Siren and Strings

"powerful vocals, sublime guitar playing"



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Future gigs - 2018:

Sun 14th Oct 2018
A "snippet" of a gig here - about 5 songs (approx 25 mins) to help support:
Al Bampton's "The Sunday Evening Project", East of Arcadia (opposite Waitrose), Leeds
607 Meanwood Road, Leeds, LS6 4HQ
The eve starts at 7pm and finishes 9.30pm/10pm - Siren and Strings will be the 3rd set at approx 8.30pm
the bands are:
Mestisa,  Siren & Strings and Al Bampton
This will be "back to basics" with the original duo - Abigail & Neill
FREE ENTRY
Underage are allowed in as long as they are accompanied, as are dogs!
If you want to eat beforehand, last orders for food is 5.00pm

Sun 21st Oct 2018
Skipton Sound Bar
15 Swadford Street, Skipton, North Yorks, BD23 1RD - Tel: 01756 793 543
Start approx 4.00/4.30pm, finish approx 6.30/7.00pm - 2 x 1 hr sets
This will bethe quartet  line up - Abigail, Neill, Jose & James (vocals, more vocals & guitar, percussion and sax/clarinet)
FREE ENTRY
 

Previous gigs - 2017:

Sat 22nd Sept 2018
Beer & Beef  Music Festival - Masham

Sun 26th Aug 2018

The Gaping Goose - Garforth

Sun 5th Aug 2018
The Sound Bar, Skipton

Sat 28th April 2018
The Shepherd's Dog, Harrogate

Sat 3rd Feb 2018
The Foresters Arms, Grassington


Sun 12th Nov 2017
The Bull Inn, West Tanfield, Nr Ripon

Sun 22nd Oct 2017
The Blus Bar, Harrogate

Wed 11th Oct 2017
"Seven Live" - Seven, Leeds

Fri 28th July 2017
The Golden Fleece, Oakworth

Sat 8th July 2017
The Shepherds Dog, Harrogate

Sun 2nd July 2017
The Abbey Inn, Leeds - Beer & Music Festival

Sat 8th April 2017
Bobbie Dazzler Burlesque Show (The act that kept their clothes ON!)

Sat 11th Mar 2017
The Golden Fleece, Oakworth

Sun 29th Jan 2017

"All Done For 9" at Korks Wine Bar, Otley
2016 - post "op":

Sat 3rd Dec 2016
The Abbey Inn, Leeds
FIRST GIG "APRES" SURGERY! ....
A fund raising gig for "Take Heart" - £161.03 raised!
A joint effort from Siren & Strings original duo (Neill & Abi) and "The Choir of Loretta" (Steve Nisbett)

 ** Slight break in proceedings .. due to "Siren" having a heart attack followed by open heart surgery (heart bypass op) in July 2016 - how inconsiderate of her!  **

2016 - pre "op":
Sun 29th May 2016
The Shepherds Dog, Harrogate

Sun 15th May 2016
The New George, Leeds

Sat 7th May 2016
The Abbey Inn, Leeds

Fri 19th Feb 2016
Fundraising Cheese and Wine tasting Eve for Keighley Dimentia
Laycock Village Hall, Keighley

Sat 6th Feb 2016
The Robin Hood, Silsden

Fri 29th Jan 2016
Keighley Blues Club, Bingley

2015:
Wed 23rd Dec 2015
Charlie's PLace, Harrogate

Sun 6th Dec 2015
The Shepherd's Dog, Harrogate

Fri 9th Oct 2015
The Chemic Tavern, Leeds

Sat 3rd Oct 2015
Private Function, Leeds

Sun 6th Sept 2015 

The Blues Bar, Harrogate

Fri 31st July 2015
The Manor House, Otley

Sat 16th May 2015
Charlie's Place, Harrogate

Fri 8th May 2015
The Chemic Tavern, Leeds

Mon 4th May 2015
Acoustic Stage, Otley "BOOM"  Festival

Sun 3rd May 2015
The Turkey Inn, Gooseeye, Keighley - Tour De Yorkshire event

Sun 29th March 2015
"All Done by 9", Korks, Otley

2014:
Sun 21st Dec 2014
The Cricketers Arms, Keighley

Sat 13th Dec 2014
Charlies Place, Harrogate

Sat 6th Dec 2014
The Manor House Pub, Otley

Fri 5th Dec 2014
The Chemic Tavern, Leeds

Fri 19th Sept 2014
T he Chemic Tavern, Leeds

Sat 13th Sept 2014
Charlie's Place, Harrogate

Sun 6th July 2014
Rapha Tempest Tour De France event, Broughton Hall, Skipton

Thurs 26th June 2014
Private Party, Harrogate

Sat 14th June 2014
Charlies Place, Harrogate

Fri 14th March 2014
Keighley Blues Club, Keighley
Support slot for Kat & Co

Fri 14th Feb 2014
Private Wedding Party, Todmorden

2013:
Sun 22nd Dec 2013
The Cricketers Arms, Keighley

Sun 8th Dec 2013
The New Roscoe, Leeds
Support slot for "The Rozzers"

Fri 4th Oct 2013
Private Party, Haworth

Sun 29th Sept 2013
The Cricketers Arms, Keighley

Sat 21st Sept 2013
Saltaire Festival

Sun 4th Aug 2013
Otley Street Festival, Otley

Sat 3rd Aug 2013
The Fisherman's Inn, Bingley

Sat 21st June 2013
Lindley Festival, main stage. Otley

Sun 26th May 2013
The Cricketers Arms, Keighley

Sat 18th May 2013
The Grove - Leeds

Sat 20th April 2013
Private Party - Baildon

Sat 6th April 2013
The Kings Head - Keighley

Sat 30th March 2013
Private Party - Thirsk

Sun 3rd Feb 2013
The Cricketers Arms, Keighley

2012:
Sat 8th Dec 2012
The Fishermans, Bingley

Fri 7th Dec 2012
Private Party - Utley, Keighley

Sun 25th Nov 2012
The Mitre, Knaresborough

Fri 16th Nov 2012
Suburban Bar, Baildon

Thurs 15th Nov 2012
The Grove Inn, Leeds

Tues 13th Nov 2012
The Cricketers Arms,Keighley

Sun 28th Oct 2012
The Cricketers Arms, Keighley

Sun 5th Aug 2012
The Mitre , Knaresborough

Sat 4th Aug
The Fishernan’s Inn, Bingley

Sun 29th July
The Blues Cafe Bar, Harrogate

Sat 28th July
The Aire Do Festival - Acoustic Stage, Keighley

Sun 24th June
Lindley Festival - Lindley, Otley

Sat 2nd June
Afternoon:
Artistic Off-Licence - Keighley
Evening:
Steeton Sailors & Soldiers Club - Steeton

Thurs 3rd May 2012
Support slot for Sharon Colgan Band
The Blues Bar - Harrogate

Sun 29th April
The Mitre, Knaresborough

Tues 17th April
The Cricketers Arms, Keighley

Tues 10th April
“live” Radio session - Radioactive – Jam Radio (www.jam-radio.co.uk)

Sat 25th Feb
Support slot – 50th Birthday Party
Korks, Otley

Fri 24th Feb
Support slot – Birthday party

Bingley Rugby Club, Bingley

2011:
Sun 18th Dec
The Mitre, Knaresborough

Tues 1st Nov
The Cricketers Arms, Keighley

Fri 7th Oct
Yeadon Cricket Club, Yeadon

Sun 7th Aug
The Mitre, Knaresborough

Sat 6th Aug
The Hollygarth, Ilkley

Fri 15th July
Marigolds Café & Boating, Knaresborough

Sat 4th June
Steeton Soldiers and Sailors Club, Steeton

Tues 31st May
The Cricketers Arms, Keighley

Sun 10th April
The Mitre, Knaresborough

… we started on 26th Sept 2009 – at a charity gig “Diabeats” in Keighley .. throughout the rest of 2009 and 2010 - up to the above date … we did several gigs … Birthdays, Weddings, support slots for The Sharon Colgan Band and The Port Brothers at The Duck & Drake, Leeds and The Blues Bar, Harrogate … but we just don’t have a record of the dates anymore!