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About Guy Shaw
Gavin is a superb vocalist covering many different genres of music, his passion for music and singing is reflected in his performances.
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Public liability insurance of £5 million
I can perform outdoors
I have a car I can use to travel to gigs
I require car parking close to venues
I can perform with backing tracks
My equipment is PAT tested
I own a PA system
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Swing, Modern jazz, Jazz, Easy listening, Covers, Pop, Rock 'n' Roll, 1960s era music, 1970s era music, Blues, Acoustic, Folk, Country, 1980s era music
Perfect pitch, Singing teaching, Songwriter
All I Do is Dream of You - Michael Bublé
All Right Now - Free
Always the Last To Know - Del Amitri
Always on My Mind - Elvis
Amazed - Lone Star
American Trilogy - Elvis
Angels - Robbie Williams
Baker Street - Gerry Rafferty
Bony Moronie - Larry Williams
Born to Be Alive -Patrick Hernandez
Broken Stones - Paul Weller
Bye Bye Love - The Everly Brothers
C'mon Everybody - Eddie Cochran
Call Me Irresponsible - Michael Bublé
Candy - Robbie Williams
Cracklin' Rosie - Neil Diamond
Crazy Little Thing Called Love - Michael Bublé
Dance the Night Away - The Mavericks
Dignity - Deacon Blue
Does Your Mother Know - Abba
Don't - Elvis
Don't You Forget About Me - Simple Minds
End Of The Line - Traveling Wilburys
Every Day Is Like Sunday - Morrissey
Feel Like Makin Love - Bad Company
Fever - Michael Buble
Fields Of Gold - Sting
Forever in Blue Jeans - Neil Diamond
Girl of My Best Friend - Elvis
Halfway To Paradise - Billy Fury
Heartache Tonight - Michael Buble
Hello Again - Neil Diamond
Human - The Killers
Hungry Eyes - Eric Carmen
I Am I Said - Neil Diamond
I Feel Fine - The Beatles
I Just Cant Help Believin' - Elvis
I Saw Her Standing There - The Beatles
Is This The Way To Amarillo - Tony Christie
Johnny B Goode - Chuck Berry
Just Cant Get Enough - Depeche Mode
Just The Way You Are - Billy Joel
Lay Down Sally - Eric Clapton
Layla (Unplugged) - Eric Clapton
Let Your Love Flow- Bellamy Brothers
Lets Dance - David Bowie
Loch Lomond - Runrig
Longfellow Serenade - Neil Diamond
Losing My Religion - REM
Love Is All - Malcolm Roberts
Love Letters - Elvis
Mack The Knife - Bobby Darin
Money For Nothing - Dire Straits
Mony Mony - Billy Idol
Mustang Sally - The Commitments
My Eyes Adored You - Franki Valli
My Life - Billy Joel
My Way - Elvis
Needles and Pins - The Searchers
Peaceful Easy Feeling - The Eagles
Pretty Woman - Roy Orbison
Proud Mary - Elvis
Rhinestone Cowboy - Glen Campbell
Ring Of Fire - Johnny Cash
Rockin All over The World - Status Quo
Save The Last Dance For Me - Michael Bublé
September Morn'- Neil Diamond
Sex is on Fire - Kings Of Leon
Shang a Lang - Bay City Rollers
She's Like The Wind - Patrick Swayze
Shine a Light - McFly
Sit Down -James
Skin Deep -The Stranglers
Stuck In The Middle With You - Stealers Wheel
Sultans Of Swing -Dire Straits
Summertime Blues - Eddie Cochran
Suspicious Minds - Elvis
Sweet Caroline -Neil Diamond
Take Me Home -John Denver
Thats Entertainment - The Jam
Kenny Rogers - The Gambler
The Most Beautiful Girl - Charlie Rich
The Sun Ain't Gonna Shine - Walker Brothers
Three Steps to Heaven - Eddie Cochran
Ticket to Ride - The Beatles
Wake Me Up - Avicii
Wake Up Little Susie - The Everly Brothers
Walks Like Rihanna - The Wanted
Walk of Life - Dire Straits
Way Down - Elvis
White Wedding - Billy Idol
Wonderful Tonight - Eric Clapton
You Never Can Tell - Chuck Berry
Your Latest Trick(live version) - Dire Straits
Plus many more available
What if my timings change after I've booked you?
As the client, I will always endeavour to suit your requirements within reason, timing problems are a common occurrence so I am used to working around these.
Can you provide an iPod/DJ service before and between your sets?
Dependant on time and performance I can supply this service, usually after. This can be arranged before the event if notified and is a standard extra cost of £100 in addition to the agreed fee for the event.
How much time do you need to set up?
I can set up in roughly 45 minutes and again this depends on layout and access.
Can I pick the pieces you play from the set list?
If it’s on the setlist then yes you can choose the songs, always worth asking for various songs as these may be something I can cover and have on the night, obviously this is not a guarantee but I welcome the request.
Do you bring all the equipment you need to perform?
Everything needed to perform on the day is supplied by myself.
Can you learn specific pieces before the event?
Again. Ask about that special song, I may already have it, if not, and I have two weeks notice, and it is something I can do then that would be fine, subject to my discretion. Please also note if I can perform song request I do not charge any extra for this.
What do your clients love most about your performances?
By experience, I find my flexibility appeals to most and actually being able to sing various genres properly, I pride myself on this.
Which venues have you performed at in the past?
Various clubs, pubs, hotels, corporate events, garden parties and I have performed live at the BBC.
Which artists have you been most influenced by?
I love various artistes music, but I am not influenced by any of them, every voice is unique and I do not try to sound like anyone else. They are them and I am me.
What is the most high profile gig you've performed?
Performing live at the BBC with Beverley Knight.
Note: prices may vary based on travel distance. For an exact quote, click “Check availability”.
|Short performance (up to 15 min)||£50|
|Up to 1 hour||£200|
|Up to 2 hours||£280|
|Up to 3 hours||£400|
evening reception music, subject to clients requirements, flexibility in regards to performance times
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