1. Aos. Hello to the wonderful ‘Holly Madge’ – Welcome to ‘Architect of Sound’, 2020. Firstly if you could introduce yourself and what it is you do to our audience please 🥁 🎵 >>>>>>>>>>>Drum Roll Please…..🥁 🎵 Holly Madge: Hey! I’m Holly, I’m a drummer and […]
A few digital photos from: The Art of Selling Songs/ Graphics for the Music Business 1690–1990 Exhibition.
*In 1991 the V&A staged an exhibition titled ‘The Art of Selling Songs: Graphics for the music business 1690 – 1990. Now over 25 years later, the packaging for Music has changed beyond recognition, as the 12 inch vinyl sleeve has been replaced by a […]
In a career spanning just over a decade ‘Anna Calvi’ has released three albums and received two Mercury Prize nominations and praise from the highest quarters in Music. Her three albums are fearless portraits examining identity and passion. She has also collaborated with artists […]
AOS Presents: Honesty, Friendly & Positivity in the style of Punk Rock. An Interview with STACY DEE – 1/4th of the driving force behind the rebellious ‘BAD COP BAD COP’, FAT WRECK Chords.
Aos. Hello ‘Bad Cop Bad Cop’ – Welcome to ‘Architect of Sound’. Firstly Congratulations on your singles, albums, videos & touring. One of the coolest bands on the Independent punk rock record label Fat Wreck Chords, respectively. BC/BC ~ Stacy Dee: Thanks so much! We appreciate your kind […]
Scottish Synth-pop band,’Chvrches‘ performed to a sell-out crowd in The Ulster Hall, Belfast, Northern Ireland. This was their first time performing in Northern Ireland. Lauren Mayberry, Iain Cook and Martin Dougherty performed songs from all three records (The Bones of What You Believe, Every Eye Open & […]
Fender Study Finds 50% of New Guitarists Are Women. A new study from guitar manufacturer Fender reveals that women make up 50 percent of new guitar players in both the U.S.A and the U.K. There are plenty of female musicians for aspiring guitarists to look […]
Ever wondered what it’s like working as a Engineer, Mixer or Producer in a Recording Studio? We hear from ‘Start Together Studio’ – One of the leading Professional Studios in Northern Ireland, Vocalist / Guitarist & Synthesizer extraordinaire from synth-pop band Oppenheimer.
Aos. Hello Rocky o’Reilly & Welcome to ‘Architect of Sound’. Firstly I would you to tell us a brief introduction about yourself? Rocky: I’m a producer/engineer/mixer/musician from Belfast. I own a couple of spaces called Start Together Studio, which have been open for over ten years […]
“Come As You Are” is the welcoming slogan to Aberdeen, Washington in the United States of America and lyrics by the Nirvana front-man and lead singer Kurt Cobain. This track was the band’s second release from their second studio album ‘Nevermind’ which was hugely successful worldwide, knocking Michael Jackson’s album ‘Dangerous’ […]
1. Aos. Hello Frank Turner – Welcome to ‘Architect of Sound’. Firstly Congratulations on your seventh studio album ‘Be More Kind’ which was released early May 2018. It’s a terrific album and seven studio albums is a great achievement in the world of music. Frank Turner: Thanks. 2. Aos. ‘Be […]
Be drawn into a world of dark, light, circus and dreams as Camille O’Sullivan performs her intensely dramatic interpretations of the songs of Brel, Cave, Radiohead, Tom Waits, Bowie and more. In 2017 the singer took The Carny Dream show across the UK, selling out the Union Chapel in […]
“La cumparsita” (from “comparsa” carnival) is a tango written in 1916 by the Uruguayan musician Gerardo Matos Rodríguez, with lyrics by Pascual Contursi and Enrique Pedro Maroni. It is among the most famous and recognizable tangos of all time. Roberto Firpo, director and pianist of […]
Record Store Day is the one day of the year when over 200 independent record shops all across the UK come together to celebrate their unique culture. Special vinyl releases are made exclusively for the day and many shops and cities host artist […]