Described as 'Cab Calloway on Absinthe' and 'Tom Waits has gone to hell and formed a voodoo band', if you're looking for something fun and definitely a little off the wall this is the band for your event! Perfect for horror themed nights or for a touch of the darker side of New Orleans.
Bio A raggle, taggle seven to fourteen piece band in a world of Zombie Burlesque and Voodoo Circus… Emerging from the dark depths of the sewers of London, Rattlin Bone walk that darker path… Wily Bo Walker, former frontman and songsmith supremo with Glasgow's self-styled supergroup The Heartbeats, now continues his wild frontman swagger as Ringmaster of the madcap burlesque voodoo circus that is Rattlin Bone.… Joining him is demon trombone player L'il Neill, a nightcrawling desperado and an artist with a deviant palette. He fronts the bone section from hell… Kareña Kelly adds her 'Vampirettes'; a wicked sideshow and backing vocals with bite!!!
For larger scale venues and festivals our line up can also include clowns and fire eaters, (where permissible), in the show.
Venue needs to provide a PA and experienced sound engineer but we can source that if required at extra cost. For full line up we require 9 boom stands, 5 vocal mics, 6 mics suitable for brass, one of which will need to be gaffa taped into a sousaphone, lead trombone will need a line in from his FX box, four monitors (3 front of stage, one by drummer) If back line is to be provided we would require a drum kit minus breakables, valve guitar amp, we use a double bass so he brings his own amp, generic bass amps are not suitable.
Food and soft drinks to be provided by venue plus two beers or single spirits per band member.
Suitable changing facilities for a band of this size need to be arranged. Clowns require access to water in dressing area for makeup.