Shanks' Pony have been on the festival scene for a few years, playing at the smaller, family friendly festivals like Ey up mi duc, Something to smile about, Farmer Phil's and others
They have a lot of original material, plus many party favourites to get people up and dancing.
They have a large following on the festival scene.
Please, describe your act or business in on sentence:
Folk oriented festival and party band.
What are the highlights of your career?
Playing for big festival crowds, dancing in the moshpit
What is your competitive advantage (special features)?
We love what we do, and the enthusiasm shows
What kind of events do you usually serve?
Festivals, parties, weddings, pubs, clubs
How can event planners pay for your services?
Direct bank transfer, or cash on the night
How long do you play for?
Usually 2 x 45 min sets, but negotiable
Do you have your own PA and lighting?
Do you have Public Liability Insurance and PAT tested equipment?
How much space do you require?
Preferably at least 12ft x 6ft
My favourite tune is not on your list. Will you be able to play it?
How many breaks do you take? How long are they?
usually 1 break, length will vary