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Up The Function is a punchy 12 piece party band with both male and female vocals and a 6 piece brass section. The guys & gals give the big band treatment to classic pop favourites from “Jailhouse Rock” through soul & motown and including modern favourites like “Super Duper Love” from Joss Stone.

” High energy party band with full brass section & male and female vocals”

The band is fronted by three vocalists ready and able to really get the party going. The sound is underpinned by tasty guitar, bass and drums with a stomping six piece brass section. Look forward to a vibrant dance floor filling performance!

The band also offers three options for themed parties. Soul Town presents the best of ‘60s Soul and Motown,‘70’s ‘80’s Disco creates the perfect opportunity to get into day-glo shirts, afros and platform shoes, while Blues Brother, Soul Sister gives you dance floor classics with a Blues, R’n’B Soul vibe.

Don’t let the size of the band put you off! The guys are willing and able to squeeze into small venues and have performed in back gardens, hotels and pubs. With a repertoire that includes soul, modern floor fillers, rock & roll, pop or disco, the band will delight young and old alike.

  • 12 piece band with three vocalists and stomping brass section
  • Dance floor classics from ‘60s to now
  • Top-quality PA system and lighting



Dance Floor Classics

  • 634-5789
  • Addicted to love
  • Ain’t Nobody
  • All Night Long
  • Baby Love
  • Battle Without Honour (Kill Bill)
  • Blame It On The Boogie
  • Build Me Up Buttercup
  • Burning Love
  • Can’t take my eyes off you
  • Castle On The Hill
  • Celebration
  • Come On Eileen
  • Dance With Me Tonight
  • Dancing in the Streets
  • Daydream Beleiver
  • Disco Inferno
  • Do You Love Me
  • Don’t Stop Believing
  • Everybody Needs Somebody
  • Everything I Do (I Do It For You)
  • Foot Loose
  • Forget You
  • Get Lucky
  • Get Ready
  • Gimme some lovin
  • Girls just wanna have fun
  • Happy    Pharrell Williams
  • Hard to Handle
  • Hey Jude
  • Higher Ground
  • Hold My Hand
  • Hot Stuff
  • Human  Killers
  • I Feel Good
  • I Love Your Smile
  • I’ve Got The Music In Me
  • I’m so excited
  • It’s not unusual
  • Jailhouse Rock
  • Johnny B Goode
  • Jump
  • Kids
  • Lady Marmalade
  • Let me Entertain you
  • Living La Vida Loca
  • Love Shack
  • Magnum PI
  • Midnight Hour
  • Minnie The Moocher
  • Moves Like Jagger
  • Mr Brightside
  • Mustang Sally
  • My Way
  • Night to Remember
  • Play that funky Music
  • Proud Mary
  • Relight My Fire
  • Rescue me
  • Respect Aretha Franklin
  • River Deep Mountain High
  • Rocking All Over The World
  • Saturday Night’s alright
  • Sex Bomb
  • Shake Your Tailfeather
  • Shine
  • Show Me The Way To Amarillo
  • Signed Sealed Delivered
  • Smooth
  • Son of a Preacher man
  • Soul Man
  • Stevie Knows
  • Streetlife
  • Stuck in the Middle
  • Summer of 69
  • Super Duper Love
  • Superstition
  • Take Your Mama Out
  • Tears Of a Clown
  • Think
  • Treat Her Right
  • Uptown Funk
  • Valerie
  • Vehicle
  • Wake me up (before you go go)
  • Walking on Sunshine
  • When A Man Loves A Woman
  • Where Did Our Love go
  • Wonderful Tonight



  1. Bill

    Great Party – Great Music – Great Band! Every one’s a winner!

  2. Simon

    Hi all, Great night at BAWA on Saturday. We thought you were good last year at Patchway, but this year you were even better. Great sound, slick performance and looked as though you were having as good a time as the rest of us! Look forward to seeing & hearing you all soon. Keep up the good work.

  3. Tina Dodd

    For a party in the garden look no further than these guys! Fantastic time had by all!