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 […]

A voice of her generation: Adele

Artist profile: Adele

Take a look at Adele’s career in numbers: three albums, nine Brits, 15 Grammys, an Oscar and a Golden Globe. The figures are staggering and she’s only 30. It’s no wonder the British powerhouse is a member of the music world’s most elite club: Female Artists Who Are So Big They Don’t Need A Second […]