James Barlow provides effortless live vocals in a wide range of styles, perfect for your evening party, formal/informal dinner, or drinks reception.

Also a professional DJ and host, James can provide a complete, tailored entertainment solution for almost any occasion. James has entertained at over 1000 events throughout the UK from intimate family parties to large-scale corporate and society events.

Whether you want atmospheric music or a full on party, James can provide the perfect soundtrack to your event.

Family Events

Birthday parties

Society, Charity and Corporate Events

Evening Parties
Drinks Receptions
Product Launches

Evening Singer & DJ

James’ specially selected pre-recorded background music mix as your evening guests are arriving.

First dance of your choice (either sung live or played pre-recorded).

1½ – 2 hours’ live singing in segments throughout the evening; dance floor fillers in a wide range of styles – songs everyone will know and want to get up and dance to.

DJ sets: James as your fully functional DJ in between singing sets – mixing, taking requests and reacting to the crowd, providing a full evenings music.

BOSE L1 line array sound system and intelligent DMX lighting set up, tailored to your room size and guest numbers.

Song requests and favourite styles and artists welcome, to ensure you hear plenty of yours’ and your guests’ favourite music.

Dinner Singer & Host

James’ specially selected pre-recorded background music mix as your guests take their seats.

James as your host – available for any guest introductions, announcements and on hand to help with any fundraisers: games, raffles, competitions etc.

Live singing during dinner. Short singing sets between courses; laid back and atmospheric with the option of a livelier set towards the end of your meal, James can encourage guests to sing along, wave arms in the air and even dance around the tables – really getting the party started and your guests warmed up ready for an evening party!

James’ specially selected pre-recorded background mix as you dine in between singing sets.

Use of sound system and wireless microphone for guest speeches, presentation or toasts, if required.

Drinks Reception Singer

Live singing – laid back, atmospheric songs – perfect for a drinks reception, either before your guests are seated for dinner or in between events.

James’ setup can be outside if the weather is fine. He has a BOSE battery system so can be exactly where you and your guests are!

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Recent Reviews

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