First of all, apologies to all our fantastic funk bands for missing you out of the blog title; “funkiest funk bands” didn’t sound quite right, but don’t worry, we still love you. With that out of the way, on with the music!
Our soul, funk, disco and Motown bands are some of the most versatile musicians around, generally performing a varied repertoire of tunes that include all the genres mentioned, plus some modern pop for good measure. Soul, funk, disco and Motown bands have the ability to summon the soulful romance of Marvin Gaye, or Al Green before launching into disco classics by Michael Jackson, Diana Ross and Kool and the Gang that’ll have the dance floor crammed to capacity. What more could you need to entertain a crowd of wedding guests eager to party?
When a band’s set list includes the above names alongside the likes of Stevie Wonder, James Brown, Aretha Franklin, Dusty Springfield, Lionel Richie and Luther Vandross, you just know it’s going to be a good night. Younger guests aren’t forgotten either, with contemporary hits from Amy Winehouse, Bruno Mars and Rhianna all on the menu.
Hiring a soul, funk, disco and Motown band = best night ever. With that fact established, please enjoy some of the funkiest, freshest, grooviest performers on the planet.
Groove Station are a premier 5-10 piece party band. Exceptional performers, led by a stunning female vocalist, Groove Station play all the soul, funk, disco and Motown classics you’d expect as well as a regularly updated repertoire of the latest dance floor filling hits.
Want to book a band that makes a big impression? Then look no further! The In Crowd are an incredible 9-piece band whose performances are characterised by their panache and personality.
Uptown are as tight as it’s possible for a band to get, having performed together as a unit for many years. This male-fronted 7-piece specialise in soul and funk from luminaries like Curtis Mayfield and Gil Scott-Heron.
Funky Nation are a female-fronted 5-9 piece band whose emphasis is on fun. When funky Nation are in full swing they create a party atmosphere that’s so contagious your guests won’t be able to resist hitting the dance floor. If that wasn’t enough, they also offer an optional manned DJ service to keep the party going between sets.
Deja Vu are an unforgettable London-based soul, funk and R’n’B 8-piece. They mix up Motown magic with their own inimitable interpretations of modern hits by Justin Timberlake, Beyonce and Daft Punk.
The Blue Smarties are renowned for their stunning musicianship and their meticulous attention to detail, going that extra mile to put on a performance that blows away their audiences.
If you’re after a bad that put on a complete show, then Miracle Motown should be at the very top of the list. With three superb female vocalists backed by top class musicians, they sing and dance their way into the affection of any audience.
What do you get if you mix together the grooviest songs from the 50s all the way up to today? Soul Stew! A perfectly seasoned blend of smooth vocals, infectious rhythms and soul-shaking horns.
Central Funk are highly experienced veterans of the music industry — they know each other inside out and it shows every time they take to the stage. For perfectly performed funk, soul and R’n’B from across the decades, Central Funk are the band to hire!
Funky Sensation are the North East’s number one soul, funk, disco and Motown band. Made up of highly experience musicians who’ve played alongside the likes of Crowded House, Pulp and even the Spice Girls, Funky Sensation guarantee a great evening!
If our impressive selection of funky bands has you eager to find out more, our friendly team are available to discuss booking them for your event every day from 10am until 10pm. Soul, funk, disco and Motown bands not quite to your taste? Why not browse our selection of bands in a huge range of other genres?