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Introducing: Lem and the White Fire

Introducing: Lem and the White Fire

Portsmouth April 25, 2012 4

Lem and the White Fire are a new, original, soul pop 11-piece band from West Sussex. In collaboration with Marcus Crowe, the group’s eponymous lead singer, Lem Parker, has spent the last six months writing

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‘National Learn To Play Day Goes Into Full Swing!’

‘National Learn To Play Day Goes Into Full Swing!’

Portsmouth April 6, 2012 0

    On a warm Saturday morning last week, National Learn To Play Day was soon within full swing!  With Tanglewood repersentative Paul Newton on hand to give expert advice, The Portsmouth Music Services’

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MPs turn talents to choir singing

MPs turn talents to choir singing

Musicroom April 5, 2012 0

Parliament is best-known for the cross-party bickering and intense debates that make our evening news bulletins. Few people, though, will be aware of the Parliament Choir, which is currently putting the finishing touches to

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Music groups breathe sigh of relief as Yorkshire music library saved

Music groups breathe sigh of relief as Yorkshire music library saved

GregJohnson March 16, 2012 0

After a tireless campaign by musicians, music groups and local people, the archives of the Yorkshire Libraries & Information (YLI) Music and Drama Service has been saved from disbandment. The biggest music and drama

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Live Music Act comes into law

Live Music Act comes into law

GregJohnson March 8, 2012 2

After receiving Royal Assent today (March 8th), the Live Music Bill has officially become an Act of Law. This means that venues up and down the UK wishing to host a live music event

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Think you can write an opera? The ENO is looking for you

Think you can write an opera? The ENO is looking for you

GregJohnson March 7, 2012 0

Gone are the days of stuffy 18th century operas of powdered wigs and prima donnas, opera companies have for years been attempting to put new life into classic operas and commission new works. Even

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Learn To Play Day 2012: Rock legends announce their support for National Learn to Play Day

Learn To Play Day 2012: Rock legends announce their support for National Learn to Play Day

GregJohnson March 7, 2012 0

If they hadn’t first picked up an instrument in their youth, the world’s biggest rock legends would not be who they went onto become. Eager to see the next generation of musicians to enter

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