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COLLABORATION NOT COMPETITION

I wrote this article about Northern Exposures ethos and our vision over five years ago. It has been testing to keep this ethos I tell you but I still feel it is vitally important advice to helping the unsigned music scene flourish once restrictions [...]
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THE THREE SKILLS YOU NEED TO MAKE IT AS A MUSICIAN

  I tend to write these editorials when I feel strongly about something and although these things are often spoke about amongst the scene they seem to be a bit of a taboo subject publicly. So, in true Rachel Brown fashion, I give my thoughts on where I [...]
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OPINION: FESTIVAL LINE UPS & EQUALITY OF THE SEXES

  Some of the world’s biggest artists are women, yet year after year we’re constantly seeing women being ignored by festivals. Big festivals like Reading & Leeds, Glastonbury, Coachella and Lollapalooza are celebrant of championing the biggest names in [...]
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UNDERGROUND PROMOTING A DISCUSSION

  The past few months has really opened my eyes to the world of the promoter. I know the promoting heavyweights will have probably tried every way possible in the book to making their nights successful and will have eventually found a formula that works [...]
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ISLE OF WIGHT 2018 – A REVIEW THROUGH CHILDS EYES

  From an early age, I’ve always loved festivals and I still can’t think of a better way to spend my weekend, caked in mud, surrounded by my best friends and listening to my favourite music. Now at 36, I’m a mother to three of my own children aged [...]
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ISLE OF WIGHT FESTIVAL 2018 WEEKEND TICKETS SOLD OUT

  Weekend tickets have now sold out for the Isle of Wight Festival 2018 with only limited day tickets still available. The festival starts this week on Thursday 21st June at Seaclose Park, Newport with this year marking the 50th anniversary. Kasabian, [...]
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60 SECONDS: THE AMORETTES PLAY QUEEN FOR TRNSMT FESTIVAL

A plethora of TRNSMT artists set to take to the Main Stage and King Tut’s Powered by Utilita Energy Stage took part in a secret festival pop-up event in Glasgow a few weeks ago. The artists performed bespoke covers of fellow TRNSMT artists including [...]