Fontaines D.C.

14 SHOWS

The five members of Fontaines D.C. who met in Dublin, are influenced and driven by the rich history of their hometown’s counter-culture, and as a result they make concise indie post-punk.

Flohio

9 SHOWS

Flohio (AKA Funmi Ohio) is a British-Nigerian artist, rapper and songwriter from South London. Building on the blueprint of UK rap, Flohio’s visceral and infectious sound pulls in a wide range of electronic references. 

Black Midi

9 SHOWS

After a mere 12 months of existence, and with only one single out, Black Midi have already generated a huge amount of hype. Live shows by the Londoners have become a revered and highly sought after spectacle, while the band remains mysterious with very little social media output.

Pip Blom

8 SHOWS

22 year-old Pip Blom writes, records and releases her own indie tunes with a twist. 2016 saw her release debut EP Are We There Yet and – since she’s not quite at her desired Glastonbury spot yet – she just keeps on releasing infectious singles like Pussycat and School.

Elderbrook

8 SHOWS

To call Elderbrook an electronic artist would be to undermine his many talents as a singer, songwriter, producer and multi-instrumentalist. Alexander Kotz maintains that his releases have to contain an element of ‘that bounce’, something that translates to his increasingly talked-about live shows.

Mavi Phoenix

8 SHOWS

Mavi Phoenix began singing, rapping and producing at just 11 years old, and has developed her own distinct style of music production. At the age of 22 Mavi has moved from Linz to Vienna, Austria and her sassy mix of hip-hop, pop and trap has caught the attention of international tastemakers

girl in red

7 SHOWS

Girl in red is the project of Marie Ulven, 19, hailing from the town of Horten, Norway. Truly DIY, Marie started out in her bedroom and she writes, produces and releases her own music. 

SEA GIRLS

7 SHOWS

Young London-based band Sea Girls are poised to become a major indie breakout band, esecially since Radio 1’s Annie Mac, Huw Stephens and Spotify quickly recognised their knack for writing instantly melodious tunes.

Penelope Isles

7 SHOWS

Waves of ambient delays and fuzz guitar, melodic pop hooks and girl-boy harmonies from these Brighton indie rockers. Penelope Isles have toured Europe extensively alone and with The Magic Numbers and Lost Horizons. 

Iris Gold

7 SHOWS

After only a handful of singles, Danish-Jamaican-English singer Iris Gold has impressed everyone. Her music is rooted in a genuine style of hip-hop and soulful pop vibes.

YĪN YĪN

6 SHOWS

Yves (Bounty Island) and Kees (Baby Galaxy) from Maastricht blend traditional Asian folk songs with modern sounds, and refine them with disco funk and psych-rock from the 70s. Debut album The Rabbit That Hunts Tigers contains a remarkable set of songs mixing world music, disco, funk and electronic sounds.

The Murder Capital

6 SHOWS

Hailing from all corners of Ireland, The Murder Capital are a post-punk band driven by the desire to affect cultural change. The Dublin five-piece has still to put out their first track, but playing their asses off with an insane attitude and pace, has earned them a truly great live reputation.

Boy Azooga

6 SHOWS

Boy Azooga is a shape-shifting musical mystery tour piloted by Cardiff’s Davey Newington. Their debut album, 1,2 Kung Fu! was released mid 2018 through Heavenly Recordings. Davey took up drums at the age of six and also enjoyed orchestral arrangement, playing in various Welsh orchestra’s and jazz bands as a teenager.

Octavian

6 SHOWS

His first singles Party Here and 100 Degrees brought Octavian praise from the likes of Drake (who recently posted videos of himself miming the words to Party Here), Virgil Abloh and countless Radio 1, 1Xtra, Beats 1 and Rinse FM DJs. 

Yegor Zabelov

6 SHOWS

Yegor Zabelov is one of the most original accordionists in modern Belarusian music, a composer and an author of music for theatrical performances and movies.

Blu Samu

6 SHOWS

From Portugal to Brussels, passing through Antwerp, Blu Samu has already lived several lives. Somewhere in between poet and urban samurai, she tells her story through an intuitive mix of hip hop and soul, using her hoarse voice to express her love of words.

Whispering Sons

6 SHOWS

Whispering Sons is a Belgian post-punk band formed in 2013. Their dark sound breathes desperation and nervyness, which translates into an ominous atmosphere. First EP Endless Party was released in December 2015 on Wool-E Tapes and was reissued on vinyl in March 2016.