Substance

Sun Oct 8th 2017
Substance presents "Hair of the Dog"
The Spice of Life
6 Moor Street Soho London WD1 5NA
Doors:6.00pm Admission:£6

St Jimi Sebastian Cricket Club
St Jimi Sebastian Cricket Club
A beautiful creation….You want to listen over and over again” Arbetarbladet -Sweden

”If you aren’t chanting as you get to the bridge – I am not sure if music is really your thing” emergingindiebands – UK

“Jimi Sebastian has something that works for him, which makes ‘Epilogue’ an addictive listen” freshbeats365.com UK

“You can’t help but feel as though the band just get you…A must listen!” Rough –UK and worldwide (single review)

“Great song” Musikfeber – Sweden (Single Review)

”St. Jimi Sebastian Cricket Club ist ein spannendes Projekt aus Schweden” – Ex und Hop Austria

”It’s a genuine gift to be able to whip a listener into a cloud of sadness with your words and music. And St. Jimi Sebastian Cricket Club has that gift.” Rough –UK and worldwide (Album review)

Mary Maple
Mary Maple
Mary Maple are an all new Swedish indie/power pop band based in Sandviken/Stockholm. MM features several pop veterans like Lasse Forsberg who has been touring Europe and South Africa with his previous band Elvert Under Ground for the last decades.

MM play short pop songs with catchy melodies and are very funny to watch on stage with Eva and Lasse sharing lead vocals.

Maddy Rose
Maddy Rose
Maddy is a 19 years old singer/songwriter, originally from Austria. She accompanies herself on the piano and her music is unique as her singing voice. Her genre is pop/ soul and singer/songwriter music. Grown up in a small village in Austria, she soon realised that something bigger is waiting for her, outside her comfort zone. After graduating she moved to London to follow her dream, aiming to being a professional musician.
Since almost one year she is the front singer of the band The MaDan, formed in London November 2015, where she got a lot of stage experience, starting from small Open Mics in random pubs to crowded gigs. But now it's time to start her solo-project with an additional EP-Launch. "Let you go" was her first published single with a music video on Youtube which was released this June 2015.

Alan Bonner
Alan Bonner
ALAN BONNER - Singer, Songwriter, BalladeerAlan Bonner is a singer-songwriter based in London. After leaving his small village in Suffolk for the bright lights of London at 18, he's spent the past few years writing, recording and playing at venues across the UK and Europe, all the while writing lyrics on beer mats and bashing out chords on a beaten Piano.Since graduating from the Brighton Institute of Modern Music in 2007, Alan's emotionally-charged live shows have left audiences stunned, not only by the intensity of his performances and quality of his vocals, but by the honesty and confessional nature of his songs. Having supported acts such as FYFE DANGERFEILD, DAVID FORD, IN ME, GOLDHEART ASSEMBLY, and SONS OF NOEL AND ADRIAN, he has built up a loyal following and has played at festivals throughout the UK including OXJAM, GLOBAL GATHERING and BRIGHTON LIVE

.Alan Bonner came to create a sort of poetic oasis amongst the more vivacious and aggressive guitar-based bands. His music was an onomatopoeic melange of sounds, where the melodic piano meets the melancholic cello and the softly-stroked guitar.
All instruments were then embraced by Alan's gritty yet mellifluous vocals and the sound of it was interesting. Pieces like Narcissist's Wet Dream and Talia stood out as possible singles, both reminiscent of Tori Amos' evocative airs and with decadent themes " la Bowie." LIVE REVIEW FROM THE WATER RATS, LONDON, NOISE MAKES ENEMIES MAGAZINE

"Alan Bonner plays glam-tinged Piano ballads. You will want to steal his fabulously vintage outfits."TIME OUT LONDON

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