The Castaways Led by trombonist Mel Howard (formerly Freedom Masses & Creation Roots amongst many others), The Castaways brings you Ska, Rocksteady and a touch of Reggae fused with more than a little Jazz. If you love the music of the Studio One days from the likes of the Skatalites, Don Drummond, Desmond Dekker, Toots and the Maytals and many more, you’ll love The Castaways!
Mel Howard - Trombone
Linda Howard - Sax, flute & vocals
Ed Hornby - Sax & vocals
Ollie Collins - Bass & vocals
Phil Hill - Guitar
Pete Robinson - Keyboards
Neil Marshall - Drums
Weekend gigs get very busy so to avoid disappointment, call to book the best tables in the house. It's first come, first served so don't leave it too late!
THE OFFICE: 0161 273 5495 (weekdays before 6pm)
THE CLUB: 0161 831 7002 (evenings after 6pm)
Visiting the club at the weekend? Be prepared to dance or kick back and enjoy the band and atmosphere! People like to get up and dance in front of the stage. If you prefer a more laid back night, we recommend a Wednesday or Thursday evening.