1980s era tribute band
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About The Artichokes
Rock / Pop Duo packing a punch
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1980s era tribute band
Public liability insurance of £10 million
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Booked for an Encore gig with less than 24 hours’ notice
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Average response time under 2 hours
This act has been working with Encore for over 4 years
Experienced: 5 bookings through Encore
Rock, Classic rock, Pop rock, Power rock, Rock 'n' Roll, Pop, Acoustic, Covers, Alternative rock
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Bar / Club / Venue event, Wedding, Wedding proposal, Funeral / Memorial service, Church service, Hotel / Restaurant 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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The Artichokes Set list as of November 2019:
It’s My Life - Bon Jovi
Boys of summer - Don Henley
A Little Respect - Erasure
Eye of the tiger - Survivor
Summer of 69 - Bryan Adams
Crazy little thing called love - Queen
All right now - Free
Seven nation army - The White Stripes
Sweet Dreams - Eurythmics
Born to be Wild - Steppenwolf
Final countdown - Europe
Run to you - Bryan Adams
Proud Mary - Tina Turner
Rockin’ all over the world - Status Quo
Power of love - Huey Lewis & the News
Teenage dirtbag - Wheatus
Times like these - Foo Fighters
Come together - The Beatles
You really got me - The Kinks
All Day and All Night - The Kinks
I’ll be there for you - The Rembrandts
Highway to Hell - AC/DC
Pretty Woman - Roy Orbison
Johnny B. Goode - Chuck Berry
Dreaming of You - The Coral
Hold the Line - Toto
Since You’ve Been Gone - Rainbow
Rocks - Primal Scream
I’m a Believer - The Monkeys
Stacy’s Mom - Fountain of Wayne
Danger Zone - Kenny Loggins
Sweet Child of Mine - Guns N’Roses
Dancing in the Dark - Bruce Springsteen
I'm Still Standing Elton John
Merry Xmas Everybody - Slade
Fariy Tale of New York - The Pouges
Last Christmas - Wham
I wish it could be Christmas every day - Wizard
Do you have different line-up options?
No we have already streamlined the band down to a duo whilst still maintaining a full band sound
What if my timings change after I've booked you?
Please stay open and communicate in the run up to the event. We will do the same and try our best to accommodate you.
Can you provide an iPod/DJ service before and between your sets?
How much time do you need to set up?
Can you roam around while you perform?
Can I pick the songs you play from the set list?
Is all of the equipment (e.g. PA & lighting) included in your quote?
Can you learn song requests before the event?
Yes, alrho Hi there is a fee of £30 for this service
What do your clients love most about your performances?
The spectacle of such a big sound coming from only two musicians. The upbeat and dynamic music keeps everyone on the dance floor.
Which venues have you performed at in the past?
Mainly pubs, and clubs.
Which artists have you been most influenced by?
Classic Rock like Bonjovi, AC/DC with some more alternative rock pop, and more modern stuff like the Foo Fighters
What is the most high profile gig you've performed?
This is a relatively new act. However as individuals we have played: Glastonbury introducing BBC radio show, Greg James drive time RSC BBC radio show Joe whyley
Note: prices may vary based on travel distance. For an exact quote, click “Check availability”.
|Up to 1 hour||£300|
|Up to 2 hours||£400|
|Up to 3 hours||£500|
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