Welcome Mutha Funksters!
HELLO FELLOW FUNKATEERS!
This is the official site of The Soul Immigrants a 3/4 piece London based groove orientated band who have been plying their funky and soulful wares for sometime now and their spanking summer anthem epic "Golden Summer Rays" is on no less than 5 compilation albums
it's exclusively released in Japan by P-Vine.It also features on
the new album 'The Hustle Is On ' which is available now.
There is a new Funk 45 'Yard Of Hard' featuring The JB's Fred Wesley that was released in June 2017
Though its already selling in Australia,Japan and The Netherlands
'Despite their name this south London outfit have produced a very funky &jazzy 45 with touches of Afro Funk &
trippy 70's vocals.On the flip side 'Sunk Without The Funk'-fast & funky with some great keyboards out on new label
'Dry Rooti' One to watch me thinks...Phil Levene Soul m8 ma
The group has opened for Japans's No1 super heavy funk band Osaka Monaurail @ 229 Club London recently as well as Fred Wesley &The New JB's.
we've also opened for Steve Cropper from Booker T & The MG's.I got to hang out with him too asking him about Hendrix,Al Green and of course Otis Redding.
Our latest funk filled album "The Hustle Is On" is also now out in Japan on P-Vine Records.The UK version is available too.
Special Guests are trombonist Fred Wesley, ex Amy Winehouse guitarist Robin Banerjee and gospel singer Katarina Sandell
The Soul Immigrants are one of the best Funk & Soul Jazz outfits in the UK! Healer Selecta
You guys are fierce! Carleen Anderson
You've got your groove on boy Steve Cropper
I Like the way sing! You're a Soul Brother Too! Charles Bradley
Sunk Without The Funk now that's a tune!! Craig Charles
It's good to see Sunk Without The Funk finally committed to vinyl This will have longevity In many DJs record boxes Snowboy
You're in my Top Ten best singles for November! DJ Dom Servini Wah Wah Records Boss
Dry Rooti Records first 45 is 'The Ghetto There's No Way Out' and 'Sunk Without The Funk' The vinyl is
distributed by Sticky Records and digitally itunes They're playing it on the radio from SanFrancisco to Helsinki,Japan,France,Holland Italy Spain and beyond, Craig Charles played it on BBC radio 6 too! BBC RADIO 6
HAVE BEEN GIVING US LOTS OF AIRPLAY AND EXPOSURE..THANKS!
SOME OF THE MANY REVIEWS OF OUR 45 SINGLE
There's a funk riot going on in South London leading the revolt are the Soul Immigrants and this band's realistic sounding Deep Funk must be shared! DJ Prestige
A keyboard lovers paradise( and some great drumming featured as well) this reminds me of some Lonnie Smith at Club Mozambique fast and furious and on the brink of being out of control! Fleamarketfunk.com