Miss Annie & The Midnight Shift are quickly becoming one of the finest Rhythm & Blues bands in the UK.
Fronted the power house vocals of Miss Annie and backed by her six piece band whose line up consists of Martin Chilvers on Bari Sax, Kyle Shenton on Tenor Sax, Geoff Westgate on Guitar, Keith Miller on Double Bass & Pete Mundy on Drums. Miss Annie is already well known on the Vintage scene as the chanteuse of the 11 piece swing band, The Regular Joes. She set up the Midnight Shift in 2014 to enable herself to perform her favourite genre of music, Roots Rhythm & Blues.
The band's main influences come from the Rhythm & Blues masters of the 1950s & 60s including Ruth Brown, Etta James, Irma Thomas, Lavern Baker, Annie Laurie and Aretha Franklin to name but a few!!!
Miss Annie & The Midnight Shift have already played at some major events in the UK and Internationally including Hep Cats Holiday, The Big Jive,The Goodwood Revival, Boogaloo Promotions Jive Weekender, Gloster Swing Dance, Hop Til You Drop, the Atomic Festival 2017, Beaulieu Hot Rod Show and also at Nyttarsrock 2018 weekender in Norway and The Heat (Amsterdam). Forthcoming events include The Paris Flying Festival (France) and Jumpin At The Woodside (UK).
The band have just released their debut album, 'Won't Be Long!'. Which includes 11 top rhythm & blues classics and is on the Foot Tappin Records label. The album can be purchased from the website and is also available on Itunes, Spotify, Amazon & Google Play.