ENKI The Keppel Road Session album artwork

The Keppel Road Session by ENKI

Recorded live in the MSC Records basement studio, a stone’s throw from where the Bee Gees grew up, ENKI’s debut EP The Keppel Road Session projects new and innovative jazz music coming from Manchester. Sam Davies (keys), Harrison Perkins (sax), Dan Lawrence (bass) and David Hoffman (drums) all met playing on the South Manchester scene and have been performing as ENKI for just over a year. After building a solid following from performing dynamic, energetic

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Orange Tree Laga Runa single artwork

Orange Tree by Laga Runa

Orange Tree is the first single from 7-piece Laga Runa who all met whilst at University in Manchester. Starting with an instantly infectious riff, and leading to a beautifully delivered vocal by singer Katie Emmanuel, within the first minute you hear what Laga Runa are all about. Featuring a well crafted flugel solo from Oli Arnold and an intimate spoken word performance from Emily Kiely, Orange Tree demonstrates the energy and skill that Laga Runa

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Grown Ups single artwork by MSC Big Band

Grown Ups (Live Session) by MSC Big Band

Grown Ups is the first original single by the massive 23-piece outfit MSC Big Band. Written by Joshua Mellard, with vocals/lyrics by Jude de Buitléar and horn-arranging by Tom Barber, Grown Ups was a real group effort which translates well in this live recorded session. Grown Ups is archetypal of MSC Big Band’s original sound in that it appeals to the dance floor whilst featuring awesome performances from the musicians. It was a risk to

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