Blue Kubricks Instore with nicha - 06/11/21

Updated: Oct 14, 2021

We welcome Leeds band Blue Kubricks to Headingley for an instore on Saturday 6th November to celebrate their new single 'Comfortable Ride' which is out on 15th October - we will have support from nicha too! This instore is in collaboration with local Leeds record label Monomyth Records.

Venue: The Vinyl Whistle, 12 Otley Rd, Headingley, Leeds LS6 2AD Date: 06/11/21 Time: 7:00pm

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Blue Kubricks

Blue Kubricks are an up-and-coming Leeds-based alt-pop funk-rock band signed to Monomyth Records. The music video for their last release, ‘Latin’, garnered over 60,000 views on Facebook and the track is approaching 10,000 streams on Spotify. An exclusive track (‘Elizabeth’) was also featured by Leeds based label Come Play With Me on their ‘Boundless’ LP (compilation album), which ‘showcases some of the best new music from creatives of colour based in Yorkshire’. They recently performed on the BBC Introducing stage at Tramlines festival and supported The Luka State on the Leeds leg of their European tour.

Their first EP (‘Manuka’ – it’s all honey!), which will raise money for endangered bees with the charity Flora & Fauna International, is due to be released in February 2022 and ‘Comfortable Ride’ is the lead single. ‘Comfortable Ride’ is an infectious alternative disco track that combines irresistible, upbeat grooves with compelling vocals and an unforgettable chorus line. It’s pop,but not as you know it!

“This song was written when I was f***** and chucked by a girl in high school who then told me,two months later, she wanted to try again.It is not a nice feeling being treated like a yo-yo, ow no-no. I told her “I’m not your comfortable ride”. This song is the best thing I've ever been a part of and I need the world to hear it.” Jim

'Comfortable Ride' was born out of a collaboration with Leeds based producer Danny Blackburn (Uncle Buzzard &Adult DVD) and boy did he do an amazing job producing this indie disco nugget!

RGM magazine described the bands last offering 'Latin' as 'An energetic indie triumph from the Leeds rockers, packed to the rafters with in-your-face riffs and snarling vocals which leave your blood pumping and feet moving’.

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nicha is a 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. More recently inspiration stems from hip hop, pop and electronic influences drawing on artists such as Loyle Carner, Jack Johnson, Tash Sultana, Moloko and Bonobo. She creates a warm and easy-listening atmosphere in her performance whilst putting passion into her writing in the hope that her songs will connect with her audience.

Her aim with her music is to send a message and create songs that people will think about. A lot of inspiration for her writing comes from her own personal experiences and struggles as well as those of friends and family. Recently nicha has been writing about technology, environmental issues, mental health and the world as it is around us. She wants to help people with her music and draw awareness to current issues we face day to day in a powerful yet easy-listening way.

The emerging young artist has already seen success in her music with radio play on BBC Radio Ulster and RTE 2FM. With her debut single 'Devices' taking the sound waves by storm, nicha is one to watch with more exciting releases in the pipelines.

She released a new single this year titled 'saltwater song' which received lots of support from BBC Music Introducing and beyond.

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