Big Music is Back!

Tune in live to see East London’s best young talent, together for one night only, as part of The Big Music Project 2016.

As part of Big Music 2016, Hackney Live will be hosting another live-streamed showcase of the best young talent from across the borough. The show at Hoxton Hall will be hosted by Timbo and singer-songwriter Linda Adesanya. Line-up on the night includes: Frenzy, Alexia Fernandes, Katie Wilson, Clarissa, Josh Tenor, Terror Troy, Nia John, Aaron Appz and SNE.

Highlights from last year’s show

How to follow Big Music

Check in at 7:00pm on 11 March to stream the show – you can follow the show and interact with the hosts and performers through #HackneyLive.

 The performers

  • Frenzy Rising 22 year-old MC attracting attention with latest single ‘Follow Fashion’. Twitter: @FrenzyUK Soundcloud: FrenzyUK
  • Alexia Fernandes 16 year-old singer who finished second in this year’s Alter Ego talent contest – often a major springboard to success. Instagram: justmejess_
  • Katie Wilson 15 year-old singer who also made the final of this year’s Alter Ego at Hackney Empire. Twitter: @ktwilsonxx
  • Clarissa 20 year old biomedical science student, footwear fanatic and dream chaser. She aims to be the kind of artist that anyone can relate to, and make music that everyone can find comfort in. Twitter: Cla_rissaaa
  • Josh Tenor Soulful singer-songwriter. 16 year-old Josh is making a return to Hackney’s The Big Music Project as a special guest. Twitter: @JoshTenorUK Soundcloud: JoshTenorUK
  • Terror Troy Part of the Hoxton Hall Youth Arts programme, Troy blends dark, atmospheric production with soaring, almost-operatic vocals. Twitter: @terrortroy Soundcloud: terror-troy Instagram: terrortroy
  • SNE 22 year-old local rapper with Jamaican roots and strong Grime influences. SNE returns to The Big Music Project for a special guest performance after making an impressive debut in 2015. Twitter: @SNE____ Soundcloud: SNE
  • Nia John (on-demand show only)  15-year old local rapper, who goes by the stage name X.NY, looking to make her mark. Twitter: @x_nymusic SoundCloud: xnymusic Bandcamp: xnymusic Instagram: xnymusic
  • Aaron Appz (on-demand show only) 18 year-old singer-songwriter, who states that music has always been his best friend: his idols are Sam Smith, Beyonce and Adele.