Publican Awards

The Publican Awards celebrate the best of British pubs with awards for design, customer service, food and music.  The Publican Awards is a black-tie evening and the culmination of a nine month campaign seeking the very best operators, pubs and people in the industry.…

Music Technology Now and in the Future

The annual Institute of Engineering and Technology’s lecture in the past has covered such topics as the future of gaming and downloading TV programs legally. This year the lecture by Professor David Howard is on music technology. The late 20th Century saw the technology used to create and produce music pass into the hands of those who were previously passive consumers.…

Saturday morning Squeeze

Singer and songwriter Chris Difford has announced a new subscription service for his fans called Saturday Morning Music Club. Every Saturday morning subscribers will get a download from Difford including a lead track, two B-sides,videos, photos, handwritten lyrics and notes.…

Jethro Tull honoured

The latest recipient of the PRS for Music Heritage Award is Ian Anderson, founder of Jethro Tull. His first gig, as a member of The Blades, took place at the Holy Family RC Church in Blackpool, Lancashire.

Blur honoured

The inaugural PRS for Music Heritage Award, honouring the site of Blur’s first gig, was presented to the East Anglian Railway Museum on Monday 30 November 2009.