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Betty and the Bandanas



  • All-female funk/soul/pop covers band
  • Covering artists like Stevie Wonder, The Commitments, Michael Jackson, Bruno Mars and more
  • Perform as a 5 piece
  • DJ option


The band are based in Newcastle and play across the surrounding areas (Tyne and Wear, Durham, Northumberland)

Standard Set Times

  • Two 45 minute sets
  • Three 30 minute sets
  • Two 1 hour sets
  • One 1 1/2 hours set
  • One 2 hour set

About this Act

Newcastle based five piece Betty and the Bandanas are a professional group of all-female musicians that pride themselves in their energetic performance and powerful lead and backing vocals.

The band specializes in performing funk and soul music, from past to present - tunes that everyone knows and loves that are guaranteed to get you up dancing! This takes in acts as varied as Stevie Wonder, Amy Winehouse, Daft Punk and many more. 

Half the band members hold music degrees and all have years of experience playing in a variety of venues all over the UK and abroad This band is female power at its best!


Set List

Superstition – Stevie Wonder
Play that Funky Music – Wild Cherry
In the Midnight Hour – The Commitments
Heard it Through the Grapevine – Marvin Gaye
Hard to Handle – The Commitments
Rock with You – Michael Jackson
Take Me to the River - The Commitments
Try a Little Tenderness - The Commitments
Son of a Preacher Man – Dusty Springfield
Living for the City - Stevie Wonder
Canned Heat – Jamiroquai
Uptown Funk – Mark Ronson/Bruno Mars
Mustang sally – Wilson Pickett
Valerie – Amy Winehouse
Billie jean – Michael Jackson
Higher and higher – Jackie Wilson
Signed, Sealed, Delivered – Stevie Wonder
Get Lucky – Daft Punk
My girl - The Temptations
Dock of the Bay – Otis Redding
Piece of my Heart – Dusty Springfield
September – Earth, Wind and Fire
Crazy – Gnarls Barkley
Sweet Soul Music – Arthur Conley
Proud Mary – Tina Turner
Happy – Pharell Williams
Back to Black – Amy Winehouse


  • 5 piece band consisting of vocals, guitar, bass, keys and drums


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