Captain crash and the beauty queen from mars
This is Maria McCartney and her semi acoustic project.
The size of the band can and does vary in size depending upon circumstances.
The band line can be a two-piece.
Such as Maria plus one acoustic guitar player or Marie plus one keyboard player.
And can go up to a seven piece and more
A typical larger line up would consist of the following;
2 x acoustic guitars / 1 x bass guitar / 1 x keyboards /
1 x percussion / 1 x sax /
And would consist of 5 / 6 part harmonies as well.
The songs that go into the show are semi – acoustic arrangements of the following types of music;
Classic rock / easy listening / jazz / ballads / standards
A native of the U.K.
Marie has been working as a professional vocalist since the age of 16.
Marie has performed with and for many different artists as
Gloria Gaynor, Barry White, Natalie Cole,
Merrill Osmond, George Harrison, Phil Collins,
Simon le Bonn, Bill Wyman,Sister Sledge,
Rose Royce, Gladys Knight – to name but a few
Marie has performed for many prestigious clients around the world including the royal families of
Great Britain, Spain, Jordan, Holland, politicians and celebrities from all walks of live.
Marie has been signed to various recording labels
Throughout the years and has enjoyed recording success, leading to top 30 hits in the British mainstream pop charts, and success in other national pop charts throughout various other countries.