The Downloads are an all male versatile 4 piece band who perform across the Midlands. The guys can offer classic rock, soul, pop, disco and funk covers from the last 5 decades.
The band is friendly and professional and as experienced musicians never fail to perform a great show. Experienced in many events including parties, corporate functions, opening nights and weddings.
*The Downloads are the perfect choice for all your special occasions*
• Stylish, young, skillful and professional
• 3-part harmonies
• Diverse set list to suit all ages and tastes
• Excellent value for money
• Top class equipment
• Pleasant, polite and willing to adapt to specific client requirements
The Downloads are an all male Versatile 4 piece band who perform across the Midlands. The guys can offer classic rock, Indie, soul, pop, disco and funk covers from the last 5 decades. The band is friendly and professional and as experienced musicians never fail to perform a great show. Experienced in many events including parties, corporate functions, opening nights and weddings, The Downloads are the perfect choice for all your special occasions!
Consisting of some of the Midlands finest musicians the bands members have a massive amount of live experience playing in venues across the UK.
Nick is a powerfull and talented singer. Having worked with some of the Midlands top function/covers bands, Nick can smoothly adapt to many styles and Genres. Nick has had success reaching the final 50 contestants of ITV's 2005 X-Factor. After facing Simon Cowell, Sharon Osbourne and Louis Walsh, Nick was invited to London "boot camp" but sadly didn't make the final 3.
Darren is a qualified school music teacher, songwriter and musician. He teaches guitar and keyboard privately and plays bass in the band. As well as a great deal of experience performing live Darren has band management experience and used to work for Universal Music in London.
James is an exceptional guitarist with a wealth of experience performing & recording throughout the UK and also the US. James studied at the Academy of Contemporary music in Guildford.
Geoff is an acclaimed drummer / percussionist who has taught and performed throughout the UK and the USA. Geoff teaches kit and has performed with various bands, ensembles around the world.
- 4 Piece - Male Vocals, Bass, Guitar, Drums
50' & 60's
- Chuck berry - Jonny be good
- Wilson Pickett - Mustang Sally
- Van Morrison - Brown Eyed Girl
- Free - Alright Now
- The Beatles - Saw Her Standing There
- The Kinks - You Really Got Me
- Stevie Wonder - Superstition
- Lynard Skynard - Sweet Home Alabama
- Wild Cherry - Play that Funky music
- The Undertones - Teenage Kicks
- Aerosmith - Walk This Way
- The Jam - Town Called Malice
- Queen - Somebody to love
- Queen - Dont Stop me Now
- Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody
80's & 90's
- Queen - Crazy Little Thing Called Love
- Bryan Adams - Summer of 69
- Black Crowes - Hard To Handle
- Green day -Basket case
- Bon Jovi - You give love a bad name
- Bon Jovi - Livin On A Prayer
- Jamiroquai - Cosmic girl
- Guns N'Roses - Sweet Child o' Mine
- Pulp - Common People
- Spin Doctors - Two Princess
- Reef - Place Your Hands
- The Proclaimers - 500 miles
- The Cult - She Sells Sanctuary
- Nirvana - Smells Like Teen Spirit
- Blink 182 - All the Small Things
- James - Sit Down
- Blur - Park Life
- Foo Fighters - Times Like These
- The Killers -Mr Brightside
- The Killers - When you were young
- The Killers - Somebody Told Me
- The Killers - All These Things
- U2 -Vertigo
- Feeder - Buck Rogers
- Stereophonics - Dakota
- Stereophonics - The Bartender and the theif
- The Fratellis - Chelsea Dagger
- Kings of Leon - Sex on Fire
- Kings of Leon - Mollys Chamber
- Franz Ferdinand - Take me out
- Scouting for Girls - She's so lovely
- The Kooks - Naive
- Snow Patrol - You're all I have
- Red Hot Chili Peppers - Dani California
- Always Where I Need to Be - The Kooks
- Kaiser Chiefs - I Predict a Riot
- The Automatic - Monster
- Arctic Monkeys - Good on the Dancefloor
- Jet - Are You Gonna Be My Girl
- Vampire Weekend - A Punk
- Coldplay - Yellow
The band were superb and they got the mixture of music just right for our wedding.
Since forming in 2005 The Downloads have gained experience in many events including: Weddings, Corporate Events, Private Functions, Award Presentations, Christmas Parties, Charity Events, Festivals, Birthday Parties... And more!
The band offer 2 sets of 45 - 60 minutes and an encore or two, but can play for 2 x 60 min's if specifically requested... that’s over 2 hours of fantastic live music!
Please Note: The fees indicated below are approximate and based on a central location for each county. They are intended to provide a rough guide only and exact quotes can only be given once the date and exact location of your event have been provided.