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Magazine > Music Reviews > Tricast
Published by Sthelensnow on 27/2/18 (365 reads)


Tricast are now a 3 piece covers band featuring Matthew Swift (b. 1999) - Lead Guitar, Rob Brown (b. 1982) - Vocals and Bass Guitar and Ian Swift (b. 1961) - Lead Vocal and Drums.

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Matthew Swift is the son of Ian Swift. Ian Swift also organises the Sefton pub, St Helens gig list for the Westfield Street Festival and has also been involved in live open mic nights in town for last 15 years.

Tricast have been around since 2015 and developed from a father and son duo, The Swiftys which had been around since at least 2010.

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The band play live covers with rock/pop and general popular music.

Tricast Showreel published on 27 January 2018

Available for pub / club gigs, or any special occasion you'd like to book us for. Contact us: Ian Swift Phone: 07803 933377 Email:swop@blueyonder.co.uk

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On 18th May 2016 Tricast launched their new website http://www.tricast.band.

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Selected festivals and gigs:

Westfield Street Music Festival, The Sefton, St Helens, 8 June 2014 as The Swiftys
Bull & Dog, St Helens, 8 August 2015
Tank, St Helens, 18 October 2015
The Coach & Horeses, Moreton, Wirral, 16 January 2016
The Red Lion, St Helens, 13 February 2016
The Sefton, St Helens, 17 April 2016
Bird I'th Hand, St Helens, 30 April 2016
Flanagans Apple, Mathew Street, Liverpool, 11 June 2016
The Deanes House, Prescot, 19 June 2016
Brookfest 2016, St Helens, 6 August 2016
The Sefton, St Helens, 13 August 2016
The Royal Oak, Prescot, 15 October 2016
Tank, St Helens, 17 November 2016
Haresfinch Social Club, St Helens, 21 January 2017
The Deanes House, Prescot, 6 February 2017
The Junction, Rainford, 8 April 2017
The Deanes House, Prescot, 15 April 2017
Flanagans Apple, Mathew Street, Liverpool, 20 May 2017
Zoo Bar, St Helens, 22 May 2017
Westfield Street Music Festival Promo Event, Church Square, St Helens, 27 May 2017 with Neon Knights
Westfield Street Music Festival, The Sefton, St Helens, 4 June 2017
Flanagans Apple, Mathew Street, Liverpool, 10 June 2017
Tank, St Helens, 22 June 2017
Flanagans Apple, Mathew Street, Liverpool, 24 June 2017
The Rifle Range, Oldham, 7 July 2017
Chop House, Southport, 14 July 2017
Chop House, Southport, 21 July 2017
The Deanes House, Prescot, 5 August 2017
Chop House, Southport, 26 August 2017
The Royal Oak, Prescot, 21 October 2017
Arden Inn, Accrington, 15 December 2017
Chop House, Southport, 29 December 2017


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This article was created, compiled and produced by Barry Grady. 27 February 2018.


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