Presenting Inner City Waves #18 – a free-entry showcase of some of our favourite local emerging urban artists, featuring Blind Mic, July 7, Anamelia and Blakk Ice.
Born and bred in Manchester, Blind Mic is a rapper, producer and multi-instrumentalist; raised on the mic of underage raves from the age of 16, the northern musician has become a well-seasoned performer in his hometown and beyond over the years ; as his projects including hip-hop collective Free Wize Men & Live band LYCHEE has taken him to festival stages such as Boomtown, Gottwood & Outlook as well as support slots for Pete Rock, Talib Kweli, and Pharoahe Monch to name a few.
July 7 is a Manchester based producer and artist who has produced for the likes of Travis Scott, T.I. and more and now makes waves with his unique style, evident on tracks ‘Pronto’ and ‘Talk To Me’.
Anamelia – a Polish girl raised in Northern England. Her influences are deep. Musically she absorbs everything from Erykah Badu, NAO to Amy Winehouse and Kasia Cerekwicka.
19-year-old Manchester rapper Blakk Ice makes his Inner City Waves debut with his latest release ‘Why Waste Time?’.
This is a standing show.