Borough New Music

Heavy Metal: Past and Present

28 Jul 2021

Heavy metal has been continuously at the forefront of music in every decade dating back to the 1960s. From the heavy riffs of Black Sabbath to the soaring splendour of Led Zeppelin, the 70s were well represented. In the 1980s and 1990s, there was glam metal and grunge.

The Resurgence of Jazz

16 Jun 2021

Jazz music has undoubtedly made a comeback and is surprisingly popular with the younger generation. Originating in New Orleans in the early 20th century, it has now seen a resurgence, partly due to the prevalence of 24-hour streaming services. Bars and cafes are now introducing local jazz bands for entertainment.

Rhythm and Blues Will Never Go Out of Style

10 May 2021

Rhythm and blues songs continue to dominate the charts even today, with modern twists. With the likes of Usher, Mary J. Blige, and Beyonce embracing this genre, there is no shortage of stars to continue updating this style of music.