MEET THE BAND!
Based in Bristol, Manchester and Liverpool, UK The Downtown Daddyo's perform songs from the 1950's from memorable artists such as Jerry Lee Lewis, Little Richard, Ray Charles, Carl Perkins, Johnny Preston, Bobby Darin, Johnny Ray and Louis Prima to name a few. With a wealth of knowledge on Rock'n'Roll music the band endeavour to play their songs with the intention of making you either tap your feet or get up on the dance floor and jive the night away whilst enjoying the music of a much appreciated and well followed era. 'The Downtown Daddyo's have already received much acclaim from Rock'n'Roll clubs, weekend festivals, and all-day events where they have played and have had superb reviews in the rock'n'roll music press with comments of ......
'What a brilliant night ,the band are a breath of fresh air on the circuit', 'Loved all the material you played, and the vocal harmonies were excellent. Can't wait to see you guys again, The dance floor was heaving, and I can't remember when I danced so much'. What a fantastic night of rock'n'roll music !This band is truly one of the top bands on the circuit, real Rock'n'Roll as it should be!
In 2011 The 'Daddyo's released their first 12 track album entitled 'Smile' featuring songs that became very popular with audiences across Europe.
Following the CD 'Smile' The Daddyo's recorded their next CD on the 'Foot Tapping Records' label.
This album entitled 'Enjoy Yourself ' was recorded live at The Embassy Studios, Andover, Hampshire in early 2013. This CD was released in July 2013 and quickly became already very popular with Rock'n'Roll, Doo Wop, Jive, and Rockabilly fans across the UK and Europe. Towards the end of 2015 it was into The Embassy Studios with Foot Tapping Records for yet another successful album 'You Gotta Rock' which is the bands latest album and most popular to date.Details of the CD's are on the 'Daddyos Info and Merchandise' page. The band has now become a very popular act across the country and have extensive dates for 2017 playing at Rock'n'Roll clubs, festivals, corporate events and holiday venues throughout the UK and Europe. So for a great night of traditional 1950's Rock'n'Roll , look out for The Downtown Daddyo's they could be Rockin' and Rollin in your town soon.
RICHIE - DOUBLE BASS/LEAD VOCALS
ALAN - LEAD GUITAR/BACKING VOCLAS
PAUL - DRUMS/BACKING VOCLAS
DAVE - PIANO/BACKING VOCALS