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Sound of the Suburb

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About Sound of the Suburb

Great Music for Good Times
Party band
Public liability insurance of £10 million

Sound of the Suburb is a high energy band playing a wide variety of crowd pleasing favourites primarily from the '50s to the '80s, along with songs from the '90s and more current material. We can also learn songs not on our current list if requested. The songs we perform are designed to engage audiences and get everyone up and dancing, but we can also play quieter material or solo piano pieces if needed. We have full, professional quality sound PA and light show (PAT tested).

Sound of the Suburb's Reviews

From customers:

Sara N
6 years ago

Dear Chris and all the Sound of the Suburb crew Thank you so much for playing our party last night. Sound of the Suburb were fabulous. We all loved dancing and singing along to your amazing repertoire. You were a really great addition to our party, and really made the evening for us all Thank you all so much Best Regards

Louise O
6 years ago

Absolutely fantastic band. The first thing everyone said after was how great the band was. Not only were they playing some fantastic music but they seemed to be really enjoying themselves and involving themselves with the guests which was great. Very friendly and easy to book. Could not rave enough about them and would highly recommended them. Thank you all so much, you really made the party. Let’s hope I can hire you again for another bash!!!

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Sound of the Suburb's Song list

All Day And All Of The Night - The Kinks
Alright Now - Free
Always On My Mind - Elvis Presley
American Girl - Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
Another One Bites The Dust - Queen
Apache - The Shadows
Baby Please Don't Go - Van Morrison and Them
Ballroom Blitz - Sweet
Bang Bang (My Baby Shot me Down) - Nancy Sinatra
Blue Hotel - Chris Isaak
Blue Suede Shoes - Elvis Presley
Born To Be Wild - Steppenwolf
Brand New Cadillac - Vince Taylor/The Clash
Brown Eyed Girl - Van Morrison
Brown Sugar - The Rolling Stones
Burning Love - Elvis Presley
By The Way - Red Hot Chilli Peppers
C'mon Everybody - Eddie Cochran
Californication - Red Hot Chilli Peppers
Can't Buy Me Love - The Beatles
Can't Take My Eyes Off of You - Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons
Chantilly Lace - The Big Bopper
Children of the Revolution - T-Rex
Cocaine - Eric Clapton
Come Together - The Beatles
Crazy Little Thing Called Love - Queen
Dance The Night Away - The Mavericks
Dancing In The Moonlight - Thin Lizzy
Dancing Queen - Abba
Dani California - Red Hot Chilli Peppers
Daydream Believer - The Monkees
Delilah - Tom Jones
Disco Inferno - The Trammps
Don't You Forget About Me - Simple Minds
Eight Days A Week - The Beatles
Everything I Do I Do It For You - Bryan Adams
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Fire - The Jimi Hendrix Experience
Fire - Bruce Springsteen
Folsom Prison Blues - Johnny Cash
Friday On My Mind - The Easybeats
Galway Girl - Steve Earle
Get Lucky - Daft Punk
Get Ready - The Temptations
The Girl From Ipanema - Jobim/Sinatra
Great Balls Of Fire - Jerry Lee Lewis
Green Door - Shaking Stevens
Happy Together - The Turtles
Hard to Handle - Otis Redding/The Black Crowes
Heartbreak Hotel - Elvis Presley
Heatwave - The Jam
Hi Ho Silver Lining - Jeff Beck
Highway to Hell - AC/DC
Honky Tonk Woman - The Rolling Stones
Hooked On A Feeling - Blue Swede
Hound Dog - Elvis Presley
I Fought The Law - The Bobby Fuller Four/The Clash
I Got You (I Feel Good) - James Brown
I Hear You Knocking - Dave Edmonds
I Love To Boogie - T-Rex
I Only Want To Be With You - Dusty Springfield
I Put A Spell On You - Creedence Clearwater Revival/Screamin' Jay Hawkins
I Saw Her Standing There - The Beatles
I Wanna Be Sedated - The Ramones
I Want You to Want Me - Cheap Trick
I Wish - Stevie Wonder
I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles) - The Proclaimers
In The Midnight Hour - Wilson Pickett
Is This the Way to Amarillo - Tony Christie
Jackson - Johnny Cash & June Carter
The Jean Genie - David Bowie
Jingle Bell Rock - Bobby Helms
Johnny B. Goode - Chuck Berry
Jumping Jack Flash - The Rolling Stones
Keep your Hands to Yourself - The Georgia Satellites
Kiss - Prince/Tom Jones
Kung Fu Fighting - Carl Douglas
Lady Madonna - The Beatles
The Last Time - The Rolling Stones
A Little Less Conversation - Elvis Presley
Little Sister - Elvis Presley
Lola - The Kinks
London Calling - The Clash
Lonely Boy - The Black Keys
Long Train Runnin' - The Doobie Brothers
Losing My Religion - R.E.M.
Love Is The Drug - Roxy Music
Marie's the Name (Of His Latest Flame) - Elvis Presley
Monster Mash - Bobby Pickett
Mony Mony - Tommy James & The Shondells
Moon Dance - Van Morrison
Mustang Sally - Wilson Pickett
No Matter What - Badfinger
O -
Oh Boy - Buddy Holly
Old Time Rock 'n' Roll - Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band
The One I Love - REM
Oye Como Va - Santana
Pretty Woman - Roy Orbison
Proud Mary - Creedence Clearwater Revival/Tina Turner
Psycho Killer - Talking Heads
Rappers Delight/Good Times (Mash Up) - The Sugarhill Gang/Chic
Reach Out (I'll Be There) - The Four Tops
Rebel Rebel - David Bowie
Rock Around the Clock - Bill Haley & The Comets
Rock Island Line - Lonnie Donnegan
Rock This Town - Stray Cats
Roll With It - Oasis
Route 66 - Chuck Berry/Rolling Stones
Run Run Rudolph - Chuck Berry
Runaround Sue - Dion & The Belmonts
Runaway - Del Shannon
Satisfaction - The Rolling Stones
Santa Claus is Back in Town - Elvis Presley
Saturday Night's Alright for Fighting - Elton John
Shaft - Isaac Hayes
Shakin' All Over - Johnny Kidd & The Pirates
She Sells Sanctuary - The Cult
Should I Stay or Should I Go - The Clash
Sleepwalk - Santo & Johnny
Soul Man - The Blues Brothers
Stand By Me - Ben E King
Stray Cat Strut - Stray Cats
Stay With Me - Faces
Stuck in the Middle With You - Stealers Wheel
Suffragette City - David Bowie
Summer Holiday - Cliff Richard
Superstition - Stevie Wonder
Sweet Caroline - Neil Diamond
Sweet Home Alabama - Lynyrd Skynyrd
Sweet Jane - Velvet Underground
Sweet Transvestite - Rocky Horror Picture Show
Sympathy for the Devil - The Rolling Stones
Tainted Love - Gloria Jones/Soft Cell
That's Alright Mama - Elvis Presley
These Boots Are Made for Walkin' - Nancy Sinatra
This Guy's In Love With You - Herb Alpert
Time Warp - Rocky Horror Picture Show
Town Called Malice - The Jam
Turning Japanese - The Vapors
Tutti Frutti - Little Richard/Elvis Presley
The Twist/Let's Twist Again - Chubby Checker
Up Town Funk - Bruno Mars
Vertigo - U2
Volare - Domenico Modugno
The Wanderer - Dion & The Belmonts
Waterloo - Abba
(What's So Funny About) Peace Love & Understanding - Elvis Costello/Nick Lowe
What's New Pussycat - Tom Jones
Whiskey in the Jar - Traditional
White Wedding - Billy Idol
Wicked Game - Chris Isaak
Wild Rover - Traditional
Wipe Out - The Surfaris
You Do Something to Me - Paul Weller
You Don't Have To Say You Love Me - Dusty Springfield
You Never Can Tell - Chuck Berry
You Really Got Me - The Kinks
Plus many many more!!

Sound of the Suburb's Prices

Note: prices may vary based on travel distance. For an exact quote, click “Check availability”.

Standard Prices
Performance durationPrice
Up to 1 hour£1100
Up to 2 hours£1400
Up to 3 hours£1750
Budget Party Price5 musicians
Our travel to and from the venue (up to 10 miles). Set up of our lighting, sound equipment and instruments (up to 2 hours). Sound check prior to the arrival of your guests. 2 x 45 minute sets. The use of our PA during the party to make announcements and speeches.
Covers, Pop, Rock, Rock 'n' Roll, 1950s era music, 1960s era music, 1970s era music, 1980s era music, Originals
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Event types:
Birthday party, Wedding, Funeral / Memorial service, Bar / Club / Venue event, Private event, Corporate event, Charity event, Concert, Recording session, Christmas party, New Year's Eve
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