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The Cupids

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Act Profile

The Cupids

The Cupids are a fun band set up by a group of professional London based session musicians of the highest caliber. They are also good friends adding to the bands musical warmth and interaction. They play a broad range of music with acoustic instruments making them the perfect band for wedding receptions, classy parties, hotels and functions of any kind. Between them the members have played with an impressive amount of named acts on both the popular and jazz circuits, including: Gwyneth Herbert, McFly, Oriole, Carmen Souza, Antonio Forcione, Heidi Vogel, The Urban Soul Orchestra, Seckou Keita, Tomorrows Warriors, Red Snapper, Julia Biel, The Friendly Fires, Five Guys Named Moe, Josh Ritter, The Jazz Jamaica All-Stars, The Mad Professor, Billy Cobham, Gerard Presencer and Roland Gift.

The Music Drops can perform instrumentally or alternatively with featured singers.

Act Information

Line-up

Five Piece Band (with singer) Line up: vocals, guitar, bass, drums and saxophone.

Extra Line-up(s)

Four Piece Band (with singer) Line up: vocals, guitar, bass and light drums/percussion. We will bring our own amplifiers.
Three Piece Band (with singer) Line up: vocals, guitar and light percussion
Four Piece Band (instrumental). Line up: guitar, bass, drums and saxophone
Duet : guitar/vocals

Also included

We have small amps sufficient for background music or we can hire a PA for events when necessary

Location

South East based and will travel to these areas: South East.

Previous Clients

Greenwich Jazz Festival, Quaglinos, Mercure Hotel Chain, Many private weddings and events

Testimonials

I just wanted to say thank you for yesterday. I really liked it and we got great feedback from our guests and many commented on Francesca fantastic voice. So well done and many thanks again.

Janine - Manager of Mercure Hotel Greenwich

Highlights

We turn up on time and are smart and professional
Francesca our singer is a star in the making but is as kind as they come
Our musicians play with the famous bands like McFly, The Friendly Fires, Baba Maal

Repertoire

Repertoire

Pop
Brown eyed girlVan Morrison
Lovely DayBill Withers
ValerieAmy Winehouse
CupidAmy Winehouse
My baby just cares for meNina Simone
Ain't No SunshineBill Withers
Get luckyDaft Punk
Hit the road JackRay Charles
Signed sealed deliveredStevie Wonder
Tears Dry On Their Own Amy Winehouse
TeardropsWomack and Womack
Three little BirdsBob Marley
MoondanceVan Morrison
MagicColdplay
YellowColdplay
HappyPharrell Williams
Somewhere over the rainbowEva Cassidy
CrazyGnarls Barkley
Come away with meNorah Jones
AngelSarah McLachlan
All along the watchtowerBob Dylan
Clap your hands Sia
Someone like youAdele
RoyalsLorde
Back to blackAmy Winehouse
Dirt in the groundTom Waits
Time after timeCyndi Lauper
Psycho killerTalking Heads
HaloBeyonce
Beautiful dayU2
By your sideSade
JoleneDolly Parton
JezebelSade
Kiss meSixpence none the richer
Life is beautiful that wayNoa
Mr tambourine manBob Dylan
Bongo bongManu Chao
This must be the placeDavid Byrne
Rise up Eddie Vedder
Redemption SongBob Marley
Fields of gold Sting
Fix youColdplay
RevolutionTracy Chapman
I need a dollarAloe Blacc
Wake me upAvicii
Rumour has itAdele
HallelujahLeonard Cohen
Nobody's perfectJessie J
SmileLily Allen
The sweetest giftSade
Walking on sunshineKatrina and The Waves
Wish you were herePink Floyd
Boa sorteVanessa da Mata and Ben Harper
ClandestinoManu Chao
Cosi celesteZucchero
L'appuntamentoOrnella Vanoni
Classic Jazz
At last
Autumn leaves
Cheek to cheek
Fever
Feeling good
He needs me
Nature boy
Wonderful world
A night in Tunisia
Autumn in New York
All of me
But not for me
Black coffee
Bye bye blackbird
Come rain or come shine
Easy living
Embraceable you
Fly me to the moon
Have you met miss jones
Here's that rainy day
I'll remember april
Like someone in love
Lover man
Mack the knife
Misty
My funny valentine
Moonlight in Vermont
Stella by starlight
Summertime
The man I love
Time after time
You go to my head
Acqua de beber
Chega de saudade (no more blues)
Corcovado (quiet nights of quiet stars)
Desafinado
Dindi
Estate
Garota de Ipanema
Insensatez (how insensative)
Les feuilles mortes (the autumn leaves)
Mas que nada
Vou te contar (wave)
Instrumentals
God Only Knows Beach Boys
Killing me softly The Fugees
Still Crazy After All These Years Paul Simon
Norwegian Wood Beatles
Mrs Robinson Paul Simon
50 Ways to leave your lover Paul Simon
Dig a pony Paul Simon
Something Beatles
Mr know it all Stevie Wonder
Isn't she lovely Stevie Wonder
You and I Stevie Wonder
High and dry Radiohead
Fake plastic trees Radiohead
Man in the mirror Michael Jackson
Son of a preacher man Dusty Springfield
Lets stay together Al Green
What's going on Marvin Gaye
People are strange The Doors
Shine on you crazy diamond Pink Floyd
Wish you were here Pink Floyd
Little wing JImi Hendrix
Englishman in NY Sting
Windmills of your mind
Fragile Sting
With a little help from your friends Joe Cocker
At Last Joni Mitchel
Both Sides now Joni Mitchel
Yellow coldplay

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.)