The Alchemists

From: £1200
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Reviews: 9
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The Alchemists recreate pop classics from the 30’s to the present day in their own vintage style. They experiment with swing, latin, jazz, soul, funk and more to create a very entertaining night full of surprises. Their repertoire consists of pop favourites from acts as varied as Coldplay, Nina Simone, Arctic Monkeys, Backstreet and many more. Expect your favourite songs in ways you've never heard them before.

Each band member has had their own career from playing in professional function bands, playing known festivals and playing hotel contracts worldwide. The band caters to any occasion from chilled, unplugged, lounge music to the front of stage party as the main event.

9 Reviews

Cath Dutton

20 Jun 2018

Really thrilled with the Alchemists. They performed for a corporate event where we wanted relaxed (but upbeat) music played at a volume that created a great atmosphere whilst enabling our guests to talk and they managed this perfectly. all really pleasant, personal and professional. I would definitely recommend and rebook.


Kim Allen

16 Jun 2018

The Alchemists are fantastic, not only do they sound great but they are super friendly and flexible which made for a fantastic day filled with wonderful music and a great atmosphere. On the lead up to the wedding Ryan was on hand to answer any questions and rang me a week before to go through any final details. Thanks to the communications before hand everything went perfectly on the day, despite the rain which meant we changed plans last minute. Nothing was too much trouble for the band and the...

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Mr Ryan Smith

12 Aug 2017

Thank you guys sooooooo much for your AMAZING sets at the wedding. Your set list was perfect and everyone was talking about you the next day. 2 friends have already recommended you to friend having events and weddings! We took a minute during one of your songs to stand at the back and watching everyone dancing with you guys under the tree, absolutely magical! Thank you so much


Kirsten Nesbitt

26 May 2017

The Alchemists played at a recent family birthday party, they were fantastic. The diversity of set was great for the guests, we were all thoroughly entertained and there was plenty to dance to. We were able to go through the set before the event and ask for special requests which was a bonus. I especially liked how cohesive the band were - there is a vibrant energy shared amongst them all which shines through in their performance. I would highly recommend then and will definitely be using them a...

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Debi Piper

24 Nov 2017

Can I just pass on our gratitude for playing at our birthday party.

We saw you at the Brew & Kitchen in Wilmslow and we knew then that we wanted you to perform for us. Our friends and family have said how much they enjoyed the day. They loved the music and we especially loved the Coldplay tune. You made our day. Thanks again.

  • Who are your previous clients?
    Our most recent client was Cumbria Tourism Awards 2018. We have done countless weddings and parties all over the UK.
  • What kind of events do you usually serve?
    Weddings, Parties and Corporate Events.
  • What are the highlights of your career?
    We recently have just played the Cumbria Tourism Awards 2018 playing in front of over 200 VIPs.
  • Do you have Public Liability Insurance and PAT tested equipment?
  • How long do you play for?
    we play in sets of 45 minutes. We will play up to 4 sets an event.
  • Do you have Public Liability Insurance and PAT tested equipment?
  • Please, describe your act or business in on sentence:
    A night of curiosity, dancing and great memories.
  • Do you have Public Liability Insurance and PAT tested equipment?
  • Do you do open-air acts?
  • Do you have your own PA and lighting?
  • Is it possible to request something that's not in the repertoire?
    3 songs per client
  • What style of music do you offer?
    Pop music from the 20s to the current day usually recreated in a vintage style. These styles come in the form of Jazz, swing, funk, latin and soul.

Set List/Services

Will Survive - Gloria Gaynor

Clocks - Coldplay

My Baby Just Cares - Nina Simone

I wish I knew how it would feel to be free - Nina Simone

I want you back - Jackson 5

Girl from Ipanema - Astrud Gil...

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