SUPPORT FROM LUCA MANNING
24 NOV | CORSICA STUDIOS
After a sold-out London debut at Servant Jazz Quarters, Holysseus Fly returns to the capital for the release of her new EP, ‘Birthpool’.
Vocalist, co-writer and pianist with critically acclaimed collective, Ishmael Ensemble, Holysseus Fly has already made a powerful impression as a solo artist. Her debut single and ‘Bloom’ B-side, ‘Marigold’, which details her struggle and triumph in finding a new creative identity after surviving cancer, secured early tastemaker support from Annie Mac on her Chill Playlist and was Jamz Supernova‘s ‘Hit Reset Track of the Day’ on 6 Music, while her captivating live performances have left audiences enthralled. Water Over Sons”.
At Corsica Studios, Holysseus will be joined by experimental artist Luca Manning who blends the sounds of Jazz, Alt Pop and Faerie Folk to create ethereal transcendent lullabies and visceral sonic responses to the messy navigation of the human experience.
Expect an evening of high-drama with hair-raisingly beautiful vocals, heartfelt lyrics, and electric stage presence.
For fans of: Sampha, Moses Sumney, and James Blake
Venue: Corsica Studios, 4, 5 Elephant Rd, London SE17 1LB
Door times: 7.30pm – 10.30pm
Earth Cruises donates 10% of profit from all shows to carefully selected causes. This year, Earth Cruises’ charity of choice is Hackney Migrant Centre who provide support for refugees, asylum seekers and other migrants in need through the provision of free advice on immigration, welfare and health.