Music is Everywhere

Throughout human existence, music has played a central role in cultures and rituals across the world. Beginning with basic instruments and utilising the sounds of nature and the human voice, we have not lost the great feelings associated with music, despite it changing so much. In 2013 the BBC reported

#AMBYSummer 2016: The Water Rats, London | Saturday, August 20th

A Music Blog, Yea? return next Saturday for the latest in our seasonal showcases of the best in young upcoming talent. This time we head to the historic but newly refurbished central London venue The Water Rats, where Bob Dylan played his first UK date, Oasis made their London debut

AMBY is so excited to announce our partnership with shomi!

Mozart in the Jungle

Hi AMBY fam! It’s Alicia from AMBY and I’m thrilled to announce that we have partnered with shomi on their exciting shomi Streaming Club! As part of the innovative club, entertainment lovers can watch the best in summer streaming by indulging in a selection of standout titles from the shomi Summer

Is Las Vegas the new capital of music?

Las Vegas

Over the years there have been many cities like Seattle and New York that have somehow captured the zeitgeist with some explosive new music that has helped them become briefly dubbed the music capitals of the world. And whilst Las Vegas may be more synonymous with casino culture and gaudy nightlife

5 acts we’re stoked to see at Field Trip 2016

Field Trip

One of my favourite festival experiences was attending Field Trip 2014 – it was a gorgeous summer day, the line-up was stellar, there was a lively family-friendly atmosphere, incredible visual art, and free water (I know, a rarity which must be noted). Whenever I think about festival highlights, this one

5 acts you can’t miss at Common People 2016

Common People 2015

AMBY are back at Common People this weekend for it's sequel to last years festival in Southampton, U.K. Still a fairly new festival coming from the Bestival family, we have a strong line-up to look forward to, although, the weather forecast could be looking a little bit better!Just to refresh

5 shows we can’t wait to see at CMW 2016

Canadian Music Week 2016 is right around the corner and the AMBY team couldn’t be more excited to go out and cover all of the amazing artists coming to Toronto. Aside from enjoying the live shows, this is also the first year that AMBY owner Alicia will be on a

Will Madonna’s emotional custody battle inspire a new album from the star?


Another day and another celebrity locked in a bitter child custody battle. This time it’s Madonna. The singer-songwriter flew to the UK to try earlier this month to try and settle the custody of her estranged son Rocco. 15-year-old Rocco has been living with his father, Guy Ritchie, much to Madonna’s

How the Party Started: EDM as You’ve Never Seen It


Electronic Dance Music (EDM) was worth a staggering $6.9 billion back in 2015, and despite many people’s doubts it doesn’t seem to be dropping away in a hurry. And if you look at any Ultra Festival or other commercial venture, you will see hundreds of thousands of people going crazy