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My journey in the world of folk
Luke Jackson
Singer/Songwriter
3rd June 2016

For BBC Music Day, singer/songwriter Luke Jackson takes the time out to write some words for us about his musical journey, how we helped and where he is now.

A Perfect Fit - A Volunteer Visitor's Story
Tracey O'Connor
Volunteer
2nd June 2016

To celebrate Volunteers Week we asked one of our Volunteer Visitors, Tracey O'Connor, to tell us why she volunteers for Help Musicians UK and what it means to her. Tracey is a musician herself, you can check out her music here.

Mental health: top tips for performers
Anna Albright
Rational Emotive Cognitive Behavioural Therapist
25th May 2016

Anna Albright gives her top tips for musicians and performers who may be suffering from symptoms of mental illness.

Not all in the mind.
Jonny Hennessey-Brown
Cellist
17th May 2016

As part of Mental Health Awareness Week, professional cellist and bipolar sufferer who we supported, Jonny Hennessey-Brown is sharing his experiences of living with mental illness.

#MyVoodooRibbon experiences
Brona McVittie
Singer-songwriter
6th May 2016

Earlier this year, Karousel Music and sE Electronics donated us a VR2 microphone to giveaway to one lucky musician. Singer-songwriter Brona McVittie won, and in her blog she shares what she's doing with the mic, including a clip of her new April track.

Top tips for vocal health
Lucy Heyman
Vocal Coach & Lecturer at Birmingham City University
12th April 2016

Vocal Coach and Lecturer Lucy Heyman shares her top tips on looking after your vocal health.