Channeling a combination of Patti Smith and Lucinda Williams, DK AND THE JOY MACHINE is a Brooklyn-based, singer-songwriter and mountain dulcimer virtuoso who brings this humble trad instrument into the big city. A mountain dulcimer champion, DK and her “Joy Machine” hit the alt-folk scene running after an 18 year hiatus in 2012, performing since then at Rockwood Music Hall, Arlene’s Grocery, Dixon Place HOT! Fest, and other well known NYC venues while touring regularly in Europe and the US. Her new album SHY ONE has been lauded by Curve Magazine, Alt-Country Forum, and other blogs as, “rootsy Americana that directly touches the heart” with songs that are “quirky and smart with sultry vocals and intricate dulcimer playing.”
SOFIA B is a pop/folk singer from London, with retro stripped down yet lush melodies, warm vocals, and brooding, forlorn lyrics, which will have you singing along, long after the song is finished.
HAYLEY ROSCOE is a 24 year old London-based singer/songwriter hailing from Burlington, Canada. She first stepped into the spotlight with her EP Catalyst (2012), which earned her a Toronto Independent Music Award. Her newest single “Never Want To Be Loved”, will resonate with anyone who’s ever felt heartbreak, while her TIMA winning “Illusionist” will transport you to an three ring circus from a by-gone era. Roscoe’s melodies will stick in your head and her heartfelt lyrics will grab you by the heartstrings. With her soulful piano and buttery voice, Roscoe is absolutely one to watch.