Lauren Paddison

ARTICLES BY Lauren Paddison

In conversation with Bristol graduate & freelance film composer, Sarah Playford

‘I remember driving past the Victoria Rooms with my dad when we were visiting universities and saying, “Can you imagine studying there?”’
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Bristol Suspensions celebrate win at ICCA UK final

On 10 April, the Bristol Suspensions, a 17-piece mixed a cappella group of Bristol University a Cappella society, were announced the winners of the UK National leg of the International Championship of Collegiate A Cappella.
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Plans unveiled for music festival at Greville Smyth Park

Festival organisers Platform Live and Slammin Events have written to local residents outlining their plan to apply for a three-year events licence to host an 8,000-capacity dance music festival in the park.
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Masters, freelance performance and community projects: In conversation with music graduate Alice Poppleton

The day after the first meeting with Bristol music students launching Thinking Music, the initiative’s founder speaks with Epigram about her new community music project and the steps she has taken to get there.
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In conversation with The Bristol Hornstars

By Lauren Paddison, Music Subeditor Bristol University’s auditioned big band have this morning released their first live single, ‘I
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The Bristol Connection - In Conversation with HUBB Records

If you’re interested in student music, you’ll doubtless have heard of BIMM Institute (British and Irish Modern Music). The music college has campuses in music hubs across the UK and Europe and boasts plenty of famous alumni...
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8 socially-distanced music events in Bristol this summer

In such strange times as these, it’s only natural to crave something akin to normalcy. Conventional live music events won’t be back on the table for a while yet, but fear not: the city is turning to more innovative prospects, ensuring students can still get their live music fix.
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Interview/ Q&A with The Sherlocks

After the success of debut album ‘Live for the Moment’ in 2017, the foursome are back, two years wiser with an 11-track record and an extensive tour of the UK and Europe. The band answer Epigram Music's questions.
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