With nearly 7000 performances across 27 countries under their belt in their 35 years on the road, King Pleasure & The Biscuit Boys are more than just the world’s greatest jump, jive and swing band – they’re an institution!
In that time, they have opened shows for BB King, Cab Calloway, Ray Charles and toured with the Blues Brothers Band, the one from the movie and they’ve played on 36 radio shows and made 73 television appearances.
Rough, tough and always rocking, King Pleasure & The Biscuit Boys, have appeared at festivals, in concert and at clubs throughout the UK and Europe as well as in the USA – and Russia.
Along the way, the band have recorded 11 albums for Big Bear Records, all distributed worldwide.
The band line up as King Pleasure (vocals and baritone saxophone), Boysey Battrum (alto and tenor saxophones), Bullmoose K Shirley (guitars), Mighty Matt Foundling (piano), Shark Van Schtoop (bass), and Gary ‘The Enforcer’ Barber (percussion).
Hull Truck Theatre, 29 July 2023.
|29 Jul 2023||7:30pm||£18.50 - £21.50||Book Now|
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