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Shut The Funk Door


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Shut The Funk Door are a wedding and function band perfect for every occasion. They're a world class funk, soul, pop and Motown band, who cover classic hits with a twist! Their repertoire is eclectic, including medleys such as Ghostbusters and Thriller, and unusual bootlegs of your favourites, that will keep your guests dancing all night.

Special offer! Book within 7 days of your enquiry and get a FREE laptop DJ service provided by the band (worth £150)

They can provide music for your entire event, with various band options such as live jazz throughout the day, performed by either a duo or a trio, to add that touch of class to your event.

The dance floor was packed, the music was amazing and they looked great too! Lauren, Wedding, Cornwall, May 2017

With the finest jazz and funk musicians in the South West, this band does not disappoint! Whether your event requires a high-energy party band or a soulful atmospheric performance, Shut The Funk Door provides it all.

With silky lead vocals and impeccable backing, the harmonies are interesting and couldn't be tighter. This along with perfectly executed instrumentals will get any party going.

All the players who perform in the band are exceptional professional musicians who have played or collaborated with some big names including Malachai, Kasabian, Super Furry Animals, Noel Gallagher, Kelis, Raphael, Saadiq, KT Tunstall, Tom Jones, Zane Low, Giles Peterson, Jools Holland, Pee Wee Ellis, Jean Toussaint, Marcella Detroit, Carleen Anderson, Lee Ryan, Herbal T, Wax, Nigel Kennedy, Lack Of Afro, U2, Craig Charles, The Haggis Horns, and Hans Zimmer to name a few.

The band also offer their own in-house laptop DJ service, offering mixed songs and requests between, during and after their band sets, for a nominal fee. This saves on the additional space, hassle and cost of hiring in a separate DJ and PA system.

Performance info

Line-up Female vocals; piano; guitar; bass; drums
Performance duration 2 x 60 or 3 x 40 minute sets
Interval music Yes (included)
Lighting Yes (included)

Booking options

Song requests
Add £0
The band are happy to learn and perform one request (e.g. first dance), subject to suitability
Add saxophone
Add £245 (plus travel expenses)
For solos and an authentic soul and R&B sound
Add trumpet
Add £245 (plus travel expenses)
To form 2-piece brass section, for extra impact
Jazz background music by pianist
Add £305 (plus travel expenses) for 90 minute set
Dinner jazz sets by the band's jazz pianist, ideal for drinks receptions or meals
Jazz background music by duo
Add £370 (plus travel expenses) for 90 minute set
Dinner jazz sets by the band's jazz duo, ideal for drinks receptions or meals
Jazz background music by trio
Add £615 (plus travel expenses) for 90 minute set
As above, from the band's jazz trio
Electric drum kit
Add £0
Available on request. Recommended for venues with sound limiters set to a threshold below approx 95dB
DJ service
Add £150
Upbeat, mainstream pop music from all eras, run from a laptop or device equipped with virtual DJ software. Requests taken and mic available for announcements

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