The Set The Tone project is excited to launch the next phase of their contemporary music strategy to support young ‘up and coming’ unsigned musicians in Norfolk!
Fortnightly, commencing on Friday 17th September at 5pm, we will be introducing you to a new original track and finding out a little more about the singer/songwriters behind the tracks.
Track of the week: 20 May 2022
Biography: My name is Tyler Nathaniel and I’m an 18 year old local musician and producer, currently studying Music Production at Access Creative College. I am entirely independent and write, record and produce all my own music. Butterfly is the sixth track on the one month album ‘Stride’ made in April 2022, making it my sixth solo album release.
Name of track: ‘Butterfly’
Track of the week: 6 May 2022
Afraid Of Ghosts
Biography: We are Afraid Of Ghosts, an alternative rock band based in Suffolk and Norfolk. We have just released our debut EP Underground which consists of 4 songs with each song telling a different chilling tale. Kitty-May and Madison wrote and recorded the songs at home and the two have now acquired a bass player, Jono, who has been a great addition to the band. The track we have submitted is about a ghost haunting her former lover.
Name of track: ‘I’m Still Here’
Track of the week: 22 April 2022
Biography: Taken from her debut EP to be released next year, ‘Indigo Sky’ is the first of many tracks to come from Erin Elizaa. Bedroom guitar recordings meet polished and atmospheric production with instrumentation co-written/produced by James Arlington.
Name of track: ‘Indigo Sky’
Track of the week: 28 January 2022
Biography: My name is Tyler Nathaniel, I’m a musician and producer studying at Access Creative College in Norwich, and this is my new single ‘Ecstasy’! I did everything myself, from the initial idea, to the production, to the release. This single is building up to my SIXTH full album release – I have been writing albums since I was 14. Ecstasy is the best song I have ever written – Enjoy!
Name of track: ‘Ecstasy’
Track of the week: 10 December 2021
Biography: Dylan and Kadie met in college and have been making music ever since.
Social media: Instagram
Name of track: ‘oh my god’
Track of the week: 26 November 2021
Biography: I’m a singer-songwriter from the Norwich area and my inspirations are nature, dreams and the magical place between being awake and asleep. Missing Piece is my first single and I got to record it as part of the New Rock project for unsigned artists. I regularly play with my duo, Lovely Boy, across Norfolk and Suffolk and we appeared at Latitude and Wild Paths festivals in 2021. I’m currently working on an EP with Gavin at Catch 21 records and am planning to do the artist development course at Access to Music next year.
Name of track: ‘Missing Piece’
Track of the week: 12 November 2021
Lydia – LFAY
Biography: Vocalist and Lyricist from Norfolk. My music taste varies from jungle to jazz to hiphop. From rap to soulful vocals I like to experiment.
Name of track: ‘Clouds’
Track of the week: 29 October 2021
Kim – Miko The Reaper
Biography: ‘The Hearts of Two Men’ is about a homosexual relationship in which where they live it is illegal and the penalty is a death sentence. One person has been found out and the other hasn’t.
Name of track: ‘The Hearts of Two Men’
Track of the week: 15 October 2021
Reece Dawson – Fluffzy
Biography: My name is Reece but everyone calls me Chase. I’m 18 years old and love producing and would love to DJ some day.
I started playing around with producing at the age of 12, playing with samples and creating some tracks with them. Over time, I started gaining more knowledge, learning how to use effects and different plugins to create my own sounds, and creating my own original tracks.
I now aspire to keep producing and some day, bring my music to gigs and festivals and enjoy the experience.
Name of track: ‘Kamaitachi’
Track of the week: 1 October 2021
Biography: I’m a 14 year old singer songwriter.
I’ve played a few gigs around Norfolk and Suffolk this year. I’ve also been doing musical theatre since I was really young
Name of track: ‘Cola’
Track of the week: 17 September 2021
Biography: My name is Tyler Nathaniel and I’m an independent musician and producer. I play piano, guitar, and bass, although I often experiment with vocals and other unorthodox instruments. I am currently studying music production at Access Creative College.
I have been musical since age 4 and I played my first gig at age 10. Music is my life – I make it everyday and have done for years. I aspire to release as many albums as I possibly can, and to inspire others with my music.
I have recorded, produced and released 4 albums so far, all from my studio at home. ‘Alive’ was the first single to my latest album ‘Distance’ released in June, and has already received extensive radioplay on Future Radio, as well as winning the Access Creative Norwich award for best song
Name of track: ‘Alive’