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Why Malaysian music student chose Wales
… Welsh College of Music and Drama. She now has her own music school.…


Devon singer 'taming the beast' of Tourette's with music
…Danny Sumbler, from Axminster in Devon, has written songs about living with Tourette's and feels he has turned the condition to his advantage. More on this story, and other Devon and Cornwall news…


Egypt singer held for 'inciting debauchery' in music video
… in a music video in her underwear while suggestively eating a banana. Shaimaa Ahmed, a 25… of inciting debauchery in music videos. Another singer is meanwhile facing trial…


Highlights from the American Music Awards
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Charles Manson's music was a macabre sidenote
… with his music has persisted ever since. Bands like Guns N' Roses, The Lemonheads… brand of folk music was not, it has to be said, very good. His guitar playing…, was impressed by what he heard. "He had this kind of music that nobody else was doing," he…


Ed Sheeran and Stormzy nominated for scaled-back BBC Music Awards
… for this year's BBC Music Awards. All three are up for artist of the year and album… reviewing the best music of the year. Strictly Come Dancing's Claudia Winkleman… In Music 2017, the show will "revisit the music stories of the year, told…


Llanelli's Parc y Scarlets made profitable with music acts
…Concerts by acts such as Status Quo and UB40 have helped a loss-making rugby stadium record a £500,000 profit. The 14,000-capacity Parc y Scarlets opened in 2008 as a home for the Llanelli-based rugby region. Officials recently gave a…


Ullapool's Loopallu music festival to be held in 2018
…Scotland's Loopallu music festival is to be held next year after organisers…


Council abandons Edinburgh music school plan
…A council plan to disband Edinburgh's music school has been abandoned. The City… of Edinburgh's Music School, which has about 60 pupils, faced being split up across four… said it had taken the decision to remove the music school plan - part of a bid…


Flats near Bristol music boat Thekla win approval
…A residential development near a floating music venue in Bristol has been… the developer honours its promise. Julie Tippins, of music promoter DHP Family, said: "We… to the developer to keep to their promise to work with us." Chief executive of UK Music Michael…