Music

A collation of blog posts which involves tricks and advice on studying music at university, sixth form, school and college lending tips on a variety of topics such as composing, performing and songwriting.

With the festival season rolling around for another year worldwide but particularly in the UK along with the summer hive of concerts happening as we speak such as Reading and Leeds Festival, Southwest Four and Creamfields all large scale outdoor events that are on the horizon, packing and preparing for these festivals or concerts can take much organisation and hugely time-consuming. Therefore to save time, effort and energy, below are…

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Chester Bennington singer, songwriter, musician and icon in the music scene, unfortunately, passed away last Friday due to suicide. Centre vocalist in the near on two decade reigning band Linkin Park as well as other projects including Dead by sunrise and Stone Temple Pilots, Chester through and through was and still will be a insightful, compassionate and phenomenal talent. Introducing genres like nu-metal as well as a helping of rap…

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Hiatus, break, interval, sabbatical. There is a wide variety of terms for this one meaning. Defining as when a continuous break is taken, a Hiatus has been upheld by many bands and artists in the music industry. Including Fall Out Boy, Girls Aloud and more recently One Direction to name a handful, all these bands have collectively chosen to put a pause on their time as a group for numerous…

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Quite frankly the biggest date in the UK music calendar highly anticipated amongst many individuals including myself and that is the Brit Awards. A night filled with high profile performances and awards winning moments if you live in the UK especially and even beyond and you consider yourself a music lover you must be tuning into this award ceremony once per year. However if you unfortunately missed the Brit awards…

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This is a topic that is always highlighted amongst fanbases in the music industry that I have wanted to discuss for quite some time now. This subject definitely does bring two sides to the argument and can be viewed as controversial depending on who the artist or fanbase is. Recently this re-accruing question has been circling in my mind especially after reading comments on YouTube below music videos and it’s…

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