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The last time we caught Katie Melua live was several years ago when the singer performed an exceptional set at Hammersmith’s Eventim Apollo (or the Hammersmith Apollo as it was formerly known). Performing tracks from her then-new studio album The House, Melua delivered an exceptional set for fans and so it was with delight that...

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When towering RnB-meets-pop vocalist Macy Gray first came to the worlds attention back in 1999, her distinctively gravelly vocals were met with some initial apprehension from the mainstream pop landscape. It was when the singer released her biggest hit to date, the number one international smash I Try that her career skyrocketed and Gray became...

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Fresh off the heels of the release of latest studio album One More Light – the seventh in a career of a little over twenty hugely successful years – US rock juggernauts Linkin Park have returned to U.K. soil to dish up the hits, as well as a handful of new numbers, to their British...

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The start of July sees the UK fully in the swing of festival season, and what a glorious one it has been thus far. Having just about recovered from the incredibly surprising Glastonbury heat-wave – we ventured to Hyde Park for our second festival hit in as many weeks. The iconic Green Day headlined a...

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With the UK festival scene now in full swing with avid concertgoers eager to take over the parks, fields and farms throughout the UK to see some of their favourite acts, London’s Hyde Park remains one of the key spots to gather friends for a stellar line up of top selling acts and one festival...

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London has always held a special place in the heart of Tony award winning actress and songbird Idina Menzel. Her performance as Elphaba in the hit Wizard of Oz musical Wicked propelled her onto the international stage as one of the defining stage performers of our time. She performed the role when the show opened...

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Ireland’s darlings of pop rock, The Cranberries, returned to London this weekend to present to fans some of their career defining hits that have recently been given a new lease on life. Since the bands early nineties breakthrough, the four-piece have remained consistent in their delivery of impeccable studio releases and memorable stage shows; releasing...

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Taking in cities around Europe as part of her Emerald Island tour, Dutch songbird Caro Emerald dished up seconds to London fans over the weekend with an additional date in the capital. Following a successful performance at the elegant Royal Albert Hall earlier in the month before taking the show around the country, Emerald returned...

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It must certainly have felt like a world away from conquering the pyrotechnic equipped, glitz and glamour of the Eurovision stage for 2015 winner Måns Zelmerlöw, but you would never have thought so after the singer delivered a masterful show for London fans in the quaint setting of the O2 Islington Academy tonight. Performing for...

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With a career behind her as one fifth of the best selling girl group of all time, several applauded stints on the West End Stage and a hugely successful solo career that has seen her turn out several studio albums over the past 20 years, you would think that former Spice Girl-turned-solo superstar Melanie C...

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The 90’s! The decade really was one of the finest in music, wasn’t it? Ok, sure, a lot of one-hit wonders were offered to us during those fluro-filled ten years when shows like Top of the Pops and Smash Hits educated us on just who we should be obsessed with at any given time, and...

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It’s fairly safe to say that the UK has a firm love affair with folk music. While pop, indie and rock still dominate the musical arena, the UK has developed a strong sense of ownership over its folk and country exports with the likes of Newton Faulkner, Birdy and folk veteran Billy Bragg providing the...

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Taking to the stage as a support artist much be a fairly mixed-feeling type of experience. On one hand you are providing a usually unfamiliar warm-up set to a crowd who, for the most part, will have flocked to the venue to see the evenings headline act. On the other hand, it can also be...

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