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Reverb* Podcast

Reverb* Podcast

Reverb* : Discerning and discovering authentic sounds

Richard Lalchan

Richard Lalchan

Iko Akoh

Iko Akoh

Welcome to Reverb*, the podcast aimed at discerning and discovering authentic sounds. A forum for the real music lover.

Reverb is hosted by Richard Lalchan and Iko Akoh. Take part by emailing your questions and comments to us here or email reverb(at)creativeshub.co.uk.

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Latest Episodes

  • #9 – USA Independence
    (0) In episode #9 Iko Akoh and Richard Lalchan discuss USA independence – the US perspective on life as an independent artist. This episode also features two great tracks by Nathan Earl and Rachel Joy.
  • #8 – Spreading the word
    (0) In episode #8 Iko Akoh and Richard Lalchan discuss the importance and practice of marketing and branding. Featuring two evocative tracks by Ben Thomas Brown.
  • #7 – We’re better together
    (0) In episode #7 Iko Akoh and Richard Lalchan discuss the emergence of creative communities bringing artists together and the advantages they offer for independent artists. This episode also features two impressive tracks by HipHop artist Baliva.
  • #6 – The Under-appreciated Artist
    (0) In episode #6 Iko Akoh and Richard Lalchan discuss whether the under-appreciated artist and the issues this raises in making a living from music. This episode also features a couple of stupendous tracks by Light Falls Forward.
  • #5 – The Cost of Streaming for Independent Artists
    (0) In #5 Iko and Richard discuss issues independent artists face when so much music is available free or low cost via streaming. Kat Deal is our featured artist.
  • #4 – Reverb Live – Living Room Gigs
    (0) In episode #4 Iko and Richard record live from Ziferblat featuring music from Hanna Willow, Nadine and MyNorthernSky and discuss living room gigs.
  • #3 – The big break
    (0) In Episode #3 Iko Akoh and Richard Lalchan discuss platforms to assist independent artists in ‘breaking out’ and we take a listen to two beautiful tracks by Matshidiso Mohajane.
  • #2 – The daddy of them all
    (2) In Episode #2 Iko Akoh and Richard Lalchan discuss social media and crowdfunding and we take a listen to two beautiful tracks by Nadine.
  • #1 – Pilot episode of Reverb Podcast
    (0) In Episode #1 Iko Akoh and Richard Lalchan introduce the Reverb concept, discuss the role of the promoter and play tunes from the delightful Hanna Willow.