Entries by Ella Stormark

Battle of the Bands: Women in music.

We’re approaching the half way mark in this year’s Firestone ‘Battle of the Bands’, a competition where grassroots musicians are given the opportunity to be seen and heard – bands that may not have ever played outside their own garage, basement, or rehearsal studio. We are giving bands of all genres, ages and gender an […]

The Dark Horses of the Leyton Blues Jam

So, I had this guy around my house earlier this year installing internet, and as soon as he saw my bass and guitar in the corner that regular, awkward forced small talk was replaced by genuinely pleasant conversation: «Do you like the blues?’» He said. «If I like the blues? I sure as hell hate […]