AS PUNK AS PUNK CAN BE
Helle are a 4 piece punk band based in Leeds. The guys are making waves on the live circuit and are currently in the studio putting together their debut Monomyth release. Expect raucous and well crafted sonic warfare with meaning and depth!
There is an authenticity about Helle and what they do that draws you in and demands closer inspection!
Venus Grrrls are a 5-piece all girl rock band from Leeds advocating women in alternative music. They strive for a safer, diverse music scene, and are consistently aiming to bring a positive energy of feminism and activism through hard hitting punk rock influenced music, with an electronic and astrological twist.
With support slots for the likes of 'All Time Low' and multiple festival appearances already under their belt, Venus Grrrls are set to take the world by storm.
High-octane art-rock squeezed out of Leeds
Idyllic and melodic, a hypnotic blend of guitar driven alternative music. Their eclectic sound, and explosive palate of fruitful synth and bold bass, has made inroads into the music scene and is quickly becoming their trademark.
‘An energetic 21st Century reimagining of vintage XTC crossed with the bubbling synth fuelled attitude of the B-52’s’ – Tom Robinson, BBC Radio 6
Having released four critically applauded singles, the band continue use experimental nuances and time signatures in a pop context to compose a delightful mix of addictive songs. With an intricate and intelligent set of writing skills, they continue to excite and engage audiences, delivering a vibrant and energetic live show.
‘One of the most exciting new bands around today’ – Alan Raw, BBC Introducing
Glitter Drenched Punksters
Purple Thread are a 4 piece glitter-drenched rock n' roll band from Leeds known for their eclectic brand of blues infused guitar pop.
Leading their audiences through a genre-defying sea of gritty, groovy noise, the band have rattled their way through blistering live performances up and down the country. Prone to the odd mid-song poetry break, mean riffs, and inescapable hooks, Purple Thread are rapidly forging a name for themselves as one of the most energetic and captivating live bands on the circuit.
Genre Bending Maverick Funk Nuggets
Flat Moon are a Leeds based band who have recently signed to Monomyth Records. The guys have been making waves in around the northern music scene for the past couple of years. Their blend of complex funk with psychedelic undertones makes them stand out from the boring monotony of the run of the mill 5 piece lad band. Flat Moon will astonish you and leave you wanting more...much more!
Sparkling Indie Goodness
Marketplace make a beautiful noise! Think shades of Flaming Lips and Prefab Sprout but with a North Eastern attitude as a starting point to describe this 5 piece from Teesside's sound. The guys are putting the finishing touches to their second Monomyth release due in the summer of 2022 and continue to make waves on the live circuit with recent sell out performances at Stockton Calling and Santiago's in Leeds.
Synths Ukes & Adventures
LUKA is a solo artist based in Leeds and London UK. With a distinctive voice and a authentic quirkiness in terms of production and song writing, LUKA is at the beginning of her musical journey and has a great deal of potential.
LUKA's debut single ‘Play Thing’ lives in a stripped back setting. Faint whispers of an instrumental backdrop create a hypnotic atmosphere, but the track’s heartbeat lies in LUKA’s gorgeous synth coated vocals. This simple yet brilliant touch gives ‘Play Thing’ a futuristic, almost extra-terrestrial feel and speaks for LUKA’s unbound creativity'.
(When The Horn Blows)
Stunning Songs & An All Round Good Egg
Cat Una has blossomed from a humble solo acoustic singer-songwriter into a mature act, adding new members to her band that have each perfected their instruments thus giving her live shows a new depth and excitement. "CAT has a voice that will sing you to sleep and then stab you in the heart”…” With that comes a whole new sound that is reminiscent of the smooth band you would find in a 1920’s smoke-filled jazz bar; and it’s a breath of fresh air against the hoards of alternative-indie bands that dominate the local music scene. Following on from recently supporting the BBC 6 Music favourite Tom Williams on tour, Cat Una has released three e.p.'s and a handful of singles on Monomyth Records and in turn gained support from the BBC resulting in a live session of her own as one of BBC Introducing’s Artist of the week.
'It's All Honey'
Blue Kubricks are one of the latest additions to the Monomyth family. Brothers Jim & Jesse form the core of the four piece who have become regular players within the local music scene. The guys have developed a trademark raw yet accessible style that showcases their talent without taking things too seriously. This combination makes Blue Kubricks an exciting prospect and we can't wait to show you what we have been cooking up.
Intelligent Songs Straight To The Heart
nicha is a 22 year old singer/songwriter from Holywood, Northern Ireland. Having grown up listening to Jimi Hendrix, Bob Dylan and Bob Marley her music and writing is heavily influenced by these legends.
nicha is currently putting the finishing touches to her debut Monomyth release due to hit the airwaves in summer 2022.