Here at KitSound, we want to support and shout about inspiring emerging bands, and provide a platform from which they can share their stories, nurture their passion for music, and continue to create organic musical conversations to inspire, and bring us together through their music.
Who are Team Infamous?
Team Infamous is a UK hip hop/Rap duo made up of Emille and TeVVY from Hackney, London. Although both members are young, they ensure that their age does not prohibit them from reaching their ultimate goal: to make the UK known for not only pop and hip hop, but rather, as a country of musical diversity and creativity. 2017 is set to be the most musically-charged year for this duo, so make sure to watch for what they have to offer!
Who are The Southern Companion?
The Southern Companion is a Country/Americana band based in Hampshire.
Consisting of members, Darren (vocals, guitar), Simon (guitar, vocals), Stuart (bass, vocals), Lee (keys) and Olly (drums, vocals) who have a long history of working with some of the most well-known names in the industry, including Tom Jones, Lulu, Lana Del Rey and Rumer.
Nominated for 4 British Country Music awards, including UK Album of The Year, these lads are making Country cool again and we are thrilled to be collaborating with them.
Who is Nate James?
Nate James is a British singer-songwriter who excels in soulful urban R&B, and is a key cornerstone of #MusicBringsUsTogether.
After releasing his debut soul album Set The Tone in 2005 which won two MOBO nominations, Nate James has gone on to become one of the most successful independent soul recording artists in the world.
Nate James has appeared on TV with Jools Holland, appeared on The Voice, and has been nominated for a further seven awards, winning two of them. His rare blend of soul, R&B, and strong songwriting has made him the singer of choice for many collaborations.
Who are SHIELDS?
SHIELDS is a 5 piece pop band from Newcastle consisting of Luke (guitar/bass/vocals), Richard (guitar, vocals), David (guitar/synth/vocals), John (percussion/bass/samples), and Tom (drums/vocals) who are continuing our exciting #MusicBringsUsTogether campaign.
After forming in 2014 they have wowed big names in the music industry and performed all over the country, including the Melt! Festival in Germany, held at the iconic Ferropolis open museum.
Their album How Can We Fix This? has been praised by The Guardian as ‘Debut album of the year’, stating that: ‘The whole album plays like one long (musical, existential) affirmation.’
Read on to get to know SHIELDS more and watch some live performances.
Who is Lucy Mason?
Hailing from Australia, Lucy Mason is a soulful singer songwriter who is astonishing many with her powerful and emotion-drenched vocals, and we are excited to include her in the #MusicBringsUsTogether campaign.
Lucy Mason started her career in by moving from Australia to London, and has experienced the highs and lows of struggling artists, pouring her life into Going Home Broke, her first EP which will be released on March 31st 2017.
Her career has soared to new heights, and as well as being chosen to be part of BBC Introducing and The Independent’s ‘New Music To Listen To’, she sang the trailer songtrack for the outstanding Gallipoli TV series.
Who are HNTR?
HNTR is a 5 piece Indie/Folk band from Essex/London consisting of Lee (vocals/acoustic), Luie (drums), Glen (guitar/vocals), Jack (guitar/vocals) and Matt (bass/vocals) who we are honoured to have launching #MusicBringsUsTogether.
They formed in 2014 and are going from strength to strength performing all over the country including festivals Kendal Calling, Brownstock, and Y Not Festival.
The release of their album Prizes For The Golden has had the band compared to Mumford & Sons and their intimate gig at the infamous London’s Sofar Sounds shows how acoustically brilliant they really are.
If you’re an emerging band or artist and you’re interested in collaborating with KitSound get ready for an exciting ride as #MusicBringsUsTogether.
We’ll support you with KitSound products; we’ll provide a social media stage from which we’ll work with you to promote your music to our digital audience of more than 30,000 followers. Expect social media takeovers, your own dedicated features and blogs on kitsound.co.uk, promotion of your upcoming gigs, and exclusive video interviews edited by our in-house videographers.