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    Gateshead centre student makes deal with Island Records

    Gateshead student Jake Fletcher recently auditioned and has secured a development deal with Island Records. He is now working with Soul Kitchen management and writing with Iain Archer.

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    Btec Singer Songwriter Showcase

    Exeter Center Students Perform At The Hall. Monday the 1st of June The Hall, Stepcote Hill, Exeter will be hosting the Btec level 3 year 1 Singer Songwriter showcase. The event will feature a range of different styles and musicians all performing completely original material. Doors open at 3:30 with performances running from 4-8pm. Come [...]

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    Bruce Findlay Honoured

    Legend Bruce Findlay has been honoured with an 'Outstanding Contribution to Music' award The founder of the famous independent music store, Bruce’s Record Shop and former manager of Simple Minds was presented with the award at the launch night for the Scottish Alternative Music Awards on Wednesday evening. Sponsored by the Academy of Music and [...]

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    Bumblefoot Masterclass

    Bumblefoot Masterclass. Bumblefoot! Ron “Bumblefoot” Thal, guitarist with rock legends Guns & Roses, will be holding an exclusive masterclass for AMS Edinburgh students on Saturday 7th March. There are a handful of spaces available for visitors who wish to attend. Contact the Edinburgh centre NOW to reserve your place.

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    Introducing Ellipsis

    Degree student Ben Eardley on the BBC. The Ellipsis have had a busy 2014. The four piece rock/indie band who feature Birmingham degree student Ben Eardley were selected as BBC CW Introducing’s band of the month for January. The group played a live session at this year’s Wychwood Festival, sharing the stage with the likes [...]

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    Take it to the Bridge

    Take it to the Bridge. Take it to the Bridge Sarah Quinn, Manager of Academy of Music and Sound Edinburgh, climbed the Forth Road Bridge yesterday with the winners of the Forth Bridge national song competition. The song-writing competition was devised to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Forth Road Bridge and was won by [...]

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    Tom Andrews

    Former student signs with Ellen Academy of Music & Sound student Tom Andrews has been sensationally signed up by American talk show Ellen DeGeneres as her second new artist for her record label ElevenEleven. Tom was spotted by DeGeneres on You Tube and personally called Toms home to invite him to America to appear on [...]

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