“My nan likes the album!”

When Andy Brown, Joel Peat, Adam Pitts and Ryan Fletcher’s guitar-based ‘meaningful pop’ started getting radio play last year, we couldn’t help but wonder where Lawson had been all our lives. After four years of gigging, writing and recording, the gorgeous foursome have finally released their debut album, with praise pouring in from critics and fans alike. Source’s Lindsay Cochrane caught up with the guys at Glasgow’s HMV, before they embarked on a mammoth signing sessions for their dedicated fans… How are you getting on here in Glasgow? Andy: Great! It’s one of our favourite places to visit, especially for…

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Fabulous Fearne

Whether she’s being mocked by Keith Lemon on Celebrity Juice, welcoming our favourite bands into the Radio 1 Live Lounge or strutting her stuff at a red carpet event, we at Source love Fearne Cotton – and we love her even more for spreading her wings beyond broadcasting to dip her toes into the world of business. The gorgeous Ms Cotton sat down to talk fashion and beauty with Lindsay Cochrane. Your latest beauty collection is in Boots stores now. What inspired you to give beauty a go? I really love the business side of things. I’ve been working in TV…

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Voiceover Man

You might not recognise the name, but you’ll definitely recognise the voice. Peter Dickson – the voice behind The X Factor – put down his script to talk business with Source’s Lindsay Cochrane… How did you get into voiceover work? Ever since the age of ten, I wanted to be a radio announcer. An odd thing for a ten-year-old to want to do, but we all have our ambitions! However, I still thought I should go to university in case things didn’t work out, so I did a four-year Honours degree in psychology. Right after that I went into the…

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“I’ve had more comments about my jumpers than anything else”

He’s tickled the funny bones of the nation as a camp tank commander, been a part of one of the most bonkers student house shares on TV and worked with some of the biggest names in comedy to boot. Scots telly star Greg McHugh sat down with Source’s Lindsay Cochrane to talk acting, uni memories and mental former flat mates… Having harboured dreams of being an actor since Higher drama classes at St Thomas of Aquin’s in Edinburgh, it took a degree, a drama postgrad, plenty of stand up comedy nights, a move to London, a few rubbish jobs and…

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Amelia’s got the X Factor…

  Having been booted out after the first live show of last year’s X Factor, only to be brought back as a replacement for bad boy Frankie Cocozza, 17-year-old Amelia Lily is living proof that an initial ‘no’ isn’t always the end. Almost a year after coming third in the competition, Amelia’s ready to rise from the ashes of her reality show stint to make it as a star in her own right – and if the mid-week charts are anything to go by, she’s right on track! We found out about her hopes for pop superstardom… Your debut release…

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From bedroom to board room

His company turned over more than £100,000 in its first year, Richard Branson has offered him business advice, he’s talked politics with David Cameron – and he’s only 21! Source caught up with SB.TV founder Jamal Edwards… How did you come up with the idea for SB.TV? I knew of a lot of up-and-coming artists and I wanted to come up with a platform for them. I got a camera for Christmas and I started filming everything. There were a lot of rappers round where I lived, and I just decided to upload the videos to YouTube. They got thousands…

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Getting to grips with Grimmy

He’s one of the bright young things of the broadcasting industry, so Source just couldn’t say no when we were given the chance to talk to Radio 1 and T4 hottie Nick Grimshaw…

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