Exciting news! We now have the line up for our Midsummer Festival musicians and it promises to be another great year of good sounds, vibes, moves and hopefully rain-free weather!
Smuggler Jack – five-piece band singing their own compositions plus covers from a range of rock, blues and folk music
Mark Stevens – bearded singer/songwriter Mark Stevens, from northwest Cambridgeshire, evokes the sunny climes of California, backed by country riffs straight out of Nashville on his acoustic guitar. @Markstevensmusician
Bianca and the Top Cats – Blues, Jazz, Soul, Funk and popular music, Earthy, raw, chilled and lounge. facebook.com/topcatsmusic
The Gutter Merchants – folk, jazz and blues combo with interpretations of the likes of John Martyn and Nick Drake.
Figure of Eight – A funky, fun 6-piece band delivering uptempo, uplifting covers to get you up on your feet and dancing. facebook.com/figureofeight19
Whatever it Takes – a four piece blues/rock band, based in Leicestershire. facebook.com/WhateverItTakestheband
Groove Cartell – an eight piece funk and soul act from Cambridgeshire with music to get you moving, from the likes of Bruno Mars, Prince, Stevie Wonder, James brown, Jamiroquai, Justin Timberlake, The Jacksons, Earth, Wind & Fire and Chic. www.facebook.com/GrooveCartell
Corby Glen Dance Academy – a dance school based in Corby Glen for all children from the ages of two upwards performing a selection of ballet, tap and modern dances. www.thedance-academy.co.uk
Ruth Dutton Singers – Ruth is a professional singing teacher, based in Castle Bytham and she will be showcasing some of her talented pupils. www.facebook.com/Ruth-Dutton-Singing-Teacher
Yamuna and Shane – duo playing popular folk sounds.
The Rutland Big Band – two sessions over lunchtime playing music from the swing era, jazz, Latin, funk and pop. rutlandbigband.org.uk
Soul Intention – 8-piece sixties soul band playing songs that were recorded on the Stax and Motown labels together with other songs from the same era that have a similar “soulful intention. soulintention.net
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Performers at the Castle Bytham Midsummer Festival arranged by Bythams Music