BBC Radio 2's Great British Songbook is celebrating the work of the nation's finest songwriters by creating a landmark collection of their very best songs. As part of this, on Monday (May 3rd) at 1pm, they're broadcasting a special show, the Songwriters' Great British Songbook, in which a host of British songwriters talk about the craft of songwriting and inspiration for writing hit records. One of those songwriters is our very own Tim Rice-Oxley.
Would you like to craft your own version of Stop For A Minute? Think it might work well with a reggae breakdown? Or as a rock song? Or as a mixture of both? Well then, you're in luck, because we've teamed up with Swedish site MusicMyne to create a remix website for the track, which anyone can use (whatever your musical expertise).
What's more, if you make the most popular remix of the track (as of 12noon on May 17th 2010) you'll win a signed Night Train EP and a Night Train… Continue
Added by Keane on April 20, 2010 at 10:27am —
If you head over to Virgin Media's website, you can currently watch an exclusive "making of" film, showing some behind the scenes footage from the Stop For A Minute video shoot. Click here to check it out.
Stop For A Minute is available now from iTunes Stores worldwide. You can download the song from… Continue
Added by Keane on April 19, 2010 at 9:30am —
Today, we're kicking off a new series of videos (made at the Stop For A Minute shoot) in which Tom discusses the 8 tracks on Keane's upcoming new release, Night Train. We begin with a short but sweet look at the EP's opening track, House Lights.
Night Train is out on May 10. You can pre-order it from Play.com (with free delivery to many countries) by…
"Keane's video for their first single "Stop for a Minute (which will be out April 11), is just as brilliant as their game-changing album "Night Train." You can get a taste of the new sounds Keane ushered into their audio orphanage in the video below, which features another PopWrap fave, K'naan."