Rare Groove are a London based party band who play an extensive repertoire of hits from the 60's to the modern day. The band play a combination of Pop/Rock from the past 60 years adding their own unique twist to create a fresh, new sound you won't hear anywhere else as well as classic Funk and Soul performed in an authentic vintage style.
The band was formed in London out of a selection of the cities top musicians. Members of Rare Groove have played all over the world at prestigious venues including Glastonbury, Isle of Wight Festival, Bestival, Ronnie Scotts Jazz club and many more! The band have played with and shared stages with acts including Olly Murs, Will Young, Gregory Porter, Hot 8 Brass Band and more. Version provide both a highly professional and polished performance whilst making sure all of your personal requirements are met to make your event absolutely perfect.
Version are happy to accommodate any requests you may have including first dances with the option of havi...
matt ling• 10 Feb 2017
"Rare Groove were AMAZING! If you are looking for a band for your event, look no further. Sign them up today - just brilliant!
The band couldn't have been more accommodating, allowing us to choose our own set list, for the live sets and the dj sets, were communicative and flexible throughout, and were charming when we met them at one of their pub gig nights in London beforehand.
They had our wedding guests dancing all night, with the venue rocking. Shared playful banter with the guests, an...
- How many breaks do you take? How long are they?We generally take one break which last from between half hour to one hour.
- My favourite tune is not on your list. Will you be able to play it?We can learn one request free of charge and can even offer to give this song a bespoke arrangement from our musical director. Additional requests can be discussed for an additional fee.
- Do you have Public Liability Insurance and PAT tested equipment?Yes we have Public Liability Insurance through the Musicians Union and all of our equipment is PAT tested.
- How can event planners pay for your services?We accept payment by cash, online bank transfer and cheque.
- Who are your previous clients?We have previously worked with clients who include Radisson Blu hotels, Winchester Student Union, lastminute.com and many more
- What kind of events do you usually serve?We have experience serving both private and corporate events of all kinds. These include weddings, birthday parties, anniversary parties, garden parties, corporate christmas parties and awards ceremonies.
- Please, describe your act or business in on sentence:Rare Groove are the perfect party band to make your event stand out from the crowd!
- What is your competitive advantage (special features)?We have a fresh and unique sound that you won't hear anywhere else! All of our songs are arranged specifically to cater to as many guests as possible and get everyone up onto the dancefloor. We are willing to go the extra mile to make your event as special as it can possibly be.
- Do you have your own PA and lighting?Yes we are completely self contained and provide a 1000w PA system and lighting
- How long do you play for?All of our prices are based on 2 x 60 minute sets. These can be altered with prior negotiation.
00's - Present Day
American Boy - Estelle
Bet You Look Good On The Dance Floor – Arctic Monkeys
California Gurls – Katy Perry
Can’t Get You Out Of My Head – Kylie Minogue
Crazy in Love - Beyonce ...