P45 are an original 21st century ska band that have been dubbed the creators of their own genre “cockney opera” – P45 also play classic covers from the ska soul and motown genre. P45 have toured and supported artists such as Simply Red Madness Steve Craddock and many many more. P45 are proud to have musicians in their line up such as the well respected trumpet player Colin Graham who has had huge success within the industry, Colin is not only the “go to guy” by people like Ali Cambell and many more but Colin was close friends to WHAM of which he wrote all the brass parts to songs such as “Wake Me Up Before You Go Go” and “Club Tropicana”.
P45 also had a very close relationship with the legendary blues guitarist Peter Green. Peter played flemenco guitar on our track called “Cold Shivers” before he passed away. P45 have had national radio success along with 2 charting reggae top tens from the bands debut album. P45 are back in the studio and will be realising a new single in February 2022.
P45 were signed to an independent record label called ’54 – 46 Records LTD’ who financed huge projects and recording studio time. This saw the release of the bands debut album titled “stories to be told” of which two singles charted. P45 had toured and gigged with bands such as Bad Manners, The Beat, Madness, Bruce Foxton, Chas & Dave, Simply Red and many MANY more.