Featured Artist – James Mathé

James Mathé started out as keyboard player in the band Boedekka and was signed to Boy George’s record label Things To Come. Whilst touring Spain he discovered Sufjan Stevens’ Seven Swans, taught himself to fingerpick on the guitar and began an acoustic solo project called Barbarossa.

Sets perform Wind-Up Bird

Sets are Dominic Scott, Harry Pearce, Tim Worthington, Leila Grove and Jessica Watson. Based in Leeds, the five-piece band make stunningly individualistic music. Watch this fantastic performance of their song Wind-Up Bird, recorded at PRS for Music headquarters.

Interview – Sets

In our exclusive interview the band talk about getting gigs, creating music and they reveal the story behind their song Canon.

Sets perform Canon

Sets are a baroque-pop/anti-folk five piece. The five members of the band all study in Leeds, where they formed Sets in 2008. Their music is characterised by multiple vocal parts and use of a variety of instruments. Sets line-up consists of singer Dominic Scott and multi-instrumentalists Harry Pearce, Jessica Watson, Leila Grove and Tim Worthington.