Here you will find a list of Black Country based acts & entertainers that are available for you to book for your own Black Country festival event. Below the acts & entertainment section there is also a list of stands and food vendors.
If you are/or are part of an act and would like to make yourself available for Festival Events or You have a stall/stand or food vending business, then please Click Here and we will add you to this page for event organisers to contact.
|the emptycan||Black Country Folk/Rock Band||Responsible for the official Black Country Anthem.The Empty Can are one of the Black Country's leading light's on the music scene.. Regularily selling out gigs across the region.|
|Paris Georgia||Country-pop singer/songwriter||I am a country-pop singer/songwriter from the Midlands. With a fresh approach to new country music similar to Taylor Swift. Please take a look at my Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/ParisGeorgiaMusic||P: 07926980864|
Jess Silk is a guitarist, singer and songwriter from Kingswinford, Dudley. Jess gigs a lot around the Black Country and Birmingham and, in the summer of 2014, released her first solo EP Background Noise.
|P: 07508 886 252|
|Rich Sings…Elvis||Elvis..Ay It!|
Performing strictly as himself Richards performance of Rich sings Elvis' brings the songs of Elvis Presley to your venue.
The original rock n' roll classics of the 50's through to the legendary songs of Vegas in the 70's.
|P: 07761 558693|
|Robert Aston||Story Teller|
Robert has had 2 paper back novels published to date, with his books aiming to highlight the medieval heritage of our area through story.
Robert is available for events to come & tell his bostin' stories ... complete with medieval gear.
|Black Country Gaz||Black Country singer/songwriter|
With a catalogue of self penned black country tunes & a mean turn at Sinatra & Buble, Gaz's gigs dow arf goo bostin!
P : +44 7801 529 523
|No Strings Attached||4 Piece Rock Band|
Local covers band, and you WILL recognise the songs we play, we put our own unique slant on all music, to give the No Strings Attached experience.
|P: 07905 905 299|
|Guitar Allure||Duo. Male Guitarist Girl Singer|
70 years Old Male Plays Guitar to accompany a 31 Years Old Girl Singer.
|P: 07890 246 643|
|Funtime Theatre||Theatre Group|
Black country based group.
P: 07581 238 074
One of the poets reading at the inaugural festival last year and would love to be involved again on the 11th of July.
Dudley born and bred, currently living and working in Rome and my work reflects both places, covering topics ranging from Dudley creation myths to Ancient Roman recreationists in a variety of forms
|Rock Solid||Rock Group|
If you love your Rock music, this is the band for you , playing Rock music from the 60's up to present with our own twist and managing to play our music as well. We are all Black Country Lads on a mission.
|P: 07919 401 187|
|Ties Unbroken||Indie Band|
Popular Black Country Indie Band looking to spread a bit of Black Country Love
|Ian Henery||Performance Poet|
Ian Henery (www.ianhenerypoet.com) is a Bugle Ambassador for the Black Country Bugle and guest presenter on the Ommer & Chain Show on Black Country Community Radio.
He performed at 5 different venues for the 2014 Black Country Festival to promote his book Wildfire Through Staffordshire by Mapseekers Archive Publishing.
In 2014 alone he performed at over 100 open mic and poetry festivals.
In 2015 he has published (through Thynks Publications) a brand new poetry collection entitled Black Country Blues with a foreword by Councillor Pete Lowe (Leader of Dudley MBC) with all proceeds going to The White House Cancer Support.
Three of the poems in the collection are translated into Black Country dialect by Billy Spakemon
|E: Ian Henery: email@example.com|
|Jo & Lazy Fellow||country, blues & rockn'roll band|
Jo & Lazy Fellow is a country,blues & rockn'roll band travelling with their music all over the world. In last years they played on festivals and clubs in Belgium, Netherlands, Germany, Switzerland, Sweden and Poland.
On BIGGEST Polish Country Festival they support Rosanne Cash !
|Alternate Wrestling||Wrestling !|
Alternative Wrestling World that operates out of Dudley,
|Scotty's Circus Workshop||Circus Workshop|
Circus Workshops and provide Balloon Modeling at Family fun days, Outdoor Events, Shopping Centers, Birthdays, Holiday Camps, Playgroups and Schools. This involves children having ago on anything from Plate Spinning, Diabolos and Juggling to Hula Hoops, Stilts and Balancing games.
I would be grateful if you could keep me in mind for any entertainment you require whether this is a Circus Workshop or Mix and Mingle Walkabout entertainmen
P: 07920 490911
|Deckchair Circus||Rock Band||Performing some of the greatest toe tapping drinking songs in history.|
If you are into bands like Stone Roses, Beatles, The Jam, Arctic Monkeys, Oasis, The Who, Rolling Stones and Black Keys, then maybe you're definitely gonna dig Deckchair Circus.
Based in Wednesbury, we have all our own gear. www.deckchaircircus.co.uk
|Milestone Road||4 Peice Band||Playing live since the end of October 2011 and we have played some local gigs & small music festival slots in the East & West Midlands & we would like to be considered for a gig at your festival as a support act.|
Check out the website for some audio & video of the band
|Beyond the Bay||Indie Rock Band||Hi we are Beyond the Bay, an upcoming indie rock band from Dudley, West Midlands. We have released our first single on Spotify and iTunes (link below to listen on Youtube), and have played some of Birmingham's best venues such as the O2 Academy and The Rainbow.||E: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Martin Huburn||Stand Up Comedian||Martin is a comedian from the heart of the Black Country, a town called Tipton.|
Tipton has built a reputation over the years for being rough and deprived and is in desperate need for a modern day hero.
Tiptonite is a show full of cheeky but clean anecdotes of Martin's successes and failings as he attempts to put Tipton back on the map. Every town needs a hero but not everyone can be helped.
|Martin Huburn E: email@example.com|
|John Stranks||Acoustic Singer/Songwriter||I'm an unsigned local singer/songwriter with a large repertoire of original material and many cover versions in a variety of styles.|
Well-crafted songs, strong vocals and sturdy guitar accompaniment.Plenty of experience playing local venues. See my latest youtube videos at:
Website with links to audio and video tracks: http://www.johnstranks.uk
P: 07968 451908
|Rachel Conlisk||hula hoop circus/cabaret performer||Hula hoop festval performance.|
I perform with single and multiple hoops, and LED hoops all over the country on stage,
in the circus and at community events and festivals- it would be fantastic to do it close to home.
Please take a look at my website www.hoopsrock.com for video, photos and feedback!
P: 07790 443 007
|Party in a Box||Facepainting||I provide Face Painting, Hair Braiding, Stick on Tattoos, tombola etc.||Marie (Party in a Box) E: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|The Dodge Cruisers||Band||50s & 60s Rock N Roll|
Playing great songs from the 1950's and 1960's with a bit of fun thrown in.
|Dave Jones |
Contact No: 07815571678
|Amoeba Teen||Band||Stourbridge based four piece playing popular original songs, either acoustic or fully electric.|
Songs, videos and reviews available on the website. : www.amoebateen.com
|Stream of Sound||Folk Choir|
Stream of Sound is a folk choir of young singers based in Stourbridge,
We are currently recording a CD of these, and wondered if we could offer a concert, and maybe the launch of the CD, providing we've finished it by then!
We're very keen to be involved in the festival again.
previous CD and photos by way of reference are available.
|The Gentlemen Songsters Male Voice Choir||Male Voice Choir|
Based in Kingswinford - we are the largest male voice choir in The Black Country - and we appear regularly in Dudley Town Hall - usually supporting local charities - which include the Mayor of Dudley's charities, Action Heart, The Georgian Ward Leukaemia Appeal, Friends of Alfie Johnson, Access in Dudley and many more.
We are available for local fund raising events etc - see our website for full details
1951 morris ambulance converted into catering unit.
|Phil Larkin: 07967553474|
|Field-Elicious||FOOD||We at field-elicious have a vintage trailer where we do American themed smoked food such as Smoked pulled pork burgers, smoked beef brisket burgers, sloppy joes, smoked ribs as well as burgers, chicken burgers and the normal hot dogs and chips. We are flexible to adapt to the venues if trailers aren't email@example.com|
|LinkMeLocal||COMMUNITY||on-line business that promotes community news, charity events , events and children's clubs and classes forr the Sandwell area.||Claire : 07720 865054|
|The Rural Workshop||ARTS & CRAFTS||Handmade rustic arts & crafts from decorated horseshoes mugs to sketches & drawings||Abbie Price :|
|Soft Ice Cream Van||FOOD||Our 'Mr Softee Ice Cream Candy Cart', has a 5* hygiene rating.We offer the very best flavoured 'Whippy Ice Cream and Sweets' and being 'born & bred' in the Black Country, we are always happy to look after you. We have full Public Liability Insurance and take refuse collection seriously, therefore ensuring the area is kept 'litter free'.||P: 07873 778 761|
|Indi Rattu||FOOD||We do finger food like samosa, pakora, kebabs, spring rolls etc.||P: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Aarons Catering Service||INDIAN FOOD||– Indian Food||Jaswant Singh E: Singh.email@example.com|
P: 07432 635597