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BIO


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BIO


An acclaimed artist in his field, Pashley is renowned for his engaging showmanship and phenomenal vocal performance. Serving up brave, new eclectic jazz arrangements of popular standards to contemporary classics, Pashley has wowed concert auditoriums, corporate clients and party engagements both nationally and internationally.

Pashley oozes presence and his performances have generated a buzz, but quickly establishing him within the industry. With a wide-ranging repertoire, Pashley delivers a mixture of original, classic & contemporary material, alongside original recordings 

Critically acclaimed by radio: 'Paul gives new life to old (and not so old) Faves' - Bob Sinfield ( JAZZ FM )

In high demand, Pashley has performed at a string of exclusive events and theatres world-wide by reputation alone. An artist of high calibre, Pashley has performed for the likes of England Captain Wayne & Coleen Rooney at their wedding in Italy, as well as Sir Alex Ferguson and Lady Catherine’s 50th Wedding Anniversary. He has supported Tenor Alfie Bow in concert, as well as performing for royalty, with Princess Anne in attendance at one of his performances.

Pashley frequently performs for one of the world’s biggest football clubs at Manchester United. This has seen him extend his brand globally, jetting off to locations such as Los Angeles, Hong Kong, Russia, Germany, Denmark, Ukraine, France, Spain, Sweden and Belgium. Pashley has also performed for branded companies including: Aston Martin, Herbalife and, Rolls Royce.

The ‘Sheffield lad with the velvet voice’ cites his influences from old classics fellow brit Matt Monro, Sinatra, Bennett and Withers, to the more contemporary likes of Harry Connick Junior, Cullum, Winehouse and Porter. With this musical pedigree running through the steel city lad’s veins, its not hard to fathom where he gets his unique phrasing, presence and tone from.

Aside from performing, Pashley has been working on original material with his latest EP ‘Learn To Fly’ due for release later this year, co-written with award-winning musician Steve Edwards (4 US billboard no 1's, World Music Award Winner). In the past Pashley has worked beside and with some of the music industry writing heavyweights, recording originals penned by Gary Barlow, Brian Adams and Eliot Kennedy. An early independent album release ‘More..’ can be found at online stores or hard copies direct from the contact page.

Pashley impressed Grammy winning Kennedy who stated: ‘He’s an incredible singer’ leading to appearing on ‘The Voice’, where judge Will-I-am applauded his talent and later shared the same stage with him in Beverley Hills, LA.

Pashley himself says: 'Amidst my covers of the Swing & Jazz standards (American Songbook ) popular material and modern classics, which I love performing, establishing an identity of my own and finding my own sound was something that I was keen to bolt down at the very beginning. My EP ‘Learn To Fly’ does this.

Paul Pashley is available to book direct for live engagements. Visit CONTACT for further information / Press Pack.