100 Songs 100 Days: Day 1 – George Michael

Recovering from writers block, I decided to try a little bit of writing each day to get myself back into the swing of things. What better way to do this than to set myself a challenge - post 100 songs in 100 days! I've seen people posting a song or album cover a day for … Continue reading 100 Songs 100 Days: Day 1 – George Michael

Musicvein Interviews: Chantae Cann

Her sublime vocals once provided the perfect backdrop for RnB Queen India Arie, collaborated with Eric Roberson and Snarky Puppy but now Chantae Cann takes centre stage as she embarks on her own pilgrimage with album ‘Journey To Golden’ and a pit stop in the UK. MV: Chantae, I’ve just had my feet up chilling out … Continue reading Musicvein Interviews: Chantae Cann

Review: Mario Biondi – Best of Soul

With nine albums under his belt, the magnificent Italian King of Jazz Mario Biondi returned in 2016 with his tenth album 'Best of Soul'. A close follow up to his 2015 offering 'Beyond', Mario presents the listener with 6 new songs on 'Best of Soul' before delving into his back catalogue, plucking out the finest … Continue reading Review: Mario Biondi – Best of Soul

Musicvein Entertainment presents Sasha Simone

Musicvein Entertainment is honored to announce the next show on Thursday 21st July featuring Sasha Simone. Join us for a summer evening of smooth Jazz and Soul music with 2015 BBC Voice runner up Sasha Simone while raising money for the mental health charity mind. You may remember how Sasha (Team Tom) wowed the judges bringing them to … Continue reading Musicvein Entertainment presents Sasha Simone

Andrea Bocelli To Perform at The King Power Stadium – Sat 7th May

  World-renowned tenor and football fan Andrea Bocelli will be giving a unique performance before Leicester City’s next match on Saturday 7th May, in celebration of their remarkable Premier League win. Bocelli will be singing ‘Nessun Dorma’ and ‘Time To Say Goodbye’.  It follows a conversation between Bocelli and Italian manager Claudio Ranieri six weeks ago, … Continue reading Andrea Bocelli To Perform at The King Power Stadium – Sat 7th May

SLOWOLF – White Feathers EP out 6th May

  DJ, Jazz drummer and producer SLOWOLF aka Andreas Asingh releases highly anticipated EP 'White Feathers' on 6th May. The 'White Feathers' EP will showcase SLOWOLF at his best, seamlessly weaving influences of Hip-Hop, Jazz, R&B and Grime together in one wonderful mix. Tracks are distinct, but the EP is firmly held together with SLOWOLF's … Continue reading SLOWOLF – White Feathers EP out 6th May

Review: Gregory Porter – De Montfort Hall, Leicester

Picture sitting in a 1950's Harlem Jazz club with Tom Collins in hand. Art Blakey on drums, Chet Baker - trumpet, Thelonius Monk & Art Tatum on piano, Oscar Pettiford - double bass and Sonny Rollins on the sax. This is the caliber of musicians that came to De Montfort Hall, Leicester to back up … Continue reading Review: Gregory Porter – De Montfort Hall, Leicester

New Single: Gregory Porter – Don’t Lose Your Steam

Jazz and Soul singer Gregory Porter released new single 'Don't Lose Your Steam' today a song of encouragement to his 3 year old son Demyan. Speaking exclusively to Chris Evans on his Radio 2 Breakfast Show, Gregory talked about his inspiration for writing the song. "I write when I'm on planes, trains and automobiles" be began … Continue reading New Single: Gregory Porter – Don’t Lose Your Steam

‘Project LIVE’ Seeks Talented New Vocalists and Musicians

Vocalists and musicians from across the East Midlands are being given the opportunity to apply to a professional development and performance programme run by 2Funky Arts and Musical Director Carol Leeming. ‘Project LIVE’ will provide guidance for 8 promising new urban artists in developing new material and raising their profile. They will learn more about … Continue reading ‘Project LIVE’ Seeks Talented New Vocalists and Musicians

EFG London Jazz Festival – Video Highlights

There's still time to catch shows for this years EFG London Jazz Festival which started Friday 13th November through to Sunday 22nd November. Produced by Serious, the Festival has a reputation for bringing the best and freshest music to the capital, with a wide-ranging programme of concerts, commissions, club events, talks, and an expansive learning and … Continue reading EFG London Jazz Festival – Video Highlights