Which Brits bagged top prize in ISC songwriting contest?

The winners of a prestigious international songwriting contest have been announced with Brits taking home first prize in two categories. The International Songwriting Competition (ISC) gives aspiring and established songwriters a chance to raise their profile in the international arena with past recipients including Gregory Porter, Gotye, Kasey Chambers and Bastille. This year’s grand prize […]

Beyonce performs during the Formation World Tour at Dodger Stadium on Wednesday, September 14, 2016, in Los Angeles, CA Photo by Frank Micelotta/Parkwood Entertainment Picture Group)

Artist profile: Beyoncé

With Beyoncé to take centre stage at Coachella this weekend, iSing profiles the vocal powerhouse. It’s 20 years since Beyoncé shot to fame with girl group Destiny’s Child and in that time Queen Bey has, thanks to a combination of hard graft, talent and savvy business acumen, elevated herself from pop star to super star. […]

In Ear Monitors (IEM) can save your hearing and your voice

Two for one! How In Ear Monitors (IEM) can save your hearing and your voice!

Last week Jono Heale from Advanced Communication Solutions (ACS) spoke to audiologist Paul Checkley about hearing and hearing protection. This week he speaks to artists Rodney Branigan and Jaki Graham about the benefits of wearing custom-fit In Ear Monitors (IEM) for hearing protection, singing and performance. You can use them for live performance and, as […]

Gretchen Peters photo by Gina Binkley

Gretchen Peters on storytelling

This month’s featured artist is award-winning songwriter Gretchen Peters who has penned songs for Martina McBride, Etta James, Trisha Yearwood, Shania Twain, Neil Diamond and Faith Hill, and has co-written with Bryan Adams. A gifted storyteller, Peters was inducted into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2014. Peters is not afraid to address difficult topics in […]