Our label Grand Northern Recordings has an impressive roster of talent from the ground-breaking Mamma Freedom, RnB Legend Alexander O'Neal, vocalists JV Johnston, Seren Devismes to rapper Ishkan and Hip Hop group The Sonic Generals.
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The debut album from the band, released in March 2013 and featuring No Pride But Prejudice, I Don't Belong and a cover of No Diggity which got the album playlist on BBC radio 2.
The band returned in October 2014 with their 2nd album, the first volume of a double album. Featuring Scorpio, Done & Dusted and Sonic General rapper Ishkan guesting on Voice an Opinion.
Blistering 3rd album from Mamma Freedom released in 2021
The stunning live album which was co-mixed and mastered by Alex here at the Grand Northern
The debut solo album from the Mamma Freedom front man.
The Sonic Generals are a Hip Hop collective from The US, Canada and The UK. Set up by Producer Alexander Johnston and brother Singer J Johnston, The project features a number of some of the best underground rappers and vocalists such as Ashleigh Eymann, Ishkan, ASJ Islam, Chuck Israel and Robertson Tait as well as guest musicians from around the world along with all the members of Mamma Freedom.
One of the brightest stars in the company, Seren is a stunning pop, rock and soul vocalist and a classically trained soprano who studied at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire and under the great Joan Carlyle. She is currently recording her debut album and has her debut single coming in 2023 along with some exciting collaborations.
Re-arranged and Re-recorded by the team and house band in 2018 here at the Grand Northern
Alex and Alex hosted the Future Music Magazine team for a tutorial from Alex