Three Demerara Records artists have new material ready for mastering and release. Joshan Mahmud and Jaffro have an album and EP respectively which will be released in the near future. Josie has a new single being mastered by Rothko‘s Mark L Beazley. Look out for news.
Last Sunday (21st July 2019), the first ever Fresh on the Net Live 1-day festival of new and emerging music took place in North London. It was curated and organised by Demerara Records boss Neil March. Read about this historic event here.
Talented Welsh singer, multi-instrumentalist and songwriter Jaffro has joined Demerara Records and will release a 6-track EP through the label. The plan is for the EP to be made available as a download-only on Bandcamp and Beatport from mid-August to the end of September after which it will be available worldwide on streaming platforms. Jaffro is headlining at Vanishing Point @ The Ivy House on 3rd October.
The next Vanishing Point @ The Ivy House is on Thursday 4th July. Headlining are popular local Indie band Desmerelda supported by local Post-Rock trio HMS Loss and locally based American electronic music artist Aros E-V. Get more info and discount tickets here.
The first ever Fresh on the Net Live one-day festival for new and emerging bands and artists takes place at Jacksons Lane Arts Centre & Theatre and The Boogaloo in Highgate, London N6 on Sunday 21st July 2019. 16 bands and artists associated with Fresh on the Net, BBC Introducing and BBC 6 Music will play across three performance spaces and tickets are just £10 for the whole day. Click here for details and tickets.
Environmental Sound Foundation had their track Fake News from their eponymous EP played by Tom Robinson on his Saturday Night Show on BBC Radio 6 Music and it will be played again on tonight’s Mixtape Show. Check the Mixtape show details out here.
Pic: ESF on stage with Project Blackbird’s Jon Read on Fluegel Horn. Pic by PaulFCook