Talking Mainstream – The Best songs of 2012

Bethan Williams, Editor (Music)   The year 2012 has meant a lot for music. It is fair to say that from Call Me Maybe to being Sexy...

Paul McCartney Surprise Gig

Stewart Hume, Correspondent (Music)   In 1969, one of the most famous unprompted gigs happened in the centre of London as the Beatles hit the roof top...

Emily Barker and the Red Clay Halo – Dear River

Henry Morris, Correspondent, (Music)   Hailing from Western Australia, Emily Barker has slowly been making herself known among folk fans in the UK. Supporting Frank Turner regularly...

Coldplay announces 2016 tour dates

Following the release of their newest album A Head Full of Dreams on December 4, British rock band Coldplay have announced the dates for their...

Sex, Drugs and Rock n Roll

As more and more artistes resort to drug and alcohol abuse, we trace the beginning of the rock n roll lifestyle.  Why are rock stars...

Pussy Riot Make Headlines Again

Stewart Hume,  Correspondent (Music)   In 2012, the Punk Rock Band Pussy Riot made headlines in Russia and all over the world after they performed a protest inside...

The Beatles in Original Sound

The Beatles, the way they intended to be heard — in mon.  Whether you're a big fan of The Beatles or a huge music  aficionado, you will...

Miley Cyrus: Empowered or Exploited?

Megan Evans, Correspondent (Music)   Former Disney Channel sensation Miley Cyrus rid herself of the squeaky clean Hannah Montana image last week at the MTV Video Music Awards. Cyrus'...

Stop Singing about ‘The Club’!

Stewart Hume, Correspondent (Music)   Speaking on a personal level, I often have been listening the latest entry in the UK top 40 and thought that some...

Yang Liu in Bogota — An Accolade To Classical Music

Creating magic with his hands, violinist Yang Liu gives thrilling performances in Colombia. Yang Liu, considered the most important Chinese violinist of his generation, arrived...