The band are all fully qualified musicians with extensive experience of the music business and live circuit. The band deliver a professional, no fuss, entertainment experience with an up to date, evolving set list that encompasses a broad variety of styles. From the latest chart successes to fresh takes on classics, The Funktones are sure to have something that accommodates for all tastes.
The New Madrids were formed in 2010 by the four remaining members of americana stalwarts $outhpaw and the lead singer/founder of rock & blues degenerates The Revivals.
Americana roots and soul are at the heart of The New Madrids' sound with a powerhouse rhythm section of Maurice McPherson on drums, Callum Keith on bass backing the incomparable Owen Nicholson on any variety of stringed creations. Ian Hutchison and Donny McElligott share lead vocal duties as well as the writing.
Event: The Funktones, The New Madrids
Date: Saturday 17th October 2015
Venue: Whistle Binkies
Time : 18:00 - 03:00
Saturday 24th June
DIE HAPPY, SPECIAL GUESTS, THE HOUSEROCKERS, GED HANLEY TRIO
Sunday 25th June
DIRTY BETTY, NOBODIES BUSINESS
Monday 26th June
Open Mic Night