Multi-instrumentalists Zheka and Paul use field recordings, samples, vocals, hurdy-gurdy and whistles to finely craft sexy and dangerous EBM/IDM/NOISE with personal protest lyrics, sharp satirical imagery and a sweet sadomasochist vibe.
Formed in Ukraine in 2008 tAngerinecAt have four albums to date and have performed hundreds of shows all over the UK and Eastern Europe. Based in London, they have been a BBC 6 Recommended Artist by Tom Robinson.
Leonie Kate Higgins
Leonie Higgins brings her cello and mesmerising voice back to Shangri La! With irreverent story-telling and live-looped cello and vocals, she offers moving and funny tales relatable to anyone who has ever wondered where they belong.
“Léonie Kate Higgins is a natural solo performer, bringing charm and energy” Edinburgh Fringe.
Satirical singer-songwriter, Chris Tavener is known for his comedic, witty lyrics and a vintage sound. His latest EP received acclaim from Steve Lamacq of BBC 6 Music: “An interesting lad with an elastic turn of phrase.”
He proffers storytelling songs about the ironic comedy in everything from drunken romance, celebrity worship, football hooligans and small town problems.
Aged 23, he released his popular EP “i’m sorrdy bi’m drunnk” at Manchester’s Night & Day Café, leading to a stint at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and a second nationwide tour.