The Betend

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The Betend are a Four piece Piano driven original Rock n Roll band from London, who play their own style of London Rock n Roll Boogie Woogie The Betend have been playing anywhere that would have em' Pubs Clubs parties Charity events festivals to help fashion their set and songs into an interesting and exciting live act, which they have done! The Betend formed in the summer of 2008 When Drummer Tony Burt introduced Piano player singer Martin Collison to Guitarist Stu james and Bass player Pete Chapman.The band all share a love of Rock n Roll music Reggae Ska and the 'ol time Theatre hall and have been inspired by Artists such as Ian Dury and The Blockheads, Chas & Dave and Jerry Lee Lewis to name but a few .The band have also recorded their first single "Somewhere In London" wth Producer Stan Kybert which was recorded in Dean Street studios London and released May 2009

Tinkling on the ol' ivories, bluesy outings with a 20's flapper vibe! Its a right mix, melodic pop swingers and jazzed out chirpiness! The Dublin Castle

Cheered us up no end ,good fun and very entertaining! The Cavern Club Liverpool

Well entertaining The100 Club

A strange band, The Betend are sort of like a cross between the original Only Fools and Horses theme tune and a demo setting on a casio keyboard Luv it! Spoonfed

Not what I expected at all they were smashing! Good fun night George and Vulture

wow I haven't heard anything like this in ages it's like Squeeze cool for cats but so classic and extremely British and absolutely catchy I love it, it has a punky rock n' roll feel but so British also and cool brass on the single .this livened up my day no end. Matchbox music

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