Laura Marling announces ticketed live-streamed show

Laura Marling announces ticketed live-streamed show

Laura Marling is to perform an intimate live-streamed show in support of new album Song For Our Daughter. The Mercury-nominated artist announced today (May 14) that she’ll be playing at London’s Union Chapel at 8pm on Saturday June 6, with the entire performance set to be live-streamed online to a limited number of ticketholders. The stream of the performance will be geo-blocked – but fans in the UK and Europe can buy tickets to access…

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Brit Awards 2018: Full list of winners

Brit Awards 2018: Full list of winners

The 2018 Brit Awards took place night at the O2 Arena in London last night. Granted, it won’t go down as one of the more controversial BRITs in recent memory, but there were still a few headline-making moments, such as south London grime star Stomzy blistering criticism of the Prime Minister’s handling of the Grenfell Tower fire. “Yo, Theresa May, where’s that money for Grenfell?” he rapped. “What, you thought we just forgot about Grenfell?”…

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Watch: Nina Nesbitt unveils video for The Best You Had

Watch: Nina Nesbitt unveils video for The Best You Had

Edinburgh-born singer-songwriter Nina Nesbitt has unveiled the video for new single The Best You Had – and you can watch it here. The song is taken from her soon-to-be-released sophomore album, The Moments I’m Missing. The album marks a change of direction for 23-year-old Nina, who has ditched the sugary pop of past hits like Chewing Gum and Stay Out and is back presenting the best possible version of herself. Nina made her name on…

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Gig review: Laura Marling, Pleasance Theatre

Gig review: Laura Marling, Pleasance Theatre

A half dozen or so songs into her stripped-back set at the Pleasance Theatre on Friday night, folk darling Laura Marling alluded to an early gig she played at Bannerman’s as a teenager with the boys from Mumford and Sons. Recalling what’s surely the only time a Mercury-nominated artist has played the Cowgate toilet venue, the elfin singer-songwriter added that she was so skint back then she ended up sleeping inside a double bass case in a dusty…

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Gig preview: Laura Marling, Pleasance Theatre

Gig preview: Laura Marling, Pleasance Theatre

Whenever critics’ darling Laura Marling comes to town, it’s an evening that jumps out screaming EVENT. The elfin folkster is no stranger to the Capital, having played many memorable gigs here over the years – her most recent visit being last year, when she played an intimate gig at The Caves shortly after the release of her fifth album, Short Movie. Tickets for that one were like gold dust as they were only made available via…

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Laura Marling announces intimate Edinburgh gig

Laura Marling announces intimate Edinburgh gig

Ahead of her support dates with Neil Young on the UK leg of the Canadian legend’s Rebel Content tour, Laura Marling has announced an intimate gig in Edinburgh. The elfin folk singer will perform at the Pleasance Theatre on June 3, before heading off to join Young and his band, Promise Of The Real, on a string of dates that includes a stop off at Glasgow’s SSE Hydro on June 5. The Mercury Music Prize-nominated…

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