Frequently-Asked Questions

Set Lists

John provides a wide selection of music to cater for all tastes; check out some of his sample set lists below.

Sample 80s & 90s Songs

  • Ask
    The Smiths
  • She’s Electric
  • Blister In The Sun
    Violent Femmes
  • Missing you
    John Waites
  • Happy Hour
    The Housemartins
  • Breakfast at Tiffanys
    Deep blue something
  • Faith
    George Michael
  • Turning Japanese
    The Vapors
  • Dancing on the ceiling
    Lionel Richie
  • Lost Weekend
    Lloyd Cole and the Commotions
  • Going Underground
    The Jam
  • Gold
    Spandau Ballet
  • Rat Trap
    Boomtown Rats
  • The look of love
  • Lip Up Fatty
    Bad Manners
  • Land Down Under
    Land Down Under
  • House Of Fun
  • Sit Down
  • Watching The Detectives
    Elvis Costello
  • Hold me now
    Thompson twins
  • All right
  • China Girl
    David Bowie
  • Dignity
    Deacon Blue
  • A Message To You Rudy
    The Specials
  • Keep it all in
    Beautiful South
  • Centrefold
    J Geils Band
  • The One I Love
  • Come On Eileen
    Dexy's Midnight Runners
  • Town Called Malice
    The Jam
  • TRUE
    Spandau Ballet

Sample 90s & 2000s Songs

  • Float On
    Modest Mouse
  • Fall At Your Feet
    Crowded House
  • Free Falling
    Tom Petty
  • Talking About A Revolution
    Tracy Chapman
  • Maybe Tomorrow
    The Stereophonics
  • Whistle For The Choir
    The Fratellis
  • Save Tonight
    Eagle eye Cherry
  • Everybody's Changing
  • Weather With You
    Crowded House
  • Big Sur
    The Thrills
  • The Bends
  • Knocking On Heavens Door
    Guns and Roses
  • I Wouldn't Believe Your Radio
    The Stereophonics
  • Don't Look Back In Anger
  • Breaking The Girl
    Red Hot Chilli Pappers
  • Have A Nice Day
    The Stereophonics
  • Keep It All In
    Beautiful South
  • High And Dry
  • Babylon
    David Gray
  • Man On The Moon
  • Dosed
    Red Hot Chilli Pappers
  • Losing My Religion
  • Don't Go
    Hothouse Flowers
  • Karma Police

Sample Country Songs

  • Ain't going down till the sun comes up
    Garth Brooks
  • Ring Of Fire
    Johnny Cash
  • Walking In Memphis
    Marc Cohen
  • Past The Point Of Rescue
    Mick Hanly
  • Standing outside the fire
    Garth Brooks
  • The Gambler
    Kenny Rogers
  • Ruby
    Kenny Rogers
  • Friends In Low Places
    Garth Brooks
  • Jackson
    Johnny Cash
  • Bad Moon Rising
    Credence Clearwater Revival
  • Dance The Night Away
    The Mavericks
  • Wagon Wheel
    Darius Rucker
  • Forever And Ever Amen
    Randy Travis
  • Act Naturally
    Buck Owens and the Buckaroos
  • Peaceful Easy Feeling
  • Folsom Prison Blues
    Johnny Cash
  • Country Roads
    John Denver
  • Thunder Road
    Garth Brooks
  • Lying Eyes
  • The Galway girl

Sample Good Time Songs

  • Dancing In The Dark
    Bruce Springsteen
  • Brown Eyed Girl
    Van Morrison
  • Take It Easy
  • Sugar Sugar
    The Archies
  • Make Me An Island
    Joe Dolan
  • Forever In Blue Jeans
    Neil Diamond
  • Rocking All Over The World
    Status Quo
  • Got My Mind Set On You
    George Harrison
  • Knock 3 Times
    Tony Orlando and Dawn
  • Pretty Woman
    Roy Orbison
  • Let Your Love Flow
    Bellamy Brothers
  • 3 Steps To Heaven
    Dean Martin
  • River Deep Mountain High
    Ike and Tina Turner
  • Needles And Pins
    The Searchers
  • Me & Bobby McGee
    Kris Kristofferson
  • Build me up Buttercup
    The Foundatations
  • American Pie
    Don McLean
  • Things
    Bobby Darin
  • King Of The Road
    Roger Miller
  • Bright Side Of The Road
    Van Morrison
  • Hurt So Good
    John Mellencamp
  • 500 Miles
    The Proclaimers
  • Pearly Shells
    John Frawley
  • Me & Julio
    Paul Simon
  • Not Unusual
    Tom Jones
  • Call Me Al
    Paul Simon
  • Help Yourself
    Tom Jones
  • Make Me Smile
    Steve Harley and the Cockney Rebel
  • Make Me An Island
    Joe Dolan
  • Ever Seen The Rain
    Creedence Clearwater Revival

Sample Irish Songs

  • Fisherman's Blues
    The Waterboys
  • Whiskey In The Jar
    Thin Lizzy
  • Used to Love Her
    The Sawdoctors
  • Dirty Old Town
    The Pogues
  • Don't Go
    Hothouse Flowers
  • Irish Rover
    The Pogues and The Dubliners
  • Saints And Sinners
    Paddy Casey
  • Wild Rover
  • Hills Of Donegal
    Goats Don't Shave
  • Whole Of The Moon
    The Waterboys
  • N17
    The Sawdoctors
  • Brewing Up A Storm
    The Stunning
  • The Fields Of Athenry
    Paddy Reilly
  • Fiesta
    The Pogues
  • Sally Maclennane
    The Pogues
  • July
  • Galway Girl
    Sharon Shannon and Mundy

Sample Modern Songs

  • Love Me Like You
    The Magic Numbers
  • Bones
    The Killers
  • She's So Lovely
    Scouting for girls
  • Heartbeat
    Scouting for Girls
  • Seven Nation Army
    White Stripes
  • Crazy
    Gnarls Barkley
  • I Predict A Riot
  • Drops Of Jupiter
  • Times Like These
    Foo Fighters
  • Home
    Philip Philips
  • Vertigo
  • Jenny Don't Be Hasty
    Paolo Nutini
  • Just The Way You Are
    Bruno Mars
  • All These Things That I've Done
    The Killers
  • Jerk It Out
  • All The Small Things
    Blink 182
  • Get Lucky
    Daft Punk
  • Steady As She Goes
    The Racontours
  • Can't Stop
    Red Hot Chilli Peppers
  • Dance With Me Tonight
    Olly Murs
  • I'm Yours
    Jason Mras
  • Naïve
    The Kooks
  • Are You Ready For Love
    Elton John
  • Rolling In The Deep
  • Spitting Games
    Snow Patrol
  • Monster
    The Automatic
  • Ho Hey
    The Lumineers
  • Wagon Wheel
    Old Crow Medicine Show
  • She Moves In Her Own Way
    The Kooks
  • Buck Rogers

Sample Old Time Songs

  • One Day At A Time
  • Red Rose Café
    The Fureys
  • Streets of London
    Ralph McTell
  • Wild Colonial Boy
  • Streets Of New York
    Wolfe Tones
  • Molly Malone
  • Spancil Hill
  • Where Do You Go To My Lovely
    Peter Sarstedt
  • Grace
    Jim McCann
  • The Galway Shawl
  • Black Velvet Band
  • Old Flames
    Foster and Allen

Sample Rock Songs

  • Living on a Prayer
    Bon Jovi
  • Summer Of 69
    Bryan Adams
  • The Boys Are Back In Town
    Thin Lizzy
  • Satisfaction
    The Rolling Stones
  • Hotel California
    The Eagles
  • Jessie's Girl
    Rick Springfield
  • Don't Stop Believing
  • Life In The Fast Lane
  • Jumping Jack Flash
    The Rolling Stones
  • Rocking All Over The World
    Status Quo
  • Born To Run
    Bruce Springsteen
  • Brewing Up A Storm
    The Stunning
  • Superstition
    Stevie Wonder
  • My Sharona
    The Knack
  • My Generation
    The Who
  • Dancing In The Moonlight
    Thin Lizzy

Sample Rock & Roll Songs

  • Saw Her Standing There
    The Beatles
  • Run Around Sue
    Del Shannon
  • Runaway
    Del Shannon
  • Rave On
    Buddy Holly
  • Burning Love
    Elvis Presley
  • Back In The U.S.S.R
    The Beatles
  • Hard Day’s Night
    The Beatles
  • Twist Again
    Chubby Checker
  • Twist And Shout
    The Beatles
  • Great Balls Of Fire
    Gerry Lee Lewis
  • Never Can Tell
    Chuck Berry
  • Shake Your Tail feather
    Ray Charles
  • The Young Ones
    Cliff Richard
  • Do You Love Me
    The Tremelos
  • Day Tripper
    The Beatles
  • Oh Boy
    Buddy Holly
  • Please Please Me
    The Beatles
  • Hucklebuck
    Brendan Bowyer
  • Blue Suede Shoes
    Elvis Presley
  • Me And Julio
    Simon and Garfunkel
  • Rocking Robyn
    Jackson 5
  • Reet Petite
    Jackie Wilson
  • Mrs Robinson
    Simon and Garfunkel
  • Jailhouse Rock
    Elvis Presley
  • La Bamba
    Richie Valens
  • Shake Rattle And Roll
    Bill Haley
  • All shook up
    Elvis Presley
  • Rock Around The Clock
    Bill Haley
  • Crocodile Rock
    Elton John
  • Houndog
    Elvis Presley

Sample Slow Songs

  • Lego House
    Ed Sheeran
  • Lucky Man
    The Verve
  • The Voyage
    Christy Moore
  • Fields Of Gold
  • First Cut Is The Deepest
    Cat Stevens/Rod Stewart
  • Make You Feel My Love
    Bob Dylan/Adele
  • In My Place
  • Beneath You're Beautiful
  • Angels
    Robbie Williams
  • No Woman No Cry
    Bob Marley
  • Stuck On You
    Lionel Richie
  • Alison
    Elvis Costello
  • The Dance
    Garth Brooks
  • With Or Without You
  • Baby Can I Hold Your Tonight
    Tracy Chapman/Boyzone
  • Heaven
    Bryan Adams
  • Wicked Game
    Chris Isaccs
  • Your Song
    Elton John
  • Run
    Snow Patrol
  • Wonderful Tonight
    Eric Clapton
  • Man Who Can't Be Moved
    The Script
  • Crazy Love
    Van Morrison
  • If Tomorrow Never Comes
    Garth Brooks
  • One
  • Handbags And Gladrags
    Rod Stewart/The Stereophonics
  • Chasing Cars
    Snow Patrol
  • Have I Told You Lately
    Van Morrison
  • Romeo And Juliet
    Dire Straits
  • Stuck In A Moment
  • Cannonball
    Damien Rice