Meet The Band
Lead Vocals - Rachel Raynor
Rachel's voice has led her to perform on some of the biggest stages across the UK and Europe. She has supported recording artistes: including Beverley Knight, Amy McDonald, Matt Willis, Paolo Nutini.
In 2006, she teamed up with local songwriter Mal Carratt, recording her first single "Little Girl" As well as recording music, her first love has to be performing live. She's been a hard working gigging singer for over ten years, fronting a number of cover bands, acoustic and solo work to present day. In 2016, along with friend Will Price, they co-founded the covers band "Supercrush"
"It's such a thrill being part of this new line-up. Onwards and upwards"
Bass - Andy Needham
Andy is a talented multi-instrumentalist and bassist with Replay. He is passionate about music and has a wealth of experience, collaborating with numerous bands and solo artists both live and in the studio. He co-founded Sheffield band Boy On A Dolphin with fellow song writer John Reilly and still writes, records and performs with them today.
“Replay has an amazing new line up of super talented musicians, I am thrilled to be part of such an exciting, accomplished band”
Keyboards - Greg Heslington
Greg has been making & performing music since the mid-80's. His talents have also led him to perform in many theatre productions. He's played in an array of hard-working gigging bands; which has taken him to many parts of the UK, particularly the North-East of England.
In that time he has covered a wide range of musical styles, from hard rock, pop, R'n'B and soul. Songs from the likes of: Deep Purple, Whitesnake, Van Halen, Aerosmith, Kula Shaker, Bon Jovi, Pink Floyd, Chaka Khan, Aretha Franklin, Bill Withers, etc.
Drums - Tom Bryson
Tom started playing the drums at the age of five. During his teenage years he performed in local bands and by the late 1980's had joined a band called "She Said".
He's performed with Sheffield's international recording artistes Boy On A Dolphin.
By 2001 he became the drummer with rock covers band "The Kahunas."
Tom's passion for music lends his skills to regular session play for many local bands. To present day, he's played alongside local legends JYD, Rogue & more.
As one of the original proud co-founders of Replay, Tom is highly delighted to have a brand new line up and welcomes new members Rachel Raynor (lead vocals) & Will Price (lead guitar) to REPLAY
"I'm so excited for the next chapter."
Lead Guitar - Will Price
Will picked up the guitar at the age of 11; he's been playing from that day forward. Since completing a Masters Degree in ‘Music for the Moving Image’ he has pursued a full time career in music as a teacher, performer, composer and producer.
With eight years teaching experience, in 2016 he set up ‘Tunedin Music School’, currently based in Rotherham...where he guides new musicians through their own musical journey. He is the latest addition to Replay, having played with Rachel acoustically and in covers band Supercrush. He is equally at home playing funk and pop as he is playing heavier music with his original band Psython.
" I'm very optimistic for the future of Replay; exciting times ahead!"