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The Real Thing


The Real Thing

The UK’s NO 1 Soul Band THE REAL THING celebrating over 40 years on the road with original line up.


Featuring the hits You to Me Are Everything / Can’t Get By Without You / Can You Feel the Force? / Whenever You Want My Love / You’ll Never Know What You’re Missing

Britain’s No.1 Soul band, celebrate an incredible 40 years in the business. The three original vocalists, Chris and Eddie Amoo and Dave Smith perform with their own 5 piece band in a performance that includes all their million selling hits.

  • THE REAL THING had three million selling hit singles in
    the 70’s “You To Me Are Everything” “Can’t Get By
    Without You” and “Feel The Force”.
  • In the 80’s they were all remixed and became hugh hits again, thanks to the band’s massive following.
  • Hear all these tracks plus some fantastic covers
    such as “ladies Night””Celebration” “Good Times”
    & “Ain’t no stopping us now” in an action
    packed show.

The Real Thing regularly perform at the Rewind 80’s Festivals and The Here and now Festivals working alongside Artistes such as Rick Astley Boy George and Belinda Carlisle, Kool and the Gang and Chic.

The Billy Joel Songbook performed by
Elio Pace and his Band


Elio Pace and his band

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NOW BOOKING 2018

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Firstly we must emphasise that this is not a tribute but an artist ELIO PACE paying homage to the song writing genius BILLY JOEL performing all the hits with his 5 piece band and telling the musical story and anecdotes of his hero.

ELIO had the honour to be asked to perform several dates in the USA with BILLY JOEL’s original band.

Ultimate Elton & the Rocket Band


Elton John
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After being voted the No 1 ELTON JOHN TRIBUTE in the UK in the National Tribute Awards. PAUL BACON Performs the best of Elton John in his show ULTIMATE ELTON & THE ROCKET BAND.


All the hits including:

  • “GOODBYE YELLOW BRICK ROAD”
  • “ROCKET MAN”
  • “SATURDAY NIGHT IS ALLRIGHT FOR FIGHTING”
  • “BENNIE & THE JETS”
  • ”MADE IN ENGLAND”
  • “CROCODILE ROCK”

FEELING GOOD


A CELEBRATION OF THE MUSIC OF MICHAEL BUBLE


BEYOND FAITH   THE GEORGE MICHAEL TRIBUTE CONCERT A CELEBRATION OF 30 YEARS OF FAITH THE LANDMARK ALBUM PLUS ALL THE HITS INCLUDING WHAM

Featuring Mitchell Rutter one of the UK’s premiere Michael Buble impersonators, Feeling Good is a musical journey through the story and songs of one of the most important and successful male artists of recent decades.

The show takes you on a journey from Michael’s beginnings , through to hitting the big time, and features hits including Home, Haven’t Met You Yet, The Way You Look Tonight, Come Fly With Me, Cry Me A River, Save the Last Dance, and of course, Feeling Good.

Unique seven piece live band featuring Double Bass, Drums, Piano, Trombone, Trumpet, Baritone Sax & Alto Sax

BEYOND FAITH


THE GEORGE MICHAEL TRIBUTE CONCERT A CELEBRATION OF 30 YEARS OF FAITH THE LANDMARK ALBUM PLUS ALL THE HITS INCLUDING WHAM


BEYOND FAITH   THE GEORGE MICHAEL TRIBUTE CONCERT A CELEBRATION OF 30 YEARS OF FAITH THE LANDMARK ALBUM PLUS ALL THE HITS INCLUDING WHAM

The Kast off Kinks


The Kast Off Kinks

Not to be missed!

The Kast off Kinks are actual former members of the legendary band ‘The Kinks’. This great line-up features Mick Avory (the original drummer on all the classic hits from 1964-84), John Dalton (bass/vocals, Kinks 1966 & 1969-‘76), Ian Gibbons (keyboards/vocals, Kinks 1979-‘96 and still with Ray Davies) with Dave Clarke (guitar/vocals, formerly of the Beach Boys, Noel Redding & Tim Rose).

Expect all the hits, including: You Really Got Me, Dedicated Follower of Fashion, Sunny Afternoon, Lola, Days, Waterloo Sunset, Come Dancing, and many more for a great night out!

A full house, and a standing ovation. To anyone wondering about going, do not hesitate” (The Stables, Milton Keynes)

Nothing short of superb. From start to finish it was filled with hit after hit” (Mad Ferret, Preston)

BOTOWN


Botown

CLASSIC SOUL MEETS CLASSIC BOLLYWOOD!


Take a musical trip from Memphis to Mumbai with this chart topping ultra funky exciting new Multicultural Soul Funk band that melts genres, cultures and sounds, “Soulful… playful fusion”

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“Soulful… playful fusion” “Botown will take you back to the days of brilliant live gigs with its talented live musicians and who bring out the funkier side to Bollywood classics.” EASTERN EYE

BOTOWN is a super-tight band of multi-cultural musicians performing Bollywood grooves reborn with a soul funk twist. It’s an exciting culture-clash musical experience that takes you on a trip from Memphis to Mumbai.>/p>

The live performances combine the glamour of Bollywood and the charisma of the Soul legends from a band that is committed to bringing the house down with every performance and then playing on top of the rubble. And yes of course they have their own troupe of sexy dancers!

The band was put together in 2009 by Ajay, a UK born musician with top-ten hits in India and who has worked with artists as diverse as Jamiroqua, Gregory Isaacs and the King of Bollywood himself – Shah Rukh Khan!

“Soulful… playful fusion” Says Ajay:”Bollywood and Soul are both music of the people. I’ve always been passionate about both, so combining the two is a musical dream come true. Fans of both music genres will be at home with Botown!”

The Botown band line up features: drums, bass, Indian percussion, horn section, guitar, male & female vocals, dhol, all completing the full live Bollywood Soul Funk experience!

Since starting out in 2009, Botown have played some show stopping, sell-out nights at Waterman’s Brentford, Rich Mix London, Barking Broadway, the Jazz Café and headlined the Southampton Festival.

Their debut single ‘Roop Tera’ hit the number 1 spot on the Official Asian Download Chart in the UK as featured on the BBC Asian Network in October 2010.

BOTOWN: The Soul of Bollywood!

Ultimate Beatles

The Ultimate Beatles

The Ultimate Beatles were formed in 2001 by friends & Beatles fans Grant Van Funkle (John) Max Wurr (Paul) Cliff Smith (George) & Matt McGloughlin (Ringo)


They strive to emulate the look and sound of The Beatles as accurately as possible with replica costumes, authentic instruments and vintage vox amplification.

All the energy of the Fab Four and a show including such tried and tested crowd pleasers as “Please Please Me” “She Loves You” “ I want to hold your hand” “A Hard Day’s Night” “Cant buy me love” “Help” “I feel fine” “Yellow Submarine” “Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band” “Hey Jude”

The Three Degrees


The Three Degrees

The Three Degrees are an American female vocal group, formed in 1963 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The group has remained a trio with 2 original members since Sheila Ferguson left many moons ago.

A firm favourite with Prince Charles The Three Degrees are well known for their soulful voices, beautiful gowns, and fabulous stage shows. They are known all around the world for songs like “When will i see you again” “Dirty Ol’Man” & “Take good care of yourself” “They have been continuously touring for more than 40 years and still touring to this day.

The Three Degrees are Helen Scott, Valerie Holiday & Freddie Pool

Roy Orbison & The Travelling Wilburys Tribute show


Traveling Wilburys

Roy Orbison And The Travelling Wilbury’s Tribute Show” – a fantastic night of entertainment paying homage to the legendary 1980s SUPER GROUP


Five top class tributes in one spectacular show – George Harrison, Bob Dylan, Roy Orbison, Jeff Lynne & Tom Petty.

Six-piece pop/ rock band, 2 x 1 hour sets. Totally Live-Totally Unique . Playing all the hits listed below.

The five characters all dressed up and in character but they ARE the band plus a drummer. So it is a six piece band INCLUDING the five characters.

  • PRETTY WOMAN
  • ONLY THE LONELY
  • I DROVE ALL NIGHT
  • HANDLE WITH CARE
  • END OF THE LINE
  • NOBODYS CHILD

EVERLY BROTHERS TRIBUTE SHOW
performed by
THE TEMPLE BROTHERS


The Temple Brothers

The Temple Brothers, the UKs No.1 Tribute to The Everly Brothers are proud to announce the return of their Theatre Show, produced by themselves.


The only show of it’s kind dedicated to the music of one of the greatest harmony duo’s the Everly Brothers. Just as the Everly Brothers were the Temple Brothers are real life brothers, their harmonies are unlike anything ever heard, truly not to be missed.

With Live Acoustic Guitars, Flawless Harmonies, . All the hits are performed in the original keys that The Everly Brothers recorded in their early years, so you don’t lose any of that magic that the Everlys created.

Taking you on a walk back down memory lane with all the classic songs that you remember.

In a relatively short space of time a sizable and loyal following has formed with the band playing to full houses up and down the country – notably including London’s 100 club and The Jazz Café.

‘Cathys Clown’ ‘ Walk Right Back’ ‘Ebony Eyes’ ‘Bird Dog’ ‘Dream’ ‘Let It Be Me’ ‘Love Hurts’ Devoted To You’ ‘Til I Kissed Ya’ ‘Wake Up Little Suzie’ ‘When Will I Be Loved plus many many more….

Watch The Temple Brothers – Play Everly

COLDPLACE

Tribute to COLDPLAY


Coldplace

COLDPLACE are a tribute band whose quality and experience on the tribute scene are second to none. In 12 years the band have over 600 gigs under their belts across the length and breadth of the UK and abroad in over twenty different countries worldwide.


They are firmly established in many of the UK’s top tribute venues with repeat bookings year after year. They regularly tour Europe and have played in 22 different countries worldwide.

Their adventures have lead them to appear on Sky News, BBC Radio One and Two and The Gadget Show and to have played at major festivals alongside Bob Geldof, KT Tunstall, Ringo Starr, The Kaiser Chiefs, Razorlight and Roxette to name but a few.

COLDPLACE know what is expected from a live tribute show – the accuracy, musicianship, dedication and passion for Coldplay’s music. Their aim, as a tribute to one of the world’s biggest bands, is to capture the feeling of a live Coldplay performance, the music, the visuals, the energy and the atmosphere.

They have extensive experience of all types of shows, from clubs to theatres, festivals to corporate functions and weddings to birthday parties. They have played for small and large crowds, from a handful of people to over 50,000. They are no strangers to main stages and headline spots at festivals and have played some of the largest tribute festivals in Europe such as Mathew Street Festival, Bospop (Netherlands), Glastonbudget and the legendary Fake Festivals.

THE QUO EXPERIENCE


The Quo Experience

The Quo Experience’ is a band with an impressively experienced line-up including Shaun Michaels (as Francis Rossi) and Dave Crawte (as Rick Parfitt), who have both featured in quality Quo tribute acts in the past.


Shaun and Dave have spent years studying every detail of Rossi and Parfitt’s looks, playing styles and stage performances to make sure they are both as close to the real thing on stage as is possible, without actually being the legendary rock duo themselves!

However, The Quo Experience is not all about Rick and Francis; it also features Graham Partridge, a superb keyboard player who captures the magic of Andy Bown’s playing and vocals perfectly; Alex Bayou, a brilliant ‘Matt Letley’ style drummer, who has been playing along to Quo since he was four years old, and Brian ‘Brino’ Smith on bass, a well-known and respected ‘Rhino’ style player and performer on the Quo tribute scene, who thumps out the Rhino bass lines to help give The Quo Experience the stomach thumping sound every Quo Army fan expects!

With such an impressive line-up of seriously experienced musicians and passionate Quo fans, along with a stage show that includes a wall of white Marshalls, Mark Bass cabs, Bose PA and a quality light show, The Quo Experience is fully armed to take the act as far as is possibly achievable in the tribute band industry.

The Quo Experience is, however, not just another Quo tribute band – it is an ‘experience’; an ongoing chance to ‘experience’ the sounds and looks of “Britain’s biggest singles chart band of all time” as we all remember it!

Chas & Dave


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Performing all the hits that made this Cockney duo famous, including ;

  • GERTCHA
  • SIDEBOARD SONG
  • RABBIT
  • AIN’T NO PLEASING YOU
  • MARGATE

and many more…

Still going strong, in the past three years they’ve recorded a new hit album ‘That’s What Happens’ on Warner Brothers Records.

They have recently headlined THE ROYAL VARIETY SHOW, sold out THE ROYAL ALBERT HALL LONDON, performed an arena tour with STATUS QUO and made a guest appearance on BBC TV ‘STRICTLY COME DANCING’.

Their hit single ‘I’M GOING BACK’ also features in the Heathrow Airport 2016 Christmas TV advert.



Northern Soul Live


Edwin Starr Band

EDWIN STARR’s BAND THE TEAM With lead vocalist ANGELO STARR + Special Guest LORRAINE SILVER


The late great EDWIN STARR’S brother ANGELO STARR is the original musical director of THE TEAM. He has now taken over lead vocals performing all the fantastic Edwin Starr classics, plus dynamic performances of some great Northern Soul covers.

Re-live the best loved hits including;

  • “AGENT 00 SOUL”
  • “LOST SUMMER LOVE”
  • “25 MILES”
  • “THE HAPPY FACES”
  • “STOP HER ON SIGHT”
  • “I’LL KEEP HOLDING ON”
  • “TIME”
  • “LANDSLIDE”
  • “WAR”
  • “LONG AFTER TONIGHT IS ALL OVER”
  • “HEADLINE NEWS”
  • “EYE TO EYE CONTACT”

EDWIN STARR’S original 8 piece band THE TEAM who backed Edwin on all his shows are still intact, with sax, keyboard, lead guitar, bass guitar, drums, percussion & female backing vocalist. They have a new CD out called “Keeping the Faith”The first track is titled “Bless My Northern Soul”

www.theteam-online.co.uk

With special guest LORRAINE SILVER of Lost Summer Love” fame. See www.lorrainesilver.com.

‘Northern Soul legend’ LORRAINE SILVER recorded “LOST SUMMER LOVE” when she was 13 years old in 1965. It became iconic at the legendary Wigan Casino in the 70’s without her knowledge. It is still a massive record on the Northern Soul & Scooter scene and is featured on numerous compilations.

Find out more of her fantastic story at www.lorrainesilver.com

The Rat Pack is Back

with special guest Kenny Lynch


The Rat Pack
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THE RAT PACK IS BACK has won the award as the UK’s No 1 Tribute to THE RAT PACK


The hit show ‘The Rat Pack is Back’ perfectly captures not only the wonderful music and comedy of the original legends, but also the remarkable personalities of the stars who truly ruled the entertainment world.

The Rat Pack is Back is Britain’s longest running tribute to Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis Jnr. In 2004 the guys were honoured to perform for HRH The Princess Royal at a Royal Command Performance. In 2011 they performed a sell-out show at The Indig02 at the 02 Arena in London.

They are backed by the swinging Don Hunt band. Mr Hunt has also served as Bruce Forsyth’s musical director for over thirty years and during an amazing career has held the same role for the likes of Anthony Newley, Bing Crosby and even the real Sammy Davis Jnr

‘The Rat Pack Is Back’ includes all of the hit songs made popular by the legendary performers such as;

  • “Ain’t That A Kick In The Head”
  • “The Lady Is A Tramp”
  • “My Way”
  • “Mr Bojangles”
  • “and of course, ‘New York New York”

These are performed with Amazing Accuracy.These guys not only sing like their heroes, they physically resemble them on stage, share their unique mannerisms and even talk like they are appearing at the Sands.

On this tour their special guest is the legendary KENNY LYNCH who had two top ten singles “Up on the Roof” & “You can never stop me loving you” & six other hits including “Mountain of Love”&”Stand by Me”

FRANK with special guest ANITA HARRIS


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An Evening with Sixties group The Dreamers

Formerly FREDDIE & THE DREAMERS


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The Dreamers. Alan Mosca, Bryan Byng, Colin Temple, Steve Temple.


Alan Mosca and Bryan Byng have been members of the Dreamers for over 37 years there pedigree speaks for its self having been part of Freddie and the Dreamers and members of the band that contained a true superstar of the Sixties Freddie Garrity.


They toured along with Freddie many country’s including Australia, The Middle East and Europe and Mosca and Byng were on the second British Invasion tour of America along with The Searchers and Gerry and The Pacemakers and of course Freddie and The Dreamers.

They appeared many times on TV shows both home and abroad including Cilla’s Surprise Surprise, Noel Edmunds Houseparty and Australian TV shows. The Dreamers have toured none stop and were part of The Original Sensational Sixties Experience Show, one of The most successful touring shows in the UK today. Indeed Alan Mosca hosts and compares the show to this very day. The Dreamers regularly topped the bill at Butlins Holiday centres for over 20 years a record they are very proud of and have been regular headliners for Warner’s one of the most prestigious engagements on the Sixties circuit.

Recently they have seen a change in personal with long time members Ray Martin and Paul Jackson moving on purely for logistical reasons with Ray recently married and moving to Kent and Paul pursuing lucrative business offers. It is by good fortune that they Dreamers have welcomed to the band two of the most professional artists around. The Temple Brothers an act in their own right as one of the country’s leading tribute acts to The Everley Brothers. With their blend of vocals and musicianship The Dreamers will continue to go from strength to strength. Our Aim sixties music to fill the dance floor from a authentic sixties group.

BYE BYE BABY

A celebration of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons


Bye Bye Baby

Bye Bye Baby is more than your average tribute band. They deliver a full theatre show covering the journey of the Four Seasons from the very beginning up until the Disco era and the rock and roll hall of fame.


A musical journey through the sounds of one of the most successful bands of all time.

With slick choreography and the recognisable falsetto, this really sets the scene for a great night.

The show demonstrates the diversity and harmonic sounds as once performed by the great band themselves.

Each number has been carefully choreographed, giving their show a fresh look to the Four Seasons usual copycat version from the Jersey Boys.

Since launching back in 2013 they have performed in over 400 venues.

They perform 31 numbers in close 4 part harmony, either complimented by a live 4 piece band or on playback with live vocals and the music on backing tracks.

This sensational production features many of the bands worldwide hits, including:

  • BEGGIN
  • CAN’T TAKE MY EYES OFF YOU
  • LETS HANG ON
  • RAG DOLL
  • WALK LIKE A MAN
  • BYE BYE BABY (BABY GOODBYE)
  • SHERRY
  • WORKING MY WAY BACK TO YOU
  • BIG GIRLS DON’T CRY

and many more…

LONNIE DONEGAN JNR’S SKIFFLE PARTY


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With LONNIE DONEGAN JNR and a tribute to his late great father.


Performing all the hits that made Lonnie Donegan famous Including “Rock Island Line” “Putting on the style” “My old man’s a dustman” “Cumberland Gap” “Battle of New Orleans” “Does your chewing gum lose its flavour”

POP-UP BOWIE


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PAUL ANTONY AS POP-UP BOWIE has won the award as the UK’s NO 1 Tribute to DAVID BOWIE


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PAUL ANTONY who both looks and sounds like DAVID BOWIE with his show POP-UP BOWIE.


This is a must as BOWIE is a legend and with a new album at No 1 in the charts he also has a brand new audience.

Hear all the songs that has made DAVID BOWIE one of the immortal legends of our time.

Just a full evening of BOWIE material in just the way it should be heard and seen.

View Paul on You Tube now: Video 1 & Video 2

  • STARMAN
  • THE JEAN GENIE
  • REBEL REBEL
  • ASHES TO ASHES
  • LETS DANCE
  • MODERN LOVE

THE STYLE COUNCILLORS tribute to THE STYLE COUNCIL


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The Style Councillors are the ultimate tribute to The Style Council.


With Swirling Hammond Organ and a classic horn section, The Style Councillors are as close as it gets to actually being there.

They will take you right back to the beginning for a trip through one of Paul Weller’s arguably best periods as a songwriter.

Ex Bad Manners brass section Trevor, Tony & Dave.

In a relatively short space of time a sizable and loyal following has formed with the band playing to full houses up and down the country – notably including London’s 100 club and The Jazz Café.

The word spread to the extent that notable faces seen at recent shows have included Nicky Weller, Steve Parish, Gary Crowley, ex Style Council members Steve Sidelnyk, Anthony Harty & Tracie Young.

CURRENT BAND MEMBERS

  • Darren Fletcher – Vocals & Guitars
  • Dani Clay – Vocals
  • Alex Carter – Bass Guitar
  • Steve Hayes – Vocals & Hammond Organ
  • Craig Read – Drums
  • Keith High – Piano & Keyboards
  • Trevor Irving – Trumpet
  • Tony Ardin – Saxophones
  • Dave Welton – Trombone
  • Dan Mullins – Percussion

A NEW FLAME

Tribute to SIMPLY RED & MICK HUCKNALL


A New Flame

With more than thirty Top 40 singles and several of the best-selling albums of the last four decades to choose from, A New Flame brings you a truly memorable evening of great music.


The exceptional 9-piece band recreates every slick groove and perfect melody from Mick Hucknall’s remarkable global career in an unparalleled display of authenticity and style, guaranteed to keep the audience dancing and singing all night.

They have 1 hour 50 minutes of material with the full SIMPLY RED live line up featuring the vocals of Dave Duckmanton as Mick Huncknall.

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