Acoustic duo

Stanford Road

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About Stanford Road

Acoustic duo
Bournemouth
Public liability insurance of £1 million
Stanford Road are a Country/Americana duo from the UK. Bringing perfectly blended male/female vocal harmonies & a captivating live show.

Stanford Road are a Country/Americana duo who, as well as performing a great list of Americana/Country/Blues music hits, are also celebrated songwriters in their own rite. With many live performances under their belts, including shows in the home of Country music, Nashville, Tennessee, the duo have concreted a reputation for captivating, energetic and heartfelt live entertainment. Every audience is different, and this is something Stanford Road are experienced in understanding. Whilst a Stanford Road show can be a mesmerizing experience for live music fans, the pair also have a gift for connecting with their audience, even allowing the more ‘extroverted’ guests to be safely and enjoyably involved in the show. Whether you are looking for a gentle source of live music, or a night of energetic entertainment, Stanford Road can bring a unique piece of Country to your event. Give us a holler!

Performance details
We can perform outdoors
We have vehicles we can use to travel to gigs
We require car parking close to venues
Our equipment is PAT tested
We own a PA system
Musicianship
Genres:
Americana, Folk, Bluegrass, Country, Originals, Easy listening, Acoustic, Covers, Folk rock, Rockabilly
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Event types:
Hotel / Restaurant event, Bar / Club / Venue event, Private event, Corporate event, Concert, Cruise, Wedding, Birthday party
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Song list

‘Jolene’ - Dolly Parton
‘Need You Now’ - Lady Antebellum
‘Stand By Your Man’ - Tammy Wynette
‘The More I Drink’ - Blake Shelton
‘Sunny Afternoon’ - The Kinks
‘Ring of Fire’ - Johnny Cash
‘Painkiller’ - Turin Brakes
‘Blue Moon of Kentucky’ - Bill Monroe
‘Crazy’ - Patsy Cline
‘Wagon Wheel’ - Darius Rucker
‘Wayfaring Stranger’ - Johnny Cash
‘King of the Road’ - Roger Miller
‘Bad Moon Rising’ - CCR
‘This Little Light of Mine’ - (Traditional)
‘Rhinestone Cowboy’ - Glen Campbell
‘Don’t it Make My Brown Eyes Blue’ - Crystal Gayle
‘Cowgirls Don’t Cry’ - Brooks & Dunn
‘Folsom Prison Blues’ - Johnny Cash
'The Way I'm Living' - LeeAnne Womack
'Born To Be Wild' - Steppenwolf
'Proud Mary' - CCR
'The Times They Are a Changing' - Bob Dylan
'Ho Hey' - The Lumineers
'This Little Light of Mine' - Traditional
'All Kinds of Kinds' - Miranda Lambert
'Sweet Home Alabama' - Lynryd Skynryd
'Every Rose Has It's Thorn' - Poison
'Can't Cash My Checks' - Jamey Johnson
'Send It On Down' - LeeAnne Womack
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ORIGINAL SONGS:
'Maybe Tomorrow'
'He Sure Knew How To Party'
'If You Want Me'
'Black Coffee'
'So Wrong'
'Independence Highway'
'Letters'
'All On Me'
'Big Old Bed'
'Fools Comfort'
Customer questions

What do your clients love most about your performances?

Our audiences love our friendly and personalised approach, professional attitude and quality of performance.

Which venues have you performed at in the past?

We have performed at pubs, music venues and private functions.

Do you have different line-up options?

Our standard line is as follows: Male/Female vocal harmonies, guitar, percussion, harmonica. We can source additional Bass for larger audiences.

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

We are happy to be flexible to meet your requirements and the unforseen delays that can come with live events. If timings change in the run up to your event, let us know and we'll make allowances where possible.

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

We're happy to provide recorded music before and between sets. If you have a genre preference to be played, please do let us know and we'll find a great playlist to fit.

How much time do you need to set up?

We usually set up an hour before the performance time. As soon as our PA is set up we'll be happy to provide a free playlist to help set the atmosphere to get your guests ready for our live performance.

Can you roam around while you perform?

No - Due to our stage set up we need to remain within the performance area.

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

Our set lists are crafted from tried and tested 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 3 meters by 3 meters space to perform.

Can you learn song requests before the event?

We generally perform in an Americana style, but if you have a favourite song that isn't included in our song list we are happy to create something special for you. Please advise us at least four weeks in advance, there is a fee of £30 for this service to take into account rehearsal times etc.

Prices

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

Standard Prices
Performance durationPrice
Up to 1 hour£375
Up to 2 hours£650
Up to 3 hours£975
Packages
Personalised Music Message
Book me to create a unique music video for you to send to a friend as a gift. This could be a birthday message, first dance song for a wedding anniversary, or just your friend's favourite song to cheer them up.
£15
Pub Gig2 musicians
2 x 45 mins Live music, PA equipment, Lighting, music between sets
£250
Private party2 musicians
2 x 45 mins Live Music, personalised set, music between sets, lighting
£375
Drinks reception2 musicians
Two performances of up to 45 mins each during your drinks reception
£625

Reviews

From customers:

Http://brightonsource.co.uk/reviews/stanford-road-review/, 4 years ago

Stanford Road have great presence, great voices, solid musicianship & catchy songs.

Brighton S, 4 years ago

Stanford Road have great presence, great voices, solid musicianship, catchy songs and a constant flow of self-deprecating humour; so it’s hard to find any faults.

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