16th Jan - Jekyll - The Finsbury, London
16th Jan - The Institutes - Dublin Castle, London
23rd Jan - Couples - The Social, London
24th Jan - The Institutes - Castle & Falcon, Birmingham
25th Jan - The Howlers - Icebreaker Festival, Portsmouth
30th Jan - The Howlers - The Good Mixer, London
31st Jan - Family Jools - Werkhaus, London
BNDR Music / Primary Talent
"A stunning entrance...gorgeous debut single" - DIY
"Amazing new voice...sounds absolutely sublime" - JOHN KENNEDY
Luvia's debut single was featured in DIY. Radio X, Daily Mirror, Radio 6. Recent slots at Glastonbury, The Great Escape & Latitude are proving her to being one to watch for sure. New single 'Kiss' will be with us in August 2019
Fierce Panda Records / ITB Bookers
"Ones to watch 2019" - HUW STEPHENS, RADIO 1
"Pretty epic" - JOHN KENNEDY, RADIO X
Jekyll were spotted at The Great Escape 2018 by Fierce Panda Records and signed on the spot.
The band release 'Marionette' on 12th July. The single has been premiered on Radio 1 and This Feeling
"Not messing about" - Jack Saunders, BBC Radio 1
"Excellent" - Steve Lamacq, BBC Radio 6
London’s Desert Rockers The Howlers have gone on to receive critical acclaim for their ferocious live performances and determination to uproot the current foundations of popular music, and are quickly emerging as one of the UK’s must see bands.
"Don't really hear a lot of like that at the minute."- STEVE LAMACQ
"I'm a massive fan. He's got a great voice" - Gordon Smart, RADIO X
Family Jools have been championed by the likes of Steve Lamacq, This Feeling and CLASH. The band released 'Don't Know' through BNDR Records to critical acclaim and plays from Steve Lamacq & John Kennedy. New single 'California Sun' out soon
"A revelation" - Little Indie Blogs
"Talented gits" - The Zine
The Best London band you've not heard of. Yet.
Hailing from the nations capital are the explosive alternative psyche rock 5-piece Couples. Armed with a confident swagger and distinct tenacity. Couples are undoubtedly on the cusp of a whirlwind pilgrimage into the depths of the alternative industry.
"What a fantastic track" - John Kennedy, Radio X
"Wildly inventive" - Tom Robinson, BBC Mixtape
Recently signed to Cooking Vinyl. His single '15/8' was made BBC Radio 6 track of the week. Followed by Live sessions at BBC Radio 6 + Radio X. Slots at SXSW, Latitude Festival, The Great Escape + Liverpool Sound City followed.
Keep watching for new tunes on Cooking Vinyl x
The Cheap Thrills
Fresh young independent powerhouse vocalist and producer.
Caiine is the London born, Northwich raised, alternative R’n’B singer and songwriter, avidly conquering the hearts and minds of Manchester music lovers, one soulful gig at a time. With a vocal range as long as your arm, a stylistic and iconic voice akin to that of Nina Simone
Hailing from Coventry this fast rising quartet have wasted no time in creating an arsenal and spellbinding live show of anthemic songs which has seen them gain plaudits up and down the country. Known for their catchy hooks and furious rhythms, The Institutes will appeal to fans of Doves, Stone Roses and The La’s.