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About Kerry - Vocals

What does she do?  Kerry is Contraband's lead singer.  She also looks after the band's bookings and generally keeps the boys on their toes.

When did Kerry join the band?  Kerry joined Contraband in April 2009.

Likes:  Singing, weight training and cowboy boots.

Dislikes:  Bad smells and running out of wine.

Favourite Quote:  "It ain't over 'til the fat lady sings" or "we're gonna need a bigger boat".

Something Kerry would never say:  "Can you turn me down please, I'm too loud".

About John - Guitars

What does he do?  John fills in the wall of sound and provides the funk - he plays rhythm and lead guitar for Contraband.

When did John join the band?  John joined in March 2015.

Likes:  Medium rare steak and road trips.

Dislikes:  Soggy socks and The X Factor.

Favourite Quote:  "If you give a man a gun, he can rob a bank.  If you give a man a bank, he can rob the world".

Something John would never say:  "Shall we go on The X Factor?"

About Rob - Bass

What does he do?  Rob plays bass, keeps a firm groove, talks a lot, helps carry stuff and makes the tea at rehearsals.

When did Rob join the band?  Rob is one of the founder members of Contraband going back some 30 plus years.

Likes:  Harley Davidson, playing the bass and talking a lot. 

Dislikes:  Any food that is green in colour.

Favourite Quote:  "Turn it off and turn it back on again".

Something Rob would never say:  "Am I in the way?"

About Rick - Drums

What does he do?  Rick is Contraband's drummer.  He is the engine room of the band.

When did Rick join the band?  Rick is one of the founder members of Contraband going back some 30 plus years.

Likes:  Drums, motorbikes and big speakers.

Dislikes:  Cheese sandwiches and anything related to salad.

Favourite Quote:  "You hold it, I'll hit it".

Something Rick would never say:  "Can we have some more gigs please".

About Nigel - Keyboards

What does he do?  Nigel plays keyboards for Contraband and is in charge of making big sounds.  

When did he join the band?  Nigel joined Contraband in October 2015.

Likes:  80's synth bands, Thai food, spicy mulled cider and holidays.

Dislikes:  Broccoli, the Dartford Crossing, any reality TV music shows, celery, candy crush requests and bleach.

Favourite Quote:  "Always drink with dignity".

Something Nigel would never say:  "Shall we play sleeping satellite now?"