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Nightboat To Skaville


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Nightboat To Skaville play all the 70s & 80s ska hits you'd expect, as well as a few rock 'n' roll, soul and disco and rock & pop hits for good measure, and all delivered with fun, banter and audience participation to ensure the dancefloor is 'skanking' all night.

The band members each average at least 15 years performance experience & have engaged in tours around various areas of the world including the Alps, The Caribbean, Dubai, America and Mainland Europe.

The guys a broad range of professional experience between them ranging from theatre, classical music, pop, studio recording & writing for television & dance as well as corporate performance and mainstream festivals such as Glastonbury, The Secret Garden Party, Download and The Big Chill.

Fantastic, a definite 5 stars. We booked this band for our wedding, we had guests of all ages and they were perfect! Holly, Wedding

Outside of the band, members play and teach various instruments and styles of music from classical to samba and salsa, traditional African music to Electronic dance & live dub-reggae.

All members of Nightboat to Skaville have performed at venues of notoriety including The Royal Albert Hall and The Royal Festival Hall in London, The Lincoln Centre & Madison Square Gardens in New York, The World Art Stage in Edinburgh, The Queen’s Hall Theatre in Trinidad, Courchevel Ski-slope in France and The Yorkshire Playhouse and York Minster.

Performance info

Line-up Male lead vocals; guitar; bass; drums; keys; sax
Performance duration 2 x 60 or 3 x 40 minute sets
Interval music Yes (included in price)
Lighting Yes (included in price)

Booking options

Song requests
Add £0
The band are happy to learn and perform a request (e.g. first dance), subject to suitability
Add trumpet
From £240
For extra impact and an authentic soul and funk sound
Jazz background music
Add £365 for 1 x 60 minute set
Dinner jazz sets ideal for drinks receptions or meals
Extra performances
Add £175 per half hour
Extend the band's sets by up to one hour
Electric drum kit
Add £0
Available on request. Recommended for venues with sound limiters set to a threshold below approx 95dB

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