Ticket to Ride - Buckstock

It’s the 1960s; cultural reform is all around us, at the centre of this is a revolution in music. Over the air waves, the Rock and Roll so typical of the 1950s is giving way to exciting new sounds, genres and artists. To keep you up to date with the cutting-edge trends we are hosting a mini music festival with live performances of the latest sounds that popular music has to offer.

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4 Days of Peace & Music with:

 

Friday

Afternoon - Ash Denver

Evening - The FAB Beatles

Saturday

Afternoon - Sammy Jonas | Clay

Evening - The Del Quiffs

Sunday


Evening - The Zoots

Monday

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Ash Denver

 

 

Ash discovered his love of singing and performance while studying drama at university in Leicester, being involved in theatre productions where the arts are well supported gave him the encouragement to take this path as a career.
Under the guidance of Alan Greenwood, Ash took his first job 9 years ago, with a show team at a holiday park in Devon and spent some years entertaining holiday makers, at several holiday parks in the South West. Two years ago he had a very enjoyable season with Thomsons, performing to guests at their hotels in Europe and on returning home, made the decision to work on a solo career back in UK.
Ash has since gone on to refine his own cabaret with songs from 50’s to present day and added a 60’s and 70’s show, performing at holiday resorts, hotels and venues around Britain. He join the cast of David Hamilton’s Rock and Roll Back the Years theatre show, as their lead male vocalist which visited 40 theatres nation wide during 2016 and has more dates booked for 2017. This is Ash’s true passion, being involved with a live show and the chance to work with other musicians is the perfect performance opportunity for a vocalist.
With a range of material spanning the decades and over 200 songs from 50’s to present day, Ash’s solo act and 60’s and 70’s show is a winner with all ages, offering something for everyone. Strong, dynamic, high energy vocals, the ability to create a fun atmosphere with exceptional talent and professionalism, is a recipe for a successful night at any venue.

Ash will be performing for us on Friday 26th from 3pm.

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The FAB Beatles

 

 

Formed in 1991, the FAB Beatles have risen through sheer hard work & dedication to be one of the most sought-after Beatles tribute bands in the world today, with concerts performed all over the UK, Europe, Middle East & the Americas.
The Fab Beatles show starts with early “Hamburg” material & goes right through all the singles & album tracks to “Let It Be” & the “break-up”, with a repertoire that is second to none!
The Fab Beatles pride themselves on professionalism & attention to detail & it’s well documented that the Fab’s sound is the closest you will ever hear to the originals.
The Fab Beatles use only authentic instruments & costume & can now boast to have the very drum-kit Ringo used on The Beatles 1964 American tour no-less! The Fab Beatles are the industry’s choice & considered the ultimate standard to aspire to by other acts.

Find out more at FabBeatles.com

The FAB Beatles will be performing for us on Friday 26th from 7pm.

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Sammy Jonas

 

Sammy Jonas is a talented singer-songwriter with an extensive amount of experience in the music industry. After growing up in Southend-On-Sea, moving to Cornwall, then to New Zealand and playing in an envious number of bands, Sammy Jonas has perfected his rustic sound. Having overcome some difficult times, Sammy boasts a mature sound others can’t compete with. Fast forward to present day and Sammy Jonas has found his feet back in Cornwall. Now, with his own PA system, Sammy is able to busk locally and venture further afield, playing gigs at any opportunity he gets. Although an incredible solo performer, Sammy Jonas still has an inextinguishable love for working alongside other musicians and creatives. After hosting an album release party, 2017 is shaping up to be an important year for Sammy. With preparations to play more live shows and contend in Battle of The Buskers competition in Newquay, Sammy Jonas is set to be an important player on the Cornish music scene.


Find Sammy on Facebook

Sammy will be performing for us on Saturday 27th from 12pm and on Monday 29th from 11.30am.

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Clay

 

Clay are from Cornwall playing indie folk and rock and roll covers and originals. Influenced by a range of musical styles, and groups including the Beatles, Clay perform live across the region at music venues and festivals.

 

Find Clay on Facebook

Clay will be performing for us on Saturday 27th from 3.15pm.

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The Del Quiffs

 

The Del Quiffs have been together for over 6 years and with extensive gigging all around the Midlands they have experience and know how to entertain a crowd. The Del Quiffs are a young band playing old songs - songs which were originally performed by the younger generation and because of that, the band can deliver energetic and upbeat performances from its’ musicians. The Del Quiffs will bring the sound and style of the golden era to any event!

The Del Quiffs will be performing for us on Saturday 27th from 7pm.

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Crossfire69

 

Crossfire 69 are a 60’s Rock covers band from Cornwall playing music by artists such as The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, The Who, The Kinks, Cream, etc. The line-up - Keith on Vocals and Guitar, Terry on Guitar and Vocals, Bass Guitar and Vocals from Phil and Dan on Drums - are all experienced gigging musicians and aim to deliver that authentic 60’s sound.

 

Find Crossfire69 on Facebook

Crossfire69 will be performing for us on Sunday 28th from 12pm.

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Rick and the Apple

 

Rick and the Apple are a duo that focus on songs from the 50s, 60s and 70s. Their best songs are ones that feature harmonies, such as Simon and Garfunkel, The Everley Brothers and Peter and Gordon to name but a few. Rick and the Apple appear all over Cornwall but this will be their first time singing in Devon. Like the Kinks song “We are the village green preservation society” Rick and the Apple like to think they are preserving the old songs, keeping them alive for new generations to enjoy.

 

Rick and the Apple will be performing for us on Sunday 28th from 3pm.

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The Zoots

 

The outstanding guitar playing of lead guitarist Ben, the award nominated drummer Simon, charisma from Jamie, fused with outstanding energy from Harriet and the very talented Tommy with their great harmonies and love for performing live have been key to The Zoots huge success. Crammed into every single one of their shows, you’ll witness to their oh-so-tight harmonies, infectious stage presence & questionable, but highly entertaining dance moves. Jamie’s vocals enrapture every audience from the off, using his charm to encourage audience participation throughout. The Zoots’ onstage rapport and genuine love for music radiates at every single one of their performances.

Find out more at TheZoots.com

 

Find the Zoots on Facebook

 

The Zoots will be performing for us on Sunday 28th from 7pm.

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James Burrell as Elvis


James is an acclaimed English Elvis tribute artist, based in Devon in the U.K. He was one of the top three Elvis acts at the Porthcawl Elvis Tribute competition in 2016, and was a finalist in the European Elvis Tribute Championships 2017. Although James has been a variety singer for many years, he has been a lifelong fan of Elvis Presley. When performing his tribute act, James tries to convey Elvis’s charisma and sense of playfulness on stage, which he combines with his own personality. James captures Elvis’s sound and adopts his mannerisms and stage actions, but you won’t find him doing any typically clichéd things; for example, he won’t wear sunglasses on stage because Elvis never did, nor will he talk like Elvis between songs, instead choosing to simply use his own voice.

Find out more at ElvisPresleyTributeArtist.co.uk

Find James Burrel on Facebook

James Burrell will be performing for us on Monday 29th from 2.45pm.

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