2019's Discovery Acts

Clare Canning

Clare Canning writes and performs glittering and literate gems of baroque-n-roll folk songs. Gentle but dark, the melodies hook the listener’s mind and sweep it somewhere fresh, timeless and intoxicating. More on the Web facebook.com/clare.g.canning

Gastric Band

We are a 4 piece, no nonsense rock band, playing, ACDC, LED Zeppelin, Black Sabbath, Hendrix, and many more. We have been going about 4 years, and are mainly based around Southampton and the Test Valley area. We pride ourselves… Read More ►

Just Jazz Trio

We are a jazz trio playing standards and classic tunes from the Great American Songbook as well as more contemporary tunes in a jazz style. Just Jazz is Sue on Vocals, Andy on Piano/Vocals and Simon on Double Bass –… Read More ►


We play big band arrangements of popular jazz, swing, rock & blues vocal and instrumental music from 1940s up to 2010s. Great for any musical occasion. The Kasbah swing band was formed in early 1997. It’s leader from its inception… Read More ►

Mostly Harmless

Initially formed purely for fun, Mostly Harmless began playing blues numbers together, but quickly adopted an anything-and-everything approach, taking influence and numbers from across decades and styles. With an all-inclusive approach to genre – the only criteria being that a… Read More ►


Myriad are an Indie Pop-Rock band based in Southampton. After a string of releases being played on BBC Introducing Solent, Myriad played a set of successful shows throughout 2018 across the South coast, Hampshire and London. Since the release of… Read More ►

Off The Cuff

Off The Cuff are a female fronted four piece funky rock / pop covers band based in Salisbury Wiltshire. We play an eclectic mix of lively popular songs with the emphasis on music you can dance to. The band have… Read More ►