Crafted by long-running cult R&B band Ken Wood and the Mixers ‘Amazing Stories of Blues and Soul’ aims to reconnect audiences with the energy, excitement, and raw emotion generated by the pioneering R&B and Soul acts of the 40s, 50s and 60s.
Through performances crackling with energy, punctuated with anecdotes and humour, this seven-piece band takes us on a fast-paced musical tour, bringing together the songs of Otis Redding, Sam and Dave, James Brown, Smokey Robinson and many more.
Sell-out shows at Edfringe and Stroud Theatre Festival in 2017 and 2018.
EdFringe audience member review 2017
"Energetic, fun, uplifting. We left with smiles on our faces and our feet tapping"
EdFringe audience member review 2018
"Really enjoyable show. Great tunes all enhanced by the moving true stories behind their creation"
Produced and Performed by: Ken Wood And The Mixers
Amazing Stories of Blues and Soul