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BluFunk Syndicate

Really Cool Funky Music with Soul

The BluFunk Syndicate are a 10 piece band formed in November 2014 as a Ribble Valley Jazz & Blues Club Band. They have shown that they can fill the dance floor with a combination of infectious funky grooves and cool music. The band is currently led by Gary Ward who is a talented local music teacher and director who for many years has nurtured local music talent.

‘BluFunk’ cover choice classic tunes from the likes of James Brown, Herbie Hancock, Stevie Wonder Tina Turner, Otis Redding, Osibisa, The Dynamics and many more.

With a repertoire to please all tastes, this versatile band has all the ingredients to make your wedding, private or corporate event remarkable from the first note.


BluFunk has vacancies for trumpet and trombone players. If interested please email

When the situation eases, we will be available for Weddings, Parties, Festivals and larger venues. To book us please send an email to

Click here to go to the BluFunk Facebook page >

Upcoming Events

Violin icon Jack Campbell – Piano

Wed, 6 Dec - 7:30pm to 10:00pm
A Clitheroe Concerts Society Event >

Radio icon Non Dou Fooleesha

Wed, 6 Dec - 9:00pm to 11:00pm
Ribble FM Jazz & Blues Show >

Paolo Fuschi & The Outsiders

Sun, 10 Dec - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
RVJB in association with SALVAGE HOUSE >

Saxophone icon Low Moor Club Jammin'

Tue, 12 Dec - 7:30pm to 10:00pm
Low Moor Club, St Paul's Street >

Radio icon Paul Rigby presents

Wed, 13 Dec - 9:00pm to 11:00pm
“Big Bands & Beyond” >

Dinner plate icon Ribble Valley Jazz Big Band 

Sun, 17 Dec - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Sunday Lunchtime Jazz at the Spread >

See the full calendar >