COLD CALLERS | FONX | HOT LIKE SUSHI | KATIE KITTERMASTER | NIKKI AMBERS
Katie Kittermaster is a 17-year-old singer/songwriter from Kent. Her vocals are haunting and distinctive. Her writing is fresh and honest, based on teenage relationships which resonates well with her target listeners.
Katie lived in Dubai for 3 years where she was lucky enough to perform for Ricky Martin, 50 Cent and Eva Longoria at a gala event for Global Gift. She also opened the charity event at the British Embassy in Dubai for the high-profile charity ‘Help for Heroes’. More recently she has sung at The Bedford in Balham and The Big Day Out to an audience of 13K.
Drawing influence from the likes of Kanye West, Childish Gambino, Frank Ocean, D'Angelo, John Mayer and Tame Impala, FØNX delivers RnB-infused pop with jazz, funk and soul influences, merging catchy grooves, memorable hooks and intricate guitar licks with inspired lyrical content. Coming from a musical background FØNX started learning guitar at the age of seven and was soon introduced to rap and hip hop, sparking his enthusiasm to start writing lyrics and create backing tracks from samples.
FØNX has recently been in the studio working with Grammy Award-Winning Producer Tommaso Colliva (Muse, Franz Ferdinand, Dalmon Albarn) and released his new single Can't Get Enough on Honey Motive Records via Absolute. A club remix by VARGENTA of FØNX's latest single recently reached no. 10 in the Main Club Charts.
HOT LIKE SUSHI
The self-appointed most virtuoso boy-band in the world, who by the way stem from all corners of Switzerland (Winterthur, Basel, Olten), are calling their infectious style “Guitar Dance Pop”. The band were quick to establish a reputation as an explosive live act who turn every audience into a sweat soaked mass of shaking body parts. Elias von Arx’s raspy funk guitars are taking turns with Luka Corman’s fat synth walls while Sam Schwalm is keeping the whole thing together with his groovy drumbeats.
Thanks to their clever arrangements and catchy hooks, the trinity manages to secretly infiltrate the mainstream. With a lot of live experience both at home and abroad, HOT LIKE SUSHI are ready to climb the Olympus of pop.
Cold Callers have been labelled the smooth rap duo. The unique undergraduates merge melodies to create sonically soothing soundtracks. Their influences are integrated in a way that manages to make you reminisce while appreciating their originality. Hip-Hop may be the heart of what they do but is also used as the voice of their versatility. With no more than a wish to orchestrate songs that relate to their listeners, the Cold Callers continue to create in the comfort of their own homes whilst in the middle of their Law degrees.
Nikki Ambers is a 21-year-old singer and songwriter from West London. At age 13, she was signed to Universal in a girl band called “Sound Girl”, she then signed a solo contract with Sony as ‘Little Nikki’ where she had success within the dance & urban world. More recently, Nikki has taken time to rebrand herself as Nikki Ambers where she is writing honest songs from the heart.