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New music samples

Music keeps playing, even in lockdown. Even though we’re not gigging, we can still record new demo songs, even though it is remotely. Rest assured, we sound as good playing together live as we do as these recorded versions of “All the small things”, Blink 182, “Blame it on me”, George Ezra, and “Teenage dirtbag”, […]
By |2020-06-25T11:45:18+01:00June 25th, 2020|Categories: General News|Tags: , , |Comments Off on New music samples

Coronavirus observations

In the words of Ray Davies, singer / songwriter of the Kinks, It’s a mixed up, muddled up, shook up world”. OK so he wasn’t singing about having to postpone wedding reception parties and live wedding band hire music and entertainment providers rescheduling their 2020 bookings due to Coronavirus, but 2020 is indeed a strange world. […]

By |2020-06-11T01:56:28+01:00June 11th, 2020|Categories: General News|Tags: , |Comments Off on Coronavirus observations

Live Band or DJ

Live band or DJ?

It’s the age-old question for wedding couples – should I hire a live band or a DJ? On the surface, it’s an open and shut case. If you’re a clubber, you hire a DJ. If you’re a gigger, you hire a live band. Horses for courses, right? DJs are for people who want […]

By |2020-05-12T13:40:47+01:00May 12th, 2020|Categories: General News|Tags: , |Comments Off on Live Band or DJ

A Gig Unlike Any Other

A Unique Moment In Our Time Performing Together

the great manchester run

As a professional function band, we play at a very wide variety of functions. Most of our bookings are wedding receptions in the West Midlands, but we’re happy to perform outside of the area […]

By |2017-09-06T14:36:22+01:00June 16th, 2017|Categories: General News|Comments Off on A Gig Unlike Any Other

Seeing double in Northamptonshire

A Professional Function Band Like No Other

Here’s an interesting fact: though we’re based in the West Midlands, as a professional function band we’re in demand UK wide. Hence, we recently performed at the wedding reception of John and Jennifer in the lovely surroundings of Kettering Park Hotel in leafy Northamptonshire. The bride and groom […]

By |2017-09-06T14:36:22+01:00September 8th, 2016|Categories: General News|Comments Off on Seeing double in Northamptonshire

Capula awards night with Four on the Floor band

Playing A Live Gig At The Capula Awards Night

Of all the bookings we have performed, we would have to say that our favourite recent gig was at the amazing Kings’ Hall in Stoke on Trent, playing to a great crowd at the Capula awards night.Capula Awards Balloon

By |2019-08-14T14:09:40+01:00February 13th, 2016|Categories: General News|Comments Off on Capula awards night with Four on the Floor band

Tom and Lucy, wedding reception

Tom& Lucy’s Wedding Reception Review

Here’s a nice review of a wedding reception we played at recently – Tom and Lucy, in some very plush surroundings, to around 200 friends.

200 friends??? Tom and Lucy must very very popular people! Tom wrote to us to say, “We really couldn’t have been happier with the way things […]

By |2019-08-14T14:10:33+01:00April 23rd, 2015|Categories: General News|Comments Off on Tom and Lucy, wedding reception

A long time coming…

This wedding really was a long time coming. Booked 18 months in advance by Becci and Chris, we performed at a plush wedding venue in the region to approximately 200 friends and family. The bride and groom had selected us after a comprehensive search of around 30 live bands, so we must have really impressed!

We arrived […]

By |2019-08-14T14:11:35+01:00March 30th, 2015|Categories: General News|Comments Off on A long time coming…

Playing for the well-heeled in Knowle

Playing Live Music For A Private Party

Most of our bookings are either wedding receptions or business events, but every now and then we receive a request to perform for someone hosting a private party.

Peter and Shirley, living in Knowle, are two such people. However, as they are very, VERY successful in their line of […]

By |2017-10-05T10:34:50+01:00November 29th, 2014|Categories: General News|Comments Off on Playing for the well-heeled in Knowle

New song samples uploaded

In our unending quest to convince as many brides, grooms and other people as possible planning parties to engage the services of the West Midlands most superb professional live function band (that’s us), we have uploaded some more song samples.

There are both classic and modern songs in our brilliant repertoire, and you can hear a good […]

By |2017-09-06T14:36:23+01:00November 7th, 2014|Categories: General News|Comments Off on New song samples uploaded