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James Robert Doherty

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About James

Singer/song writer form Peterborough. Covers hits from 60's to modern day. Also plays in full bands, duo's, acoustic trio's.
Singing guitarist
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Between live and studio sessions, Jimmy has some 20 years experience as a vocalist. After a few solo cover gigs and talent compititions Jimmy joined an original band going from clubs to touring Germany and appearing on MTV. Although writing his own material, he also developed into a versatile singer being able to jump from classic swing to hard rock.

Performance details
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
I can perform while walking around a venue
My equipment is PAT tested
I own a PA system
Encore awards
3rd Encoreversary
1990s era music, 1980s era music, 1970s era music, 1960s era music, Easy listening, Originals, Pop, Acoustic, Funk, Covers, Top 40, Vintage, Rock, Alternative rock, Britpop, Classic rock, Hard rock, Glam rock, Indie, Pop rock, Power rock, Rock 'n' Roll, Punk rock, Progressive rock, Swing
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Event types:
Wedding, Wedding proposal, Funeral / Memorial service, Church service, Hotel / Restaurant event, Bar / Club / Venue event, Private event, Corporate event, Charity event, Concert, Recording session, Theatre / Show, Cruise, Burns night, Birthday party, Christmas party, New Year's Eve
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Other skills:
Lyricist, Songwriter, Instrumental teaching, Singing teaching
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Song list

Teenage Kicks (The Undertones)
Entitlement (Jack White)
20th Century Boy (T. Rex)
Burning Love (Elvis)
Use Somebody (Kings Of Leon)
Grow Old With Me (Tom Odell)
Crazy Little Thing Called Love (Queen)
Beatlebum (Blur)
Allelujah (Jeff Buckley)
Stand By Me (Ben E. King)
Seven Nation Army (The White Stripes)
Sweet Home Alabama (Lynyrd Skynyrd)
Ballad Of John & Yoko (The Beatles)
Polly (Nirvana)
Many Of Horror (Biffy Clyro)
Stuck In The Middle (Stealers Wheel)
Losing My Religion (REM)
One (U2)
Iris (Goo Goo Dolls)
Lucky Man (The Verve)
Gimme Some Lovin' (Spencer Davis Group)
Proud Mary (Tina Turner version)
Learn To Fly (Foo Fighters)
Make It Wit Chu (QOTSA)
You Do Something To Me (Paul Weller)
Free Falling (Tom Petty)
All Day And All Of The Night (Kinks)
Summer Of '69 (Brian Adams)
I Won't Give Up (Jason Mraz)
Hard Day's Night (Beatles)
Everlong (Foo Fighters)
Sex On Fire (Kings Of Leon)
Help! (Beatles)
I Wanna Grow Old With You (Adam Sandler)
Love Interruption (Jack White)
Something (Beatles)
Times Like These (Foo Fighters)
500 Miles (The Proclaimers)
Hey Ya (Outkast)
Jumping Jack Flash (Rolling Stones)
Help! (The Beatles)
Just One Drink (Jack White)
Go Your Own Way (Fleetwood Mac)
Tribute (Tenacious D)
Circle (OCS)
This Is How We Do It (Montell Jordan)
Angels (Robbie Williams)
You Really Got Me (Kinks)
Dancing On The Ceiling (Lionel Richie)
Locked Out Of Heaven (Bruno Mars)
My Hero (Foo Fighters)


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Wedding ceremony
This includes music before the service begins, music during the signing of the register, and music as guests leave.


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Carolyn H, 1 year ago

James is a very talented young man.

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Jackie S, 2 years ago

not what i expected

From other customers:

Red L, 4 years ago

Seriously rockin' gig tonight, cheers Jimmy.

Karen's 4, 3 years ago

Loved everything you played, Jimmy. kept the party alive all night.