Chris Matthews - Vocals & DJ

 Chris vocals

As well as being the frontman for XL5 and our resident DJ , Chris is also a local quiz master legend and accomplished thespian.

Most likely to: drag you up to dance!

Alastair Ribbands - Lead Guitar

Al guitar

XL5's fret-meister extrordinaire Al is a keen cyclist and a qualified steam engine driver.

Most likely to: Check your buffet out for cake!

Pete Kelly - Bass Guitar & Keyboards

 Pete bass

Multi-talented Pete is also head of XL5 on stage quality control. Don't worry if he looks like he's stood waiting for a bus - he's just that laid back! Moonlights with other bands from time to time under the pseudonym "Mad Pete".

Most likely to: Raise an eyebrow if anyone makes a mistake!


Rob Smallwood - Rhythm Guitar & occasional Vocals

 Rob guitar

Rob is also our chief worrier and head of logistics with a penchant for playing capo roulette. He also plays bass when Pete is tinkling the ivories.

Most likely to: Chase you up for event details


David Fletcher - Drums


"Fletch" is XL5's drummer and head hipster.

Most likely to: Record the performance on his phone - these recordings are not for sale!





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