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FM – Looking Good At 30

They’ve toured with the likes of Meat Loaf, Tina Turner, Gary Moore and Status Quo. They witnessed, first-hand, the massive rise of Bon Jovi on their Slippery When Wet tour … Continue reading

August 22, 2014 · 1 Comment

Oysterband – Diamonds On The Water

After almost 40 years in folk-music, it’s hard to believe that any band can continue to make a modern, fresh sound, but Oysterband have taken regeneration to another level and are … Continue reading

August 21, 2014 · 1 Comment

Middle Aged Folk

Reaching middle-age can be a depressing time for many, but when the subject in question happens to be a legendary folk festival, then the rings round the trunk are cause … Continue reading

August 13, 2014 · 5 Comments

Star CAT’s Encore

Avid followers of my blog may recall that, in March, I was invited onto Star Radio 107fm to divulge my thoughts on PR in the music and entertainment industry as part of the … Continue reading

July 5, 2014 · 3 Comments

Mirror Mirror

I heard a horrifying statistic a couple of months ago on Radio 4 – according to research by YouGov, over 70% of children today have not heard the story of ‘Daniel … Continue reading

May 17, 2014 · 1 Comment

No Escape for Magnificent Magnum

British progressive-rock protagonists, Magnum, are veterans of the music industry with 42 years of hard labour behind then. Sure, the band took a break in 1995 but with lead singer … Continue reading

May 10, 2014 · 1 Comment

It’s Time

They say that a day is a long time in politics. In the music industry, a decade seems like a lifetime. In a short space of only a few years, … Continue reading

April 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Music PR Is The Star

Last month, I was invited to divulge my thoughts on PR in the music and entertainment industry as part of the Cambridge Marketing Colleges Marketing Review feature on Star Radio 107fm. I … Continue reading

March 16, 2014 · 1 Comment

Rock Is The Answer

Keeping the beacon of Irish rock music well and truly alight, The Answer has consistently delivered commercial and critically acclaimed albums. With a new release, New Horizon, new management, new … Continue reading

March 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Black Star Riders Break Loose

Thin Lizzy reincarnation, Black Star Riders, has unleashed hell since their unveiling in December 2012 and there is no doubt that they are all set to continue the mayhem next year. … Continue reading

December 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Darkness – Going Like Hot Cakes

Lycra-clad modern-day glam-rockers, The Darkness, announced their reunion in 2011, returning with their original line-up after a six-year hiatus and picking up where they left off. Their time apart is the stuff that rock … Continue reading

December 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

Pushing Up Dead Daisies

Former INXS and Noiseworks frontman, Jon Stevens, doesn’t do things by halves. A brush with death, a close encounter with a crocodile and the formation of The Dead Daisies, a … Continue reading

December 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

Digital Media is Revolting

The digital revolution has a lot to answer for. If the world of the PR specialist wasn’t already complicated enough with off and online content generation, media relations, event and … Continue reading

November 26, 2013 · 1 Comment

Still Feelin’ The Noize

They say that if you can remember the 60s then you weren’t really there. Now, if you can remember the 70s then you’ll be glad that you were there! The … Continue reading

November 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

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