singer-songwriter


Phil Jordan, singer-songwriter, Brighton, Sussex
On Sunday, the studio became the venue for an extensive filming session: as Sussex-based solo artist Phil Jordan needed to film a grand total of four music videos – back to back! Each video features Phil playing on the piano in soft candlelight, which really adds to the intimate atmosphere conjured up by […]

Music video Sunday!


Stuart Evans, singer-songwriter, guitarist, Treatment of Choice
Local singer-songwriter & guitarist Stuart Evans had two back-to-back 3-hour Live Recording sessions at the studio yesterday! For his first session, he performed as a solo artist (just guitar and vocals) and recorded three special covers and two original tracks: River or the Stone – co-written by Stuart and Mike Willis (from the […]

Stuart Evans goes back-to-back at CMP!


Harry @ Airbourne
Despite the iffy (at times!) weather, this year’s Airbourne was arguably the best yet! In large part due to the Live Beach Stage – and in equally large part due to the fact that CMP Artists‘ Harry Court was seen playing on it! On Thursday afternoon, Harry was joined on stage by […]

Harry Court wows crowd @ Airbourne!



Rothwell, acoustic, pop
Last week, CMP’s dream team of sound engineers had the pleasure of recording solo artist Rothwell’s EP. The singer-songwriter, who hails from Bristol and is currently based in London, is keen to get her debut EP out so she can make her mark on the emerging music scene! The acoustic […]

Rothwell’s debut EP is out soon!


John Vincent, singer, charity
Last Friday, singer John Vincent arrived at the studio for another quality recording session. And this time, the Race For Life performer didn’t come empty handed, as he had talented multi-instrumentalist and companion Jamie Wood with him! The last time Jamie was here he brought all his custom-made gear with him, […]

John teams up with Jamie for special one-off recording!


Harry Court , Someone To Be
Harry’s second single ‘Someone To Be’ is the perfect accompaniment to your summer! The upbeat funky pop tune is now available for purchase across all major platforms – including iTunes, Amazon and Google Play! So get ordering, but before you do that, give Harry the old thumbs up for the […]

Harry’s brand new single is OUT NOW!!



Tiffany Robinson, singer-songwriter
London College of Music student Tiffany Robinson popped into CMP today to record six original songs – all of which will be included on her upcoming EP, as well as on her YouTube channel! All six of her songs are acoustic numbers that utilise her delicate guitar (and ukulele) work, and […]

Tiffany records six of the best for her upcoming EP!


Daydream Believer, The Monkees, John Vincent
Local singer John Vincent enjoyed a very special one-off recording session yesterday evening – made special by the fact that he was joined by his fellow group members The Cuckoos! John & The Cuckoos are part of local fundraising group Cuckoo For Cancer, who organise various events throughout the year to raise […]

John & The Cuckoos record ‘Daydream Believer’ for charity


James Asher, John Vincent
Singer John Vincent had a very interesting session at CMP yesterday, that involved teaming up with someone new to record a new song of his! The ‘Memorandum‘ singer is currently working on a new album called ‘Further Up The Road’. He’s already recorded many of the songs that will make it onto […]

John Vincent goes global!



Georgia-Faye Steele, pianist, vocalist
The studio welcomed yet another Fest winner to our tucked away premises today! 14-year-old Georgia-Faye Steele won the 2014 Eastbourne Music & Arts Festival section for Rock & Pop, and so is claiming the golden prize that is rightfully hers: a recording session at CMP! During her two-hour session, Georgia chose […]

Eastbourne Fest winner claims CMP prize!


Yew Tree, audience, showcase
CMP Artists first showcase of 2014 got off to a buzzing start at our venue of choice: the dining room/conservatory at Chalvington’s Yew Tree Inn! The pub was absolutely rammed, and an eager crowd started to form in front of the set, as our first 2014 showcase swung into action! […]

CMP Artists get 2014 off to a great start!


John Wibucker, Korg M50, keyboard
There’s a new solo artist in town, and his name is John Wilbucker! The singer-songwriter & pianist has been making great use of CMP Studios these past couple of months – both for piano practice and recording sessions. Last Saturday, John began recording his brand new song ‘No Place To Hide’ – […]

21st century knight has ‘No Place To Hide’



Giorgia May, live, Brunswick
Throughout February, the team at CMP have been hard at work recording, mixing & mastering Giorgia May‘s latest EP. And the singer-songwriter, who’s currently studying at BIMM, has been dropping by regularly to check up on our sound engineers’ progress! Giorgia has in fact performed as a special guest at one of CMP […]

Soul/folk artist records ‘Trouble Sleeping’


George Gianluca
Eastbourne-based singer-songwriter George Gianluca has recently released a music vid on YouTube, this time for his single ‘We’re Still Young’. The song features vocal harmonies from Brighton-based BIMM student Giorgia May (who’s also recorded at CMP, and even performed at one of our Showcase nights as a special guest!). The music video was shot in and […]

‘We’re Still Young’ singer to shoot new vid!


George Rawlings
Hove’s top arts venue played host to the 12th CMP Artists Showcase last night, during which the pub’s eager audience were treated to a great selection of live acoustic music – courtesy of CMP Artists Iafra, Harry Court (with brother James), and George Rawlings. Things got going bang on 8pm, […]

CMP Artists’ November 6th Showcase @ the Brunswick!



Carlie Randall-Smith, distinctive vocals
CMP Studios played host to a highly accomplished singer-with-a-guitar today, who came to the studio to ‘put her own twist on some classics’! 16-year-old Carlie Randall-Smith, from Seaford, is a solo artist who currently attends Lewes College (part of Sussex Downs). She is taking courses in psychology, sociology, performing arts, and […]

Carlie puts the class in classic with 7 great tracks!


Double bassist & double bass
Yesterday was an exciting 24-hour period for Mr Tom Fitzpatrick: the singer, aka The Crooner, had both the launch of his latest album (‘Blind Love’) and a marathon recording session to look forward to as he popped into CMP Studios first thing in the morning! Accompanying Tom, were his 3-piece ensemble band (comprising […]

Tom & his Merry Sessioners return to CMP!




Ken, Iafra, Showcase
The CMP Artists’ 8th Showcase, which took place last night at the Brunswick, managed to be both a lively yet intimate affair. Occupying The Venue (the side-room adjoining the Brunswick’s main bar room), the audience looked on as two of CMP’s finest acts took to the stage: Harry & James […]

CMP Artists’ September 4th Showcase @ the Brunswick!


Lachlan completing session
  Brighton University graduate Lachlan Campbell had a solo recording session at CMP today, during which he laid down guitar tracks for seven different songs – all of which will be going on his latest yet-to-be-named EP! But that wasn’t the only reason for his visit to the studio: Lachlan was […]

Lachlan celebrates his 1st with a CMP recording session!


Ken & Iafra, positive vibez!
CMP Artists’ 7th Showcase was the smoothest yet, with both jazz and swing thrown into the mix! The venue of choice was the cosy gig room at the Six Bells pub (which is situated at the front of Chiddingly’s finest free house). On this occasion, CMP were proud to present […]

A Swingtastic Showcase for CMP Artists @ the Six Bells!



CMP Artists’ 6th Showcase was a smooth operation, with an unmistakably jazzy tinge! Seated comfortably in Hove’s top arts venue The Venue (the side-room adjoining the Brunswick’s main bar room), the audience looked on as Tom (CMP’s founder) proudly presented the young record label’s two new Artists: Iafra and George Rawlings. And CMP’s […]

CMP Artists’ August Showcase @ the Brunswick!


George Rawlings
Last night’s 5th CMP Artists Showcase (the 2nd one to be held at the Six Bells) was simply fan-tastic, thanks to the buzzing crowd and all of the special artists involved! The venue of choice was, once again, the pub’s cosy (and fortunately air-conned) gig room. On this occasion, CMP […]

CMP Artists return to the Six Bells!


George Rawlings
The 4th CMP Artists Showcase (the 2nd one to be held at the Brunswick) went brilliantly last night, giving CMP Artist George Rawlings another reason to celebrate today (Happy 18th Birthday George!). The venue of choice was “The Venue” – the Brunswick’s spacious function room, which also happens to be […]

Round 2 for CMP Artists @ The Brunswick!



Josh Ardley of QUE the band
Multi-instrumentalist and singer-songwriter Josh Ardley (of QUE) has returned to CMP Studios to record new single ‘Forever 18’. The mellow acoustic song provides a stark contrast to his previous rock track entitled ‘They’ll Find Out’. Josh was also filmed during his recording session, and he intends to use this behind-the-scenes footage for a making-of-the-song […]

Josh Ardley is ‘Forever 18’


Tom Fitzpatrick
Tom Fitzpatrick’s new album is nearing lift-off status, with its launch date merely a couple of weeks away! The singer (aka The Crooner) is very excited about how things are developing and has been into the studio today to accompany CMP’s Tom through final parts of the process! The 9-track […]

Tom Fitzpatrick’s album close to launch date!


Phil pointing!
CMP’s Artists pulled it out of the bag once more for their third Showcase, which went swimmingly last night! The venue of choice was the cosy gig room at the Six Bells pub (which is situated at the front of Chiddingly’s finest free house). On this occasion, CMP were proud […]

CMP Artists @ The Six Bells



Our brand new label’s Showcase sessions continue to roll on, as we venture out to the Six Bells pub in Chiddingly this evening for our third event! The pub – a firm favourite of bikers, musos and foodies alike – attracts punters from far and wide, having been around for […]

The 3rd CMP Artists’ Showcase takes place @ The Six ...


Matt Cooper
CMP Artists’ first ever Brighton & Hove Showcase went brilliantly last night! This time, we had not three but four talented solo artists at the CMP helm! Each artist had up to half an hour to perform their set (including a little breather between each artist’s time on the stage!). The evening’s action kicked off […]

CMP Artists @ Brunswick a resounding success!


CMP Artists’ first ever Brighton & Hove Showcase is taking place this evening! We can now confirm that Harry Court, our Special Guest No. 2 (see our previous news item!), will definitely be taking to the stage alongside our other eager performers: George, Iafra and Matt. You can gather more info […]

CMP’s Showcase is at 8pm tonight @ top arts venue ...