Show Blog: Music

Lucy Reviews Amber Run

Picture the scene, Rescue Rooms brimming with eager fans and the lights coming down low as Amber Run takes to the stage. The five-piece band assemble in front of the silenced crowd and the first noise uttered is the silky, angelic voice of the lead singer Joe. The entire band strike up haunting harmonies as [...]

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Tracey Interviews The Pierces

  On 28th September, Rescue Rooms was packed for the sold out show of Alabama sister act, The Pierces. Catherine and Allison dazzled fans with songs from their fifth record, Creation, on the last leg of their UK tour. Between tracks they sassily joked with the crowd about the venue’s sweltering heat (‘Holy mother of [...]

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Live at The Chameleon 20/06/14

On the 20th of June we sent two Fly FM presenters down to local venue, The Chameleon, to check out a gig featuring three live acts. Here is what we found: Jekylls Ruse Jekylls Ruse is a 3 piece band local to Nottingham – their set comprised of rock with an ambient edge to it. [...]

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SeleXtra #1

Here’s the first episode of the SRA Selectors new blog- The SeleXtra! 

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The SRASelector: How’s it gone so far?

At the start of the year, Jack was chosen to host a new show in partnership with The Selector, Folded Wing and the British Council. The SRA Selector aims to showcase the very best in new British music, and at Fly we’ve given a nice Midlands twist.

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F1rstPlay: Live Session from Ashmore and Motamouf

For our final session of the year, myself and Rachel were joined in the studio by local artists Kane Ashmore and Alex ‘Motamouf’ Youngs with what was our first rap session at Fly. It was something a little different to what we’ve had in the past and went down an absolute treat. Hear the interview [...]

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F1rstPlay: Dot to Dot Preview

We’ve been away for what feels like AGES, but myself and Rachel were back in the studio yesterday.

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F1rstPlay: Live Session from Fans of Faye

It was with great pleasure that we welcomed Zach and Ian from Fans of Faye into the Fly studios last Thursday for an exclusive F1rstPlay live session. 

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F1rstPlay- Live Session from Brad Dear

Local singer songwriter Brad Dear joined Rachel and George in the studio for this week’s F1rstPlay live session.

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F1rstPlay- Back for term 3 with Oscar Speed in session

Local singer songwriter Oscar Speed joined George and Rachel in the studio on thursday for the first F1rstPlay of the new term.

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