Info Lending Room 11-05-19 £5 | 16+
£5 | 16+
KOYO are Huw Edwards (lead vocals, guitar), Jacob Price (sampling, synthesisers), Seb Knee-Wright (guitars), Dan Comlay (bass) and Tom Higham (drums).
Formed in Leeds in 2015, KOYO have fast become a major factor in the city’s burgeoning music scene. Tagged with the prog rock label, they are in fact proficient, reflective and utterly self-effacing. True, some of their songs are longer and they are well schooled in music – literally. But KOYO wear their versatility and charm very lightly indeed.
“Radiohead meets Hawkwind” The Guardian
“An audacious blend of Radiohead’s noodling and Tame Impala’s grooves” MOJO
“A masterpiece” BBC Introducing
“A superb introduction” Clash
“Expansive yet infectious, this interstellar debut is the dawning of space pop” 8/10 Louder Than War
Shaku are a six-piece band hailing from all four corners of the globe that spearhead the genre we like to call “Frog Rock” and want nothing more than your undivided enjoyment!
Heavy Jazz fusion with energetic and atmospheric performances.
(Thursday) 7:30 pm