Boadi and The Bank Powers show review

“They made you feel part of the band” Boadi And The Banku Powers Rising band Boadi and the Banku Powers rocked the stage last Friday at the Camden Assembly. A quality palette of Neo Soul, Pop, Retro Jazz and Electronic RnB with a surprising range of instruments like the piano, electric guitar and drums accompanied with the amazing raw vocal power of… Read More »

Alyss on the Path to Creativity, Experimenting & Why She Doesn’t Have a Favourite Track from the Album.

Small Green Shoots recently supported Brighton-based, self-producing singer/songwriter, Alyss in gaining development funding from the Arts Council England.   She’s since collaborated with the likes of Chloe Martini, Snakehips, SG Lewis & Two Inch. I had the amazing opportunity to interview Alyss & get find more about the person behind her 2018 project 3EARTH   How would you describe… Read More »

Anne Marie “2002” Song Review

“She’s going to be huge.” – Amir Amor, Rudimental   English singer songwriter Anne Marie, 27 year old Essex on her way to stardom. Already attaining several charting singles on the UK Singles Chart, including Clean Bandit’s “Rockabye”, featuring Sean Paul. From the early ages of 6 and 12 years old she appeared in two West End productions — Les… Read More »

Not if but when?

  With Radar Radio suspending broadcasting to investigate accusations of harassment, it seems that it is now not a case of “if”, but “when” the Music Industry will have its #MeToo moment.   The success of the #MeToo movement within the film industry and later the fashion industry led women (and men) to share stories… Read More »

Fatoumata Diawara Review

Rising African artist, Fatoumata Diawara graced The Jazz Cafe earlier this week to a warm reception from the Jazz Café. She was supported by London based jazz band “Waaju”. They made a perfect start to the night, musically encapsulating the vibe of the venue with the influence from a number of cultures across Africa, South America… Read More »

James May – “Wild Love” Review

James May – “Wild Love” Review   London based singer-songwriter James Bay impresses us once again with his glorious new single “Wild Love”. The 27-year-old is back with his second album and a new music video “Wild Love”, featuring Stranger Things star “Natalia Dyer”.   If you were not a fan of James’ acoustic sound… Read More »

Hearing H.E.R

The very much anticipated first UK and EU headline tour of H.E.R’s lived up to its preempted success. The location was fitting (Camden’s KOKO), being one of London’s staple locations surrounded by diversity and buzz. To witness a newly emerging artist from overseas perform in such a vibrant location added to the magic of the… Read More »