World Wide Corporate Events

We're here to answer your questions. If live help is closed, click to email.


Client Quotes

Site Map
Link Partners

Subway

To book artists and talent such as Subway for your corporate event, convention, or fundraiser, just use our Find Talent Form or Contact us.
It's been a long adventure for The Subways since the Welwyn Garden City trio emerged fresh-faced and exuberant with their 2005 debut album 'Young For Eternity'. Now their second album 'All Or Nothing' is scheduled for release. With their teenage days still relatively recently behind them, the band have already experienced more than most bands endure in an entire career.

I was told that if there was any trouble with the recovery, it wasn't that I wouldn't sing again, I might not be able to speak again. The good times were endless. On the live circuit, The Subways earned praise from and subsequent guest slots to Oasis and Foo Fighters. Four consecutive years at the Reading festival along with appearances at Glastonbury, Leeds and T in the Park cemented their reputation as festival favourites. They hit the international circuit with particularly memorable dates in Japan, America, France and Australia, while back home, the venues seemed to get larger with every tour with almost every date sold-out in advance. Media praise came from all corners and they become a regular figure on Stateside television with appearances on the likes of Conan O'Brien and David Letterman.

In amidst such a phenomenal rise laid darker problems. Vocalist/guitarist Billy Lunn was forced to undergo surgery to cure nodules on his vocals chords, caused by strenuous touring. Suddenly the band's very existence was in doubt.

"I was told that if there was any trouble with the recovery, it wasn't that I wouldn't sing again, I might not be able to speak again," he says solemnly. "There was a lot of fear. But even when I couldn't speak, we went into a rehearsal room and the frustrations came out in all the songs we made in that period."

"I was purposefully ignorant" recalls drummer and Lunn's brother Josh Morgan. "I tried to ignore it as much as I could and to plan for the future of the band." Bassist Charlotte Cooper was particularly frustrated to be away from regular touring, so she embarked upon regular DJing treks. "It's a way of pretending to be on tour," she says. It also provided some light relief away from the bigger issues at hand. "You play songs for two hours and get drunk," she laughs. "It's brilliant."

When Lunn eventually made a full recovery, The Subways were re-energised. The combination of frustration and fresh influences from the likes of Refused, Death Cab For Cutie, Mclusky and Shellac provoked the vehement dynamics that are infused in the new album's most vitriolic moments.

The band opted to head to Los Angeles to record the album with producer extraordinaire Butch Vig (Nirvana, Smashing Pumpkins, Sonic Youth). Vig proved to be a powerful influence on the band with all three members eager to highlight his intelligence and musical prowess.

We like to keep ourselves on our toes and we wanted to dive into this record and make it the best we could.

"Coming back to the UK was almost too comfortable for us," says Lunn of the band's decision to join Vig in Los Angeles when he had offered to come to England for the recording process. "We like to keep ourselves on our toes and we wanted to dive into this record and make it the best we could." He replicated this philosophy with his lyrics, adding, "I really wore my heart on my sleeve. All the trials and tribulations that we've been through, they're there. I haven't left anything to myself."

The result is that 'All Or Nothing' recalls the exuberance of 'Young For Eternity' while embarking up an adventurous sonic progression.

"We challenged ourselves cognitively, emotionally and musically," affirms Lunn. A spin of 'All Or Nothing' concludes that the struggle was richly rewarded.

To book an artist such as Subway or other big name talent for your Corporate Event, Private Party, Fundraiser or Convention, let one of our mediator agents negotiate with managers, agents and artists to achieve the best possible entertainment experience.

Just fill out the Talent Request form for "Subway", so that one of our experienced professionals can contact and book this artist for you. We make booking entertainment and booking musicians easy! So get started with the preliminary Talent Request form and let us use our negitiating skills to get Subway booked for your next event.

Entertainment We Provide

How Can We Help You? Corporate Entertainment Services About Us


Entertainment News

Entertainment Articles and Resources


We are entertainment mediators and booking agents. We do not represent any one artist, so we are able to concentrate on using our expertise and entertainment buying power to get you the best possible deal, negotiating between artists, management companies and agents. We represent you, the client, to bring you a joyful and profitable experience.

TALENT BUYING SITE; NON-FAN BASED
WWCE is a mediator company, designed for the purpose of Booking Entertainment for the corporate Talent Buyer. Although fans are very important to the Entertainment Industry, WWCE is, under no circumstances, a fan-based site. WWCE's Web page is a window for acheiving successful Event Planning for Corporations and Businesses only. Fans and friends should refer to the Internet Yellow Pages, Record Labels etc...
Thank you for your consideration on this matter! Please don't hesitate to call us when Booking Entertainment for your special event!