Music is what you make it


How to successfully enter the US for showcase festivals (or not)

With South By Southwest festival in Austin, Texas, fast approaching, some of the hottest emerging artists around the globe are preparing to head to the ‘live music capital of the world’ to perform at the largest showcase festival on the planet. Unfortunately, it has become apparent in recent years that not all bands invited to


Christmas Hits: What’s The Winning Formula?

Christmas music has always been a key feature of celebration in the festive season. The older most popular songs have been reworked multiple times, yet what is it about these songs that instigate such a desire in the general public to revive the same music year upon year? Why are so many Christmas songs so


Trackd Featured Artist of The Week: Ivan Moult

Blessed with a voice that could soothe a set of angry ring wraiths into tranquility, Ivan Moult inhabits a curious, gentle space set between the 1970s folk/blues tradition and modern, confessional lyricism. #TrackdTalks with Featured Artist of The Week – Ivan Moult. Trackd: Tell us a bit about the first song you ever wrote – what


#TrackdTalks with one-to-watch Bran Mazz

After serenading us with an intimate performance of his new single ‘When I’m Alone’ at Midem this year, Trackd caught up with pop singer and recent Academy of Contemporary Music graduate – Bran Mazz. Trackd: Tell us a bit about the first song you ever wrote – what was it called, and what inspired it?


#TrackdTalks with The Voice of Germany 2017 semi-finalist David Blair

Following on from his live session on our yacht during Midem Festival in June, Trackd dropped in with Vancouver-born singer-songwriter and The Voice of Germany 2017 semi-finalist – David Blair. Trackd: Tell us a bit about the first song you ever wrote – what was it called, and what inspired it? David Blair:  I believe


Featured Artist of The Week: Vince James

An instantly noteworthy new voice on the scene, singer-songwriter Vince James brings simple, yet skillfully constructed songs, combined with whiskey-soaked vocals and insightful storytelling through his lyrics. Having just released his new single ‘The Man I Want To Be’ via Listen To This Records, Vince chats with Trackd about flogging solar panels, playing live and