Everyone’s aware of the so called ‘standard’ wedding act, playing a raft of rock and pop classics from down the years but some more adventurous couples are hitting up a lot of our funk and soul wedding acts for their big day, here’s a few recent additions we can recommend.
To start with an act we’ve been working with for many years now, Brother From Another (above) are an outstanding collective of musicians, aswell as 5 best mates, who play a huge variety of the best known songs from the 1960s to the present day, in their own style… and from doing this have built up a great reputation around Wiltshire & The Southwest where they are based. The band are suitable for any event. What also makes these guys great is they pride theriselves on going the extra mile, whether its learning a favourite song to perform for your event, to playing your iPhone playlist through thier sound system when they are taking a break. They can even play as their smaller outfit at wedding ceremonies or drinks receptions. Its easy to tell that these guys love what they do!
Born and based in London, Soul In The Belfry (right) have been studying and playing music for over 15 years. Consisting of young and professional musicians from all over Europe, the band is set to provide an amazing performance. Their music spans from 70s funk and soul, to the best grooves and bops the 2000’s have offered till now. They have played some of the best venues and members clubs in London and the UK, including Wembley, Ronnie Scott’s, The Ned, Annabel’s and many more. The band comes in many sizes, from an acoustic two piece comprising
vocals and guitar, to an 8 or 9 piece that includes two vocalists and a three piece horn section.
Maddie and the Pandas (left) are an experienced band of musicians based in Cardiff. They love to create an atmosphere that gets people up dancing from the first song and are ideally suited to performing at weddings, parties and functions. This 7 piece band have performed at 100s of events in the 10 years they have been together and take their various musical cues from acts as diverse as Otis Redding, Stevie Wonder, Rose Royce and many more.
Slipped Disco (right) is comprised of some of the best musicians in South Wales, who all share a love of 70s disco music. The band play all your favorites from the genre, and dress like they’ve stepped straight out of Studio 54. The band often perform medleys of songs to ensure the dancefloor doesn’t stop moving. The band are ideally suited to performing at weddings, parties, functions and festivals. Expect tunes from Chic, Gloria Gaynor, ABBA, Earth Wind and Fire, the Bee Gees and more besides.
Another act who’re veterans on the Freak Music roster are The DeeVines (bottom). They’re an energetic 6-piece band based in Manchester. They have considerable experience as musicians and performers and are ideal for wedding receptions, corporate events, parties or any other party type functions all over the North West and further afield if required. Their unique approach to every individual event helps them to ensure every possible requirement is met. This helps to maximise the band’s live performance and optimise the overall experience, creating seamless and memorable entertainment.