to the articles of the History of Music in Leicester series


Chapter 1 : Music of Today

Chapter 2 –

Chapter 2 Part 2 – The 1990s

Chapter 2 Part 1 – 1990 to 2005

These references are referred to in the articles of  The History of Music in Leicester

Berners-Lee, Tim, 1999, Weaving the web, The past, present and future of the world wide web by its inventor, Texere.

Jones, Rhian, 2015, Small venues are under threat, but what does it mean for the music industry?, iMusician web site.

Locke, Trevor, 2015, The Heroes… in golden times. The story of a band. Book. ArtsIn Publishing, Leicester.

Miller, Colin, 2012, A degree of swing – lessons in the facts of life; Leicester 1958-64, Derby Books.

The Music Venue Trust, March 2015, Understanding Small Music Venues, a report published by the MVT, London.

Shooman, Joe, 2008, Kasabian: sound, movement & Empire, Independent Music Press.

Spellman, Peter, 2002, The Musician’s Internet: on-line strategies for success in the music industry, Berkless Press.

Recommended background reading

Freeman, Alan, 2009, Local Band and Artists, blog article.

Harris, John, February 2013, Can the UK’s ‘toilet circuit’ of small venues survive? The Guardian.

Music and Technology, 2015, Arts in Leicester magazine