Monthly Archives: May 2013

Wroxall Abbey Wedding – Familiar But Different!

Tonight’s wedding was at the fabulous Wroxall Abbey. It’s a wonderful wedding venue, one the band have frequented for most of the last decade. It surprised us then to play an area of the venue we’ve never been to in all our years playing weddings at Wroxall Abbey! Time to […]


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5-Piece Band At A Marquee Wedding in Harrogate, Yorkshire

The long trek up to Harrogate was made all the more worthwhile thanks to an afternoon acoustic and the addition of our delightful new female vocalist to the evening set. Views were spectacular (sadly we didn’t manage to capture them on camera) and the sun shone throughout the day… simply […]


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Rocking 50th Birthday Party In Kenilworth, Warwickshire

This year, more than ever, we’ve been booked for birthday parties – and it’s been great fun! Tonight’s was a rocking 50th – with requests from Mud to Slade – tracks taking us back (to before we were born!) and bringing us right up to date too. Doing It For […]


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Charity Ball At Nottinghamshire Golf Club

Nottinghamshire Golf Club sits just outside Nottingham itself and is a great venue. It’s not often we get to see such open expanses ourselves and our drive into the grounds made Gaz’s hands itch to swap a guitar for a golf club and get out on the course! Tonight though, […]


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Wonderful Night At Walton Hall With An Acoustic Set!

This was our first trip to Walton Hall this year – but the venue’s lost none of its charm. Set in beautiful Warwickshire countryside, the venue really has it all as far as looks go! Arriving in the height of the sunny afternoon showed of the lush surroundings – it […]


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Top 5 Wedding Budget Tips

In the UK, it’s estimated that the average wedding costs around £20,000. While the picture perfect day is the dream, we believe the marriage itself should be the lasting result of a wedding day: and that you can have an amazing wedding day for less! We often hear of couples […]


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Recording Studio Day In Bath

Keeping our demos and repertoire bang up to date is always a challenge – but one we relish! We headed down to the Rec House Recording Studio in bath to lay down some new tunes! Live Band Despite all the technology, recording a live band is definitely an art rather […]


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30th Birthday Party Near Birmingham

Booking live bands for birthday parties seems to be becoming more and more popular. This, our first 30th birthday party for a while was a pleasure to play. Our birthday girl was in high spirits from start to finish and the intimate pub venue gave us all something of a […]


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Lovely Wedding For Friends At Moxhull Hall

Around a year ago, lead singer Mike went on a coast to coast bike ride for charity and got chatting to another cyclist. It soon transpired that he was getting married, and the plug of The CoverUps wedding entertainment soon lead to a firm booking… and how quickly that year […]


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