ACOUSTIC, STRIPPED BACK OR ELECTRIC SOLO LIVE SHOWS, FOR FESTIVALS, GIGS, FUNCTIONS AND EVENTS. AVAILABLE TO BOOK NOW.
As a live performer, Giles captures the attention of any audience he plays in front of. His charisma and energy is a craft he has worked on for many years playing festivals, shows, clubs, cafes, corporate events and functions. From playing festivals in Liverpool, London, Warwick and Hull, to playing for parliamentary and business functions in Bulgaria, Giles adapts to each audience with stage craft, music style and aesthetics. Giles also has great experience playing weddings and family events; he has played in full band shows and acoustic 'background music' setups.
Giles has flexible approaches to different types of shows and events. His solo live setups cover acoustic, stripped back and full energetic electric live shows. A mixture of both covers and some carefully selected originals can be found in his sets, depending on the event. He regularly takes requests prior to events for a personalised show. He also plays as a freelance drummer, guitarist or bassist in professional function bands.
Giles has an extensive collection of professional quality equipment, including his own top of the line Tama drum kit, Fender guitars & basses and he can also supply his own 2000W PA system. His solo shows are self contained and require no additional personnel. For tech specifications for his solo live show, please visit his EPK for promoters. To book Giles for a show, please contact email@example.com.
Giles is an experienced live musician and performer, who has performed at weddings, covers sets, acoustic functions, charity events and professional club events across the UK. He has an extensive repertoire for drums, guitar, bass guitar and also as a solo act. He both works with groups as a freelance session player, and also has his own solo looping set for a wide range of events. His solo set comprises of either acoustic or electric sets (depending on event), where he loops guitar, keyboards and percussion live. Giles has a large collection of professional standard gear, including the ability to support backing tracks & click tracks live to add that extra element to any show.
As a solo performer, Giles is energetic and charismatic with the ability to capture the attention of any audience. He is a virtuosic performer with multi-instrumentalist talents, and his unique use of music technology to create a one-man-band show adds another dimension to his live show. He plays a mixture of either covers focused sets, or a set of original music. Giles’ solo sets comprise of either acoustic instruments (acoustic guitar and percussion), or his electronic set (electric guitar, drum pads, percussion and keyboard all linked to Ableton live). He can cater for differing volumes, atmospheres, or occasions from solo acoustic up to full band style live shows. Giles travels with his PA system and modest set of stage lighting. For more information or to book Giles, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Giles plays either fully acoustic, stripped back, or big live looping solo sets, depending on tech requirements, stage time and logistics. His solo setup is a looping show where Giles plays multiple instruments, inspired by artists such as Jack Garratt, Jacob Collier and KT Tunstall.
He uses Ableton Live to loop the instruments live, with pre-recorded samples triggered underneath.