Downtown Underground



World-class wedding & party band for hire

Soul / Pop / R&b / funk

Do you want to relive the magic of the golden era of soul alongside all your favourite up to date chart hits? Do you want to make sure your guests dance all night long? If your answer is a resounding yes, then Manchester soul band Downtown Underground are the band for you!


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Absolutely incredible from start to finish.
— John, Wedding, Manchester



 Introducing Downtown Underground

Downtown Underground is a 6 or 7-piece band including vocals, keyboards, guitar, bass and drums as well as saxophone and trumpet for a knock-out brass section. Based in Manchester, the group has been playing together for several years and each member is a world-class professional musician with a wealth of experience.

The band is fronted by a bona fide American soul star with 25 years experience performing around the world, including working for the legendary Philadelphia International record label. The band's guitarist is famous for producing platinum selling albums by artists including Bjork, Jamiroquai and The Stereo MC’s.

seriously infectious feel-good covers.
— Rob, Producer for Lisa Stansfield, London

Downtown Underground's standard show is made up of two hours of live music split into two or three sets. These can contain any combination of material (listed on the music page) to suit your event. The band are also happy to take requests!

The band can also offer an acoustic soloist or duo, a jazz trio for background music and a party DJ to continue the dancing all night long.

Off-stage the band are friendly, polite and discreet. On-stage they are the funkiest soul band in Manchester, and the rave reviews they get from their clients speak for themselves!

Whether you're planning a corporate function, wedding, engagement party, birthday bash, school reunion or anniversary, Downtown Underground guarantee a night to remember for you and all your guests.


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