"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
We want to hear from you
Local Music Live brings together lots of UK radio stations who love their music LOCAL. Singers, musicians and bands have been loading up their audio, video, pictures, gigs and information and we’ve been working hard to spread the word far and wide.
We're delighted to announce that Local Music Live is now a Sunday night radio show. From 1st October until Xmas Eve 2017 the show can be heard on five radio stations. These are Revolution 96.2 in Oldham, Rochdale and Tamside, Mansfield 103.2 in Mansfield, Sutton and Bolsover Bolton FM, Great Yorkshire Radio in North Yorkshire and Rhubarb Radoin Wakefield District and South Leeds. Click HERE to find out more.
“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."
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The newest talent added to our website
Guitarist/guitar tutor/songwriter, currently looking to set up his own solo band
Singer / songwriter, mostly brought up in South Africa but will be based in Grantham
Four piece band from Manchester
British independent rock music at its very best mixed with shades of grunge, folk and even flamenco
A four piece rock band drawing from different genres and influences to create a volatile alchemy of music.
Guitarist from Middleton in Manchester who's been writing and performing for the last two years.
a three piece original rock band from Lincolnshire.
Surf and rock’n’roll 3-piece, specialising in mainly in reverb-drenched instrumental songs
We are Dirty Laces from Manchester, we are a 5 piece original indie Rock & Roll band formed in January 2017.
21 year old singer/songwriter who's just finished a degree in Songwriting
Local singer / songwriter
We are a 4 piece rock band from Rugby that have recently released our first EP - Aftermath.
18 year old folk/pop singer songwriter and classical pianist drawing inspiration from Joni Mitchell, Jake Bugg, Birdy and The Eagles.
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.
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
18 year old singer songwriter from Barnsley
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.
Pendle lads Nick Wood (aged 16) & Kyle Worrall (aged 14) are regular performers at pubs, events, festivals and fundraisers across East Lancashire
We are a York rock band that loves creating new music and having fun gigs in & around York.
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.
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
Their music is a mix of thoughtful rock, fuzz rock, progressive rock and everything in between
He's performed at countless venues as a solo act and with some very talented musicians whilst fronting live bands
Original classic rock featuring ex members of Dare and Sweet Sin
Originally from the beautiful Shetland Islands and now based in County Durham
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
Singer from Mansfield who spends all her time writing her own music.
Four piece (made up from school friends) psychedelic rock band from Stoke-On-Trent
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
a four-piece rock band from Weston-Super-Mare, who mix elements of grunge and alternative rock.
A musician for the majority of my life, he started to take an interest in music when he was in Primary (2007).
KDM are an original South Yorkshire heavy rock band bringing together a wide variety of well-crafted songs with strong lyrical content.
Singer-songwriter from Ashford in Kent
He's spent the past two years playing as many shows as possible, gaining a name for both his songwriting and dynamic stage presence
Former lead singer of Dirty Brunswick now seeking solo pursuits
A foot stomping, hand clapping, country and blues band playing a range of popular covers with their own added twist.
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
An acoustic singer/songwriter from Mansfield who writes songs from the heart
Haze-pop and lush vocals from Wakefield
They fuse elements of indie, grunge and psychedelia but have all the swing and swagger of the best fifty’s rock n’ roll.
We write, produce and record all our material in a 24 track home studio in Old Blidworth.
Born out of Nottinghamshire, Those Who Knew were formed at the start of 2015
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.
The band cite their main influences from the post punk movement in the late 70's / early 80's
Singer songwriter from Darwen, Lancashire. I am also the lead singer of various bands of differing genres
Kris Evans is an up and coming Urban music act from Manchester
Four man indie rock band, been around a few years, and we are back doing what we love doing (playing music).
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.
Duo / trio from Ramsbottom who play all their original songs
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.
Everyone’s favourite odd sock wearing, singer and loop maker has received plaudits from Paul McCartney, Billy Ocean and Janice Long
An Alternative/Psych/Indie four piece hailing from Corby
Retired electronics engineer who has been writing songs in the Folk, Country, Blues, Political and humour vein for many years.
Indie rock band formed in Manchester in December 2015 by guitarist Johnny Hearldon
Andy has played venues around the country performing acoustic or with accompaniment, astounding audiences with his energetic delivery and stage presence.
Four piece alternative rock band from Corby that first formed back in November 2016
Four ordinary lads from Manchester who met online back in 2015 and been together writing music ever since
An upcoming originals band from Scarborough, their music is all centred around their lyrics
Singer / songwriter playing country infused pop, she has both Danish and English blood running through her veins
A female fronted alternative rock band from Doncaster
A unique mixture of guitar based (electric and acoustic) blistering, seductive melodic bluesy grooves, laced with mean, moody, meaningful lyrics.
A percussive fingerstyle guitarist who employs a combination of extended techniques that explore the outermost reaches of the acoustic guitar
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!
22 year old rap artist, producer and guitarist
an up and coming band from North Yorkshire
A three piece Indie/Alternative band from Sheffield/Barnsley. Expect catchy riffs, memorable vocals and the occasional face melting solo.
A five piece band that to class as one particular genre would be insulting, merging elements of rock, metal, flamenco, prog, folk and more
An up-tempo, DIY 4 piece party punk band from Grimsby, UK. Est. 1999
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.
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.
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.