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About Peter Muir

Peter Muir is a UK-based journalist, publicist and music industry professional. He founded London PR agency PMPR in 1985 and record label Market Square in 1999. In 2020 he launched Singsong Music to administer recording and publishing copyrights and licence music to third parties for physical release and synchronisation to film and TV entertainment and advertising media.

NEW AUDIO RELEASE: British Lions – Roaring to Go! – Live Stateside ’78 (SINGSONG187)

Comprising members of MOTT with John Fiddler of Medicine Head, British Lions played the UK supporting Status Quo before winning over US audiences on a 1978 tour from which these recordings are taken.

2024-06-14T08:30:12+00:00June 14th, 2024|Artists|

NEWS: Deep Purple’s Nick Simper interviewed on The Strange Brew…

Ousted from Deep Purple three albums in, guitarist Nick Simper dusted himself down and created Warhorse and then Fandango. Jason Barnard covers his career in his latest artist interview for podcast, The Strange Brew.

2024-06-07T08:57:18+00:00June 7th, 2024|Artists|

NEW AUDIO RELEASE: Krokus – Round 13 (SINGSONG220)

970s Platinum-selling Swiss hard rock/metal band Krokus successfully broke the US market in the ‘80s and forged a path through the live sector there and on continental Europe that has continued one way or another to this day. In 1999, the band was back in the studio for 13th album, the appropriately-titled ‘Round 13’.

2024-06-07T08:37:00+00:00June 5th, 2024|Artists|

NEW AUDIO RELEASE: Krokus – Stampede (SINGSONG219)

1970s Platinum-selling Swiss hard rock/metal band Krokus successfully broke the US market in the ‘80s and forged a path through the live sector there and on continental Europe that has continued one way or another to this day.1990's ‘Stampede’ marked Krokus’s return home from years recording and touring in the US.

2024-06-05T09:30:28+00:00June 5th, 2024|Artists|

NEW AUDIO RELEASE: Luther Grosvenor – Another Journey (SINGSONG217)

2024 sees the 50th anniversary release of ‘The Hoople’, one of Mott The Hoople’s  best-remembered releases yielding chart hits in opening and closing tracks, “The Golden Age of Rock ‘n Roll” and “Roll Away The Stone”. And it also welcomes a new release from the guitarist on that album, Luther Grosvenor, in ‘Another Journey’.

2024-06-14T07:45:38+00:00June 4th, 2024|Artists|

NEW AUDIO RELEASE: Nutz – Tightened Up! Live in Nottingham 1977 (SINGSONG218)

Nutz: They toured with Black Sabbath, wowed the Old Grey Whistle Test, were acclaimed by peers Jeff Beck, AC/DC, Ozzie Osbourne,  Led Zeppelin’s Peter Grant offered to manage them…

2024-06-03T09:09:26+00:00June 3rd, 2024|Artists|

NEW AUDIO RELEASE: Jim McCarty Band – Two Steps Ahead (SINGSONG170)

Blues rock was a key component in the music of The Yardbirds and the genre was to be revisited in the 1980s by guitarist Top Topham and drummer Jim McCarty when they decided to form a band together with bass player, Louis Cennamo (Renaissance) and play regular blues nights at west London pub, The Station Tavern.

2024-06-04T16:28:51+00:00May 16th, 2024|Artists|