Thur 28th Nov 2019: Discovery 2 Presents T. Thomason, Lucy Grubb, Orders, Pearl Fish
Thur 24th Oct 2019: Discovery 2 Presents Killatrix, Let Man Loose, DNT RYE, Knight
Discovery’s October showcase features Killatrix, who push the boundaries of rock to create a danceable electro dirt noise, Hull band, Let Man Loose blend thunderous fuzz boxes and melodic East Yorkshire dialect, from Sweden DNT RYE who make pop, dance music with a hint of mystery and singer songwriter Knight.
Raised on Manga, metal and the undeniable influence of the Essex dance scene, Killatrix like to push the boundaries of rock, lacing it with electronica to create a hybrid, electro-dirt noise. “one of the UK’s most exciting crossover prospects” - thesoundshark.com
“Killatrix are really starting to make a name for themselves, this awesome, high energy bunch blast out a great big chunk of exceptionally groovy rock with a twist and a shake, seriously danceinducing stuff!” - Jackson Cooper, Riviera FM
“a future classic” - Ollie Winiberg, BBC Essex Introducing
“a complete range of fascinating pop sounds from Japanese desire to Eastern promise” - NeilMach
Frequently referred to as ‘one hell of a band’ by BBC Music Introducing DJ Alan Raw. The four-track EP was released in July 2018 and supported with a ten date UK tour. The performing at Nottingham’s Dot to Dot festival, opening for Black Honey, and joining Zal Cleminson of The Sensational Alex Harvey Band on tour in both Hull and Newcastle.
DNT RYE are two skeletons from Sweden making pop music. They released their debut single this summer and got picked up by large channels with many followers straight away.
It all started on an old muddy air force field in the countryside of Sweden. Under the influence of good music and festival vibes, DNT RYE became what it is today; two skeletons making pop music. Our music is simple, straightforward with a hint of mystery – just like us. We like to make music for everyday life. We want to be there for the laughs, thetears, the fallings of in and out of love, the long drives, the dancing in your room and the drinks with your friends. We just want to be a part of it all #skeletonsquad.
London born and based singer songwriter, KNIGHT (AKA Steve Knight) creates a genre spanning sound in which a love of powerful songwriting strolls hand in hand with hiphop style grooves, melodic musicianship and harmony. Having recently released debut single M.L.A with love from Amazing Radio, Hoxton Radioand 1883 Mag. He 's gearing up to release his 2nd single early October n 'Heartbreaker'.
His live performances include sold out shows at Hope and Anchor and Notting Hill Arts Club before any music was released,Sofar Sounds and Airbnb nights. His influences show a varied but clear vision to his music including Bruno Major, Bon Iver and Frank Ocean.