DAS CONTRAS played hundreds of concerts and festivals from Auld Reekie to New York. Live highlights include shows with Ozomatli, Acoustic Ladyland, Terry Callier, Marlena Shaw & Candi Staton and festivals in the US & Europe. After years of solid gigging and touring, Das Contras debut album was released in Spring 2010. Das Contras 2nd album Highest Low was released in December 2012 and won Album of the Year at Scottish Jazz Awards 2013.
Porkpie are an 8 -piece band that comprises of male and (female on request) vocalists, keyboards, bass guitar, electric guitar and drums and a three piece horn section (trombone, sax, trumpet). Porkpie are now one of the highest respected big bands having performed at major international venues all around the globe, appearing at coveted events such as international award ceremonies, major global corporate functions and media covered celebrity events and weddings. Porkpie understand the importance of sound quality and only ever use the highest quality PA and amplification equipment and if your event requires work with experienced sound engineers that complement The Porkpie quality. With charisma and professionalism provides the highest quality entertainment for your event! Providing a high energy mix of souls, ska, swing and classic pop, whether it’s a corporate function or private event your guests will be entertained all night long!
The New Shmoo
Midlothian based band playing noisy rock and punk versions of classic tunes.
Event: DAS CONTRAS, PorkPie, The New Shmoo
Date: Saturday 10th March 2018
Time : 12:00 - 03:00
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