Wednesday, August 23, 2017

WOMAD festival hailed as huge success

This year's WOMAD festival has been hailed a huge success after just nine incidents were reported to police over the whole weekend. Wiltshire Police has worked closely with WOMAD organisers for a number of years, to ensure the public enjoy a safe festival...

Music is the most powerful memory generator, research reveals

MUSIC is the most powerful memory generator among Brits – with two thirds of us believing that it evokes more memories than the smell of mum’s cooking, the taste of school dinners and toys we played with when we...

The really, really hard 80’s pop quiz

http://www.playbuzz.com/thesun18/the-really-really-hard-80s-pop-quiz

KINGS OF THE CASTLE: Top 5 quirky festival venues this summer

FROM castles to animal parks, UK festivals are moving away from the traditional field to more exotic locations. With an increasing amount of people opting for mass music gigs, festival organisers have become more creative with where they choose to...

Video of the week – Baby 126 by Ruby Confue

AS THE initial release from the new Lighterthief record label and as the first musical outing by newcomer Ruby Confue, Baby 126 is one hell of a statement of intent. Mixing commerciality with creativity it hopefully shows a jaded and formulaic...

Return of the evening picnic at Lacock Abbey

THE grounds at Lacock Abbey will once again stay open late one evening this summer for visitors to enjoy picnics and live music. On Friday, June 19, visitors will be able to enjoy the relaxed atmosphere on the South Lawn...

Track of the week – Baby 126 by Ruby Confue

BABY 126 sounds like the distilled essence of summer, joyous dance grooves and brazen brass blend with street soul choruses and blasts of Shakespeare re-imagined as a hip-hop act to produce a brilliant and totally infectious feel good, future classic. It’s warm, breezy...