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Niran Mistry

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About Niran

Bassist / Guitarist based in Manchester UK. I drive, read, can improvise, know 1000s of tunes with years of gigging experience.
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I've played 1000s of gigs over the years, including ship work, functions, tribute shows, theatre pit shows, bar work and everything in between. I have years of recording experience too. I now work as a band leader for Triple N Music alongside my session musician career.

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Niran's Reviews

From Encore customers:

Will P
7 years ago
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5 out of 5

Really professional, punctual and would recommend.

From other customers:

Stephanie C
8 years ago

Thank you for coming to play at my party and helping to make it especially funky.

From other musicians:

25 October 2016

I performed alongside Niran at the RCNM Northern Sessions, a very mature player, with a great pocket and groove no matter what genre he tackled.

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Niran's Song list

These + 1000s more:
(I’ve Had) The Time Of My Life - Bill Medley and Jennifer Warnes
(Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher and Higher - Jackie Wilson
9 To 5 - Dolly Parton
A Little Respect - Erasure
Africa - TOTO
Ain't No Mountain High Enough - Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell
Ain’t No Sunshine - Bill Withers
Ain’t Nobody - Chaka Khan
All Night Long - Lionel Richie
All The Small Things - blink-182
Alright - Supergrass
American Boy - Estelle ft. Kanye West
Angels - Robbie Williams
At Last - Etta James
Bad Romance - Lady Gaga
Beat It - Michael Jackson
Best Of My Love - The Emotions - A
Billie Jean - Michael Jackson
Blame It On The Boogie - The Jacksons
Bootylicious - Destiny’s Child
Brown Eyed Girl - Van Morrison
Cake By The Ocean - DNCE
California Gurls - Katy Perry
Can’t Stop The Feeling - Justin Timberlake
Careless Whisper - George Michael
Celebration - Kool & The Gang
Come Together - The Beatles
Crazy - Gnarls Barkley
Crazy In Love - Beyonce
Crazy Little Thing Called Love - Queen
Dance Monkey - Tones And I
Dancing In The Dark - Bruce Springsteen
Dancing in the Moonlight - Toploader
Dancing In The Street - Martha Reeves & The Vandellas
Dancing Queen - ABBA
December, 1963 (Oh What A Night!) - Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons
Disco Inferno - The Trammps
Don’t Start Now - Dua Lipa
Don’t Stop Believin’ - Journey
Don’t Stop Me Now - Queen
Easy Lover - Phillip Bailey feat. Phil Collins
Everybody (Rock Your Body) - Backstreet Boys
Everywhere - Fleetwood Mac
Faith - George Michael
Footlose - Kenny Loggins
For Once In My Life - Stevie Wonder
Forget You - Cee Lo Green
Freed From Desire - Gala
Friday I’m In Love - The Cure
Get Lucky - Daft Punk feat. Pharell Williams
Get Ready - The Temptations
Girl Put Your Records On - Corrine Bailey Ray
Hallelujah, I Lover Her So - Ray Charles
Happy - Pharell Williams
Hard To Handle - Patti Drew
Heatwave - Martha Reeves & The Vandellas
Hey Jude - The Beatles
Highway To Hell - AC/DC
Hit Me Baby One More Time - Britney Spears
Hold My Hand - Jess Glynne - A
Hold On, I’m Comin’ - Sam & Dave
Hotel California - The Eagles
How Will I Know - Whitney Houston - E
I Believe In A Thing Called Love - The Darkness
I Don’t Feel Like Dancin’ - Scissor Sisters
I Got You (I Feel Good) - James Brown
I Heard It Through The Grapevine - Marvin Gaye
I Saw Her Standing There - The Beatles
I Wanna Dance With Somebody - Whitney Houston - E
I Will Survive - Gloria Gaynor
I Wish - Stevie Wonder
I'm Outta Love - Anastacia
I’m A Believer - The Monkees
I’m Coming Out - Diana Ross
If I Ain’t Got You - Alicia Keys
Isn’t She Lovely - Stevie Wonder
Jailhouse Rock - Elvis Presley
Jump - Van Halen
Kiss - Prince
Knock On Wood - Eddie Floyd
Lady (Hear Me Tonight) - Modjo
Lady Marmalade - Christina Aguilera, Lil’ Kim, Mya, P!nk
Land Of A Thousand Dances - Wilson Pickett
Last Request - Paolo Nutini
Livin’ On A Prayer - Bon Jovi
Locked Out Of Heaven - Bruno Mars
Love On Top - Beyonce - A
Love Really Hurts Without You - Billy Ocean
Mamma Mia - ABBA
Man! I Feel Like A Woman - Shania Twain
Million Dollar Bill - Whitney Houston
Move On Up - Curtis Mayfield
Moves Like Jagger - Maroon 5
Mr. Brightside - The Killers
My Guy - Mary Wells
My Love Is Your Love - Whitney Houston
Never Too Much - Luther Vandross
New Rules - Dua Lipa
New Shoes - Paolo Nutini
No Scrubs - TLC
One Kiss - Calvin Harris feat. Dua Lipa
Only Girl (In The World) - Rhianna
Oops!… I Did It Again - Britney Spears
Pencil Full of Lead - Paolo Nutini
Play That Funky Music - Wild Cherry
Price Tag - Jessie J
Proud Mary - Tina Turner
Rather Be - Clean Bandit feat. Jess Glynne
Reach - S Club 7
Rehab - Amy Winehouse
Relight My Fire - Take That
Rescue Me - Fontella Bass
Respect - Aretha Franklin - A
Rock With You - Michael Jackson
Rolling In The Deep - Adele
Runaway Baby - Bruno Mars
Say You’ll Be There - Spice Girls
Señorita - Justin Timberlake
September - Earth, Wind & Fire
Seven Nation Army - The White Stripes
Sex On Fire - Kings Of Leon
Shackles - Mary Mary
Shake A Tailfeather - The Blues Brothers & Ray Charles
Shake It Off - Taylor Swift
Shout - The Isley Brothers/Lulu
Shut Up And Dance - Walk The Moon
Signed, Sealed, Delivered - Stevie Wonder
Sing It Back - Moloko
Sir Duke - Stevie Wonder
Sk8r Boi - Avril Lavigne
Somebody Else’s Guy - Jocelyn Brown
Somebody Told Me - The Killers
Son of a Preacher Man - Dusty Springfield
Stand By Me - Ben E. King
Summer of 69 - Bryan Adams
Superstition - Stevie Wonder
Sweet Child O’ Mine - Guns ’N’ Roses
Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This) - Eurythmics
Sweet Home Alabama - Lynyrd Skynyrd
Teenage Dirtbag - Wheatus
That Don’t Impress Me Much - Shania Twain
The Best - Tina Turner
The Power Of Love - Huey Lewis & The News
The Way You Make Me Feel - Michael Jackson
These Boots Are Made For Walking - Nancy Sinatra
This Love - Maroon 5
Titanium - David Guetta feat. Sia
Toxic - Britney Spears
Treasure - Bruno Mars
Twist and Shout - The Beatles
Umbrella - Rhianna
Uptown Funk - Mark Ronson & Bruno Mars
Use Somebody - Kings of Leon
Valerie - Amy Winehouse
Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go - Wham!
Walking on Sunshine - Katrina & The Waves
Waterfalls - TLC
Waterloo - ABBA
We Are Family - Sister Sledge
When The Sun Goes Down - Arctic Monkeys
You Can’t Hurry Love - The Supremes
You’ve Got The Love - Florence + The Machine
Young Hearts Run Free - Candi Station

Niran's Prices

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

Standard Prices
Performance durationPrice
Short performance (up to 15 min)£100
Up to 1 hour£200
Up to 2 hours£300
Up to 3 hours£400
4 Piece Band
I can book you a full 4 piece events band to play at your event, including my fully PAT tested PA system. This will consist of guitar, bass, drums and vocals.
5 Piece Band
I can book you a full 5 piece events band to play at your event, including my fully PAT tested PA system. This will consist of guitar, bass, keyboards, drums and vocals.


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Customer questions

What do your clients love most about your performances?

I'm punctual, professional and I get the job done. If you need keychanges or last minute song requests- I can do it.

Which venues have you performed at in the past?

Over 1000 wedding venues, on a cruise ship, various theatres and bars.

Which artists have you been most influenced by?

As a bassist: -Pino Palladino -Victor Bailey -John Stockman As a guitarist: -Brian May -Tosin Abasi -Mike Lettieri

What is the most high profile gig you've performed?

Good question! I've played many sold out theatres in Spain and Portugal with a MIchael Jackson tribute act with venues ranging between 1000 and 2500 capacity. I can't remember which were the biggest!

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

Keep me in the loop, and I should be able to make something work. I'm quite flexible and appreciate honesty!

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

Yes I can

How much time do you need to set up?

As a standalone bassist/ guitarist I need 10 minutes. If you're booking a band through me then I'll need an hour and 10 minutes to set up a full band with my PA system.

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

Yes you can, If not I'll make you a setlist.

Do you bring all the equipment you need to perform?


Can you learn specific pieces before the event?

Yes- anything you need!
Christmas, Film / TV music, Electronic, Ambient, Breakbeat, Deep house, Drum 'n' Bass, Dubstep, EDM, Electro-Swing, Electronica, Garage, House, IDM, Industrial, Jungle, Techno, Triphop, 1920s era music, 1930s era music, 1940s era music, 1950s era music, 1960s era music, 1970s era music, 1980s era music, 1990s era music, Jazz, Blues, Cabaret, Dixieland, Gypsy jazz, Jazz fusion, Latin jazz, Modern jazz, Postmodern jukebox jazz, Ragtime, Swing, Barbershop, Gospel, Avant garde, Easy listening, Experimental, Light music, Marching, Noise music, Originals, Pop, Acoustic, Ambient pop, Americana, Covers, Disco, Funk, Funk rock, Hip Hop, Karaoke, Motown, R&B, Soul, Top 40, Tribute, Vintage, Rock, Alternative rock, Britpop, Classic rock, Glam rock, Hard rock, Hardcore, Heavy metal, Indie, Pop rock, Post rock, Power rock, Progressive rock, Punk rock, Rock 'n' Roll, Synth rock, World music
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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:
Arranger, Audio engineer, Composer, Orchestrator, Lyricist, Producer, Songwriter, Sound technician, Transcription, Fluent improviser, Fluent sight-reader, Live looping, Instrumental teaching, Theory teaching, Composition teaching, Examiner, Community music worker, Musicologist
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