Body of Soul is my 9-piece Soul band consisting entirely of music students from the University of Hull. The band specialises in performing Soul classics by the likes of Aretha Franklin, Sam and Dave, Labelle, Beverley Knight, Joss Stone and more.
The band frequently gig for external and University events. Last year, Body of Soul were the house entertainment for the LGBT Pride Party and John McCarthy Bar, Hull and the night's entertainment for the Thwaite Hall Easter Formal in Cottingham.
Jazz on Demand is a Jazz trio based in Hull, covering jazz standards of all kinds.
The band consists of 2 music students in their 3rd year at University of Hull and myself. Constantly updating their repertoire, the trio have had several prestigious gig opportunities over the past few months.
The band's first gig was for multi-Grand National winner Richard Guest at his private grounds in Wetherby and the latest gig to date for the trio was for the Queen's Award for Enterprise for Ideal Heating, Hull, which included performing to hundreds of people including the Lord Lieutenant of East Yorkshire.