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Fun Classic Pop/Rock trio - the perfect blend of humour and experience.
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The John Noakes Experience is a hard hitting rock n roll band playing rock classics from 6 decades. This classic three piece have been kicking around the scene for the past 2 decades themselves and have strutted their stuff at some of Britain's most prestigious venues, including The Hard Rock London, Hammersmith Odeon and The Royal Albert Hall Featuring covers of some of the best bands in the world including The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, The Kinks, David Bowie,Bad Company, Lynard Skynyrd, The Small Faces, T Rex and The Who to name a few, the band have had the honour of playing alongside such greats as Judas Priest - Ian Gillian - Bruce Dickinson and Roger Daltry and even Chas and Dave. The band was formed back in 1990 by Ian Larkin Phill Mason and Ross Griggs and soon gained a reputation for packing every venue they visited. With their unique style and hard hitting rhythm section the lads were also favourites as session musicians in the studio and have appeared on many recordings for some very well respected bands and artistes. Its on stage that the band are most sought after and in 2006 were part of British heavy metal band BONED appearing on the bill at the Royal Albert Hall London Teenage Cancer Trust gig for Roger Daltry and Harvey Goldsmith , opening for Judas Priest, The Scorpians and Ian Gillan. Numerous tours followed both at home and abroad and the band also released their debut album “Up At The Crack” (Perris Records) followed by EP “Up At The Albert”( Current Records). The John Noakes Experience continues to bring its own unique show to the masses, spreading the gospel of keeping music well and truly live, kicking and above all entertaining.

Performance details
We can perform outdoors
We have vehicles we can use to travel to gigs
Our equipment is PAT tested
We own a PA system
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1st Encoreversary
1960s era music, 1970s era music, 1980s era music, 1990s era music, Funk rock, Covers, Pop, Rock, Classic rock, Pop rock
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Song list

Get it On - T-Rex
20th Century Boy - T-Rex
Jean Genie - David Bowie
Brown Sugar - Rolling Stones
Satisfaction - Rolling Stones
Hey Joe - Hendrix
Purple Haze - Hendrix
Make Me Smile (Come Up and See Me) - Steve Harley and Cockney Rebel
Flip Flop and Fly - Big Joe Turner, Blues Brothers
Can't Get Enough - Bad Company
Alright Now - Free
Free Falling - Tom Petty
While My Guitar Gently Weeps - Beatles
Mighty Quinn - Bob Dylan, Manfred Mann
Everybody Needs Somebody - Solomon Burke, Blues Brothers
You Really Got Me - The Kinks
All Day and All of the Night - The Kinks
Substitute - The Who
Need Your Love So Bad - Little Willie John, Fleetwood Mac
Sweet Home Alabama - Lynryd Skynryd
Crossroads - Robert Johnson, Eric Clapton
Lay Down Sally - Eric Clapton
Twist and Shout - , The Top Notes, Beatles
Hard Day's Night - Beatles
Walking By Myself - Jimmy Rogers, Gary Moore
When You Say Nothing At All - Keith Whitley
Lazy Sunday Afternoon - Small Faces
Itchycoo Park - Small Faces
All or Nothing - Small Faces
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Ross M, 1 year ago

Guys turned up on time very friendly,professional and very easy to talk to. I had left the choice of music to them telling them my party details and they for filled all that was required I can only hope iv got another occasion so that I can book them again , all age groups all gave good comments .thanks again for making my night special Ross

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FB P, 3 years ago

Look forward to seeing you sometime in the New Year. Great Musicians! x

FB P, 3 years ago

They can all play, sing, entertain and act the clown brilliantly.

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