Celebrating the amazing and energetic music of the 50s era with an authentic sound, a choice of stage look from DJ’s to country to rockabilly.
Lead by Julian on Vocals and Guitar, Julian has 30 years’ experience entertaining, from his time as an actor in stage shows, including performances at the Edinburgh Festival and across the local theatre circuit, to function band guitarist to Freddy tribute, his versatility and energy is addictive.
Simon, on Double Bass, is a versatile musician with over 30 years performing bass, keys and trumpet in shows and bands with occasional encounters supporting the good and great including performances with Rick Wakeman, Go west and Big Country.
And finally Paul, with 20 years as a pro drummer, Paul has spent time on the road with groups and now finds himself in studios. So bop till you drop with Bop50rocK.
Bop50rock Primary Set list 2020
Rock around the clock - Bill Haley Summertime blues – Eddie Cochran Hound dog – Elvis Shakin' All Over - Johnny Kidd C'Mon everybody- Eddie Cochran Crazy little thing called love – Queen Memphis Tennessee - Johnny Rivers Blue suede shoes – Elvis All Shook Up - Elvis Presley No Particular Place t’ Go - Chuck Berry Shake rattle and roll - Bill Haley You never can tell - Chuck Berry Keep your hands to yourself - Georgia Satellites Be bop a luba – Gene Vincent Wipe Out - Surfaris Folsom Prison Blues - Johnny Cash Stray Cat strut – Stray Cats Mystery Train - Elvis
Rock this town - Stray Cats That's alright mama - Elvis Bad moon rising- Credence Clearwater Ring of fire - Johnny Cash Route 66 - Chuck Berry Misirlou - Dick Dale Something Else - Eddie Cochran Mustang Sally - Wilson Pickett Stand by me - Ben E. King Great balls of fire- Jerry Lee Lewis Johnny B Goode - Chuck Berry Good Golly Miss Molly - Little Richard La Bamba- Richie Valens Stand by me - Ben E. King Can't buy me Love Tequila Rockabilly Rebel Lets twist again Others on request including standards from 60’s & 70’s
Based on 2 sets of 75 minutes = 2.5 hrs with a break where we play the music of the clients choice. We can play for longer if required on request .
We can also provide a pianist or keyboards for receptions at a reasonable additional cost, or a reception duo with a female singer.
All prices include :
Full liability insurance and PAT testing .
Full PA system and top quality lighting .
Free travel distance up to 1 hour from Sutton Surrey