Whether it's with icons like Jeff Beck, Annie Lennox and Anastacia. Or pop artists such as Sugababes, Atomic Kitten and The Wanted. Steve Barney has consistently been providing a solid back beat on the UK music scene for well over 15 years. In part 1 of this 2 part episode he breaks it all down for us.
A pioneer in a new generation of entrepreneurial female producer/songwriters, Hannah V has worked with some of the world’s most in demand major label artists including Stormzy, TOBi and JP Cooper. Alongside her undeniable skills as a songwriter and producer Hannah has balanced a stunning performance career. Her performances included playing stadiums and arena tours with Rihanna, Jessie J, Eminem, Lalah Hathaway, Jason Derulo, Taio Cruz and Anastasia. In this candid episode she breaks it all down for us.
Originally from Denmark, Quist is a guitarist who has ended up living and working in LA via London. He's most recently been the lead guitarist for British rock legend, Bryan Ferry alongside releasing various solo projects. Through his ever expanding youtube channel, his 'jam tracks' have had over 100 million views. In this conversation he talks in depth about his unique journey and on the importance of creating your own lane as a musician.
Drummer, musician and all round lover of talent, Sweetstix has managed to combine a successful career as a drummer with a passion for artist development. His eclectic journey has led him to a number of unique places and in this conversation we find out how he pieces it all together.
Coming from the North of England, Jazz trumpeter Lily Carassik's journey has lead her from the pubs of Lancaster to the Glastonbury Pyramid Stage. In this wide ranging conversation we talk about Lily's background, adjusting to life in London, gigging, mental health and exciting new solo projects aimed at helping people in a positive way.
Coming from NYC, Darius Woodley has played for people such as 50 Cent, Lauryn Hill, Camila Cabello as well as UK acts like Rita Ora and Jessie J. Although young, he's been professionally active for over 10 years. In this episode we discuss his entry into the world of sessions at a young age and discuss how he's built his career working with a host of top international artists.
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Born in Sri Lank, raised in Australia and now based in London, Dishan has established himself as one of the UK's most highly respected bassists. He's worked with the likes of Kylie Minogue, Leonna Lewis, Jess Glynne and most recently Ed O' Brian formerly of Radiohead. In this episode we talk about his unique journey and how it's influenced his eclectic career.