Soul Party (3 piece Band)

Simon Mellish started his drumming career in 1978 with a local drum tutor, initially learning rudimental studies and sight reading. He is proud of his endorsements with Zildjian Cymbals, Vic Firth drum drumsticks, Hardcase cases, Big Dog Drum Stuff and Tom Cat Snare Drums. Simon’s performance commitments have included Robert Palmer, local radio jingles, Bournemouth Jazz Orchestra, Ken Freeman(composer of Casualty Theme) and many others. See more…

Pete Morris has been singing & playing guitar since the age of 12 and gigging in all types of venues and functions from the age of 13.

Discovering his love for Jimi Hendrix as a child, Pete very quickly knew that performing music was his main passion in life. Having a very quick natural ear to music, Pete started playing in Classic Rock bands through his childhood, and has since been more versatile in his musicality in recent years playing in Swing, Blues, Disco, Punk, Funk, Metal, Pop/Acoustic and Jazz groups.

Chris Gutteridge started playing bass at the age of 17, but by 18 was living in Los Angeles studying music.

While in LA, Chris joined a number of bands and toured California, playing at the world famous venues such as The Whiskey A Go Go, The Viper Room, Anaheim Music Festival & The House of Blues in San Diego.

Since his return in 2005 Chris has been a member of numerous wedding/function bands around the south coast. Chris also gigs regularly as a solo acoustic act or with his acoustic duo partner.

Favourite style of music to play?
Funk, Pop & Disco.

Charity Concert…

Amelia Saunders sadly passed away aged 4 years old in January 2013. We are holding a concert in aid of Naomi's House, who looked after Amelia, on 8th September 2013 in Bournemouth. For more details and to purchase tickets please click here.

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Helena Mace Blues Brothers Tribute Christmas Party Peppers Prey Wedding Noodles the CFK Cat!