What a brilliant line up we have for you on Friday Night with three of the four marquees kicking off the festival! Gates open 4pm
JR Harbige Band/ The Silicone Taxis/ Hammered /Hairy Eyeball
Don’t forget you can buy evening only, day/evening and weekend tickets, all with optional camping
JR Harbige Band 5pm
James originally from Cannock now living in Derby, his debut album J R Harbidge “First ray of light” went into the iTunes country chart at number 9. Singer songwriter in the Americana genre who’s influences range from Crosby, Stills, & Nash to Neil Young, Bob Dylan and The Eagles,
The Silicone Taxis 6.30pm
The Silicone Taxis are a 4 piece Hard Edge Soul , Funk , Rock ‘n’ Roll and Bloosey Boogie Band.
“Our endless catalogue of songs continue to grow from the powerhouse soul of James Brown , Sam and Dave and Wilson Pickett to the sweet soul of The Temptations and Smokey Robinson ‘ Aretha Franklin and classics by The Coasters, Robert Parker, Ray Charles, Jnr Walker, Average White Band and Stevie Wonder, Chuck Berry, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Spencer Davies and Beatles take care of our Rock n Roll side.
The Taxis recipe is served on a hot plate with three great vocalists, excellent S R V guitar work, funky bass , thunderous drums , Sax and Keyboards .Continually adding new numbers to our shows we are fastly becoming one of the most unique and hardest working outfits in the area , and guarantee you will be blown away by our choice of material and superb musicianship.”
A five piece party rock band based in Staffordshire
The band mainly do cover songs with entertaining a crowd in mind and their various sets include songs by AC/DC, Poison, Def Leppard and many more of the world greatest bands, all the way up to ZZ Top.
Each of the members is vastly experienced in the live music scene and this hard earned know-how, coupled with top notch equipment means that we can provide a live show to be remembered.
Band Members Dave Cartlidge, Jon Sones, Steve Baker, Paul Emery, Mark Savoy.
Hairy Eyeball 9.30pm
Glam rock has arrived at Staffs Fest with the excellent Hairy Eyeball dress up in your 70’s ‘clobber’!
Message from the band;
Welcome to Hairy Eyeball!
Formed in October 2018 with the absolute determination to bring a good time to yer nights out! We’re here to pay tribute to the era when the Titans of Glam Rock stalked the charts! So come and bring yer party pants and dance the night away!!! ”
Glam Bam, Thank You Mam!” ShortUn Hairy – Guitar, Vox BigUn Hairy – Guitar, B.V’s NotSo Hairy – Bass, B.V’s LittleUn Hairy – Drums, B.V’s Eric The Eyeball – Management
Millie Bea Marquee
Introducing Friday Night Back to School Disco
Get yourself geared up for some of the best music from the 70s, 80,s and 90s
Come dressed up in school uniform and let those years fall away
Spinning the decks DJ Dave Thomas
La Maison Du Vin Marquee
Open Mic night – all welcome to have a go