Month: April 2021

Single Cover for Seeing You Around by Lower Loveday

Seeing You Around by Lower Loveday – Single Review

“Seeing You Around” is the new single from indie pop duo Lower Loveday, who hail from Evesham. Now based in Manchester, Mark and Tom have been friends since school, and their mutual love of infectious indie music came to provide […]

Album Cover for Falls The Shadow by The Arboretum

Falls The Shadow by The Arboretum – Album Review

The Arboretum’s new album, Falls The Shadow, is very much a disc for today’s uncertain times. Recorded entirely during lockdown, the duo Keith and Chris Trim, have created an intoxicating and dense soundtrack to the world we live in. Creating […]

Dragon Music patron Jason Bowld

Internationally Renowned Drummer Supports Local Youth Music

A Worcestershire based organisation that offers young up-and-coming bands coaching and tuition is delighted to announce they are receiving the support and patronage of professional and internationally known drummer, Jason Bowld. Jason Bowld, drummer for heavy metal band Bullet for […]

Poster for Tom Jones at Lakefest 2021

Tom Jones: A legend in the field of dreams*

*‘Legend’ A six letter word and all too often mis-used: But here at Lakefest HQ we are all of the opinion that for 2021 we might need to find a superior superlative… When an artist can lay truthful claim to […]

Photo of Mural by Phill Blake

Two perfect botanicals in the mix!

An organic pairing has been taking place recently between a much loved Worcester garden centre and a renowned street artist influenced by decorative Art Nouveau flora. The beautiful botanically inspired mural was brought to life last week from street artist […]

Photo of Nicola Currie in the studio

Worcestershire Open Studios callout for local artists

Call for local artists to join Worcestershire Open Studios with new year-round format Artists across Worcestershire are being invited to join Worcestershire Open Studios, as the organisers launch a new extended format. Participants are being offered a year-round presence on […]

Photo of studio used for virtual exhibition

Creative Coverage Virtual Spring Exhibition

A virtual exhibition is taking place until May, featuring over 200 artworks from a range of creative folk, with prices from £32 to £12,00. The exhibition is being hosted by Creative Coverage, a Media and PR company for artists and […]

Single cover for Rewind by Redwood

Rewind by Redwood – Single Review

A songwriter that’s destined to leave you mesmerised by not only her incredible vocals but also her distinctive songwriting, local singer-songwriter Redwood uses music as a form of escapism. Detailing that her songwriting is usually about factual, personal experiences that […]

Single cover for Your Power Is Off by Silverlake

Your Power Is Off by Silverlake – Single Review

“Pop” can be a dirty word sometimes – frothy, lacking substance, something frivolous for the kids.  It can be all these things and I have to confess, I like a bit of cultural junk food as much as the next […]

Single cover for "Slow Motion" by Darla Jade

Slow Motion by Darla Jade – Single Review

We are all too guilty of running around, trying to get stuff done, rather than taking time out to live in the moment. New single “Slow Motion” by Darla Jade, released at the end of March takes us into a […]