Johnny Cash Country

The Death of Genres & The Growth of Country

On Friday I attended a panel discussion organised by the Country Music Association (CMA). The speakers outlined some compelling statistics to show the growth of Country music in the UK. 39% of UK adults listen to Country music 30% started listening to Country music in the past 5 years 64% of new listeners are UK

The Daydream Club

How Did An Unsigned Band Achieve One Million Plays In Two Weeks?

The promotional challenges facing an unsigned band are well documented. Everything costs money, money you don’t have. Getting on the radio requires a plugger and ultimately you will be fighting for scraps with playlists dominated by major label signed artists. The same is true of the music press. Have you ever tried getting in the

Synne Eileen & The Sunbeams

View From The Lazy Acre. A Spat With Taylor Swift

Read the latest diary entry from our friends at Lazy Acre Records  Dear diary, I know I suck – I’m terrible at this kind of thing…. I promise to be better at remembering to write in you. Sorry and all that.   Since we last spoke things have been all kinds of cerayzzee… The lifeblood of