Following on from our message at the beginning of April, Yateley Sports CIC, organisers of Gig on the Green Yateley has continued to follow the guidance from WHO and the UK Government.
It is with a heavy heart that, on this basis, we have decided to postpone the 10th Gig on the Green Yateley until Saturday 26 June and Sunday 27 June 2021 to ensure the safety of our supporters, the bands and vendors plus, of course, our volunteers.
We are currently working with all our suppliers and bands to ensure as many of them as possible will be with us for the new date so that the 10th Gig on the Green will still be the exciting event we were planning for this June.
For our supporters who have already booked tickets and gazebo pitches, those will remain valid for the 2021 gig. However, if you cannot make the new dates, refunds will be available. If you do have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact us.
We will be back once all this is over! Please continue to stay safe and we look forward to celebrating our 10th Gig on the Green with you on Saturday 26 June and Sunday 27 June 2021.
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We are currently working with all our bands to ensure as many of them as possible will be with us for the new date in 2021 so that the 10th Gig on the Green will still be the exciting event we were planning for this June. Full details will be announced in the coming months.
Possibly the band most requested to return to Gig on the Green! Get ready to go back to the 80s with world renowned 80s tribute band Wild Boys!
Now in their 10th year the Wild Boys stem from the humble roots of Norfolk. The boys have performed all over the world alongside iconic 80s acts including Michael Bolton, Human League, OMD, ABC, Chesney Hawkes and many more.
Expect to hear hits from Duran Duran, Erasure, Phil Collins, Tears For Fears, Prince and Queen to name but a few.
The Wild Boys were formed in the summer of 2009 and have set very high standards with their vast performing experience and exciting shows, covering all the great artists from the best decade in music - The 80s!×
Miss Kylie stole the show at last year’s Gig on the Green Sunday so this year we’ve brought her back for the Saturday crowd!
Natalie Mcgrath has been performing her Miss Kylie tribute show for more than 12 years. Wowing audiences since 2006 with her remarkable vocal likeness and striking resemblance to Australia’s Queen of pop, Natalie has built up a reputation for being the UK’s best Kylie tribute.
This spectacular tribute show highlights the many highs of Kylie Minogue’s amazing career and features stunning costume changes, high energy choreography and incredible stage charisma.
From Kylie’s 80’s classics to her modern-day chart hits, this spectacular tribute is not one to be missed!×
Jack Shepherd is world renowned for his Ed Sheeran tribute shows after playing all over the world since 2015. Jack recreates every song completely live using a replica loop pedal to that of the man himself. With a show featuring all the hits and ballads you are sure to have a full Ed Sheeran Experience.
In 2019 Jack received the well-deserved award for best male artist at the national tribute music awards.×
Back to Gig on the Green for a third time and paying tribute to one of the greatest Jamaican reggae bands ever are Trenchtown Experience!
Their Bob Marley tribute act is an eight-piece band of London`s top reggae musicians. Members have performed with the best - UB40, Yellowman, Third World, John Holt, Aswad.
As fans of roots reggae and of Marley`s band of the mid-seventies, Trenchtown Experience includes an all-female backing vocal trio - their own version of Bob Marley's I-Threes.×
With the untimely and unfortunate passing of the supreme vocalist and entertainer, Whitney Houston, the world is grieving the loss of one of, if not the best female vocalist to ever soothe our ears and hearts.
Since then, the request to bask in Whitney Houston’s incredible library of work has skyrocketed, thus springing forth the creation of Just Whitney, a tribute show performed by X Factor contestant, Beverly Savarin.
Although Whitney Houston’s brilliance can never be duplicated, Beverly Savarin, as Just Whitney has gone on to continue to perform her greatest hits, aiming to ignite our memories and giving homage to the woman who gave so much to sing about.×
England's Dreaming have been playing to packed audiences for well over a decade, performing the very best punk, new wave and ska classics from the 70s, 80s and 90s. They wowed the crowd at Gig on the Green in 2016.
They guarantee a brilliantly fun show spanning the eras of some of the best songs ever written from bands such as The Clash, Sex Pistols, The Ruts, Cult, Buzzcocks, Blondie, and The Specials, through to Pulp, Green Day, Simple Minds, Arctic Monkeys and many more.
This fantastic female fronted five-piece band brings a completely authentic show of the best live music taking you back to the most exciting decades in music history. With a slice of sparkling wit and tight riffs, don't miss their show!×
Sour Kix are a young pop/rock band from Woking, whose energetic performances will be sure to engage an exhilarated audience with pulsing melodic vocals, killer drum fills, fat bass riffs and face melting guitar licks - Sour Kix will ensure you will be rocking along with them!
The band burst onto the music scene after being asked to play live on Channel 4’s TFI Friday back in 2015, drawing acclaim from presenter Chris Evans and guests Ronnie Wood, Ellie Goulding and The Vamps. They have subsequently shared the mainstage with acts such as the Kaiser Chiefs, Jessie J, Scouting For Girls and The Vamps.
Sour Kix make a welcome return to Gig on the Green, four years after their first appearance at Yateley.
They are keen ambassadors for WWF and support many charities such as Teenage Cancer Trust, Make a Wish, Dogs on The Streets, Shooting Star Chase, BBC Children in Need amongst others. Watch out for new material being released over the next few months.×
Formed from the combination of original members of the 2 Tone explosion, The Beat GB features Everett Morton of The Beat and Mickey Billingham of Dexys Midnight Runners, The Beat and General Public, plus Neil Deathridge (The Beat and International Beat), DemenNus, Sean Williams and Theo Hockley.
After performing with The Beat and releasing three albums in the early 80s, which included a string of hit singles such as ‘Mirror in the Bathroom’, ‘Tears of a Clown’, ‘Ranking Full Stop’ and ‘Too Nice to Talk To’. Everett has now taken it a step further and introduced a brand new incarnation of that feeling and sound with The Beat GB, where the group are currently working not only on the classic tunes but also bringing you some great new songs too.×
The Mighty Lemons are delighted to return to Yateley Gig On The Green 2020 to be part of this great event. It only seems like 736 days since we last played GOTG.
If you didn’t catch them last time, they are an all-singing, all-swinging six-piece ukulele rock band playing a mixture of classic and current pop songs on fun size guitars. And a Theremin. And drums. The perfect fusion of great music and lighthearted humour.
Since we were last played the Gig On The Green they’ve been spreading ukulele love and their special brand of entertainment to many fundraising events including the Yateley Cask & Cork Festival, Box Ukulele Festival and the St Michael’s Church Pastoral Centre Ladies Evening and Clothes Swap event.
Come and dance, sing-along, or just tap your toes to classics such as Paradise City, Uptown Funk, Shut Up and Dance and many more. Big sound, tiny guitars. Proof that size isn’t everything.×
Rusty, Lucky, Richey, Gene and Ted. Maximum skiffle and roll from the dancehall days. Somewhere between The Cavern Club and Canvey Island.
The TR5s are unique in many ways. Part skiffle, part rock ‘n’ roll and part early r‘n’ b, their sound epitomises a bygone era of cool, with an epic sounding unit of acoustic guitar, electric guitar, double bass and drums.
With set lists made up of out-of-the-ordinary (but not unknown) 50s and 60s tunes, deliberately chosen to stand out, the band are guaranteed to capture your attention and have you hitting the dancefloor. Their charismatic and energetic stage show is a perfect reminder of those great times that we all long for again.×
This award-winning Taylor Swift show by Katy Ellis is the most prestigious tribute act for Taylor Swift in the UK and some may say, the world. Created, produced and delivered with pride, professionalism and with the highest level of attention to detail. With incredible dancers, this show promises to deliver the most authentic recreation of a Taylor Swift show that you will ever find.
The traits possessed by Katy Ellis has ‘Swiftie’ fans from across the world feeling like they are back watching Taylor Swift herself. The show features all of Taylor’s much-loved hits including; Shake It Off, Blank Space, Love Story, You Belong With Me, Look What You Made Me Do, I Knew You Were Trouble.
This fun energetic show gets all the audience involved and has everyone singing along and ‘Shaking it off’ to all of Taylor Swift’s hits.×
Manor Rocks are a eight piece band from Yateley Manor. The group has been running in various guises since 2016 and is directed by Kieran Daniel and Sarah Newman. They rehearse in their break times and have shown great commitment preparing this set since September.
The band is fronted by Sian and Matt who have worked together for a couple of years. Forming the backbone of the band, Harry (drums) and Arty (bass) lay down a solid foundation and the rhythm section is completed with Guy (lead guitar), Archie (rhythm guitar) Sarah-Jane and Rory (keyboards and vocals). All have a good understanding of when to hold back and when to express themselves. All the band members are accomplished in their own discipline and although aged 10-13 show a level of musical maturity well beyond their years. They perform contemporary songs with a slight rocky twist. They hope you enjoy the show!×
Jack can often be found busking in Camberley and Aldershot wowing the shoppers with his falsetto and vocals. As an 18 year old, Jack achieved nationwide fame when performing in front of a thousand-strong crowd at Wembley, and multiple millions of television viewers, as he wowed the audience and judges of the 2017 X Factor, reaching the judges houses stage of the competition with Louis Walsh.×