Bands Directory M-R

Key: AC- Acoustic   ALT- Alternative   BL – Blues   C –Covers   CO – Country   DB- Drum n Bass   FK – Funk   FO – Folk   GA- Garage   GO – Gothic   GR – Grunge   HH – Hip Hop   HU – Humour   IND – Indie/Britpop    JZ – Jazz   MET – Metal   MOD – Scooter/Mod    POP – Pop     PK – Punk    REG – Reggae    RnR – Rock n Roll   RK – Rock   RO – Roots   RnB – Rhythm & Blues   SO – Soul   SK – Ska/Rock Steady   SY- Synth-pop   TA – tribute act.


Manhattan Nights – POP/C: 5-piece. Loc: Wiltshire.

Matuki – REG/So: 12-piece Bristol band playing Afrofunk/Afrobeat/Urban funk fused with jazz with a psychedelic edge. Loc: Bristol.

MetSon – POP/RK/C: Duo. Loc: Southwest.

Mick Jogger & The Stones Experience – TA/RK: Tribute to Rolling Stones. Loc: Bath.–the-stones-experience.html

Mighty Cadillacs – RnR/C: 3-piece Loc: Oxford.

Mike Barham – RK/IND/AC: Solo artist, also see “Nerve Endings.” Loc: Devizes.


Nerve Endings – RK/IND: 3-piece. Loc: Devizes.

Nightlights – RK/BL/IND: 5-piece. Loc: Devizes.

Nitelife Duo – RnR/RK/C: Duo. Loc: Swindon.

No Fit State – RK/RnR/C: Duo.


Olya & The Bond Girls – TA/POP/C: Singer & dancers, covers Bond Themes. Loc: Swindon.

ONYX – Close harmony songs from the 60s onwards. Loc: Avebury

Operation ‘77 – SK/PK: Loc: Swindon.

Orchard Hill Band – RK/POP/PK: 4-piece. Loc: Oxford/London.


Parabolics – (see Hyperbolics)

Penfold – IND/C: 5-piece. Loc. Swindon.

Peloton – MOD/RK/SO: Loc: Swindon.

People Like Us – RK/IND/POP/C: 3-piece Loc: Devizes.

Petty Thieves – RK/IND/PK/MOD/C: 4-piece. Loc: Swindon.

Phil Cooper – RK/POP/AC: solo artist. Loc: Trowbridge.

Port Erin – ALT-RK: 4-piece.

Post 12 – PK: 4-piece. Loc: Swindon.

Pulse – TA/RK: Pink Floyd Tribute. Loc: Reading.

Purple Fish – RK/TA: general rock tribute. Loc: Bath.


Raindrops – RnR: 3-piece. Loc: Chippenham/Calne.

The Real Cheesemakers – RK/HU: Duo. Loc: Frome/Melksham.

The Reason – POP/RK/C: 4-piece. Loc: Southampton.

Resolve – MET: 4-piece Loc: Oxford.

Reloaded – RK/FK/SO/SK/C: 5-piece function band.

Rob Lear – AC/FO/RK: solo artist. Loc: South Wales.

Rock Mockers – RK/MOD/POP/C: 5-piece. Loc: Cirencester.

Room 101 – PK/RK: 4-piece. Loc: Marlborough.

The Rotten Aces – PK/ALT: Loc: Swindon.

Roughcut Rebels – MOD/RK/IND/C: Loc: Swindon.

Roughcut Ruby – POP/RK/SO/SK/FK/C: 5-piece function band. Loc: Oxford.

Rude Mood – RK/BL/REG/C: loc: Swindon.

Ruff Diamond Band – TA/RK/JZ: Neil Diamond tribute. Loc: Wilts.

Ruzz’s Guitar Revenue – BL/RnB/RnR: 3-piece. Loc: Bristol.


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