Pal Joey – Swing

 

ACT DETAILS ________________________________________

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

EXPERIENCE _______________________________________

Type of music played: 60’s, 70’s, 80’s, Jazz, Light Music, American standards
Sample song list:
Frank Sinatra
Michael Bublé
Dean Martin
Bobby Darin
Louis Armstrong
Elvis Presley
Andy Williams
Robert Palmer
The Killers
Elton John
Eric Clapton
Buddy Holly
Take That
Neil Diamond
Stealers Wheel
Van Morrison
Lynrd Skynrd
Commitments
Paul Weller
REM
Nat King Cole
Garth Brooks
Jamie Cullum
Frankie Valli
Dire Straits
Interact with crowd:
Previous venues played:
Pubs, Hotels

EQUIPMENT ________________________________________

Instruments played:
None
Tracks: Yes
Acoustic gig: No
Sound equipment:
Yes. Mackie Thump 15″ Active Speakers, bass bin,
Lighting equipment:
Yes. ADJ Mega Par Profile Plus stage lighting
Break/Interval music: Yes

 

 
 
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