Sophie Rocks

Originally hailing from the Shetland Islands, Sophie draws influence from her traditional roots but also harbours a passion for contemporary music, ranging anywhere from Berio to Bowie. Since graduating with a Masters in Music (Distinction) from the Royal Northern College in 2018, Sophie has enjoyed a vibrant and diverse freelance career. As a soloist, Sophie has…

Laura-Jayne Singer Guitarist Songwriter

Originally from Northern Ireland, Laura-Jayne started performing from the age of 6 on local TV shows. She has been singing, writing and playing guitar professionally from the age of 16. In 2004, she moved to the UK to study Music and Performance, during which time she sang in numerous function groups and several of her…

Pop / Soul vocalist, James Bradshaw, 23, honed his craft at the Royal Northern College of Music from the age of 16 as a classical singer and since become a full-time songwriter and session vocalist & piano player. James’ songwriting has taken from performances around Europe, overseas to Los Angeles where he made his debut…

Francesca Ortisi

Francesca Ortisi is a singer and songwriter based in Edinburgh. She is attending the HND Music course at Edinburgh College. She released a single in 2019 called “Dear Mother” while performing as main singer in the Pop/Rock function band The New Waves.

Mike Lean has been playing and hosting folk music events for many years. Well known in the “scene”, Mike has played with many other top-level “fiddlers” and folk musicians. Not only a talented musician, Mike Lean has a huge brain! He is a professor of human nutrition, has a masters from Cambridge University, and is…