Imagine The Banana Splits having a party with The Ramones, The Specials and David Bowie – with Spike Milligan mixing the drinks – and you’d get a flavour of why Manchester’s Rockin’ Rhinos are so popular. Fronted by John Cooper Cat, the band make sure that grown-ups love their gigs as much as their children do; covers mixed in with rocked-up nursery rhymes as well as their own tunes. This is music for families to join in with – with actions, singing along or just dancing.
Johnny and the Raindrops
Twangin’ on a guitar! Bangin’ on a drum! Look out everybody ‘cause here come…
Johnny and the Raindrops play jump-up-and-down-rocking-and-rolling-can’t-sit-down-best-time-ever music for cool kids and funky families. They write lively and original songs that get children (and grown ups) dancing and moving, cialis usa buy cialis singing and grooving.
The Nottingham-based band have released seven albums of innovative and original music for children, plus a greatest hits album Best of the Bunch, and a DVD ‘No Sleep ‘til Sherwood’.
Johnny, Ben, Darren and Matt love to play live! They have performed at Nottingham’s Theatre Royal, the Wheee! International Children’s Festival, Southwell Folk Festival, Glastonbudget, Farnstock, Nottingham Ice Arena, and hundreds of gigs at local festivals, carnivals, play days, schools, libraries, bandstands, village halls, etc.