MSG Up & Coming showcases some of the best new bands and artists lighting up the grassroots music scene – and each month, we curate a playlist featuring some amazing new talent.

A host of British music icons have started their careers playing grassroots venues in London, before eventually playing to huge crowds at MSG’s venues in New York and Chicago. Through MSG Up & Coming, we’re supporting the future of London’s vibrant music scene and looking for the stars of tomorrow.

MSG Up & Coming July Playlist

July’s Up and Coming playlist has been curated by East London newcomer, Katie Kittermaster. Featuring an array of local female talent including Lola Young, Emily Burns and Olivia Dean, Katie’s playlist showcases the fantastic female talent of East London’s music culture.

June’s Playlist

June’s Up and Coming playlist was selected by East London-based contemporary R&B artist, Kima Otung. Featuring local artists including SUTRA, Gemma Danielle and more, Kima’s picks showcase a more soulful side of East London’s music culture.