The Soul Kings Reviews

Dazzling with angelic splendor in their shimmering suits, Woman, Wolfgang and Stretch appear to have been sent down from boogie heaven!
The Evening News

The Soul Kings kicked off the show with their white suits and oversized Afros they won the crowd over immediately with their rendition of old school disco classics...
The Times

Many thanks to The Soul Kings for an amazing performance on Saturday night!! They were absolutely fantastic and even better than we had remembered them! It was such a brilliant way to start the dancing after dinner - such a cool entrance - and the dance floor was heaving - just perfect!!
Liz and Charles Millington

Thank you also for such a fantastic night. We have heard nothing but glowing reports about the night which is lovely and am sure there are a lot of ladies with very sore feet from so much dancing. Thank you also for making the night run so smoothly and will be very happy to pass your good name on to other people for their events.
Jaine Campbell

Once again thank you for creating a great atmosphere on the night a very successful event.
Caron Jones
Director of Human Resources
Intercontinental, Parl Lane, London

What a great job!!!!!!! Had so many texts telling me how great you and the boys are so hope you get business from it. Hugs and thank you
Elle Gordon

The event was a big success and we have had very positive feedback about the band. So thank you very much indeed for the entertainment it was much appreciated, in the past the biggest complaint has always been the music not this time!
Hal Osler

Have I missed you guys on BGT? Saw you in a very brief fly by clip standing in line! Hope not! You guys performed at our wedding last July at Prestonfield and were amazing! Everyone raved about you x
Gemma Teague

Hi guys - you were fantastic at Race for Life in Glasgow today ♥ xx
Angela Galbraith

I'm sure you've heard from other committee members already, but I just wanted to let you know how much fun we all had at The Roxburghe last Friday night. We thought The Soul Kings were a perfect fun act for our Junior School Ball, which is fast becoming a legendary event. Thanks so much for contributing towards such a great evening.
Stewarts Melville School

On behalf of the George Watson's College Parents' Association, thank you so much for your fantastic performance and help on Saturday evening. The Ball was a huge success. We raised over £15,000, which was well above our target! Everyone had a great time. The dance floor was packed all night and the feedback has been very positive. Please pass on our thanks to your band and good luck with all your forthcoming events. It was great to meet you.
Caroline Halliday

At last I am beginning to recover from Petes celebrations - birthday was yesterday!
I would just like to say how the Soul Kings just made our party - I just had a fantastic time dancing all night, and you all were so up for all the fun we were having. We took over your stage and you still kept smiling! Lots of friends have written to say how much they enjoyed the dancing - especially some who NEVER dance, and my teenage neices and nephews - you definately have a secret something!!
I would love to see you perform again - is it just the Hilton that the public can see you?? A big thank you to you all - and please also pass onto Chris - he was a great DJ - his music choice was just our scene!!
And thank him again for the extra time!
kind regards
Mandy Graham

I recently filmed an amazing Signet Library wedding reception in the heart of Edinburgh. The Soul Kings were booked as part of the evening's entertainment. The wedding took place in August, right in the middle of The Edinburgh Festival. It would be an understatement to say the atmosphere was electric as the newly-weds emerged from St Giles'! The newly-weds must have felt like celebrities as every tourist with a camera wanted a photo of the couple! After an amazing few hours filming the photo shoot, champagne reception and speeches, it was time for everyone to let their hair down. This Signet Library wedding reception didn't disappoint! I've seen The Soul Kings perform at a few events and they are ALWAYS guaranteed to get the dance floor packed.
Jonathon Fowler
Wedding Photography & Videography

Just wanted to say a big big thank you to DJ Gus and The Soul Kings for the great entertainment they put on, on Saturday night, they were all very professional indeed! I will recommend them to everyone who is having events, they had everyone up dancing from start to finish, they made the evening as excellent as it was.  Everyone has been emailing and phoning saying how good they were.
I have sore feet to prove it myself.
Angela
Wedding Photography & Videography

Have just returned from a totally swinging 50th birthday party at the Urban Brasserie at St Vincent's Place, Glasgow organised by Elle Gordon of Angelfish. Everyone was in fancy dress, the drink was flowing and The Soul Kings of Edinburgh were an outstanding and very funky live performance band. Amongst the guests were 2 Austin's (me from 10 minutes ago and me 10 minutes from now, Dr Evil and Felicity Shagwell as well as Hamish in an authentic East German military uniform – yay comrades, finally those capitalist pigs have paid for their crimes! Having MacGregor blood running through these veins it's always great to get a chance of performing in Scotland. Now it's time to recover – 'and I'm spent!'
Brian Allanson
Austin Powers Lookalike
austinpowerslookalike.com

Thank-you to all you Soul Kings and Chris...it was sensational and there's been plenty of good banter this morning. EVERYBODY thought you were fantastic and it made the party! Really looking forward to seeing you all in action in the future - hope our paths cross again soon!
Cheers
Jason Fides

I would like to thank you for providing us with fantastic entertainment on Saturday evening. The feedback has been tremendous and everybody had a fabulous time. Please also pass on my thanks to Scot for being our DJ for the night.
Kind regards
Lorraine Kinnen
PA to Ian Steele, Senior Partner, Scotland & Northern Ireland, Deloitte LLP

Oh my goodness what a group! Met them at the buchan braes peterhead boddom tonight for the first time and I can honestly say you are the best group I have ever heard in my entire life. Thank you so so much for a wonderful night you have a fan for life and thank you for letting me get my pic with you. You are an amazing group of guys xxxx
Carolann Main

Just in from Perth. Fantastic... Enjoyed it so much, a real party atmosphere. Hope they ask u back... Could have listened all nite!!
Adele Cameron

Thanks for a truly fantastic night last night. I have to apologise for being such a pest with "cadbury" and trying to get his shirt off all night. Think he was getting a bit annoyed with me! lol. The night was a real success and we raised £5444 with lots of gift aid forms completed. I shall check all of those tomorrow but we could be up to about £7000 by the time we add that on. Really thrilled. Our guests all thought you were amazing - of course and I've had loads of text, emails and Facebook comments today which has been fab. Thanks once again.
Sharon Clark,
Maggies Charity Ball

On behalf of all of Erskine's residents and their families I would like to thank you for your support for The Ladies Lunch 2013. It is very kind of you to show your support for all the brave men and women, young and old, who rely on Erskine's care. The level of care and support that Erskine provides to members of our Military Community could simply not be achieved without your help. We sincerely appreciate the trust you have put in Erskine and will always respect your decision to support us. The conflict in Afghanistan is now in its 10th year and it is becoming increasingly apparent that the need for Erskine's very special care will continue for many years to come. Thanks to your fantastic support we are able to help build a brighter future for those who sacrifice so much. The event raised just over £25,000 and will allow us to continue to provide the level of care that our Heroes deserve.
Steven McManus
Events Fundraiser, Erskine

We would just like to say a massive big thankyou for performing at our wedding, The Soul Kings were truly amazing and we can't wait for the next big event to book you again! lol Take care and thankyou.
Eric and Emma Thomson x

Just want to say a massive thanks to you all. You were amazing and really made my 50th birthday a night to remember! Wish I was doing it all again. Thanks again.
Theresa

We're back from our honeymoon now and just wanted to say a HUGE thank you! You guys were awesome and everyone thinks so!!! You were so different to the everyday run of the ball wedding bands and we are so glad we booked you! Amazing - thank you sooooo much!!! If you need any testimonials please just ask and we'll praise you loads!
Lots of love and thanks
Jacqui & Bernie

You performed at our wedding in Hilcroft Hotel, Whitburn, Friday 18 April and I just wanted to thank you all for a great night. Everyone has commented on how good you were and I really believe it made our wedding! We have also been asked by several people for your contact details which I have passed on. I'd also like you to pass our thanks on to Chris who dj'd that night. He was absolutely brilliant and managed to play the majority of the list we had produced and many more favourites. Not sure if he knew our background story but we met through a blind date and he actually played the blind date theme tune as he introduced us to cut the cake!!!!!
Thanks again for a great night.
Jane Graham

Wooo hooo what a feeling – I’m dancing on the ceiling!!! A huge thanks to you and the other Soul Kings for yesterday, you were once again AMAZING!!!! The ladies just love you and so do I! Thanks for being part of another successful event and helping us raise much needed funds so we can help people like Stella and her daughter Cheryl.
Many thanks,
Tumong Edwards
Centre Fundraiser, Maggie’s Fife

I felt I must e-mail. I don’t know if you can remember the party at our house in June earlier this year. Well for ourselves and our guests it was amazing, fantastic and add as many other superlatives as you can think. I don’t think I have ever been to a party as good as our own, and that was purely because the Soul Kings made it an event. If you would like me to write a glowing testimonial, I would be only delighted to oblige. I thought that you might be interested to know that when one of my works night out was arranged and I was told it was the soul kings, there was much jumping up and down with excitement. When my mum found out, she had to come over from Dublin just for my works party. It was a great evening at the Cairn Hotel in Bathgate on 6 December. My mum was “warned” however not to be pestering the band members for a dance!!!
Margaret MacPherson
Torsonce House, Stow

We would just like to thank you for a fabulous night for our wedding party. Although the venue was quite small, this did not take away from the great performance the Soul Kings gave. I have had so many messages and comments from friends who attended the party, who have said that it has been their topic of conversation for days. *Fantastic*
Jan Ainslie and Charlie O'Neil

You made our evening reception wonderful. We all thought that your performance was fantastic - your singing is amazing and you are such fun!!. I kept the fact that it was yourselves performing from everyone except our closest family so that your entry and performance would have the maximum impact! I remember how surprised and amazed I was when I saw you for the first time - and I wanted them all to feel that too! Don and I had the most wonderful day.
Thank you so much for your part in making it that way!
Linda and Don Hutcheson

Just wanted to thank you and the boys for making it such a great nite on friday, hope you enjoyed it as much as we did, sorry i didnt thank you in person at the end but it was all a bit of a blur by then.!! Julie couldnt have wished for the night to have gone any better, it will be talked about for a long time.
All the best for the future, many many thanks again, you were fantastic.
Jig & Jules x

 

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