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Alchemy Beat Collective

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About Alchemy Beat Collective

Incredible, mashup party band covering a wide variety of music genres, great for any occasion. Brilliant musicians with an emphasis on fun.
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Alchemy Beat Collective is an eclectic group of professional performers and musicians who have come together to create a unique entertainment experience. By using clever mashups that blend live musicians with our own DJ, we have fused tunes from across the decades and genres (including Disco, Jazz, Latin, Blues and Pop) to produce a vibrant and distinctive sound. This mix of old and new is also reflected in the band's Steampunk-influenced look. And it doesn't stop there… While our music forms the centrepiece of our shows, we can also incorporate other live acts such as circus, burlesque, drag and comedy performers to create an entertainment experience you won't forget. To help us do this, we have collaborated with the brilliant The Electric Cabaret Company who have access to a huge range of incredible performers designed to wow your audience. Lady Beau is the driving force behind Alchemy Beat and brought the band together with Spider. She trained at drama school, is a seasoned compere, show producer and vocalist who knows how to work a crowd! She’s worked in many iconic venues including Highclere Castle and KoKo’s London. Clients include Arctic Monkeys, Sir Ian McKellen and Joan Collins. During a long-standing residency at London's Bunga Bunga, Lady Beau worked alongside DJ Spider, which was the catalyst for them creating Alchemy Beat Collective. Spider is a renowned DJ and mashup producer. His experience covers decades working in hundreds of large and small venues, and his career has seen him DJ for Royalty and a myriad of celebrities, as well as being a music programmer for Music Box Europe. It was also at Bunga Bunga that they also met the band's musical director and drummer, Joe Malone. Joe brings a huge breadth of professional experience to the band having worked as a musical director in London's West End, as well as on Broadway and in Las Vegas in the US. His show credits include The Producers, We Will Rock You and The Rat Pack is Back, as well as Chaka Kahn.

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Electro-Swing, 1970s era music, 1980s era music, 1990s era music, Swing, Pop, Covers, Disco, Funk, Funk rock, Soul, Pop rock
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Bar / Club / Venue event, Hotel / Restaurant event, Private event, Corporate event, Charity event, Christmas party, New Year's Eve, Birthday party, Concert, Cruise, Wedding
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Alchemy Beat Collective 's Song list

Gala - Freed From Desire (Spider’s Electro Swing Remix)
Jamiroquai vs. Gibson Bros - Canned Heat in Cuba
Prortugal the Man vs. Paulo Nutini - Feel The Pencil Full of Lead Still
Mark Ronson vs. Dolly Parton - Nothing Breaks Jolene
Queen vs. Gwen Stefani vs. Vanilla Ice - Another Hollaback Dust Up 
Camilla Cabello vs. Tones and I - Dance With Me In Havana
Eurythmics vs. Candi Statton - You Got Sweet Dreams Love
Toni Basil vs. The Ting Tings vs, Aha - Micky’s Not My Name
Mark Ronson vs. The Gap Band vs. Kool & the Gang - Oops Get Down To The Uptown Funk
The Doors vs. Claire Smith - Riders On The Cold Rain
Black Eyed Peas vs. Billy Eilish - Bad Bang Guy
A Taste of Honey vs. Maduza - Show Me a Piece of Your Boogie
Andrea True Connection vs. Ava Max - More More More Psycho
Boney M vs. Jaxx Jones - You Don't Know Me Daddy Cool
Brothers Johnson vs. Ava Max - Stomp On My Head & Heart
Donna Summer vs. Prince - I Would Die to Feel Love
George Benson vs. Nightcrawlers ft. Mufasa & Hypeman - Give Me The Friday Saturday Night
GQ vs. ATB & A7S & Topic - Feel Your Love on the Disco Nights
Heatwave vs. Tiesto - The Boogie Night Business
Jackson 5 vs. Joel Corey & MNEK - Shake Your Head & Heart
Melba Moore vs. Joel Correy - This Is It On Your Bed Tonight
Positive Force vs. Weeknd - Save Your Tears for another Funk
Silk City vs. Jackie More - It's Electricity This Time Baby
Silver Convention vs. Regard - Fly with Your Secrets Robin
Adamski vs. Rihanna - Disturbed Killer
Angelo Badalamenti vs. Everything but the Girl - Missing in Twin Peaks.
David Guetta vs. Blue Oyster Cult vs. Nightcrawlers - Don't Push the Fear Sexy Bitch
Freemasons vs. John Carpenter vs. XF Theme - Uninvited X~Files
Jace Everett vs. Faithless vs. Skelecta Dubfreq - Bad Insomnia Things.
Mark Snow vs. Bailey Tzuke - Uninvited X-Files (Harmonic Mix)
Ron Grainer vs. Daft Punk - Tales of the Unexpected One More Time
Stranger Things vs. Soft Cell - Stranger Tainted Things
Toxic - Post Modern JukeBox
Thriller - Post-Modern JukeBox
Toucha- Toucha -Toucha Me - Rocky Horror
TimeWarp - Rocky Horror
Creep - Radio Head
People Are Strange - The Doors
Sympathy For The Devil -
Trouble - Elvis Presley
Tainted Love - Imelda May
Blue vs. Christina Aguilera - Christmas is Too Close
Cascada vs. Chaka Khan - I'm Every Woman from Last Christmas.
Gwen Stefani vs. Madonna Santa's Sweet Escap
Sister Sledge vs. Vanilla Ice vs. Kurtis Blow - Thinking of Ice Baby (Spider's Sushi Christmas Mix)
Sophie Ellis Bextor vs. Chris Rea - Murder on the Roads for Christmas.
Wham vs. Modjo vs Stardust - That Music Lady Last Christmas
Wham vs. Robbie Williams - The DJ Rocked Last Christmas
All I Want For Christmas Is You - Mariah Carey
Last Christmas - Post-Modern Jukebox
Santa Claus Is Coming To Town - The Crystals
Merry Christmas Everyone - Shakin Stevens
Santa Baby - The Pussycat Dolls
Warm This Winter - Gabriella Cilmi
I Wanna Be Like You - Jungle Book
Don’t Stop Me Now - Queen
Car Wash - Rose Royce
American Boy - Estelle (Feat Kayne West)
Proud Mary - Tina Turner
9 - 5 - Dolly Parton
Stuck In The Middle With You - Steelers Wheel
My girl - The Temptations 
how sweet it is - Marvin Gaye
Stand by me - Ben E. King 
Sittin' on the dock of the bay - Otis Reading 
Let's stay together - Al Green
Human nature- Michael Jackson
Lovely day - Bill Withers
Valerie - Amy Winehouse 
Stuck in the middle - Steelers Wheel 
Brown eyed girl - Van Morrison 
Soul Man - Sam and Dave 
I try - Macy Gray 
All night long - Lionel Ritchie 
Rock with you - Michael Jackson 
Kiss -Prince
Could you be loved-Bob Marley 
Long train running - Doobie Brothers  
Play that funky music- Wild Cherry 
I got you ( I feel good)- James Brown
Alright now - Free
Johnny B Goode - Chuck Berry 
Never too much - Luther Vandross
Ain't nobody - Chaka Khan
Shake your body down- Michael Jackson  
Change the world - Eric Clapton
Can't stay away from you - Gloria Estefan 
Lady ( hear me tonight)- Modjo
Englishman in New York- Sting 
Walking on the moon- The Police 
Beggin' - Frankie Valli and the four seasons   Yes 
Simply the best -Tina Turner 
Higher ground -Stevie Wonder 
Sledgehammer - Peter Gabriel 
Crazy - Gnarls Barkly 
You really got me - the Kinks
Maniac -Michael Sembello
I can't go for that - Hall and Oats 
Walk this way - Aerosmith 
Should I stay or should I go - The Clash 
Are you gonna go my way - Lenny Kravitz
Sweetest Taboo- Sade 
Kissing a fool- George Michael 
Fragile - Sting
Send one your love- Stevie Wonder 
Overjoyed - Stevie Wonder 
Mountains o'things- Tracy Chapman 
Liberian girl - Michael Jackson 
No ordinary love- Sade 
Alphabet Street - Prince
Maybe Tomorrow - Stereophonics 
Sign Your Name - Terence Trent D'arby
Everybody's changing - Keane 
Blackbird- The Beatles 
Heaven can wait - Michael Jackson 
Take me to the river -Al Green 
Faith - George Michael 
Just the two of us - Bill Withers
Billy Butler – Right Track 
Chuck Wood – Seven Days 
Mr Flood’s Party – Compared to what 
Marlena Shaw – Wade in the Water
Ray Charles – I don’t need no doctor
Ella Fitzgerald – Get ready
Georgie Fame – Somebody stole my thunder
Don Tomas – Come on train 
The MVPs – Turning My Heartbeat Up
Stevie Wonder – Signed Sealed delivered
Frank Wilson – Do I love you
Joe Tex – Show me 
Wilson Picket – Land of 1000 dances
Stevie Wonder – Uptight
Jean Knight – Mr Big Stuff
Jacksons 5 – I Want You Back
Al Wilson – The Snake
Martha and the Vandellas – Heatwave
Marvin Gaye – Witness
Eta James – Tell Mama
Arthur Conley – Sweet soul music
Supremes – You can’t hurry love
Blues Brothers – Everybody needs somebody 
Jackie Wilson – (Your love keeps lifting me) Higher
Customer questions

Do you have different line-up options?

The principal lineup is 3 vocalists, drums, keys, and bass guitar, with either electric guitar or Sax and DJ. We also have a 7 piece option without the DJ and a six-piece without one vocalist and DJ.

What if my timings change after I've booked you?

We will always try and be as flexible as we can and accommodate your requests.

Can you provide an iPod/DJ service before and between your sets?

We have a brilliant experienced and professional DJ included in the principal lineup, who can play before, between sets and afterwards.

How much time do you need to set up?

We take about 1 hour to set up and as soon as the PA is set up we can provide a free playlist service to help set the atmosphere and get the guests ready for the live show.

Can I pick the songs you play from the set list?

We have carefully chosen the songs to create an amazing show and get the guests dancing. We can of course tweak this if there is anything special you particularly want.

Is all of the equipment (e.g. PA & lighting) included in your quote?

We have a medium-sized PA and lights will be extra.

Can you learn song requests before the event?

We can and are happy to discuss this upon request. There is a fee of £50 for this extra rehearsal time.

Alchemy Beat Collective 's Prices

Note: prices may vary based on travel distance. For an exact quote, click “Check availability”.

Standard Prices
Performance durationPrice
Up to 1 hour£3000
Up to 2 hours£3600
Up to 3 hours£4000


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Alchemy Beat Collective 's Reviews

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Simone F
1 year ago, for a Birthday party in High St
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5 out of 5

The band performed for my 50th birthday party and they were just fabulous. My guests loved the the mashups which were brilliant to dance to. I also loved the cheeky interaction from the host Lady Beau. They really got the parted started and were very professional. They also had great, fun costumes. Thoroughly recommended!

Krysha O
1 year ago, for a Private event in Uplands Cres
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5 out of 5

The Alchemy Beat created such a fun atmosphere from the minute they started playing. The mashups were great, clever and unique. They also did some great covers too. The show was interactive, which I loved. The whole room ending up dancing the night away. Such a fun evening, thanks for doing a great job.

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