GIGS

Sometimes gigs are cancelled at the last minute, always check before you travel by emailing paul@starksfamilyband.co.uk

We don’t always work as the full Family Band so the gigs are listed as follows.

Full band is what it says.

Four Piece Band is the Family Band without drums.

Starks and Starks is duo with Paul and James.

The Starks Brothers is duo with Toby and Jonny.

Jonny Gunn’s Carthorse are a duo with Jonny and Tasha Gunning.

Lowly Strung are an acoustic based Americana, Bluegrass and Folk band that contains Toby, Jonny and James.

Any other line ups will be posted with details of the members involved.               

2024
JANUARY
4 – 11 HOLIDAY PAUL
13 PRIVATE FUNCTIONSTARKS AND STARKS
13 – 25 HOLIDAY JONNY
20 PRIVATE FUNCTION
FULL BAND (NO JONNY)
19. THE BULL INN LINTONSTARKS AND STARKS
25 THE OLD HOUSE AT HOME MAIDSTONEFULL BAND
27 THE STURDEE CLUB GILLINGHAMFULL BAND
FEBRUARY
2 THE OLD RECTORY LEYBOURNEFULL BAND
3 THE HOPE AND ANCHOR POPLARSTARKS AND STARKS
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17 THE ELM TREE BECKENHAMFULL BAND
18 OLD HOUSE AT HOME MAIDSTONEFULL BAND
23 PADDY MC’GINTY”S MAIDSTONEFULL BAND
24 PRIVATE FUNCTIONFULL BAND
MARCH
1 THE CHELSFIELD ORPINGTONFULL BAND
3 PEARSON’S WHITSTABLEFOUR PIECE BAND
8 THE HUNTSMAN ROCHESTERFULL BAND
9 THE WALNUT TREE LOOSEFULL BAND
11 PRIVATE FUNCTIONFULL BAND
15 THE CIVIL SERVICE CLUB MAIDSTONEFULL BAND
17 PADDY’S DAY THE FOX AND GOOSE MAIDSTONE 5.30-8FULL BAND
29 PAPA BIANCOS FAVERSHAMFULL BAND
30 THE BULL LINTON 4-5.30STARKS AND STARKS
30 BIGGIN HILL SPORTS AND SOCIALFULL BAND
31 THE ROYAL ALBION MAIDSTONEFULL BAND
APRIL
5 CITY WALL ROCHESTERFULL BAND
7 PEARSON’S WHITSTABLESTARKS AND STARKS
12 THE OLD RECTORY LEYBOURNEFULL BAND
13 THE ELM TREE BECKENHAMFULL BAND
21 PEARSON’S WHITSTABLETHE STARKS BROTHERS
19 – 26 HOLIDAY
27 THE WALNUT TREE LOOSEFULL BAND
28 THE ROYAL ALBION MAIDSTONEFULL BAND
MAY
4 SWEEPS FESTIVAL ROCHESTERLOWLY STRUNG
10 ANCHOR AND HOPE POPLARSTARKS AND STARKS
11 PRIVATE FUNCTIONFULL BAND
12 PRIVATE FUNCTIONFULL BAND
18 BREWER STREET CLUB MAIDSTONE STARKS AND STARKS
19 PEARSON’S WHITSTABLEFOUR PIECE BAND
24 PAPA BIANCOS FAVERSHAMFULL BAND
25 PADDY MC’GINTY’S PARTY BAR MAIDSTONEFULL BAND
26 THE HOOK AND HATCHET HUCKINGFULL BAND
JUNE
1 SCOTLANDTHE LOWLY STRUNG
2 SCOTLANDTHE LOWLY STRUNG
6 PRIVATE FUNCTIONFULL BAND
7 THE OLD RECTORY LEYBOURNEFULL BAND
8 WHELAN’S SOUTH CROYDONFULL BAND
9 THE ROYAL ALBION MAIDSTONEFULL BAND
14 PRIVATE FUNCTIONFULL BAND
15 WEDDINGFULL BAND
21 THE ELM TREE BECKENHAMFULL BAND
22 PRIVATE FUNCTIONFULL BAND
23 THE BULL INN LINTONFULL BAND
28 MACKNADE FAVERSHAMTHE STARKS BROS
29 THE PLOUGH LANGLEY 4PMFULL BAND
30 THE LIGHTHOUSE DEALLOWLY STRUNG
JULY
5 WEDDING ?????FULL BAND
6 PRIVATE FUNCTIONFULL BAND
7 THE ROYAL ALBION MAIDSTONEFULL BAND
13 PRIVATE FUNCTION?FULL BAND
14 BOBBING???LOWLY STRUNG
19 THE RAILWAY BEXLEY VILLAGESTARKS AND STARKS
20 PRIVATE FUNCTIONFULL BAND
21 THE FOX AND GOOSEFULL BAND
25 CAMBRIDGE FOLK FESTIVALFULL BAND
26 CAMBRIDGE FOLK FESTIVALFULL BAND
27 CAMBRIDGE FOLK FESTIVALFULL BAND
28 CAMBRIDGE FOLK FESTIVALFULL BAND
AUGUST
2 THE ELM TREE BECKENHAMFULL BAND
4. PALM TREES HOLIDAY CAMPSTARKS AND STARKS
9 THE WHITE HORSE MAIDSTONEJONNY GUNN’S CARTHORSE
10 WEDDINGFULL BAND
11 THE ROYAL ALBION MAIDSTONEFULL BAND
16 CITY WALL ROCHESTER FULL BAND
17 WEDDING FULL BAND
18 PEARSON’S WHITSTABLEFOUR PIECE BAND
23 THE OLD RECTORY LEYBOURNEFULL BAND
24 THE CHEQUERS LOOSEFULL BAND
25 WEDDINGFULL BAND
26 THE WALNUT TREE LOOSE 3PMFULL BAND
26 HOOK AND HATCHETT HUCKING 8PMFULL BAND
30 PAPA BIANCO (HOP FESTIVAL WEEKEND)FULL BAND
SEPTEMBER
3 WEDDINGFULL BAND
6 WEDDING???FULL BAND
7 WEDDINGFULL BAND
14 BIGGIN HILL SPORTS AND SOCIALFULL BAND
15 PEARSON’S WHITSTABLESTARKS AND STARKS
20 THE HUNTSMAN ROCHESTER FULL BAND
21 WEDDINGFULL BAND
22 THE FIRST AND LAST MAIDSTONEJONNY GUNN’S CARTHORSE
28 PRIVATE FUNCTIONFULL BAND
OCTOBER
11 THE OLD RECTORY LEYBOURNEFULL BAND
13 PEARSON’STHE STARKS BROTHERS
25 PAPA BIANCOFULL BAND
26 THE BELL BREDHURSTFULL BAND
NOVEMBER
2 PADDY MC’GINTY’S PARTY BAR MAIDSTONEFULL BAND
8 CITY WALL ROCHESTERFULL BAND
9 THE STURDEE CLUB GILLINGHAMFULL BAND
16 THE ELM TREE BECKENHAMFULL BAND
23 PRIVATE FUNCTIONFULL BAND
29 THE EARLY BIRD MAIDSTONEFULLBAND
30 THE ROYAL OAK ASHFORD??STARKS AND STARKS
DECEMBER
1 PEARSON’S WHITSTABLEFOUR PIECE BAND
6 THE OLD RECTORY LEYBOURNEFULL BAND
7 EASTCHURCH GARDEN CLUBFOUR PIECE BAND
13 THE CHELSFIELD ORPINGTONFULL BAND
15 THE WHITE HORSE MAIDSTONEJONNY GUNN’S CARTHORSE
20 THE HUNTSMAN ROCHESTER FULL BAND
21 PADDY MC’GINTY’S PARTY BAR MAIDSTONEFULL BAND
22 THE ROYAL ALBION MAIDSTONEFULL BAND
2025
MARCH
29 BIGGIN HILLFULL BAND
MAY
2 THE EARLY BIRD MAIDSTONEFULL BAND
17 WEDDINGFULL BAND
27 WEDDINGFULL BAND
JUNE
20 WEDDINGFULL BAND
JULY
12 WEDDINGFULL BAND
OCTOBER
30 WEDDINGFULL BAND
NOVEMBER
29 BEARSTED AND THURNAM CLUBFULL BAND