18 year old, London native, Tora is able to construct mini worlds within her Alt-RnB music. After making music for 4 years, her eclectic style derives from her broad range of influences such as FKA Twigs and Lauryn Hill. Despite not having any music released, she has been able to perform at prestigious events in London and the U.S.A. Her debut single is set to be released in the upcoming year.
Libby Whitehouse, 17, from Brighton is a singer-songwriter inspired by Pop, RnB and strong female artists of the moment such as Dua Lipa, RAYE and Stefflon Don. A student at the famous British and Irish Modern Music (BIMM) institute, Libby Whitehouse has plans to put her name alongside the great artist alumni who have also been educated and trained at this prestigious music institute, such as James Bay, Izzy Bizu and Tom Odell. After a hugely impressive end to 2017, where Libby released her first three singles (‘Hands on Me’, ‘Recipe’ and ‘What I Want’) in the space of three months, achieving over 300K streams, 2018 is set to be a huge year for this young artist.
Mica Millar is a vocalist, songwriter and producer from Manchester who released her debut solo single “My Lover” in March 2017. She has since been tipped by BBC Introducing as “One of the best vocalists in the UK” and sighted as an “artist to watch in 2018” (Jo Wiley, BBC Radio 2). Since releasing her second single “Not The First”, Mica has performed with the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra, sold out her first two hometown shows and been awarded BBC Introducing’s “Artist of The Week”. Mica’s powerful and emotive performances have also been showcased across the Northwest during her recent tour and at The Lowry, The Contact Theatre, The 02Ritz and Manchester International Festival. Mica is due to release her 3rd self-penned, single “The Defender” in March 2018, collaborating on production with Subjective (Goldie (MBE) & James Davidson).
After supporting Gabrielle and Lemar on tour as well as receiving radio support from BBC Radio 1 & 2 , Azu Yeché is back with brand new music.
Kicking off with the infectious and uplifting new single 'Farmhouse', 2018 seems set to be a great year for the London singer and songwriter.
Prima is a singer/songwriter from Manchester UK. Working with some of the UK's most well respected producers and MC’s, Prima is fast becoming an exciting name in all the right circles and you can feel a real underground buzz surrounding her movement. Add to that the overwhelming support she's received from BBC Introducing and subsequently BBC 1Xtra who selected Prima's song "What Ru Saying?" for "track of the week" (adding it to the very prestigious BBC 1xtra playlist).
Hailing from south east London, Qaz is the first artist on the MEISTAR Music roster. Growing up in the cultural melting pot that is south London is, Qaz has drawn influence from multiple genres, such as UK Rap, Afrobeats and dancehall, all of which have served to fuel his eclectic sound. Qaz and the MEISTAR Music team have been working towards his debut mixtape ‘Take Me In’ to be released in March 2018, working heavily with Birmingham based super producer Curio. In the mean time you can find his single "Bag of Money" available on all streaming platforms and the video on Link Up TV.
Venue: Zigfrid Von Underbelly, 11 Hoxton Square, London N1 6NU
Time: 7.30 - 11pm