The Ivors Academy have revealed 33 nominated compositions, with shortlisted composers including Sir Harrison Birtwistle, Sir James MacMillan, Helen Grimes and Gavin Higgins.
This week’s playlist is curated by Manchester’s post-punk feminist wizards ILL.
'We don't really set out to upset people. It's not like a pose or a strategy. It's a twisted sense of humour at times that comes through:’ All hail the return of Shakespears Sister.
‘I know there’s a lot of metal guys who are gonna dig Petbrick and there’s a lot of people who aren’t gonna like it. I’m 100 percent fine with both’: Sepultura drummer Iggor Cavalera on his new project.
National talent incubator Tomorrow’s Warriors has launched The Reggae Ticket, a grassroots music and culture outreach programme dedicated to the heritage label Trojan Records.
The 19-year-old Lewisham MC has only been in the game for a few years, but as his 2018 S.O.S. EP to this year’s Welcome to Grime Street prove, he’s one of the leading lights of grime.
CBSO chief executive Stephen Maddock celebrates the orchestra's 100th birthday with a selection of pieces that have inspired its work and some which feature in upcoming events...
Calling all composers – submit music for choir, brass quintet and/or organ for the possibility to feature in JAM’s 2020 launch concert in London.
We catch up with formidable wordsmith Nadia Rose at the recent PRS for Music and Spotify #WhoWeBe songwriting camp to learn how she forms her flow…
Anna Meredith, Clara Iannotta and Rebecca Saunders are among the composers shortlisted for the 30th annual Royal Philharmonic Society (RPS) Awards.