Acoustic duo

The Cakes

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About The Cakes

Acoustic duo
Leeds
Public liability insurance of £10 million
The Cakes are an acoustic duo based in Leeds, with a huge repertoire, and a wealth of experience.

The Cakes are an acoustic duo based in Leeds, who play popular songs from the last 60 years. Their repertoire is vast, and encompasses a huge array of genres, from rock and indie, to funk and soul. They’ve played over 300 gigs around the country together, and have experience with all sorts of music venues. They've played numerous corporate parties, weddings, birthday parties, Christmas parties and restaurant shows. The Cakes have received brilliant testimonials, and have never had an unhappy client. They play shows every week, so book them in quick!

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:
Christmas, 1980s era music, 1990s era music, 1970s era music, 1960s era music, Blues, Pop, Acoustic, Funk, Covers, Motown, Soul, Top 40, Rock, Alternative rock, Britpop, Indie, Pop rock
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Event types:
Wedding, Wedding proposal, Church service, Hotel / Restaurant event, Bar / Club / Venue event, Private event, Corporate event, Concert, Theatre / Show, Cruise, Burns night, Birthday party, Christmas party, New Year's Eve
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Song list

1. ABBA - Does Your Mother Know?
2. Adele – Send my love (to your new lover)
3. Adele / Bob Dylan – Make you Feel My Love
4. AME-100%
5. Amy Winehouse – Valerie
6. Ariana Grande – Side to side
7. Ben E King - Stand by Me
8. Beyonce – Crazy in Love
9. Bill Withers – Aint No Sunshine
10. Blink 182 - What’s my age again?
11. Bombay Bicycle club – Always Like This
12. Bombay Bicycle Club – Dust on the ground
13. Britney Spears - Toxic
14. Bruno Mars - Marry You
15. Bruno Mars - Run away baby
16. Bruno Mars – Treasure
17. Carley Rae Jepsen – Call me Maybe
18. Cat Power – Sea of Love
19. Chaka Khan – Aint Nobody
20. Christina Aguilara- Genie in a bottle
21. Coldplay – Yellow
22. Daughter – Landfill
23. David Guetta ft Sia – Titanium
24. Dean Martin – Let it Snow
25. Destiny’s Child – Say My Name
26. Disclosure – Latch
27. Eartha Kitt – Santa Baby
28. Ed Sheeran – Shape of You
29. Ed Sheeran- Thinking out loud
30. Fleetwood Mac – Dreams
31. Fleetwood Mac - Everywhere
32. Fleetwood Mac - Go your own way
33. Foo Fighters – Best of You
34. Foo Fighters – Everlong
35. Foster the People - Pumped Up Kicks
36. George Michael - Faith
37. Girls Aloud - Love Machine
38. Gloria Gaynor - I will survive
39. Jackson 5 - Blame it on the boogie
40. Jessie J - Price tag
41. John Legend – All of Me
42. Justin Bieber - Sorry
43. Justin Timberlake – Cry Me a River
44. Justin Timberlake – Senorita
45. Katrina and the Waves – Walking on Sunshine
46. Katy Perry – Chained to the Rhythm
47. Keane – Somewhere Only we Know
48. Kings of Leon – Use Somebody
49. Lady Gaga – Pokerface
50. Leonard Cohen - Hallelujah
51. Madonna- Material girl
52. Mariah Carey – All I want for Christmas is you
53. Maroon 5 -Sunday morning
54. McFly – All About you
55. MEDLEY - Price tag/halo/fresh prince
56. MGMT - Electric feel
57. Misc – Happy Birthday
58. Monkees – Daydream Believer
59. Nick Jonas – Jealous
60. Noah and the Whale – 5 years time
61. One direction - You don’t know you’re beautiful
62. Outkast - Hey Ya
63. Peter Andre – Mysterious Girl
64. Pharrell Williams – Happy
65. Phil Collins - You can’t hurry love
66. Ray Charles - Hit the Road jack
67. Sam Smith – Stay with me
68. Sean Kingston - Beautiful girls
69. Sixpence none the richer – Kiss me
70. Snow Patrol – Chasing Cars
71. Soft Cell - Tainted Love
72. The Beatles – Eight Days a Week
73. The Beatles – Twist and Shout
74. The Commitments – Mustang Sally
75. The Coral – Dreaming of You
76. The Killers – Mr Brightside
77. The temptations - My girl
78. The Weekend - I can’t feel my face
79. TLC – No Scrubs
80. Vanessa Carlton – Thousand Miles
81. Walk the Moon – Shut up and Dance
82. Wet Wet Wet – Love is All around
83. Wham – Last Christmas
84. Wham - Wake me up before you go go
85. Wheatus -Teenage Dirtbag
86. Whitney Houston - I Wanna Dance with Somebody

Prices

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

Standard Prices
Performance durationPrice
Up to 1 hour£450
Up to 2 hours£550
Up to 3 hours£650

Reviews

From customers:

Francesca, 2 years ago

The Cakes were simply fantastic - after stepping in last minute everything was organised with such ease and we were so happy they were able to perform the song for our first dance. Many of our guests spoke to us on the night or in the days after to say how much they enjoyed Jordan & Chris’ performance - echoing our thoughts. Thank you for making our night and being such fun, talented performers! We couldn’t have asked for better.

Amanda, 2 years ago

The Cakes really made our day special, they tailored a song request to how we wanted it and our first dance was perfect! All my guests were commenting on how good they are and they even got my nan up dancing at the end. Would highly recommend!

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