The Workshop is a little gem of a discovery underneath the Roadtrip Bar on Old Street. With an underground hacienda feel, this sweatbox venue is the perfect setting for bands cutting their teeth on the scene, or those wanting to get up close and personal with the crowd.
https://hotvox.co.uk/artist/lucky-sunday/Lucky Sunday is a fun three-piece, based in London, playing music that can be broadly categorised using the umbrella term “alternative rock”. Their debut EP “Fake It” was released in 2021 and they are aiming to release a second EP later this yearThe Young Flood
https://hotvox.co.uk/artist/the-young-flood/The Young Flood are a London based Indie/ Alt-Rock band featuring singer-songwriter and guitarist John Sibley, his sister Harriet Sibley on drums, indie-folk singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and producer Sam Beard, and bassist Sam Harvey. The band was originally formed as a lo-fi DIY recording project and live duo before expanding into a four-piece around the recording and release of their debut album Sea to Sky, Sky to Sea, released on the London based indie label Unmanned Aerial Vinyl in 2018. Since then The Young Flood has grown as a live outfit and can regularly be found playing driving and atmospheric guitar music at venues around London.
The Midnight Vortex
https://hotvox.co.uk/artist/the-midnight-vortex/The Midnight Vortex are a five – piece alternative rock band based in London.
Spawned from a mutual love of grunge, blues-rock and raw guitar music, they produce a fierce blend of rich, heartfelt vocals & soaring, riff-laden guitars bolstered by a strong pulsing rhythm. Packaged together with beautifully intricate songwriting and hooky chorus chants, they’re music is sure to stay with you.
Their self-released debut single ‘Before You Know’ is a longing and bittersweet ballad, but this genre-bending fivesome have many moods in their repertoire yet to expose – so expect something different in 2022.
The Kid and I
https://hotvox.co.uk/artist/the-kid-and-i/The Kid and I is a London based Alternative Rock music artist created by singer-songwriter Jacob Powell in 2020. Blending pop rock with introspective lyrics, and an array of influences from Foo Fighters to Elliot Smith – The Kid and I explores hard hitting subjects accompanied by catchy melodies and upbeat rhythms.
Having recently played gigs at The Moustache Bar, Amersham Arms and many more great London venues, The Kid and I is known for their engaging and energetic live shows, with a full line up now created to showcase their indie rock sound.
Daniel Woody Nolan
https://hotvox.co.uk/artist/daniel-woody-nolan/Born and raised in islington North London. Daniel Woody Nolan has been compared to the likes of Jamie T, Joe Strummer, Billy Bragg and The Arctic Monkeys.
Gigging constantly gaining a loyal following and being hailed as “The Islington Rock N Roller” being known for his enthusiastic stage presence and lively shows. In 2020 he released his debut single Taxman which proves to be a live favourite, followed by singles “Champagne Taste and Lemonade money” and “Emily” . 2022 has started with gigs at the famous Water Rats in King’s Cross supporting the likes of Michael Gallagher and ROLLA and a massive support slot with Toploader at the o2 academy in March.