ODi is an Irish singer, songwriter and musician who manages to blend elements of Joan Armatrading’s pathos, Beth Orton’s eye for the quirky and deep with a touch of Dido’s bed-sit romance to produce her own unique, captivating sound.
Masayuki Kino has appeared with orchestras worldwide including the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, the Berlin Symphony Orchestra, Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra and the Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra, and made many international appearances on both television and radio.
Bellevue Rendezvous are an inventive Scottish based trio of Gavin Marwick (fiddle), Cameron Robson (cittern, jaw harp) and Ruth Morris (nyckelharpa), plundering Europe for strange and interesting tunes.
With a unique sound and style Farino have been finding popularity and wide recognition with their shows of high musicianship. Their acoustic, instrumental, jazz, flamenco mix will make you move your feet to their latino beats!
Samba Sene was born in Senegal but moved to Scotland ten years ago. He writes his own material and sings in French, English and Wolof. His style is strongly influenced by international music from Jazz, Latino, Caribbean, Pop, Rock, Blues and Traditionnal music from Senegal. He is mainly influenced when writing by the like of Baaba Maal (with whom he studied before leaving Senegal), Youssou Ndour, Salif Keita, Omar Pene, Alpha Blondy, Lucky Dubbe, Xalam II, Souleymane Faye, Senemali, Camille Ndiaye, Missal Group, Manu Dibango, Paul Simon, Van Morrison, UB 40, Aswad. He is a charismatic singer, with a broad appeal, from serious world music fans to audiences who just want to dance to the beats.