Noted: Boy Wonder Records – a record label set up in Birmingham in May this year.
Reporting on the MAC job losses story The Stirrer finished with this nugget of information: “It had been hoped to maintain a programme off-site during rebuilding, but The Stirrer’s been told that the costs and risks associated with doing this were prohibitive.” If true (and it’s a “if”) this means the MAC will be completely … [Read more…]
Reality Estate Bullet-sound-bites! A brief roundup of what they’ve been up to. Lots of cool stuff.
Ruby Turner is the keynote speaker at the Gigbeth conference which takes place alongside all the gigs.
Mac to axe 182 staff. Whoa, that’s a lot. ta
Kerrang FM to enter Heritage Rock market? I jest but recent Ofcom approval has allowed the station to cut their new music output from 50% to 33% during the day. Fair enough, really, but the justification in this PDF that they’re doing this because pre-release plays mean new songs are old before they’re officially old … [Read more…]
Creative Wolverhampton has a massive listing of Arts & Museums Events for October on their blog, should you fancy a trip out west.
Rich Batsford reports on his gig at Saturday Night at The Queens