2pm, Sunday 20 April 2014 (all day)
1 Malden Road, London NW5 3HS
All ages – 2pm-6pm
18+ – 6pm-end
Tickets: £5 in advance, £6 on the door
Karma Sheen is a Psychedelic Rock band from London, who love to create a mixture between classic blues and rock with a modern 90’s feel to it enfused with the aromatic touches of Indian Classical Raaga. With Anthony on drums and Chris on bass, they steamroll through grooves that make you want to shake yo’ tail feather! Accompanied with Sameer Khan on lead vocals and guitar who applies the final sparkle to the melodious psychedelic sound!
Nio Amini is a Norwegian singer-songwriter based in London, England. She formed Amini after the addition of Norwegian-born drummer Mattis Moviken and guitarist Pedro Rodriguez Salcedo from Ecuador.
They have recently self-released their debut EP “Between Dreams and Worldly Things”.
Influenced by places she has travelled to, the church she lives in with her Bulgarian flatmate and observations of people´s facial-expressions when nobody’s looking makes this the most personal thing Nio has ever done. After four years of songwriting with a lack of inspiration for lyrics comes this EP compiled of four songs about everything, nothing but still something.
Eclectic pop artist with a soulful voice and overpowering femininity. Sounds like Joni Mitchell, Regina Spektor, Tori Amos and Kate Bush. Moscow born, Svetlana moved to London at 17 and now plays with a group of talented musicians and solo.
“And if you would join me
we’ll stop bad living
We’ll take hold of today and start forgiving us
Intentions clear, abandon fear, just hold me closer than your tears
You know we’ll feel the need to try
Real living once before we die”
——from ‘Real Living’
Two guys and an itch that has to be scratched… What happens when you wake up one day and realise David Byrne was on to something? This is not my beautiful life! Well, you buy a drumkit, plug in the acoustic guitar and stick it to the man. This is how The Dark Rays was formed. Fed up with nodding agreement to sentiment, the Dark Rays hit the rehearsal rooms of Deptford and forged a sound guaranteed to get your heart pumping.
Nio Amini is a Norwegian singer-songwriter based in London, England. She formed amini after the addition of Norwegian-born drummer Mattis Moviken and guitarist Pedro Rodriguez Salcedo from Ecuador.
They just self-released her upcoming debut EP “between dreams and worldly things” (2014).
Influenced by places she´s traveled to, the church she lives in with her Bulgarian flatmate and observations of people´s facial-expressions when nobody´s looking makes this the most personal thing Nio has ever done. After four years of song-material with a lack of inspiration for lyrics comes this EP compiled of four songs about everything, nothing but still something.
British musician, singer and recording artist.
London based singer/songwriter StevieRay Latham grew up in Devon singing self-penned folk songs.
UK Americana legend Peter Bruntnell recorded StevieRay singing in his basement one night and eleven of these tracks became his debut album ‘Modern Attitudes’ which is released on Brighton based At The Helm Records later in the year.
“StevieRay is surely destined for stardom” – AmericanRoots UK
“This in-store blew us away – this young lad has lyrics way beyond his years would have you believe!” Union Music Store
Dean Parker is a singer-songwriter from East London, who has played on the Brighton and London circuits with various line ups but is currently going at it solo. His lyrics range from personal experience to social observations, like a diary reading with a strum. Elliot Smith with an East London accent.
Ellen is an Australian singer and songwriter who lives in London.
Ellen draws on the experiences gained and people met whilst living in Australia, Brazil, Portugal and the U.K. to write lyrical and narrative folk ballads.
Veeraj Lutchman composes own music through the piano and guitar and doing gigs around London. Learning from the past and inventing his future, he is honest and raw in what he has to say like some of his idols: Jeff Buckley, Donny Hathaway, Stevie Wonder. What he feel is what he sings and it’s not about where he’s headed, it’s about living in the now…
A mellow, chilled out, 20-year-old singer-songwriter from Cape Town, who has been playing for 7 years and performing for only two in both Cape Town and London. The music involves a mixture of covers and original stuff and whilst the guitar work is relatively basic, the music itself is lyric based and is written to be listened too.
An indie/singer-songwriter from London who can’t stop writing about her life and has an affiliation for weird covers.
A singer-songwriter from south London, who has been known to eat a whole jar of peanut butter in one sitting.
Isabella Joan likes writing songs about things she experiences and hears about, memories and the people in her life. She is really inspired by issues of equality and politics and a lot of this comes into her songwriting.
20-year-old musician living in the 21st century. Plays a lot around London and has his own style.