The thing I missed more than anything else was live music ......

Band bio

Tabula Fire are a four piece covers band who formed in Dorset in the Summer of 2020. Having each played in local bands for the past 15 years, they have brought together their musical expertise to entertain audiences across the South West and beyond. See the track list below, which includes a range of popular mainstream songs which have suited the most eclectic audiences.

Musical influences include Ska and Rock, however the band is also open to receiving specific cover requests. A selceton of live demos are included below.


Track list

Feeling good - Muse

Hold the line - Toto

Times like these - Foo Fighters

Temple - Kings of Leon

Little respect - Erasure

If you wanna - Vaccines

Baggy trousers - Madness

Hundred mile high city - Ocean Colour Scene

Always alright - Alabama shakes

Reptilia - The Stroke

Helicopter - Bloc Party

Bartender and the thief - Stereophonic

Mollys chambers - Kings of Leon

Can’t stop - Red Hot Chillie Peppers

Flagpole sitta - Harvey Danger

Heroes - David Bowie

When you were young - Killers

Some might say - Oasis

Champaign supernova - Oasis

Song 2 - Blur

Hypersonic missiles - Sam Fender

Same Jeanes - The View

Brazil - Declan McKenna

Naive - The Kooks

What you know - Two Door Cinema Club

Will we talk - Sam Fender

Live and available dates

Available in 2022 - with the excpetion of a few weekends in Feb/March/April.

Regular showcase public gigs will be posted here and promoted via social media.


Liam Patton

Guitar and lead vocal

Adam Goddard

Bass and vocal

Ben Gray


George Minhinnick

Lead guitar

What we provide and what we need to play

What you get

  • Four piece band of experienced performing musicians

  • Up to 120 mins of live music (standard as 2 x 60 min sets)

  • Free DJ service (curated with the band before the event if required)

  • Provision of simple announcements

  • Quality audio, stage lighting equipment and instruments

Please contact us for prices, which vary for the type of booking. EG corporate function, wedding, charity, private party or public house gig booking.

Optional extras

  • 1 x 60 minute acoustic set

  • Song requests

  • After midnight finish

What we need

  • For evening performances, the band will arrive no earlier that 5pm and finish no later than midnight (specific set times to be discussed)

  • The band require a 1.5 hours set up and and sound check time

  • Performance area: The booker/client must provide a minimum of 15 meters square (5m x 3m) pre-cleared performance area in an dry and level location protected from external hazards such as rainfall

  • Access and load in: The band will need to park a minimum of one vehicle near by to the performance area (guide within 30 meters) and be able to access the location without overly disrupting guests or customers during load in and out

  • Power: the booker/client must provide access to a minimum of 4 standard domestic power sockets (13 amp) before use of extension leads

  • The band will require access to tea, coffee, water (potentially food for evening bookings)

The above terms are essential for the safety of performers and the public. If you need further advice on certin requirements please contact us.