Line-up /Orlie Nyles, The Violet Jive, Louise Goleby, Kelly Paige, Compere Harri Lake , Dj AKW
Discovery 2 presents Almost Blues featuring emerging artists influenced by soul, jazz , swing and blues.
Orli Nyles soulful, jazz and folk/country influences
Orli has performed extensively in the North West of England , twice on Broadway with her her own show and in other New York clubs , played in the house band on Chris Moyles' 3 Series tv show, sung backing vocals for Kirsty Almeida . She has also sung alongside Branford Marsalis, Lianne Carroll and Ian Shaw. She's currently working on new songs with sax legend Nigel Hitchcock and producer John Ellis (Kirsty Almeida ).
Louise is a London – based singer, songwriter and musician. Her sound can be described as contemporary Soul with a twist of Jazz…her voice is unique.Louise is a familiar face on the London Soul/Jazz live circuit, supported artists such as Omar, Vula (Basement Jaxx), Kele Le Roc and Krystal Warren and has performed extensively across London and beyond as well as playing regularly at renowned venues such as The Jazz Café and Ronnie Scotts. She recently performed at Wyld Pytch Record store in Soho (where her EP is now on sale) the Soundstage Event at The 02 Bubble , The London Jazz Festival 2009 opening night at the Barbican.
The Violet Jive.
'For Hula Girls & Zombies in love with Rhythm & Melody'
'A retro Swing sound with feverish Latino curves, Hip-Hop head nods and a dark Alternative rock twist!'
Kelly Paige Kelly is over from the states to start a music career in Britain. Only 21, she's already a veteran of the Nashville scene but has outgrown her origins and created a sound that is her own, a pop blend of country chords, reggae rhythms and even the odd rap! Kelly accompanies her guitar-playing with one hell of a voice and is joined on stage by an outstanding band of young session musicians. Kelly has recorded seven stunning new songs which are currently being mixed. Fast becoming a hit with audiences in the UK and with new tracks soon to drop
Info: 0207 622 4176 Venue: 0207 938 4137