Hailing from Liverpool, England, the MiC LOWRY quintet is grabbing headlines and attention for their soulful, 90s R&B style.
The band leaves fans as they anticipate their latest EP saying, “MiC Lowry in the ‘MOOD’ for Some 90s R&B.” The group whose name is influenced from the 90s blockbuster film, “Bad Boys,” starring Will Smith. It was Smith’s character Mike Lowrey who influenced the band’s name and 90s R&B that influenced their sound. Something the group takes strong pride in due to their love for the genre.
The quintet includes Ben, Kaine, Akia, Delleile, and Michael; five talented soulful singers who came together in 2011. Signed to Universal Music UK and with one EP ‘The Show,” under their belt, MiC LOWRY is looking to capitalize on their already growing success. The group wants to spice things up with the upcoming “MOOD” EP, which is slated to be released Oct. 18, 2017.
It has been two years since the quintet released a new project and fans are in for a real treat as the guys look to further show off their soulful sound. MiC LOWRY is in the “MOOD” for some 90s R&B.
With their first EP, ‘The Show,’ the band released two singles, “Oh Lord” (2016) and “Whiskey Kisses,”(2017). MiC LOWRY is still fairly new in the music game, but rapidly growing among music fans and it is only a matter of time before the acoustic band returns to the United States. Having been among some of music’s best and brightest and nominated for the 2015 BET Best International Newcomer Award.
In 2016, the group took home Liverpool’s GIT award and opened for the European leg of Justin Bieber’s Purpose World Tour for the European leg. MiC LOWRY has been performing on stages in and around the U.K., including the famous O2 arena. The band most recently came across the Atlantic to the U.S., to perform a few live shows in Los Angeles and New York, including the “Wendy Williams Show.”
Now, and with the upcoming release of their new EP, the guys of MiC LOWRY are in the ‘MOOD’ for some 90s R&B. The quintet has already released two singles: “Don’t Tempt Me” and “Can’t Lie,” in support of their latest album. Both singles are available on iTunes and Spotify. Their “MOOD” EP is available now for pre-order on iTunes.
Recently, they released an acoustic version of “Can’t Lie,” and it has been well received by fans. Both singles are a preview of what to expect upon the release of their “MOOD,” on Oct. 18.
Fans can catch the guys live at the O2 Shepherds Bush Empire in London on Nov. 25.
Written by Kelly J Newson
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