Bantam Jack

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Lively acoustic duo from Brighton with a repertoire of popular modern and classic songs ranging from Bob Marley and Jonny Cash to Oasis and Foo Fighters.

Bantam Jack are an acoustic percussive duo based in Brighton. The beats played on the cajon brings a unique rhythmic element to the soulful guitar and vocals. Both band members have years of experience playing in various covers bands around Brighton, Devon and London as well as writing their own original music. The pair have previously played for corporate clients including TAG and Virgin Media and in prestigious venues such as Park Lane Hilton, KoKo and Cafe Paris.

Bantam Jack have worked together to create a sound that with the perfect mix of acoustic guitar and cajon rhythms can always get an audience up dancing.

Bantam Jack Biog
Chris and Ross are an acoustic percussive duo. The Cajon and other percussive beats bring a unique rhythmic element to Chris’ guitar and vocals. 
Based in Brighton, Bantam Jack has been involved in the lively music scene on and around the South Coast 
Ross has played kit drums for a number of covers bands over the years, touring Europe and the UK performing for high end corporate clients such as TAG, BTAA Advertising, Virgin Media at prestigious venues including Park Lane Hilton, KoKo in Camden and Café Paris. 
Chris has cut his teeth on the gig circuit in Devon and the West Country before moving to London performing covers as well as his own songs. He teaches guitar and continues his passion for song writing whilst DJing at events around the UK. He was a solo artist for many years before developing a sound with Ross that is perfect for any event requiring a back beat sound to get everyone up and dancin

Performance information

Line-up Guitar/vocals; cajon
Performance duration 2 x 60 or 3 x 40 minute sets
Interval music Help Yes (included)
Arrival & set-up Help from 5pm; allow 60 minutes to set up
Requirements Help Space of 3 x 2 metres; power supply; rider

Repertoire Help

  • 3 Little Birds
  • A Team
  • All Of Me
  • Blame it on Me
  • Cannonball
  • D.I.Y
  • Don’t Look Back In Anger
  • Get Off
  • Glycerine
  • Heart Of Gold
  • Hide Your Love Away
  • Into Your Arms
  • Iris
  • Jailbird
  • Jolene
  • Lady Madonna
  • Lightning Bolt
  • Lucky Man
  • Molly’s Chambers
  • Movin On Up/Faith
  • Mr Tembo
  • Mrs Robinson
  • Northern Skies
  • Ring Of fire
  • Ruby
  • SanFrancisco Bay Blues
  • Stars Go Blue
  • Superstition
  • Sweet Dreams
  • Tainted Love
  • Time of Your Life
  • Times Like These
  • Trouble
  • Weather With You
  • Wonderwall


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