Here’s some news that will brighten your return to the real world after all the holidays  – we’ve picked the winner of our second HMV gift card! Our new music reviews blog is designed to improve literacy skills, functional skills and media experience for school and college pupils and we appreciate all support from our fans.

We held a random draw of all new entries and new Facebook fans up until the weekend and the lucky person is:

Jo Ogden

Congratulations and thanks for being a fan of Rockhaq! You will receive your prize in the post shortly.

And if you missed out? We still have three more to give away, so get liking and entering if you still want one.You can enter and read our rules here. There is no deadline for entering, we will just continue to draw names until they are all gone!

Psst, we’re going to run a special CD giveaway on our Twitter account soon in return for sharp 140 character reviews. Watch this space for more news on that.

And why should you be a fan of Rockhaq or follow us on Twitter? If you’re a music fan, we’ll post links on free music downloads and more competitions soon. If you’re interested in the media industry as a student or teacher, we’ll run exclusive blogs and tips from journalists. You’ll also get to find out which schools and colleges will be using Rockhaq to get kids listening to and writing about new music later this year.

But what is Rockhaq? Find out

Thanks to HMV UK for helping us out with this giveaway – check out what you could buy with your gift card.

HMV gets you closer to the music, film and games you love – through a great choice instore, online at and via its downloads store at, and also through its music venues including the hmvapollo Hammersmith and the hmvforum Kentish Town and festivals including Lovebox, The Great Escape and the hmv Next Big Thing.