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Ian is a full-time, professional singer and entertainer, gigging all over the Midlands, working extensively at M&B, Ember Inns, Greene King Hungry Horse & Marston's venues. He also performs at numerous private and corporate parties/functions/events/weddings throughout the year, and gets immense pleasure from ensuring every show he performs is a resounding success!

Performing an eclectic mix of Rock, Pop & Party Anthems in a show lasting well over 2 hours, Ian presents a performance of the highest professional standard, backed by a stunning lighting rig and superb, full Bose f1 PA System!

Ian's gig sets, are comprised soley of 'smash-hits'/'anthems' from the likes of: JOURNEY, BRUNO MARS, BON JOVI, THE BEATLES, STEVIE WONDER, ELVIS, TAKE THAT, OASIS, U2, THE DRIFTERS, BOB MARLEY, UB40, THE FOUR TOPS, BRYAN ADAMS, THE KILLERS, KINGS OF LEON, THE EAGLES, GREEN DAY, JOAN JETT, BILLY IDOL, KID ROCK, THE SPINNERS, TOM JONES, THE ROLLING STONES, FREE, COOL AND THE GANG, ROBBIE WILLIAMS, STATUS QUO, PLUS MANY MORE!

One thing is guaranteed, when booking Ian 'Curly' Davies, your party/event/wedding show, will be a HUGE SUCCESS!

Additional Performance Experience:
Since the band reformed in 2012 and up until the end of June 2015 Ian was lead singer with melodic heavy metal band 'Desolation Angels' (DA) performing at rock and metal festivals all over the UK and Europe!
He has also fronted a full electric and acoustic covers band since he returned to the UK in 2006 after spending several years in Gran Canaria singing with resident rock covers band 'Purple Haze' @ the Hard Rock Cafe.
He has previously toured New Zealand as one of four actors, performing in the Comedy "The Good Sex Guide", alongside Sue Pollard (Hi-Di-Hi) and David Griffin (Keeping Up Appearances).
Ian has performed in London in the West End Shows: Miss Saigon / Evita / Starlight Express / Me & My Girl.
Ian is also very honoured to have worked as a backing vocalist to Tom Jones, Irene Cara (Fame/Flashdance) and pop star Sonia on UK & European Tours, incl. TV appearances on Blue Peter & Pebble Mill @ One as well as 'Live at The London Palladium!'
Ian sang aboard P & O Cruise ships between 1990-1996, including numerous Mediterranean and Caribbean seasons as well as four World Cruises!
"Every performance for me is not just about singing it's about entertaining, and this requires engaging your audience from the the very start until the very end of any performance!"

Screen name:
CURLY
Member since:
Oct 02 2006
Active within 2 weeks
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
25
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
1 time per week
Available to gig:
6-7 nights a week

Influences

Loads.......................Toto, Journey, Dio, Thunder, ACDC, Led Zep, Whitesnake, Black Sabbath, Metallica, Iron Maiden, Alterbridge, Soundgarden, Killswitch Engage, Foo's, Shinedown, Pearl Jam, Jovi, The Eagles, Stone Sour, 30 Seconds to Mars, Def Leppard, Seether, GNR, Velvet Revolver, Rolling Stones, U2, Queen.

Instrument experience:

Vocalist:
Expert
Vocalist - Tenor:
Expert

EQUIPMENT

Shure Beta 58 GLXD (Digital) Wireless Mic

4K BOSE F1 Flexible Array Full PA incl Subs

Allen & Heath Zedi 10 FX Hybrid Mixer

ADJ Stinger II LED lighting Rig

ADJ Haze Machine

MUSIC