Fantastic live music from an array of bands & musicians on the bandstand is one of the focal points of Palmers Green Festival each year.
12.20-12.45pm Solana and Gabriel
Opening this year’s festival are Solana and Gabriel, local teenage brother and sister singers, songwriters and musicians. Currently studying at the Brits School of Performing Arts, they'll be bringing their youthful and unique style with some well-known covers. Even at a young age their track record is impressive and includes high profile venues and events such as the Jazz Cafe, St Lucia Jazz Festival, PwC’s Building Public Trust Awards, Women of the World Festival, Children in Need, BT Sports Relief Charity Ball and performing at the Royal Festival Hall with the London Community Gospel Choir.
1.00-1.40pm Radio Rising
A classic rock/pop combo from north London, featuring two female singers playing full on and energetic versions of classic rock songs.
2.00-2.30pm The Ukulele Ska Collective
A ten piece - 8 ukuleles and vocalists, bass and percussion, plus kazoos, melodica, accordion and dustbin bass. We play ska music, on the ukulele, with kazoos. Singalong, dance-along ska tunes, from Prince Buster to the Specials, Millie Small to Toots and the Maytals.
2.45-3.25pm Soul Shack
An 8 piece energetic and passionate soul band playing Motown and classic hits from the 60’s and 70’s.
3.45-4.15pm The London Bonnevilles
Returning to the bandstand to play a mixture of original songs in the style of "Lonnie Donnegan" and early Beatles, together with some well-known standards of the period. The London Bonnevilles are used to playing to full houses each night as part of the cast of the award winning "One man two Guvnors", their "Fun, Friendly and Family" style is just right for the afternoon.
4.30-5.00pm Miss Havishams Digital Clock
Glittorian purveyors of the perfect pop song, with vigorous vocals, heavenly harmonies and killer choruses. As a giddy cocktail of "Sparks" shaken with "The Kink's" and a dash of "Beck", they’re an aural and visual feast. Not one to miss!
5.15-5.45pm Wilf Weston Mr Weston & The Ironing
Providing the bandstand with some pop and blues
6.00-6.40pm The Glam Slam
Bringing the bandstand to a climax for 2019, with foot stomping rock n roll live karaoke.
Our timings are necessarily approximate and everything is subject to change due to circumstances beyond our control, so do check back here occasionally for the most up to date position.