1960s era tribute band

The Rocket Billies

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About The Rocket Billies

1960s era tribute band
London
Public liability insurance of £10 million
The Rocket-Billies are one of Britain’s top Rock N’ Roll bands. 4 West End Actor Musicians that play good old Rock N’ Roll the right way!

Rock N’ Roll never gets old! The Rocket-Billies are one of Britain’s top Rock N’ Roll bands that play good old fashioned Rock N’ Roll the right way! The four piece band with over 8 West End shows worth of experience (including; Buddy, Dreamboats & Petticoats, One Man Two Guvnors, Cilla The Musical and many more) show case not only amazing musicianship but create an onstage sceptical, for the Rockets a gig is not just a gig, each show delivers the audience a true original Rock N’ Roll experience and a way to forget the real world and get flown back to the days of Teddy Boys, Bryll Creamed Quiffs and of course the songs and styles of some of the 1950’s top artists including Chuck Berry, Buddy Holly, Little Richard, Bill Haley & His Comets and lets not forget the king of Rock N’ Roll Elvis! The Rocket-Billies deliver the complete Rock N’ Roll package and create the perfect night of music that makes it impossible to stay in your seat!

Performance details
We can perform outdoors
We have vehicles we can use to travel to gigs
We require car parking close to venues
Our equipment is PAT tested
We own a PA system
Musicianship
Genres:
1950s era music, 1960s era music, Vintage, Pop, Rock, Rock 'n' Roll
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Event types:
Theatre / Show, Wedding, Wedding proposal, Hotel / Restaurant event, Bar / Club / Venue event, Private event, Corporate event, Charity event, Concert, Recording session, Cruise, Burns night, Birthday party, Christmas party, New Year's Eve
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Song list

Buddy Holly:
- That’ll Be The Day
- Everyday
- Rave On
- Peggy Sue
- Oh Boy!
- Fade Away
- It Doesn’t Matter Any More
Chuck Berry;
- Johnny B Goode
- Roll Over Beethoven
- Never Can Tell
- Maybelline
- No Particular Place To Go
- Nadine
- Rock N Roll Music
Jerry Lee Lewis;
- Whole Lotta Shakin’
- Great Balls Of Fire
Eddie Cochran;
- Summer Time Blues
- 20 Flight Rock
- C’mon Everybody
Ray Charles;
- What I’d Say
- Hit The Road Jack
- I Got A Women
Little Richard;
- Long Tall Sally
- Lucille
- Ready Teddy
- Rip It Up
- Tutti Frutti
- Good Golly Miss Molly
Elvis;
- All Shook Up
- Blue Suede Shoes
- Fever
- Heartbreak Hotel
- Hound Dog
- That’s Alright Mama
Chantilly Lace - The Big Bopper
Matchbox - Carl Perkins
Bo Diddley - Do Diddley
Some other Guy - The Big Three
Rock Around The Clock - Bill Hayley
Shake Rattle & Roll - Bill Hayley
Oh Carol - Neil Sedaka
La Bamba - Richie Valens
Twist N Shout - The Beatles
Boys - The Beatles
Twistin’ The Night Away - Sam Cooke
Bring It On Home - Sam Cooke
$100 Bill - Buddy Guy
At The Hop - Danny & The Juniors
Runaround Sue - Dion
The Wanderer - Dion & The Belmonts
Wipe Out - The Surfaris
Pretty Women - Roy Orbison
Miserlou- Dick Dale
Shakin All Over - Johnny Kidd & The Pirates
The Twist - Chubby Checker
Splash Splash - Bobby Darin
Move It - Cliff Richard
Do You Wanna Dance - Cliff Richard
Boom Boom - Jerry Lee Hooker
Quarter To Three - Gary US Bond
I’m A Believer - The Monkees
Customer questions

Do you have different line-up options?

We have 2 line up options: - 3 piece (guitar, bass and drums) - 4 piece (guitar, bass, drums and piano)

What if my timings change after I've booked you?

Just let us know as soon as possible and we’ll try our best to accommodate you.

Can you provide an iPod/DJ service before and between your sets?

Yes

How much time do you need to set up?

About 1-1.5 hours is our normal set up and sound check time.

Can you roam around while you perform?

Yes, please contact for more info.

Can I pick the songs you play from the set list?

On our page you will find an extensive list of songs that we play, feel free to pick and choose from this.

Is all of the equipment (e.g. PA & lighting) included in your quote?

Yes

Can you learn song requests before the event?

Possibly, please contact

What do your clients love most about your performances?

Our energetic performance.m, great 50’s sound and professional attitude

Which venues have you performed at in the past?

All of our performers have at some point performed at a West End or professional tour standard. So in a huge array of venues from London to Australia

Which artists have you been most influenced by?

Anything 1950’s and 60’s Rock N’ Roll

What is the most high profile gig you've performed?

All of our performers have at some point performed at a West End or professional tour standard. So anywhere from London to Australia

Prices

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

Standard Prices
Performance durationPrice
Up to 1 hour£700
Up to 2 hours£1100
Up to 3 hours£1600