One of the UK's Top function Bands

Soul Intention.
A 7 piece classic Soul band fronted by the Voice of PAUL COX.

The band line-up contains a stellar collection of players including ex Q Tips and Bill Wyman Rhythm Kings Sax legend Nick Payn, ex Gary Moore drummer Steve Dixon and former Georgie Fame sideman Mike Summerland on guitar.

With experience of backing Soul legends on numerous Northern Soul Weekenders Soul Intention bring a collection of classic Soul tunes from the heady days of the 60's and 70's.




Bring your dance shoes for this one, and a comfortable pair to walk home in, your feet will ache for days......

Line up:

Paul Cox, Vocals

Steve Dixon, Drums (Ex Gary Moore band)

Al Maclean, Bass and bv's (Kokomo)

Mike Summerland. Guitar (Blodwyn Pig / Georgie Fame / Fire and Water)

Nik Payn Sax/Harmonica (Bill Wyman Rhythm Kings /Q Tips /Culture Club)

Matt Winch, Trumpet (Otis Clay/William Bell)

Formed in April 1992 Paul Cox's Soul Intention celebrate there 20t anniversary with a series of gigs celebrating the classic soul years and also material from Paul's own CD's that suit this genre. 

Over the years the band have played successful gigs up and down the land to many an enthusiastic audience, always making people dance to there blend of soul/funk classics. 

Fronted by Paul Cox, in his own right a now established artist on the British Blues Scene with several excellent releases on note-music, the band contains a stellar line up of top players with CV's to die for. 

Not only does the band perform the classics, they make them there own in many ways, as so many people have testified too over the years. 

Artists such as Otis Redding, Sam and Dave ,Wilson Pickett, The Temptations, Bobby Womack, The O'Jays, Jackie Wilson, Eddie Floyd,  James Brown, James Carr and Solomon Burke are covered and respectfully performed by the band. 

So for a night of classic soul, keep you dancing, singing and maybe even shed the odd tear to an old soulful ballad, check out Soul Intention.


A typical evening's entertainment will contain some, or all, of the following:-

Mr Pitiful, Otis Redding, That's the way I feel, Delbert McClinton + Paul Cox, Pouring water on a drowning man,  James Carr + Paul Cox, Stop on by, Rufus, Can't get next to you, Temptations, Soul man, Sam n' Dave, I've been loving you too long, Otis Redding, Backstabbers, O'Jays, Lookin for a love, Bobby Womack, Knock on Wood, Eddie Floyd, Take me to the River, Papa was a Rollin' Stone, Respect, Dance to the Music, All people go mad, Paul Cox, Getting harder, Paul Cox/Charlie Fabert, Play that funky music, Superstition, Car wash, Fame, I've got the music in me, Sweet soul music, Land of a 1000 dances, Higher and Higher, Everybody Needs Somebody, Mustang Sally.  

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