Tash Buxton & The Money Makers


19

Jul

Starts: 19/07/2024 7:30 pm Ends: 10:30 pm

  • Friday 19th July~The Blue Piano LIVE: Tash Buxton & The Money Makers•

    Kick-start your weekend with us – Blues | R’n’B | Soul | Jazz | Funk guaranteed!

    The band’s debut performance at The Blue Piano went down a storm soo…back by popular demand & delivered by one of our favourite drummers on the scene – Tash Buxton along with her dynamic outfit make a welcome return to The BP SO you will need to N°1 #savethedate & N°2 #notmissit!

    The line up…drum roll please★★★

    Tash Buxton-Drums
    Dave Stevenson-Guitar/Vocals
    Liam Holloran-Keys
    Stephen Morgan-Bass

    • Join us in the bar for some cheeky cocktails& pre-show drinks
    from 5pm
    • Bar/Restaurant/dining lounge open: 5pm
    • Music 1st set 7.00pm…ish
    • Free admission.

    • Tash Buxton and The Money Makers are a brand new Birmingham based four piece live band, playing classic and contemporary Blues, RnB, Soul, Jazz and funk.

    Led by Jam House regular drummer Tash Buxton, the band showcases the very best of midlands musical talent with David Stevenson on lead guitar and vocals, Wayne Matthews on bass, Liam Halloran on Piano, Hammond and Rhodes and Tash Buxton on drums.

    The band channel the classic guitar driven blues of BB King, Freddie King, Albert King, Muddy Waters, Eric Clapton, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Jimi Hendrix together with contemporary blues by Joe Bonamassa, Gary Moore, Robert Cray and John Mayer.

    Whilst Blues is the main dish on the Money Maker’s menu, they also serve up classic and modern Soul, Jazz and Funk in equal measures with songs by Gregory Porter, William Bell, James Brown, Omar, Bill Withers and Donny Hathaway.

    Relax, kick back and enjoy an evening of delicious live music with Tash Buxton and the Money Makers.

    Bios:
    • Tash Buxton:
    Drums

    Tash is Birmingham’s leading female session drummer with some 19 years performing at The Jam House and a range of leading bands including Fat Chops Big Band, Dino Baptiste, Elle-J Walters.

    She is the drummer of choice for numerous jazz, blues, RnB, soul and funk bands in the Midlands.

    Tash is The Money Makers Musical Director and band leader and conceived the idea of putting together a blazing team of outstanding Brummie musicians to bring contemporary blues, RnB, Soul, Funk and Jazz to new audiences.

    Tash Buxton and the Money Makers are planning a busy year playing gigs and festivals throughout the UK in 2024 and potentially Europe and further afield in 2025.

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    David Stevenson:
    Vocals| Guitar

    David is a grade 8 classical guitarist and grade 7 pianist who started treading the boards in his teenage years appearing at The Night Out in Birmingham at the tender age of just 11!

    By the time he was 14 he had joined The Dream Factory a 1980’s Mod band who had a hit with
    Wine and Roses and came close to securing a major record deal but were pipped to it by The Stone Roses and the rest is history!

    David has had a lifelong passion for all styles of roots music including Blues, RnB, Jazz, Soul, Ska and Reggae and fronting The Money Makers represents fulfilment of lifetime ambition.

    He has played at many prestigious venues including both Ronnie Scott’s in London and Birmingham, The Cavern in Liverpool, The 100 Club, The Lexington, Half Moon in Putney, The Jam House, The Hare and Hounds and is a regular at The Actress and Bishop.

    His original music band The Restless Souls are gearing up to release their first two singles this summer featuring an A list band of musicians. Watch this space…..!

    David plays Gibson, Fender and Taylor guitars and uses Mesa Boogie, Blackstar and Vox amplification.

    Instagram: David_stevenson_official

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