Old Friends… New Friends

A few years ago The Candies were asked to ‘open’ the season at The Clubhouse at Etang Vallier Resort in the Charente.  It would be fair to say that it was a good night!  Subsequently, we’ve been invited back many times and actually have a very nice little Candy Fan club there… so it was great to be back again…

Easter Bunnies

Yeah! The Candies are back from our respective spring holidays and we’re back on the fabulous AmaDulce in Bordeaux.  Tonight we joined the ship at Bourg sur Gironde, a pretty little vineyard town on the banks of the Gironde estuary. We’re thrilled to be part of the Ama Entertainment crew again this year and keen to perform our new AMA set. We…

Fabulous First

The Candies don’t normally perform in January or February (well apart from Valentine’s day of course ❤ ) but for today’s birthday boy we made an exception. The party was being held in the north of the Dordogne near the little village of Saint Pardoux la Riviere… and being close to the Riviere was a little bit of a concern…

2017 and all that

Wow! It’s been quite a year for The Candies!  We started 2017 thinking that we’d worked really hard in 2016 and we were hoping to reap the rewards.  It’s always difficult starting a new group… you have to prove yourselves and build your reputation and that can take time but we’d made a great start and we were feeling very…

Cats and Dogs… and more Dogs

The Candies are lucky… in that we get to travel around France (and beyond) and we get to sing in some rather swanky venues!  But that doesn’t mean that we’re not happy to sing in more humble abodes too. On a scale of one to ten, Dawn is an eleven when it comes to caring for dogs and animals… Lynn…

Wow!

The Candies would be the first to admit that we get to visit some pretty amazing venues; and todays was no exception. We were heading about 3 hours south east, to the little village of Onet-Le-Chateau… but our destination wasn’t the ancient and magnificent castle the dominates the village… but  a few kilometres further on at Chateau de Labro.   This…

Would you like a DJ with that?

The Candy Stripes are thrilled to announce that we have teamed up with a DJ for 2018! If you book The Candies for either our Fabulously Vintage or Disco Diva sets, you can now extend your event with a special offer from our partner DJ.  The DJ package includes the latest sound system, along with the very latest professional lighting. Ask…