Paul Hose

See you at NAMM!

2019 has begun with a lot of positive energy and it is almost time for the music industry to have it’s annual family reunion. A time when we all say, see you at NAMM! I truly enjoy attending the NAMM show. This year will be my 15th consecutive trip. It is a time to reconnect… [Read More…] about See you at NAMM!

MLC Academy Christmas concerts

Celebrating our students achievements at this year’s MLC Academy Christmas concerts 2018 has been quite a year for MLC Academy. After eighteen months of strategic work undertaken with Big Associates, we re-launched our brand to the public back in September. Since then we have appointed a new Head of Communications & Events and MLC Academy… [Read More…] about MLC Academy Christmas concerts

Enjoy being still

The pace of twenty-first century living in quick to say the least. Take time for yourself and enjoy being still. Work requires that I travel a lot – domestic and international. Earlier tonight, I was sat having dinner in a restaurant inside Milan train station. I realised that although today was busy, I was actually… [Read More…] about Enjoy being still

Push yourself – stop playing it safe

Is the desire to be perfect stopping you from achieving your goals? Stop playing it safe and push yourself. I see this more and more. Our desire for perfection can paralyse us. Back in April, I wrote a blog piece about balancing the need to improve against being our own worst critic. In order to… [Read More…] about Push yourself – stop playing it safe

Metronome: A new national, cross-media centre for Nottingham

Metronome is a new, national centre for music, moving image, video games, live performance and spoken word. It opened in Nottingham this October and we were there on the opening night. Confetti Media Group is an ambitious and indeed audacious organisation that in my opinion is second to none. Metronome: a new national, cross media… [Read More…] about Metronome: A new national, cross-media centre for Nottingham

They Shall Not Grow Old

They Shall Not Grow Old brings into high-definition the human face of the First World War. Using state-of-the-art technology to transform the original archival footage that dates back more than 100 years, this unique film brings to life the people who can best tell the story of the war: the men who lived through it… [Read More…] about They Shall Not Grow Old

MLC Academy Discovery Week

Discovery Week has been designed to showcase MLC Academy, one of Nottingham’s leading music schools. The week is for existing and prospective students alike. Come along and discover MLC Academy and what it has to offer you. Saturday 15th Sept – Ibanez and Laney brand ambassador, Lee Wrathe will give several performances. Monday 17th Sept… [Read More…] about MLC Academy Discovery Week

Use Your Illusion I and II Guns n Roses

I am currently listening to Use Your Illusion I and II by Guns n Roses. Both albums were released in 1991. I can remember listening to these albums during the during of 1992. My brother and I, together with many friends spent the summer camping in Belgium. It was a fantastic period in our lives. One… [Read More…] about Use Your Illusion I and II Guns n Roses