Amy Winehouse Foundation Store open

The Amy Winehouse Foundation store is now live.

You can access the online store and purchase some exclusive Amy Winehouse Foundation merchandise & artwork by the likes of Henry Hate, Horace Panter Art & Mr Bingo.

Visit the store online HERE.

Frank’s 10th Anniversary

It was ‘Frank’s’ 10th Anniversary on Sunday.

 

Watch ‘Stronger Than Me’ here:

#Amys30

This September, the Amy Winehouse Foundation will be marking Amy’s 30th birthday. #Amys30 is a month-long series of pop up events taking place throughout Amy’s beloved Camden organised by the Amy Winehouse Foundation and supported by numerous local venues and businesses.

Click here to find out more about the events and to buy tickets.

By attending these events, buying Foundation merchandise or being a regular donor you are helping the AWF to help vulnerable young people across the UK.

 

NEWS: Meeting Mark Ronson and recording Back To Black

You can now read the third and final excerpt from Amy, My Daughter, the official biography of Amy Winehouse here:  http://bit.ly/amymydaughter3

Amy Winehouse Foundation update

In other news, It’s now been eighteen months since the Amy Winehouse Foundation, set up in Amy’s memory to prevent the effects of drug and alcohol misuse, began making a difference to the lives of young people at home and abroad.
Some of the highlights from the Foundation’s first year of grant making include;

More than 30 babies and children with a life-limiting or life-threatening conditions received specialist neonatal and palliative care

4 young people with a life-limiting or life-threatening condition and their families were able to take the trip of a lifetime

Some groundbreaking research is underway into children and young people living with Multiple Sclerosis

60 young homeless people received a hot meal every day for one year

17 young people received access to abstinence based rehabilitation treatment for substance misuse

150+ young people have been provided with a safe place to sleep during the winter months since 2011

3000+ young people have received drug and alcohol awareness training via the Amy Winehouse Foundation Resilience Programme pilot

250+ young people received substance misuse training through a peer education programme

More than 250 young people have accessed music focused experiences and training opportunities

3 young people are now attending Sylvia Young Theatre School as a result of an Amy Winehouse Foundation scholarship

More than 150 children with life limiting-limiting or life-threatening conditions accessed music therapy sessions

If you would like to know more about the work of the Amy Winehouse Foundation visit the official site HERE
http://www.amywinehousefoundation.org/

 

Winehouse Way

Would you like to see a new London street named in memory of Amy Winehouse? As part of the redevelopment of King Cross there are new street names that you, the public, can nominate and vote for. If Winehouse Way seems a fitting tribute, click the link below to cast your vote or suggestion.

http://www.kingscross.co.uk/street-naming-competition

Amy Winehouse nominated for BRIT Award

Amy Winehouse has been nominated for ‘Best Female’ at this years BRIT Awards. A further accolade in Amy’s growing musical legacy, the BRITS have confirmed that this is the first ever posthumous BRIT nomination. To see the full list of nominations visit the official BRITS website HERE. 

See the latest updates about the work of the Amy Winehouse Foundation – a charitable Trust set up by her family to help disadvantaged young people in the UK and abroad HERE.

Amy’s Father, Mitch Winehouse said, ““The Winehouse family are delighted with this wonderful nomination for Amy. It proves that her music still has an enormous effect on the public now and for the generations to come. We are proud that her legacy will live on forever through her incredible songs and performances and the many, many young people that are being helped through the Amy Winehouse Foundation.”

Amy Winehouse At The BBC – out now

“Amy’s performances for the BBC were always amazing, especially on Jools Holland. This is a very special collection.” Tyler James

 “I remember the first time hearing her voice…I instantly knew she was destined to be one of the greatest.” Nas

“Amy Winehouse At The BBC” is out now. Spread across three dvd’s, and one CD, this comprehensive collection captures the strong and enduring relationship that Amy enjoyed with the BBC.  As well as the collectors four-disc collection chronicling the many remarkable performances by arguably the greatest and most genuine talent to emerge in British music in decades, a standard two-disc set is also available, featuring the acclaimed DVD “Amy Winehouse – The Day She Came To Dingle” and the 14-song “The BBC Sessions” audio CD.

To see the full tracklisting and to buy your copy click HERE.

The Estate of Amy Winehouse is donating the record royalties it receives from the sale of this box set to the Amy Winehouse Foundation.

Amy Winehouse At The BBC preview

For everyone who’s awaiting the release of Amy Winehouse Live At The BBC, here’s a short preview of what’s to come…

“Amy Winehouse At The BBC” 2-disc set announced

Following news of the forthcoming release, “Amy Winehouse At The BBC”, a four-disc collection chronicling the many remarkable performances by arguably the greatest and most genuine talent to emerge in British music in decades, a standard two-disc set has also been confirmed.

Out on November 19th, the double disc Amy Winehouse At The BBC” will feature the hugely acclaimed DVD “Amy Winehouse – The Day She Came To Dingle” and the 14-song “The BBC Sessions” audio CD.

DISC ONE (CD) The BBC Sessions

1. KNOW YOU NOW (Leicester Summer Sundae 2004)
2. FUCK ME PUMPS (T In The Park 2004)
3. IN MY BED (T In The Park 2004)
4. OCTOBER SONG (T In The Park 2004)
5. REHAB (Pete Mitchell 2006)
6. YOU KNOW I’M NO GOOD (Jo Whiley Live Lounge 2007)
7. JUST FRIENDS (Big Band Special 2009)
8. LOVE IS A LOSING GAME (Jools Holland 2009)
9. TEARS DRY ON THEIR OWN (Jo Whiley Live Lounge 2007)
10. BEST FRIENDS, RIGHT? (Leicester Summer Sundae 2004)
11. I SHOULD CARE (The Stables 2004)
12. LULLABY OF BIRDLAND (The Stables 2004)
13. VALERIE (Jo Whiley Live Lounge 2007)
14. TO KNOW HIM IS TO LOVE HIM (Pete Mitchell 2006)

DISC TWO (DVD) Arena: Amy Winehouse- The Day She Came To Dingle*

Documentary featuring live performances of:

1. TEARS DRY ON THEIR OWN
2. YOU KNOW I’M NO GOOD
3. LOVE IS A LOSING GAME
4. BACK TO BLACK
5. REHAB
6. ME & MR JONES

*A BBC Arena/South Wind Blows Ltd co-production in association with RTÉ

Pre-order your copy HERE.

The Estate of Amy Winehouse is donating the record royalties it receives from the sale of this box set to the Amy Winehouse Foundation.