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Archives for: June 5th, 2017

Nailah Daley-Allen

Written by Iko Akoh on June 5, 2017
Nailah Daley-Allen

Nailah Daley-Allen is a visual artist who creates the most absorbing and atmospheric paintings. She grew up in a creative family. As a result, she developed a deep love for the arts. In addition, Nailah received further encouragement and exposure to the arts at secondary school. There, she took her first steps into art direction. […]

SoulBox

Written by Iko Akoh on June 4, 2017
SoulBox

SoulBox is a Manchester-based duo blending soul music, beatboxing, spoken word and rap for an authentic sound. The members are Jon Sewell (UNVEILING 2016 artist Just Jon) and Ben Davies. This duo has a passion to help people engage with God. Furthermore, their personal stories of transformation (alongside their ability to communicate their faith), resonate […]

Alley Nichols

Written by Iko Akoh on June 3, 2017
Alley Nichols

Alley Nichols is a visual artist with particular interest in painting (oils and acrylics), ink drawings and prints. She has been developing her sculpting skills in clay and other mixed media. Alley studied Theology and Psychology in South Africa. She is currently studying a Masters in Art Therapy at the University of London, Goldsmiths. Alley […]

Wolfy

Written by Iko Akoh on June 1, 2017
Wolfy

Dimitri ‘Wolfy’ McIntosh is a charismatic, passionate and determined young man. Through music and spoken word he is able to inspire by expressing his views, thoughts and ideas. Wolfy started performing because he wanted to show young people they have a voice; that they can express their beliefs in faith, life and worship. In his […]

Allan Silva

Written by Iko Akoh on June 3, 2017
Allan Silva

Allan Silva is a fresh up and coming artist packed full of soul. He grew up in Brazil and moved to the UK when he was 14. His Brazilian roots give Bossa-Nova, Funk and rhythmic feel to his music whilst his English upbringing help to give a catchy rock edge. Allan describes music as a […]

Tuomo Karjalainen

Written by Iko Akoh on June 1, 2017
Tuomo Karjalainen

Tuomo Karjalainen was born in Helsinki, Finland and moved to London in 1999.  After playing in several bands over the years he decided to leave this world behind and focus instead on writing music entirely for the guitar. Tuomo felt that this allowed for a much wider artistic expression on the instrument than was possible […]

Jasmin Jones

Written by Iko Akoh on June 1, 2017
Jasmin Jones

Jasmin Jones is an experimental pop and folk influenced singer/songwriter who moved to London, from Sydney, in 2016.  She has a distinctive vocal style and her lyrics are influenced by the various cultures that have molded her as an artist. Jasmin‘s last EP release “Gold” is an infectious indie mixture of soul and folk rhythms… […]

Mr. K

Written by Iko Akoh on June 1, 2017
Mr. K

Mr. K is a spoken word artist who fuses spoken word with musical genres such as Hip-Hop, Jazz and Soul to create dynamic, genre-bending spoken word music. Furthermore, Mr. K is passion is to provoke thought and inspire audiences of all ages. An explosive performer, he has taken his music to stages across the UK […]

Emilly Silva – Workshop Leader

Written by Iko Akoh on June 1, 2017
Emilly Silva 2017

Emilly Silva is a contemporary dancer & dance teacher. Her background is in rhythmic gymnastics, where she trained for 5 years and competed at national level (representing her local club) before diving into dance full time. Emilly began her professional dance training in 2010 at Middlesex University, graduating with a First Honours Degree. She joined […]

City Gospel Choir – Associate Artist

Written by Iko Akoh on February 22, 2016
City Gospel Choir

  City Gospel Choir was formed in 2015 and is directed by Dave Barker.  Singing a varied repertoire of Gospel music from negro spirituals to modern gospel, african songs to gospel classics.   The choir is primarily a fun place where people can come and sing but seeks to be more than that.  We aim […]