Forty4 Biog

Forty4 are a unique band hailing from the north-west of England playing their own brand of R&B and Funk.

Formed in 2007, the band create a sound they describe as ‘Rhythm & Groove’ music which can be found on their debut 10-track CD, ’44 Minutes’. A highly acclaimed debut, the album has caught the attention of Paul Jones who has featured it on his on the prime-time evening BBC Radio 2 show.

Drawing from a rich heritage of Americana, Funk, Swing, R&B and produced by Pete Brown (son of the great Joe Brown, brother of sultry songstress Sam), this recording captures the band’s old-school vibe, also prominent throughout their live show.

Rather than follow fashion, Forty4 have nurtured their style into a music rarely heard on the UK live circuit, filling a gap in the market for new music enthusiasts, everywhere.

Forty4 are:

Forty4 are an organic band, constantly evolving, subconsciously trying not to get pigeonholed into one genre. Yes they play Blues, yes they play Funk, yes they play R&B; but at the end of the day, if you strip away the labelling, you’re left with all that matters – Great music.