A night of Funk & Soul at Dartford Funk & Soul Club, at Dartford Cricket Club.
Featuring live music from one of the UK's top funk bands Crowd Company + Soul Immigrants Trio and DJ sets from DJ Captain Streggae
Original retro funk and soul with a modern twist from 8 piece band Crowd Company, one of London’s leading bands of the genre.
”Excellent, lowdown funk”. Craig Charles, BBC Radio 6
“This (Crowd Company) set is one of the most danceable I’ve heard in ages. They FUNK!!!!”” Music News.com
“Smokin’ Grooves” Blues&Soul Magazine
Brimful of energy with a raw edge, catchy hooks, and tight grooves. The band have a finely tuned sound based around retro funk grooves with a soulful edge, a Hammond organ based sound with a virtuoso horn section, soulful lead hook laden harmonies.
Crowd Company’s recent album ‘Now Or Never’ enjoyed rave reviews and airplay across Europe, including being playlisted on the BBC Radio 6 Craig Charles Show.
As well as headlining sellout shows at many of London’s leading venues the band recently were asked to open for acclaimed Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings artists Saun & Starr. And before then they collaborated with New Orleans legend The Meters' George Porter Jr on his UK tour.
SOUL IMMIGRANTS TRIO
What have Nitin Sawhney, Trinidian Diva Z STAR, rapper Jcoo1, Ledbib’s bassist Liran Donin and Gilad Atzmon all got in common? They’ve all been through the ranks of this special band...Evoking 70s funk and soul with in-the-pocket grooves, the band have released several albums and enjoyed extensive radio airplay across Europe, USA and Japan.“You've got your groove on boy” - Steve Cropper“I Like the way sing! You're a Soul Brother Too!” - Charles Bradley“Sunk Without The Funk now that's a tune!” - Craig Charles
DJ CAPTAIN STREGGAIE
DJ Captain Streggae playing the latest killing, thrilling but mostly filling musical platters of Soul, Northern Soul , Reggae, and Rocksteady