Championed by Janice Long and John Kennedy, ARGH KiD are a Alternative Hip-Hop Band led by frontman Dave Scott. Lyrics of life in austerity UK with all it’s flaws and lingering beauty are laid on top of a backdrop of eclectic mix of music – fusing Hip-Hop with Punk, Jazz and Ska samples. The group’s work has consistently been met with critical acclaim with support from Chris Hawkins, Chris Evans and Clash Magazine. Their live shows are a high-octane concoction of breakbeats, outstanding musicianship and a powerful and passionated lyrical outpouring rarely seen on stage these days.
ARGH KiD is a regular across UK media receiving radio play on 6 Music, Radio X, BBC Wales, Sky Sports as well as collaborating with industry heavyweights such as Steve White and SoulWax.
Heavy Salad formed in the autumn of 2018 united by a love of heavy cosmic music, mind bending horror stories, psychedelia and off kilter pop songs. Charged up on a myriad of musical influences from surf rock and free jazz to overdriven pop and experimental rock, Heavy Salad is Allan Hutchison on drums (formerly of infamous Manchester Psych legends Lord Mongo), Rob Glennie on guitar and Lee Mann (Bass player for the live incarnation of The Moonlandingz). Heavy Salad work in the space between perceived reality and the abyss of your mind. Melt yourself…
A two piece band from Sheffield, playing aggressive soul, absorbing life and singing about it. Hot Soles are a breathtaking duo who’s every live performance is a dynamic show-stopper. Since October 2010, the Yorkshire band have been wowing audiences from all walks of life with their rip roaring, raucous soul vibe.