Yellow Arch Future Jazz Festival
Sunday 5th May 

Tickets: £7.50 / 10 / 12.50

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A day & night festival, celebrating the new wave of musicians pushing the boundaries of jazz across two stages of live music.





VENUE [jazz, neo-soul, electronica]
Noya Rao
Electronic-soul quartet drawing upon influences old and new, combining a vintage aesthetic with contemporary songwriting, resulting in a fresh and unique sound.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1jsuMKde-UA
Allysha Joy [AUS]
Singer, pianist, writer, poet and creative being, Allysha Joy, is a key member of Melbourne collective, 30/70. Known for her steady groove, husky vocal tone and unique style of writing she’ll be flying solo for this one.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y5Sx8nGXOXk
Têtes de Pois
Genre-bending Leeds based 7-piece blurring the lines between hiphop, afrobeat, soul, jazz & beyond.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ge9PoERdG58
Vipertime
Improvised music for the dance floor from the depths of spiritual jazz and post-punk.
Dave Burgoyne Trio
Piano trio playing melodic, upbeat music drawing from jazz, hip hop & neo soul.





COURTYARD [hip hop, jazz-fusion, funk]
Otis Mensah
Sheffield’s alternative hip hop force of nature, blending mind-bending rhymes with smooth jazz laced beats.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-3XELtLj_PI
LYLA – The Band
Five-piece outfit from Manchester, bringing together styles of jazz, funk & soul infused with an indie twist and a heavy serving of disco-flared bass lines.
The Young Wizard
Hip-hop connoisseur mixing a deadly potion of jazz drenched beats, guaranteed to get your head nodding. Best known as the man on keys in bands such as Necktr, Lausse the cat & B-ahwe.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bEkUfScg0JQ
Jackie Moonbather
Sheffield’s funk-cadet, jumping between musical galaxies from the past, present and future.
https://youtu.be/lXstfX0f8kk
Julia Ann
Soaring vocals jumping between jazz and soul sounds of old times and new.





+ DJ selections from Chris Welch, Mizik Nou, Adam S, Leroy – DJ, Blancmange Lounge & Cruise Control
++ interactive art installs, street food from Just Falafs, a tasty selection of cocktails and craft beers + chill out areas
Come & celebrate live music at it’s finest!





*artwork by the amazing yellojam