scouting for girls

How to… get radio airplay

When we heard that radio plugger and industry veteran Richard Perry was leading a training panel on airplay we hot-footed it down to BPI HQ at Westminster Bridge to hear his sermon.

Featured Artist – Sam Beeton

Nottingham songwriter Beeton has been writing and recording songs since he was just 15, and has gone on to tour nationwide with James Morrison, Scouting For Girls and The Script.

The 56th Ivor Novello Awards nominations

UK rapper and singer Plan B and rock band Everything, Everything (pictured) lead the nominations for this year’s Ivor Novello Awards, the British Academy of Songwriters and Composers revealed this morning. Both are up for two awards each - Plan B is nominated in the PRS for Music Most Performed Work section for She Said and is pitted against Everything Everything in the Album Award category. Everything Everything are also nominated for Best Song Musically and Lyrically with MY KZ, UR BF.

2010 ASCAP Awards

ASCAP (the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers) held its 30th annual Awards on October 14 at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London.