Smack the 80s
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About Smack the 80s
Rated as one of the UK's most authentic 80s Covers band providing lively and entertaining hits for non stop dancing and fun.
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Public liability insurance of £2 million
We can perform outdoors
We have vehicles we can use to travel to gigs
Our equipment is PAT tested
We own a PA system
A Little Respect
When Smokey Sings
Everybody Wants to Rule the World
Just can't Get Enough
Kids in america
Spin me round
Walk like an Egyptian
Walking on sunshine
We Close our Eyes
Love and Pride
Take on Me
The Look of Love
A town called malice
All Cried Out
Another one Bites the Dust
Lets hear it for the Boys
Get Into the Groove
Girls Just Wanna have fun
Musics gonna get you
The Heat is on
Diggin Your Scene
Don't Leave me this way
Don't You Forget About Me
Don't You Want Me
Heaven is a place // Talkin' Italian
I can't go for that
Im so excited
I'm your man
Living on the Ceiling
You take me up
Never can say goodbye
Never gonna give you up
Rock Mashup with / without Mel
The Way you make me feel
To Cut a Long Story Short
Video Killed the Radio Star
Wake me Up
We will rock you
Don't stop me now
Blame it on me
Can't Stop the F
Cosmic Girl/ M Jagger
Let me Entertain You
Movin' on Up
Saw her standing
Spirit in the Sky
What do your clients love most about your performances?
We create the sounds of the 80s very accurately , but probably they enjoy our energy...particularly from our professional front line singers who really know hoe to engage with an audience and have fun.
Which venues have you performed at in the past?
Hotels, Cruise Ships, Castles, Marquees, Clubs, Military Events...pretty much everywhere including for John Lewis playing in the Store at Christmas !!
Which artists have you been most influenced by?
All the 80s Stars
What is the most high profile gig you've performed?
Various festivals, and several 500 plus corporate functions
Will the singer be the same as who I see in the videos?
“We strive to make sure the line-up you see is what you get on the night. We do have pre-audititioned 'dep' musicians available in case a band member falls ill or is unavailable. As a professional band our reputation means everything so you can be confident that all of our players are of a very high level.”
Do you have different line-up options?
Our five piece line up is, Front line Male Vocals, Front Line Female Vocals, Keyboards/Guitar, Bass/ Saxophone, Drums. 4 Piece with only one front line vocalist.
What if my timings change after I've booked you?
“We always try our best 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 us know.”
Can you provide an iPod/DJ service before and between your sets?
“Absolutely. This is a really popular request and we actually offer this service for free.
How much time do you need to set up?
“We usually arrive and start to set up about 1.5 hours before the performance time. As soon as our PA is set up we can provide a free playlist / back ground music service to help set the atmosphere and get your guests ready for our live performance!”
Can I pick the songs you play from the set list?
Our set lists are crafted from countless performances and learning what works best to ensure guests dance and have an amazing time. However, we're definitely happy to chat through and make sure we find what works for your event. ”
Is all of the equipment (e.g. PA & lighting) included in your quote?
“Our PA and lighting system is included in your quote. We usually require a MINIMUM of 20 ft wide by 12 ft deep space to perform”
Can you learn song requests before the event?
Sometimes we can depending on the song....if not we can provide the track for a Wedding First Dance choice or play in the interval music.
Note: prices may vary based on travel distance. For an exact quote, click “Check availability”.
|Up to 1 hour||£1200|
|Up to 2 hours||£1200|
|Up to 3 hours||£1500|
Support Act and /or DJ4 musicians
Having been in the entertainment business for many years we have worked with some great support acts and DJs. If you would like us to recommend a complete evenings entertainment we can discuss this when we speak, and then quote an additional fee
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