Lockdown has certainly reminded us about the importance of our individual freedom, and that our happy memories are made up of personal life experiences, not possessions. Something that I guess we had forgotten in pre-Covid times. As I wrote this piece, I felt an inner contentment and re-lived many wonderful ‘showtime’ experiences. It felt great [...]
Robbie Dove of St Albans Drive spoke to Katie Healy, one of the organisers of SOVFEST 2020. SOVFEST stands for Save Our Venues festival, and is an upcoming online music festival, with proceeds going to local music venues in Beds, Herts and Bucks. The Coronavirus crisis has had a negative impact many businesses and, sadly, live music [...]
Danny Hiles came into the studio to talk about this fantastic Community Interest Company. They'll be running events in Hertfordshire soon so watch this space: Visit: https://www.facebook.com/MusiciansSupportingTheHomeless/
In this episode, Kathy talks about the impact that spooky music might have on mental health. When we say spooky, we mean all types of death metal, dark music – perhaps music that mummy and daddy would not approve of, but that young people say is beneficial to coping with life’s stresses and strains.
Radio Verulam presenters Clive, Klaudia, Diana and Alex were all at the first Meraki Festival held at the Herts County Show Grounds in Redbourn over the weekend of 11-13 August 2017. It was a family-friendly music festival with well known artists such as Bonnie Tyler, Jason Donovan and Sophie Ellis Bexter plus local artists such [...]
This week on the Parents’ Show we will be talking about the role music should play in your child’s life. Most know it is important but how do we got about integrating it into our lives especially if, as a parent, you haven’t had any experience in playing a musical instrument or singing. We will [...]