celebrating women's day with a fiery line up of incredible musicians and visual artists
8pm / 18+
La Rissa uk / Lauren Harrison
B-ahwe / M I L D M A N
Jemma Freese / Beth Dalton
live art - Natasha Monterisi
available at seetickets https://www.seetickets.com/event/cinnawomen/headrow-house/1197349
come and join the spice congregation
freese trio are a triphop/grunge trio made up of vocals, keys, bass and drums. crafting songs using elements from these genres, freese trio create a whole new sound-world using minimalist jazz based riffs, dark bass lines and haunting melody lines. with lyrics that use twisted metaphors surrounding mental health, these different layers interweave to create a beautiful disorder.
beth is a visual artist living and working in leeds. her practice is primarily based in video, performance, and installation. using costumes and props, her work aims to distort the conventional confines of the body to create ambiguous visuals and obscure narratives. beth graduated from the university of leeds with a ba hons in fine art in july 2017.
fresh on to the Leeds scene, b-ahwe brings a new take on the nu-soul wave, fusing elements of hip-hop, jazz and soul with irresistible grooves and melodic hues. carried by painfully sweet melodies and unbelievably silky beats, the poignant lyrics effortlessly trickle into your ears.
M I L D M A N
'mildman' is a creative content agency and promotional platform based in leeds, u.k, aimed at developing unique and soulful material such as photography, videography, va displays and everything else under the sun...
La Rissa uk
featuring on bbc 6 music, huw stephens' bbc radio 1 show and bbc introducing, la rissa is a one-woman band making dark spooky synth pop.
'with dark, brooding synths and a stadium-ready voice, la rissa could be one to keep an eye on' - bbc introducing in west yorkshire.
inspired by a life long love of vhs aesthetics and the likes of pippilotti rist and mark lecky; visual artist lauren harrison, cuts, pastes, resamples and distorts found footage to assemble immersive live visual landscapes. armed with a midi controller and a laptop, her sets seek not to be a distraction but to collaborate, enrich and invoke.
niknak is a dj & turntablist who specialises in playing eclectic styles of music in her sets. one goal of hers is to continue developing the role and general perception of a dj/turntablist by incorporating self-recorded soundscapes and multi-channel performances.
she brings her experience in dj-ing and wide musical knowledge across into each of her sets from continually incorporating a wide array of genres, to experimenting with new mixing and scratching techniques.
you'll find her digging for either vinyl or comic books, gigging, experimenting and sharing her music tastes to diverse audiences, or delivering engaging sessions with students to develop their dj skills. currently, she is affiliated with house of verse in leicester, girls that gig and slutdrop in Leeds.
the legend behind our march artwork, tash is an up and coming artists with a unique trade mark style. we can't wait to have her covering headrow in paul(ettes) on the 8th.