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American Roots Country Blues, Ragtime, Slide Guitar & Vocals
I can perform outdoors
I have a car I can use to travel to gigs
I require car parking close to venues
My equipment is PAT tested
I own a PA system
Folk, Bluegrass, Country, Easy listening, 1920s era music, 1930s era music, 1950s era music
Guitar, Slide guitar
Private event, Hotel / Restaurant event, Bar / Club / Venue event, Corporate event, Charity event, Concert, Recording session, Theatre / Show, Birthday party
What if my timings change after I've booked you?
I always try to be flexible to help ensure your event runs as smoothly as possible. If timings change slightly in the run up to the event just let me know.”
Can you provide an iPod/DJ service before and between your sets?
“Absolutely. This is a really popular request and I actually offer this service for free. If you'd like a DJ service via our PA after the final set until the venue closes, I provide this for an additional £100.
How much time do you need to set up?
Usually set up about 1 hour before the performance time. As soon as our PA is set up we can provide a free playlist service to help set the atmosphere and get your guests ready for mylive performance!”
Can I pick the pieces you play from the set list?
My set lists are crafted from countless performances and learning what works best to ensure guests dance and have an amazing time. However, I am definitely happy to chat through and make sure we find what works for your event. ”
Do you bring all the equipment you need to perform?
YES I bring all the equipment and I have full public liability insurance as most venues demand this
Can you learn specific pieces before the event?
It depends on time .. If a song isn't included in my song list there may still be a chance I already know it. If there is a special song you'd like me to learn I am happy to do this for you. There is a fee of £30 for this service to take into account rehearsal times etc. ”
Which venues have you performed at in the past?
I have performed 100 gigs a year for the last 30 years in all kinds of venues large and small.
Which artists have you been most influenced by?
Dylan. Johny Cash. Robert Johnson. John Prine. Blind Willie McTell. Blind Boy Fuller. Mississippi John Hurt.
What is the most high profile gig you've performed?
New York , Furnival Hall.On Broadway . Virgin Superstar Finalist. Lumley Castle. Party in the Park .
Note: prices may vary based on travel distance. For an exact quote, click “Check availability”.
|Short performance (up to 15 min)||£60|
|Up to 1 hour||£150|
|Up to 2 hours||£180|
|Up to 3 hours||£250|
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