Tuesday 7 August 2018
£18 - £21
Date: 07 August 2018
£18 - £21
'The Supersonic 70s’ are a 6 piece ‘100% live’ band, with both male & female lead vocals featuring the incredible ‘Cat suited wondergirl’ Janey Bombshell, one of the finest female singers in the UK. Janey adds some real ‘Agnetha glamour’ alongside co-lead vocalist Mark Keen, the ‘velvet voiced’ singing sensation with the moves to match! The top flight band of musicians alongside have a wealth of experience worldwide & include guitarist/vocalist Greg Hart, who has played and written for Asia, Mike Oldfield & Donna Summer, former Ultravox & Danni Minogue bassist Gary Williams & the wizardry of musical director & keyboardist/Vocoder Andy Stewart, who is the grandson of the late great Arthur Askey! Completing the line-up is Andy Fox, a drummer who has played with Thin Lizzy’s Brian Robertson.
Since 2011 the show has toured constantly throughout the UK, and they have whipped up a ‘Seventies sea of nostalgia’ to ecstatic fans wherever they play. Where the women sing along to every word, and the men ‘air guitar’ at will, it really is one huge 70s party, and everyone is up and dancing in the aisles- Yes it is that kind of show, which has been described by many venues as the ‘finest 70s show in years’, with Janey’s extraordinary vocals in particular being described as ‘West End quality’.
With a set list boasting an impressive range to suit everyone, with the emphasis on great 'hit' songs from this golden era of music. ‘The Supersonic 70s’ will take you down memory lane with some of the biggest classic hits from the 70s, many that most bands would not dare to attempt! From the towering majesty of ‘Queen, John Miles, The Carpenters & ELO, the band also perform stunning renditions of chart toppers by10cc, Andrew Gold & Pilot. These are just some of the highlights in this pop packed show that also includes the ultimate ‘Pin-Up tunes’ from David Essex, Abba, The Osmonds, David Cassidy, Elton John, Kiki Dee & Olivia Newton John, plus not forgetting Glam rock giants like ‘Sweet’, ‘Mud, ‘Suzi Quatro’ & Bay City Rollers. If that’s not enough then add in those ‘Classic UK Eurovision hits’, and you cannot help but join in the fun!
The bands highly energetic and visual presentation does not skimp on humour either, and amongst the supreme musicianship, fun is guaranteed with plenty of laughs along the way in this cavalcade of a show. With genuine 70s costumes with all the glitz and blitz you would expect from this colourful era of denim, satin & leather, & completed with visuals, backdrop, & original ‘Chopper Bikes’ (stage size allowing), this sensational show really is not to be missed. You may even get so see a real ‘Womble’ too...
So come join the band in their travelling 70s time machine, back to the days when pop really was at its peak!
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