Capital City Turns East End Into Giant Stage For UK’s Hottest New Music Talent

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Noah finnce (big Youtube Influencer) was part of the show. @noahfinnadams

On Saturday 1 October, London’s East End transformed in to a giant music stage, as venues across Shoreditch threw open their doors to public and red-hot music talent, for the Capital’s first post-pandemic music-crawl.

As Covid froze live music stages, the bottle-neck facing burgeoning newcomers grew intense, with many clambering to find a spare stage to perform to fresh audiences.  In response to mammoth public and industry demand for that backlog on new talent to be freed, East London venue owners created the Made Me Like It Festival. 

The one-day bumper event will gave the nation’s hottest emerging artists, and their fans, live performance stages across five grass roots venues.  Packed to the rafters, with wall to wall musical excitement, this festival was living proof that the nation is screaming out for as much new live music that the industry has to offer – we just can’t get enough, it seems.

Another artist who was involved is LDevine @LDevine   

 “Our new generation of music talent has been stifled since the pandemic hit, so for the sake of the music loving public and performers, we had to take matters into our own hands.  We’re threw open our doors to let music come alive again,” comments Hunter Jenkins of The Old Blue Last (one of the festivals participating venues). 

“There’s so much incredible music talent that needs a stage, and so many music lovers who want to get back to enjoying good live music, that the venues in Shoreditch came together, as a joint force, to make live music happen for everyone.  One tickets gave entry to all venues, so that the public could music-crawl freely from one venue to another.  This was literally a music orgy of the UK’s best burgeoning talent.  It’s been spectacular, we can’t wait for the team at Kilimanjaro Live to host this event again and again.”

Performer,  @LDevine adds, “It’s rare for London to host an event like this, yet this is exactly what artists need – a stage in London for the public to simply drop in and enjoy the best music talent that the UK has to offer, in small intimate venues.  I was excited to get on that stage, where I could see the faces of the audience, and almost touch them.  What an experience!” 

Top LGBT Youtube influencers (nearly 1 Million subscribers) , Noahfinnce @noahfinnadams

 One of the top LGBT Youtube influencers (nearly 1 Million subscribers) , @Noahfinnce, is an artist who was signed during Covid and welcomes the new London festival with open arms, “I signed my label deal during the pandemic, yet finding live festival opportunities has been really difficult for artists like me.  We need to wait in line for the back log to clear on the shows frozen during the lockdown months,“ explains Noah, “As our Capital city, it’s great to know that London is opening up the bottle-neck for new artists to perform live.  It was be an incredible day, I can’t wait to do that all over again.”

Confirmed acts  included Tim Gallagher,  Noahfinnce, SwimSchool, Tungz, Cathy Jain, Sfven, Beetlebug, Artemas, JesseJoStark, JackGoldstein, Clarence&The Modern Life, Phoebe Hall, TrunkyJuno, Jasmine Jethwa who will be joining L Devine, Do Nothing, Coach Party, Walt Disco, NOISY, Greta Isaac, Alfie Neale, Low Hummer, Silvertwin, Charlotte Plank, Tarragon and July Jones; who performed across multi venues including Village Underground, XOYO, Courtyard Theatre, Colours and The Old Blue Last, and there will be stage takeovers from the hugely popular Gold Dust, East of Eden and BBC Radio One’s Gemma Bradley (Whiplash).  

 Made Me Like It – Yes you did!  More of the same please!

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