Decca Records turn down The Beatles who go on to become the greatest band in history

Decca Records turn down The Beatles who go on to become the greatest band in history

  The Beatles auditioned for Decca Records on New Year’s Day back in 1962. It was a fateful day for a certain Dick Rowe who was the then head of A&R at the record company. His insistence that The Beatles had no future in the entertainment industry sealed his unenviable reputation forever as the man…

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You’ve just been sacked………why not record the Christmas number 1 single?

You’ve just been sacked………why not record the Christmas number 1 single?

  Christmas is a terrible time of the year to be unemployed. There’ll be no office Christmas parties to go to and no appalling Secret Santa gifts to open from your tight-fisted colleagues. You’ll therefore need to fill your festive season with an alternative pursuit to working in an office for a living. Christmas is…

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You’ve just been sacked……………why not become a hip hop artist?

You’ve just been sacked……………why not become a hip hop artist?

  We’ve all seen, 8 Mile haven’t we? If only it were possible to go seamlessly from writing hip hop rhymes in the toilet at work, to performing at the O2 or Madison Square Garden. The reality however, is – it is! Whilst becoming the next Jay-Z or Kanye West is a journey that contains…

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