The Skip Jacks : main Freak Music profile photo

The Skip Jacks

Music

Overview

  • Female fronted rock and pop band with additional folk style music.
  • Glorious repertoire of specially arranged rock and pop from acts as varied as Amy Winehouse, Andy Williams, Blur and the Arctic Monkeys
  • Perform as a female fronted 5 piece band as standard
  • Can also provide early background music set and a jazz set

Location

The band are based in London although to members come from St Albans. They regularly gig in and around London, Surrey, Cambridge, Oxford and Kent.

Standard Set Times

  • 3 x 45minutes of live music between 8pm and midnight with recorded music between sets.

About this Act

The Skip Jacks are a fantastic wedding and events band that will absolutely blow your socks off! Playing the best in pop and rock with a fun and folky twist, The Skip Jacks are sure to have your guests up and dancing all night! With their Mumford and Sons style they are perfect for a festival style wedding, and will complement any event with their carefree and fun vibe.

The band got to know each other while studying at the Academy of Contemporary Music in Guildford, and a little while later formed the band. They are a reliable and professional 5 piece, with Nicole’s effortless and beautiful vocals backed up by the awesome talents of Alex on drums, Jake on guitar, Jack on Bass and Alex on keys. You can probably tell from the videos that these guys will be bringing the happy vibes to your event, and getting all your guests in the spirit of things! They’ll be playing a floor filling mix of popular modern hits as well as the classics that everyone knows and loves.

Set List

Adele – Hello
A-ha – Take On Me
Amy Winehouse – Valerie
Andy Williams – Can’t Take My Eyes Off You
Arctic Monkeys – I Bet You Look Good On The Dancefloor
Avicii – Wake Me Up
Backstreet Boys – Everybody (Backstreets Back)
The Beatles – I Saw Her Standing There
The Beatles – Twist and Shout
Ben E. King – Stand By Me
Bill Hayley and The Comets – Rock around the clock
Blackstreet – No Diggity
Blink 182 – All The Small Things
Blur – Parklife
Bon Jovi – Living on a Prayer
Britney Spears – Hit Me Baby / Oops I did it again
Bruno Mars – Uptown Funk
Bryan Adams – Summer of 69
Chuck Berry – Johnny Be Good
The Clash – Should I Stay Or Should I Go
Coolio – Gangsta’s Paradise / Tetris
Craig David – 7 Days
Daft Punk – Get Lucky
Daniel Beddingfield – Gotta Get Through This
Deep Blue Something – Breakfast at Tiffany’s
Dick Dale and His Del-Tones – Misirlou (that song from Pulp Fiction)
Ed Sheeran – Thinking Out Loud
The White Stripes – Seven Nation Army
Elvis – Hound Dog
The Fratellis – Chelsea Dagger
Fresh Prince & Jazzy Jeff – Boom Shake The Room
Fresh Prince & Jazzy Jeff – Fresh Prince of Belair
Ini Kamoze – Hotstepper
Jason Mraz – I’m Yours
Jerry Lee Lewis – Great Balls of Fire
Jess Glynne – Hold My Hand
Jet – Are You Gonna Be My Girl
The Killers – Mr Brightside
Kings of Leon – Sex On Fire
Lady Gaga – Bad Romance
The Lumineers – Hey Ho
Lynyrd Skynyrd – Sweet Home Alabama
Mark Morrison – Return of The Mack
Marvin Gaye – Let’s Get It On
The Monkees – I’m A Believer
Montell Jordan – This Is How We Do It
Mumford ans Sons – I Will Wait
Mumford And Sons – Lion Man
Mumford and Sons – The Cave
Oasis – Champagne Supernova
Omi – Cheerleader
Otis Redding – Sitting On The Dock Of The Bay
Paulo Nutini – Pencil Full of Lead
Peter Andre – Mysterious Girl
Plan B – She Said
Pharrell – Happy
The Proclaimers – 500 Miles
Queen – Crazy Little Thing Called Love
Rihanna – We Found Love
Robyn Thicke – Blurred Lines
Sam Smith – Stay With Me
Snow Patrol – Chasing Cars
Steelers Wheel – Stuck in the Middle With You
Take That – Back For Good
Taylor Swift – Shake It Off
Van Morrison – Brown Eyed Girl
Wild Cherry – Play That Funky Music

Lineup

  • 5-piece band consisting of female lead vocals, keys, guitar, bass and drums.
  • They also offer a line-up including double bass and acoustic guitars.

Share

© Freak Music | Design by Freak Design
| Site By Livingstone Creative