The Roustabouts been performed at a variety of events all around the South West of England (Bude, Penzance, Helston, Newquay and Mitchell in Cornwall, and Sidmouth and Honiton in Devon to name a few) but are happy to travel further afield also.
The Roustabouts Collective offer a musical cabaret experience that will amuse, bemuse and amaze. Performing a theatrical mixture of Gypsy, Balkan, folk, dance and swing influenced original songs and arrangements.
Expect rich harmonies, fast paced strumming, groovy bass lines, banging beats, virtuosic fiddle work, knees-up squeezebox merriment, a bombastic trombone, hair raising electric solos and a big slice of circus to top it all off. The group are fully insured, trained and equipped to undertake live music, fire manipulation and circus arts performance.
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Paint it Black - The Rolling Stones
Mr Soft - Steve Harley & the Cockney Rebels
Where is the Love? - The Black Eyed Peas
Son of a Preacher Man - Dusty Springfield
Minor Swing/Clint Eastwood mashup - Reindhart/Gorillaz
When I Get Low, I Get High - Ella Fitzgerald
Hey Ya - Outkast, I Wanna Be Like You - Louis Prima/The Jungle Book
Come On Everybody - Leningrad
I Predict a Riot - The Keiser Chiefs
Drunken Sailor - Trad
Ievan's Polka - Trad
Start Wearing Purple - Gogol Bordello
Move Your Feet (Everybody) - Junior Senior
Crazy - Gnarls Barkley
If you want the full Roustabout experience, they can also perform some Circus inspired original songs!
This act's standard set times are as follows: