#LEDGE West London born and bred ‘Crits’ entered into the world of music as a teenager. Although he had a thing for footy, Crits always knew he wanted to be an artist. “I think music was always meant to be the one. It naturally just happened.” Crits’ eclectic taste in music came from, on […]by: Love Lee | October 10, 2015 | News
Ten business-minded creatives started February off productively on Monday by joining Glenn Cooper, Island Records UK’s Senior Marketing Director, for an hour and a half ‘Cre8ing Vision Digital Music Surgery’. We also had the pleasure of picking Louis Brown’s brain, who is, as Glenn put it: “The heartbeat behind Spinnup”, which is a digital distribution platform working intimately with A&R scouts to find the next breakthrough artist. (I’ll get to that later).by: Love Lee | February 9, 2015 | News
is an interview with Island Records A&R Manager Mr Benny Scarrs. Our conversation takes me through a timeline of his career starting with his teenage years, becoming interested in music because it was ‘against the rules’, working his way up through the industry and following his gut. I got a very real sense of his journey, almost as if I was a fly on the wall. I was pretty much on the edge of my seat throughout the entire interviewby: Love Lee | January 28, 2015 | News
Calais, whose main focus is music and fashion, was formed two years ago by in-house musicians and producers Tokyo and Cas Van Asché; fashion director Corinthian Sin, JayCxlxis and Mulo, with each team member adding a creative dimension to the collective.by: Love Lee | December 8, 2014 | News
Despite only being 20-years-old, Shannon Saunders has already lived quite the life. Having started uploading acoustic covers and heart-felt versions of her own songs onto her YouTube channel from the tender age of 14, Shannon’s since cultivated her own ever-increasing fan-base, toured the UK twice, sung on the soundtrack to a Hollywood film and, finallyby: - | November 15, 2014 | News
Expertise: Audio Engineer/Grammy Award Winner for Adele ‘21’.
Dan Parry is a British audio engineer who has been involved in the recording of Ceelo Green’s hit album ‘The Lady Killer’ and Platinum selling artist Adele with her album ‘21’ as well as with mixes on Miles Kane’s debut solo album Colour Of The Trap.
Expertise: Radio Music Producer
Uche is a music producer at Radio 1 & 1Xtra. He has worked and developed a diverse range of presenters including Mistajam, DJ Target, Sarah Jane Crawford and many others. Currently, Uche works on the Zane Lowe show.by: - | November 13, 2014 | News
Twenty-one year old Cleethorpes/Grinsby girl Anique has everything going for her. Anique amassed her experience in journalism through work experience with NME magazine, Fabulous Magazine and Reveal. After graduating this year with a 2:1 BA Honours Degree in English and Journalism, she courageously chucked herself straight from small town,by: Love Lee | November 5, 2014 | News
Artist/Producer manager & Publishing A&R Riki Bleu sat on The Ultimate Seminar 2013 panel and contributed his advice and personal views about the music industry to hundreds of hungry creatives. I decided that I wanted to get more of an insight into his career and what further advise he could offer.by: Love Lee | October 23, 2014 | News
Jack Lewis is a London born LA settled Artist who has diligently and passionately pursued his love of Painting. Having gone through the traditional route of studying and doing a Foundation course in Art at Chelsea College, then graduating with a Bachelors in Fine Art at Central Saint Martins in 2009, Jack then released his free spirited wings to go live and work in Manchester for the past four years with many of his works being exhibited in the Manchester PS Mirabel Gallery.by: Tashan | October 2, 2014 | News