Thursday 23rd November 2017 Islington Metal Works Reducing your fashion footprint... Sustainable fashion charity TRAID and NME’s fashion partners at the #Lifehacks event. During the afternoon, they ran an Anti-Fashion Workshop helping guests to adopt their Secondfirst Styling approach to putting together outfits. The TRAID reps were really nice, all you had to do was choose … Continue reading NME Lifehacks 2017
Saturday 18th November 2017 University of Westminster So I got to The Ultimate Seminar at 5pm, Kwame was taking questions from the audience, I tried to quietly find a seat but ended up on the stairs... Just in time for a really relevant question. "Is there a place for people entering the music industry to … Continue reading The Ultimate Seminar
Music has become more dominant in popular culture in recent years and we as music consumers, are consuming very fast!! With streaming taking over, were about to see the download age diminish. Backed up by streams, stats and insights its been proven that, we as music buyers are more happy to pay £10 a … Continue reading SOUND OF 2018
You want to rest your heavy head, and rest your heavy heart; Its been a long day, new faces, new conversations, trying to hit the hay but wondering if your words had triggered persuasion... The battles of the night, body wants rest but the thoughts simmer, brains doing over time and yes, the thoughts … Continue reading Pillow Talk.
All Hallows Eve, A crisp October evening, the kids in the ends trick or treating, manners on smash so we say HAPPY HALLOWEEN! Thank you and bye when were leaving... Kicking up the piles of leaves, autumnal tones that fell from the trees.. Ghosts and Ghouls, Witches and Cats, I remember mum saying "girls don't … Continue reading A Ghoulish Transition.
As part of the entry requirement to NHAM (Notting Hill Academy of Music) I had to produce a document that explained my understanding of PRS & PPL which has been posted seperately and a short presentation on 5 UNSIGNED Artists that I think will blow in the next 18 months. Minus the Google Slides, the … Continue reading UNSIGNED
Phonographic Performance Limited, commonly known as PPL, is a UK-based music licensing company and performance rights organisation founded by Decca and EMI in 1934. As of 2012 PPL collected royalties for 65,000 performers and 10,000 record companies. PPL and PRS for music are two separate collective management organisations (CMOs). PPL collects and distributes money on … Continue reading What is PPL, What do they do and who do they work for?