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Type of Act: Tribute Act
Rhys James is “Pal Joey”, a sophisticated singer bringing you the smooth sounds from legendary artists such as Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Bobby Darin, Elvis Presley, Andy Williams and many more artists across the decades.
Using Professional Backing tracks with a state of the art sound system, Rhys specialises in delivering the big band nostalgic sounds from an era of the Rat Pack residency in the Sands Hotel Las Vegas. “Pal Joey” can also tailor the performance to suit any occasion.
A lifelong fan of the American Songbook, Rhys draws his inspiration from the big band sounds of Frank Sinatra, Bobby Darin, Dean Martin and most recently Michael Bublé. With a wide-ranging taste in music and a comprehensive repertoire, he has introduced classic songs from across the decades to appeal to all sections of any audience. Every set list is designed with care and can be tailored to suit any event
A highly experienced front man and vocalist, Rhys was the lead vocalist in the hugely successful 12 piece swing band “Midnight Swing” in which he performed and entertained at hundreds of wedding and corporate events the length and breadth of the UK and Ireland. he will ensure that every event he performs at is delivered with style and in a professional manner.
Special occasions covered (2hr gig):
40th, 50th, 60th, Wedding
Type of music played: 60’s, 70’s, 80’s, Jazz, Light Music, American standards
Sample song list:
Nat King Cole
Interact with crowd:
Previous venues played:
Acoustic gig: No
Yes. Mackie Thump 15″ Active Speakers, bass bin,
Yes. ADJ Mega Par Profile Plus stage lighting
Break/Interval music: Yes