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The Burning

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Act Profile

The Burning

The Burning is an energetic, classy and engaging band featuring a line-up of professional musicians with more than 15 years experience of live performances in different venues in London and UK. Their repertoire is characterised by a wide selection of Rock, Pop, Soul, Funk and Reggae classics, uplifting Motown songs, famous jazz standards, and many more.

The band is led by the charismatic singer Felipe Martins, from Spain, who is capable to literally enchant the audience with her charming voice and get everyone involved. Expect a non-stop show, full of famous uplifting songs and classy arrangements, which will get everyone up and dancing and singing along.

We provide a complete, stand-alone and flexible music equipment that can be adapted to the specific needs of the clients and types of venues. We have a very flexible and personalised approach with every single event, and always strive to provide a highly professional service throughout all the booking process, from the very first enquiry to the actual organisation and complexion of the event. This includes a close and constant communication with our clients at all times, in order to guarantee an outstanding custom-made show and service.

Act Information

Line-up

4-piece line up with bass, drums, guitar and vocals.

Extra Line-up(s)

5-7 piece line up: Add Sax, Trumpet or female singer

Also included

We have our own PA system for events with up to 120 guests. For larger attendances we have larger sound systems available at an extra fee.

basic lighting its included. Medium sized lighting sets are available at an extra cost.

Location

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

Previous Clients

Encore Musicians
Freak Music
Golden Grove entertainment
Quaglinos
Revolucion de Cuba
The Manor arms (Streatham)
The Cherry Tree (Dulwich)
The Fire Stables (Wimbledon)
The Clunhouse (Riuslip)

Testimonials

The Burning were an absolute delight to hire. Contact and confirmation was prompt and friendly - they booked in with no trouble and arranged a special set to suit the needs of our unusual audience. On the night, the band performed spectacularly, and held our crowd's attention, filling up the festival's biggest venue and getting everyone moving and singing along. We received loads of positive feedback from guests and staff about the quality of the music and the entertainment factor of the show. I would definitely hire the Burning Shoes again - and would recommend them to anyone looking for a lively covers band to really make an impact at your event.

Miles Battye
Senior Events Officer
The Scout Association



"We had a fantastic night! The music was just incredible I am a huge soul and reggae fan and by far you are the best band I've seen. You have a cool vibe which was perfect for us. I so appreciate you guys traveling from far. I’m so glad you had a good time too. I'd love to book you again I just need to plan or organise a party for it! If your ever in the area working again please feel free to give me a shout if there's anything you need . Will definitely be Intouch again, untill next time take care emma xxx"
Emma , Wedding , 1st of June 2018


Jose was an absolute pleasure to deal with and the band performed fantastically. Everybody at our event said how impressed they were with the professionalism of the band, many saying the band was the high-light of the evening and would book the band themselves for weddings, etc!
We asked the band to play a few requests and picked a range of songs from their current repertoire, which was a great mix of songs for everyone to enjoy.
Thank you for being sensitive to the occasion - it was a charity event commemorating what would have been my late Father's birthday - and this was something very much considered.
The band are extremely dynamic and although the listed singer could not attend the date of our event, singer Guilia is incredible and we couldn't have been happier!
We'd love to invite the band back to any future celebrations with hold.
100% recommend these fantastic musicians for any occasion.
HUGE THANKS and all the best,
Nicola & Family, May 2018



"Hi Jose thank you so much for Saturday, everyone loved your music last Saturday the 12th of May and I think you might have a few future booking coming your way. Thank you once again it was a great event and great music. Thanks"
Stephanie Scott, Family fun day, May 2018

Highlights

Energetic, classy and engaging
Professional musicians with more than 15 years experience
Constant communication with our clients at all times

Repertoire

Repertoire

Stevie Wonder Superstition
Ray Charles Hit the road
Elvis Presley A little less conversation
Michael Jackson Black or white
Aretha Franklin Respect
Stevie Wonder Signed sealed delivered
Michael Jackson Billy Jean
Elvis Presley Hound dog
Elvis Presley Jail house Rock
Elvis Presley Devil in disguise
Nina Simone Feeling good
Van Morrison Moondance
Frank Sinatra My way
Amy Winehouse Valerie
Marvin Gaye Heard it through the grapevine
Marvin Gaye What's going on
James Brown I feel good
James Brown Sex machine
James Brown Soul man
Chuck Berry Johnny be Goode
Michael Jackson Smooth Criminal
Stevie Wonder Master Blaster
Bob Marley No woman no cry
Otis Redding Sitting on the Dock
Daft punk Get Lucky
Pharel Williams Happy
Sam Cooke Wonderful World
Michael Jackson Rock with you
Michael Jackson Cant help it
Chaka Khan Ain't nobody
Bruno Mars Up town funk
Bill Withers Ain't no sunshine
Luther Vandross Never too much
Jackson 5 I want you back
Estelle American Boy
Stevie Wonder I wish
Al Green Let's stay together
Louise Armstrong What a wonderful world
Sam Cooke A change is gonna come
Bob Marley I shot the sheriff
Grand Funk Raiload Some kind of wonderful
Bruno Mars Treasure
Dusty Springfield Son of a preacher man
Michael Jackson Blame it on the boogie
Stevie Wonder Isn't she lovely
Bonney M Sunny
Aretha Franklin Respect
Ann Sexton You're loosing me
Marvin Gaye Sexual Healing

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.)