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Chris as been a professional musician since the age of 16, playing in various Theatre shows in and around South Wales including ‘Little Shop of Horrors’, ‘Bugsy Malone’ and ‘Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat’.
In 2000 he graduated from an intensive year at the prestigious college of Contemporary Music in London achieving the accolade of ‘Most Outstanding Guitarist of the Year’. Chris then had the opportunity, under the expert guidance of famous guitarists such as Guthrie Govan, Dave Kilminster and Andy Jones, to play alongside members of The Red Hot Chilli peppers, members of Alice Cooper’s band, Skunk Anansie and Asia.
Since then, Chris has been one of the most sought after session players in the country, and is regularly has the pleasure of performing in some of the countries most prestigious venues; The London Astoria, Cardiff Millennium Stadium and the legendary Royal Albert Hall among them.
Chris has appeared on television for the BBC, S4C and MTV as well as BBC Radio, and still Vinds time to tour the world with many different performing artists, notably with the West End Show ‘Abba Mania’, which played to thousands of fans across Singapore and Australia.
Chris began playing at age 14 and started as a professional musician at 16. He spent 4 years playing in various live bands, but mainly guitar player in South Wales Theatre shows, including Little Shop of Horrors, Bugsy Malone and Josephs Technicolor Dream Coat.
In the year 2000 he spent an intensive year at the prestigious college of Contemporary Music in London. At the ACM he came under the expert guidance of world-renowned session players Guthrie Govan, Dave Kilminster, Pete Callard and Andy Jones. Whilst at the Academy Chris has the opportunity to play alongside Chad Smith of the Red Hot Chilli Peppers, members of Alice Cooper, Skunk Anansie and Asia to name but a few. At graduation Chris was awarded ‘Most Outstanding Guitarist of the Year’.
Since graduating from the ACM Chris has been a busy session and liver player/ singer. He’s had the pleasure of performing at some great venues from the London Astoria to the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff alongside Shirley Bassey and Michael Ball for the 1999 Rugby World Cup, to the Royal Albert Hall! Chris has appeared on BBC TV, S4C, BBC Radio and MTV with band iPOP who regularly tour the Middle East and Europe.
He has also recently been on tour with the West End show Abba Mania, playing to thousands of Abba fans in Singapore, Australia and New Caledonia. When he isn’t busy touring he can be found in the studio writing and recording his own music.
Rhys began drumming at the a very early age, and quickly gained a reputation for being a rising talent in the industry.
At sixteen Rhys was a finalist in the UK Young Drummer of the Year, under the close scrutiny of judges Ian Paice (Deep Purple), Nick Mason Pink Floyd) and Karl Brazil (Robbie Williams, James Blunt).
Rhys had worked with many bands in and around South Wales, and has performed in an impressive array of theatere productions of shows such as ‘Grease’, ‘We Will Rock You’, ‘Godspell’, ‘Hairspray’, ‘Rent’ and ‘Fame’.
In 2013 Rhys started working with high end function bands and theatre shows including the West End show ‘ABBA Mania’, touring all around the UK, Europe and Scandinavia. This led to Rhys getting the opportunity to play and tour with artistes from the UK’s ‘X Factor’, and appearing on the show itself drumming for John Legend.
Rhys has also toured with up and coming indie artist Mike Dignam and is currently undertaking an exciting project with new and original band X&Y, writing balled infused indie pop in the studio with renowned writers and producers such as Toby Gad (Beyonce, Madonna and John Legend), Josh Record (Emilie Sande).
Danny began performing around the world over 25 years ago with UK rock band ‘Waysted’ as they supported Iron Maiden and Status Quo touring around Europe, North America and Canada.
Danny is also a founding member of the melodic rock band Tyketto, whose successful albums in the early 90’s saw them touring with the likes of Yngwie Malmsteen and Blue Oyster Cult. Tyketto continues to tour and produce albums, their most recent album ‘Reach’ having achieved number x in the Amazon Rock charts, and they regularly make guest appearances at famous rock festivals around the globe such as the U.K.’s ‘Download’ and ‘Sweden Rocks’.
As well as spending time as a voice over artist for commercials and video games, Danny is a proliRic solo artist. He has written and produced over 15 albums, and has also been a featured performer on many other records by artists such as Yes, Burning Kingdom, Hot Action Cop and Airless.
Danny has been performing on big stages around the world for more than 25 years. He began as the lead singer for UK rock band Waysted, whose album ‘Save Your Prayers’ charted in the billboard top 200 in 1986 and whose single ‘Heaven Tonight’ was a popular favourite on the newly formed MTV music channel.
Waysted toured Europe, America and Canada with Rock legends Iron Maiden and Status Quo. After that Danny formed his own band Tyketto who released 2 albums in the early 1990’s touring with Nelson, White Lion, Yngwie Malmsteen and Blue Oyster Cult to name a few. Reunited in 2004 Tyketto continues to tour, make albums and play world stages, having had featured slots recently at the Sweden Rock Festival, The Download Festival, Firefest, Heat Festival, Rock of Ages and The Monsters of Rock Cruise.
Tyketto is writing and recording their newest album right now and will be released in late 2016. Danny has appeared on over 15 records of his own as well as being a featured performer on many other artists such as Yes, Riot, Burning Kingdom, Mago De Oz, Hot Action Cop and Airless.
He’s now doing voice acting and portrays Daedalus Finch, one of the main characters in the new video game ‘Avenging Angel’. He also tours on his own, acoustically, and has taken up performing private ‘House Concerts’, which he really enjoys.
Being part of the Ultimate Eagles gives him a chance to sing and play some of his favourite music of all time alongside side some of the very best musicians and singers he has ever had the pleasure to work with.
Michael began his career in the performing arts industry as an actor and concert flautist, and has performed around the world in theatrical productions and concert performances. He has taken lead roles in many shows including ‘The Chicago Blues Brothers’ and ‘The Commitments’. He has also worked alongside the cast of ‘Les Miserables’, ‘Jersey Boys’, ‘Spamalot’, ‘Bjorn Again’, ‘We Will Rock You’ and ‘Rock of Ages’.
Among other things, he writes, records and produces albums for many Essex based artists, as well as American country artists. Michael has written and directed musical theatre productions especially for children, and he also owns his own award winning Dance and Theatre Schools. He also undertakes voiceover work for international companies and is very proud to admit that he is the voice of a Fire Alarm system somewhere in Japan…
More recently Michael has begun composing and orchestrating music for the gaming industry, television and independent films.
He has sung ‘idents’ for international radio stations, produced and co-written albums for American solo and country artists and more recently Michael has been composing and orchestrating soundtrack music for the gaming industry. He also undertakes voiceover work for international companies and is very proud to admit that he is the voice of a Fire Alarm somewhere in Japan.
Andy’s extensive career as a professional musician is impressive to say the least. Above and beyond being on of the world’s most sought after guitarists, he regularly writes for Guitarist Magazine, passing on his expert knowledge in workshops around the Globe fore Yamaha Music, and teaches at some of the most reputable music colleges in London. He also regularly performs in shows in London’s West End, and scored the original guitar parts for the world famous ‘We Will Rock You’ with Queen guitarist Brian May.
His performance career has seen him perform with Van Morrison, Queen, Cliff Richard, James Ingram, Hank Marvin, James Dean BradNield, Agnetha from ABBA, Dudley Moore, Sarah Brightman, Petula Clark, Katherine Jenkins and Darcey Bussell, David Essex, Jeff Wayne and has toured with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.
After Leaving Van Morrison, Andy joined Cliff Richard’s band and played at the Queen’s Jubilee Concert which also featured Stevie Wonder, Elton John and Paul McCartney. He recorded a live DVD with Cliff, James Ingram, Lamont Dozier, Percy Sledge and Freda Payne and another with Cliff at the Sydney Opera House in Australia. He is MD and guitarist for Patti Revell and has a band with Steve White (The Who, Oasis, Paul Weller) and Jon Noyce (Gary Moore, Jethro Tull).
Andy G Jones has played with Van Morrison, Cliff Richard, James Ingram, Lamont Dozier, Queen (Brian May and Roger Taylor), Mike Finnigan (Hammond on Electric Ladyland by Jimi Hendrix, Etta James, Bonnie Raitt), The BBC Radio Big Band, Patti Austin, Hamish Stuart (Average White Band), Lalo Schifrin (Hollywood Pilm composer Bullitt, Mission Impossible), Hank Marvin, James Dean BradPield (the Manic Street Preachers), Grady Tate, Agnetha from ABBA, Dudley Moore, Sarah Brightman, Petula Clark, Madelaine Bell, Smooth Jazz star Richard Smith, Chris Standring, Jerry Lewis (The Nutty Professor, King of Comedy), Jeff Wayne, David Essex, Jimmy Nail, Katherine Jenkins and Darcey Bussell, (See the live DVD from the O2 Arena – ‘Viva LA Diva’ and the South Bank Show on the show in which Andy was heavily featured), Laurie Holloway and has toured with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.
After leaving Van Morrison, Andy joined Cliff Richard’s band and played at the Queen’s Jubilee Concert which also featured Stevie Wonder, Elton John and Paul McCartney. He recorded a live DVD with Cliff, James Ingram, Lamont Dozier, Percy Sledge and Freda Payne and another with Cliff at the Sydney Opera House
in Australia. He is MD and guitarist for Patti Revell and has a band with Steve White (The Who, Oasis, Paul Weller) and Jon Noyce (Gary Moore, Jethro Tull).