Hi, we are a 5-piece covers band called Cactus from Barnet/Watford/Herts who play a mix of classic rock, pop and indie tracks from the 50s to today. Our emphasis is on good tunes and having fun but we pride ourselves on the quality of our playing and diversity of material. With great songs that everyone is sure to know, we are certain to give you a cracking night's entertainment, whether you want to sing along, get up and dance or just enjoy some terrific live music, we have something for everyone.
Please have a listen to our mp3s. These are just recordings from a rehearsal at the moment, hope to have some studio stuff soon.
Playing in and around North London/South Herts for the last 5years, our line up is Colin Smith (vocals/rhythm guitar), Billy Allan (vocals/lead guitar), Pip Hodge (keyboard/vocals), Dave Towler (bass/vocals) and Richard Pitt (drums).
Covers set includes tracks by:
Big Country, The Jam, Stereophonics, Rolling Stones, Tom Petty, Elvis Costello, The Ceasars, Van Morrison, Bruce Springsteen, JJ Cale, Foo Fighters, Dire Straits, Foster the People, Spencer Davis Group, Eric Clapton, Green Day, Joe Jackson, Snow Patrol, Coldplay, Zombies, Squeeze, REM, David Bowie, Nirvana, The Clash, The Stranglers, The Who, The Kinks, Roxy Music, Blur, The Coral, Elvis Presley, Talking Heads, Queen, ELO, Tears for Fears, Eurythmics and more...