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Simian Mobile Disco (DJ)
Simian Mobile Disco are an English electronic music duo and production team, formed in 2003 by James Ford and Jas Shaw of the band Simian. Musically, they are known for their analogue production. Ford is also known for his production work. When Simian split they continued DJing and recording as Simian Mobile Disco, and their acclaimed 2007 debut album “Attack Decay Sustain Release” earned them their first hit with “Hustler”.
Caught in a Wave: www.youtube.com/watch?v=8RB2HvB11_o
Known and loved for her self-empowerment, soulful vocals and creatively pushing boundaries, London based Etta Bond already has an impressive list of collaborations including Wretch 32, SiR, Skepta, Avelino and more, along with support from key tastemakers like Annie Mac, Julie Adenuga and DJ Target. With inspirations taken from the likes of Jill Scott, Erykah Badu and Billie Holiday, but Etta’s biggest inspiration of all is love.
“A skinhead Soul princess” – The Guardian
No More Love: www.youtube.com/watch?v=hKvbJB5Viz4
[ K S R ]
Manchester R&B/Soul singer [ K S R ] has been developing his distinctive concoction of R&B/Soul since 2017. It is influence by an eclectic range of artists such as D’Angelo, Erykah Badu, Miguel and more. All of his releases to date have been pushing limits and are thematically subversive. [ K S R ] debut EP titled “unfiltered” has received support from DJ’s such as Jamz Supernova and Huw Stephens and has seen a successful independent debut UK tour to promote the project. All these factors has shown that [ K S R ] is the one.
Maya Law is an upcoming singer & songwriter based in Norwich. Her music is an autobiographical blend of acoustic, neo soul and hip-hop. A couple of her musical influences are Amy Winehouse and Lauryn Hill. Maya also studied at Access Creative College on the Artist Development Course in 2018.
Simian Mobile Disco
Debaucherous minimalist rave from London duo James Ford and James Shaw. Using the kind of vintage minimal beats that only a 1980's Casio can produce, this eccentric pair somehow manage to make techno sexy with their use of static vocals and fragmented rhythms; '...twisted disco as it should be.' - RoughTrade.
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Etta Bond isn’t interested in the ordinarily. The Cambridge born, London living singer isn’t trying to sit down and fit in. Making her music as much about feminist expression as it is about creative gratification, Bond is opinionated, forceful and she has a point to make, artistically and politically. And the word is spreading. Etta is not only signed to Labrinth’s Odd Child label, but over the past few years, she’s smoothly worked with everyone from Wretch 32 to Plan B, Bonkaz and Skepta, testament to her individuality as an artist that she’s attracted such top-tier talent.
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[ K S R ]
Manchester R&B/Soul singer [ K S R ] has been developing his distinctive concoction of R&B/Soul since 2017. It is influence by an eclectic range of artists such as D’Angelo, Erykah Badu, Miguel and more. All of his releases to date have been pushing limits and are thematically subversive. At the end of 2017 [ K S R ] appeared on BBC Introducing Manchester, showcasing one of his well-loved tracks named New Love. With four EP’s picking up over a thousand plays on SoundCloud and opportunities to showcase sold-out headline shows in Manchester and London, this guy has showed that he is one to watch. Furthermore, access support slots for the likes of Etta Bond, Children of Zeus and the Mouse Outfit contributed to his music gaining rapid support and publications from the likes of Mixmag, BBC, Reprezent, NTS and Unity Radio.
See 2 tour dates featuring [ K S R ]
- 112-114 Magdalen Street
- NR3 1JD