Rising alt pop star Giovanna has had an unconventional journey as a musician. She began her career working in the film industry writing scores for, what are now, award winning films (including ‘RISK’ which won Best Film at The Portobello film Festival). It was here that she discovered that she had a talent for capturing raw and un-filtered emotion through sophisticated instrumentation and mindful composition.
Still only 19 years old, Noella Usborne is a veteran of the alt-pop scene, starting at the age of 14 where she performed at every gig, pub or festival she could find her way into. She earned herself slots at the likes of Stroud Fringe, and Cheltenham Jazz Festival, where she busked, and sang at emerging talent features.
Sonic Rade are a Swiss Pop trio with three albums under their belt: ‘Let It Out’ (2013); ‘Sideways’ (2016); and their brand new self titled album, ‘Sonic Rade’, released this year. Their music is high energy mixed with shades of melancholy, and their latest single, ‘Let’s Dream Tonight’, comes with a video which sees them head for the heart of New York City – Times Square.
Alt-pop artist Daym returned with anthemic track ‘Critical’ earlier this month, as he celebrates ambiguity through his artform. In conversation, he gets candid about the message he wants to convey with his music, and his desire to use his platform for social commentary, and discussing important issues.