An 8 piece function band specialising in original funk, old school grooves and classic soul.
From London and available to hire for weddings, functions, events and parties across the UK!
The Funk Assailants Party Band from London specialize in funk and soul and creating electric party atmospheres! It is comprised of a friendly group of musicians who have gained many years of professional musical experience together. They take huge pride in paying homage to some of the greatest funk and soul artists throughout history by bringing their music to your stage.
Funk is their thing and that’s what they do, so prepare to groove to the likes of Curtis Mayfield, Tower of Power and KC & The Sunshine Band with a sprinkling of Michael Jackson and Stevie Wonder.
– The Funk Assailants provide their own sound system, mics, cables and amps, all they need is your stage!
– Choose between a 6 or 8 piece band and decide on any special requests to suit your event.
Casual, smart or dress to impress, they can accommodate any attire to fit in with you and your event! Depending on your event, they can play two to four 40 minute sets, each with 20 – 30 minutes break in between each set.
They can even organise the music in between their live sets and can also offer their very own DJ to finish off the night – Party Style!
Each booking is individually tailored to suit your needs!
The Band are covered with public liability insurance and if necessary, can provide a risk assessment and an electrical PAT certificate.
Song List :
A Family Affair – Sly and the Family Stone
Aint Nobody – Rufus & Chaka Khan
Aint no Mountain High Enough – Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell
All Night Long – Mary Jane Girls
Apache – Incredible Bongo Band
Brick House – The Commodores
Beggin – Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons
The Boss – James Brown
California Soul – Marvin Gaye
Cold Sweat – James Brown
Fire on the Bayou – The Meters
Funkin for Jamaica – Tom Browne
Funky Train – Poets of Rhythm
Get Down Tonight – KC and the Sunshine Band
Give me the Night – George Benson
He’s the Greatest Dancer – Sister Sledge
Hercules – Aaron Neville
Higher Ground – Stevie Wonder
Hold on I’m Coming – Sam and Dave
I don’t know what it is but it’s Funky – Ripple
I Wanna Be Your Lover – Prince
It’s your thing – The Isley brothers
Master Blaster – Stevie Wonder
Just Kissed My Baby – Meters
Just the Two of Us – Bill Withers
Jungle Boogie – Kool & The Gang
Lady Marmalade – Patti LaBelle
Light My Fire – Young Holt Unlimited
Mary Jane – Rick James
Miss you – Rolling Stones
Move on Up – Curtis Mayfield
Never too much – Luther Vandross
Outstanding – The Gap Band
Papa’s got a Brand New Bag – Otis Redding
Play that Funky Music – Wild Cherry
P-Funk – Parliament
Pick up the Pieces – Average White Band
Pusherman – Curtis Mayfield
Respect – Aretha Franklin
Signed, Sealed, Delivered – Stevie Wonder
Sir Duke – Stevie Wonder
Strawberry Letter 23 – Brothers Johnson
Summer Madness – Kool & The Gang
Superfreak – Rick James
Superstition – Stevie Wonder
Tear The Roof Off The Sucker – Parliament
Thats the Way (I Like It) – KC & The Sunshine Band
The Bottle – Gil Scott Heron
Think – Aretha Franklin
Use Me – Bill Withers
We Are Family – Sister Sledge
What is Hip? – Tower of Power
Why did you do it? – Stretch
You Know I’m No Good – Amy Winehouse
Earth With And Fire
Got to Get You Into My life
After the Love Has Gone
I Want Your Love
Rock with You
Don’t Stop till You Get Enough
The Jackson 5
I Want You Back
Shake Your Body Down to the Ground
Blame it on the Boogie