Vocal adventurer, multi-instrumentist and looping beatboxing songwriter Mal Webb plays too many instruments in too many styles to too many people. Using a world of vocal techniques, guitar, mbira, slide trumpet, chromatic harmonica, a loop recording pedal called Derek and the audience. Ani DiFranco said "You're a freak!" after Mal played support for her. He's like Bobby McFerrin, Aphex Twin and Cole Porter playing scrabble.
Delilah and her mysteriously aquired piano playing manservant present you with a delightfully eccentric musical spectacle of early twentieth century burlesque jazz, blues and music hall. Thinly veiled tales of love, loss, gold digging, disappointing sexual performance and of course, mass murder. What's not to like?
Based in the South-East, Just the 3 of Us are a stunning soul a cappella group who regularly perform at private functions (weddings, parties, launches...), corporate events, public concerts and charity events. Whether it be Gospel, Classic Soul, Motown Jazz, 40's or modern they can provide music for any occasion.
"I am full of admiration for your considerable and varied talents" HRH The Prince of Wales, June 2006
Jamsheed Master is a pianist and vocalist who is equally at home with all styles and genres of music; from cool jazz and swing from the likes of Harry Connick Junior and Frank Sinatra, current and classic pop and rock songs, classical favourites to songs from all the shows. >> more
Gorgeous soulful voiced singer Joanne Arrowsmith has always had a passion for singing and song writing. She is in a 6 piece cover band and also performs as a solo artist. Her main repertoire is based around a selection of soul, jazz, cocktail and pop classics but she can turn her stunning voice to any style.
A striking, six-footer with model and film star looks, Alison David commands attention with an enchanting, magical, stage presence. Her extensive repertoire ranges from 40’s to the present day. Her versatility offers clients the opportunity to choose which songs they want to hear.
Jo Hall is a London based singer songwriter, with a unique soul vocal, intricate harmonies and accomplished guitar style. This is combined with electrifying live performances. Her influences range from luminaries as Joni Mitchell, Joan Armatrading, India Arie & Stevie Wonder to more contemporary artists such as Amy Winehouse, Jill Scott & Lauryn Hill.
Paul is an accomplished,entertaining and experienced singer and musician who has performed at theatre, cabaret, stadiums and arenas, on video, film, radio and television all over the world. He has had chart hits in both Britain and Europe and appears on at least 30 albums and as many singles.He has worked with countless top European producers and musicians including Alan Winstanley, Nigel Kennedy, OMD and The Lightening Seeds.
GF Acoustic are one of the most sought after and highly acclaimed bands in the events industry, with a reputation that precedes them right across the globe!
The Live Lounge Project
The Live Lounge Project was inspired by a love for the world renowned Radio 1 Live Lounge show. This group of 5 world class musicians bring you some of the best BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge performances live to your event or venue.
4 Poofs and a Piano
Camp, irreverent, self-deprecating, high octane, naughty but fun all-round entertainment with original
comedy songs, pop standards, dance, physical comedy and light-hearted banter. 4 Poofs and a Piano have everyone from students to the blue rinse brigade reaching for their Tena Ladies!
Rockin' Mark Vis
Rockin' Mark Vis is possibly the nations only fully mobile pub pianist, bringing the magic of a real upright piano to your event. Playing an eclectic mix of popular tunes through the ages, from Knees Up Mother Brown, through the likes of Delilah and onto Teenage Kicks and the joy of Madness, he'll play tunes guaranteed to put a smile on your face, along with plenty of foot tappin' blues and boogie woogie. >> more
Iron Boot Scrapers
Using the trad jazz instrumentation of sousaphone, banjo, sax and percussion Iron Boot Scrapers seek to do what the trad jazzers were doing way back when, ie play the popular music of the day. Why have such stomping instrumentation and then play tunes that are almost 70, or more years old? The Iron Boot Scrapers tackle all form and genres......
Veronica Blacklace is a culmination of talent evolving from 10 years in West End entertainment and a highly acclaimed vocal talent all now infused into the seductive World of Burlesque.
This sexy provocateur provides full on vocal performances with her risqué audience participating shows which have been a huge success in prestigious venues including star studded performances featured recently in top celebrity magazines. Her Big Band ballads & a teasing routine have made Veronica Blacklace a performer in demand.
Off beat and On Key Acapella Doo Wop boy band The T-Tones bring close-harmony into the 21st century; gone are the straw boaters, stripy jackets and bow ties: what remains are songs delivered with harmony and style performed by this modern day barbershop quartet with (more than a little) charm and a dash of cheek.
Soprano Sharon Elizabeth
Sharon Elizabeth is an entertainer and singer who performs popular opera to saucy cabaret and everything inbetween! Her emotive, passionate performances, natural bright personality and beautiful soaring vocal ability have led her to be called “The People’s Soprano."Her classical looks and presence will give that touch of class to your event.
Performing an eclectic selection of cover versions ranging from salubrious swing, through to raucous rock'n'roll and present day pop Jazzmandoo are a dynamic outfit who can tailor their style and diverse repertoire to a wide ranging audience. Taking in a slab of soul, funk and Motown along the way, their passionate, playful and sometimes irreverent take on classic hits have become the soundtrack to many a shindig nationwide including wedding receptions, corporate functions, university balls and private parties…and zoos.
Blend the songwriting sensibilities of Joni Mitchell, the production values of Genesis and the epic pop of the Eurythmics and you start to get the idea of what Bruise have to offer. This unique duo bring an authentic and original contribution to the world of progressive folk with stunning voice, well crafted songs and exceptional arrangements.
Expect an evening of musical magic, performance swapping and off the cuff tomfoolery with maverick modern storytelling and multi-instrumental songsmithery. With a trunkful of instruments, two unruly voices and you the audience, a different show every night guaranteed!
"England enjoys a great new voice; Carly is worth the four Beatles all by herself. She composes sentimental ballads, music and words, that she sings with a great refinement of nuances, subtle vocal variations and an exquisite sensitivity, accompanying herself with the piano or guitar.
Brighton based Mike Mayfield plays solo as a guitarist and singer and with over 300 songs to choose from he can set a mood from smooth background music to upbeat sing alongs to heart stirring performances. In the last year he has shared bills with The Super Furry Animals, JLS and The Levellers
Slim Soda is a lounge bar duo who perform well know songs from the 40’s to the present day. Sounding like a cross between Shirley Bassey, Diana Ross and Julie London, Alison David is widely regarded as one of the most charismatic singers in the country.
Winner, Arts Foundation Songwriting Award 2009.
When Annie Lennox presented Emily with the Arts Foundation Award for Songwriting in January 2009, her passion and delivery; writing and performing great songs was being recognised.
“The best I’ve seen in twenty years” Harvey Andrews
Sometimes an acoustic guitar and a voice is enough, if you've got things called songs. Roger Davies is one of the most exciting singer songwriters to emerge from the West Yorkshire folk scene in many years.
"Alice has an excellent ear, powerful projection, great intonation, wonderful stage presence. SUPERB! SPLENDID!!" Carleen Anderson
With the music industry in an uncertain and ever changing climate, commercial music is crying out for an artist blessed with a little honesty; able to imbue music with real, raw emotion and sincerity. In short, an artist unafraid of the personal touch.
Alice Shaw is that artist.
The Wild Gentlemen of Swing. Playing and Singing a mix of New Orleans' swing and Parisian jazz from 1930s and 40s, with a modern musical flair, this Brighton (UK) based quartet is taking the world of swing to places it never dreamt possible.
"A great mix of early Bonnie 'Prince' Billy; mournful, slightly psychedelic, and brilliantly bleak" - Jeff Hemmings, Radio Reverb
Musician and singer-songwriter, Jaime Regan continues to create the intimate and haunting songs with which he made his name in NZ.
"The Busking Queens of Brighton"
Ukulele, flute, jazz drums and beautiful vocal harmonies breathes fresh air of new, young talent in an age where computer puke & synth rock dominate the charts. The Half Sisters know how to keep it simple and are producing unique catchy songs that transcend a diverse range of age groups.