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The Recollections


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The Recollections are a pop, soul and Motown band with over 14 years experience in providing music at weddings and events, never failing to get people up on the dance floor.

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

This band are a group of musicians and friends who love to play together and create music that everyone can enjoy! The Recollections are a 7-piece band playing classic soul, disco, Motown and pop tunes.

They’re all incredible musicians, and created such a fun and lively atmosphere. Jack & Celine, Wedding

The Recollections come with rhythm, two vocalists and a brass section to give their sound an extra punch and make the tunes really come alive. They have performed at numerous weddings, charity balls, product launches, military functions and events around the UK.

The Recollections provide music through their PA system during our breaks to save you the cost of a DJ. They are also able to provide music during the day at weddings such as acoustic guitar, acoustic duo (piano/guitar and vocals/sax), background sax, piano, string quartet and ceremonial trumpet.

Performance info

Line-up Female vocals; male vocals/keyboard; guitar; bass; drums; trumpet; sax
Performance duration 2 x 60 minute sets
Interval music Included
Lighting Included

Booking options

Song requests
Add £0
The band are happy to learn and perform a request (e.g. first dance), subject to suitability
Add musicians
Add £250 per musician
For a fuller sound, add percussion, trombone and/or saxophone
Acoustic background music
Add £185 per musician
Live lounge style sets ideal for drinks receptions or meals. Choose from acoustic guitar, an acoustic duo (piano/guitar and vocals/sax), background sax, piano, string quartet and/or ceremonial trumpet.
DJ service
Add £150
Upbeat, mainstream pop music from all eras, run from a laptop equipped with virtual DJ software. Requests taken and mic available for announcements

Pop Medley

Soul Medley

Higher and Higher – Jackie Wilson

9 to 5 – Dolly Parton
Ain’t No Mountain High Enough – Diana Ross
Ain’t No Stopping Us Now – McFadden and Whitehead
All Night Long – Lionel Richie
Best Of Your Love – The Emotions
Blame It On The Boogie – Jackson 5
Brown Eyed Girl – Van Morrison
Can’t Stop The Feeling – Justin Timberlake
Crazy In Love – Beyonce
Dance With Somebody – Whitney Houston
Dancing In the Street – Martha and the Vandellas
Forget You – Gnarls Barkley
Gimme Some Lovin’ – Spencer Davis Group
Happy – Pharell Williams
Higher and Higher – Jackie Wilson
Hold My Hand – Jess Glynne
I Feel For You – Chaka Khan
I Feel Good – James Brown
I Will Survive – Gloria Gaynor
I’m Coming Out – Diana Ross
I’m So Excited – The Pointer Sisters
I’ve Had The Time Of My Life – Bill Medley and Jennifer Warnes
Johnny B Goode – Chuck Berry
Juice – Lizzo
Land Of A 1000 Dances – Wilson Picket
Love Shack – B52s
Mustang Sally – Wilson Picket
Never Too Much – Luther Vandross
Night To Remember – Shalamar
Oh What A Night – The Four Seasons
Play That Funky Music – Wild Cherry
Proud Mary – Tina Turner
Reet Petite – Jackie Wilson
Rescue Me – Fontella Bass
River Deep Mountain High – Tina Turner
Runaway Baby – Bruno Mars
September – Earth, Wind and Fire
Shake Your Body – The Jacksons
Shout – Isley Brothers
Shut Up And Dance – Walk The Moon
Sighed Sealed Delivered – Stevie Wonder
Son Of A Preacher Man – Dusty Springfield
Soul Man – Sam and Dave
Superstition – Stevie Wonder
Sweet Home Chicago – Blues Brothers
Treasure – Bruno Mars
Uptown Funk – Bruno Mars
Valerie – Mark Ronson and Amy Winehouse
We Are Family – Sister Sledge

Book with confidence! After events, we ask our clients what they thought of our acts. We publish what they say here, so you can read genuine, unbiased feedback before booking.

“The Recollections were professional from start to finish and we would highly recommend them to anyone.”

Harvey (Event Manager)

“All our guests were highly complimentary about The Recollections. Thank you for helping make our wedding day so special.”

Catherine, Wedding

“The music was simply fantastic and all guests danced the night away.”

Amy, Private Event, London

“They’re all incredible musicians, and created such a fun and lively atmosphere.”

Jack and Celine, Wedding

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