Cranberry Flick

Playing a Cocktail of Swing, Jive and Rhythm & Blues

Sekonda

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Sekonda

An outstanding night of music at the duchess theatre long Eaton on Saturday night. A charity dance organised by the rotary club in aid of Treetops Hospice drew an enthusiastic crowd to the concert. Music provided by the magnificent Cranberry’s and ably supported by the Cherry’s….in fact two of your five a day in one night. From Long Train Running to Hit The Road jack, it was a...

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Party at the (Risley) Park..

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Party at the (Risley) Park..

What a rumbustious evening at Risley last night. We tried out some new charts that went down a storm. The wonderful song Que Sera Sera brought back so many memories, the poignant words.. ‘When I was just a little girl I asked my mother what will I be?’ Well stacking shelves in Sainsbury’s probably would not have made the second Verse! We took a trip back in time to the...

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It’s Coming!!!

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It’s Coming!!!

It’s autumn. The leaves are dropping from the trees, the winter coats and hats are being taken from storage and Cranberry Flick are in rehearsal for our Chrimbo Spectacular. Well before Santa has sprung his elves into action wrapping presents, long before you sit down to your typical Christmas Dinner of tripe and onion’s, come and get in the festering spirit at our Christmas dance on...

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Cranberry and Cream

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Cranberry and Cream

I never knew there were two nine thirties on a Sunday? Crawling out of bed, I heard the distinct sound of Snap, Crackle and Pop, breakfast ? No just my legs preparing to walk to the bathroom. With most days in August being wet and chilly, I wasn’t looking forward to a day time gig on someone’s lawn in the middle of the country. But what a day it turned out to be. The sun was belting...

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It’s Raining Men… And A Girl..

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It’s Raining Men… And A Girl..

On a summers night that would have had Noah rushing to build another Ark, Cranberry Flick entertained a very enthusiastic audience to a smorgasbord of fine music. Lovely to see some new faces in the audience. they didn’t know what to expect as they were strictly Big Band fans. But the overwhelming opinion after was ‘WOW’ many said that they were blown away with the show and with...

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Springing Into Action

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Springing Into Action

For the first time in 2017, Cranberry Flick took to the stage again at The Park Risley. Lovely to see so many familiar faces and some new ones as the word gets round about our spectacular shows. We had lots of requests from the audience , but we played until the end anyway!! Although a program was constructed for the night, showcasing new material, we were still asked to play old favorites like...

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