The Singer's Room Presents: Mary Pearce
Sun 17 Mar 2013
At 08:00 PM
A new soul, funk, and groove live jukebox from the capital’s classiest vocal talents – featuring acclaimed lead singers from UK’s top bands and TV including Vanessa Haynes (Incognito), Mary Pearce (Primal Scream), Tommy Blaize (the fantastic voice behind those Strictly Come Dancing covers) backed by an all-star Singer’s Room house band led by former Van Morrison, Incognito, Joe Cocker drummer Geoff Dunn.
The Singer’s Room also introduces the pick of the most exciting new performers emerging on the scene, with one they’re all talking about – the fabulous Joanna Harman – lined up for an early headlining slot. London’s great singers explore the Soul America Songbook. Featuring some of the finest musicians from the soul, jazz and funk genres working in UK today - this is not a jam !! Sunday nights – monthly.
Just confirmed that Yolanda Charles will be playing bass for Mary Pearce.
Yolanda is probably most well-known for being Robbie Williams' bass player but also (all over YouTube) Mick Jagger, Dave Stewart, Paul Weller, Gabrielle, Alison Moyet, KD Lang, BB King et al.
Mary Pearce is one of London busiest and most experienced vocalists and has worked prolifically with some of the most recognised names in today's industry. She regularly performs live as both lead and backing vocalist throughout the UK and extensively in major cities worldwide. Since 1992 she has worked with artists such as Lionel Ritchie, Grace Jones, Courtney Pine, Boy George and Donna Summer. Her love for the stage and passion for singing has lead her to work with Andy Hay on the touring production of “Hold On”. As a solo artist Mary featured and enjoyed success with Leeds based outfit “Up Yer Ronson”. Live/Touring performances: include Primal Sceam, Beverly Night, Kubb, Chaka Khan, Culture Club, Donna Summer, Roy Ayers, Shola Ama to name but a few. Most recently Mary’s phenomenal voice features on Calvin Harris’ hit single “Ready for the weekend”.