Grant Carruthers has gone from strength to strength building a full time career as a professional musician. He has starred in successful national theatre tours in Australia, worked as Musical Director on a successful Motown show and has toured internationally performing on cruise ships all over the world with his unique ‘one man band’ show. The solo performance showcases his incredible looping skills and incorporates guitar, vocals, saxophone and sometimes even keys! Grant has an extensive song list containing over 350 songs from a wide range of genres including top 40, classic rock, Motown, smooth jazz and even some traditional Irish tunes. This stylistic versatility combined with his instrumental virtuosity allows Grant to entertain any audience, catering for wedding/party occasions, subtle background music and straight up pub entertainment. Countless hours on stage have given Grant an uncanny knack at reading the crowd which ensures whatever your event, however things transpire on t...
- What kind of events do you usually serve?Everything from parties to weddings, corporate functions to pub entertainment
- Who are your previous clients?Aspers Casino Wedding - Blenhiem Palace The Royal Oak Qgrill The Trading House Rolling Stock The Marylebone
- How long do you play for?up to 5 hours
- Do you have your own PA and lighting?I have a great compact PA and some lighting available
- Do you have Public Liability Insurance and PAT tested equipment?yes
- How much space do you require?roughly 2 square metres for the full set up
- My favourite tune is not on your list. Will you be able to play it?I always will learn one song free, only £5 for every song after that
- How many breaks do you take? How long are they?usually one 10 to 15 minute break every hour, but if the crowd is loving it I won't bring them down by stopping!
Grant can tailor his set up from just guitar and voice to the full one man band with saxophone and loop station.
Here's a sample of his 350 song set list
A Team, The by Ed Sheeran Pop/Top 40