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We have assembled a selection of outstanding International performers, all with a track record of appearing at premiere Corporate Events. From Industry leading party and theme bands, cocktail pianists & smooth jazz trios, through to award winning classical artists, vocalists and mentalists, we will always ensure you and your clients have the very best selection of performers to choose from.

This is just a sample selection of our available performers. Bookers can contact us for full access to our roster.

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The Red Stripes

The Red Stripes

The Red Stripes are Hong Kong’s premier Ska band and have been playing to packed audiences all over Asia. Their brand of Ska from a vintage era features a full 10 piece band and hail originally from the UK, Canada and Australia. Over the past six years they have played festivals and shows around Asia including Singapore, Tokyo, Osaka, Taipei, China, Kuala Lumpur, Indonesia, Seoul and London. They have performed at top events in Hong Kong and as backing to Neville Staple and Roddy Radiation (The Specials), and supported the likes of Roy Ellis, Keith and Tex, The Toasters, The Skatalites, From The Jam and Johnny Osbourne amongst others. After releasing their debut 10 track album 'In The Ska East' Hong Kong with legendary Ska vocalist, writer and producer Sean ‘Cavo’ Dinsmore’ from New York's third wave Ska band The Toasters at the helm the band received critical acclaim being named in the top 20 albums of 2020 by 'Do The Dog' skazine. The album also features special guest vocals from The Specials original frontman Neville Staple. The band have featured tracks on Specialized Records tribute to Trojan Records and 2 Tone. In 2019 the band went into legendary Avon Studios in Hong Kong and recorded their latest album 'Made In Hong Kong' with top recording artist and producer King Zepha at the helm; recorded on vintage equipment to create an authentic Ska sound that blends elements of Soul, Dub, Reggae and Rocksteady. The band have been asked to perform at the 2020 London International Ska Festival in April and will be touring Asia later in the year. Available through Funkgurus for Festivals & Select Corporate Events.

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Ukitas

Ukitas

Ukitas is a delightful and fun acoustic music duo formed by Nikola Benedikovicova and Terezia Gregusova. This duo never fails to win the hearts of their audience not only thanks to their superb cover versions of international hits, but also because of their elegance and enigmatic stage presence. The Ukitas repertoire consists mainly of English and Spanish evergreen songs performed live on their choice of astonishing musical instruments. The girls accompany each other by playing the ukulele in combination with the piano to create a charming and fun atmosphere for their guests. Ukitas has performed for many well-known hotel companies such as Carlton Hotels, Four Seasons Hotels, Bellevue Hotels and Iberostar to name but a few, playing residency engagements in Egypt, Sri Lanka, Austria & Mallorca. Nikola and Terezia do not hide their elegance and desire for fashion and as such are a perfect choice for fashion shows & events and venues where sophistication is key. Ukitas speak fluent English and are well known not only in their native Slovakia but also abroad. Ukitas is also available as a trio with the addition of their female drummer and high quality backing tracks for corporate parties and festival stages. Funkgurus are delighted to offer Ukitas to clients looking to engage delightful, unique and charming performers for their events and residencies.

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Miles Gilderdale

Miles Gilderdale

Miles Gilderdale is a Grammy nominated writer, Gibson Guitarist of the Year and member of 'Acoustic Alchemy', the multi-million selling, triple Grammy nominated smooth jazz band. Dynamic front man Miles is only truly at home when playing to a crowd and has worked on stage with artists as diverse as Ben E. King, Ronnie Wood and Jools Holland, as well as performing live on Radio One broadcasts and numerous TV shows. In 1996, Miles became a member of Acoustic Alchemy and has collaborated on seven releases, including 2001's Grammy nominated AArt. Additionally Miles is a member of renowned funk band G-FUNK alongside the legendary Gary and Greg Grainger on bass & drums. The Grainger Brothers’ talent and prowess in the world of music and rhythm is unparalleled with their live & studio work connecting them to the likes of Whitney Houston, John Scofield and Earth Wind and Fire to name a few. G-FUNK shows are sell outs at every venue – including their annual Christmas residency at London Soho’s exclusive Pizza Express Jazz Club, which often sees them feature special guests such as Jessy J, Jeff Kashiwa and Chris 'Snake' Davis to name but a few. A seasoned guitarist and performer, Miles first became known in the UK and Europe to audiences in the 1980s as the lead singer and guitarist in UK soul band Zoot and the Roots, which also included the sax player Snake Davis. Gigs with soul legends such as Ben E King and Curtis Mayfield followed. More recently Miles has released singles ’Remind Me, ‘A Little Light’ and ‘Start Walking’, showing his absolute proficiency as both a producer and performer. Check Miles' Songs here. 25 years and several albums later, Miles is still with 'Acoustic Alchemy' and enjoying every minute of it. Over the years Miles and his chums have worked with Acoustic Alchemy, Ben E. King, Ronnie Wood, Jools Holland, Whitney Houston, Earth Wind & Fire, Lonnie Liston Smith, John Schofield, Maysa, Pure Soul, Nancy Wilson, Dennis Chambers, George Duke, Eric Marienthal, Slim Man, and Nelson Rangell to name but a few, which in part explains why they are so damn good! Miles is available for festival & club bookings either as a solo performer, with G*FUNK or with award winning Grammy nominated smooth jazz stars 'Acoustic Alchemy'.

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Bella River Duo

Bella River Duo

Bella River is a stylish contemporary duo from Hampshire, England. They perform a wide variety of classic & modern covers. They have performed all over the world, having visited over 40 countries across Europe, Asia and America, working for many prestigious clients. They have recently returned to the UK from their residence in Osaka, where they were hired by Japan's premium wedding company Escrit Inc. to perform at weddings and private corporate events. With a repertoire of over 450 songs, the Bella River Duo provides the perfect entertainment for all types of occasions and is available to book for both private and public events.

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Espresso Doppio

Espresso Doppio

Espresso Doppio is an exciting and vibrant acoustic jazz/swing duo exploring famous songs of the Italian jazz-folk-pop repertoire. Thanks to the natural musical and on-stage chemistry between Giuseppe and Luigi, the duo delivers an authentic and genuine Italian vibe, adding a very personal touch to the arrangements of the songs. The duo’s repertoire ranges from the best Italian folk pop songs to International classics, arranged in a gypsy-jazz and swing style. Giuseppe Antonacci (Lead Vocal, Guitar) is an Italian songwriter who sings and plays guitar. Exploring every kind of music, he is curious and hungry for art & poetry with a repertoire ranging from jazz to folk. Luigi Leoni (Lead Guitar) is an Italian professional guitarist. As a graduate of Saint Louis College of Music in Rome, he has played at the most prestigious venues of the Italian Capital, which included opening for Mr. BB King himself. From 2013 until 2018 he performed aboard the biggest cruise ships in the world, performing everything from Broadway shows like Mamma Mia, Grease & Hairspray and playing in resident Jazz big bands. Espresso Doppio are perfect for International events where an authentic and vibrant atmosphere with audience participation is desired. Espresso Doppio is also available in larger ensembles ; Trio with pianist / Quartet with piano and violin / Quintet with drums, double bass & piano / Sextet with drums, double bass, piano & violin.

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Tango Time

Tango Time

Lorena Goldestein and Cristian Gallardo are world renown Tango dancers, teachers and choreographers of Argentine Tango Bailarines, Maestros y Coreografos de Tango. Artistic directors of the legendary and famous entertainment venue El Viejo Almacen dinner show in Buenos Aires, they now come together to showcase their new show – Tango Time. Tango Time is a dance show like no other, with interaction videos, incredible tango leg dexterity and non-stop dancing for 45 minutes. The show is also available with additional musicians vocalists if required for larger events. Lorena and Christian are also star dancers of the famous show "Tango Buenos Aires" from the the Royal Caribbean Cruise Line. They are without doubt masters of their trade, offering a rich not to be missed program. Are you ready for the awesome Tango experience? Now is the time…It’s Tango Time!

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Tomas McCabe

Tomas McCabe

First class entertainment from the Celebrity Mind Reader Tomas McCabe. Tomas’s style of mind reading is not just jaw-dropping amazing, but also extremely entertaining. With his bubbly Irish charm, Tomas will have you feeling both comfortable and excited instantly, before blowing you away with impossible feats. After eight years of stage and TV work, How To Read Minds is the show that Tomas now performs across the world. This is a brilliant performance demonstrating how it’s possible to read minds using body language and human predictability, with shocking accuracy. Stacked with moments of laughter and awe, this is the perfect show to entertain your guests in a way like they have never experienced before. Prepare for audience participation, a terrifying moment of danger and laugh-out-loud comedy all the way through. Tomas will teach everyone how he is reading them which is utterly fascinating. But don't worry! The moment you think you can outsmart him, the jaw-dropping finale will come and once again you'll be scratching your head. Tomas is unlike any other magical performer in that his show is not just a collection of tricks. The star of the show is the audience, who leave not just baffled and amazed, but also with an understanding of the power of their own minds! It’s no wonder the Britain’s Got Talent judges gave him four huge yeses.

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Snake Davis

Snake Davis

Snake Davis is one of the most in-demand rock jazz and soul sax players in the world, widely known for his solos on tracks such as Lisa Stansfield’s “Change”; M-People’s “Search For A Hero” and “Moving On Up”; and Take That’s “Million Love Songs”. He has played and recorded with artists ranging from James Brown, Tina Turner and Paul McCartney to The Eurythmics and Amy Winehouse. He is a saxophonist of almost unparalleled gifts who has played with the best in the business through a career spanning three decades. To date, Snake Davis has recorded on more than 400 tracks for over 60 artists and the list keeps growing. That’s not even counting all of the live performances! More recently Snake featured on Klingande's Number 1 dance chart hit 'Jubel' - a huge dance tune across the world. The hugely popular Snake Davis Classic Sax Solos touring band is now in its third year and see’s Snake Davis step into a 5 piece band performing a myriad of classics, including Baker Street, Careless Whisper, Still Crazy after all these Years, Respect, Yakety Yak, and his own solos from Million Love Songs, Moving on https://www.funkgurus.com//artists/profile/snakedavis/?code=qmz269oo, Search for the Hero, and Lisa Stansfields "Change". What’s more, he also tells you a bit more about them, fascinating facts and insights into the music we already love. Imagine a room full of the saxophone greats; Junior Walker, King Curtis, Clarence Clemmons, Charlie Parker, Michael Brecker and more. Snake can deliver them all; challenging – yes, but he completely nails it. Sultry sax, searing sax, screaming sax, sexy sax, soulful sax, this show has it all. Snake is also available with:- The Snake Davis Trio - teaming up with long time cohort , best buddy and session trumpeter extraordinaire Johnny Thirkell and their mutual friend, guitarist Mark Creswell, for an evening of gorgeous mellow music infused with jazz soul and pop. The Snake Davis & Gareth Moulton Duo - Snake teams up with long time cohort and best buddy Gareth Moulton from Cutting Crew & Wang Chung for an evening of gorgeous mellow music infused with pop, rock, jazz and soul.

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Amy Blackstock

Amy Blackstock

Amy Blackstock is a confident, vivacious and extremely versatile professional British dancer. A fast learner, incredibly adaptable, open-minded and accepting towards all situations and ideas, Amy has performed in six of the seven continents, working for many prestigious cruise lines, casinos and resorts including MSC, Star Cruises and Sands Resorts and Casinos to name but a few. Amy’s enthusiastic approach to her work and her ability to fit ‘right in’ to team situations has allowed her to be part of many renowned dance groups such as the La Bouche Showgirls and The Lotus Girls to name just two. Amy also developed her leadership skills whilst holding the role of Dance Captain working in the Weihnachtcircus Circus in Germany and at other prestigious circuses in North and South America. Additionally she is a skilled magician's assistant and comedienne, winning the Eugene Chaplin Prize at the International Festival of Circus Arts in Russia. More recently Amy has danced at the ‘Illusion On Ice’ show in Mexico and is currently developing her poi spinning skills in order to have her own fire act one day! Watch this space! Amy’s skills are as follows :- Dancer: Expert : Singer: Expert : Actor: Expert : Entertainment Host: Expert : Comedienne: Expert : Poi: Advanced level : Piano: Advanced level

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