Last Friday Raw Material toured the BBC building in the west end, going behind the scenes of our favourite radio station BBC 1Xtra. We had the chance to meet Greg James presenter of BBC Radio 1 and Charlie Sloth of BBC 1Xtra. Charlie Sloth came out of his radio show to meet us, offering his advice […]
Aesop’s conference at the Royal Festival Hall on 5 February at the first ever National Arts in Health Conference and Showcase for Health Decision Makers. Leading speakers include Jeremy Hunt, the Secretary of State for Health, Sir Malcolm Grant, chair of NHS England, and Professor Kevin Fenton, Director of Health and Wellbeing for Public Health […]
Our BIG LOCAL XMAS EVENT was such a successful night, and we want to say a big thanks to Stockwell Park Estate Community Trust for their support, all the great music, local talent, breakdance, bloco drumming, performances and DJ’s was astounding- a night to remember!! Thanks to all the talented artists and musicians and the […]
The Raw Sounds team lead a workshop about supporting participants with mental health needs for the Challenging Circumstances Music Network last week.
Top group Years and Years visited Raw Material this week with Comic Relief, who have just awarded Raw Material 3 year funding for the Raw Sounds mental health programme. Their lead singer was mightily impressed by the centre and the young artists he met there, who were running through rehearsals for the Raw Sounds show […]