The Hot 8 are an incredible raw and funky brass band, straight from the streets of New Orleans. Famous for their boundless energy, you can’t help but raise a smile and tap your foot when in the presence of this infectious band.
Jimmy Ireland is a Devon based singer/songwriter who has a voice that can switch from delicate and fragile to rich and powerful with ease. His own songs cover themes ranging through family relationships, love and self reflection. Jimmy can be found performing at many venues and events across Devon.
For nearly two decades with Supergrass, Coombes came to embody the oddball end of British indie and Britpop. But it is through his solo work that he has found himself. With his 2015 album Matador, he presented a new musical identity: wide-screen, emotional, cinematic and full of artistic surprises. It earned him a Mercury Prize nomination.
Guadalupe Plata is, in the group’s own words, ‘a new attempt to go further and beyond, in our crusade for regression and the idea of creating our own personal “Gris Gris”‘ – the record that dominated the tour van on their last tour of the UK.
Los de Abajo are a band from Mexico City founded as a Latin ska four-piece. They have expanded to eight members and widened their musical influences to include rock, salsa, reggae, ska and cumbia.