Last October, I ran one of the most popular features ever on This Must Be Pop (mainly thanks to A&R scouts frantically refreshing the page), Unsigned Month. Every weekday I posted a new unsigned UK pop act that I felt needed more recognition, and it ended with a vote, which was won by indie-poppers Bluebell.… Continue reading Unsigned Month: One Year On
I’ve already written a lot about Luminites, but it seemed wrong not to include them in Unsigned Month as they’re definitely among the best up-and-coming UK pop acts. The group, made up of Corey, JJ, R-Tizt and Steph, were a surprise favourite at the second This Must Be Pop Live in January. They left with… Continue reading Unsigned Month: Introducing Luminites
September’s This Must Be Pop Live took place last night with Danish star Nabiha travelling over especially, and TMBP Live favourites Luminites making a very welcome return. We had a great turn out with lots of pop fans and industry types coming along to check out these exciting new acts. First to perform was Nabiha,… Continue reading Review: This Must Be Pop Live featuring Luminites and Nabiha
The next This Must Be Pop Live is just two weeks away! Click here for more info and here to buy cheap advance tickets. If you work in the music industry or want to review the gig, apply for the press/industry guestlist here. Thanks to Emmie for another brilliant poster design. In case you’re wondering,… Continue reading This Must Be Pop Live: Two Weeks To Go!
This Must Be Pop Live returns on September 18th with another poptastic line-up, and today I can announce the third and final act. Joining Nabiha and The Woowoos will be… LUMINITES! Luminites were one of the first acts to perform at This Must Be Pop Live back in January this year, and I had so much great… Continue reading This Must Be Pop Live: The line-up is complete!
I’ve had a very busy few weeks of gigs as some of my favourite up-and-coming pop acts have played in London. And also Aiden Grimshaw. Here’s what I’ve been up to… Amanda Mair at Hoxton Square Bar, 13th June Although her set was disappointingly short and the venue too big for her subtle charms, Swedish… Continue reading Bumper Gig Review Post