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NEW on Music in Leicester


Great new stuff on our website

in 2015

See all recent articles published here by click on Latest Articles on the above menu bar ⇑

See an alphabetical list of subject on our Contents page

Read the latest editorial comment (for April)

Check the latest list of bands from Leicester for 2015

Get news and information about music festivals in 2015

Catalogue of Leicester Music

Report on obsUnplugged on 4th January 2015

obsUnplugged finales

in 2014

Some of the articles that we published last year:

Advertising on Music in Leicester website

How you can support Music in Leicester website

Updated page about open-mic nights and acoustic gigs

Featured artist:  Elizabeth Cornish

December – our round-up of gigs we went to

New records and tracks reviewed in November

Midnight Wire’s new album – Crossing ...

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Featured artist: Tha Deadeye

We talk to Tha Deadeye

Trevor Locke talks to the Leicester hip-hop artist who featured recently on Takeover Radio’s Made in Leicester
show. ∏


Leicester singer Deadeye

Leicester artist Tha Deadeye has been growing in popularity since his breakthrough in 2011. A turning point in Tha Deadeye’s career came when, in 2011, one of his tracks was played on Radio 1, when he became the unsigned artist of the month.

JP’s (Joseph JP Patterson) underground number one track of the month One Life by Deadeye featuring Nat Powers was played on the DJ’s Radio 1 programme. JP said “Back in the day, myself and Deadeye would drive up and down the country to bassline raves and he would always freestyle – he was good...

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How to get your gig review published

Charlee Drew Getting a gig review publishedRead More


Posts from regular contributors

We are pleased to welcome regular contributors to our web site.

We want to start a number of columns – pages where people write about music on a regular basis.

Columns are a way of talking about music and musicians – and issues that are of interest to the musical community – rather than about gigs.

If you would like to become a regular contribute, contact us.

How regularly?

That is up to you.  Some people might wish to make a monthly entry in their column.  Others write when they have something to write about – when the inspiration comes to them.

Either approach is ok.

About what?

A columnist can write about a variety of things to do with music.  Alternatively, a columnist can stick to one subject and specialise in that.

Will I get any help?

If you need i...

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Leicester Band Resin

band called resin

5th June 2013



Brit riff beasts ‘Resin’ stake their claim as rising alternative rock newcomers, armed with their new album ‘Embrace the Fall’, out in stores from Monday 5th August.

Channelling from acts such as Seether, A Perfect Circle and Alice In Chains, UK alt-rockers ‘Resin’ pack a formidable punch and are blessed with thoughtful song-writing abilities and a range of musicianship and diversity that is rarely seen amongst today’s current glut of metal/metalcore bands. Expansive, eclectic and brooding, Resin will rise to the surface this year.

Formed in Hinckley, Leicestershire, the early beginnings of Resin can be traced back to a happenstance meeting in a bar between Guitarists Mark ‘Chez’ Roseby and Sime...

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