After a year of heartache, loss and hardship, Great Music Stories is finishing its 2020 run of Friday rock shows on a high note with Earache Records. From 5pm on Friday, the five-hour Christmas Special will celebrate a new generation of rising bands and the record label – Earache Records – that, with great frequency, is crashing rock bands back in the mainstream Official Album […]

With national lockdown ending this week, so does the daily run of lunchtime grassroots radio broadcasts from Great Music Stories radio. As with the first lockdown in March, throughout November Great Music Stories has switched to lunchtime broadcasting, airing three speech interview hours with rising artists through every day of lockdown. Interviews with acts such as Ravenbreed, Verity White, Jack J Hutchinson, As Sirens Fall, DeadBlondeStars and Elles Bailey have allowed a platform for artists to keep their music out there at a critical time and to engage with listeners on […]

Great Music Stories is launching a new interview series looking at the specific challenges presented to working musicians since the outbreak of Covid-19. Following controversy earlier this week when a Government Minister was reported to have made remarks about musicians seeking other employment, the new weekly series of 10 60-minute interviews gives a number of working musicians […]