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Coldplay named best festival band

Coldplay named best festival band

Musicroom September 16, 2011 0

Coldplay are the best band in the world when it comes to pleasing the music-loving festival crowd. That is according to a recent survey, which placed the British band at the top of the

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Proms end on a high tomorrow night

Proms end on a high tomorrow night

Musicroom September 9, 2011 0

It might not seem like it was that long ago when the BBC Proms started its 2011 season, but tomorrow (September 10th) will mark The Last Night of the Proms. A highlight in the

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NME readers vote Muse for best Reading and Leeds performance

NME readers vote Muse for best Reading and Leeds performance

Musicroom September 7, 2011 0

British rock band Muse gave the best performance at this year’s Reading and Leeds Festivals, according to NME readers. In a poll run by the music magazine, the three-piece was given an average score

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POMPULELE, Portsmouth’s first ukulele festival a success!

POMPULELE, Portsmouth’s first ukulele festival a success!

Portsmouth August 30, 2011 0

POMPULELE Portsmouth hosted the first Ukulele festival founded by The Pompey Pluckers and Musicroom Portsmouh this weekend just passed. The staff at Musicroom Portsmouth have never tuned so many ukuleles in one weekend!  Have

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V Festival kicks off this weekend

V Festival kicks off this weekend

Musicroom August 19, 2011 0

V Festival, the annual event that sees acts play north and south of the Watford Gap over one weekend, kicks off tomorrow (August 20th) with a huge line-up. Eminem is the headline act at

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Pixie Lott to perform at Teen Awards

Pixie Lott to perform at Teen Awards

Musicroom August 18, 2011 0

British pop princess Pixie Lott is to perform at this year’s BBC Radio 1′s Teen Awards, it has been announced. She will headline the event, which will take place at a bigger and better

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POMPULELE with Steven Sproat at Musicroom Portsmouth

POMPULELE with Steven Sproat at Musicroom Portsmouth

Portsmouth August 17, 2011 0

Friday the 26th of August Steven Sproat Free Ukulele Workshops at Musicroom Portsmouth as part of POMPULELE Between 11am and 4pm at our store in Commercial Road, informal drop in sessions.  Just turn up

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Comedy hits the right note at BBC Proms

Comedy hits the right note at BBC Proms

Musicroom August 15, 2011 0

The very first Comedy Prom took place over the weekend (August 13th), signalling a change to the 117-year-old concert. Musician and comedian Tim Minchin, who recently composed the score to the new musical of

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Brecon Jazz festival to raise funds for George Melly

Brecon Jazz festival to raise funds for George Melly

Musicroom August 11, 2011 0

This year’s Brecon Jazz festival will hold a concert to raise funds for a memorial to be built in honour of George Melly. The musician, who died in 2007 at the age of 80,

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There are now ‘too many music festivals’

There are now ‘too many music festivals’

Musicroom August 10, 2011 0

There are now too many music festivals held each year in the UK which is saturating the market, the bosses of some of the biggest festivals have said. Major festivals have all seen slower

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