Updated: Jul 30, 2021
Pro-Bands are incredibly excited to announce our first public live event of 2021!
Angel Central, London recently completed a £16m refurbishment, and to mark the occasion a 4-day Summer Festival has been organised with food, drinks, live music (by us), giveaways and plenty of family fun!
Live on the Lawn features an eclectic line-up of 12 incredible artists and bands over the four days. Every artist brings their own unique style and flair, with genres and set-lists for everyone to enjoy and sing-a-long too!
If you're in the area, pop by, meet the Pro-Bands team and enjoy free live music courtesy of Angel Central!
Thursday 29th July
Live performer, session player, composer (and regular at Blues Kitchen Camden), Tom Jaworski will be kick-starting the Summer Fête with a blues and pop rock setlist of songs we know and love.
A regular performer at the Tom regularly plays in ‘The Blue Devils’ blues band alongside legendary musicians such as Jim Leverton, Richard Studholme, Graham Walker, Dave Bronze, Andy Newmark and Hamish Stuart.
Roo Savill is an exciting vocal talent whose unique tone and style has led to her voicing major ad campaigns, TV shows and Hollywood movie soundtracks, as well as touring the world as a backing vocalist to the stars, including Nile Rodgers, Rod Stewart, Rag n Bone man, Ellie Goulding, Florence + the Machine, 30 Seconds to Mars, John Newman, Demi Lovato, Olly Murs (the list goes on).
Roo’s vocal coaching credits also include The Voice, Songland UK and Little Mix: The Search.
Ruby and the Rhythms
Pro-Bands' very homegrown band, Ruby & The Rhythms, are one of the country’s most popular party bands, performing across the UK, Europe and internationally. The London five-piece know just how to work a crowd with their energetic live shows. Blending the best retro soul, 90s dance and garage and rock tunes with the latest chart hits, the band’s set list includes the best tracks that modern music has to offer, all delivered with a passion and raw energy – this is live music as it’s meant to be!
Friday 30th July
Singer and songwriter, Dan Henwood, will be taking to the stage with an amazing setlist of rock classics, indie pop and contemporary hits. There will be a song for everyone!
Straight Out The Crate's lead singer Zola Marcelle is a must see! With her latest work being described as ‘a seminal piece of art’, ‘ethereal’ and ‘killing’, Zola Marcelle is a name you will undoubtedly hear more of. Her bass & vocal EP done.undone.redo is produced, co-written and mixed by herself with a list of collaborators to boast about. At a young age, Zola Marcelle had her own headline show ‘Jazz Through The Years’ and has sung at venues such as Wembley Stadium, O2 Islington and The Royal Albert Hall.
Dom Pipkin and the Ikos
Piano virtuoso Dom Pipkin is one of Europe’s top exponents of New Orleans rhythm and blues. Pipkin’s band, Dom and the Ikos, takes the New Orleans influence and fleshes it out with drums, harmonies and wailing sax. A resident at Ronnie Scott‘s London and around the RnB club scene, the band’s reputation as a top level live act is second to none.
Pipkin travels the world as the keyboard player with trip-hop pioneers Morcheeba. Dom was also the Musical Director for Paloma Faith, and has played for Laura Mvula, Paul Weller and John Newman to name a few, but has always kept a close connection to his second home, New Orleans.
Saturday 31st July
Acoustic guitarist and singer, Andy Cranham, will start your Saturday just right with covers ranging from the Beatles to Backstreet Boys, Mumford to Whitney and many more!
Tim Hain is a compelling performer, singer, guitarist, songwriter and bandleader with roots in blues, reggae, and “all the great singer-songwriters.” Playing for over 15 years, Tim Hain has honed his songs and skills in the best possible way and even opened for Chaka Khan!
The Happy Jacks
Old school friends, The Happy Jacks have been performing together since they were just 15 years old. Over a decade later, having played countless events, festivals and charity gigs, the band have skillfully honed an eclectic repertoire ranging from 50s Rock n Roll to disco and modern classic to get everyone up on their feet.
Sunday 1st August
Luke + Matt Presents
Long-term friends Luke and Matt join forces for a B2B DJ set with an eclectic mix of upbeat sounds and feel-good classic.
Jamside Up play a blend of blues and reggae as well as classic reggae covers, originals and a wide variety of music… reggae style. Having toured with Reggae stars such as Tyrone Taylor, Winston Reedy, Janet Kay and Carol Thompson, this band have a Rasta heart and smokin’ sound!
The Rothgang are a totally unique experience by incorporating only the best song choices, cool improvisation, quirky links and exciting musical breakdowns into their show – making each song their own with musical flair, vast gigging experience and raw passion for performing.
Organising a festival, event or party? Speak to the team at Pro-Bands and help us create the perfect soundscape for your event!
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