The Flaming Alligators are a London based New Orleans outfit, inspired by Jon Cleary, Allen Toussaint and reptiles from the swamps of the bayou.
With a live show unlike any other, the band features Tom Waters on sax and keys, Harry Whitty on vocals, keys and trombone, Johnny (Hidden Gem) Mayers on bass and tuba and Jack Thomas on tubs and tambos.
Playing their own music as well as music by Allen Toussaint, Dr John, Jon Cleary, Fats Domino and more, the band bring a unique edge to this classic music which is loved all over the world. Having already played at Upstairs at Ronnie Scotts, One Night Records, TAM, Aint Nothin But’ and more, the band are one of the most exciting outfits on the London blues scene. Having individually grooved and rocked with Ronnie Wood, Cinelli Brothers, Dom Pipkin, Jools Holland, James Taylor Quartet, Dana Gillespie, check out the Gators
‘You need to hear these guys…very special indeed!’ Dino Baptiste