Price from: £240
Price will vary according to nature of event, travel expenses incurred etc. Please contact us for a firm price for your event.
The Charlton Blues Kings are a 6 piece Rhythm and Blues band from Gloucestershire, England who serve up vintage, up-tempo, good-time music from the 50’s Chicago Blues of Muddy Waters and Little Walter...
How many breaks do you take? How long are they?
If playing for 2.5 hours we would usually take two short 15 minute breaks. For example, playing from 9pm to Midnight we would usually split our sets up like this: Set 1 (45 minutes), Set 2 (45 minutes), Set 3 (1 hour)
My favourite tune is not on your list. Will you be able to play it?
With prior notice we can rehearse to play a particular tune if required.
How much space do you require?
We can fit into quite a small space if necessary. Our front man usually likes to be out with the crowd.
Do you have Public Liability Insurance and PAT tested equipment?
Do you have your own PA and lighting?
Yes to both
How long do you play for?
Anywhere between 1 and 2.5 hours. 2.5 hours is usually over 3 sets
How can event planners pay for your services?
By cash or cheque or bank transfer
Who are your previous clients?
Cheltenham Jazz Festival, Montpellier Summer Festival, The Stable Restaurant, Harry Cook Free House, Gloucester Brewery, Smokey Joe's Coffee Bar, Stroud Brewery, Stroud Ale House, The Crown & Sceptre (Stroud), Winchombe Conservative Club, Winchcombe The White Hart etc.
What kind of events do you usually serve?
Trendy bars, private parties and blues & jazz festivals.
What is your competitive advantage (special features)?
A uniquely entertaining front man, metronomic rhythm section, twin guitars and exceptional harmonica
What are the highlights of your career?
Playing the Cheltenham Jazz Festival in 2017
Please, describe your act or business in on sentence:
The Charlton Blues Kings are a 6 piece blues band from Gloucestershire with a reputation for fun, energetic performances of authentic Chicago, West Coast and Jump Blues.v