‘’Leanne & The Radix’’. A 7 piece new trend setting Group Built from the strength and foundations of UK’s best loved and busiest reggae group The iFoundation The Band alongside London’s prestigious worldwide icon internet radio www.loversrockradio.com bring a new young energy of talented artists to the powerhouse performance engaging youth and experience to the now 90 thousand fan members. We are a multi cultural proud sound legacy and bring fresh new roots dance field fillers to the festivals and live venues.
2013-2015 brought Rave reviews, O2 Arena Performances; music downloads in the tens of thousands ,Cool Young energetic and rootsy Soul Grooves with the heaviest of floor filling reggae anthems from the award winning album.The band were formed originally as the rhythm powerhouse to the iFoundation in 2013 but grew beyond the original Lovers rock only platform by playing to the fans preferences by engaging in a harder more profound international Roots sound which is where Leanne & The Radix steps in. The bands Lead vocalist Leanne hood from Aberdeen drives the punchy soulful melodic hooks and lyrics with an individual delivery inspired by some of the greatest female reggae vocalists like Cassandra London, Sandra Cross, Jean Adebambo and many other such artists.
Whilst being only in her early 20’s Leanne gives a strong defined mature vocal edge to a great authentic bass driven hypnotic rhythm section.
Reviews, ‘’A six piece of elegant Sound Scape’’, ‘’Hypnotic beats and energetic hooks (Web Creations Europe) ‘’The Best group to play Ireland this year’’ …The Red Sails Festiv al .” The pioneers of the new uprising” Lovers Rock radio ” The stars of tomorrow ” British Lovers rock
‘’Utterly amazing’’..Solfest ‘’Total Live Craftsmanship’’…Sumfest Sheffield. ‘’Who Needs Glastonbury when the Radix play’’….Togfest London. ‘’Magic’’…Brit Industry Awards. The list goes on.
The band’s premier reggae & Lovers Rock producer Kyle Robertson
The group line up includes Leanne Hood on vocals & Sax, Andy Wood on Bass, Kyle Robertson on Vocals and Guitar, Connor Imrie on Lead Guitar, Marie Amber Trupia on Vocals and Keyboards , Evelyn Robertson on Keys and Samples and Ben Montgomery on Drums.
Kyle Began his reggae career back in the 80’s supporting acts like Steel Pulse, Aswad, Misty in roots ,Yellowman ,Jimmy Cliff and all the best artists of the genre while building his production and writing skills .
Today he is a household name for Artists and Lovers Rock Reggae Fans alike delivering a new quality production live as well as in the studio.
The Radix has enjoyed over 98,000 plays this year alone on the soundcloud site.
Leanne & The Radix website www.leanneandtheradix.com