URI is a London based indie folk Singer/Songwriter whose expressive and melancholic tones captivate his audience, encouraging each listener to take a risk and visit the deep and sensitive sides of their emotions.
Originally from Tel-Aviv, and taking inspiration from an eclectic range of artists, URI creates a strong intimacy through his engaging storytelling, whilst delivering a powerful and emotional vocal performance.
Having won the Shure Songwriting award, URI has been gigging at many high profile venues and festivals across the UK and Europe, most recently supporting Frank Turner during the Passport to the Brits week. URI’s debut single ‘Black Flag’ has reached over 40K plays on Soundcloud, whilst his ‘Black Flag’ E.P. released independently at the end of 2015, has achieved excellent reviews from UK and international publications such as Gigwise, The Songwriting Magazine and Artrocker.