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Annual Christmas Knees Up at The North Pole, Greenwich


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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: DECEMBER 2016

Date: 22nd December 2016 | Band On: 8.30-10.30pm DJ till late| Free Entry.

A selection of the UK’s finest musicians join forces for the eighteenth year and will undoubtedly present the highlight to your pre-festive fun. From humble beginnings in 90s Greenwich this group of musicians have gone on to entertain tens of thousands of international fans on some of the worlds most popular stages.

Those in the know, will be well aware of Stephen Large’s unique keyboard antics. Renowned for his crazy performances In his own outfit with Andrea Britton; Lord Large (Acid Jazz), he has been at the helm of some of the UKs favourite artists, such as; Paloma Faith, Quantic, Squeeze, Rebecca Ferguson, Duffy, Babyshambles, Caro Emerald, Paul Heaton, Martha Reeves and the Vandellas to mention only a few.

Joining Stephen on stage will be; Tom Mann on drums (Noisettes), Andrea Britton on vox, who has shared the stage with the likes of The Foundations, Amy Winehouse, Linda Lewis, Roisin Murphy, Kylie and Kelly Rowland. Also, David Temple on Sax (Amy Winehouse, Caro Emerald, Martha Reeves, Lord Large), Niall Oates (Ronnie Scotts Rejects, Liberations) and Ben Cummings (Jamie Cullum, Imelda May, Martha Reeves and the Vandellas, Jimmy James and the Vagabonds, Ali Campbell, Snowboy, Caro Emerald).

Expect special guests and a whole load of funky festive tunes to celebrate the beginning of Christmas 2016 and if you play, bring your talent!

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A selection of the UK’s finest musicians join forces again this year in Greenwich.

Greenwich Christmas PartyThe North Pole Christmas Party
Date: 23rd December 2015 | Band On: 9-10.30pm DJ 10.30 – till late | Free Entry

Seventeen years in the making this gig is set to get your festive juices flowing. From their humble beginnings in Greenwich bars in the 90s this group of musicians have gone on to entertain tens of thousands of international fans on some of the worlds most popular stages.

Those in the know, will be well aware of Stephen Large’s unique keyboard antics. Renowned for his crazy performances In his own outfit Lord Large, he has been at the helm of some of the UKs favourite artists, such as; Squeeze, Rebecca Ferguson, Duffy, Babyshambles, Caro Emerald, Paul Heaton, Martha Reeves and the Vandellas to mention but a few.

Joining Stephen on stage will be; Tom Mann (Noisettes), Andrea Britton who has a successful string of hits under her belt and shared the stage with the likes of Kylie Minogue and Kelly Rowland.

Joining them on bass is Steve Walters (Beverley Knight, George Michael, Pet Shop Boys, Waterboys, Kylie) and the horn section, Niall Oates (Ronnie Scotts Rejects), Ben Cummings (Jamie Cullum, Imelda May, Caro Emerald, Snowboy) and Trevor mires (Robbie Williams, Incognito, Tom Jones, Joss Stone, Basement Jaxx, Jamiroquai).

Expect special guests. Christmas starts on the 23rd December.

More information: Website Facebook | t: 0208 853 3020

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Feeling Festive? You will after this….


For the last 10 years these musicians have provided a very jolly festive experience around Greenwich, South London and are loved by many locals. From their beginnings in Time Bar, Greenwich to The Trafalgar Tavern, Oliviers Jazz Bar and of course, The North Pole. They even played in the middle of the street on College Approach in front of 1000s! International superstars in their own right, they would of course, never miss an opportunity to get back together for a Christmas knees up!

Band will include:

  • John Meany (Suzi Quatro, Percy Sledge, Steve Harley and the Cockney Rebel, T Rex and French Superstar David Hallyday)
  • Stephen Large (Caro Emerald, Rebecca Ferguson, Duffy, Babyshambles, Paul Heaton, Martha Reeves and the Vandellas, Lord Large)
  • Andrea Britton (Kylie, Kelly Rowland, Slovo, Lord Large)
  • David Temple (Amy Whinehouse, Spiritualized, Caro Emerald)

And many many more….

Christmas isn’t Christmas without it. Get it in your diary!

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