Half Moon presents:
The British Invasion
The British Invasion + Joseph Rogers
Entry Requirements: 18+ after 7pm
The British Invasion “The Ultimate Tribute To 60’s British Rock” The musical group known as THE BRITISH INVASION are from Central, Ohio in the U.S.A., and cover the music from all of the English groups of the 1960s. From The Animals to The Zombies, it's all there: The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, The Kinks, The Who, The Dave Clark Five, The Hollies, Herman's Hermits, and many more...
Everything has been faithfully reproduced to exact detail, from the music, clothing, and hairstyles, to the vintage guitars and equipment.
Join THE BRITISH INVASION on this musical journey as they travel through time complete with outfit changes representing each era.
As you listen to these hits from the past, it is likely you will believe that they are being played and sung by the original artists themselves.
Members of The British Invasion have performed to enthusiastic audiences all over the United States, as well as in Liverpool, Manchester, and London, England, the birthplace of the British Invasion.
So if you love the music of this era, or just want to experience for yourself what all the excitement was and is about, this is the show for you! This is much more than a Beatles tribute… It's a MAGICAL MUSICAL TOUR . . ."A Splendid Time is Guaranteed for All".
*Please note this is not the Johnny Warman British Invasion Show featuring Dave Gregory
Support comes from local rock 'n' roller Joseph Rogers
The British Invasion
Joseph Rogers was brought up on the music of Elvis Presley & Queen from the early age of 4.
He started playing drums at a very early age and continued to play drums for 15 years and utilised this skill on his studies at Richmond Upon Thames College where he studied 'Music Technology'. The influences of Elvis Presley, Paul McCartney, John Lennon, Robert Plant, Freddie Mercury & Mick Jagger finally took over and he joined a Beatles tribute band where he taught himself to sing and play guitar, bass & piano...
His influences include: Buddy Holly Johnny Cash Roy Orbison Paul Simon The Beatles The Who Pink Floyd Led Zeppelin The Rolling Stones...
Since then, he has become a solo artist and has started writing his own songs after being influenced by songwriters such as: Lennon/McCartney Johnny Cash Paul Simon Bob Dylan Pete Townshend...
Venues he has played at include: - Proud Camden, Camden, London - proudcamden.com - The Stag's Head, Hoxton, London - stagsheadhoxton.com - Paper Dress Vintage Shop, Shoreditch, London - paperdressvintage.co.uk - The Cavern Club, Liverpool - www.cavernclub.org - The Cavern Pub, Liverpool - www.cavernclub.org/cavern-pub/item/cavern-pub - Adelphi Hotel, Liverpool - www.adelphi-hotel.co.uk - 12 Bar Club, London - www.12barclub.com - Harrow Arts Centre, London - www.harrowarts.com - Acklam Village Market, London - www.acklamvillagemarket.com
He regularly plays at these venues so keep checking the 'Gig List' page for updates on his website - www.josephrogers.org
Joseph is currently working on a new collection of songs for a new mini tour of shows around London...