MEET THE BAND
Kelly-marie Aldridge Vocalist and professional choreographer. The “Banshee” loves all of the great soul voices, including Etta James and Aretha Franklin.
Colin Ashdown Bass player & founder member. Part of the ‘Solid Section’. Homage to Henrik Linder, Norman Watt Roy & the late James Jamerson.
Lynne Davies Vocalist. Lynne grew up in a musical family and found herself singing the harmony to songs at a very young age. During the day she is a full time professional painter.
Rob Fast Drummer and one of the band’s founding members. His drum style is influenced by Steve Gadd and Buddy Rich.
Clare Guille Vocalist. Clare is a coloratura mezzo-soprano which means she has a warm lower register and an agile high register and is able to sing soul, jazz and blues. Loves Ella Fitzgerald and Erykah Badu.
Michael Hickton Plays tenor and alto saxophone. Musical influences include Grover Washington Jr and King Curtis.
Mark Nicholson-Howe Trumpet player. Likes nothing more than chilling out to some Miles Davis or Chet Baker.
Alan Lewis Keyboards. Spent his early musical career touring Germany. A multi-instumentalist, he can also play guitar and bass.
Craig Feltham Guitarist. Has previuosly been playing in rock bands with the occasional dabble into Irish Folk! He’s now hung up his Gibson Les Paul for the sweeter more soulful sounding Fender Stratocaster and Blues Deluxe combo.
Marc White Vocals and occasional guitar. Has been part of the band since the beginning. Inspired by Otis Redding and Levi Stubbs of the Four Tops.