Mary King: The power of posture and good singing technique

Distinguished vocal coach Mary King believes there’s no substitute for hard work, good posture and great technique. She’s worked across classical, jazz, musical theatre and contemporary genres at top institutions such as the Royal Academy of Music, Glyndbourne and the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts. She’s also a writer and broadcaster and regular consultant […]

Rising stars Flashfires on songwriting, touring and on stage swagger

From jamming sessions and rocking school assemblies to songwriting and recording in LA, UK band Flashfires are rising stars on the music scene. iSing’s ALEXA TERRY caught up with the boys: Fraser Roskilly (guitar), Toby Bartlett (drums), Alex Gonzato (vocals), Jon Cullis (guitar) and Liam Kinslow (bass). How would you describe Flashfires, and who are your […]

Country singer, Sarah Darling

Sarah Darling, on voice care, working with Mark Bright and UK’s Country talent

Nashville-based Country singer-songwriter Sarah Darling spoke to Lisa Redford about her upcoming UK tour, her favourite artists and vocal routines. It’s an exciting time for singer-songwriter Sarah Darling, who kicked off her biggest UK headline tour this week with a performance at London’s prestigious Union Chapel. Her show features songs from her three albums including […]