• Winner of Best Festival for Emerging Talent at UK Festival Awards

  • Alanna Henry (Musician)

    Fusing her passion for nu jazz, neo-soul, afro riddims, broken beat & house together, Alanna
    Henry’s eclectic and hypnotic style brings nothing but vibes to any dance floor. A regular face on
    the London nu-jazz and live music scene, with a written piece on the scene published in DJ Mag.
    Currently, Event Producer at seminal organisation & label Jazz re:freshed #20yearsfresh with
    extensive experience in Marketing at influential indie labels Brownswood Recordings & Strut.
    Music Programmer for We Out Here Festival for the Brawnswood Stage (2019-2021) with The
    FullJoy Music brand stage takeovers 2022-2023.
    With a diverse range of knowledge and beats in her bag Alanna has been circulating the UK
    underground club scene, taking the controls at venues such as Oval Space, Corsica Studios,
    Colour Factory, Ronnie Scotts, The Jazz Cafe, Printworks and spinning at events for promoters
    like KOKO, Honey Dijon, Heels & Souls, Faith Fanzine & Crack Magazine to name but a few.
    Festival line ups have included Montreux Jazz, Love International, Worldwide Festival Séte, We
    Out Here, Lost Village, Jazz Re:Fest & Primavera Sound.
    A passionate radio broadcaster, be sure to check monthly residency ‘FULLJOY FLEX’ on Rinse
    FM and the archives of her weekly residency ‘The FullJoy Experience’ show on Worldwide FM.
    Alanna has hosted many international shows in The Netherlands, France and USA as well as
    features on Jazz FM, showcasing nu-jazz talent from different parts of the world and guest mixes
    on Foundation FM, Dekmantel Podcast & Future Disco Radio, expressing Alanna’s penchant for
    alternative niche sounds across the board. Working in artist management since 2020, and
    undertaken mentor roles for Steve Reid Foundation Innovation Fund and guest lecturer at the
    Serious ‘Take Five’ programme, dBs Institute Bristol & Point Blank Music School. Awarded British
    Council SELECTOR Pro funding for music professionals international collaborative project with
    Columbia happening in Brighton/London & Bogotá throughout 2023.
    Selected as a Year 3 participant of the prestigious Time To Power Up & PRS Foundation
    programme in 2023, this programme offers funding, mentoring and support through to 2024.
    Founder of FULLJOY MUSIC LTD providing artist management, bespoke marketing/publicity
    campaigns, consultancy to artists/small labels and project management.