The Rev. Dr. Clive Jackson founded Dr and The Medics in 1982 and the band had a massive Number 1 hit in 1986 with “Spirit In The Sky”. This hit sold over 24 million copies worldwide and was No.1 in 23 countries!
Since then, the band have received recognition for being one of the greatest bands on the circuit. Performing monster hits from the 80s, performed in their own theatrical, flamboyant style!
Dr & The Medics are the only One Hit Wonder-band to have two hits, as their second single “Burn” got to number 21! They don’t shout about it as they are more than happy to wear their ‘One Hit Wonder’ badge with pride.
The band appeared on the ITV show ‘Hit Me, Baby, One More Time’, where they won the vote of ‘The Best Act’, against Jackie Graham, Belinda Carlisle and Shakin Stevens!
In 2008 The Doctor was recognised in his home town and was asked to perform in front of 8,000 people at the Liverpool Arena. They performed alongside; Atomic Kitten, The Lighting Seeds, The Christians, The Scaffold, The Farm, Gerry And The Pacemakers, and many more.
The current line-up have been together since 1999 and their show has been honed to perfection. The perfect combination of showmanship, musicianship and live entertainment, all performed as only the Reverend Doctor can!
With five albums and two ‘One Hit Wonders’ this band know how to keep an audience on their toes!
Megan Chungh – Park Hotel, Newcastle
Just a quick one to say how amazing everything went at our function thanks to Big Foot Events! From the very beginning they were extremely helpful and made sure everything was looked after without giving me too much hassle either! The Photo Booth, Candy Floss Cart and Popcorn Cart were all fantastic and a great hit with all of our family and friends and the staff running them were absolutely amazing! They were all set up and ready to go well before the event started and made sure they were always helpful! So a massive thank you to you all!
Amy Casey – Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council
I just wanted to say a big thank you for being a part of our snapdragon festival this year. Once again Rex was a massive hit and the children and adults loved him. The two members of staff that came to the event were very professional and catered to any requests we had.
George – Golden Sands Holiday Park
We absolutely love having Noughty 90’s here, such lovely people and amazing sets! They had everyone up and dancing on the dance floor.
Mr & Mrs Pravitt – Private Wedding, Stoke On Trent
It was absolutely incredible, I cannot thank you guys enough for how amazing it all was. The Ranger and Rex were outstanding, every single guest loved them to pieces and we certainly had the wow factor for our wedding. Just the idea of having a dinosaur is one thing, but the way Rex, Trixxie and the Ranger worked tirelessly to entertain the entire wedding party just added to the overall effect. We've had non-stop comments from those who attended saying it was pure magic, videos of the experience have gone viral and we even had guests from the hotel desperate to catch a glimpse of Rex. I cannot overstate how incredible you all have been, from the day a weirdo messaged Lauren asking for a dinosaur at their wedding, to speaking with Jade to coordinate everything and then finally meeting Rex and the Ranger on the big day. Everything worked out a million times better than I ever thought possible, and my dad was very pleased to see Rex was appropriately dressed with his bow tie. Amazing, amazing, amazing, thank you all, from the bottom of our hearts.
Andrew Edmeads – Frimley Lodge, Surrey
Both acts went down a storm at the weekend. Really pleased with everything! Madonna did all the hits and even included some iconic costume changes! She had the audience up Voguing at the front! ABBA Fever had the crowd on their feet from the start and would be a worthy headliner in the future.
Barry Herridge – Ely Beet Sports & Social Club
The evening on Saturday was wonderful, Planet Abba we're superb and also so welcoming to the audience. As you know this is the 3rd year in a row I have used your agency and as always you have given me a wonderful evening, thank you.