Reporter Jonathan White, Crewe
1980's Electronica tribute band 'Electro 80s' - http://www.electro80s.com/ kicked off a Bank Holiday weekend of bands at The Boot & Shoe - http://www.thebootandshoe.com/ - in Nantwich when they performed on Friday 23rd August 2013.
Despite the rain the marquee was full of hundreds of people revelling in a nostalgic evening of music. Electro 80s recreated songs by artists including Tears for Fears, Depeche Mode, Yazoo, OMD, A Flock of Seagulls, Kraftwerk, Duran Duran, Human League, Erasure, Soft Cell, and Gary Numan. Their show was accompanied by a light display and robotic dancer 'Man O' Chrome'.
'Kaiser Monkey Killers' perform on Saturday and play a variety of covers, particularly the Kaiser Chiefs, Arctic Monkeys and The Killers. 'Vavoom' perform on Sunday and this rock and roll band are inspired by The Stray Cats, early Elvis and the Brian Setzer Orchestra.
All gigs are free and begin at 8pm.