Narrating images with spontaneous fictional storytelling based on real experiences, classical piano trained singer songwriter Bettine Solf balances her crisp piano comping, with her visceral vocals denoting deep sensibility on each interpretation. Bettine gained first exposure in 2013 as the bass player for Peruvian bands Stereonoiz and Resplandor opening for The Killers and The Cure respectively. In the same year she released her first LP ¨Soy Opuesta¨ distributed online by Sony Music Latin America.
Simon Garrard is a singer/songwriter from London. His music borrows from the passion and velocity of punk and the excoriating honesty of folk. His live shows are intense and bursting with infectious energy, urgency and the joy of playing music. He'll play to anyone who'll listen, whenever he can.
Luca FD is a singer-songwriter from Warwick, now based in London. Luca is an introspective musician who writes dark, brooding and instantly gripping songs. His work puts his heart out on show, presenting his thoughts in the only way he knows. Luca’s acoustic stylings channel, Ben Howard and John Mayer and have drawn comparisons to Dermot Kennedy.
His debut EP is avaialble on Spotify now https://open.spotify.com/artist/4UykcSBKDIGDiVvFtnX0cV?si=8-Eh-1M2QNqdg6...
Astrophysicist by day and musician by night; Catherine Allin is a singer-songwriter, and independent recording artist, based in London (UK). Her compositions are an eclectic blend of electronica-indie-folk. Sounds like Jeff Buckley came back to life, joined Radiohead, and then had a sex change. Her debut single "Ambush" was is out now on Spotify, iTunes (and all the usual suspects) and she is currently working on an E.P. for release in 2019.
Joanna Leila is a singer/ songwriter from London and has been performing and writing since she was 10 years old. Her debut single, Over My Dead Body, was released in February 2018, her sound is an acoustic blend of blues, soul, and pop which is taken from her teenage influences of Florence and The Machine, Bon Iver and The Rolling Stones.
I'm a new and upcoming artist. I'd like to think of myself as a soul/pop singer. I've been singing since I can remember but I've only been taking my music career seriously for a year now. Within this year I have been signed by an independent label, worked with some producers and performed at some shows. There's no way but up from here.
Singer songwriter from Holmfirth, England. Jack, in his young career, has already managed to build accolades such as ‘The Ed Renshaw Award, 2018’, ‘Best at the Fest’ (International Youth Arts Festival, 2018) and Semi-Finalist of the BBC2 Young Folk Award in 2016. In March 2018, Jack self-released his first EP and by combining his Indie-Folk roots with clever guitar techniques, he has created a style likened to Paolo Nutini, John Mayer, Rex Orange County and David Gray amongst others.
Pop-rock singer-songwriter posing as an adult/ Psychology student who enjoys exploring the human psyche though storytelling in music.
People’s challenges are far more nuanced than the overused clichés pop music conveys and rather than contributing to the empty words of empowerment and simple answers, I seek to shed light on real life stories.
Because real life is messy, mundane, glorious, tragic and that’s what makes it worth singing about.
I have been compared to Avril Lavigne, Taylor Swift, Joni Mitchell and Alanis Morissette which I won't complain about!
"Beautiful voice of Cara Hammond" - Alan Raw, BBC Introducing in West Yorkshire
"So accomplished, so well done" - Adam Walton, BBC Introducing in Wales
Cara Hammond is a 21 year old artist from North Wales. She has been writing songs since she was 11 and performing them since she was 14.