Soul Town perform as a 5-piece or 7-piece band (with sax & trumpet brass section) and specialise in Soul & Motown music - performing a brilliant live set of infectious dance floor fillers that will guarantee you a great party and a night to remember!
The band is based in Hampshire and experienced in performing at all types of events, including weddings, private parties, corporate events, military functions, themed nights and more! The type of venue Soul Town perform at ranges from Marquees and Tipis to 5 Star Hotel Ballrooms.
Soul Town's line-up features some of the best young professional musicians in the UK, who have performed with a host of household names from the world of soul music, such as The Platters, Ray Lewis (former lead singer of the Drifters), Jimmy James, Clem Curtis (The Foundations), Jaki Graham, Eddie Holman (Hey There Lonely Girl),The Osmonds, PP Arnold, Rose Royce and many more! Musical Director Ben is also a regular musician on the prestigious Soul Legends and Magic Of Motown touring shows.
Soul Town's standard entertainment package includes:
- Professional 5-piece or 7-piece (with trumpet & sax) live band
- 2 x 60 or 3 x 40 minute live sets
- Brilliant repertoire featuring the best Soul & Motown hits
- Professional PA and lighting
- Pre-mixed disco before and after live sets (tailored to your tastes)
- PAT tested equipment and Public Liability Insurance
- Special request performed
- 5-piece (drums, guitar, bass, keys and female lead vocals)
- 7-piece (adds sax and trumpet)
- Ain't Nobody - Chaka Khan
- Ain’t No Stopping Us Now - McFadden and Whitehead
- All Night Long - Lionel Richie
- Baby Love - The Supremes
- Best Of My Love - The Emotions
- Band Of Gold - Freda Payne
- Blame It On The Boogie - The Jackson 5
- Celebration - Kool and the Gang
- Cosmic Girl - Jamiroquai
- Crazy In Love/Crazy - Beyonce/Gnarls Barkley
- Dancing In The Street - Martha Reeves
- Disco Inferno - The Trammps/Tina Turner
- Don’t Stop ’Til You Get Enough - Michael Jackson
- Do You Love Me - The Contours
- Drifters Medley (Come On Over, There Goes My First Love, Kissing In The Back Row, More Than Number)
- Get Ready - The Temptations
- Get Lucky - Daft Punk
- Happy - Pharrell
- Heard It Through The Grapevine - Marvin Gaye
- Higher And Higher - Jackie Wilson
- Hot Stuff - Donna Summer
- I Feel Good - James Brown
- I’m Coming Out - Diana Ross
- I Wish - Stevie Wonder
- Jimmy Mack/Where Did Our Love Go - Martha Reeves
- Let’s Stay Together - Al Green
- Locked Out Of Heaven - Bruno Mars
- Love In Acapulco - The Four Tops
- My Guy - Mary Wells
- Nutbush City Limits - Tina Turner
- Play That Funky Music - Wild Cherry
- P.Y.T - Michael Jackson
- Proud Mary - Tina Turner
- Reach Out (I’ll Be There) - The Four Tops
- River Deep Mountain High - Tina Turner
- Rock With You - Michael Jackson
- Same Old Song - The Four Tops
- Shake It Off - Taylor Swift
- Shake Your Body (Down To The Ground) - Michael Jackson
- Signed Sealed Delivered - Stevie Wonder
- Son Of A Preacher Man - Dusty Springfield
- Soul Man - Sam and Dave
- Stop! In The Name Of Love - The Supremes/Diana Ross
- Superstition - Stevie Wonder
- Take Another Little Piece Of My Heart - Dusty Springfield/Beverley Knight
- This Old Heart Of Mine - The Isley Brothers
- Treasure - Bruno Mars
- Under The Boardwalk - The Drifters
- Uptight - Stevie Wonder
- Uptown Funk - Bruno Mars/Mark Ronson
- Valerie - Amy Winehouse/Mark Ronson
- We Are Family - Sister Sledge
- We Can Work It Out - Stevie Wonder
- Why Do Fools Fall In Love - Diana Ross
- Young Hearts - Candi Staton
I love my soul and Motown and clearly these guys know their stuff! Thanks very much for your music for the evening. Your performance and professionalism really helped the party go off in style!
Many private and wedding bookers, including a party for the newly knighted Sir Paul Curran at The Royal Yacht Club in Sandbanks, Poole.
How long do you take to set-up?
What time do you play?
Any time to suit you, standard prices are for 2 hours of live music, anytime between 7pm and midnight.
How long do you play for?
We can perform up to 2 hours of live music, split in to 2 x 60 minute sets, as required. We also provide a pre-mixed disco between sets, so your whole night of entertainment is covered.
Do you have your own PA and lighting?
Yes – all included in the price.
Do you have Public Liability Insurance and PAT tested equipment?
Will you perform our first dance?
Yes, as long as we have two weeks notice we will learn the first dance of your choice.
How much space do you require?
We have played in some very small spaces, but ideally a minimum of around 2.5m x 5m.
How much power do you require?
2 x 13 amp sockets is fine for our system.
Do I need to provide food/drinks?
Ideally soft drinks and a hot meal or buffet. But this is certainly not a deal breaker so if you can’t provide this, just let us know in advance and we’ll bring food & drink with us.
- 2 x 60 Minutes
- 3 x 40 Minutes
Please Note: The fees indicated below are approximate and based on a central location for each county. They are intended to provide a rough guide only and exact quotes can only be given once the date and exact location of your event have been provided.