About Us

Discover Soul

The Solicitors are a professional events band based in Wakefield, West Yorkshire. We are an eight piece band and this line up provides the best soul music quality for your entertainment. The bands line up is vocalist, guitar, sax, trumpet, 2nd trumpet, keyboards, drums, and bass. This line up looks and sounds incredible and never fails to wow the crowd, performing at small events such as a GP practice launch, to events at the Batley Frontier (RIP) and even performing at Rugby League matches.

Clients over the years have included;- Coca Cola group for their Xmas parties several times, Yorkshire Post group of newspapers, Yorkshire Television, First Direct, Barclays Bank, NatWest Bank, Samantha Sykes Foundation Charity events, The Whole Caboodle events, Yarnbury Rugby Club, Sandal Rugby Club, Dewsbury Rams Rugby Club, Wakefield Trinity RLFC, West Yorkshire Police dinners, Picturedrome Holmfirth (private events), Kings Croft Hotel (Pontefract), Wakefield Grammar Schools and Cedar Court Hotels group for various dinner dances. We have also worked for many charities at fund raising dinners including MacMillan, Wakefield Hospice and Pinderfields Hospital.

As you can see from the list above, The Solicitors have longstanding experience of providing entertainment at many corporate events over the years and each time have sent the guests of the event home with a smile on their faces after a thoroughly enjoyable evening..

The Solicitors specialise in soul music floor fillers, with our years of experience and repertoire of the best Stax soul chart hits of all time we can adapt our set list specifically for your event. We also prefer to involve the audience from the first number right through the evening. The Solicitors perform live soul music to the end of the night with two 45 minute sets. We can provide a tailored service for your event.

  • Extend your party with music played through our sound system
  • Creating ambiance music during the welcome drinks or the meal.

Soul music appeals to music lovers of all ages. Get in touch discuss the requirements for your event, and we will be happy to help.

Bob Thomas

Lead Vocals, Backing Vocals Harmonica & percussion

Tony Swain

Trumpet & Irish Dancing

Graham Burton

Bass Guitar

Luke Thompson

Lead Guitar

Simon White

Drums & Percussion

Craig Garnett

Trumpet & Backing Vocals

Tony Bacon

Keyboards & Accordion

Mick Doonan

Lead Vocal, Backing Vocal Tenor Saxophone & Piccolo