ Akira The Don, blending artists like Blink-182, Lil Pump and Bill Withers with his trademark Future Bass and Hip Hop sounds, this is a podcast you … Continue reading 101 Beats Per Minute with LJ Looper

Review: Be Your Man by Rhys Lewis

Today Rhys Lewis releases a 4th song, 'Be Your Man', from his debut album due out in 2018. Stripped back and bare compared to his other offerings, 'Be Your Man' shows a softer side to Rhys' normal edgy and funky tone, the song highlighting the vocal range he has to offer. Accompanied by piano 'Be … Continue reading Review: Be Your Man by Rhys Lewis