Kate Santillo, Function Manager
Wedding, Parties and Function band available in Norfolk, Suffolk and Essex
The Funky Stuff band deals with Norfolk, Suffolk, Essex & surrounding areas. The Funky Stuff band is a tribute to all the greatest soul, Motown and disco legends; such as, Lionel Richie, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, the Temptations, The Jackson 5 and Smokey Robinson. They preform for Wedding, parties and functions. If you wish to find out more then don’t hesitate to contact me.
|Mark Anthony - Band leader, lead vocals and percussion
|Matt Keane - keyboards and backing vocals
Matt works as a professional keyboard player and also teaches music. He’s worked with bands such as Swagger and on various jazz projects and also has his own band. Together with Mark, Matt arranges all the music for the Funky Stuff.
|Jeff Gordon - bass guitar
Jeff has had many years of touring and session work with the likes of: Paul Gorman (of Neneh Cherry fame), Alan Read, Jack Hawkins and the Rah band.
|Andy Nimmo - saxophone
Originally from London, Andrew started learning piano and clarinet when he was 7, before switching to saxophone at secondary school. In 2005, after a year spent teaching English and playing music in Colombia, Andrew spent 10 months in Havana. He studied popular harmony and solfege at CenCea; and saxophone performance under Orlando Sanchez. He’s since appeared with a number of jazz and Latin outfits in Bristol, Norfolk and London.
|Alex Best - drums
Alex has become an in-demand drummer for many artists in a variety of genres. His live performance experience includes TV work, European & UK tours, numerous albums and session recordings, live radio broadcasts and music videos. He’s also appeared at theatres, clubs and festivals all over the UK.
Amongst others, Alex has had the pleasure of working with Dave O’ Higgins, Mick Hutton, Trudy Kerr, Juliet Kelly, Bruce Adams, Carl Orr, Bridget Metcalfe, Malcolm Bruce, Michael Mondesir. He worked with EZ Rollers on the soundtracks for the film Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels and the Grand Theft Auto video game and enjoyed a #1 success in the UK singles chart with the band Kosheen.
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The Funky Stuff band is available to hire for parties and events. To enquire about bookings, please email email@example.com or call Judy on +44 (0)1502 476 384 or 07966 366079.
A letter from Breast Cancer Care
"On behalf of Breast Cancer Care, I would like to say a
big thank you for the fantastic
£405.00 that you have raised by holding a music night with a raffle"... download the whole letter (PDF)
The Funky Stuff are supporting Breast Cancer Care again this year on 8th June 2013 at The Waveney House Hotel..