Song List

  • The songs in the list are thoughtfully selected with a certain percentage of songs from each decade, a certain number of songs that are considered  'sing-alongs', and a certain number of songs from different genres.  

  • Songs are chosen by level of popularity and how well they work with backing tracks accompanied by a singer/guitar player.  There is also a number of 'novelty' songs that can be performed if appropriate to the venue, as well as fun sound clips. 

  • If you would like a certain song(s) performed for your event that you don't see on the list, let me know and I'll do my best to add it if possible. Or, if you would just like to suggest a song that you think would work well, I welcome the input! Just go to the "Contact" page above and send me a message.

  • Make sure to visit the Videos page to see videos and hear audio tracks of selected songs. 



Acoustic Guitar

Dock of the Bay - Otis Redding

The Weight - The Band

Ballad of John and Yoko - The Beatles

Ring of Fire - Johnny Cash

Brown Eyed Girl - Van Morrison/J Buffet

Fly Me to the Moon - Frank Sinatra

Electric Guitar

These Boots Were Made for Walking - Nancy Sinatra/Billy Ray Cyrus

You Never Can Tell - Chuck Berry

I'm a Believer - The Monkees

Hawaii Five O - The Ventures

The Letter - The Box Tops

Come Together - The Beatles/Aerosmith


Acoustic Guitar

Melissa - The Allman Brothers

Layla - Eric Clapton (Acoustic)

Long Haired Country Boy - Charlie Daniels Band

Brandy - Looking Glass

Margaritaville - Jimmy Buffet

You Don't Mess Around with Jim - Jim


Make Me Smile (Come up and see me) - Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel

Kodachrome - Paul Simon

Into the Mystic - Van Morrison

Kodachrome - Paul Simon

Moondance - Van Morrison

Into the Mystic - Van Morrison

Electric Guitar

Dead Flowers - The Rolling Stones

Comfortably Numb - Pink Floyd

Sultans of Swing - Dire Straits

Stuck in the Middle with You - Stealers Wheel/Keith Urban

Black Magic Woman - Santana

De You Feel Like We Do - Peter Frampton

Kid Charlemagne - Steely Dan

Take It Easy - The Eagles

Hooked On a Feeling - Blue Swede

Crazy Little Thing Called Love - Queen

I Need to Know - Tom Petty

Sweet Home Alabama - Lynrd Skynrd


Acoustic Guitar

Under the Milky Way - The Church

End Of the Line - The Traveling Wilbury's

Copperhead Road - Steve Earle

Small Town - John Mellencamp

Brilliant Disguise - Bruce Springsteen

Karma Kameleon - Boy George

Electric Guitar

Stray Cat Strut - The Stray Cats

Tightrope - Stevie Ray Vaughn

Everybody Wants to Rule the World - Tears for Fears

Pride and Joy - Stevie Ray Vaughn

Swingin - John Anderson

Unchain My Heart - Joe Cocker


Acoustic Guitar

74, 75 - The McConnels

Babylon - David Gray

Runaway Train - Soul Asylum

Sing - Travis

Losing My Religion - The R. E. M.

Friday I'm In Love - The Cure

Electric Guitar

Mary Janes Last Dance- Tom Petty

One Headlight - The Wallflowers

One - U2

Learn to Fly - Foo Fighters

Why Me - Delbert McClinton

True Lies - Kenny Wayne Shepard

2000 -2010

Acoustic Guitar

Sittin, Waitin, Wishin - Jack Johnson

Satellite - Guster

Say Hey, I Love You - Michael Franti

Sweet Pea - Amos Lee

Old Number Seven - The Devil Makes Three

Wagon Wheel - Old Crow Medicine Show

Electric Guitar

New Shoes - Paolo Nutini

Bad Things - Jace Everett (True Blood)

Heaven - Los Lonely Boys

Waiting On the World to Change - John Mayer

Boulevard of Broken Dreams - Green Day

2010 and beyond

Acoustic Guitar

Knock Knock - Jack Savoretti

Ho Hey - The Lumineers

Whitehouse Road - Tyler Childers

New York, New York - Ryan Adams

Rose Tattoo - Dropkick Murphys

Tennessee Whiskey - Chris Stapleton

Electric Guitar

Gold On the Ceiling - The Black Keys

Aint No Man - The Avett Brothers

Mr. Lonely - Midland

Dani California - Red Hot Chili Peppers

Buy Me a Boat - Chris Janson

Aint Much Left of Me - Blackberry Smoke

Various Sound Clips

The Love Boat

Theme from "Game of Thrones"

Theme from "Jeopardy"

Theme frim "Mission Impossible"

Yakety Sax (Benny Hill Theme)

Theme from "Wonder Woman"

James Bond Theme

Theme from the "Andy Griffith Show"

Theme from "Inspector Gadget"

Theme from "The Twilight Zone"

Theme from "Psycho"


The song list may change from time to time based on audience feedback and my own whims. Although I try to keep the website updated, the song list used for performances may vary slightly from what's listed here.