The second of four 'In Conversation' sessions that Stormzy Bassist Levi Yarde will host with ICMP. In these sessions Levi will speak to highly profiled musicians about their way and their experiences.
This event will show him in Conversation with Matty Brown. Matty’s career started when he won Young Drummer Of The Year 2013 and since then he hasn't stopped; he's now one of the busiest young drummers in the pop session world. Matty toured and played with artist such as Stormzy, Plan B, Rita Ora, Crystal Fighters, Fleur East, Jonas Blue, Jacob Banks, Dave, Aj Tracey, Not3s just to name a few and he's currently on the “All The Hits Arena Tour” with Olly Murs.
Levi started working as a session musician around the age of early 17 while he was still studying at college. He is a touring musician working with some of the top artists in the country. He currently works with Emeli Sande and Stormzy, while in the past he has worked with Santan Dave, Melanie C, Fleur East, Not3s, SteffLon Don and many others. Levi recently took part in Emeli Sande's 'Real Life' tour around Europe.
The two will speak about their experience touring with some of the countries biggest artists as well as explaining how Stormzy's legendary 2020 Brit Award show was crafted, rehearsed and performed.
This event is part of our EQ series (started earlier this year), where we have been discussing equality and diversity within the music industry.