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The Musicroom viral video roundup

The Musicroom viral video roundup

GregJohnson June 8, 2012 0

The Musicroom viral video roundup is back once again with six videos that have been doing the rounds online this week. We begin on a somber note, with the sad news of Eduard Khil’s

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Record breaking low E singer found for Paul Mealor work

Record breaking low E singer found for Paul Mealor work

GregJohnson June 7, 2012 2

Paul Mealor’s search for a record-breaking deep voice is over. His record label, Universal Music, have hailed the unique vocal talents of Tim Storms, who was discovered during a worldwide search, for his ability

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Top 10 electric guitarists who you’ve probably never heard of

Top 10 electric guitarists who you’ve probably never heard of

GregJohnson May 18, 2012 32

Another Friday, another Musicroom Top 10! After last week’s look at the best Gotye covers around, this week we present you with: the top 10 electric guitarists who you’ve never heard of—a bold name

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The Musicroom Viral Video Roundup

The Musicroom Viral Video Roundup

GregJohnson May 18, 2012 0

This week we begin with a salute to the Queen of Disco herself, Donna Summer, who sadly passed away this week. Here is her hit song, Last Dance. From the sublime to the ridiculous

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10 reasons to teach world music

10 reasons to teach world music

HarrietPower May 18, 2012 0

World music is often dismissed as somehow not being ‘proper music’; it is too alien or too primitive or something that belongs only to hippies who talk about mother Earth and dress up in

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Martin and Epiphone guitars arrive at Salisbury

Martin and Epiphone guitars arrive at Salisbury

GregJohnson May 18, 2012 0

Musicroom Salisbury have taken delivery of two new ranges of Martin and Epiphone guitars. One of the most trusted and prestigious names in acoustic guitars, Martin is a brand  sought after and loved by

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Donna Summer, The Queen of Disco: 1948-2012

Donna Summer, The Queen of Disco: 1948-2012

GregJohnson May 17, 2012 1

Donna Summer passed away today in Florida aged 63 following her battle with lung cancer. A winner of five GRAMMY awards, Summer rose to fame with songs such as Hot Stuff and Bad Girls,

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David Cameron: We should be proud of our music industry

David Cameron: We should be proud of our music industry

GregJohnson May 16, 2012 0

Britain should be proud of its music industry and the global appeal it has, the prime minister has said. Kicking off Music is GREAT week, part of the Music is GREAT Brtiain campaign, David

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Top Hat The Musical opens on the West End

Top Hat The Musical opens on the West End

GregJohnson May 14, 2012 0

Wednesday saw the gala opening night of Top Hat on the West End following the show’s critically acclaimed tour across theatres nationwide. A theatrical adaption of Irving Berlin’s 1935 RKO film musical classic starring

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Freddie Mercury will return to the stage for We Will Rock You anniversary

Freddie Mercury will return to the stage for We Will Rock You anniversary

GregJohnson May 12, 2012 0

Legendary Queen guitarist, Brian May, has announced that Freddie Mercury will “appear” on stage during a special performance of We Will Rock You, the West End show inspired by the band’s music. According to

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