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The Montagues

Everything people love in a modern Indie band, guitar driven melodies, punchy bass lines and hook induced vocals. The Montagues are a five-piece Alt Rock/Indie band hailing from the North Wales Coast. Soaked in the Amusement Arcades and Fun Fairs, they deliver a layered, anthemic and melodic sound, lyrically influenced by the stories of a working-class Welsh town.
 
The sound is comprised of Guitarist Jack Mayall, Bassist Jonny Taylor, Drummer Jack Wells, Keys Oli Harman along with charismatic frontman Kyle Parry on Vocals and Guitar

Samwise

Samwise is a musical virtuoso who effortlessly weaves melodies with his voice and guitar, captivating audiences with his soulful performances. With a mastery of loop pedals, he creates intricate layers of sound, transporting listeners to mesmerizing realms of music. Samwise's talent transcends genres, as he effortlessly navigates through blues, folk, rock, and beyond. His passion for music shines through every note, making him a true wizard of the musical realm.

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Hunzz

A contemporary 4 piece jazz-funk sensation hailing from North Wales & Liverpool. This eclectic band has been captivating audiences since their formation in late 2022, and their journey has been nothing short of remarkable. 

Following the success of their debut single "Honey" which earned them a dedicated fan base, Hunzz continues to push the boundaries of their music.

 

Hunzz comprises a tight-knit ensemble of talented musicians who complement each other perfectly. Rosie Hamilton's soulful lead vocals and guitar skills are at the forefront, setting the stage for an electrifying musical experience. Samuel Roberts, with his backing vocals and bass, provides the rhythmic foundation that keeps your feet tapping. Owen Rhys Jones' keyboard melodies add layers of depth, and Ciaran Fletcher's drumming adds a punch that propels the band forward.

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Bau Cat

Bau Cat are Abby Butler on Bass, Jim Davies on guitar and Jack Wells on drums forming in North Wales in 2023, the trio have developed a reputation for producing great songs that’ll leave an Indie retro rootsy taste in your mouth.

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C F Boneslum

Get set to rock your soul with C.F. Boneslum's electrifying blues! Inspired by legends like Robert Johnson and Howling Wolf, their music blends foot-stomping rhythms with jazz-infused melodies and the twisted sounds of Tom Waits. Brace yourself for a wild ride through life, love, and the devil's own tunes!

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Nastee chapel

An acoustic folk duo who create innovative original music intertwined with traditional folk songs. Formed in 2019, the two core members of the band, NatalieGrace and Steve, have brought their love for traditional folk music and poured in ideas from their eclectic musical backgrounds to create an innovative sound that will tickle the tastebuds of music maestros and casual listeners alike as they walk the line between virtuoso skill and crowd-pleasing tunes.
Influences from classical, jazz, heavy rock and metal meet with traditional music from North West Europe, North America, South Africa and more.

"Great catchy lyrics, superbly tight musicianship and a quirkiness that puts them head and shoulders above most of the music coming out of the UK folk scene right now." - Send Me Your Ears, Music Review 2022

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the george formby society

Step into the world of The George Formby Society, where the spirit of the beloved entertainer George Formby lives on in vibrant harmony. With a fanbase that boasts the likes of the legendary Brian May, The George Formby Society is a beacon of homage to a bygone era.

Experience the timeless charm of Formby's music, where innocence meets cheekiness in every strum of the ukulele. Despite his songs being deemed "too rude" in their time, Formby's melodies remain refreshingly innocent to modern ears, resonating with audiences young and old alike.

As you immerse yourself in the captivating melodies of The George Formby Society, you'll be transported back to 1939, when Formby reigned as the most popular and highest-paid entertainer in the British Isles. With over 200 tunes to his name, including classics like "When I’m Cleaning Windows" and "With My Little Stick of Blackpool Rock," Formby's legacy continues to charm and captivate audiences worldwide.

Don't miss your chance to witness the magic of The George Formby Society, as they breathe new life into the timeless tunes of a musical icon. Join us on this exhilarating journey through nostalgia and innovation, where the spirit of George Formby shines brighter than ever before.

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the racoons

The ultimate sonic sensation from North Wales – a dynamic four-piece classic contemporary band that's set to ignite stages and shake the music scene to its core!

This electrifying ensemble brings together the best of classic rock vibes with a contemporary edge that's guaranteed to leave you breathless. With blistering guitar riffs, thunderous basslines, and powerhouse drum beats, they'll have you grooving from dusk till dawn.

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the old scrotes

Get ready to raise your glass and stomp your feet with The Old Scrotes, an Irish band from Rhyl, North Wales. Dive into the rich tapestry of Irish folk music at its finest, surrounded by good company and even better tunes.

With a repertoire that pays homage to the legendary sounds of the Dubliners and the Pogues, The Old Scrotes bring the spirit of Irish 'Sing Along' music to life like never before. From rollicking reels to heartfelt ballads, they'll have you singing along and tapping your toes in no time.

So grab your friends, grab a pint, and join us for an unforgettable evening filled with the infectious charm and toe-tapping melodies of The Old Scrotes. Get ready to experience the magic of Irish folk music like never before – it's a craic you won't want to miss!

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red clay halo

From soulful acoustic melodies to electrifying riffs, this dynamic duo from North Wales deliver a musical journey that's both captivating and unforgettable-acoustic/electric magic at it's finest!

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dinah and the sharks

A talented trio with a seamless fusion of voices and acoustic charm. They transport audiences through time and genre, delivering a dynamic playlist spanning every era and style.

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the cheese cutters

Forged out of true grit, hard sweat and a couple of beers, The Cheesecutters are an eclectic mix of Folk’n’Roll and all round fun.
Based in Holywell, Flintshire the band thrives on putting a smile on your face and getting the crowd going.

Reviewed in “Cheese Taster Aficionado Magazine” – “The Cheesecutters are a cross between Chas’n’Dave and Mumford & Sons… with pies”

main stage
l i n e u p

Rhuddfest Logo
Untitled-3.png

The Ultimate Tribute Band

  • Medium

Queen Greatest Hits

photo_2024-05-10_10-04-18.jpg

The Montagues

Everything people love in a modern Indie band, guitar driven melodies, punchy bass lines and hook induced vocals. The Montagues are a five-piece Alt Rock/Indie band hailing from the North Wales Coast. Soaked in the Amusement Arcades and Fun Fairs, they deliver a layered, anthemic and melodic sound, lyrically influenced by the stories of a working-class Welsh town.
 
The sound is comprised of Guitarist Jack Mayall, Bassist Jonny Taylor, Drummer Jack Wells, Keys Oli Harman along with charismatic frontman Kyle Parry on Vocals and Guitar

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Samwise

Samwise is a musical virtuoso who effortlessly weaves melodies with his voice and guitar, captivating audiences with his soulful performances. With a mastery of loop pedals, he creates intricate layers of sound, transporting listeners to mesmerizing realms of music. Samwise's talent transcends genres, as he effortlessly navigates through blues, folk, rock, and beyond. His passion for music shines through every note, making him a true wizard of the musical realm.

photo_2024-05-10_10-04-17 (4).jpg

Hunzz

A contemporary 4 piece jazz-funk sensation hailing from North Wales & Liverpool. This eclectic band has been captivating audiences since their formation in late 2022, and their journey has been nothing short of remarkable. 

Following the success of their debut single "Honey" which earned them a dedicated fan base, Hunzz continues to push the boundaries of their music.

 

Hunzz comprises a tight-knit ensemble of talented musicians who complement each other perfectly. Rosie Hamilton's soulful lead vocals and guitar skills are at the forefront, setting the stage for an electrifying musical experience. Samuel Roberts, with his backing vocals and bass, provides the rhythmic foundation that keeps your feet tapping. Owen Rhys Jones' keyboard melodies add layers of depth, and Ciaran Fletcher's drumming adds a punch that propels the band forward.

photo_2024-05-10_10-04-10.jpg

Bau Cat

Bau Cat are Abby Butler on Bass, Jim Davies on guitar and Jack Wells on drums forming in North Wales in 2023, the trio have developed a reputation for producing great songs that’ll leave an Indie retro rootsy taste in your mouth.

Click for video

photo_2024-05-12_10-47-28.jpg

C F Boneslum

Get set to rock your soul with C.F. Boneslum's electrifying blues! Inspired by legends like Robert Johnson and Howling Wolf, their music blends foot-stomping rhythms with jazz-infused melodies and the twisted sounds of Tom Waits. Brace yourself for a wild ride through life, love, and the devil's own tunes!

photo_2024-05-12_21-22-48.jpg

Nastee chapel

An acoustic folk duo who create innovative original music intertwined with traditional folk songs. Formed in 2019, the two core members of the band, NatalieGrace and Steve, have brought their love for traditional folk music and poured in ideas from their eclectic musical backgrounds to create an innovative sound that will tickle the tastebuds of music maestros and casual listeners alike as they walk the line between virtuoso skill and crowd-pleasing tunes.
Influences from classical, jazz, heavy rock and metal meet with traditional music from North West Europe, North America, South Africa and more.

"Great catchy lyrics, superbly tight musicianship and a quirkiness that puts them head and shoulders above most of the music coming out of the UK folk scene right now." - Send Me Your Ears, Music Review 2022

photo_2024-05-12_21-30-39.jpg

the george formby society

Step into the world of The George Formby Society, where the spirit of the beloved entertainer George Formby lives on in vibrant harmony. With a fanbase that boasts the likes of the legendary Brian May, The George Formby Society is a beacon of homage to a bygone era.

Experience the timeless charm of Formby's music, where innocence meets cheekiness in every strum of the ukulele. Despite his songs being deemed "too rude" in their time, Formby's melodies remain refreshingly innocent to modern ears, resonating with audiences young and old alike.

As you immerse yourself in the captivating melodies of The George Formby Society, you'll be transported back to 1939, when Formby reigned as the most popular and highest-paid entertainer in the British Isles. With over 200 tunes to his name, including classics like "When I’m Cleaning Windows" and "With My Little Stick of Blackpool Rock," Formby's legacy continues to charm and captivate audiences worldwide.

Don't miss your chance to witness the magic of The George Formby Society, as they breathe new life into the timeless tunes of a musical icon. Join us on this exhilarating journey through nostalgia and innovation, where the spirit of George Formby shines brighter than ever before.

photo_2024-05-12_21-47-39.jpg

the racoons

The ultimate sonic sensation from North Wales – a dynamic four-piece classic contemporary band that's set to ignite stages and shake the music scene to its core!

This electrifying ensemble brings together the best of classic rock vibes with a contemporary edge that's guaranteed to leave you breathless. With blistering guitar riffs, thunderous basslines, and powerhouse drum beats, they'll have you grooving from dusk till dawn.

photo_2024-05-12_21-58-35.jpg

the old scrotes

Get ready to raise your glass and stomp your feet with The Old Scrotes, an Irish band from Rhyl, North Wales. Dive into the rich tapestry of Irish folk music at its finest, surrounded by good company and even better tunes.

With a repertoire that pays homage to the legendary sounds of the Dubliners and the Pogues, The Old Scrotes bring the spirit of Irish 'Sing Along' music to life like never before. From rollicking reels to heartfelt ballads, they'll have you singing along and tapping your toes in no time.

So grab your friends, grab a pint, and join us for an unforgettable evening filled with the infectious charm and toe-tapping melodies of The Old Scrotes. Get ready to experience the magic of Irish folk music like never before – it's a craic you won't want to miss!

photo_2024-05-12_22-05-56.jpg

red clay halo

From soulful acoustic melodies to electrifying riffs, this dynamic duo from North Wales deliver a musical journey that's both captivating and unforgettable-acoustic/electric magic at it's finest!

photo_2024-05-12_22-17-17.jpg

dinah and the sharks

A talented trio with a seamless fusion of voices and acoustic charm. They transport audiences through time and genre, delivering a dynamic playlist spanning every era and style.

photo_2024-05-12_22-27-45.jpg

the cheese cutters

Forged out of true grit, hard sweat and a couple of beers, The Cheesecutters are an eclectic mix of Folk’n’Roll and all round fun.
Based in Holywell, Flintshire the band thrives on putting a smile on your face and getting the crowd going.

Reviewed in “Cheese Taster Aficionado Magazine” – “The Cheesecutters are a cross between Chas’n’Dave and Mumford & Sons… with pies”

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