The Adam Winslet Band is an 7 piece band, comprising vocals, guitar, drums, keyboards, bass, sax, trumpet. Adam is a powerful frontman, with a great voice and winning charisma. He is passionate about music and has years of experience in wowing audiences at major venues, like The NIA Birmingham, The Reading Hexagon, and Newbury Corn Exchange.
The band features a host of the top UK session players including.....
Keyboards - Richard CottleSwansea born Richard Cottle has worked with the best. From Eric Clapton, Mick Jagger, and David Bowie in the 70's, to Seal and Wham in the 80's/90's. They have all relied on his amazing talents as a keyboardist and sax player. His recent playing and arranging work has included 'The Voice' BBC, and Russell Watson.
Bass - Paul GearyPaul Geary has worked with Lisa Stansfield, Gabrielle, George Michael, Simply Red, Chris Rea, A1, Nik Kershaw, Donny and Marie Osmond, The Lighthouse Family, Liberty X, Chris Norman, Geri Halliwell, Dane Bowers, Sophie Ellis Bexter, Clarksville, Enrique, Phix, Dside, Blazing Squad, Rachel Stevens, Mary J. Blige and WestLife. He is also an active Musical Director, helping to select, develop and mentor musicians for Sony Universal / Warner Music / Polydor, & EMI Labels. Paul endorses Overwater Bass Guitars, Rotosound Strings, Rock-Wire and tc electronic.
Drums - Gary BentleyGary has been lucky to perform and tour with many great musicians which collectively span 4 decades of pop music. CREDITS INCLUDE: The Supremes, The Platters, Richard Street (The Temptations),The Three Degrees, George Mcrae,The Real Thing, Gloria Gaynor Toyah Wilcox
Guitar - Tim WaltersTim Walters began playing the guitar in 1989 and teaching in the year 2000. In that time he has performed all over the World and has taught all levels from complete beginners up to multi-platinum selling artists. The diverse range of musicians he has worked with over the years include, Chris White (Saxophone: Dire Straits, Robbie Williams, Sir Paul McCartney), Richard Cottle (Keyboards: David Bowie, Eric Clapton, Tina Turner), Gaz Coombes (Supergrass), Chris Whitten (Drums: Sir Paul McCartney, Dire Straits), Irwin Sparks (The Hoosiers), Adrian Smith (Guitar: Iron Maiden), Lawrence Cottle (Bass: Eric Clapton, Gary Moore, Black Sabbath), Nigel Hitchcock (Saxophone: Sir Tom Jones, Ray Charles), Richard Jupp (Drums: Elbow), Alec Dankworth (Bass: Van Morrison), Steve White (Drums: Paul Weller, The Who) and many more.
Sax - Simon BatesPlaying all musical genres, Simon has performed around the world in a wide variety of settings from the Q.E.2. and Eiffel Tower to Ronnie Scott's and the Albert Hall. He is also a respected band leader having led the 9 piece band on the Johnny Vaughan Tonight Show and many other TV bands. He has been Musical Director for many well known artists including Bette Midler, Rick Astley and Richard Shelton.
Trumpet - Matt Holland Matt Holland has been performing all around the world for the Last 20 years with the likes of Van Morrison, Lisa Stansfield, Marti Pellow, The Hoosiers & Burt Bacharach. He has also performed on Strictly Come Dancing, Dancing on Ice & The X-Factor Final with Robbie Williams.
He toured extensively with Van Morrison from 1994 - 2006 performing over 1000 gigs and recording 8 albums & from 2003 – 2006 acted as his Musical director.
The Adam Winslet Band play a mixture of funk, rock and soul, including:
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