Rupert Hine appointed Chairman of the Songwriter Executive Committee at BASCA

Rupert Hine has been appointed Chairman of the Songwriter Executive Committee at BASCA....

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CELEBRATING 50 YEARS OF HINE-SIGHT

On 5th December 1965, the UK No.1 song was "I Feel Fine" by the Beatles, in the USA it was "Turn, Turn, Turn" by the the Byrds and Rupert Hine - as one half of Rupert & David (MacIver) - was recording his first single, Paul Simon’s “Sound of Silence”. The rest, as they say, is history....

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UNSHY ON THE SKYLINE : 50TH ANNIVERSARY RUPERT HINE RETROSPECTIVE

On 5th December 1965 16 year-old Rupert Hine, signed to major label Decca, released his first single, a cover of the Sound of Silence, as one half of Rupert & David. Fast forward to 2015 and Rupert has released Unshy On The Skyline, a Best Of album featuring his favourite tracks from the highly regarded solo trilogy...

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Rupert Hine Marries Fay Morgan Armstrong

Rupert Hine marries Fay Morgan Armstrong

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A BIRTHDAY ALBUM FOR THE DALAI LAMA

The Art of Peace: Songs for Tibet II, has contributions from a host of artists including Bob Kate Bush, Bob Geldof, Sting, Elbow, Tina Turner, Howard Jones and Peter Gabriel...

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@ THE IVORS 2014

The Ivors celebrate, honour and reward excellence in songwriting and composing. They are presented by BASCA and judged by the writing community. The 59th Ivor Novello Awards took place on Thursday 22 May 2014 at the Grosvenor House, London...

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RUPERT IS OFF TO KMF 2014 IN JULY

What makes the Kauai Music Festival Songwriter Conference Special?

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KENNY EVERETT BLUE PLAQUE UNVEILING

On September 14th 2013, during a day-long event, the British Comedy Society (BCS) unveiled a blue plaque at Kenny Everett's former home in Kensington. It was followed by the launch of a brand new authorised biography of the television and radio star, Hello, Darlings, which Rupert was asked to contribute to...

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TINA TURNER DOCUMENTARY INTERVIEW

Rupert was recently interviewed by Maxi Media, a TV production company based in Germany who are currently working on a music documentary - collaborating closely with Warner Music and management to illustrate a 360° view on the global phenomenon that is Tina Turner...

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