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Keeping the legend live… John Holt The legendarry Iconic Pioneer of Reggae Music – The Piragons are the uk`s no 1 John Holt tribute band from Birmingham consisting of experienced musicians inc brass section. Fast becoming one of the most sought after acts on the UK and European gig and festival circuits, their unique blend of musicians works for this tribute to a legendary pioneer of reggae music John Holt His voice graced literally hundreds of recordings, many of them now considered classics.


THE PIRAGONS bring the music of this Iconic reggae artist to the stage….keeping the Volts in Holt. John Holt was well known for his cover versions of songs from bands such as the Beatles (I Will & Hey Jude), Kris Kristofferson (Help Me Make It Through The Night sang by Sammi Smith on its first release), and the Bee Gees (Morning Of My Life). Lori Lieberman (killing me softly)……… Jerry Jeff Walker (Mr Bojangles).


As well as him covering other artist’s songs, many bands covered his songs including UB40 (Wear You To The Ball/Homely Girl/My Best Girl/I Want a Love I Can Feel/Stick By Me), Dennis Brown (Smiling Face/Ali Baba), Blondie and Atomic Kitten.(Tide is High) John Holt was portrayed as one of the greats of reggae music and over a 30 year career in music he released 40 albums world wide.

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