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The Colts are a high-energy professional party band whose members who have played in the West End; toured the world; supported well-known artists & appeared on television & radio. Playing hits from the 1950’s right up to the present day, including songs by Bruno Mars, The Killers, Stevie Wonder, Queen & The Beatles, The Colts' exhilarating live shows never fail to get audiences out of their seats and on to the dance floor!
5 stars - The Colts are Highly Recommended 45 Customer Reviews

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  • Professional musicians whose career highlights include performing on the West End; world tours; supporting well-known artists & appearing on television & radio!
  • Repertoire includes rock & pop hits from the 50’s right up to the present day, including songs by Bruno Mars, The Killers, Stevie Wonder, The Beatles & more!
  • Jazz trio or solo pianist sets available to enhance your days entertainment!
  • Acoustic sets including an early arrival of midday or 4pm available!
  • First dance and song requests welcome!
  • Free DJ Service when booked within 7 days of enquiry!

Line up:

Default lineup: 4 members

4 Piece Band: Lead Vocals/Lead Guitar, Keys/Sax, Bass and Drums.

Special Offers!
• BOOK an EARLY ARRIVAL and receive FREE Acoustic, Jazz Quartet or Ratpack/Swing sets included with Early Arrivals

Included as standard on ALL BOOKINGS:
• FREE Tablet DJ Service
• FREE First Dance Request
• FREE Limiter Friendly Set Up
• FREE Band-Client Liaison Service

Please see booking options or speak to an Alive Network booking agent for more details.
*Discounts are not valid on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Boxing Day or New Years Eve.

Highlights
* Professional party band providing live shows that never fail to get audiences out of their seats!
* Repertoire includes rock & pop hits from the 1950’s right up to the present day, including songs by Bruno Mars, The Killers, Stevie Wonder, Queen & The Beatles.
* Band members previous experience includes performing on the West End; world tours; supporting well-known artists & appearing on television & radio.
* Acoustic packages plus Solo Piano, Jazz Quartet and Rat Pack/Swing sets available on request (please see booking options).
* Sound Limiter friendly!

The Colts are a high-energy professional party band based in London. The four members of this group are talented, hard-working musicians, who have played in the West End; toured the world; supported well-known artists and appeared on television and radio.

The group plays rock and pop hits from the 1950’s right up to the present day, including songs by Bruno Mars, The Killers, Stevie Wonder, Queen and The Beatles. Their exhilarating live shows never fail to get audiences out of their seats and on to the dance floor!

The Colts work closely with event organisers to ensure that each individual client’s needs are met. They are flexible and accommodating and understand that every event is different.
So, if you are looking for an electrifying, versatile and experienced band for your event, then look no further; The Colts are the obvious choice!

Additional Packages (see booking options)
The Colts offer a range of packages to ensure your all-day entertainment is fully taken care of;

Acoustic Packages (included FREE with Early Arrival options)
The Colts' stripped-back sets of pop, rock, soul and motown classics provide the perfect atmosphere for drinks receptions and dinners. All instruments used can be played without amplification or electricity so sets can take place inside or out!
Performed as 2 x 30 minutes sets or 1x60min set, The Colts acoustic line-up includes acoustic guitar, acoustic bass, mandolin/piano and cajon/percussion.

Instrumental Jazz Quartet (included FREE with Early Arrival options)
The Colts Instrumental Jazz Quartet will entertain your guests with dazzling versions of popular jazz standards. This package brings a refined atmosphere to any drink reception, party or dinner. Performed as 2 x 30 minutes sets or 1x60min set with saxophone/piano, guitar, bass & drums.

Rat Pack/Swing Band (included FREE with Early Arrival options)
Treat your guests to a swingin' set of standards by much-loved artists such as Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis Jnr. This popular package provides audiences a great opportunity to dust off their dancing shoes in preparation for the party sets! Performed as 2x30min sets or 1x60min set with vocals, piano, bass and drums.

Solo Pianist
Performing 2 x 30 minutes, The Colts' versatile pianist can provide a variety of musical styles to suit any occasion; pop, rock, jazz, soul, motown and classical. This option truly adds a touch of class to proceedings and is an excellent way of adding live background music to your event.

Meet The Band
Tom - Lead Vocals and Guitar
Tom is much in demand as a session musician and has a number of high profile tours and recording credits under his belt. He has also appeared on a variety of television and radio programmes, including BBC Live Lounge, BBC Live at Maida Vale and The Late Late Show. Tom’s breath-taking vocals and commanding stage presence make him an ideal frontman for this exciting band!

Olly – Keyboards and Saxophone
Olly is a highly experienced musician with a performance degree from the London College of Music. He has played at a number of world-famous venues including The O2 Arena, Shepherds Bush Empire and Scala. His previous clients include well-known brands such as Aston Martin, Princess Cruises, Carphone Warehouse and Sky Television. Olly’s authentic keyboard sounds and saxophone lines truly allow the band to play ‘just like the record’.

Alex – Bass
Alex studied music at the prestigious Birmingham Conservatoire. He has a wide range of musical experiences including Orchestra work, Jazz Ensembles, Pit Bands, Function groups and multiple UK and European tours. Alex’s accomplished playing is the backbone of The Colts’ dynamic live shows. His funky bass lines keep the crowd up on their feet, dancing the night away!

Matt – Drums
Matt’s varied musical CV encompasses West End shows, European tours and UK festival appearances. He has played at many of the UK’s most well known venues, including Shepherds Bush Empire and Kensington Roof Gardens. His musical education took place at the world-renowned Drum Tech Music Schools in London. Matt's approach to performance is one of energy and musicality, so you can be sure that his groovy drumming will get the party moving!

Choose any of the following booking options when you hire The Colts from Alive Network

  • FREE Limiter Friendly Set Up Free

    Electric drum kit set up enabling lower stage volumes (band must be informed if this is required when booking)

  • 1AM Finish Add £133
  • Acoustic Package 1 Add £550

    2 x 30 minutes sets including an early arrival of midday

  • Acoustic Package 2 Add £366

    2 x 30 minutes sets including an early arrival of 4pm

  • Solo Pianist Add £210

    2 x 30 minutes

  • Instrumental Jazz Trio Add £366

    2 x 30 minutes sets with piano, bass & drums including an early arrival of 4pm

  • FREE First Dance Request Free

    Please note 1 months notice is required

  • Song Request Add £105

    Please note 1 months notice is required

  • FREE DJ Service Free

    (if booking is confirmed within 7 days of receiving your quote) Includes tablet (with vast amount of popular songs from all eras); Band member manning/ making basic announcements/ taking requests