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Natalie Williams' Soul Family

21st July – 10th November 2024, 6.30pm

Natalie Williams' Soul Family is a 10-piece band that has held a monthly residency at the club for the past 16 years.

Ticket prices

£35 – £55

Line-up

NATALIE WILLIAMS, VULA MALINGA, BRENDAN REILLY, DANIEL PEARCE – vocals
MARK BROWN – sax
BEN EDWARDS – trumpet
ROSS EWART or BEN JONES – guitar
PHIL PESKETT – keys
BEN MURALT or ROBIN MULLARKEY – bass
MARTYN KAINE – drums
Line-up and special guests change month to month

Soul Family emerged from the jazz and neo soul era of the early 2000s and the band today perform their original music alongside classic soul, nu soul, jazz and R&B.

As the leader and fronting the band Natalie Williams is widely regarded for her rich and soulful voice, equally at home singing soul as well as jazz. An interpreter of classics, she is also a talented songwriter and regularly performs her own songs.

Alongside Natalie are Vula and Brendan Reilly, two equally talented singers and artists in their own right. Other vocalists making regular appearances are, Vanessa Haynes, Sharlene Hector, LaDonna Young, Natalie Duncan and Teelee Daniel.

Featured guests have made Soul Family Sundays one of the most important platforms for showcasing emerging and established talent from around the world. Past guests have included ESKA, Jamie Woon, Amy Winehouse, Jamie Cullum, Lalah Hathaway, Emeli Sande, Omar, Alice Russell, Krystle Warren, Kwabs, Bernhoft, Tony Momrelle, Imaani, Shlomo, Dionne Bromfield, Liv Warfield, Shoshana Bean, Jude Perl, Tawiah, Terri Walker, JP Cooper, Shaun Escoffery, Jon Allen, to name a few.

Natalie was all dazzling smiles and high-kneed strut as she belted out numbers from the album, swooping high a la Aretha….” “This was hard-hitting Earth, Wind and Fire stuff, full of funky momentum …

— Evening Standard