The Genie’s Out. An all-dayer on the festival frontline with MAP, TC Promotions, Generation Uncovered and local artists, presenting a supercharged line up of original sounds from a top flight of independent artists, breaking through right now into the popular music scene; supported by a showcase of a new wave of the freshest young entertainers Ramsgate’s youth music scene has to offer.
Stage Location: Pier Yard, Harbour Parade (opposite The Queen’s Head)
This stage will be 100% Original music
12.30pm – 12.50pm Dannii Jayne
1pm – 1,20pm – Squangey Bobbins
1.25pm – 1.50pm – Lauren Deep & Kieran Newell
2pm – 3pm Generation Uncovered
3.10pm – 3.40pm Iversen
3.50pm – 4.20pm JCP
4.30pm – 4.50pm – Shaving the Pineapple
5pm – 5.35pm – Big Steve
5.45pm – 6.20pm – Ross Uttridge
6.25pm – 7pm – Argyle
7.05pm – 7.40pm – Newane
7.50pm – 8.05pm – Ramsghetto Records
8.15pm – 8.35pm – Skittle
8.40pm – 9.10pm – Danny Allen & Tenjay
9.20pm – 10pm – Marilyn Sky
Compeer – Dom Farrall
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MAP (Musicians, Artists, Producers) is an academy, agency and record label based in Ramsgate.
MAP develops young musicians, artists, songwriters and producers with an aim of finding them work and opportunities in the wider music industry including work with: The BBC, Roots Manuva, Sam Sure, Will Heard, Adrian Sherwood, Michelle John and more.
The agency helps artists create their own sound through the production and performance of original music.
MAP Records was launched in Feb 2017 to release the artists to a wider public and currently looks after seven varied original artists that have been developed through the academy and can be seen at numerous festivals this summer.
Marilyn Sky – Soul / Pop / Reggae
Marilyn and her 5-piece band perform a set of original upbeat tracks that fuse Pop, Reggae and Soul.
Starting to get noticed, Marilyn is features on ‘Bleeds’, the new album by Roots Manuva and guests with World Music artist: Celloman. Marilyn Sky releases her 2nd single on June 16th.
Newane – Soul / R’n’B / Pop
Newane are a 4-piece band fronted by the smooth vocals of Lauren Newane.
The music, featuring electronics, is influenced by Pop, R’n’B, Blues and Soul….with lyrics that tell a story. In 2016 Newane appeared on the same bill as Clean Bandit and Big Bruvas. Newane is currently working in the studio with EE Music.
Big Steve – Acoustic / Alternative Pop
Big Steve is the artist name for Singer / Songwriter Steve Warrington.
With a voice to die for, the songs performed are beautifully crafted creations made with a keen eye on his social surroundings. Recently, Steve wrote a song about Ramsgate that was featured on BBC Radio 5 live.
Ross Uttridge – Country / Pop / Surf
Singer / Songwriter Ross Uttridge has a set of original upbeat songs that have elements of country, surf rock, folk and pop. Performed with a 4-piece band, the sound is the perfect addition to summer.
Argyle – Indie Folk Rock
Singer / Songwriter Jake Argyle is both a talented singer and songwriter.
Giving us an insight into his world, the 4-piece band, play an infectious blend of Folk Rock. Jake’s Influences include Bear’s Den and Ben Howard.
Lauren Deep – Soul / Rock / Funk
With a big voice, Lauren Deep brings her Soul / Rock flavour to original classic sounding songs performed by 4-piece band. Lauren has performed at a number of KMFM events throughout East Kent. Expect big tunes and a big voice.
Skittle – Disco / Funk / Pop
19-yr old singer, Skittle performs a blend of funk, disco and pop in an upbeat set that combines electronics, live band….and colour.
More info on MAP: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5R-9R63v25w
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