“Sunshine grooves that will be picked up by radio in no time!” – Jumbo Records
“Upbeat songs, heavy grooves and explosive solos meld his style of “Blues-pop”. Taking influence from artists such as John Mayer and Steely Dan, amongst others, he has found his own unique voice, whilst still maintaining the essence of the blues music before him and capturing some of the ethereal 70’s Soft Rock West-Coast sound.”
Physical copies of the new EP, “Game With No Rules – EP” will be available at this gig.
Their brand of ‘Garage Funk’ with an Indie twist is unique, refreshing and original. RAFIKI bring the groove that makes you move.
“They started an absolute party that night, demonstrating a youthful abundance of passion while simultaneously giving us an incredibly cool and laid-back set – proper groovy” – Everybody Saw The Sunshine
“Nii may be relatively young, but his tracks speak of experience much greater than this would suggest… his sound is one that encompasses personally reflective moments and sets them in an unexpectedly upbeat way.” – Listen to Discover
Nii is a Leeds based Pop/R&B singer-songwriter, influenced by the likes of John Mayer, HAIM and Frank Ocean. His style mixes catchy hooks with R&B melody and bold guitar playing. He has released his first single ‘Midnight in Tokyo’.
The Blacksmith is Yorkshire based Jack Edward’s new venture.
After recovering from a total thyroidectomy operation and undergoing intense voice rehabilitation, it’s time to ‘get back to work’.
Back to the drawing board, back to the forge – just an acoustic and a voice to hammer out something new.
£6 Adv Crash Records, Jumbo Records, See Tickets, Skiddle, & bands. £7 OTD. 18+
(Friday) 8:00 pm