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Q&A: ReverbNation Competition Winner Arran Page – “without music, life would be a mistake”

For those people that haven’t heard of you before could you tell us a bit about yourself, your story? I grew up in the West Midlands and became obsessed with music at around 12 years old (I’m 28 now!). I was playing guitar, singing and writing down lyrics almost constantly, it became a new fascination for me and a way to express myself emotionally. It still is, to this day. I go out bu...

Artistic Echoes Show – Puppet Theory

On this weeks Artistic Echoes Podcast we are joined in the studio by Puppet Theory for a special acoustic set – “catchy, punchy pop songs that will get stuck in your head!” Plus on this weeks #mixtape we have The Hayes Sisters, Whitney Tai, Joshua KYEOT and Nibs van der Spuy.

Artistic Echoes Show – Kenesha, Lonnie Storey, Puppet Theory, Cherry Shoes

On this weeks Artistic Echoes Podcast we celebrate some of the best #indie #unisgned and #localmusic On this weeks #mixtape we have music from Lonnie Storey, Puppet Theory, Cherryshoes. Plus we have the first play of our at SYNCR Music artist of the month Kenesha and her track “Hey I” – A brilliant upbeat Tracy Chapman vibe to it

Sam Ravenna going solo with new album. Michelle Lewis on tour with her latest .

Multi-instrumentalist and soothing soul singer Sam Ravenna  released  his self-titled debut EP in 2017  after years as a sideman for bands including  Eric Lindell, Cas Haley, Tubby love, and Peter Joseph Burtt & The Kingtide.  A Berklee College of Music graduate the Lake Tahoe based Ravenna is a seasoned touring musician and has produced and collaborated on albums for many national acts.  His ...

Artistic Echoes Show – Re: Sonder Festival

On this weeks Artistic Echoes Podcast we celebrate the amazing weekend that was Sonder Festival, with over 200 acts performing across Manchester it was an incredible weekend. On this weeks mixtape we have music from Rachel Jean Harris, Kiziah and the Kings, Hands Of Gretel, Building Giants, Carl North and the Lonely Hearts and James Holt.

Whitney Tai sings and head of the Music Forward Foundation talks. Plus AOEDE!

Whitney Tai is a singer-songwriter daredevil who creates dream pop on the edge between pop and indie, rooted in emotional honesty and personal integrity.  She is simultaneously totally authentic and other worldly. Tai lost her mother to cancer when she was 10 years old, surfacing her own health issues including severe anxiety, depression and weight loss. But  she channeled her feelings into songs ...

Artistic Echoes Show – Feather Trade

On this weeks podcast we are joined in the studio by FeatherTrade over from America. They are fresh from their UK tour and Sonder Festival appearance. Plus on this weeks #mixtape we have Megan Dixon Hood, Kashmere, THE NINTH WAVE and KAWALA.

Eva and the Vagabond Tales and Joy Autumn: two women whose songs tell stories

“The hardest thing you can possibly do is walk away from someone that you viscerally love and feel is a part of you.”  Singer-songwriter, Joy Autumn, explores this declaration in depth in her latest music video for her single, Go and expands the search for meaning in her album Midnight, exploring the underbelly of the music industry. A singer-songwriter originally from the small town of Olympia, W...

Artsitic Echoes Show – Sonder Festival – Poetry and Acoustic Showcase

On this week podcat we are joined in the studio by Adam Snape (Silverstep) to chat about all things Sonder Festival – Sonder Festival takes place this weekend in Manchester – This year will see well over 200 bands, artists, poets and comedians perform across our festival stages. On this weeks #mixtape we have music from – Wild Fruit Art Collective, Fizzy Blood,Paul Gleave, The Wa...

For National Poetry Day We Celebrate the Thriving North West Live Scene

Last weekend poetry took centre stage at Sonder Festival with a host of the North West finest poets performing at Sandbar and with the North Wests currently thriving live poetry scene it is no wonder. Manchester alone has a whole plethora of unique poetry events to delight your ears and question your mind. Word Central takes place on the first Thursday of the Month in Manchester Central Library, a...

Zach Callison and his new rock musical. Laura Saggers releases her debut album

Zach Callison is a musician and screen/voice actor known as the voice of “Steven” on Cartoon Network’s hit show Steven Universe. He is also known for acting and voice roles in Disney shows including Sofia the First, I’m in the Band, Mr. Peabody and Sherman, Justice League: War.  In January, Callison released his debut single, “War!”, followed by the singles Curtain Call;and She Don’t Know.&a...

Q&A: Wild Fruit Art Collective – Ghosts, Gloom Pop and Assorted Deities

For those reader that haven’t heard of Wild Fruit Art Collective could tell us a bit about the band, your story? We are currently barrelling down the m40 in our new tour vauxhall zafira with I love it by Kanye and Lil pump playing through a tiny USB speaker. Our drummer jake is submerged in all of our equipment and three days worth of chilli. Conor is driving for the first time ever and we a...

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