About Paul Hardcastle Jr
Paul Hardcastle Jr is one of the UK’s premier live saxophonists and live solo DJ / sax / percussion acts who has built himself an incredible reputation as a live performer. Paul is an extremely sought-after musician for live events & studio sessions internationally.
Paul’s career began at just 12 years old, when his first live studio recordings were featured on his father’s (Paul Hardcastle) albums which to date have sold over 20,000,000 albums worldwide.
At the age of 16, Paul performed his first professional shows in London and soon after he became London’s most in-demand young saxophonist for celebrity parties, corporate launches, super clubs, nightclubs and bars all over the U.K.
By the age of only 18, Paul was performing as a resident saxophonist in Ibiza performing at the most reputable chill out venues, luxury boats and super clubs. After huge success in Ibiza, Paul then plied his trade all over the world, travelling as far as Dubai, Seychelles, France, Monaco, Italy, Greece, The Maldives & many more.
Paul has worked with major artists such as Rick Astley, Ray Lewis, Alex Gaudino, Eddie Thoneick, Brandon Block, Wes Clarke, Stacey Solomon, Brian McFadden, Luke Burr, Ryan Farish, James Argent, Gemma Collins & many more.
His performances have seen him perform on live TV on many occasions, as well as leading music venues such as The O2, luxury five-star hotels, VIP international events, celebrity parties, super yacht parties, weddings & many more.
Along with being a solo musician, Paul has his own live 7-piece band: ‘The Go2 Band’. His band are a highly sophisticated, energetic and professional group of musicians, consisting of some of the UK’s most talented up and coming performers available to hire in the U.K & Internationally.
‘The Go2 Band’ are fully wireless, enabling the whole band to roam from the stage onto the dance floor to party with you and your guests. They also offer musical accompaniment for intimate first dances, surprise performances & more!
Paul also has a large roster of musicians at his disposal from ‘The London Events Agency’, which he uses on an exclusive basis. ‘The London Events Agency’ can provide any additional live entertainment you may require!
Away from live entertainment, Paul has also had USA chart success with a #1 USA Billboard hit “Touch n Go”, along with another song charting at #2.
A Truly Experienced Sax Player
Whether it’s a wedding, small gathering, or festival, Paul and his entertainment team are available to help. We work to all budgets and can provide a range of options from DJ and Sax bookings through to an entire package of entertainment with 100’s of proven, professional acts to fulfil any request.
Paul has a proven track record of Producing spectacular Events which include VIP Parties, Iconic fashion brand parties, Luxury car revelations, International Festival Performances, Celebrity Entertainment, Corporate Events, VIP & Luxury Weddings & much more.
In 2017, Paul launched his brand new solo Performance titled “The Exclusive” which sees Paul DJ live, whilst Performing intermittent Live Saxophone & Electronic Percussion. “The Exclusive” is currently being Performed in the UK & Internationally for a wide range of clientele due to the fact Paul is a versatile Musician & Performer who has spent may years refining his Performances & Music repertoire.
Away from Performing, Paul has also seen commercial success where his Saxophone Recordings, songwriting and Music Production ability is concerned. Paul’s Saxophone playing has featured on Albums for Major Record Labels such as Universal Music, Sony BMG, Pacha Recordings Ibiza, King Street Sounds New York and The Bearded Man (Armada Music).
Pauls largest commercial successes have been his songwriting and Saxophone & Guitar recording on his his father Paul Hardcastle (Sr’s) Albums. Paul Sr, who has had a Professional career of over 35 years as a Music producer selling over 5 million albums who began his own career in the Music industry with his good friend and newly appointed manager, Mr Simon Fuller, who went on to manage the Spice Girls, Lewis Hamilton, Andy Murray, The Beckhams & S club 7 to name a few.
Paul has been lucky enough to have been mentored by some of the best Musicians & Entertainment managers around and is currently & continuously working to improve his Performances, Producing Live Events, Songwriting & Producing Music.