Too Darn Soulful!

It's what's in the grooves that counts

Welcome to TOO DARN SOULFUL, the champions for Northern, Motown & Classic Soul in Brighton.


Most of our events are staged at the wonderfully. atmospheric Funky Fish Club which you'll find based in The New Madeira Hotel near Brighton Pier.


On this page you will find information and tickets for our events. Please note Members prices apply to card holders of Too Darn Soulful AND The Soul Survivors. These concessionary rates are also available for NUS and NHS cardholders.

What's Happening..




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Paddy Shevlin's long awaited memoir is now available on Amazon or go to to get a signed and dedicated copy.

Scroll down below for news of all our forthcoming events.


Thanks to all who supported our recent Soul & Motown Night in aid of Sussex Homeless Support. It was one brilliant occasion and so nice to be able to acknowledge the wonderful work being done by the good people of SHS every day 24/7.


* We can now announce the dates of the Too Darn Soulful NORTHERN SOUL CHRISTMAS PARTY and The Soul Survivors' Christmas Party at The Greyhound Stadium in Hove. Just scroll down for more information and ticket links


* THE BIG NEWS this month is that we can now announce that we will be staging  an IRISH SOUL WEEKENDER in Westport, Co.Mayo from 7th-9th February next years. See the flyer below and register your interest at as soon as possible. The initial response has been overwhelming and it looks like it's going to be quite a jolly !





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