We are lucky enough to have the services of a number of bands during our festival, in fact its slowly becoming a Beer & Music festival!
James Coley a Singer/Guitarist/Songwriter from Leeds who writes original music and also perform covers by popular artists from the 1950s to the present day.If you want to learn more about James and the music he plays or are interested in booking him click the name to link to his website
The Florins - 17:00 Welcome back to the Florins who played great sets for us at the last 3 Beer Festivals The Florins are a Leeds/Wakefield based acoustic rock duo with spine tingling harmonies and a retro feel. Rockin' covers, rockin' girls.
The Bluesharks - 19:30 Hello to the Blue Sharks who are new for the 2017 Beer Festival (7:30) Bluesharks are a Leeds-based blues band playing a mixture of classic and modern blues. Formed in the summer of 2012, the band features the three Wolstenholme brothers along with Laura Morris, James Lynch and Graeme Cuthbertson. They have played together in various local bands for years but this line-up is new and the first time all six have been in the same band. The Bluesharks feature a unique blend of three guitar sounds The guitarists share lead and rhythm duties, weaving in and out with powerful solos and melodic riffs. The rock-solid rhythm section features Ian on drums and James on bass. Adam and Laura provide the vocals. The Bluesharks’ set features classics by Muddy Waters, BB King and the Stones mixed with less-obvious choices by artists including Primal Scream, The Doors, Robert Cray and Bruce Springsteen. Blended in are a growing number of original songs inspired by some of the greats..