Do you want to work in the music industry? Espresso23 and NHAM are pleased to present a panel of industry catalysts who are not only here to share knowledge, but also provide opportunities for a select few to work alongside them with a work experience. The SLCTD day starts with a panel discussion and Q&A … Continue reading SLCTD SHOWCASE
Sunday 20th May 2018 Barbican Centre. BEAUTIFUL sunny day in London (sun is shining, the weather is sweet yhhh...) I met up with Shivz at Barbican Centre to talk about his newest album 'Style & Finesse' So there I was, with my wing girl Lauren and my Brother Billy trying to … Continue reading SHIVZ – ‘STYLE & FINESSE’
THE NEXT BIRMINGHAM GRIME GENERATION BEGINS HERE The king has finally claimed the throne. The second project from Birmingham artist Mayday is ‘RAINWORLDKING’. The success of the ‘Mayday: Up In RainWorld’ documentary, which showcased the concept of the project, is a derivative of what looks to be a game changing release. The lead single … Continue reading MAYDAY – ‘RAINWORLDKING’
Join us as we put the stars of tomorrow on stage in front of real industry movers, shakers and decision makers. NHAM Nights promises to deliver a diverse and refreshing mixture of artists. Who we think are ready to effect the industry. The Notting Hill Arts Club has a famous reputation for showcasing stars Ed Sheeran, Mark Ronson, Lily Allen and Rita Ora. This showcase is looking to expand that legacy.
Thursday 23rd November 2017 Islington Metal Works Reducing your fashion footprint... Sustainable fashion charity TRAID and NME’s fashion partners at the #Lifehacks event. During the afternoon, they ran an Anti-Fashion Workshop helping guests to adopt their Secondfirst Styling approach to putting together outfits. The TRAID reps were really nice, all you had to do was choose … Continue reading NME Lifehacks 2017
Saturday 18th November 2017 University of Westminster So I got to The Ultimate Seminar at 5pm, Kwame was taking questions from the audience, I tried to quietly find a seat but ended up on the stairs... Just in time for a really relevant question. "Is there a place for people entering the music industry to … Continue reading The Ultimate Seminar
Music has become more dominant in popular culture in recent years and we as music consumers, are consuming very fast!! With streaming taking over, were about to see the download age diminish. Backed up by streams, stats and insights its been proven that, we as music buyers are more happy to pay £10 a … Continue reading SOUND OF 2018
The one-day event aspired to show young creatives how to get ahead with talks from high-profile speakers, along with networking masterclasses for budding creatives to connect with industry influencers. The event was created by young Londoners from Create Jobs, working alongside NME and Disturbing London in a series of editorial, design and marketing workshops. Inspirational … Continue reading NME #LIFEHACKS
What a fitting title to use on a post dedicated to an update on the Godfather of Grime, Wiley? I attended the show @ KOKO, Camden... It felt like the kick start of a new chapter for Wiley & his collective Roll Deep Crew. I'd never been in KOKO before, I have to mention how beautiful … Continue reading @WileyUpdates
Recently, I've plunged myself in to the scene, enjoying myself and learning some new shit. 8 weeks ago I wasn't able to use Logic Pro X, I wasn't able to compose a beat, I had some confidence but ZERO music technology skills, I didn't have the confidence to approach artists or creatives and I had … Continue reading GG Roundup.