Middlesbrough Soul, Funk & Disco Festival 2019 on Saturday 1st June 2019
***MIDDLESBROUGH SOUL, FUNK & DISCO FESTIVAL 2019***
Saturday 1st June – The Longlands Club, Marton Rd, Middlesbrough
Featuring . . .
The glory days of top vocal group Odyssey, one of the most successful soul/disco acts of their era, culminated in the early 1980s when they topped the charts with “Use It Up And Wear It Out”, scoring several other Top Ten hits in Britain and throughout the world.
First formed as a family band in 1968, as The Lopez Sisters, with Carmen Lopez, Lillian Lopez and Louise Lopez. Carmen dropped out, Tony Reynolds (a Manilla native) was recruited and the name was changed to Odyssey. After performances in New York clubs, they hit it big in 1977 with the soft disco cuts Native New Yorker and Easy Come, Easy Go. Other hits included: Going Back To My Roots, Inside Out, Use It Up And Wear It Out and If You're Looking For A Way Out.
THE FUNK COLLECTIVE:
The Funk Collective is the North East's premier Funk/Soul/Disco covers act. With a vast repertoire of Funk, Disco and Soul from the classic era, to modern day pop. The Funk Collective can cater to your every need, boasting a wealth of experience in corporate events/weddings and functions. You can rely on us to make sure your event goes off with a bang.
Local soulful diva that will sure to leave you mesmerised with her stunning vocals.
DJ PETER KENNY & KATIE B:
A vast repertoire of soulful, funk filled, disco grooves from well known local DJ Peter Kenny (Soulful Sessions @ The Tap House & The Chairman) with sensational vocal overlays from the hottest new vocalist on the block ‘Katie B’.
Also on the day . . . Street Food & Gin & Cocktail Bars and lots of Studio 54, Paradise Garage inspired décor!!!
WHEN: SAT 01 JUNE 2019
WHERE: The Longlands, Middlesbrough – Doors 5pm till late
TICKETS: £15 Advance, £20 VIP (Inc early entry, meet & greet with Odyssey & drinks token)
AVAILABLE: Skiddle.com or The Venue (01642 272 006)
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Music Genres: Disco, Funk, Funky House, Soul
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