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help with cover songs #1646233
07/18/05 07:22 AM
07/18/05 07:22 AM
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i play bass in a rock cover band. we mainly play classic rock, but are open to other genres of rock as well.

i am trying to work on our setlist since we recently added a keyboard player.

here it is:

Set List

1. Break on Thru - doors
2. I want to hold your hand - beatles
3. Mother’s little helper - stones
4. Boys don’t Cry - cure
5. Purple Haze - hendrix
6. Green River – ccr
7. Sidewinder Sleeps Tonight - rem
8. Sunshine of Your Love - cream
9. Message in a Bottle - police
10. Get Back – beatles
11. Symphony in C - cake
12. Hush – deep purple________________SET TWO
13. Cinnamon Girl – neil young
14. De do do do, De da da da - police
15. Strange Brew - cream
16. Back in the USSR – Beatles
17. Mike in the Box – Greg’s original
18. Courage – tradgically hip
19. Bad Moon Rising - ccr
20. Justice Sleeps – Torin’s original
21. Roadhouse Blues – doors
22. I Feel Fine – the beatles
23. Taking Care of Business - bto
24. Truth Hits Everybody – police_______________SET THREE
25. Light my fire - doors
26. Middle of the road – pretenders
27. Born under a bad sign – cream
28. Drugs in my pocket – monks
29. suffergette city – david bowie
30. Jumping Jack Flash – rolling stones
31. Incense and peppermints – strawberry alarmclock
32. take the money and run – steve miller
33. Driven to drinking – Greg’s original

Other songs I am thinking of

Oyo coma va (sp?) – santana
Saturday nights alright – elton john
Call me the breeze – lyrnd skyrnd
Fleetwood mac
Look at little sister – stevie ray vaughn

Many of the songs in our current set list are either not that great to dance to and/or dont have keys.

Looking at other band's setlist doesnt help because unless i am very famaliar with the song i wont know if it has keys or not.

Could you please suggest songs that we may include in our setlist that have keys and are danceable?

Re: help with cover songs #1646234
07/25/05 10:35 PM
07/25/05 10:35 PM
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Ok we are a classic rock and blues band and we have a keyboard player also... this is our song list.. remember it is not always COOL to use your keyboard player on EVERYTHING... on some things put him out in front singing with you... or make him play tamborine..or rhythum guitar ..or effects with the drummer..or anything..or cow bell ..or whatever.. anyway here it is : good luck .......Lee in Detroit:

Play with fire Rolling Stones

2. Miss You Rolling Stones

3. Down by the River Crosby Stills and Nash

4. Them Changes Hendrix / Buddy Miles

5. Salt of the Earth Rolling Stones

6. Takin Care of Business BTO

7. Brown Sugar Rolling Stones

8. Rip this Joint Rolling Stones

9. Honky Tonk Women Rolling Stones

10. Jumpin Jack Flash Rolling Stones

11. One way Out Allman Brothers

12. Sympathy for the Devil Rolling Stones

13. Stray Cat Blues Rolling Stones

14. My Girl Temptations

15. Night Moves Bob Seger

16. Desperado Eagles

17. Sunshine of your love Cream

18. Cross Roads Clapton

19. Night Moves Bob Seger

20. Sharp Dressed Man ZZ Top

21. Foxy Lady Hendrix

22. Hay Joe Hendrix

23. Take it Easy Eagles

24. Pin Ball Wizard Who

25. You can't allways get Rolling Stones

26. Witer shade of Pale Procol Harum

27. 25 or 6 to 4 Chicago

28. Gimmie Some Lovin Spencer Davis Group

29. Center Fold J. Geils Band

30. Along the watch tower Hendrix

31. Nights in white satin Moody Blues

32. Southern Man Neil Young

33. RR Hoochie Koo Johnny Winter

34. Red House Hendrix

35. Stormy Monday Allman Brothers

36. Wippin Post Allman Brothers

37. Little Wing Hendrix

38. Road House Blues Doors

39. Everybody needs Somebody Blues Brothers

40. Soul Man Blues Brothers

41. Get Together Youngbloods

42. Spooky Classic 5

43. Fortunate Son CCR

44. Susie Q CCR

45. Got a line on you Spirit

46. When a man loves a woman Percy Sledge

47. To Love Somebody Bee Gees

48. The Waiting Tom Petty

49. Sweet home Alabama Lenord Skinner

50. Walk away Joe Welch

51. Smoke on the water Deep Purple

52. Summertime blues Who

53. Old Time Rock & Roll Bob Segar

54. Gloria Them

55. Play with Fire Rolling Stones

56. La Grange ZZ Top

57. Louie Louie Kingsmen

58. Walkin the Dog Aerosmith

59. Who stop the rain CCR

60. Born to be wild Steppenwolf

61. Gimmie 3 steps Lenord Skynard

62. Takin care of Business BTO

63. Mr. Tambourine Man Bob Dylan

64. 8 miles high Byrds

65. I can't hold out Clapton

66. Time is on my Side Rolling Stones

67. Born to be Wild Steppin Wolf

68. Desperado Eagles

69. Have u ever seen the rain CCR

70. Not fade away Rolling Stones

71. Stairway to Heaven Zep

72. Yesterday Beatles

73. Something Beatles

74. Refugee Tom Petty

75. Take the money and run Steve Miller

76. Stormy Monday Allman Brothers

77. Hurts so Good John Cougar

78. Statesboro Blues Allman Brothers

79. Moondance Van Morrison

80. Center Field CCR

81. Power of Love Huey Lewis

82. Beginnings Chicago

83. Start Me Up Rolling Stones

84. Midnight Rider Greg Allman

85. Lodi CCR

86. Evil Ways Santana

87. Black Magic Women Santana

88. Magic Carpet Ride Steppen Wolf

89. Aqua Lung Tull

90. Road House Blues Doors

91. Homesick Travis Tritt

92. Mustang Sally Wilson Pickett

93. Can't get enough Bad Company

94. Good Time Charley Danny O'keefe

95. Shaken All Over Who

96. You've lost that lovin Righteous Brothers


97. All day an all of the night. Kinks

98. Tired of Waiting Kinks

99. I can't Explain Who

100. My Generation Who

101. Mississippi Queen Mountain

102. Never in my Life Mountain

103. Funk 49 James Gang

104. Walk Away Joe Walsh

105. Badge Cream

106. Too Rolling Stoned Robin Trower

107. Good Times Bad Times Zeppelin

108. Here's a Quarter Travis Tritt

109. Anymore Travis Tritt

110. Crossfire SRV

111. Cheap Sunglasses ZZ Top

112. Whiskey Train Procol Harum

113. Rock and Roll Velvet Underground

114. Can I Trust You With My Heart Travis Tritt

Re: help with cover songs #1646235
07/25/05 10:39 PM
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Here is our website in case you want to look at it..Lee

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