Soul Street- Headliners – (21.00)
After a barnstorming set in 2015, we are delighted to welcome back Soul Street as your Saturday night headliners!
Four words to describe Soul Street – “Professional, Energetic, Fun and Dedicated.”
Soul Street have been established since 1993, in that time they have gone from strength to strength playing at hundreds of prestigious venues the length and breadth of the UK! The band boast some of the finest musicians on the circuit and they strive to give 100% commitment and enthusiasm at every show.
“There are no musicians standing still looking at sheet music in our band. We feel that our performances are as much about the visuals as they are about the music!”
The Maverick Rejects – (19:30 – 20:30)
TMR play mainly punky covers of RockN’Roll Classics including Rockin’ all over the World, Surfin’ USA, Jailhouse Rock and the famous Maverick Rejects Rock’N Roll Medley and many more while still pleasing the hardcore of our fanbase with massive classic rock anthems such as Sweet Home Alabama. I Love Rock N’ Roll, Hey Jude and I Fought the Law. Come along and you WON’T be disappointed!
Ant Music – (18:00 – 19:00)
The band was formed in 2014 and have been taking the local gig scene by storm recently and have made a name for themselves as a leading tribute to Adam Ant / Adam & The Ants
Combining Lee’s authentic vocals with the dazzling lead guitars of Craig and Mark, pounding bass from Duncan and the powerhouse tribal drumming of Graeme and Ian, ANTMUSIC re-create the essence of classic Adam & The Ants with accuracy and dedication, making every show a performance to remember, delivering songs that defined the sound of the 1980s with passion, enthusiasm and the unmistakable Ants sound.
Acoustic Beatles – (16:25 – 17:25)
Acoustic Beatles are performing on Saturday 28th April 2017
Since forming in 2004 Acoustic Beatles have endeared themselves to a legion of fans. Thier venues have included tours in Ireland, Tenerife, Greece and all over England, the recipe is simple, a genuine love of the Beatles music painstakingly re-created. the end result? A contemporary and refreshing take on some of the best Beatles songs in the history of music. Their live portfolio features a 6 gig stint at the Cavern Club during International Beatles week in Liverpool, they also had the pleasure of opening the world famous Hard Days Night Hotel also in Liverpool where only the crème de la crème play, add this to the Acoustic Festival of Britain where they shared the stage with, Jethro Tull, also the Welsh Festival playing with the Bay City Rollers and Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark, they have played to audiences from 100 to 4,000. In 2017 they have been asked to play again at the Acoustic Festival of Britain 2017 and finally every Beatle bands dream, (Acoustic Beatles Live duo) got to to play at Abbey Road studios in early December 2016.
10CCLO – (15:00 – 16:00)
“The Greatest hits of 10cc and ELO. Remember these? Dreadlock Holiday, Mr Blue Sky, I’m Mandy Fly me, Evil Woman, The Things We Do for Love,
Wild West Hero, Life is a Minestrone, Art for Art’s Sake, Turn To Stone, I’m not in Love… A few amongst many of the massive hits that make up the timeless repertoire of 10CC and The Electric Light Orchestra.
Their songs are worldwide rock classics and FM radio staples, that over the passing decades have remained in the hearts of millions of fans… and in the hearts of the musicians that make up the only European tribute to these 2 incredible bands from the last 4 decades
Based in The North of England, 10CCLO is made up of a very talented group of musicians who all share a collective love and passion for the music of 10CC and ELO. 10CCLO bring their own unique approach to the music that include all of both bands greatest hits, with this show there is as one fan put it “All Killer and No Filler”!”
Chloe Chadwick Trio – (13:30 – 14:30)
Chloe Chadwick is an artist with her own formidable ‘UKcountry’ sound and style. With a voice that is unique and distinctive, and a charm on-stage that transcends her years…..
Originally from Staffordshire and now based in the North East of England, Chloë has been a part of the music scene since her teenage years. She has performed across Europe in locations as diverse as the French Alps and the Mediterranean. She has graced many a stage with only a guitar as her accompaniment, wowing audiences with her vocal ability and song-writing talents. Her unique sound has been captivating crowds across the UK & at major festivals including the ‘C2C’ (Country 2 Country) Music Festival attracting over 30,000 music fans, alongside the likes of ‘The Shires’, ‘Striking Matches’, & ‘Ward Thomas’. Recording an original track in LA last year working with International & multi award winning producer ‘Chris Garcia’ (Demi Levato, Leona Lewis, Santana, Dido) gave Chloë an insight into world- class music production.
2016 has seen Chloë nominated for two prestigious awards, Best UK Female Country Artist and Best UK Act of 2016 at the Country Music Awards. Chloë’s musical journey continues after performing a headline spot at SummerTyne Americana Festival in the company of some legendary talent including Mary Chapin Carpenter, Imelda May and Gretchen Peters, as well as a recent support to The Shires, ending on a high in 2016!
We can’t wait for Chloe to grace our stage in 2017
Taylor Payne – (12:30 – 13:05)
As a frontman and guitarist for a number of respected North East bands, Taylor has a reputation for delivering high energy performances to crowds all over the region. Performing solo with just an acoustic guitar and his voice, Taylor entertains with versions of classic pop, rock and indie songs. With a set list full of massive singalongs and up tempo covers he’s guaranteed to entertain.
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Terry & Sean – (12:00 – 14.00) Pop-up stage – Hall
Following a brilliant debut at our 2016 festival, Terry Fletcher and Sean Taylor are coming back to to play a relaxed set in our Bar/Hall area on Saturday 29th April 12pm-2pm.
Please note: All artists are subject to change without notice. Times may be adjusted without notice
Today’s selected charity will be:-
St Oswald’s provides specialist care for local adults, young people and children. Situated in Newcastle upon Tyne, their purpose-built facilities offer a range of flexible services to North East families. They make no charge for any of their services, ensuring hospice care is available to everyone.
For further information on the work that fact do please check out their website :- www.stoswaldsuk.org