Rina Sawayama: The British-Japanese Singer-Songwriter Fighting for LGBT+ Rights

A defiant Rina Sawayama continues the fight for racial and LGBT+ equality Rina Sawayama, who is openly bisexual and pansexual, recently performed at Japan’s Summer Sonic Festival to tens of…

Is Harry Styles Queer-Baiting?

Harry Styles Causes A Stir With Comments on Sexuality Harry Styles hit headlines once again this week after commenting on his sexuality for Rolling Stones Magazine. The 28-year-old pop star…

Arctic Monkeys Are Preparing A Huge Comeback 

The Arctic Monkeys are back, and they want to remind you they’re one of Britain’s biggest rock bands The Arctic Monkeys are one of Britain’s biggest musical exports. They were…

UK Festival Awards: Announces Freight Island as Location

The UK Festival Awards is Back This Sumer sees Festival Insights’s, UK Festival Awards celebrate its 17th anniversary with a brand new venue location. Now located at Freight Island, Manchester,…

Hold Me Closer: Britney Spears and Elton John Track Leaks

Do music leaks matter in the streaming era? Last Friday, Britney and Elton fans expected to awake with the shiny new single Hold Me Closer on the homepage of their streaming app,…

Marcus Mumford: Mumford and Sons Star Opens Up About Childhood Sexual Abuse

An inspiringly brave Marcus Mumford uses music to share his truth Opening up and revealing a deeply personal trauma to the world takes immense courage and Marcus Mumford has done…

Seven UK Cities Names as Potential Hosts of 2023’s Eurovision Song Contest

Some big cities miss out on the chance to host next year’s Eurovision. Early on Friday morning, Eurovision super fan and Radio 2 presenter, Scott Mills couldn’t contain his excitement…

Ukrainian Musicians: Some of the Country’s Biggest Stars

Whether its techno-pop or ethnic folk, Ukrainian musicians have a lot to offer Despite being a relatively young country – gaining independence in 1991 – Ukraine has come a long…

ShyGirl: The South London Rapper Carving Out An Experimentalist Niche

Is ShyGirl posied to be Britain’s next musical export? For 6 years now, hip-hop experimentalist ShyGirl has been drip-feeding us banger after banger, building up hype for the release of…

Shakira Could Face Eight Years In Prison For Tax Fraud

‘Beautiful Liar’ singer Shakira could turn out to be just that It’s remarkable to think that one of the planet’s most successful singers could possibly go to prison for eight…