We have over 300 songs to suit all occasions, but it will be much easier to list the artists we cover.... and far from being only a cover band, we even have several originals and by popular request are working
on a CD.
Most bands seem to cover predominantly British music, so we concentrate on mostly the great American artists - if we were more famous we'd be exclusively an Americana band!
1930s/40s - Original blues artists - Robert Johnson etc, plus some Swing and Jazz artists - Billie Holliday, Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald, Bessie Smith etc
- Nat King Cole*, Dinah Washington, Elvis*, Johnny Cash*, Bill Monroe, Patsy Cline, Buddy Holly*, Little Richard, Carl Perkins, Ray Charles, Everly Bros, Chuck Berry*, Tony Bennett, Bobby Darin,Eddie Cochrane etc etc
60's/70's - Eric Clapton*, Jerry Reed*, Eagles*, Johnny Rivers, Nancy Sinatra, Mama Cass, Sam Cooke, Bob Dylan*, Tony Joe White*, CCR*, Stealers Wheel, Neil Young*, Jimmy Buffett, Delaney and Bonnie,Roy Orbison*, Stones*, Drifters, Kitty
Lester, James Taylor, Jim Croce, Stevie Wonder, Thunderbirds, Paul Simon, Carole King, Bob Seger, Delbert McLinton, Loggins and Messina, Smokey Robinson, Daddy Cool etc etc
70's/80's on - Steve
Earle, Brookes and Dunn, John Fogarty, Bruce Springsteen*, Van Morrison, Norah Jones, Alison Moyet, Mavericks, Dire Straits, Major Matchbox, Stevie Ray Vaughn, Linda Ronstad*, Tom Petty, Ry Cooder, Kitty Daisy and Lewis, Lynard Skynard, JJ Cale*, Chris Isaak,
Darius Rucker,Fleetwood Mac, Shania Twain, John Cougar Mellencamp, Travelling Wilburys, Imelda May, Billy Joel, Chris Stapleton, Jason Mraz, Ben Harper etc etc
...and...a nod to Kiwi music - Headband,
Hogsnort Rupert, Hello Sailor, etc, even Teeks!
* indicates 4 or more songs by the artist, usually spanning several decades - eg - Roy Orbison from 50's to 80's