GOOD VIBES – Early 2018

LATMUN. Photo Credit: Unknown

All the good vibes / success headlines from the Nottingham music scene over the past few months (that we know of), please drop us a line if we’ve missed anything significant (our definition of significant is a first of national relevance) – nusic@leftlion.co.uk.

ROIAEL got his debut National radio play on 6Music courtesy of Tom Robinson.

CROSA ROSA and EYRE LLEW got to play in BLOODY KOREA, thanks to PRS Foundation.

JAKE BUGG’s ‘Hearts That Strain’ reached No.7 on the albums chart. That’s four top ten albums for JB in five years!

Huge congrats to Nottingham’s Macmillan Fest, who raised a record-breaking £5066.99 for Macmillan Cancer Support!

John Kennedy made KAGOULE his record of the WEEK! Nationwide on Radio X.

One of the world’s biggest female popstars – Taylor Swift – added JOEL BAKER to her personal Spotify playlist. Madness.

LIA WHITE got some dollar courtesy of PRS Foundation to keep providing the beaut tunes (Lynsey de Paul Prize).

As did SNOWY, who was awarded some dollar courtesy of PRS Foundations ‘Momentum Fund’. 

BROTHERHOOD have made Nistory, joining the small number of Notts artists to ever sell out Rescue Rooms since it opened in 2003.

SUNDAZE got their debut National radio play courtesy of the gent John Kennedy on Radio X.

YAZMIN LACEY had her first National BBC session thanks to Jamz Supernova on 1Xtra and it was only at bloodeh Maida Vale!

LATMUN was awarded DJMag’s ‘Best British Breakthrough Producer’. Absolutely HUGE!

Massive big ups to YOUNG T & BUGSEY – making it onto 1Xtra’s official #HotFor2018 list!

HAGGARD CAT have been signed by legendary local label Earache Records. Double Boom.

YAZMIN LACEY joins the growing number of Notts artists to receive funding from PRS Foundation. This time the ‘Women Make Music’ fund.

KUMARACHI was made ‘Single of the Month’ in Mixmag with a 9 / 10 review. Mega!

Insanely huge bigups to everyone who helped Beat the Streets raise £100k for Framework.

SHEKU KANNEH-MASON’s debut album ‘Inspiration‘ hit No 18 in the album charts! Another Notts Top 20 album!

LONE did a legendary #EssentialMix for BBC Radio 1, the biggest mix show in the world! Boooommmm.

BRU-C landed an iTunes Top 5, sitting at No.2 in the iTunes Dance chart, ahead of Pete Tong, Chase & Status and Kurupt FM!

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