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the silks function band greater manchester
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The Silks are a combination of powerful vocals & high quality of musicianship, featuring some of Manchester's most established & talented musicians. With a killer repertoire, expect to hear music from Daft Punk, The Beatles, The Killers, The Jam and more!

5 stars - The Silks are Highly Recommended 3 Customer Reviews

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1950s
Great Balls Of Fire : Gerry Lee Lewis
Johnny Be Goode : Chuck Berry
You Never Can Tell : Chuck Berry
 
1960s
Brown Eyed Girl : Van Morrison
Can't take my eyes off you : Andy Williams
Come Together : The Beatles
Get Back : The Beatles
Higher & Higher : Jackie Wilson
Honky Tonk Woman : Rolling Stones
I Feel Fine : The Beatles
I Want You Back : Jackson 5
Mustang Sally : Wilson Pickett
Tainted Love : Gloria Jones (Or Soft Cell)
Tracks of my Tears : Smokey Robinson
Try A Little Tenderness : Wilson Pickett
Suspicious Minds : Elvis Presley
You Really Got Me : The Kinks
 
1970s
All Right Now : Free
American Girl : Tom Petty
Dreadlock Holiday : 10CC
Living For The City : Stevie Wonder
Long Train Running : Doobie Brothers
Message in a Bottle : The Police
Play That Funky Music : Wild Cherry
Signed Sealed Delivered : Stevie Wonder
Stuck In The Middle With You : Stealers Wheel
Sunshine of Your Love : Cream
Superstition : Stevie Wonder
Sweet Home Alabama : Lynyrd Skynyrd
 
1980s
A Little Respect : Erasure
All Night Long : Lionel Richie
Basket Case : Green Day
Don’t Stop Believing : Journey
Englishman in New York : The Police
Every Little Thing She Does is Magic : The Police
Faith : George Michael
Footloose : Footloose Soundtrack
I Love Rock n; Roll : Joan Jett
Kiss : Prince
Living on a Prayer : Bon Jovi
Never Too Much : Luther Vandross
Summer of '69 : Bryan Adams
Town Called Malice : The Jam

1990s
Angel of Harlem : U2
Champagne Supernova : Oasis
Crazy Little Thing Called Love : Queen
Day We Caught the Train : Ocean Colour Scene
Don't Look Back In Anger : Oasis
Give Me The Night : George Benson
Hard To Handle : Counting Crows
No Diggity : Blackstreet
Just Looking : Stereophonics
Place Your Hands : Reef
Rappers Delight : Sugarhill Gang
Smells Like Teen Spirit : Nirvana
Space Cowboy : Jamiroquai
The Way You Make Me Feel : Michael Jackson
Two Princes : Spin Doctors
Wonderwall - Oasis
You and Me Song : The Wannadies
You Got The Love : Candi Staton feat The Source
 
2000s
Can't Stop : Red Hot Chilli Peppers
Everything : Michael Buble
Dancing In The Moonlight : Top Loader
Dakota : Stereophonics
Naive : The Kooks
Rehab : Amy Winehouse
Seven Nation Army : White Stripes
She Said : Plan B
Sex on Fire : Kings of Leon
Somebody Told Me : The Killers
This Love : Maroon 5
Take Your Mama Out : Scissor Sistors
Valerie : The Zutons/ Amy Winehouse
Use Somebody : Kings of Leon
 
2010 - Recent
Aviici - Wake Me Up
Blurred Lines - Robin Thicke
Chasing Cars : Snow Patrol
Closer : Neyo
Forget You : Cee-Lo Green
Get Lucky : Daft Punk
Happy : Pharell Williams
Hey Ho - The Lumineers
Locked Out of Heaven : Bruno Mars
Love Me Again - John Newman & Rudimental
Mr Brightside : The Killers
On a Day Like This - Elbow
Thinking Out Loud : Ed Sheeran
Uptown Funk : Mark Ronson & Bruno Marrs

Slower Songs (perhaps for your 1st dance!)
We rarely perform any of these songs in an evening set, as the idea is for us to get the dancefloor packed and keep it packed, but they are here if you you want them.
 
All of Me : John Legend
Ain't No Sunshine : Bill Withers
Angels : Robbie Williams
Crazy Love : Van Morrison
Creep : Radiohead
Easy : Lionel Richie
Everything : Michael Buble
Free Fallin' : Tom Petty
Handbags And Gladrags : The Faces
Have I Told You Lately : Van Morrison
Hey Jude : The Beatles
I Guess That's Why They Call It The Blues : Elton John
Imagine : John Lennon
It Must Be Love : Madness
Let it Be : The Beatles
Lets Get It On : Marvyn Gaye
Moondance ; Van Morrison
My Girl : The Temptations
On a Day Like This - Elbow
One : U2
Purple Rain : Prince
Sitting On The Dock Of The Bay : Otis Redding
Stand by Me : Ben E King
Thinking Out Loud : Ed Sheeran
Wherever You Will Go : The Calling
Wonderful Tonight : Eric Clapton
Yesterday : The Beatles
You Do Something To Me : Paul Weller
You've Lost That Loving Feeling : Righteous Brothers
Your Song : Elton John

  • Highly professional 5 piece band with powerful vocals and outstanding musicianship!
  • Fantastic repertoire spanning the 50s to present day including artists such as Daft Punk, The Beatles, The Killers, The Jam and more!
  • Highly experienced performing at an average of 70 weddings per year, not including a great number of huge charity and corporate events!
  • Performed for Wayne Rooney's 18th, Alex Ferguson's Charity, Parties for Manchester United, Liverpool FC, Everton FC and Blackburn Rovers as well as at The Grand National and British Grand Prix!

Line up:

Default lineup: 5 members

5 Piece Band: Male Vocals, Guitar, Bass, Sax and Drums.

*Smaller & larger line-ups also available (please see booking options)

Highlights

* NW Wedding Industry Awards 2016 Band of the Year
* Highly professional 5 piece band with powerful vocals and outstanding musicianship!
* Fantastic repertoire spanning the 50s to present day including artists such as Daft Punk, The Beatles, The Killers, The Jam and more!
* Highly experienced performing at an average of 70 weddings per year, not including a great number of huge charity and corporate events!
* Performed for Wayne Rooney's 18th, Alex Ferguson's Charity, Parties for Manchester United, Liverpool FC, Everton FC and Blackburn Rovers as well as at The Grand National and British Grand Prix!

The Silks - Manchester's most exciting band.

The band are a combination of powerful vocals and a high quality of musicianship, featuring some of Manchester most established and talented musicians from the past 10 years. The Silks can make your event or wedding truly a night to remember, with a huge list of possible songs, there is certain to be something for everyone in your crowd.

Fully self contained with lighting and PA equipment, the band also offer a professional DJing service as standard for a whole evening’s entertainment.

Their experience is at your disposal, having performed at on average 70 weddings per year, not including a great number of huge charity and corporate events, and therefore they have seen every type of crowd, with demographics ranging from teenagers to the older generation!!! They are highly professional and are able to work your crowd in to a frenzy!!!

Lead singer Gavin, was a feature on the 2007 X-Factor contest, having all his auditions televised and even appeared on Lorraine Kelly's show as the shock omission of the competition!

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

  • The Silks Daytime Jazz Trio for the wedding breakfast or drinks reception, Add Add £540
  • 4 piece Deduct £300

    Remove Saxophone

  • 6 Piece Add £300

    Plus Keyboards.

  • 7 Piece Add £720

    Plus Keyboards & additional Female Vocals.

  • Book The Silks without DJ service Deduct Deduct £180