Soul & Motown Bands for hire in Richmond upon Thames

Hire a Soul & Motown band for your wedding, party, or event. Playing everything from 70s classics from Aretha Franklin and James Brown, to the music of soul-inspired pop giants Bruno Mars and Pharrell Williams, these bands are guaranteed to bring the infectious music of the famous Motown label to your party. Whether you’re looking for a small covers duo, or a full 12-piece funk band, choose from 195 of the best soul bands here.

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Hire Dusty Funk's Floorshakers Soul & Motown band with Encore
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£750 - £1500
Soul & Motown bandTeddington

Get ready to groove and the dance the night away with Dusty Funk's Floorshakers - a band dedicated to the timeless genre of Soul!

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Hire The Kicktones Soul & Motown band with Encore
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£800 - £2400
Soul & Motown bandTwickenham

The Kicktones are a 5 piece band with over 50 years collective musical performance experience.

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Hire Waveny Groove Soul & Motown band with Encore
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£625 - £1000
Soul & Motown bandTeddington

An electrifying R'n'B duo guaranteed to get the crowd going at your next party event! All the classic hits of Soul and R'n'B!

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Hire StepNSoul Soul & Motown band with Encore
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£1700 - £3800
Soul & Motown bandLondon

Looking for a high energy, crowd pleasing Motown/Soul show, with slick choreography? Look no further, Step 'N' Soul is the band for you!!

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Hire Funk With Us Soul & Motown band with Encore
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£3000 - £5500
Soul & Motown bandLondon

The only band offering 3-4 roaming instruments on the dance floor. Your guests become part of the show, on a night they will never forget!

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Hire Soul in the Belfry Soul & Motown band with Encore
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£1300 - £1700
Soul & Motown bandLondon

Soul in the Belfry is a 5 piece pop, soul & funk wedding & event band of the highest quality based in London.

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Hire Soul75  Soul & Motown band with Encore
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£500 - £4000
Soul & Motown bandLondon

The UK's hottest soul and Motown band! We have top session singers and musicians who will keep you dancing all night.

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Hire The Alleycatz Soul & Motown band with Encore
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£1000 - £6875
Soul & Motown bandLondon

The Alleycatz are one of the UK's Premier function bands! A brilliant 5-12 piece pop/Motown & funk band that'll bring class to any occasion!

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Hire MK & the Misters Soul & Motown band with Encore
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£2432.50 - £7292.50
Soul & Motown bandLondon

MK & the Misters is the UK’s finest party band! Comprised of London’s top musicians, we performed at 300+ events since 2016!

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Hire Central Avenue Band Soul & Motown band with Encore
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£795 - £2800
Soul & Motown bandGuildford

Live Wedding & Corporate Band. Disco, Funk & Soul Music. High-Energy, Award Winning at over 200 Events, 100+ Five Star Reviews, DJ Services

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Hire The Vibrations Soul & Motown band with Encore
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£4399 - £6400
Soul & Motown bandLondon

Established in 2016, we've played countless high-end weddings, plus corporate parties for the likes of Spotify, Fujifilm and Diageo +more!

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Hire Radio Soul Soul & Motown band with Encore
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£3100 - £5285
Soul & Motown bandWallington

London's finest Soul and pop party band that deliver an explosive and breath taking performance! Guaranteed to wow your guests!

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Hire Giulia and the Lizards Soul & Motown band with Encore
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£925 - £2875
Soul & Motown bandLondon

Giulia and the Lizards are a high-end energetic and authentic band, performing everything from Pop, Rock to Soul, Motown and Jazz!

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Hire Rich Soul Ensemble Soul & Motown band with Encore
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£2000 - £2850
Soul & Motown bandLondon

We are an ensemble of talented musicians providing high-quality live music entertainment to music lovers all over the world.

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Hire Kane Matthews Band Soul & Motown band with Encore
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£3750 - £5300
Soul & Motown bandLondon

Kane Matthews band is a Soul and Motown portable pleasure! Featuring the silky vocals of Kane Matthews (Motown,Dreamgirls) and his band.

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Hire Motown Magic Soul & Motown band with Encore
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£1899 - £3955
Soul & Motown bandLondon

Motown Magic deliver the best in Soul, Brass & Sass with every spellbinding performance. ✨🎷🪄🎺✨

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Hire SoulPlay Function Band Soul & Motown band with Encore
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£8125 - £9125
Soul & Motown bandLondon

6-12 pc band playing Funk/Soul/Motown - Putting the fun in FUNK! Guaranteed to make your event a Night To Remember.

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Hire The Gospel Touch Motown Tribute Band Soul & Motown band with Encore
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£450 - £1500
Soul & Motown bandLondon

Motown function Band, 'Making a Difference, where it counts'

Latest reviews of our Soul & Motown Bands in Richmond upon Thames

Giulia and the Lizards
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"Excellent service all round. Lots of communication before the event, happy to accomdate a performance by my choir and the keyboardist even accompanied us using our music. The band itself were superb and my party guests were very impressed! Would book again."

Hamish hired Giulia and the Lizards for a Private event (available in Richmond upon Thames)

Verified Review, 18 May 2024
The Mirrors
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"Azu and Filippo were fantastic, we would 100% recommend to anyone looking for acoustic live music for an event. They played a party at we held in our garden and were brilliant from start to finish. Communication was great from enquiry right through. The songs and their sound were beautiful, reading the room and bringing great energy and authenticity. They are such a talented and professional pair of musicians - we would book again in a heartbeat. "

Rachel hired The Mirrors for a Private event (available in Richmond upon Thames)

Verified Review, 4 May 2024
StepNSoul
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"Absolutely superb band. Really likeable guys who went the extra mile to make our launch event a huge success. "

Simon hired StepNSoul for a Wedding (available in Richmond upon Thames)

Verified Review, 25 April 2024

FAQs about hiring Soul & Motown Bands in Richmond Upon Thames

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Can any soul & motown band play my favourite song?

Professional soul & motown bands will often take requests, but you will need to give them plenty of notice. Please also keep in mind that soul & motown bands may ask for an small additional fee to prepare songs that aren't already on their song list. You can view the soul & motown band's song list on their Encore profile.

How much time do soul & motown bands take to set up?

Your soul & motown band will usually arrive about an hour or so before their performance begins to set up and get settled before they start playing. To avoid any delays, make sure the performance space is ready for the soul & motown band prior to their arrival.

My venue has asked for the performer’s PLI & PAT inspection certificates. What are these?

PLI stands for Public Liability Insurance. This insurance covers damage to another person or their property (it is also known as third party insurance). As many of our soul & motown bands are members of the Musician's Union, they are already covered by PLI up to £10 million. PAT stands for portable appliance testing. Most of our soul & motown bands will already have a PAT inspection certificate for their musical equipment/PA system, which they can provide to your venue if they need it.

Hiring a Soul & Motown Band in Richmond Upon Thames

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Pop, Rock, Jazz
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Busiest times:
June, July, August

How much does it cost to hire a Soul & Motown Band in Richmond upon Thames?

The typical price per group member for Soul & Motown Bands is:
£Budget£220
££Pro£330
£££High-end£400+

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