In Good Hands with Noel McCalla

A soul special featuring the music of US soul legends Al Jarreau, Bill Withers and Al Green

PizzaExpress Live (Holborn)

A soul special featuring the legendary music of Al Jarreau, Al Green and Bill Withers is coming to Holborn for an extraordinary night of soul, jazz and r&b with the amazing band 'In Good Hands' featuring the stunning vocals of Noel McCalla. One of the leading soul singers in the UK. Renowned for their high level musicianship and electrifying live shows, the band has garnered the support of Blues And Soul magazine and Radio/Club DJ’s far and wide. 

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“glowing set from soul artist Noel McCalla who gave his band a spring in its step, and a performance of spine tingling falsetto and careering funk”


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Vocalist Noel McCalla has sung for names like Morrisey Mullen, Manfred Mann’s Earth Band and Mezzoforte. 

On this occasion he and his band “In Good Hands” will be paying tribute to the great US soul legends - Al Jarreau, Bill Withers and Al Green.

Joining Noel on stage will be , Orefo Orakwue on bass, Patrick Clahar on saxophone, Andy Noble on keyboards and Jack Karnacz-Pollitt on keys ( to be confirmed).

Noel’s career started in the 70’s with the band ‘Moon’ who recorded two albums for epic records The band received high acclaim.  

The mid eighties also saw Noel hook up  with the seminal jazz/funk band Morrisey/Mullen while providing vocals on Mike Rutherford’s highly acclaimed album “Smallcreep’s Day”.

From the early 90’s, for more than 18 years, Noel’s searing, soulful vocals were featured with the iconic Manfred Mann’s Earth Band. Noel has also worked for Alfonso Johnson, Mike Rutherford, Paul Wellar and Trevor Rabin.  
Noel is known  for his energetic and virtuosic live performances, he is not just a world class singer but also a world class front man, his captivating control over the band and his audience interaction & involvement make it an exhilarating musical experience for all involved.

Band Line Up

Noel McCalla (vocals)
Orefo Orakwue (bass)
Tim Cansfield (guitar)
Andy Noble (keys) 
Pat Clahar (sax)