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Pop Music Guide 2021 & 2022

The collection comprises major archives of individuals and organisations involved in British popular music and popular culture. This includes the archives of musicians, bands, clubs, managers, agents, journalists, photographers and designers. Currently the collection includes posters, recorded music, interviews, artwork, promotional materials, ephemera, touring materials, merchandise, personal and business correspondence. We cover huge pop artists and arena tours to up and coming emerging artists.

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Brixton House is a modern theatre in the heart of Brixton, that will be a home of creativity and expression for everyone. We … Read More

Greater Manchester Music Hub

Clearly, slow and locally-minded scenes are better for the planet. Yet, it is a bustling, globetrotting club circuit that ECs exist to serve. However, these potential benefits don’t always translate in practice.

Research has shown that music can boost attainment in other academic subjects. For example, a Canadian study found that school music participation is linked to higher exam scores in English, maths, and science. Music helps with confidence and self-esteem, and plays an important part in nurturing a positive attitude to life. Research shows that listening to music can trigger a release of dopamine to the brain – a ‘feel-good’ chemical released at moments of peak enjoyment as part of our brain’s reward system. In the same section, Spotify will suggest folders from which you can add the files . We also looked across the applications received to ensure a balance of high-quality music provision is achieved across the … Read More