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The Boatmen

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Pop band
Public liability insurance of £10 million
The Boatmen are an incredible live function act that take you on a trip back through the archives of the very best British pop music

The Boatmen are an incredible live function act that take you on a trip back through the archives of the very best British pop music; from the swinging sound of 60’s Merseybeat all the way to 90’s Brit Pop, Indie-Rock and beyond. They're live show is like flicking through your favourite copy of The NME - you'll be on your feet all night and running home to grab your Fred Perry's ad Chelsea Heels come the morning! Style OUR STYLE Crisp suits, quaffed hair and cracking harmonies. The Boatmen are a thrilling vintage act with an effortless, contemporary twist. Experience OUR EXPERIENCE The band has shared the stage with acts like Bob Dylan, Status Quo and Florence & The Machine. When you book The Boatmen, you’re getting the very best. Testimonials OUR CLIENTS SAY... “The Boatmen were absolutely fantastic and truly captured the crowd as the dance floor was constantly full at our wedding reception.... The guys were so friendly and everyone had an amazing time.” Show Options STANDARD PACKAGE Professional covers band, with stunning live show 2 x 60 or 3 x 40 minute live sets Excellent repertoire of the best modern and classic dance floor fillers Professional PA, stage lighting & sound engineer Bespoke pre-mixed disco before and after live sets Your choice of first dance or special request performed PAT certified equipment and Public Liability Insurance (required by venue) Dedicated booking manager on hand throughout the booking and planning process OPTIONAL EXTRAS 60 minute live lounge-style acoustic trio set - perfect for your drinks reception or during dinner 60 minute solo singer/guitarist set - an alternative to the trio set for during drinks or dinner Band member to DJ live Weddings Weddings A great alternative to the standard wedding band. The Boatmen has something for every one of your guests to fall in love with! Parties Parties Set your big night alight with the very best of British pop music. They really know how to get the party going! Corporate Functions Corporate Functions The Boatmen have cultivated a reputation for consistently delivering exceptional corporate entertainment.

Performance details
We can perform outdoors
Our equipment is PAT tested
We own a PA system
Pop, Alternative rock, Indie, Pop rock, Punk rock, Rock, Covers, Top 40
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Event types:
Wedding, Wedding proposal, Funeral / Memorial service, Church service, Hotel / Restaurant event, Bar / Club / Venue event, Private event, Corporate event, Charity event, Concert, Recording session, Theatre / Show, Cruise, Burns night, Birthday party, Christmas party, New Year's Eve
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Song list

1950's - Present Day
(I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction - The Rolling Stones
(Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher And Higher - Jackie Wilson
All The Small Things - Blink 182
Beatles Medley - The Beatles
Brown Eyed Girl - Van Morrison
Castle On The Hill - Ed Sheeran
Chelsea Dagger - The Fratellis
Common People - Pulp
Crazy Little Thing Called Love - Queen
Dancing In The Moonlight - Toploader
Do You Love Me - The Contours
Don’t Look Back In Anger - Oasis
Don’t Stop - Fleetwood Mac
Elvis Medley - Elvis Presley
Feel It Still - Portugal The Man
Get Lucky - Daft Punk
Gimmie Some Lovin’ - The Spencer Davis Group
Great Balls Of Fire - Jerry Lee Lewis
Go Your Own Way - Fleetwood Mac
Happy - Pharrell Williams
Hey Jude - The Beatles
Hey Ya! - Outkast
Honky Tonk Woman - The Rolling Stones
Human - The Killers
I Bet You Look Good On The Dancefloor - Arctic Monkeys
I Got You (I Feel Good) - James Brown
I’m A Believer - The Monkees
I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles) - The Proclaimers
Johnny B. Goode - Chuck Berry
Keep On Running - The Spencer Davis Group
Kinks Medley - The Kinks
Last Nite - The Strokes
Mr Brightside - The Killers
Mrs Robinson - Simon And Garfunkel
Mustang Sally - Wilson Pickett
Oh, Pretty Woman - Roy Orbison
Paradise - George Ezra
Parklife - Blur
Proud Mary - Ike & Tina Turner
Save Tonight - Eagle-Eye Cherry
Sex On Fire - Kings Of Leon
Shake A Tail Feather - The Five Du-Tones
Shut Up And Dance - Walk The Moon
Signed Sealed Delivered - Stevie Wonder
Soul Man - Sam & Dave
Summer Of 69 - Bryan Adams
Superstition - Stevie Wonder
Surfin’ Usa - The Beach Boys
Sweet Caroline - Neil Diamond
Sweet Home Alabama - Lynyrd Skynyrd
Tainted Love - Soft Cell
Teenage Dirtbag - Wheatus
The Way You Make Me Feel - Michael Jackson
Thinking Out Loud - Ed Sheeran
Town Called Malice - The Jam
Twist And Shout - The Beatles
Use Somebody - Kings Of Leon
Valerie - The Zutons
Wonderwall - Oasis
Acoustic Add On
(Sittin’ On) The Dock Of The Bay - Otis Reading
(What A) Wonderful World - Sam Cooke
Budapest - George Ezra
Come Together - The Beatles
Don’t Stop Believin’ - Journey
Free Fallin’ - Tom Petty
Hallelujah I Love You So - Ray Charles
Heartbreak Hotel - Elvis Presley
Ho Hey - The Lumineers
Hold Back The River - James Bay
Hotel California - Eagles
Isn’t She Lovely - Stevie Wonder
Layla - Eric Clapton
My Sweet Lord - George Harrison
Shape Of You - Ed Sheeran
Shut Up And Dance - Walk The Moon
Stand By Me - Ben E. King
Stuck In The Middle With You - Stealers Wheel
Sunny Afternoon - The Kinks
Sympathy For The Devil - The Rolling Stones
The Scientist - Coldplay
Valerie - Mark Ronson/Amy Winehouse
Wonderwall - Oasis
You Never Can Tell - Chuck Berry
Your Song - Elton John