Bands and artistes

The Meanies

“The Meanies — the stuffeth of legend! Big soundeth minstrels of f’rtune, through the humour of age, playing music of the most excellent repute — rocketh, soul, N’rth’rn soul and some bawbling measure of Ska from the 60s, 70s & 80s — grace those folk with thy presence, cometh and dance the night hence. Thee knowst deep it thy heart it maketh sense!”

William Shakespeare, ‘The Meanies’ Act 8, Scene 1

Seven O'Clock Junkies

Blending Californian chime of the Byrds with the vocal hook of every great British invasion band of the 60’s, the Seven O’ Clock Junkies deliver a storming set of foot tapping covers and originals.

Crimson Monkeys

A four piece covers band specialising in classic rock, from Thin Lizzy to Stereophonics, guaranteed to get you up singing and dancing. Consisting of David on Guitar, Simon on the Bass, Neil on drums and Jamie on vocals. Classic Dad Rock played by four classic dads.

Voodoo Saloon

A new collaboration of musical interpretation influenced by The Bros. Landreth, Doyle Bramhall II, Paul McCartney, Don Henley, Tom Petty and John Mayer. Made up of Marc, Tom, Toby and Sean.

Rebecca Mileham

Rebecca grew up in Leamington and worked in London before settling in Banbury in 2006. Although originally a classical piano and violin player, the last few years have seen her exploring folk music and songwriting, inspired by the wonder of the world and the challenge of the things that happen in it. For Adderbury Party in the Park she is joined by her Octoberband: Gordon Raitt on guitar and backing vocals, Brendan O’Neill on bass and James Richmond on drums. 

The Skeme

A four piece, Indie Rock band formed of Ben on Vocals and Guitar, Glenn on Electric guitar, Oscar on bass and Jake on Drums. They formed in 2017 and have released multiple singles and an EP as well as playing a variety of gigs around the UK. Their main influences are the Libertines, Arctic Monkeys and The Strokes.

Dolly Mavies Band

Dolly is a singer-songwriter from Oxfordshire, likened to artists such as Florence and the Machine and Daughter — bringing a mix of modern folk and indie rock with atmospheric sounds and poignant lyrics.

Town Sparks

Town Sparks are a powerhouse acoustic duo based in Banbury, performing party anthem covers and high-energy originals to get you up and dancing.


Rod Craig, John Somerscales and John Corlett perform an exhilarating blend of styles. From 16th-century dance tunes through Jazz and Irish traditions along with contemporary originals. 

Tom and Patrick

This well-established duo plays an enchanting set of melodies and harmonies that will excite and entertain you. Join in singing your favourite songs from blues to pop to funk and soul. They also take requests!

Cathy Hattam

Cathy is an Oxfordshire/Northamptonshire UK based folk singer/songwriter/pianist/composer. Cathy is currently recording two new singles called ‘A man of his word’ and ‘Happy Birthday Lovely’ and has nearly finished her new album.

Charlie Sansom

Charlie is an up and coming indie/folk singer songwriter born and raised in Adderbury. He takes strong influences from the likes of Frank Turner, Will Varley and Beans On Toast. Expect a collection of original songs and covers performed by just him and his acoustic guitar.

Cold Blue Daze

A high energy, slightly crazy, 4-piece rock band playing a mix of rock old and new, plus plenty of curveballs in the shape of pop tunes, but not as you know them! The band is well known on the scene for always creating a fun atmosphere we know that they are guaranteed to get our party started! Paul Procter (vocals), Simon Young (guitar), Tim Barker (bass), Dave Smith (drums).