Review: Soulfully Yours Tour in Birmingham

Following months of planning, Mousehouse Promotions finally brought together the Soulfully Yours Tour 2017 and as Shalamar sung, it was a 'Night to Remember'. Featuring Gwendolyn Collins, Kenya (USA), Arthur Miles and Camera Soul (Italy) - this was the perfect opportunity for Musicvein to head over to Birmingham and soak up some Jazz, Blues and … Continue reading Review: Soulfully Yours Tour in Birmingham

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

Getting To Know Jake Allen

Jake Allen is a name you just may start to hear a lot of as this rising UK singer and producer is doing magnificent things and still only 20! Take a listen to his latest track Start Stop due for release 3rd May Jake took 5 minutes out of his hectic schedule to answer a … Continue reading Getting To Know Jake Allen

In Conversation with Michael Williams of The Drifters

It's not every day in a journalists life that you get to interview people of musical royalty, so when I was asked to interview Michael Williams of The Drifters I hop, skipped and jumped at the chance. Musicvein caught up with Michael during sound check of the 'Unforgettable' stage show he was starring in at Melton … Continue reading In Conversation with Michael Williams of The Drifters

The Thomas Brown Affair live at The Hideaway

As part of the EFG London Jazz Festival I was invited down to the exclusive Hideaway Jazz Club in Streatham where The Thomas Brown Affair were performing hits from their debut album - 'Just The Two of Us' Following a sumptuous meal and cocktails I was eager for the evening to begin and by the sound … Continue reading The Thomas Brown Affair live at The Hideaway

Carmen: Seduction Of The Promise – Album Launch

It's been a while in the making but finally the waiting was over to hear the new material by seductive latina Carmen - at her album launch party, St Martins Coffee House, Leicester. The air was energized and hot with anticipation of what was to come from the young madam who was in fact celebrating her … Continue reading Carmen: Seduction Of The Promise – Album Launch

The Rise of Juliette Ashby

During 2013 on my hunt for new music, I came across the beautiful and talented Juliette Ashby. Her unique vocals and style of music had me hooked from the onset and since then I've eagerly followed her every move. But just who is Juliette Ashby? Musicvein met up with her at the Vortex Jazz Club, … Continue reading The Rise of Juliette Ashby

In Conversation with Daniel De Bourg – Part 1

It might have been a dull April mundane morning had it not been for the beaming smile that greeted me as our Skype cameras flickered into focus. Sat before me bright-eyed, poised and ready for my barrage of questions was Singer, Song-writer, Model, Dancer, X Factor Finalist and Youtube sensation Daniel De Bourg - wait, … Continue reading In Conversation with Daniel De Bourg – Part 1

Introducing Maria Lotesoriere of Camera Soul

Last year Camera Soul bid farewell to their first singer Serena Brancale who is on to pastures new and are now joined by Maria Lotesoriere. Musicvein had a chat with Maria recently about joining the group, her background and future with Camera Soul MV: Hello Maria, let's start off by you introducing yourself to Musicvein … Continue reading Introducing Maria Lotesoriere of Camera Soul

Musicvein Interviews Ayanna Witter-Johnson

Ayanna Witter-Johnson is an English folk and soul singer, songwriter and cellist. Nominated for a 2012 MOBO Award, she is a performer of extraordinary versatility and her live shows are intimate journeys that chronicle her experience as a woman in the 21st century. This year Ayanna was invited to join Songline’s Artist of the Year, … Continue reading Musicvein Interviews Ayanna Witter-Johnson