The Soul Survivors are one of the country’s top exponents of classic soul music and good old British Rhythm & Blues. Taking their inspiration and material from such greats like: Otis Redding, Sam & Dave, The O’Jays, The Detroit Spinners, Isley Bro’s & Marvin Gaye and delivers it with great authenticity and enthusiasm.
Following in those great footsteps, The Soul Survivors give all the entertainment you can handle.
Soul has played a huge part in each member’s career, who all boast excellent musical pedigrees, working in bands with such names as Robert Plant, Mike Oldfield, Alvin Stardust, Jaki Graham, Steve Ellis, Mike D’Abo, Cliff Bennett, Steve Gibbons & Screaming Lord Sutch
Combining years of experience the band has performed in all types of venues, from small clubs to the Royal Albert Hall. They have appeared with: The Temptations, Martha Reeves and the Vandellas, The Three Degrees, The Drifters, Johnny Bristol, Alexandra O’Neil, Marv Johnson, Geno Washington, Edwin Starr, Freada Payne, Eddie Holman, Jimmy James, The Real Thing, George McCrae, Gary U.S. Bonds & Sister Sledge -To name but a few!
The Soul Survivors also under took a national ten week theatre tour in Nick Pemberton’s musical soul thriller Hold Back the Night, to which they received rave reviews and they are also the backbone in the Classic Soul Show
They have enjoyed sell out weeks at Ronnie Scott’s, and have worked for Lenny Henry on several occasions, he even chose them for his 40th birthday bash.
The band can be seen working with Mel Day and Glen Leon while still providing live backing the Lady of Soul herself Jaki Graham.
The band size & options can be tailor made to accommodate your budget & headline celebs will be an additional extra.