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Watch The Ivors 2013 trailer

We went to The Ivors last week to chat to winners, nominees & guests. Watch the first instalment of our video series…

BBC Proms beats ticket sales record

Booking for the 2013 events opened at 9am on Saturday 11 May and more than 114,000 tickets were sold in the first 12 hours. Last year 97,000 tickets were purchased during the equivalent period.

30 Seconds interview: Volente

Singer songwriter Volente’s sonic experimentations and wild way with an outfit have seen her compared to the likes of Bjork and Kate Bush. And on her latest musical explorations she’s blending electronica and classical stylings in a way reminiscent of the Icelandic star. M caught up with her for 30 Seconds to find ask why music is so important…