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DJ Bookings

I'm often asked where I'm DJing on certain dates, and often can't remember whether I'm already booked, so here's a list of the bookings I've got for the next few months

If you are interested in booking me for any dates that are free on the calendar, email me with details.


January 11th - 3-6 Allnighter, Barnsley
January 18th - Banbury Soul Club
January 25th - A Taste Of Honey, Manchester

February 1st  - Nuneaton Allnighter
February 8th - Rugby Soul Club Allnighter

March 2nd - A Taste Of Honey, Manchester
March 22nd - Blackhearts allnighter, Nottingham

April 12th - Rugby Soul Club Allnighter
April 18th - Saracens Revival alldayer, Cheltenham
April 25th - Skegness Weekender
April 26th - Skegness Weekender
April 27th - Skegness Weekender

May 4th - A Taste Of Honey, Manchester
May 9th - Sweet Soul, Newark
May 17th - Amsterdam Soul Club

June 13th - Cleethorpes Weekender
June 14th - Cleethorpes Weekender
June 15th - Cleethorpes Weekender
June 21st - Rugby Soul Club allnighter
June 29th - A Taste Of Honey, Manchester

July 18th - Goodyears, Wolverhampton
July 18th - Soul In The Bowl alldayer

August 2nd - Belfast

August 9th - The Parrot, Carmarthen

August 16th - Wellingborough alldayer
August 22nd - Higham WMC
August 24th -
A Taste Of Honey, Manchester

September 13th - Rugby Soul Club Allnighter
September 19th - Skegness Weekender
September 20th - Skegness Weekender
September 21st - Skegness Weekender

October 5th - A Taste Of Honey, Manchester
October 18th - Paris Magic City
October 25th - Dudley Town Hall

November 1st - Redditch
November 8th - Rugby Soul Club allnighter
November 28th - Rugby Football Club

December 7th - A Taste Of Honey, Manchester

December 27th - Stubshaw niter, Ashton 
December 31st - Southampton


January 24th - Walsall FC
January 24th - Walsall Wood FC - Woody's 60th

February 7th - Rugby Allnighter
February 28th - Plymouth Allnighter

March 14th - Spain
March 21st - Blackhearts Allnighter

April 11th - Rugby Allnighter

May 8th - Soul In The Village, Coven
May 9th - Gloucester Allnighter
May 16th - Parr Hall, Warrington
May 23rd - Burscough
May 24th - Whitchurch Civic Hall
May 30th Aberdeen Soul Club

June 12th - Cleethorpes Weekender
June 13th - Cleethorpes Weekender
June 14th - Cleethorpes Weekender
June 20th - Rugby Allnighter

July 17th - Goodyears, Wolverhampton
July 25th - Soul A Go Go @ The Victory Club

August 14th - Wellingborough Alldayer

September 4th - South Of France Weekender
September 5th - South Of France Weekender
September 6th - South Of France Weekender
September 12th - Rugby Allnighter

October 24th - Dudley Town Hall

November 14th - Rugby Allnighter

December 26th - Stubshaw Cross niter










Venues that I've DJ'd in over the last twenty years.


Cleethorpes 1995
Cleethorpes 1996
Cleethorpes 1997
Cleethorpes 1998
Nurnberg 1998
Cleethorpes 1999
Nurnberg 1999
Cleethorpes 2000
Nurnberg 2000
Cleethorpes 2001
Nurnburg 2001
Llandudno Connoisseurs 2002
Prestatyn 2002
Cleethorpes 2002
Nurnberg 2002
Prestatyn 2003
Llandudno Connoisseurs 2003
Cleethorpes 2003
Prestatyn 2004
Rhyl Connoisseurs 2004
Cleethorpes 2004
Nurnberg 2004
Prestatyn 2005
Cleethorpes 2005
Nurnberg 2005
Prestatyn 2006
Cleethorpes 2006
Belfast Soul Club 2006
Nurnberg 2006
Prestatyn 2007
Baltic Soul Club Weekender 2007
Cleethorpes 2007
Hamburg 2007
Belfast Soul Club 2007
Nurnberg 2007
Prestatyn 2008
Cleethorpes 2008
Nurnberg 2008
Prestatyn (Mar) 2009
Cleethorpes 2009
Brittany 2009
Prestatyn (Oct) 2009
Nurnberg 2009
Prestatyn (Mar) 2010
Cleethorpes 2010
Prestatyn( Oct) 2010
Nurnberg 2010
Prestatyn 2011
Cleethorpes 2011
Cleethorpes 2012
Skegness 2012
Aachen 2013
Skegness 2013 (April)
Cleethorpes 2013
Skegness 2013 (October)
Skegness 2014 (April)
Cleethorpes 2014


The Wilton Ballroom
Winsford Civic Hall
The 100 Club
Toni's, Blackburn
Bramcote Manor, Nottingham
Cottons, Stockport
Meadow Club, Nottingham
First Base, Wolverhampton
Llandudno Conference Centre
Parr Hall , Warrington
Keele University
Trentham Gardens
Lea Manor, Albrighton
Bolton Pigeon Club
Jollies, Stoke On Trent
QII Club, Birmingham
Pavillions, Runcorn
Longfield Suite, Prestwich
Bretby Country Club
The Corner Cafe, Scarborough
Nantwich Civic Hall
Vicenza, Italy
Sheridans, Dewsbury
Marrs Bar, Worcester
The Town Hall, Accrington
Hyde Town Hall
Ashby De La Zouch
New Century Soul, Manchester
Central England University, Birmingham
Bar Lorca, Brixton
Samantha's, Sheffield
Queen's Hall, Burslem
Steam, Crewe
Downtown Soulsville, Berlin
The Adelphi, Sheffield
Melodies, NCS Birmingham
Bidds, Longton
Cheltenham Allnighter
Leicester Allnighter
Middleton Civic
Jack's London
Higher & Higher, Vicenza, Italy
Bury Town Hall
Bretby Conference Centre
The Aquarius, Hednesford
Brookfields, Wolverhampton
Rugby Soul Club
Maximes, Wigan
Six Hills, Leicestershire
Bishops Wood Allnighter
Morecombe Allnighter
Loughborough Allnighter
The Vu Club, Blackheath
Wootton Hall, Gloucester
Soul In The South, Bournemouth
Assembly Rooms, Derby
Bradford allnighter
Soul Obsession, Edinburgh
Radcliffe R & B Room
MoHo, Manchester
Purley Chase Golf Club
Windsor Suite, Kings Hall, Stoke
Tiffanies, Coalville
Stubshaw Labour Club, Ashton
The 3-6 Allnighter, Birdwell, Barnsley
Nuneaton Co-Op
Blackhearts, Nottingham
Ibstock WMC


Edwin Starr, Bristol
Cottons, Stockport
South Shore Club, Llandudno
Merry Hill, Dudley
Catholic Club, Golborne
White Hart, Farnworth
This Thing Of Ours, Southgate, London
Top Of The World Revival, Stafford
Club Wow, Sheffield
Zanzibars, Birmingham
Trilogy, Rotherham
The Benn Hall, Rugby
Ducie Bridge, Manchester
Birchley Social Club, Oldbury
Heavenly Blocked, Weston Super Mare
A Taste Of Honey, Salford
The Hellfire Club, Manchester
The Soup Kitchen, Manchester
Matt & Phredd's, Manchester
The Old Nag's Head, Manchester
J2, Oldbury
York Sunday alldayer
Spiders Web, Edinburgh
Saracens Revival, Cheltenham
Soul In The Bowl, Rushden

Soul Nights

Black Horse, Wolverhampton
Queen Mary Ballroom, Dudley
Bramcote Manor, Nottingham
Motown Bar, Portobello, London
Colliseum, Derby
Boars Head, Middlewich
Cricket Club, Farnworth
Rockleigh Hotel, Ashton
The Raven, Whitchurch
Bretby Country Club, Bretby
Sweet Pea Club, Hinckley
The Kings Hall, Stoke On Trent
The Viaduct, Newton Le Willows
The Old White Horse, Brixton
The Mermaid, Shrewsbury
The Lea Manor, Albrighton
The Station Hotel, Dudley
The Venue, Burton On Trent
The North Cheshire, Stockport
Tall Trees, Stockton On Tees
Thorngate Ballrooms, Gosport
Widnes Recreation Club, Widnes
Flexsys Recreation Club, Acrefair
The Dome, Tufnell Park, London
The Valatone, London
Soul On Site, Birmingham
Bentleys, Dudley
Pavillions, Runcorn
The Sportsman, Nottingham
The Down Inn, Kidderminster
The Beehive, Bradford
Redditch Town Hall
Loughborough Students Union
The Aquarius, Hednesford
Jarvis Heath Hotel, Bewdley
The Greatstone Hotel, Manchester
The Riverbank Hotel, Cardiff
Roar Nightclub, Bilston
The White House, Cannock Chase
The Pavillion, Huddersfield
The Star Hotel, Worcester
The Ritz, Brighouse
Scenesville, London
Heath Town WMC, Wolverhampton
These Old Shoes, London
Kingswinford & Dudley Rugby Club
Bury Town Hall
Awesworth Village Hall
Caledonia Soul, Glasgow
The Rider Club, Halifax
Plinston Hall, Letchworth
The Wykin Social Club, Hinckley
Drunken Monkey, North Wales
The Union Club, Nottingham,
The Benn Hall, Rugby
Wulfrun Hall, Wolverhampton
West End Club, Coalville
The Saracens, Cheltenham
Goodyears, Wolverhampton
Bridgwater Sports & Social
Westside, Bristol
Bidds, Stoke On Trent
Heywood Civic Hall
The Lancaster Club, Rushden
Talk Of The South, Luton
Heavenly Blocked, Weston
The Green, Darlaston
Fishley Park, Cannock
The Ritz, Desborough
Tonge Moor Conservative Club, Bolton
Birchfield Park, Widnes
Farmer's Arms, Worcester
Ponds Forge, Sheffield
Willington Social Club, Willington
The Manor Hotel, Crickhowell
The Royal Hotel, Walsall
Yate's, Pelsall
The Soul 'Ole, Peterborough
The Attic, Willenhall
Vivo's, London
Great Wyrley
Stafford Rangers FC
The Windsor, Birmingham
Studio 1, Dudley
Alsager Civic Hall
Sweet Soul, Newark
The Royal Hotel, Weston Super Mare
The Oxbarn, Wolverhampton
No More Doggin, Thringstone
Nantwich Town Hall
Bedford Athletic Rugby Club
The 44 Club, Wolverhampton
The Neighbourhood, Blackpool
Symonds Yat Leisure Park
The Stables, Cannock
Bolton Soul Club
Soulsville, Leeds
Soul @ Salwick
Broad Lane WMC, Essington
The Connaught Hotel, Wolverhampton
Solid Hit Soul @ O'Neil's, London
Half Time Orange, Leicester
Silks, Wellingborough
Leabrooks, Alfreton
Kent Soul Club, Rochester
Pemberton Centre, Rushden
Crossfire, London
The Sports Club, Culcheth
Sleepless Nights, Dublin
Britannia Inn, Shrewsbury
Easington WMC
The Phoenix Bar, Culcheth
Rugby Workers Club
Bishops Wood
A Taste Of Honey, Salford
Banbury Soul Club
The Opera House, Bournemouth
Bridgwater Rugby Club
Nuneaton Co-Op
The Canal Club, Wolverhampton
Central Soul Club, Nottingham
Hitchin FC
Disciples Of Soul, Birmingham
Soul Fusion, Gloucester
Boogaloo, Greenwich
Quality Hotel, Dudley
United Sound Of Soul
Out Of The Blue, Manchester
Night Beat, Shrewsbury

Higham Ferrers
The Riley Smith Hall, Tadcaster
Banbury Masonic Hall
Loughborough Town Hall
Winding Wheel, Chesterfield
Halesowen Members Club
Sketchly Bar, Worcester
Burntwood Rugby Club
Sonic Soul, Lutterworth
Amsterdam Soul Club
Brookvale Social Club, Birmingham
York Soul Club
Whitchurch Soul Club
Soul In The Bowl, Rushden
Go Go Children, Bristol
Botanica, New York
Dudley Town Hall
Banbury Soul Club
Walsall Wood Fc
South Birmingham Soul Club, Rubery
The Parrot, Carmarthen
Cregagh Road Soul Patrol, Belfast
Magic City, Paris
Redditch WMC
Rugby Football Club

I've also had the pleasure of working with the following live acts:

J J Barnes, Bentleys, Dudley
Edwin Starr, Bristol
J J Barnes, QII Club, Birmingham
Steve Mancha, QII Club, Birmingham
Edwin Starr, QII Club, Birmingham
Bobby Taylor, QII Club, Birmingham
Caroline Crawford, QII Club, Birmingham
The Contours, QII Club, Birmingham
The Flirtations, The Wulfrun Hall, Wolverhampton