John Edden

Media Professional

United Kingdom

An experienced media professional, who has worked across all number of media platforms. From reporting for local newspaper and specialising in specific areas such as sport and entertainment, to editing a national b2b trade journal, I have experience at various different levels within the media industry.

These days I have crossed into the other side of the fence and am building on experience I gained whilst offering freelance PR, working with PR and Media Services organisation Bridge, in Coventry.

Whatever kind of medium, industry sector or media platform, I have the experience and passion to bring results

Factory Equipment

Published: 17 June 2014 - Marianne Evans Specialist time critical logistics provider BDA (Bespoke Distribution Aviation) is offering a freighter charter aircraft that can be flown to any airport Europe wide including the Mediterranean rim and North Africa, enabling delivery of goods and components hours after the charter booking.

Cantaloop: The Yardbird, Birmingham - 13/06/2014

Birmingham based soul/funksters CANTALOOP played a rather intimate gig at The Yardbird in the city centre last night to launch their latest single 'Avalanching'. Upon arrival at the venue, the party was already in full swing with slick old skool soul classics being pumped out from a DJ and people busting their skanking moves out on the intimate dancefloor, occasionally spilling out in to the forecourt.

The Big Boro Festival: Nuneaton Rugby Football Club - 31/05/2014

Starting up a festival in this day and age must have a billion questions; "Will people turn up?", "Will tickets sell?", "Who can I get to play?" amongst many others. Well the inaugural Big Boro Festival in Nuneaton started as a rousing success.

X-Factor star Lucy Spraggan set to headline Lichfield Rocks festival

Former X-Factor star Lucy Spraggan is set to headline a music festival in Lichfield. The second Lichfield Rocks event will take place at The Bowling Green on July 26. And Lucy won't be the only TV talent show star on the bill - Burntwood singer Mitchell Emms will also appear after his run on The Voice.

Cantaloop Avalanching live in Birmingham

Funk poppers Cantaloop will showcase their new single 'Avalanching ' at an exclusive launch event in Birmingham this June. During a live show at Birmingham's Yardbird Jazz Club on June 13th, Cantaloop will perform ' Avalanching ' live for the first time ahead of its official release on June 16th.

X Factor's Lucy Spraggan to headline the Lichfield Rocks festival

The second Lichfield Rocks festival will be headlined by one of the 2012 X Factor performers - Lucy Spraggan. Others lined up to perform include The Voice finalist, Mitchell Emms. The event will be held at Lichfield Brewery, The Bowling Green and will be an all-day event full of family fun entertainment, with a night of live music performed by established and local talent organisers tell us.

Lucy Spraggan headlines Lichfield Rocks festival

The second Lichfield Rocks festival, taking place on July 26th this year, will be headlined by 2012 X-Factor sensation Lucy Spraggan, supported by a host of top artists. The event will be held at Lichfield Brewery the Bowling Green and will be an all-day event full of family fun entertainment, with a night of live music performed by established and local talent.

Cantaloop bring fusion to new single Avalanching

When Kettle introduced Cantaloop to me, I have to admit I was not quite sure what to expect as I was a little unfamiliar with their work. But with their new single Avalanching, their song certainly tumbles down with mixed emotions. For although they are a fusion of jazz and funk, it is not junk.

Cantaloop 'Avalanching' back onto the scene with new single

Funk poppers Cantaloop are defying all genres and pigeon holes with new single 'Avalanching,' which is set to be released on June 16th 2014. And as the group Avalanches its way back into the public domain, fans should expect something a little different to the norm. 'Avalanching' throws a female...

Review: Brawlers - I Am A Worthless Piece of Shit [EP]

I must admit I picked this EP up out of pure curiosity - and perhaps a touch of childishness (there's a swearword in the title!) Being new to Brawlers, the title made me imagine a fast paced, crazy, hectic, energetic punk group - I wasn't wrong.

Stubblemelt announce release date for full length debut

Art rockers Stubblemelt have announced that fans will be able to get their hands on the group's first full length album on May 16 th at an exclusive launch party being held at The Flapper in Birmingham. Entitled 'Gypaetus Barbatus', Stubblemelt's full length debut is the result of 12...

Bradford garage staff help good cause

Bradford garage staff help good cause 8:00am Monday 21st April 2014 in News Bradford garage staff help good cause Garage staff in Bradford haves demonstrated their car know-how and generosity by digging deep for a Bangers and Cash charity challenge. St Enoch's Garage in Wibsey took part in the four-day nationwide challenge which raised £8,500 for automotive charity BEN.

Chart-toppers to headline the Big Boro festival

A CHART-topping band have been announced as the headliners of a massive festival taking place in Nuneaton. Scouting For Girls will be performing at the first ever Big Boro Festival. As reported in the Nuneaton News the event will be held at Nuneaton Town Football Stadium on Saturday, May 31.

What you should look for when choosing a logistics company to support your field service...

Alison Brindley, Operations Director of Bespoke Distribution Aviation, outlines what we should be demanding from our logistics partners to ensure field service divisions run smoothly... In increasingly competitive markets, businesses that supply and fit parts as part of their service contracts have had to up their game and the successful ones are achieving this and reducing cost, whilst adding value to their customer proposition by paying particular attention to their aftersales service.

Nuneaton holds first ever music festival - Edge Magazine

Nuneaton holds first ever music festival Music Festival, Nuneaton Established chart topping artists will join a host of local music talent as Nuneaton Town Football Club holds its first ever music festival in the stadium.

Nuneaton Town FC to host major new music festival

Coventry DJ Lisa Lashes to close event with two hour set Thousands of fans are set to descend on Nuneaton Town stadium - for a major new music festival. DJ Lisa Lashes, who grew up in Coventry, will close the event with a two hour set.

Recruitment platform makes use of global dynamics

October 2013 | By Sue Weekes One of the first products to make use of Microsoft's latest customer relationship management (CRM) technology is being released to the recruitment industry. Mercury xRM, from technology provider and recruitment firm Crimson, is built on the Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2013 platform and has been developed specifically for recruiting.

Review: Basshunter – Crash and Burn [Single] | Reviews

Basshunter has had more comebacks over the last few years than the Eurozone and it seems that the more time Basshunter spends out of the spotlight, the more bizarre the song he returns with. Sadly, this is probably the most disappointing comeback effort Basshunter has had to date. Basshunter has...

This isTamworth Herald
Stubblemelt are all set to support JLS

TWO former Tamworth footballers will be entertaining a different kind of crowd this weekend – by opening a farewell concert to pop supergroup JLS.Kyle Perry, former Tamworth FC centre forward...

Lichfield Live
Acts rushing to sign up for Lichfield Rocks music festival

Chloe AdamsA number of acts have been added to the bill for a charity music festival in Lichfield.St Giles Hospice will benefit from the Lichfield Rocks event at The Bowling Green on June 29.The event has been organised by local rockers S…

Logistics Manager
BDA buys Nightexpress

Time critical logistics firm BDA has acquired German logistics firm Nightexpress.

Lichfield Live
Lichfield rock group land slot supporting JLS at farewell concert

An unsigned Lichfield rock group will go from performing in front of hundreds to playing in front of thousands when they open for global pop sensations JLS.Stubblemelt have been selected to open for the pop group at their farewell concert at Sto…

Counteract | National News with a Local Edge
Charity festival to take place in Lichfield

A new local festival organised by members of the band Stubblemelt will be raising money for St Giles Hospice on June 29 at The Bowling Green in Lichfield.

COVERED: Q is for 'Quinn The Eskimo' | Features

‘Q’ was never going to be an easy letter for COVERED. How many songs can you think of off the top of your head that begin with the letter ‘Q’, never mind ones that have been covered in the past! Any song that was originally covered by classic rock band Queen would be an understandable cop-out but...

Lichfield Live
New Lichfield Rocks Festival to raise money for St Giles Hospice

A local band has set up a music festival in Lichfield to raise money for a charity close to its heart.The Lichfield Rocks Festival has been organised by local rockers Stubblemelt and will see a number of bands and artists take to the stage at The…

CXH9 review

Review of the Clubland Xtreme Hardcore 9 album