Sonic Boom are a High Energy Professional Event/Party Band.
With years of gigging experience Sonic Boom have performed with renowned celebrities including: DJ Scott Mills, Comedian Tim Vine and YouTube sensations Camille and Kennerley (The Harp Twins).
Sonic Boom give 110% at every show that they play and are highly regarded by all their previous clients as providing the highlight to their special day or event (please see our feedback page)
The Band play at events such as Weddings, Corporate Bashes, Birthday Parties, Award evenings, Military Functions and Festivals all across the UK and their repertoire is designed to get the crowd pumping!
Sonic Boom always deliver a high quality and entertaining performance, with friendly and polite members who take pride in delivering a service that leaves you and your guests satisfied and worn out from dancing all night long.
What can we say about our Guitarist/Vocalist Matt?! With a haircut that's a cross between Jonny Bravo and a member of the Peaky Blinders gang, this guy gives 110% at every performance! Here is the guy that isnt afraid to make those important announcements down the microphone at your party in front of an audience.
Matt is a self taught musician who picked up the guitar as an escape from growing up in the social care system. Matt has progressed from those early days to go onto to have over 14 years experience playing in Function bands that have played across the UK and overseas. Matt is also an accomplished songwriter who released his first solo EP in 2012 and is currently working on new material for a second album. He is also a session musician and loves spending time in the studio laying new original tracks down with other artists and bands.
With licks that would make Kiss jealous, Matt also brings the comedy element to the band! During the week, Matt is a youth worker /motivational speaker for Smash Life and enjoys meeting people from all walks of life. Watch out for Matt knee sliding on the dancefloor with his favourite red Gibson guitar all whilst playing your favourite guitar solo's!
What do you call someone who hangs around with musicians? The Drummer! Meet Kev... He's the guy who really knows how to keep the beat pumping all night long! (Insert Lionel Richie impression here)
Kev - our Drummer/Vocalist has experience playing with a multitude of bands with varying genres including: Blues, Soul, Progressive Rock, Jazz and Pop. He has worked with Chicago based Camille and Kennerly aka 'the Harp Twins', is currently the drummer for international band 'Eumeria' and has also been featured in 'Modern Drummer' magazine (2014) and is endorsed by Duallist drums and pedals.
Although Kev hits hard, he is mild mannered and very approachable. Kev is the scientist of the band and loves nothing more than mixing and mastering tracks in the studio for various artists and producing our great live sound. Kev is also a graphic designer who is responsible for designing all of the Sonic Boom marketing and website. He can usually be found throwing questionable shapes on the dancefloor when he isn't playing his now infamous drum solo!
Brad, our resident Bass player and Vocalist, may look like he just stepped out of LA Ink but he has the voice of an Angel. Brad enjoys nothing more than laying down some funky grooves to keep the dance floor moving. Before joining Sonic Boom, Brad had gigged extensively throughout the West Midlands with various acts, playing Bass, Guitar and Drums.
Brad has also been running a successful Rock School for the last 5 years, teaching children Guitar / Bass / Drums and Vocals. Brad is also the IT Wizard in the band, using his knowledge to help the band continually invest in new state of the art equipment to enhance our overall live show. Look out for Brad playing his ultra cool Ferrari Red Dingwall bass!
Our super friendly band photographer Suzy (PeachyPix) is also part of the Sonic Boom team. Suzy can be booked alongside the band to capture all of your special party memories. Suzy started her photography journey in 2015 and is responsible for all of the images and videos you see on this website and on all of Sonic Booms various social media accounts.
Having now established herself as a professional photographer Suzy has lots of experience capturing priceless images at corporate events, weddings, birthdays, christenings, cake smashes and of new born babies with their families.
With a very friendly and natural approach Suzy puts her all into making sure you will have snaps to look back on in years to come that will make you laugh over those cringe dance moves or shed a slight tear over a loving moment caught between the newly weds.
Suzy can be found asking your guests to strike a pose whilst she captures those priceless memories. To see examples of her work please visit her website: www.peachypixuk.com
Nicknamed the 'pocket rocket' our female DJ Lynsey has more energy than a duracell battery. She brings her passion for music to the Sonic Boom team and is available to hire as a DJ at your event alongside the band. Drawing on great customer service skills that have developed over years of being a spin instructor Lynsey will bring the life to your party, so don't worry if no one is dancing - she will be!
Coming off the bench to play shows where Matt or Brad can't make it, we have a fanatastic supersub and all round superb musician in Simon.
Simon is famous in his own right having won guitarist of the year in 1998, appeared on ITV's 'Stars In Their Eyes' programme, toured and written with Welsh metal outfit Budgie (whom world famous band Metallica cite as an influence and have covered some of their songs).
Simon even has his own WIKIPEDIA page outlining his impressive musical experience!
A humble and experienced musician with expertise in lead vocal, guitar and bass duties you can be sure a Sonic Boom show with Simon will blow you away. You can catch Simon at certain shows rocking out with his long hair and belting out the party classics with the rest of the band!
Sonic Boom are delighted to announce that they have been booked for a corporate event to be held at the Telford International Centre in aid of the Self Help Africa charity.
We are so excited to announce our female DJ's PeachyMix & DJ Spin! Included in the bands Diamond Event package these two loveable ladies can be booked alongside the band to keep your party bouncing all night long! The ladies love nothing more than getting the crowd going and taking requests off guests wanting to hear their favourite "tunes" .
Sonic Boom have been booked to perform at the annual Shrewsbury Rugby Club Black Tie Summer Ball on 08/06/19.
Well 2018 is nearly over and we have one more wedding to perform at in 2018.
Sonic Boom performed at an event to raise funds for SATH & Critical Journey Appeal (BCH) at Broseley Social Club on Saturday 15th December 2018.