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Soul Grenades + Reach Up Disco Wonderland at the Magic Garden
October 9, 2021 @ 8:00 pm - October 10, 2021 @ 2:00 am£7
10-piece Funk/Soul force of nature Soul Grenades andDisco DJ duo Reah Up Disco Wonderland will be live at the Lagic Garden!
Soul Gredades, a veritable tornado of funk,boasts a super-tight rhythm section, a wall of brass and a burgeoning song book of original music. Fusing their many influences, encompassing crate-digging rarities to contemporary dance floor fillers, Soul Grenades deliver no-nonsense, hard-hitting funk and soul music. Soul Grenades are putting the final touches to their sophomore album, slated for a winter release. Their debut album Pullin’ the Pin received extensive airplay and critical acclaim worldwide. The band’s recent 45 on Mukatsuku Records has received rave reviews and airplay on BBC Radio 6 Music on The Craig Charles Funk and Soul Show.
The band have performed at some of the UK’s most prestigious venues including The Jazz Cafe, The 100 Club, The Blues Kitchen, Pizza Express Jazz Club, Matt & Phred’s, South London Soul Train and many more. Soul Grenades have performed at major festivals including Green Man, Kendal Calling, Manchester Jazz Festival, Elderflower Fields and The Great Estate.
The band have supported several internationally renowned recording artists including Sister Sledge, The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show, Brooklyn Funk Essentials, The Mighty Mocambos, Geno Washington, The Filthy Six, Crowd Company and more.
Reach Up Disco Wonderland’s Dj Andy Smith and Nick Halkes present 80s boogie + disco evoking the spirit and dipping into the soundtrack of legendary NYC clubs such as ‘Paradise Garage’ & ‘Studio 54’