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019: The Story of Melodic Distraction

Updated: Jul 16, 2019

Interview: The Story of Melodic Distraction with James Zaremba and Josh Aitman

It’s time to explore the wonderful, empowering story of Melodic Distraction; Liverpool’s musical culture epicentre for showcasing and supporting Liverpool’s diverse and unique music scene. In this episode of #YourMusicIndustry we sit down with founders; Josh Aitman and James Zaremba to talk about the story of Melodic Distractions, the lessons and challenges and what’s next for the organisation.

A little bit about Melodic Distraction...

Music, culture and tip top patter, Melodic Distraction is an independent platform showcasing the finest sounds from Liverpool’s music scene and beyond. Broadcasting six days-a-week out of the city’s blossoming creative and cultural quarter, The Baltic Triangle, Melodic Distraction is home to a growing roster of 75 monthly shows.

A community of DJs, musicians, producers, festivals, parties, record stores, artists and so much more…

Take a look at the Melodic Distraction Magazine to find out more about the station, its show hosts and all of the North West’s most recent musical happenings.

And oh yeah, we throw the occasional party too!

This episode is brought to you in partnership with Help Musicians UK

The Music Minds Matter listening ear and support service is there for anyone who works in music who is struggling to cope. It doesn’t have to be a crisis, or about music, and trained advisors there to help.

Contact Music Minds Matter day or night on 0808 802 8008 or email MMM@helpmusicians.org.uk.