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ABOUT US

Up The Beat are a soul, motown and disco band based in Hampshire. We spend a lot of time constantly improving our set, choosing from only the best of the best classics of Funk, Soul, Motown, Disco as well as current chart hits and we guarantee an energetic, packed dance floor. Our set list includes great tracks from Aretha Franklin, Bruno Mars, Otis Redding, The Doobie Brothers, Pattie Drew, Adele and lots more.

We play many high profile events, weddings and parties throughout the year, and we stand out with our strong vocal harmonies, a tight brass section and an energetic vibe.

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We specialise in these genres:

  • Motown
  • Disco
  • Soul
  • Funk soul & disco
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We play these instruments:

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

  • Wedding
  • Company Party
  • VIP Event
  • Festival
  • Private Party
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AVAILABILITY

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Location

We are based in Chichester, United Kingdom.

Travel

Willing to travel up to 70 miles outside of Chichester.

Travel may increase the final quote.

PERFORMANCE OPTIONS

  • Price from £1750
    Band

    Line-up:
    Female lead vocals; guitar;
    keys;
    bass;
    drums;
    trumpet,
    sax. (Another sax if 8-piece)
    Performance duration 2 x 60 minute sets or 3 x 40 minute sets.
    Lighting: Yes (stage lighting only)
    Arrival & set-up from 5pm; allow 90 minutes to set up
    Requirements Space of 7 x 3 metres; (8x3 if 8-piece); power supply.

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LISTEN TO OUR MUSIC

2 Set Lists

Up The Beat: Soul & Motown
01
Sam n Dave
Hold On I'm Coming
02
James Brown
I Feel Good
03
Amy Winehouse
Back To Black
04
Martha Reeves & The Vandellas
Heatwave
05
Tina Turner
Proud Mary
06
The Third Degree
Mercy
07
Patti Drew
Hard To Handle
08
Jackie Wilson
Higher And Higher
09
Marvin Gaye
Heard It Through The Grapevine
10
Candi Staton
Young Hearts (Run Free)
11
Gloria Gaynor
Never Can Say Goodbye
Up The Beat: Disco/Funk/Other
01
Stevie Wonder
Living for the city
02
Jackson 5
Blame It On the Boogie
03
Rose Royce
Carwash
04
Lulu
Shout
05
Katrina & The Waves
Walking On Sunshine
06
Adele
Rolling In The Deep
07
Marcus Collins
Seven Nation Army
08
The Doobie Brothers
Long Train Coming
09
Prince
Kiss
10
Wild Cherry
Play That Funky Music
11
Stevie Wonder
Superstition

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