Evening events, Music, Soul

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Motown's Greatest Hits: How Sweet It Is

Celebrating over 50 years of Motown music with tributes to The Four Tops and The Temptations, Stevie Wonder, the Jackson 5 and many more.

The Broadway Theatre, Barking

Fri 14 Nov

£20 (£18.50) / 020 8507 5607

Burnley Mechanics

Fri 21 Nov

£20 (£18) / 01282 664400

The Edinburgh Playhouse

Fri 30 Jan 2015

£24 / 0844 871 3014

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The Drifters

The veteran vocal harmony group celebrate over 60 years of The Drifters with hits including 'Under the Broadway', 'Saturday Night at the Movies’ and ‘Up on the Roof’.

Belfast Waterfront

Tue 30 Dec

£24.50–£26.50 / 028 9033 4400

Bristol Hippodrome

Sat 4 Apr 2015

£27 / 0844 847 2325

Buxton Opera House

Fri 6 Mar 2015

£26 (£25) / 0845 127 2190

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…and at 9 other places

The Excitements

Old school soul with R&B elements fronted by the explosive vocals of Koko-Jean Davis.

Broadcast, Glasgow

Mon 27 Oct

£13.44 / 0141 332 7304

Norwich Arts Centre

Wed 29 Oct

£12; £10 adv / 01603 660352

Sneaky Pete's, Edinburgh

Tue 28 Oct

£12 / 0131 225 1757

City Funk Orchestra

The band plays funk and soul covers with vocalists Noel McCalla & Imaani.

The Boom Boom Club @ Sutton United Football Ground

Sat 29 Nov

£12; £10 adv / 020 8460 4907

Geno Washington & The Ram Jam Band

The 60s soul legend and trained hypnotist is back, with his trusty Ram Jam Band.

Astor Community Theatre, Deal

Sat 6 Dec

£22 / 01304 370220

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Hackney Colliery Band

Funky East London-based brass band that does drum & bass and Prodigy covers.

The Albany, London SE8

Sat 15 Nov

£12 (£10) / 020 8692 4446

Band on the Wall, Manchester

Thu 20 Nov

£14; £12 early bird (£11.20; £11.20; £9.60 early bird; £9.60 early bird) / 01618 341786

Sat 29 Nov

£14; £12 early bird / 01618 341786

The Jazz Cafe, London NW1

Tue 9 Dec

£12 / 0844 847 2514

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Incognito

Jazz-funk and acid jazz by the well-established band, led by Jean-Paul 'Bluey' Maunick.

Ronnie Scott's, London W1D

Thu 6 Nov

£35–£55 / 020 7439 0747

Fri 7 Nov

£35–£55 / 020 7439 0747

Sat 8 Nov

£35–£55 / 020 7439 0747

John Newman

Young soul singer who supplied the guest vocals on Rudimental's 'Feel the Love'.

Little Civic, Wolverhampton

Wed 29 Oct

£21.45 / 0870 320 7000

O2 Academy Brixton, London SW9

Sat 25 Oct

£23.70 / 0844 477 2000

With With Support From Jetta.

Plymouth Pavilions

Mon 27 Oct

£19.50 / 0845 146 1460

With Support: Jetta.

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Leee John

An intimate evening with original lead singer of 1980s super soul funk group Imagination, as he performs with his soul jazz quartet, playing songs from his highly acclaimed soul-jazz album Feel My Soul recorded in Rochfory, France with world class jazz-funk musicians.

The Hideaway, London SW16

Fri 28 Nov

£20 / 020 8835 7070

Northern Soul

Soul covers combo.

Birdwell Venue, Barnsley

Sat 1 Nov

£3 / 01226 742377

Sat 6 Dec

£3 / 01226 742377

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Soul Ii Soul

British soul, R&B and reggae from the veterans who released the hit single 'Back to Life (However Do You Want Me)' in 1989.

KOKO, London NW1

Sun 21 Dec

£30 / 0870 432 5527

O2 Academy Bournemouth

Fri 12 Dec

£30.93–£42.18 / 0844 477 2000

The Struts

Lively Derby-based rock and soul four-piece.

King Tut's Wah Wah Hut, Glasgow

Sun 26 Oct

£20 / 0141 221 5279

  • 20:30 The Struts King Tut's Wah Wah Hut, Glasgow

Plug, Sheffield

Tue 28 Oct

£6 / 0114 276 2676

With Sour Cherry.

Sound Control, Manchester

Sun 2 Nov

£6 / 0161 236 0340

  • 19:30 – 23:00 The Struts Sound Control, Manchester

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Average White Band

The funkiest band ever to come from Dundee, or Scotland for that matter. They're a bit long in the tooth these days but they can still recapture that Sly Stone/Isley Brothers summer spirit in their current set.

Cambridge Junction

Sun 30 Nov

J1

£21 adv / 01223 511511

The Jazz Cafe, London NW1

Mon 1 Dec

£25 / 0844 847 2514

Tue 2 Dec

£25 / 0844 847 2514

Chain Gang

Energetic, professional entertaining band! The Chain Gang are a 100% live, 12-piece soul band featuring powerful female and male vocalists, dynamic horns and a funky rhythm section…!!!

The Jazz Cafe, Reading

Sat 25 Oct

£10 / 0118 9681 442

  • 21:00 – 01:00 Chain Gang The Jazz Cafe, Reading

Chop Source

The Chop Source tropic train takes a retro route through railroad rhythms, deep funky cuts & hot hypnotic beats of Africa!

The Black Dove, Brighton

Fri 24 Oct

Free

Fri 21 Nov

Free

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The Christians

Liverpool's undisputed kings of soulful pop harmonies.

The Jazz Cafe, London NW1

Wed 11 Feb 2015

£18 / 0844 847 2514

The Spring, Havant

Fri 14 Nov

£20 ( £18; £18) / 023 9247 2700

The Stables, Milton Keynes

Fri 8 May 2015

Jim Marshall Auditorium

£21 / 01908 280800

Craig Charles Funk & Soul Club

Funk and soul from the DJ, actor and presenter.

Band on the Wall, Manchester

Sat 20 Dec

£16 adv; £14 early bird / 01618 341786

Empress Ballroom, Blackpool

Sat 13 Dec

prices vary

Opera House & Winter Gardens, Blackpool

Sat 13 Dec

£35 / 0870 380 1111

Jeff Young

The American vocalist and keyboard player presents his original songs.

606 Club, London SW10

Tue 25 Nov

£10 / 020 7352 5953

#LiveWednesdays

Weekly gig featuring three Glasgow bands that dream of one day getting their guitars on the wall.

Hard Rock Café, Glasgow

Sat 25 Oct

0141 353 8790

In support of Pinktober #LiveWednesdays become #PinkWednesdays, because on Wednesdays we wear pink.

Sun 26 Oct

0141 353 8790

In support of Pinktober #LiveWednesdays become #PinkWednesdays, because on Wednesdays we wear pink.

Mon 27 Oct

0141 353 8790

In support of Pinktober #LiveWednesdays become #PinkWednesdays, because on Wednesdays we wear pink.

…and 2 more dates until 29 Oct

OG Lounge

Lounge hip-hop soiree from The Doctor's Orders – specifically for the OG (older generation).

The London EDITION, W1T

Fri 7 Nov

Free / 020 7781 0000

DJ MK
's birthday party featuring a set from the man himself as well as Shortee Blitz, DJ Mr Thing, DJ IQ and special guests.

  • 21:00 – 02:00 OG Lounge The London EDITION
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Rebel Rebel

Indie, soul and rock & roll from live bands and resident DJs.

Hoxton Square Bar And Kitchen, London N1

Fri 24 Oct

£5 / 020 7613 0709

  • 20:00 – 02:00 Rebel Rebel Hoxton Square Bar And Kitchen, London
  • 20:00 – 02:00 Rebel Rebel Hoxton Square Bar And Kitchen, London

Fri 31 Oct

£5 / 020 7613 0709

  • 20:00 – 02:00 Rebel Rebel Hoxton Square Bar And Kitchen, London
  • 20:00 – 02:00 Rebel Rebel Hoxton Square Bar And Kitchen, London

Fri 7 Nov

£5 / 020 7613 0709

  • 20:00 – 02:00 Rebel Rebel Hoxton Square Bar And Kitchen, London
  • 20:00 – 02:00 Rebel Rebel Hoxton Square Bar And Kitchen, London
…and 3 more dates until 28 Nov

Stax Of Soul

The group performs a range of soul and Motown covers.

The Donkey, Leicester

Fri 14 Nov

£7 / 0116 270 5042

Stone Foundation

Northern soul band from the Midlands, rocking the old school rhythm'n'blues sound on Hammond and horns.

The Cluny, Newcastle upon Tyne

Fri 6 Mar 2015

£8 / 0191 230 4474

The Crew And Queens Hall, Nuneaton

Sat 6 Dec

£6 / 024 7634 7402

The Jazz Cafe, London NW1

Thu 14 May 2015

£12.50 / 0844 847 2514

The White Lion, London SW16

Fri 24 Oct

Free / 020 8677 3341

Fri 31 Oct

Free / 020 8677 3341

Fri 7 Nov

Free / 020 8677 3341

…and 3 more dates until 28 Nov

A34 Festival Domino and Music Night

Following the success of the A34 Festival, The Drum is pleased to host a night of Domino's, Music and Caribbean cuisine welcome in the festive season!

The Drum, Birmingham

Sat 6 Dec

£5 / 0121 333 2444

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