TBSOM Entertainment     

"EDUCATION, ENTERTAINMENT & EVENTS

JAE BEDFORD & TBSOM™ HISTORY

Jae Bedford's CV


Entertainment/Venue Manager/Bar Manager

Jam Jar (Dunedin)

The Heights (Christchurch)

The Crown Hotel (Dunedin)

Arc Cafe (Dunedin)

The Youth Centre (Oamaru)

The Penguin Club (Oamaru)

The Loan & Mercantile (Oamaru)

The Bedford School Of Music & Performing Arts (Oamaru)

The Manor Estate (Oamaru)


Front of house/Bar manager

Downstage Theatre (Wellington)

Fortune Theatre (Dunedin)


Band member/Tour manager

Solo artist

Dust n Bones

The Bedford's

One Man Band

TBSOM Karaoke

The Jae Bedford Band

The Nelson School of music

Blind Vision & Native Tongues (ATR MUSIC)


CEO & Founder of The Bedford School Of Music

-Events manager/Provider for hundreds of venues nationwide

-Booking agent

-Exclusive Band Manager/Mentor (On a case by case basis)

-Show producer

-Promoter

-Teacher (Guitar, Bass, Songwriter, Piano, Harmonica, Ukulele, Theory & Vocal)

-Author

-Recording artist

-Sound engineer

-MC & Voice over

-Karaoke host

-Open mic/Jam night host

-Public speaker

-Music festivals & large scale events


Studied at

The Nelson School Of Music

Mark Jansen Guitar School

Otago University

Akona te rangatahi

The Bedford School of music


Licence Controller Qualification (NZQA) under the Sale of liquor act 1989

Current General Managers Certificate (Issued in Waitaki 2017)


TBSOM Entertainment has developed relationships with &  can be found at....

OUSA, OPSA, Otago Museum, Dunedin Public Libraries, Otago Regional Council, Westmount School NZ, East Otago High School, Magic Kids, Glenavy School, YouthTown, The Youth Centre Oamaru, Geraldine school of performing arts, Home school New Zealand, Omarama School, Kakanui School, Totara, Omarama School, The Manor EstateTwilight Entertainment, Party Bands, North Otago High School, NEV School, Tahuna Normal Intermediate, Christchurch Casino, many countries via Online learning & many other places



Jae Bedford - Singer/Songwriter

Jae Bedford is a Dunedin born Chistian singer Songwriter/recording artist & entertainer based in Oamaru. Jae had released several solo albums and has recorded and toured with The Bedfords, #ROAR, Starkraving & Dust n Bones.

Jae has been writing song since he was a child and now with his wife Miriam runs The Bedford School Of Music & Performing Arts NZ.


JAE & THE BEDFORDS - Cover shows

Jae Bedford 

(AUSTRALASIA)  

THE SOUTH ISLANDS PREMIERE ACT SINCE 1996 

JAE IS A VERY EXPERIENCED COVERS ARTIST & HAS A PROVEN TRACK RECORD FOR KNOWING HOW TO READ A CROWD & ENTERTAIN IN THE MANNER NEEDED FOR YOUR BAR OR EVENT/BIRTHDAY ETC..... JAE IS AN APPROPRIATE ACT FOR DINNER MUSIC, LIVELY BARS OR PARTIES.   A SOLO ARTIST THAT CAN WORK AN AUDIENCE INTO A FRENZY OR CHILL IN THE BACKGROUND.  WITH JUST THE RIGHT MIX BETWEEN SOLO ACOUSTIC & BACKING TRACK PERFORMANCES.   JAE HAS HAD OVER 15 YEARS EXPERIENCE ENTERTAINING A HUGE VARIETY OF AUDIENCES.

 SET LIST EXAMPLES

Wagon wheel, Have you ever seen the rain, Brown eyed girl, Crazy little thing called love, Achy breaky heart, Born in the USA , Why does love do this to me, Copperhead road, Sweet child o' mine, April sun in Cuba, Jack and Diane, Sweet home Alabama, Long train running, With or with out you, I won't back down, Mustang Sally, Little lion man, Great balls of fire, Proud Mary, Should I stay or should I go now, Let me entertain you, Blue suede shoes, It's my life, Pretty Vegas, Push, I love rock n roll, I'm a believer, Cocaine, Every rose has it's thorn, Hit me with your best shot, 3am, Johnny B Goode, You shook me all night long, Take it easy, Summer of 69, I fought the law, Wake me up, Born to be wild, Boulevard of broken dreams, Wonderwall, Crocidile rock, All shook up, American pie, Whats up, You maybe right, Hurt so good, Light my fire, Kryptonite, Folsom prison blues, Knocking on heavens door, White wedding, The gambler, Save tonite, Breakfast at Tiffanys, Runaway train, Old time rock n roll, I walk the line Man on the moon, Hound dog, Good golly miss Molly, You can't always get what you want, Midnight hour, Ring of Fire, Bad, Bad Leroy Brown, Bad to the bone, Blister in the sun, Another brick in the wall, Fast car, Delta Dawn, Your song, Candle in the wind, JOHN COUGAR, ELVIS, BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN, QUEEN, GUNS N ROSES. BON JOVI. CHERYL CROW.  U2.  SHERYL CROW. BRYAN ADAMS.  CLASSIC HITS.   50's Rock n Roll songs, CCR and more.


SOLO OR TWO PIECE BAND AVAILABLE (SOUTH ISLAND WIDE) 

 Jae Bedford is an affordable alternative to a highly priced band with 15 years performing. A top quality entertainer. He has been entertaining audiences professionally since 1996 with material that covers the 50's to today. Country-classic rock. Jae Bedford is a solid investment.

KRYPTONITE WITH OR WITH OUT YOU KNOCKING ON HEAVENS DOOR EVERY ROSE HAS ITS THORN DREAMS  JOHNNY B GOODE

 MC/ QUIZ MASTER/ NARRATOR SAMPLE  OPEN MIC/JAM SESSIONS/KARAOKE


Setlist


THE BEDFORD'S 

(2 piece band)                           

(OAMARU/TIMARU BASED/SOUTH ISLAND WIDE) 

THE SOUTH ISLANDS PREMIERE ACT SINCE 1996 

The Bedfords are the South Islands hottest entertainment force, delivering a huge range of covers music with a sound & energy that is truly world class. Boasting a diverse repertoire that would make any audience get up & party, The Bedfords are the perfect solution to every occasion.Whether your event is formal, casual, corporate, wedding or birthday, The Bedfords will deliver a show that is both stylish and entertaining & they are available for weddings, corporate functions, bars, restaurants, parties and community events.  The Bedfords are ideal for weddings as they can perform at your ceremony, dinner music while you eat and then rock the dancefloor.

OLD TIME ROCK N ROLL  DREAMS  KNOCKING ON HEAVENS DOOR EVERY ROSE HAS ITS THORN

 SET LIST EXAMPLES

PROUD MARY-TINA TURNER, YOU WERE MEANT FOR ME-JEWEL, GIMME ONE REASON-TRACEY CHAPMAN, LUKA-SUZANNE VEGA, TORN-NATALIE IMBRUGLIA, ONE OF US-JOAN OSBOURNE, ZOMBIE-CRANBERRIES, OLD TIME ROCK N ROLL-BOB SEGAR, WHY DOES LOVE-THE EXPONENTS,  SWEET HOME ALABAMA-LYNARD SKYNARD, I STIIL HAVNT FOUND WHAT IM LOOKING FOR. WHO WILL SAVE YOUR SOUL-JEWEL, WHATS UP-4 NON BLONDES,  TALKIN BOUT A REVOLUTION-TRACEY CHAPMAN, LIVIN ON A PRAYER. HAVE YOU EVER SEEN THE RAIN-CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REVIVAL, HUNGRY HEART.  HURT SO GOOD. PROUD MARY, OLD TIME ROCK N ROLL,  WHY DOES LOVE DO THIS TO ME,  SWEET HOME ALABAMA, TALKIN BOUT A REVOLUTION, LIVIN ON A PRAYER, HAVE YOU EVER SEEN THE RAIN, MUSTANG SALLY, CRAZY LITTLE THING CALLED LOVE, BORN IN THE USA, WAGON WHEEL, APRIL SUN IN CUBA.Little lion man, The gambler. American pie. I fought the law. Sweet child o' mine. Its my life. Brown eyed girl, Born to be wild, Kryptonite, Copperhead road,  Summer of 69, Country Roads, Save tonite, Breakfast at Tiffanys, All summer long, Wonderwall, Runaway Train, Delta Dawn, Blister in the sun, Living next door to Alice, 500 miles, Wake me up, little talks, Radioactive, Wish you were here, White wedding,JOHN COUGAR, ELVIS, BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN, QUEEN, GUNS N ROSES. BON JOVI. CHERYL CROW.  U2.  SHERYL CROW. BRYAN ADAMS.  CLASSIC HITS.   50's Rock n Roll songs, CCR and more.


SOLO OR 2 PIECE BAND AVAILABLE (SOUTH ISLAND WIDE)  OPEN MIC/JAM SESSIONS/KARAOKE

 Jae Bedford is an affordable alternative to a highly priced band with 15 years performing. A top quality entertainer. He has been entertaining audiences professionally since 1996 with material that covers the 50's to today. Country-classic rock. Jae Bedford is a solid investment.



KARAOKE WITH JAE (SOUTH ISLAND WIDE)               

Jae will perform & take his karaoke DANCE party anywhere in the south island. He is a seasoned performer and can get people having a good time. Jae is also a gold guitar award winner who has performed all over NZ on stage and TV.  He also provides Karaoke competitions, a one man band show & open mic jam sessions. 


Setlist


THEMED KARAOKE EVENT ie 80'S NIGHT & COUNTRY BARN NIGHT


Themed nights can include Era related videos, Live performers, Karaoke, Dress up's, Photo booths & mocu more


TBSOM Country nights & barn dances are events that can work in any venue/party.   TBSOM Entertainment. Country night/party by design. Live music that may include Gold Guitar award winners, Country Karaoke, professional singers & Country music videos.   These events can be tailor made to your party, venue and budget.   ARTISTS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE

TAKE IT EASY ACHY BREAKY HEART

OPEN MIC & JAM SESSIONS


TBSOM open mic/jam nights are what started it all.  Late 1995 Jae Bedford started attending a Jam night at the Bayview Hotel in Dunedin and by early 1996 Jae and his band were asked by the proprietor to operate this event.   Before the year was out he had put on a battle of the bands and several showcase events and was running 2 jam sessions in the city.   We now have organizers in most parts of NZ and would love to place a night at your venue.  TBSOM open mic's have spread NZ wide.   If you wish to attend on of these open mics contact tbsom@live.com or check out our NZ Open Mic Sydicate facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/groups/543258649068098/

MC, SOUND ENGINEER, VARIETY CONCERTS & TALENT QUEST CONTESTS



Got X Factor Talent Quests


The Plunket Electrical North Otago A&P Show is proud to present the Annual JBE Oamaru's got X Factor.   If you sing, dance, play an instrument or your just plain funny, we want toe hear from you.


For more info tbsom@live.com


Entry forms

'Belt it out' Annual BUSKING COMPETITION 2016


Perfect for school & University events, fairs, festivals and fundays.   The whole idea stems around a busking culture that is bustling world wide.   Buskers can come in many forms and varying talent but one thing you can count on is bravery.


TV Coverage


Battle of the bands


Become a sponsor or enter today. https://www.facebook.com/notes/jbe-entertainment-events/jbe-battle-of-the-bands-songwriting-competition-2015-entry-form/901239309899078


The annual TBSOM Battle of the garage bands has been going since 1996 and has produced winners, competitors and judges such as Rohana Weaver, Smile, Thomas Coffey, Martin Phillips of the Chills, The Bedfords, Replica & Niamh O'flynn.   It has seen the beginnings of many amazing artists such as Thomas Coffey.   This contest has launched many amazing artists.  Songwriting contests can be themed to fit your town, event, business or celebration. contact jaebedfordentertainment@live.com for entry forms or if you would like this event in your venue.   

https://www.facebook.com/groups/8422506851/



Music workshops with Jae


Includes 'Sing Better', Guitar Boot Camp, 'Song Poets Corner' Songwriting, Music Theory, Contemporary Piano, Nukulele Warfare and more


tbsom@live.com   |    0274182136

JAE BEDFORD BOOKS

ONE MAN BAND

by Jae Bedford

One man band is a one stop music reference book. This book covers Guitar, bass, music theory, industry & marketing, harmonica, home recording & Songwriting.

Buy hard or soft cover versions from MAINSTREET MUSIC OAMARU,  Lulu, Amazon (EU & US), Kindle worldwide, JBE, The Bedford School of Music

or 

Digital e-book for $10 of all Jae Bedfords books

From  email jaebedfordentertainment@live.com

Also buy

MYTHS & LEGENDS

by Jae Bedford

song poets corner-songwriting

by Jae Bedford

Rock The Foundations-Beginners guide to guitar, bass & theory
by Jae Bedford


EZ THEORY FOR ROCK MUSICIANS
by Jae Bedford
BASS-THE BOTTOM LINE
by Jae Bedford
NUKULELE WARFARE
by Jae Bedford

Rock & Blues Harmonica
by Jae Bedford

Music Industry & Marketing 
by Jae Bedford

Collected works Vol 1
by Jae Bedford

JAE BEDFORD DISCOGRAPHY

Dreams

Fall at your feet

One true thing (Live)

Beta Daze (Live)

  • Retrospect

    Year: 2017

    Type: Album


    Road Songs

    Year: 2011

    Type: Album


  • Pathstones

    Year: 2010

    Type: Album

  • Live n Loud

    Year: 2010

    Type: Album

  • Dusty Roads

    Year: 2010

    Type: Album

  • Rock Bottom

    Year: 2010

    Type: EP

  • Souvenirs

    Year: 2009

    Type: Album

  • Telling Stories With Chords

  • Year: 2009

    Type: Album

  • Live n Kickin

    Year: 2008

    Type: Album

  • Unplugged n Unhinged

    Year: 2007

    Type: Album

  • This Is Rock n Roll .. Not Tidly Winks

    Year: 2006

    Type: Album

  • Stark Raving

    Year: 2003

    Type: Album

  • One True Thing

    Year: 2000

    Type: Album

  • Rock n' Roll Theatre Tour

    Year: 2010

    Type: Album


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