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THE 2017 FAVOURITE

Feliicia Eliza was our Judges Favourite in 2017. Click here for more on her and her music, together with the details of the five runners-up: Alex Hulme, Sophie Smith, For The Girl, Niamh and Frankie.

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Late Night Legacy

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

Raggedy Rooster and the Tailfeathers

Duo / trio from Ramsbottom who play all their original songs

Joe Mirelli

22 year old rap artist, producer and guitarist

Hiatus

We are a 4 piece rock band from Rugby that have recently released our first EP - Aftermath.

Michael Baker

Michael is a 28 yr old singer-songwriter from the south of England, half French (mother’s side)

Alex Hulme

Everyone’s favourite odd sock wearing, singer and loop maker has received plaudits from Paul McCartney, Billy Ocean and Janice Long

Tom Holland & The Bad Habitz

Guitarist/guitar tutor/songwriter, currently looking to set up his own solo band

For The Girl

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

Tom Buckley

Former lead singer of Dirty Brunswick now seeking solo pursuits

Dark Horse

Haze-pop and lush vocals from Wakefield

KOSMONAUTS

Four ordinary lads from Manchester who met online back in 2015 and been together writing music ever since

Charlotte Evans

18 year old folk/pop singer songwriter and classical pianist drawing inspiration from Joni Mitchell, Jake Bugg, Birdy and The Eagles.

Dave W. Mac

Retired electronics engineer who has been writing songs in the Folk, Country, Blues, Political and humour vein for many years.

Tess Of The Circle

British independent rock music at its very best mixed with shades of grunge, folk and even flamenco

Filth

Four piece (made up from school friends) psychedelic rock band from Stoke-On-Trent

Toni Sidgwick

Originally from the beautiful Shetland Islands and now based in County Durham

Resonance

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.

POLIPTIK

Their music is a mix of thoughtful rock, fuzz rock, progressive rock and everything in between

John Lynwood

We write, produce and record all our material in a 24 track home studio in Old Blidworth.

Becky Langan

A percussive fingerstyle guitarist who employs a combination of extended techniques that explore the outermost reaches of the acoustic guitar

5th Order

Local singer / songwriter

Fear The Fallen

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.

District

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!

Ryan Fox

A roots/folk singer-songwriter from Kent.

The Siknotes

An up-tempo, DIY 4 piece party punk band from Grimsby, UK. Est. 1999

Billy Sanders

18 year old singer songwriter from Barnsley

Darrell Smith

Singer songwriter from Darwen, Lancashire. I am also the lead singer of various bands of differing genres

Sophie Smith

Singer from Mansfield who spends all her time writing her own music.

English Outback

Four man indie rock band, been around a few years, and we are back doing what we love doing (playing music).

Saints Among Us

A female fronted alternative rock band from Doncaster

Andy Roberts

Andy has played venues around the country performing acoustic or with accompaniment, astounding audiences with his energetic delivery and stage presence.

Memorium

We are a York rock band that loves creating new music and having fun gigs in & around York.

Brendan Cleary

21 year old singer/songwriter who's just finished a degree in Songwriting

Brad Miller

A musician for the majority of my life, he started to take an interest in music when he was in Primary (2007).

Nic Evennett

Singer-songwriter from Ashford in Kent

Fionas Run

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

Fly No Flag

A four piece rock band drawing from different genres and influences to create a volatile alchemy of music.

Joe Gallagher

An acoustic singer/songwriter from Mansfield who writes songs from the heart

Alex Cavan

Singer / songwriter, mostly brought up in South Africa but will be based in Grantham

Gone Savage

Original classic rock featuring ex members of Dare and Sweet Sin

Just John

Guitarist from Middleton in Manchester who's been writing and performing for the last two years.

Niamh

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

Liz Cumberland - Lady Bird Jazz

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.

The Blue Collars

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.

The Turnarounds

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.

New Road Kings

A three piece Indie/Alternative band from Sheffield/Barnsley. Expect catchy riffs, memorable vocals and the occasional face melting solo.

Odall

Pendle lads Nick Wood (aged 16) & Kyle Worrall (aged 14) are regular performers at pubs, events, festivals and fundraisers across East Lancashire

Those Who Knew

Born out of Nottinghamshire, Those Who Knew were formed at the start of 2015

James Watt & The Avenues

Surf and rock’n’roll 3-piece, specialising in mainly in reverb-drenched instrumental songs

SkyFlood

Four piece alternative rock band from Corby that first formed back in November 2016

Suspicious Pigeons

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.

Two Tone Rust

an up and coming band from North Yorkshire

Frankie

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.

Puppet Theory

Indie rock band formed in Manchester in December 2015 by guitarist Johnny Hearldon

Dirty Laces

We are Dirty Laces from Manchester, we are a 5 piece original indie Rock & Roll band formed in January 2017. 

Feliicia Eliza

Singer / songwriter playing country infused pop, she has both Danish and English blood running through her veins

KDM

KDM are an original South Yorkshire heavy rock band bringing together a wide variety of well-crafted songs with strong lyrical content.

Fallen Child

a four-piece rock band from Weston-Super-Mare, who mix elements of grunge and alternative rock.

Family Of Noise

The band cite their main influences from the post punk movement in the late 70's / early 80's

Steve Warwick

A unique mixture of guitar based (electric and acoustic) blistering, seductive melodic bluesy grooves, laced with mean, moody, meaningful lyrics.

The Rogue Embers

A foot stomping, hand clapping, country and blues band playing a range of popular covers with their own added twist.

Cultures

Four piece band from Manchester

Elastic Waste

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

August Tides

a three piece original rock band from Lincolnshire.

Vincent J Rigney

He's performed at countless venues as a solo act and with some very talented musicians whilst fronting live bands

Luna Rosa

An Alternative/Psych/Indie four piece hailing from Corby

The Working Man

A five piece band that to class as one particular genre would be insulting, merging elements of rock, metal, flamenco, prog, folk and more

The Toy Trains

They fuse elements of indie, grunge and psychedelia but have all the swing and swagger of the best fifty’s rock n’ roll.

The Switch

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.

Low Focus

An upcoming originals band from Scarborough, their music is all centred around their lyrics

Dog Coffee

He's spent the past two years playing as many shows as possible, gaining a name for both his songwriting and dynamic stage presence

Kris Evans

Kris Evans is an up and coming Urban music act from Manchester

Exist The Fall

Four piece hard rock band drawing their influence from classic rock with sizzling guitar solos with melodic yet grunge style tones.

Just a few example of industry advice from Local Music Live


John McLaughlin

Owner of JM Songs

Carl Heyes

Director of Redwall Studios

John Mayoh

Owner of John Mayoh Events

Sally Keys

some excellent advice from the Content Manager of a music learning website.

Emma Scott

Owner of Pluggin' Baby

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