Soul Bands - Fantasia Music

We have the UK’s best Soul Bands to hire for your wedding, party or corporate event. Book now!

We hire professional Soul Bands throughout the UK and have bands to suit different budgets. Fantasia Music are music specialists with many years experience of booking professional bands and can advise which Soul Band would be right for you.

Soul Bands tend to be larger than the average covers band as they can contain a sax, trumpet or brass section to really give that trademark soul feel to the sound. This means that Soul Bands can cost more, however what they deliver is a big, rich, warm sound that enthral you and your guests. The music can vary however most bands that play Soul provide a mix of music from James Brown, Wilson Pickett, Otis Redding, Al Green onto The Temptations, Stevie Wonder, Aretha Franklin, Marvin Gaye. etc.

Fantasia Music has a large selection of bands to choose from so click the links below for more information, to see photos, play mp3’s and see play lists. An as always – please feel free to either call or message us if you have any questions.

BackBeat Village

Motown Bands, Party Bands, Soul Bands, Wedding Bands.


BackBeat Village is one of the UK’s grooviest party bands. Ideal entertainment for weddings, corporate functions, birthdays, office parties, university & college balls and other special events. Their specialty is funk, soul and disco by the likes of Bill Withers, Stevie Wonder, Average White Band, Jamiroquai, James Brown and Al Green. They are also able… Read more »

Backstreet Soul

Motown Bands, Soul Bands.


Backstreetsoul are a phenomenal 6 piece pro band performing over 2 hours of electrifying pop, soul and funk. Their dynamic stage show includes party classics from the 70’s to the present day performed by some of the UK’s finest musicians. The band features six highly professional performers who have worked with some of the best… Read more »

Big Mac’s Wholly Soul Band

Motown Bands, Soul Bands.


Big, brassy..soul music at its finest. Stax, Motown the real deal..Big Mac’s play soul music like their lives depend on it! A soul band who enjoy soul music off and on the stage..real soul music buffs who bring their obvious enthusiasm onto the stage with ’em! Check it out. Big Mac’s Wholly Soul Band..a real… Read more »

Madison Heights

Motown Bands, Soul Bands.


Madison Heights are a nine-piece, authentic soul band who deliver an energetic and exciting performance. The band’s music features classic songs by the legends of soul, including Otis Redding, Wilson Pickett, James Brown and Tina Turner, as well as paying homage to the Commitments and the Blues Brothers. The line-up includes two female and one… Read more »

Rufus Stone

Motown Bands, Soul Bands.


The famous Rufus Stone Soul Band. Classic Soul at it’s best. Those that have followed the band will know that Rufus Stone Soul Band, based in their home town of Southampton, has been around in many guises since their start in late 1984 probably their strongest yet. After all this time you would expect that… Read more »

Souled Out

Motown Bands, Party Bands, Soul Bands, Wedding Bands.


Souled Out are a versatile and experienced band priding themselves on a dynamic and entertaining performance. The band plays completely live and are equipped to play any sized venue from small clubs to lare marquees and festivals etc. Souled Out were formed in 1995 and is a fully professional band. They play classic Soul, MoTown,… Read more »

The Blunter Brothers

Motown Bands, Party Bands, Soul Bands, Wedding Bands.


Formed in 1988, this classic Funk showband has become established as one of the premiere ‘Revue’ acts in the UK. The band pays tribute to the classic stars of Funk music… People like Mr James Brown, The Average White Band, Kool and the Gang, The Commodores, Curtis Mayfield, Maceo Parker… and then moves on to… Read more »