26th April 2016: Paul Dunton writing in the Times of Tunbridge Wells ROUND-UP OF THIS WEEK'S MUSICAL HIGHLIGHTS:

the band

Velvet Goldmine is a5-piece band based in the Tunbridge Wells/Sevenoaks area. We have been together for nearly 3 years and play in pubs and for private functions throughout Kent and East Sussex. 

the velvet goldmine are:

Ash Burton - vocals and harmonica

John Lusher - acoustic guitar, keyboards and vocals

Tedd Mills - electric guitar and vocals

Stefan Mniszko - bass guitar and vocals

David Ross - drums and vocals

bookings

Call Stefan on 07928 391218

Email us at:

thevelvetgoldmine@outlook.com

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repertoire

We have a repertoire of over 70 covers and 13 original songs (which we only play in certain venues).

TO HEAR WHAT WE SOUND LIKE, GO TO THE MUSIC PAGE FOR SOME SHORT SONG EXTRACTS AND VIDEO OF LIVE PERFORMANCES

For private functions, given enough time, we are happy to learn and play specially requested songs.

covers

Fortunate Son - Creedence Clearwater Revival
All Along The Watchtower - Bob Dylan
Summer In The City - Lovin’ Spoonful
Tumblin’ Dice - Rolling Stones
2000 Light Years From Home - Rolling Stones
White Light White Heat - Velvet Underground
Back In The USSR - The Beatles    
Boys Keep Swinging - David Bowie
China Girl - David Bowie
Drive-in Saturday - David Bowie
Kooks - David Bowie
Moonage Daydream - David Bowie
Wild Is The Wind - David Bowie
Suffragette City - David Bowie
Let's Dance - David Bowie
Heroes - David Bowie 
Mr. Blue Sky - ELO 
Move On Up - Curtis Mayfield
Hanging Round - Lou Reed
Satellite Of Love - Lou Reed
Love Is The Drug - Roxy Music
Street Life - Roxy Music
Get A Grip - The Stranglers
You Wear It Well - Rod Stewart
Handbags and Gladrags - Rod Stewart
Coz I Luv You -  Slade
Cum On Feel The Noize - Slade
20th Century Boy - T. Rex
Roll Away The Stone - Mott The Hoople
Rocket Man - Elton John
Saturday Night’s Alright For Fighting - Elton John
Comfortably Numb - Pink Floyd
Shout - Tears for Fears
Stuck In The Middle With You - Stealer’s Wheel
2 4 6 8 Motorway - Tom Robinson
Faith - George Michael
It's The End Of The World As We Know It - R.E.M.
Pop Song 89 - R.E.M.
Even Better Than The Real Thing - U2
In God’s Country - U2
Fisherman's Blues - The Waterboys
Crazy Little Thing Called Love - Queen
Ask - The Smiths
Panic - The Smiths
There Is A Light That Never Goes Out - The Smiths
World Shut Your Mouth -  Julian Cope
Tender - Blur
The Bartender & The Thief - Stereophonics
Sandstorm - Cast
Breakfast At Tiffany’s - Deep Blue Something
Common People - Pulp
Do You Remember the First Time? - Pulp
Just - Radiohead
Blinded By The Sun - Seahorses
Getting Better - Shed Seven
Pretty In Pink - The Psychadelic Furs
A Girl Like You - Edwin Collins
Good Thing - Fine Young Canibals
Ruby - The Kaiser Chiefs
One Day Like This - Elbow
Driftwood - Travis    
Lost Souls Forever - Kasabian
Use Somebody - Kings Of Leon
Wire To Wire - Razorlight
Cigarettes & Alcohol - Oasis  
Shut Your Eyes - Snow Patrol
Stop - Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
Orange Blossom Special - Johnny Cash
Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On - Jerry Lee Lewis

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