Fri 4 May 2018

Introducing… Nilufer Yanya

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Nilufer Yanya

With a unique and unpolished vibe, Nilufer Yanya’s diverse and refreshing sound is the product of song writing influences from Nina Simone and Jeff Buckley. Nilufer’s soulful melodies and sharp lyricism cut against a backdrop of minimalist guitar riffs and atmospheric beats has earnt her praise from Tastemaker titles Loud and Quiet, DIY and The Fader. Last year saw her exceed 5m Spotify streams and her breakout anthem ‘Baby Luv’, was named as one of Pitchfork’s songs of 2017. This year Nilufer also received a place on BBC’s Sound of 2018 Poll, so don’t miss her playing intimate shows on Sunday 20th May at Manchester’s Deaf Institute and Birmingham’s Sunflower Lounge on Monday 21st May!