Things Only People Who Gig Will Ever Know!
This Light Hearted Blog is about things that only grass roots entertainers will ever understand.
All those things that you know will happen when you go out gigging, Wonder if they happen?, When sometimes you wish they wouldn't.
This is the life on the road, arriving at different venues and seeing hundreds of strangers week in week out, yet having fun looking for those familiar... Posted 1 year 11 months ago
80s Music So Many Memories
Today we are bringing you another decade of music and moving into the 1980s, often voted the most favourite of all eras; well it was for us anyway!
So many memories and so many great singers, bands and styles; what with the stars of the 1970s still very much on the scene and re-inventing themselves! I will try to include as much as I can!.
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Guest Blog Miss Holiday Swing, The Project
“I say Old Bean!” It’s wonderful to meet you! Let’s start by introducing myself. My name is Miss Holiday Swing but my friends call me Holly!
A mere 5 months ago I started the “Miss Holiday Swing” project. A project that had been in the pipeline for some time, but having been sailing the seven seas for the last 2... Posted 2 years 4 days ago
Disco & Glamrock The 1970s
The music at the beginning of this decade was still strongly influenced by the decade before music but sadly for some fans the psychedelic rock movement quickly fell into decline. More so people think of this era ... Posted 2 years 1 week ago
Guest Blog From Verity Smith A Female Vocalist and her Over Seas Experience
Gigging overseas seems like a glamorous prospect; new places, new people, new food and new experiences – and it totally is all of those things - but it’s also a lot more -... Posted 2 years 1 week ago
Wedding Entertainment Top 10 First Dance Songs 2015
This Blog we worked on for a month or so and we actually asked our Website acts, Facebook and Twitter followers to help us put it together. We asked everyone.
What wedding first dance song have you performed. heard or played most in 2015?
Click this image to watch the video and see what ... Posted 2 years 2 weeks ago
Music never to be beaten, The Swinging 60s!
There is one thing that you entertertainers will nearly always get asked to perform mid set! Chances are, your Nan & Grandad loved it too, maybe your own parents depending on your own age of course? All of our entertainers on Youbook Entertainment will most likley have been in a venue somewhere, be it Hotel, Club, Social Club or maybe a small pub; and hear somebody shout out "Do you do any Sixties music ??"
Either that or the elderly lady who has been sat at the back of... Posted 2 years 3 weeks ago
Guest Blog From "Adjacent Duo"
Wow - our first blog!! So where to start?!
Well, suppose we should introduce ourselves, “we are Adjacent2! but we do have real names as well ...” - hold on - this is starting to sound like the introducing line after our first song!
The best way to sum us up is a couple of gals from Folkestone who have been best friends for 16... Posted 2 years 1 month ago
This Is Going To Worry Some Live Acts?
So this is something that Youbook Entertainment feels quite passionate about, doesn't fully agree with yet understands why it is sometimes in place. Its rumoured that more and more Social clubs and working mens clubs have started introducing the score card, to determine if their punters like the entertainer or not? Have you seen this system yet? More venues seem to be introducing... Posted 2 years 1 month ago
Day Out Sledging In Devon
Well what better way to spend a hot summers day? Entertaining ourselves Sledging and Skiing of course. We were invited down to have a look and see exactly what goes on at the Devon Ski Centre. That is the place where you can see the large dry ski slope up on the hill, just after you arrive in Plymouth via the A38.
The Ents Capital UK Ltd team spend the day at the brilliant and fun Devon Ski Centre, which is a great place for hard core winter sports enthusiasts, people who would like... Posted 2 years 2 months ago