Goldrush is a modern and outstanding soul, funk and pop band, featuring fantastic four part harmony vocals and superb musicianship. An extensive repertoire specialising in Motown, 70s disco classics and modern contempory pop songs. Including hits from Stevie Wonder to The Ojays to Amy Winehouse. The band is based in Nottingham and operates throughout the whole of the U.K.
Featuring Miles Wilson on Lead Guitar/vocals, Tony Cross Rhythm Guitar/vocals, Neil Lowe Drums/Vocals and Charlie Wayman Bass Guitar/Vocals. The musicians in the band draw on a huge catalogue of experience, including record deals, session musicianship, world tours, T.V. interviews MTV and VH1 appearances, corporate entertainment and playing at over 500 weddings and 200 parties at the last count!
The band specialise in classic songs both old or new that can be both sung and danced to, creating a fantastic atmosphere for your entertainment. Typical songs at a gig include You Cant Hurry Love, Jimmy Mack, Love Train, You To Me Are Everything and Valerie. The band stand out due to its beautifully layered vocals and harmonies which pay the ultimate tribute to the fantastic songs they are performing.
The guys in the band have been playing together in bands for the best part of the last 15 years and have played numerous society weddings and private parties. Guests at these parties have included Sir Steve Redgrave, Bryan Robson and Nick Hewer from the Apprentice. A couple of the guys in the band have also have had record deals and have played at such prestigious venues as Wembley Arena, Cardiff International Arena and Hammersmith Apollo. They have also toured with established artists such as Razorlight, Def Leppard, Thunder and Kula Shaker. Numerous support gigs have included Beverley Knight, Brian May, Ronan Keeting and even Rolf Harris! They have also recorded with artists as diverse as Nigel Kennedy, Ruby Turner and Julian Cope.
The band prides itself on being approachable and able to adapt there performances to their clients requirements. A client might want a Motown set, followed by a modern set followed by a set of party classics with a 1960s and 70s disco. No trouble for Goldrush...
The band come fully suited and booted in superb matching 1960s Italian cut suits, shirts and ties to add a touch of style to your event. They can also dress down smart/casual if your event has a more relaxed flavour.
The band provide a full 1K P.A. system, full professional lighting rig, music for their breaks or an optional DJ service. For bigger corporate events a larger P.A. can be provided on request.
With Goldrush, customers can feel assured they are booking an act that will bring superb professionalism and quality to really ignite any wedding, corporate event or birthday celebration. The keyword with Goldrush is flexibility, the band simply want you to have the music your event deserves.
- Song List
Soul & Motown
JIMMY MACK-MARTHA REEVES
I'LL BE THERE-THE FOUR TOPS
YOU CANT HURRY LOVE-THE SUPREMES
GET READY-THE TEMPTATIONS
I SECOND THAT EMOTION-SMOKY ROBINSON
THIRD FINGER LEFT HAND-MARTHA REEVES
I CANT HELP MYSELF-THE FOUR TOPS
GHOST IN MY HOUSE-R DEAN TAYLOR
TEARS OF A CLOWN -SMOKEY ROBINSON
NEEDLE IN A HAYSTACK-THE MARVELETTES
THIS OLD HEART OF MINE-THE ISLEY BROTHERS
MY GUY-MARY WELLS
WHERE DID OUR LOVE GO- THE SUPREMES
DO I LOVE YOU-FRANK WILSON
STANDING IN THE SHADOWS OF LOVE-THE FOUR TOPS
SOS STOP HER ON SIGHT-EDWIN STARR
1970s Disco and Classics
I NEED A DOLLAR-ALOE BLAC
I CAN'T GET BY WITHOUT YOU-THE REAL THING
YOU TO ME ARE EVERYTHING-THE REAL THING
ROCK YOUR BABY-GEORGE McCRAE
THINKING OF YOU-SISTER SLEDGE
LISTEN TO THE MUSIC-THE DOOBIE BROTHERS
SUMMER BREEZE-THE ISLEY BROTHERS
LOVE TRAIN-THE O'JAYS
FORGET YOU-CEE LO GREEN
STAYIN ALIVE-THE BEE GEES
DISCO INFERNO-THE TRAMMPS
AINT NO STOPPIN US NOW-McFADDEN AND WHITEHEAD
A TOWN CALLED MALICE-THE JAM
HIGHER AND HIGHER-JACKIE WILSON
THE SWEETEST FEELING-JACKIE WILSON
PROUD MARY-CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REVIVAL
UP ON THE ROOF-THE DRIFTERS
UPSIDE DOWN-DIANA ROSS
BILLIE JEAN-MICHAEL JACKSON
CELEBRATION-KOOL AND THE GANG
GET DOWN ON IT-KOOL AND THE GANG
Floorfillers and Party Classics
- SHE SAID - PLAN B
- ALOE BLAC - I NEED A DOLLAR
- DON’T LOOK BACK IN ANGER - OASIS
- WONDERWALL - OASIS
- MR BRIGHTSIDE - THE KILLERS
- DON’T STOP ME NOW - QUEEN
- HANDBAGS AND GLADRAGS - STEREOPHONICS
- DAKOTA - STEREOPHONICS
- LEAVING ON A JET PLANE - JOHN DENVER
- CHASING CARS - SNOW PATROL
- SIT DOWN - JAMES
- CANT ALWAYS GET WHAT YOU WANT - THE ROLLING STONES
- JUMPING JACK FLASH - THE ROLLING STONES
- THE LAST TIME - THE ROLLING STONES
- ALL OVER NOW - THE ROLLING STONES
- SATISFACTION - THE ROLLING STONES
- I FEEL FINE - THE BEATLES
- HARD DAYS NIGHT - THE BEATLES
- 8 DAYS A WEEK - THE BEATLES
- SEX ON FIRE - KINGS OF LEON
- SHE’S ELECTRIC - OASIS
- THERE SHE GOES - THE LA’S
- BROWN EYED GIRL - VAN MORRISON
- A TOWN CALLED MALICE - THE JAM
- YOU REALLY GOT ME - THE KINKS
- VALERIE - THE ZUTONS
- SWEET HOME ALABAMA - LYNYRD SKYNYRD
- CANT TAKE MY EYES OFF YOU - ANDY WILLIAMS
- SUSPICIOUS MINDS - ELVIS PRESLEY
- ARE YOU GONNA BE MY GIRL - JET
- LAST NITE - THE STROKES
- HIGHER AND HIGHER - JACKIE WILSON
- SWEETEST FEELING - JACKIE WILSON
- PROUD MARY - CREEDANCE CLEARWATER REVIVAL
- UP ON THE ROOF - THE DRIFTERS
- KISSING IN THE BACK ROW - THE DRIFTERS
- ITS MY PARTY - LESLEY GORE
- KEEP THE CUSTOMER SATISFIED - SIMON AND GARFUNKEL
- Booking Options
Goldrush offer 1 x 60 mins, 2 x 45 mins or 2 x 60 mins sets if required.
Goldrush can provide party music through their P.A system, before, between and after performance until midnight at no extra cost.
Goldrush can also supply an optional DJ service at an extra cost.
The band are also available as a 3-piece band where space is an issue or if you are on a tighter budget...