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A road to recovery
Mark Keeley
Frontman, Good Rockin’ Tonight
15th July 2015

Mark Keeley shares his journey to recovery after vocal surgery, explains how Help Musicians UK supported him to get back in the game and reveals plans to record a new album.

Stage Fright? Viva Las Vagus
Paul Crick
Performance Confidence Coach For Musicians
7th July 2015

Paul Crick explores a brief history of performance anxiety and looks at ways that help musicians to overcome emotional blocks to self-expression.

Maz O’Connor on playing at festivals
Maz O'Connor
Folk singer
3rd July 2015

Have you ever wondered what it's like to play at a festival? We caught up with Maz ahead of the summer festival season to hear what she had to say about her upcoming gigs.

How to Form a Band
Nick Ford-Young
Co-Founder of Meet and Jam
15th June 2015

Co-founder of Meet and Jam, a musicians networking community, shares his tips for aspiring musicians thinking about starting a band.

We say a big thank you to our dedicated volunteers
Angela Riches-Heed
Visitor and Volunteer Co-ordinator
5th June 2015

Help Musicians UK's Visitor & Volunteer Co-ordinator Angela Riches-Heed says a huge thank you to our volunteer Musicians Supporters, talks about their vital role in the work we do and shares some touching stories from the frontline.

A safe pair of hands?
Mark Latimer
Pianist
28th May 2015

Pianist Mark Latimer opens up about his return to music after treatment for a disease in his hands.