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A brief history of us and our plans for the future
Great party music
The band's range of music is of appeal to all. Some sample songs: Always where I need to be (The Kooks), Are you gonna be my girl (Jet), Are you gonna go my way (Lenny Kravitz), Dakota (Stereophonics), Don’t look back in anger (Oasis), Don’t you forget about me (Simple Minds), Glorious (Andreas Johnson), Horny as a dandy (The Dandy Warhols), I got a feeling (The Black Eyed Peas), I kissed a girl (Katie Perry), I like the way you move (Bodyrockers), I predict a riot (Kaiser Chiefs), Insomnia (Faithless), Let me entertain you (Robbie Williams), plus many many more.
How we Formed
Wapscallions are a Norfolk based 5 piece band that bring energetic, striking renditions of popular, sing along tunes to the party, whether it’s a corporate event, a wedding or a pub gig. Having clocked up 10 years of gigging, the Waps’ mix of professionalism and fun guarantees to leave you wanting more. They genuinely love what they do, and it always shows in the electric atmosphere they create. The band packs a range of music which will appeal to all, whether you enjoy rock anthems from Bon Jovi and Billy Idol, funky rhythms by KC and the Sunshine Band and Wild Cherry, or more modern songs by The Killers, Faithless, Robbie Williams, Kings of Leon and Katy Perry - there is something for everyone.
You can reach out to us here by using the contact form, or alternatively contact us on our Facebook page. No venue is too big or too small, or if you have an occasion or function in mind just get in contact and we can answer all your questions. We have all professional equipment including sounds, lights etc.
UpcomingGigsto look forward to
IF YOU HAVE A DATE IN MIND FOR US TO PLAY YOUR EVENT THEN GET IN TOUCH. WE TEND TO GET BOOKINGS AFTER EVERY GIG SO DON'T BE DISAPPOINTED, BOOK THE WAPSCALLIONS EARLY USING THE FORM BELOW. WE LOOK FORWARD TO PLAYING FOR YOU!
Maids Head, Old Catton, April
Maids Head, Old Catton
Private 40th Birthday Party
Private Party - The Cottage
Wedding – Lowestoft
Park Hill Hotel Lowestoft
Private Party - Langley School Ball
Wedding – Wedding Rutland
Maids Head June
Maids Head Old Catton June 16th
Postwick Village Hall
Private Party – Anniversary
Wedding – Norwich
Wedding – Bury St Edmunds
Maids Head August
Maids Head August
Horsford Social Club – August
Horsford Social Club
The Greyhound Diss
YMCA Ball – Sprowston Manor
YMCA Ball - Sprowston Manor
Maids Head October 2018
Maids Head October 2018
Corporate Gig – Holiday Inn
Holiday Inn Norwich
Horsford Social Club – October
Horsford Social Club, public gig
The Greyhound – Diss
The Greyhound - Diss
Private Party – Aylsham
Private Party New Forge Aylsham
Wedding – Haughley Park Barn
Haughley Park Barn
New Years Eve – Private Party
Maids Head Old Catton
Private Function Yarmouth 2019
Imperial Hotel Yarmouth
Wedding – Beccles 2019
All AboutThe WapscallionsWho we are
WE ARE A GROUP OF MATES WHO LIKE TO PLAY POP AND ROCK SONGS THAT GET OUR AUDIENCES JUMPING, DANCING & SINGING. WE CALL IT ENTERTAINMENT!
Glen is a first class frontman with superb vocal qualities. His charismatic stage presence is guaranteed to get the party started and draw the crowd to the dance floor. Glen who prior to Wapscallions has supported bands such as The Christians and Big Country.
Equipment: Sure mics, Roland vocal effects, Takemine guitars.
Tim is a tight and solid keys player whether playing traditional piano based songs or adding anthemic synth riffs to the techno set. Tim’s keys allow the Waps to extend their repertoire and bring a richness of sound not experienced with more traditional guitar based bands.
Equipment: Korg keyboards, Roland keyboards, Kurzweil keyboards
One of the founder members of The Waps, Andy took some time away from the band in 2014. Andy is now back in the band bringing his own style of guitar playing to wide variety cover songs. He is true to the original songs when needed but equally happy to use his dexterity to embellish a part which needs livening.
Equipment: PRS Swamp Ash Special and Epiphone Black Beauty guitars, MXR, Boss and Korg effects pedals, Egnater amp.
Ed is the newest member of the Wapscallions and he brings great experience and drumming skills to the band. Ed has vast experience and notable achievements such as supporting the Human League. His electronic kit ensures that his extensive range of drum sounds are tailored accurately to the original version … or even bettered. Ed has an amazing energy which when heard just makes you want to dance!
Equipment: Roland electronic kit
"The band were amazing last night! You kept everyone from 5yrs to 70yrs dancing all night. A complete pleasure to have you there on Simon's special night. Thanks so much for all your prompt replies to emails - a complete pleasure doing business with you! Highly recommended! "Nicky Grant
Do you want to bookTHE WAPSCALLIONSCool. Get in touch using the contact form below
Its a very simple form and we would love to play for you! We are happy to play weddings, birthdays, corporate gigs, charity balls, festivals - just get in touch and we will let you know our availability.
"I just wanted to say thank you one more time for a fantastic performance at our wedding on the 11th, it really helped cap off an amazing day. If anyone else is considering using you for their own big day and would like a recommendation feel free to give them my email or mobile"Julie Smith