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ROXi RoundUp Issue 16

If you’re in need of a laugh, there’s a genre of music that will never win awards or get praise from critics but has the power to transport us back to childhood within seconds of hearing their ridiculous noises. ...

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ROXi RoundUp Issue 15

There are a few people possessed with a voice that the phrase “could listen to them sing the phonebook” rings true, and we’ve collected some of the standouts for this week’s vocal-focused roundup....

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ROXi RoundUp Issue 14

As you may have read in the papers, Kylie Minogue followed the release of her incredible new album Disco by becoming part of the ROXi family....

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ROXi RoundUp Issue 13

She’s sold over 80 million albums and is without doubt one of the nation’s best-loved pop superstars (sorry Australia but she’s ours now). So it gives us great pleasure to welcome Kylie Minogue to the ROXi family....

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ROXi RoundUp Issue 12

Tomorrow is Halloween, and the conditions couldn’t be more perfect: It’s on a Saturday, it’s a full moon, and we’re all wearing masks already. As for festive decorations, if you haven’t kept up with the dusting during lockdown, you likely won’t have to put up any fake cobwebs and can con...

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ROXi RoundUp Issue 11

Ah, the 1980s. The decade that gave us New Romantics, dandy highwaymen, moonstomping rude boys and rude girls, hair metal, and smooth soul-loving yuppies with mobile phones bigger than bricks. Ridicule was nothing to be scared of, even if you were a fella in eyeliner and a blouse. It’s hard to bel...

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ROXi RoundUp Issue 10

As the nights get darker earlier and the weather gets colder, there’s no better time to gather the family around the telly for a sing-a-long... with a twist....

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ROXi RoundUp Issue 9

Today marks a simultaneously somber and celebratory occasion: it would have been John Lennon’s 80th birthday. He was taken from us far too soon, but his music lives on....

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ROXi RoundUp Issue 8

It was 25 years ago when the hallowed Battle of Britpop was fought... and while Oasis’ Roll With It might have lost that battle, they certainly won the war - Wonderwall was released soon after and left everyone else bobbing in their wake....

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ROXi RoundUp Issue 7

It’s official, the calendar tells us so: Welcome to autumn. The kids are in school, the air is crisp,the smell of burning leaves floats on the wind and, perhaps most comforting of all, The Great British Bake Off is back on telly....

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ROXi RoundUp Issue 6

If you've been to a wedding, anniversary or birthday party, or an office holiday gathering in the past 40 years, chances are it was at least partially soundtracked by one man: Nile Rodgers....

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ROXi RoundUp Issue 5

Sweet destiny, indeed: 2020 marks 30 years since Vision of Love launched Mariah Carey’s stunning career, and her five-octave voice has awed and delighted us ever since. (Can you name a holiday season in recent memory where you didn’t blast “All I Want for Christmas Is You”? Didn’t think so...

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