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One of the most exciting R&B, Funk and Soul bands on the scene today, Straight out the Crate perform everything from Motown to modern day classics. The 8-piece ensemble is formed from some of the finest conservatoire trained session musicians working on the UK and European music scene today. Their exciting live show features vivacious vocals, hard-hitting horns and an infectiously tight rhythm section that will have you on your feet from first beat to last!

The band provide a professional PA and LED lighting for every performance and can provide additional sound and lighting requirements for larger engagements. To complement the full live show these dynamic musicians offer additional chilled- acoustic & jazz cocktail sets and a professional DJ service. Straight out the

Crate’s passionate performance makes the night about live music, connecting with the audience and getting people on the dance floor.

Based in London, Straight out the Crate are available throughout the UK and Europe.

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We specialise in these genres:

  • Motown
  • Soul
  • Funk
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We play these instruments:

  • Keys
  • Guitar
  • Percussion
  • Brass
  • Vocals
  • Bass
  • Drums
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We are happy to perform at these events:

  • Corporate Event
  • Birthday Party
  • Wedding
  • Private Party
  • VIP Event
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We are based in London, United Kingdom.


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  • Price from £ 3,245
    Straight out the Crate

    • PA
    • DJ Service
    • PAT Tested
    • Public Liability Insurance (PLI)
    • Basic Lighting

    Additional Info:

    Perform 2x60 or 3x40 minute sets

    Prices based upon a 5.30pm arrival and midnight finish

    Includes Free laptop disco service if required

    PA and lighting

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