English singer-songwriter Ella Henderson fronts Cover Nation’s Takeover Tuesday this week. Known for her chart topping hits, including Ghost and This is Real – you can catch Ella performing some of her favourite covers on the official Cover Nation channel on Tuesday 18 August, from 8pm. Click the link below to go directly to the stream.
Royal Albert Hall’s Home sessions continue this week with a range of artists streaming for your viewing pleasure. The line-up this week includes Norwegian singer-songwriter Emilie Nicholas (Thursday 20 August) known for her jazz-inspired vocals and electronic sound. Something for all the family on Saturday 22 August – David Walliams will be reading extracts from his series of children’s books in the afternoon from 2pm. You can tune in by heading to the Royal Albert Hall official website. We’ve detailed the full line-up for this week below..
Thu 20 Aug – Emilie Nicholas – 7:30pm
Sat 22 Aug – Storytime with David Walliams – 2.00pm
Sat 22 Aug – Joe Bonamassa – 7:30pm
Sun 23 Aug – Fatoumata Diawara – 7:30pm
The sublime Sofar Sounds invites you to their Listening Room – with a mix of artists from around the globe playing sets from their homes. This week includes duo Boyish live from Boston (Monday 17 August) and Spanish artist Eva Mcbel (Wednesday 19 August) who is current recording her first EP. You can tune in by heading to the Sofar Sounds YouTube channel at 8pm every evening. All previous streams also stay up to watch at your leisure. For more info about the Listening Room, the line-up, previous streams and to donate to help out artists head to the website below.
After having to cancel their summer tour, fans of Little Mix thought they’d missed their chance to see the super girl-group – but this Friday 21 August, Meerkat Music have something special lined up. In association with music therapy charity Nordoff Robbins, Aleksandr and Sergei present Little Mix, Uncancelled! Streaming from the company’s YouTube channel from 8pm – viewers are in for a treat. This exclusive and free-to-view performance is not one to be missed and is sure to give you your Little Mix fix. For more info on the event and charity see here.
Influential 80s synth-pop duo Vince Clarke and Andy Bell aka Erasure bring us their latest album The Neon this week. The record has already spawned single Nerves Of Steel released earlier this month. To celebrate, the pair will be putting on a launch party on Friday 21 August and you’re all invited. Be sure to head to the Erasure Facebook page from 8pm on Friday to catch all chats, music and some special guests. For more info see the event page by clicking the button below.
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