Tag: Disco

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…

Late Sunflowers

The last day of August saw The Candies heading back to the Charente for an evening wedding party.  It feels like we’ve spent half of our summer in this corner of France and by coincedence, this was the second wedding in this tiny village. Driving in, we passed the beautiful and imposing 15th century Chateau de Chillac and a field…

A Sunday Wedding

South West France is dotted with fabulous chateaux and weddings are hugely popular but not everyone wants to get married on a Saturday.  Today’s wedding party travelled from Holland and as many of their guests were travelling over the weekend they chose Sunday as their wedding day. Saturdays book quickly so it’s a good idea to consider another day of…

Motown and Disco Diva Dance Party

Are you getting married or hosting a special birthday party or wedding anniversary or do you just feel like letting loose and celebrating?! The Candies have a set list that will give you huge party hits from every decade; their evening cabaret is perfect for all those Disco Divas out there!  It’s packed full of classic Motown and Disco hits……

Happy Special Birthday

A few years ago we were asked to perform at a wedding… and the client loved the music so much he invited us back to perform at his 50th Birthday party… and the client loved the music so much he invited us back to perform at a very special 70th birthday party. This surprise party was held in lovely gardens…

The Petal Marquee

Today was a joint gig with our friends at REPLAY.  The happy couple had chosen REPLAY-Chilled for their Ceremony and Champagne and then for something a little different they went with The Candies for their party… and because this wedding had it all, they followed us with a disco! The venue was the very pretty Domaine de Grolhier;  an imposing, 18th century…