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the long straws rock & pop retro rockabilly covers band east sussex
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The Long Straws are not your average function band; they will jive, twist & shake up any event taking crowds back to the vibrant world of a 1950’s dance hall with a rockabilly bang! Covering artists from Taylor Swift & Arctic Monkeys to Chuck Berry & The Beatles but in a rockabilly-jive style, The Long Straws are fun, unique & won't disappoint!
5 stars - The Long Straws are Highly Recommended 25 Customer Reviews

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Rock and Pop
Johnny B Goode
I Saw Her Standing There
Twist And Shout
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Great Balls Of Fire
Hit the road Jack
Tainted love
I’m a believer
Gangsta's Paradise
Baggy Trousers
Town Called Malice
Shake it off
Uptown funk
Can't Feel My Face
Hard To Handle
You Really Got Me
Basket Case
Last Nite
Moondance
Are you gonna be my girl?
I Bet You Look Good On The Dance floor
Don’t you want me baby?
California Love
No Diggity
Miserlou/Wipeout
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Dreaming Of You
Golden Touch/Englishman in New York
Dakota
Venus
Rolling In The Deep
Happy
Buck Rogers
All The Small Things
Teenage Kicks
Ever Fallen In Love?
20th Century Boy
Day Tripper
Born To Be Wild
Teenage Dirtbag
Don't Stop Me Now
Stuck In The Middle With You
Sweet Home Alabama
It Goes To Show You Never Can Tell
Creep
Wonderwall
The Chain
Everybody (Backstreet's Back)

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  • Swing, harmonising, rockabilly-jive band!
  • Rockin' repertoire full of old classics & modern hits with a twist!
  • Music from Taylor Swift, Chuck Berry, Arctic Monkeys, The Beatles and more!
  • Perfect for venues with sound limiters!
  • Professional musicians with a wealth of experience performing at major festivals & venues around the world!

Line up:

Default lineup: 4 members

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

Special Offer
* Book The Long Straws within 7 days of your enquiry and receive a free DJ Service. Please see booking options for more details.
 
“So great to hear current songs played with their amazing twist. The company are still talking about how great you were! Loved every minute of it! Thank you!”
- Lola (Christmas Ball)
 
“Hi guys, just wanted to thank you again for playing an awesome set at our wedding last weekend. You finished the day off in style! Our last memory is of being on our friends' shoulders, going mental to uptown funk...CLASS!!”
- Adam (Wedding)

The Long Straws are a 4 piece swinging, harmonising, rockabilly-Jive band that not only perform old classics like ‘Johnny B. Goode’ and ‘Great Balls of Fire’ but twist modern songs into their infectious jive style such as ‘Shake it off’, and ‘I bet you look good on the dance floor’!
 
The band have a huge wealth of professional experience, performing at major festivals and venues all over the world. The Long Straws are not your average function band; they will jive, twist and shake up any event taking crowds back to the vibrant world of a 1950’s dance hall with a rockabilly bang you won’t be disappointed by.
 
 

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

  • Free DJ Service (if booked within 7 days of enquiry) Free

    Includes a laptop with vast amount of songs to be played in-between live sets and for 1 hour following the band's last live set (up until midnight only)

  • 1am Finish Add £150
  • Full band acoustic set Add £415

    1 x 60 minute acoustic set, including; 3pm early arrival. Main vocal and guitar, lead guitar and backing vocals, bass and backing vocals, backing vocals

  • Free First Dance Song Request Free

    Free first dance song request (providing it's stylistically and instrumentally suitable for the band). Minimum of 4 weeks notice required.

Choose one of the following performance options when you hire The Long Straws from Alive Network

  • 2 x 60 minutes £0