Default lineup: 5 members
5 piece: 1 x Lead Vocals (Male or Female), Guitar/Lead Vocals (Male), Piano, Bass & Drums.
Other line ups also available (please see booking options)
7 Piece: 1 x Lead Vocals (Female), Guitar/Lead Vocals (Male), Piano, Bass & Drums.
8 Piece: 2 x Lead Vocals (Male and Female), Guitar/Lead Vocals (Male), Piano, Bass & Drums, 2 Brass
9 Piece: 2 x Lead Vocals (Male and Female), Guitar/Lead Vocals (Male), Piano, Bass & Drums, 3 Brass
* Young Energetic and talented musicians
* Professional in every way possible
* Elite standard of musicianship
* Willing to travel anywhere in the UK and internationally
* State of the Art Equipment
* 300 plus songs to choose from
* Extremely Experienced in Entertaining all crowds
* Masters at reading the audience to fill a dance floor
* Jazz sets also available
* Very friendly and approachable
* Can cover a wide range of styles
Composed of some of London's most in-demand session musicians, Department Soul has been burning up dance floors all over the UK since 2012. When not playing with Department Soul, members can be found in a variety of West End Shows including The Book of Mormon, Dreamgirls, Hamilton, Motown, All or Nothing and they can be found touring with Coldplay, performing with Clean Bandit, The Vamps, Jorja Smith and many other top UK acts and performing at some of the UK's largest venues including KOKO, the 02, Camden Roundhouse and even Somerset house!
Groove On Up has already performed at some incredible venues including Knebworth House, Wentworth Golf Course, for the NHS and even for Tyrell's Crisps! With a wide range of styles covered, Department Soul's main function band will cater for all, whether your taste is 60's rock and roll or the pop hits of today. Having an immense ability in a wide range of styles, the musicians of Department Soul are capable of making any event a truly special occasion.
The band is available as a powerful 5 piece line up to an incredible 9 piece with a full horn section. The band can also provide a wealth of live music packages to include an ACOUSTIC ROAMING BAND, LIVE DJ to compliment the band, SOLO JAZZ SINGER, or even a JAZZ BAND at your reception.