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Playlist: 53 Degrees North

Music convention and showcase 53 Degrees North returns to Hull this week. We're celebrating some of the ace local + UK-wide bands gracing the 2018 line-up in our latest playlist...

Featured artist: LIFE

If you ever needed proof that UK guitar music is alive and kicking, then caustic noiseniks LIFE are your band. They're out on the road, so if you haven’t indulged yet, now’s the time…

53 Degrees North returns for its second year

Following last year's successful inaugural edition, Hull’s leading industry conference returns in June with music panels, masterclasses, keynote speakers, live showcases and lots more.

Top tips for getting ahead in music in 2017

We attend a PRS for Music seminar for songwriters, producers, artists and managers to glean top tips from industry experts on playlisting, going DIY, sync opportunities, merch and more...

30 seconds: Vulgarians

Inspired as much by Philip Larkin’s poems as the feedback of Sonic Youth, Hull’s Vulgarians peddle a great discordant racket. Catch them on their forthcoming headline UK tour…

Interview: Eliza Carthy

Folk star Eliza Carthy let us in on her PRS for Music Foundation commission for the upcoming New Music Biennial 2017…