Category: News

Collective 43 in the studio!

Well after all these years playing on the streets and having fun, we are FINALLY going in the studio to recond our first album at the end of October. Its very exciting! Keep listening out for more info……..


We played at a speakeasy on sept 27th. The evening which was produced by Clik Clik in conjunction with Bottle’s Winebar, provided guests with some gin tasting, a little bit of burlesque fan dancing from Scarlett O Sparkle, a sing song from Play it again Dan, and us! We played 2 sets of good old…

Wedding march

We were very honoured to be asked to lead the bride and groom to their reception at a beautiful wedding in Herefordshire on Sept 20th. We rehearsed a cover of Madness ‘It Must be love’ and popped up one by one from behind trees, leading the wedding procession up a small path to the house…

Collective 43 at Asparafest

In june, we played at Asparafest in Evesham to a field full of asparagus lovers and people young and old, families and children, all having a good ol’ time in the summer sunshine. Following the gig, we were interviewed for BBC Hereford and Worcester for anyone who may have caught it……  

Cheltenham Jazz Festival

We’ll be out and about the jazz fuelled streets of Cheltenham next sunday 30th with our playful mix of street sounds! Come and find us as part of the About Town performances at Cheltenham Jazz Festival taking place 26th April – 1st May.

Bewdley busk!

We had a fantastic busk last weekend at the Bewdley Harvest Fair. We had a great audience in the sunshine down by the River Severn who watched and got involved themselves, with some singing and dancing! We made some busking pennies and ate some fine chips afterwards! Thanks to Bewdley Development Trust for booking us…

Review SLAP mag May 2016

May Bank Holiday shenanegans on the streets!

Last weekend we were busy out and about on the streets of Cheltenham, Gloucestershire and Bewdley, Worcestershire. Cheltenahm Jazz Festival – About town performances! Despite the rain, our full 11 piece line up popped up in 3 different spots for Cheltenham Jazz Festival; on the High St and The Promenade we brought some busking madness…

All that Jazz!

We shall be making an appearance at this years Cheltenham Jazz Festival on Saturday 30th April. Come and find us at No131, The Promenade, Cheltenham at 3pm for some multi instrumental sounds and musical mayhem!  


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