Soundtrack to London App

The Museum of London have launched the Soundtrack to London App which enables you to expand your musical knowledge of England's capital on your mobile phone. App users can search over 200 locations or 160 artists, or find the sites nearest to them to discover what stories lie just around the corner.

PRS for Music Foundation Funding

If you are looking for funding for your music project, the deadlines for the PRS for Music Foundation's Festivals, New Works, Organisations, Performance Groups and Promoters grants come at 6pm on the following dates:

Tony Moore part one

M spent some time with Tony Moore - the creative spirit behind the eclectic selection of live music four nights a week music at The Bedford in Balham, which is a mecca for songwriters and lovers of new music alike.

Chris Ford part one

Chris Ford began his career in an unorthodox fashion after a trip to New York. After finding success in France, Chris returned to the UK and has released two acclaimed albums - This Atlantic Low and All Caught Up have followed.Following his father's death, Chris had the innovative idea of touring Sue Ryder shops - reaching an audience who don't neccesarily go to live gigs and raising awareness of the charity. Chris is signed to Cooking Vinyl music publishing.

New Foundation Degree in Songwriting

The Institute of Contemporary Music Performance is delighted to announce the launch of the 2-year Foundation Degree in Songwriting for September 2011, a new full-time Degree programme. As part of the Institute’s rapidly growing Songwriting programme, the course is focused on developing each songwriters unique creative voice, combining both the craft and skill of songwriting with the entrepreneurial and business skills required to create a rewarding career in the music industry.…

Ben Cullum

M caught up with the very talented Ben Cullum. Not content with writing hits for his brother Jamie Cullum, Ben has had success in many areas of music - creating themes for major TV shows, producing hot dance tracks and even writing music for the video game industry.