It had gone a little quiet on the band registration front recently, that was until this week where it went a bit mad, here’s a selection of recent wedding bands and acts for hire in the UK through Freak Music
Rolled Gold (above) are a stylish covers/function band featuring 3 male members, female bass player and a female lead vocalist. These 5 highly experienced musicians are ideal for weddings, corporates or any other functions. They offer music from every decade right up to the present day, from Chuck Berry to Blondie, the Beatles to the Cardigans, you can be sure there will be something special for everyone. They always deliver and are a totally live band, you will find them, courteous, punctual and thoroughly professional….
Roberts and McMaster aka Making Tracks (below) have been performing together for two years, prior to that as soloists and are regularly booked at a number of venues in the East Midlands. They perform a number of covers with a heavy influence of Americana in the shape of Ryan Adams, Josh Ritter, Neil Young and also a number of well known popular favourites. They are able to pick it up or chill you out with their sweet harmonies. Featured on the ‘BBC’s introducing’ and main stage performers at Bakewell Festival for the last three years. Laid back, no frills, no gimmicks, no backing tracks entertainment.
Atlantico, established in the South of England, are a nine piece band who defy you not to dance. Whether they are locked into the back-beat of Cumbia, the offbeat galloping rhythm of a Porro, or throwing in some Mambo, Merengue or Colombia’s own style of Salsa, you have to get up and move. Native Colombian, Antonio Porras, fronts the band singing in the traditional style particular to his country. Highly talented Colombian percussionist Gregorio Merchan is at the heart of Atlantico’s rhythm section. The distinctive sound of Oren Stone’s accordion weaves insistent melodies that stay with you long after the night is over while the horn section punctuates the music with rich harmonies. Hot Latin rhythms, the sounds of Colombia, the dancing never stops….
Jay Bradbury is a a pianist based in Liverpool, Merseyside. He provides background music for weddings, Civil Ceremonies corporate events and private parties, his style of playing is Easy Listening/Classical/Blues/Modern & Standards. Jay has been playing the piano for over 19 years. Live piano at your Corporate Event/Birthday Party/Wedding/Civil Ceremony/Bar Mitzvah or House Warming can really make the difference for your guests. Music is the most social of all art forms, and the versatility of piano music is ideal for bringing people together in celebration.