Bledlow Village Cricket Club - Bledfest

Bledfest 2017
Bledfest Bands

What a great day !

BLEDFEST 2017 Bands and approx. start times

 

Robin Clark   1.00pm

‘Mr Smooth’ playing Swing and Easy Listening songs from the greats including Frank Sinatra, Nat King Cole, Dean Martin, Neil Diamond, Barry White and many others..
 

Allstars Academy 2.15pm

  

Allstars Academy is owned and run by Natalie Powers and Amanda Constantinou, who have extensive experience performing in the West End, around the UK and internationally.

They want to use their talent, experience and passion to inspire others and are committed to providing outstanding tution from professionally trained West End performers and extremely talented teachers.

Accolade Sky    3.00pm


Hard hitting Rock, Alternative, plenty of sing along covers  – featuring Bullet.

Back by popular demand after one year away.

Sandy Lenny  3.45pm




Sandy is a sassy, versatile solo artist.

  JAZZ/SWING/BLUES

OMYO   4.30pm


London-based pop duo OMYO (pronounced Ohm-Yo, an acronym for ‘Our Music Your Opinion’) have been making music together since they took on a bet to write a song one New Year’s Eve.

Acoustic and synth-inspired urban-pop.

Playing the UK festival circuit including a set at Wireless Festival.

Public Service Announcement  5.30pm

 
 
New Wave Punk.

Our friend Paul Lewis recorded the live debut of our new track 'When We Were Young', so we've made a little video to share with you. Hope you enjoy - see you at Bledfest 17. 



Chemical Pulse 6.15pm

  

Rocking out our usual brand of upbeat Rock Blues and Pop Tunes for all to Hear.


World Gone Crazy
  7.00pm




Hard rockers who enjoyed some success in the 90's but were cruelly denied fame and fortune!

Rock, Metal, Reggae, Rap.     Awesome-ness

 

Billy Watman   7.45pm

 

 
              

Billy is an award winning 16 year old Anglo-Brazilian classical / flamenco / fingerstyle guitarist, inspired by the likes of Rodrigo y Gabriela, Tommy Emmanuel, Paco de Lucia and Mike Oldfield.

In 2016 he reached the final of Sky Arts TV show “Guitar Star” – performed at Abbey Road Studios and worked one on one with George Benson, Tony Iommi and David Bowie’s long time producer Tony Visconti, who described him as a ‘Little Boy Genius’.

 

The MFU  8.30pm


It’s the 80’s - they want their songs back!

Carlsberg don’t do pop/rock covers bands  - but if they did...

 

Dirty Bizzness  9.30pm


 


H
ard rocking 4 piece based in Didcot, specialising in the 70's sounds of Free, Bad Company, Thin Lizzy etc.

Bledfest 2016 was their 1st live show and it was so great we very happy to have them back.

70's hard rock style!

 

WILD   10.30pm till close



Featuring Rock n Roll songs from the 50's 60's 70's and 80's from all your favourite artists including Elvis, Buddy Holly, Eddie Cochrane, Gene Vincent, Jerry Lee Lewis, Chuck Berry, Bill Haley, The Beatles, The Beach Boys, The Stray Cats, Shakin' Stevens, T Rex, Alvin Stardust, Joan Jett, Mud and Queen.

Wild have been entertaining crowds the length and breadth of the country for more than twenty years. Performing their own style of Revved up 50's Rock n Roll.





BLEDFEST 2016 Bands

Bootlegger     1:30pm


Bootlegger bring you the authentic sounds of awesome classic rock. From AC/DC to Led Zeppelin and everything in between.


The Great Wall of Chinnor   2:15pm

The Great Wall of Chinnor are a female fronted pop/rock band playing covers and ready to rock the local scene.


Roadhouse    3:00pm

Roadhouse is a five-piece 'Rock'n'Roll Country Music' covers band, based in the rich Prairie lands stretching from Bledlow Ridge to the Blue Ridge Mountains of Buckingham.

Working Dog   3:45pm


Local band Working Dog are guaranteed to get your pulses racing and toes tapping with some exciting blues and blues-rock. From Albert King to ZZ Top and everything in between, including a healthy portion of Dr Feelgood.


Chemical Pulse   4:30pm


Rocking out our usual Brand of upbeat Rock Blues and Pop Tunes for all to Hear.


SYD 5.15pm

Old school r'n'b blues from back in the day. Seasoned pro's show you how it's done!


Dirty Bizzness    6:00pm

 

 

 

Hard rocking 4 piece based in Didcot, specialising in the 70's sounds of Free, Bad Company, Thin Lizzy etc.

 

Bledfest is their 1st live show, let's make it a good one.

 

70's hard rock style, jazz, blues, swing type numbers


Lost Weekend    6:45pm

Post punk pop vintage 
guitar covers outfit!   Resist the days of Iggy, Bowie, XTC, The Knack, Numan et.al, but giving the songs that Lost Weekend treatment.

Billy Watman    7:30pm

Billy is an award winning 15 year old London based Anglo-Brazilian classical / flamenco fingerstyle guitarist, inspired by the likes of Rodrigo y Gabriela, Miloš Karadaglic and Sungha Jung. Spanning Jazz and Pop, through to Electronic Trance and Classic Rock.

World Gone Crazy    8:15pm

Hard rockers who enjoyed some success in the 90's but were cruelly denied fame and fortune! Rock, Metal, Reggae, Rap - awesomeness!



Hustler    9:00pm

With 100s of shows under our belts, we do a wide range of popular songs across pop, indie, rock and everything in between, including The Killers, Pink, Daft Punk, Lenny Kravitz, Bruno Mars, Bon Jovi, Blondie, Stereophonics, Katy Perry, No Doubt, Kings of Leon, Queen, Rhianna and many many more.



Hiway51    9:50pm

Formed two years ago by three likeminded musicians with a desire to recreate stripped down "country roots" 1950's era music. Upright Bass, Gretsch guitar and Acoustic guitar singing frontman make for a authentic mix to take you back to a bygone era..... now with added drummer!!!


The MFU    10:35pm till close

It’s the 80’s - they want their songs back!

Carlsberg don’t do pop/rock covers bands - but if they did...

 
Bledfest 2016.pdf

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BLEDFEST 2015 Band Links


Albion Avenue
Acoustic 3 piece covering anything from rock and pop classics to sing a long favourites

Sandy Lenny
Covering soft rock/blues and ballads through to country and musicals

Tom Williams
Oxfordshire based Folk Singer/songwriter

Kate Lucas
Singer / Acoustic Guitar - and Comedian

The Great Wall of Chinnor
The Great Wall of Chinnor are a female fronted pop/rock covers are getting ready to rock the local scene.

Black Rose
BLACK ROSE bring you a potent blend of Old School Rock, Blues (with Attitude), and a few of their own compositions thrown in for good measure.

Roadhouse
Roadhouse is a five-piece 'Rock'n'Roll Country Music' covers band, based in the rich Prairie lands stretching from Bledlow Ridge to the Blue Ridge Mountains of Buckingham.

Billy Watman
Billy is a 14 year old Anglo-Brazilian fingerstyle guitarist, inspired by the likes of Rodrigo y Gabriela,Tommy Emmanuel and Sungha Jung. SpanningJazz and Pop, through to Electronic Trance and Classic Rock.

Aimee OConner
Gentle Ballard pop

Prog Floyd
Tribute to music of Pink Floyd. Paying close attention to recreating the distinctive sounds and feel of the music this four piece deliver a big sound.

The Chase
Contemporary Rock and Pop covers

The Project

Accolade Sky
Rock / Metal / Acoustic Rock. Bullet is making a rare appearance on Drums!

Sultans on Swings
Covers you know played in ways we don't

Bootlegger
Bootlegger bring you the authentic sounds of awesome classic rock. From AC/DC to Led Zeppelin and everything in between.

The MFU
Its the 80s - they want their songs back!
Carlsberg dont do pop/rock covers bands - but if they did...



BLEDFEST 2014 Running Order

Electric Stage

Acoustic Stage

Start 1.00 p.m Start  1.20 pm
1 TBC 1.00pm 30 mins
Fraggle 1.30pm 20mins 1
Acoustic Duo
2 Bootlegger 1.50pm 30 mins
Classic covers
Cold Order 2.20pm 20 mins 2
3 piece acoustic
3 Shady Blue Orphans 2.40pm 40 mins
Blues / Rock
Keane Spenie 3.20pm 20 mins 3
Acoustic Duo
4 Wise Monkeys 3.40pm 40 mins
Rial 4.20pm 20 mins 4
Rita and Alan - Duo
5 Haddenham Ukulele 4.40pm 30 mins
Covers
Tom Williams 5.10pm 20 mins 5
Singer/songwriter
6 ProgFloyd 5.30pm 40 mins
Tribute to music of PinkFloyd
Jacqui Blue 6.10pm 20 mins 6
Singer/Songwriter
7 World Gone Crazy 6.30pm 40 mins
Original Rock
Evette Judge 7.10pm 20 mins 7
Acoustic covers duo
8 Sam Dakin Band 7.30pm 40 mins
Blues band
Billy Watman 8.10pm 20 mins 8
Acoustic guitar
9 Black Rose 8.30pm 40 mins
Classic Rock
Georgie Bird 9.10pm 20 mins 9
Singer/songwriter
10 Hiway 51 9.30pm 40 mins
Country roots 1950’s era
Mike Carroll 10.10pm 30 mins 10
Singer/songwriter
11 MFU 10.40pm 60 mins
80's cover/party


 Includes links to the Band's Youtube/Facebook/bios


Beer Menu and Sponsors

XT Brewery:   XT1, XT2 and XT6

Chiltern Brewery:  Beechwood Bitter, Copper Beech

The Marlow Brewery:  Rebellion IPA, Smuggler, Jump The Gun

Animal Brewing Co:  huh?

Malt Brewery Prestwood: Golden Ale, Summer Daze, IPA

Selection of Ciders

For full Details and Sponsors download the list below

Beer List 2014.pdf








2014 Prep, Bands. Helpers, audiance