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The Above

The Above are a high quality cover band performing the best songs from the 60's to now, ensuring your guests/clients are dancing all night! With over 30 years combined playing experience, you are sure to have the time of your life dancing and listening to your favourite songs as performed by The Above. We own and will supply full PA System and Lighting.

A vast repertoire is sure to cater for all types of guests on your special day.

We can offer a wide range of entertainment, beginning with our Acoustic Duo who creates the perfect atmosphere for wedding ceremonies or relaxing, welcoming and warming vibes.

Secondly, our full band service is a 4-piece live music package, playing the greatest hits from the past 50 years of pop, rock, soul and funk.

We can also cater for later nights with our DJ, saving clients hassle of booking additional entertainment. The DJ can play between and after our live band has completed their live sets.

Our vocalist Lucy has 13 years experience in the performing arts. She cruises through vocal melodies whilst entertaining and holding the crowd's attention. Lucy is sure to keep your ears warm and your feet moving!

Aaron plays bass for The Above and also looks after our sound when performing. He has nearly 10 years of experience performing live giving him the ability to hold down grooves that make you move. He has studied music extensively and graduated from DMU in 2015 with a BSc Music Technology.

Guitarist Bilal produces rhythmic and melodic guitar parts that interlink with vocal melodies perfectly. His knowledge of sonic space is excellent and can produce both hard hitting and soul soothing solos. Bilal boasts great experience and quality when it comes to playing guitar. Most notably performing in Hyde Park as part of the 2012 Olympic games.

James has played the drums for over 10 years. Having studied the instrument at college, he has since gone on to be a much-demanded drummer for local cover and wedding bands, whilst also locking down beats for originals projects. James' grooves set the foundation for the rest of the band to Funk, Pop and Rock through any event.



Act Information

Line-up

4 piece made up of vocals, guitar, bass and drums.

Extra Line-up(s)

DJ manned playlist = £150

Dj Extension past midnight (per hour) = £70

Acoustic Duo 1x45 minute set = £180

Also included

2K Mackie PA system and Mackie Subwoofer

Mackie DL1608 Wireless Mixer

Lighting - Full wind up Lighting Rig

2x Cameo 3 in 1 Strobe, Blinder and Wash Light

2x ADJ Plus Compact LED

3x Stair­ville LED Panel Multi function lights



Location

Midlands based and will travel to these areas: South East, South West, Midlands, North West, Wales.

Testimonials

Rachel Oldridge – Private Party – Queen of Bradgate, Leicester

"Thank you for playing at my birthday get together last night you were superb, everyone had a fantastic time and you certainly kept the dance floor jumping"


Ann McGowan – Private Party – Nottingham

"Thank you for making my evening so special!”


Lucy Parkes – Promotions Manager, Queen of Bradgate, Leicester

“Your set looked fab and sounded FAB! We definitely want you guys to do a gig or 2 here.”


Ben MacMichael – Wedding Guest – Hoby, Leicestershire

“I just want to personally say thank you so much to the whole band, for being so perfect last night for Katy and James' wedding. They definitely chose the best band to get everyone singing and up dancing.”


Emma Allen – Barmaid – The Old Inn Littlethorpe, Leicestershire

“Fantastic night really enjoyed it, love to see you all again.”

Highlights

A unique set catered for your guests
Over 30 years combined music experience
Large Repertoire of songs to get your guests up and dancing

Repertoire

Repertoire

70s and 80s
Al Green Let's Stay Together
Chic Good Times
Elton John Saturday Night (Alright for Fighting)
Elvis Burning Love
Jackie Wilson Your Love Keeps Lifting Me
James Brown Sex Machine
Marvin Gaye I Heard It Through The Grapevine
Marvin Gaye Let's Get It On
Status Quo Rocking All Over The World
Stevie Wonder Signed Sealed Delivered
Stevie Wonder Superstition
T-Rex Get It On
The Beatles Cant Buy Me Love
The Beatles I Want To Hold Your Hand
The Clash I Fought The Law
The Jam A Town Called Malice
The Kinks You Really Got Me
The Monkees I'm A Believer
The Ramones Blitzkreig Bop
The Undertones Teenage Kicks
Thin Lizzy The Boys Are Back In Town
Blondie Hanging On The Telephone
Blondie Maria
Bon Jovi Livin On A Prayer
Bryan Adams Summer Of '69
Chaka Kahn Ain't Nobody
George Michael Faith
Guns N Roses Sweet Child O Mine
Hall & Oates You Make My Dreams Come True
Joan Jett I Love Rock N Roll
Kenny Loggins Footloose
Prince Kiss
The Cure Love Cats
The Police Message In A Bottle
The Police Roxanne
90s to Present
Alanis Morissette Ironic
Blink 182 All The Small Things
Blur Song 2
Green Day Basket Case
Nirvana Smells Like Teen Spirit
No Doubt Just A Girl
Oasis Don't Look Back In Anger
Shania Twain I Feel A Woman
Sixpence None The Richer Kiss Me
Smash Mouth All Star
The Beautiful South Perfect 10
Weezer Buddy Holly
Wheatus Teenage Dirtbag
Amy Winehouse Stronger Than Me
Amy Winehouse Valerie
Arctic Monkeys Bet You Look Good On The Dancefloor
Bruno Mars Locked Out Of Heaven
Cee Lo Green Forget You
Daft Punk & Pharrell Get Lucky
Jet Are You Gonna Be My Girl
Kaiser Chiefs I Predict A Riot
Kasabian Club Foot
Kasabian Fire
Katy Perry I Kissed A Girl
Kings Of Leon Sex On Fire
KT Tunstall Black Horse And The Cherry Tree
Lenny Kravitz Are You Gonna Go My Way
Lenny Kravitz Fly Away
Outkast Hey Ya
Pharrell Frontin'
Pharrell Happy
Reef Place Your Hands
Stereophonics Dakota
The Darkness I Believe In A Thing Called Love
The Fratellis Chelsea Dagger
The Killers Mr Brightside
Walk The Moon Shut Up And Dance With Me
Christmas
Mariah Carey All I Want For Christmas Is You
The Pogues Fairytale In New York
Wizzard I Wish It Could Be Christmas Everyday
Bobby Helms Jingle Bell Rock
Shakin' Steven Merry Christmas Everyone
Slade Merry Xmas Everybody
Brenda Lee Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree
Various Santa Claus Is Coming To Town
Elton John Step Into Christmas
Duo / Stripped back
Al Green Let's Stay Together
Amy Winehouse Back To Black
Amy Winehouse Stronger Than Me
Bill Withers Ain't No Sunshine
Bob Marley Could You Be Loved
Childish Gambino Redbone
Ed Sheeran Thinking Out Loud
Eric Clapton Layla
George Michael Faith
Hozier Someone New
Jill Scott He Loves Me
John Legend Ordinary People
Marvin Gaye Let's Get It On
Norah Jones Don't Know Why
Pharrell Frontin'
Radiohead High And Dry
Red Hot Chilli Peppers Scar Tissue
The Goo Goo Dolls Iris
The Kooks Moves In Her Own Way
Van Morrison Moondance

Extra Costs

The price brackets above should be used as a guide only as all quotes are bespoke.


Performance times for most acts except Tributes and some other Unique performers are usually 2 x 60 minute sets or 3 x 40 min sets.

(If you require the act to perform longer than these times you may incur extra costs.)

Travel costs vary depending on the act and will be included to the quote given to you by our agents.

Our acts would usually expect to arrive around 6pm and to be finished around midnight.

(If you need the act to arrive earlier or finish later there may be extra costs but these can be negotiated.)