"The future of British music is dependent on emerging talent"
Local Music Live is here to discover new music talent
in association with Howarth Timber
“The future of British music is dependent on emerging talent, both in performance and business. Securing our future depends on the creation of optimum conditions to support young people to become musicians, songwriters, creative technicians and join over 39,000 others who now have jobs in the music business in the UK."
Local Music Live 2018 coming very soon!
We're looking for new local talentSubmit your music
A percussive fingerstyle guitarist who employs a combination of extended techniques that explore the outermost reaches of the acoustic guitar
Four piece alternative rock band from Corby that first formed back in November 2016
As well as being a successfully function band they write, record and play original music mixing Americana-style rock with layered harmonies to create something truly unique.
We are a band from Stoke on Trent and love to write music about failed relationships, living in Stoke on Trent, nights out with friends and anything that usually makes us smile.
Frankie is a 14 year old multi-instrumentalist singer songwriter. Her first single was played on BBC introducing in April and she is well on the way to producing her first album of originals.
An indie/classic rock influenced band, formed in late 2013, the four piece have been creating and performing music in and around Lincolnshire ever since.
Indie rock band formed in Manchester in December 2015 by guitarist Johnny Hearldon
Guitarist/guitar tutor/songwriter, currently looking to set up his own solo band
Super busy Pendle school lads in “The Switch” will entertain with a variety of modern covers mixed in with a few original tracks written by the band.
A three piece Indie/Alternative band from Sheffield/Barnsley. Expect catchy riffs, memorable vocals and the occasional face melting solo.
An up-tempo, DIY 4 piece party punk band from Grimsby, UK. Est. 1999
a three-piece band originally from Liversedge, West Yorkshire. With Lewis Collinson smashing the guitar and vocals, Jason Collinson taking care of business on bass and vocals, and Matty Barrett rocking it out on the drums
Fear the Fallen formed in Darwen Lancashire 6 years ago. We have had some great opportunities as a band and and play at every opportunity.
We met in college and have been an active band for just over a year. We’ve supported Scouting For Girls, Reverand and The Makers and The Brew.
Four piece (made up from school friends) psychedelic rock band from Stoke-On-Trent
2016 was an absolutely fabulous year for 14 year old Niamh. She was nominated for Best of British Unsigned Music Awards for her song ” Can’t Stand this anymore” which achieved runner-up with public voting
KDM are an original South Yorkshire heavy rock band bringing together a wide variety of well-crafted songs with strong lyrical content.
21 year old singer/songwriter who's just finished a degree in Songwriting
Singer-songwriter from Ashford in Kent
Local singer / songwriter
Former lead singer of Dirty Brunswick now seeking solo pursuits
Michael is a 28 yr old singer-songwriter from the south of England, half French (mother’s side)
18 year old folk/pop singer songwriter and classical pianist drawing inspiration from Joni Mitchell, Jake Bugg, Birdy and The Eagles.
A five piece band that to class as one particular genre would be insulting, merging elements of rock, metal, flamenco, prog, folk and more
A four piece rock band drawing from different genres and influences to create a volatile alchemy of music.
Original classic rock featuring ex members of Dare and Sweet Sin
Andy has played venues around the country performing acoustic or with accompaniment, astounding audiences with his energetic delivery and stage presence.
A unique mixture of guitar based (electric and acoustic) blistering, seductive melodic bluesy grooves, laced with mean, moody, meaningful lyrics.
Everyone’s favourite odd sock wearing, singer and loop maker has received plaudits from Paul McCartney, Billy Ocean and Janice Long
An upcoming originals band from Scarborough, their music is all centred around their lyrics
Four piece band from Manchester
An acoustic singer/songwriter from Mansfield who writes songs from the heart
Guitarist from Middleton in Manchester who's been writing and performing for the last two years.
22 year old rap artist, producer and guitarist
Four piece hard rock band drawing their influence from classic rock with sizzling guitar solos with melodic yet grunge style tones.
A roots/folk singer-songwriter from Kent.
An Alternative/Psych/Indie four piece hailing from Corby
Their music is a mix of thoughtful rock, fuzz rock, progressive rock and everything in between
A foot stomping, hand clapping, country and blues band playing a range of popular covers with their own added twist.
Singer from Mansfield who spends all her time writing her own music.
an up and coming band from North Yorkshire
They fuse elements of indie, grunge and psychedelia but have all the swing and swagger of the best fifty’s rock n’ roll.
Haze-pop and lush vocals from Wakefield
Singer / songwriter, mostly brought up in South Africa but will be based in Grantham
Originally from the beautiful Shetland Islands and now based in County Durham
British independent rock music at its very best mixed with shades of grunge, folk and even flamenco
We are a 4 piece rock band from Rugby that have recently released our first EP - Aftermath.
a four-piece rock band from Weston-Super-Mare, who mix elements of grunge and alternative rock.
A female fronted alternative rock band from Doncaster
Our love for music, our passion to entertain and our drive to succeed is what brought us all together as we are a quirky mix of age, personality and sex!
We write, produce and record all our material in a 24 track home studio in Old Blidworth.
Pendle lads Nick Wood (aged 16) & Kyle Worrall (aged 14) are regular performers at pubs, events, festivals and fundraisers across East Lancashire
A young, charismatic funk rock band based in Leeds joined forces in late 2015 with a mutual love for creating and playing original uplifting music
We are Dirty Laces from Manchester, we are a 5 piece original indie Rock & Roll band formed in January 2017.
Born out of Nottinghamshire, Those Who Knew were formed at the start of 2015
Energetic Indie Pop Rock quintet from Nottingham bring their own pack of playing cards to the table with an eclectic amalgamation of five different genres
Four ordinary lads from Manchester who met online back in 2015 and been together writing music ever since
we want to make 2018 even bigger for us and the fans by playing as many shows and festivals as possible in 2018 and performing new material
The band cite their main influences from the post punk movement in the late 70's / early 80's
Duo / trio from Ramsbottom who play all their original songs
Retired electronics engineer who has been writing songs in the Folk, Country, Blues, Political and humour vein for many years.
Four man indie rock band, been around a few years, and we are back doing what we love doing (playing music).
He's performed at countless venues as a solo act and with some very talented musicians whilst fronting live bands
Surf and rock’n’roll 3-piece, specialising in mainly in reverb-drenched instrumental songs
Singer songwriter from Darwen, Lancashire. I am also the lead singer of various bands of differing genres
A musician for the majority of my life, he started to take an interest in music when he was in Primary (2007).
Singer / songwriter playing country infused pop, she has both Danish and English blood running through her veins
18 year old singer songwriter from Barnsley
He's spent the past two years playing as many shows as possible, gaining a name for both his songwriting and dynamic stage presence
We are a York rock band that loves creating new music and having fun gigs in & around York.
Kris Evans is an up and coming Urban music act from Manchester
I've been singing and playing the piano since I was at school. Music runs in my family. The first jazz record I ever heard was Billy Holiday and I was hooked after that.
a three piece original rock band from Lincolnshire.