The Motorways

In Brief: 

3, 4 or 5 piece, male lead vocals, plus female lead vocals option, 2x1 hour or 3x40 minute sets. Recorded music during breaks.

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About The Motorways

Full Description: 

The Motorways are a fantastic 3-5 piece band who started out performing their own songs before venturing into the covers scene. After their first season playing tons of lively apres-ski gigs in Meribel, they realised that they had found their true calling entertaining crowds with faithful, yet somehow unique, versions of classic party songs. They have a huge repertoire, and play a great range of floor-fillers from the 60's to present day. 


The band have bags of experience in the world of weddings and functions, and have written, performed and recorded with some of the biggest names in Pop and Rock. Individual band members have worked with The Feeling, 10cc, Squeeze, Brian May, Nelly Furtado, Sophie Ellis Bextor, Jamelia and Willl Young amongst countless others. They have performed in many locations all over the world and have mastered every musical style thanks to their wealth of experience performing in tributes to the music of Queen, The Beatles, Sting, Kylie Minogue, Green Day, Scissor Sisters and many more.


The 3-piece version of the band is fantastic, and the 4-piece adds keyboards for further versatility and a fuller sound. You can also add either a sax player or a fabulous female vocalist for the ultimate package. In any configuration, The Motorways never fail to fill the dance floor and cater to people of all ages. 


The band can provide background music and also have their own high quality PA and lighting system...all of which makes for a jam-packed evening of non-stop entertainment.


Songs List: 

1999 (Prince)
99 Red Balloons (Nena)
Addicted To Love (Robert Palmer)

All About The Bass (Meghan Trainor)
All Day And All Of The Night (Kinks)
All Night Long (Lionel Richie)
All The Small Things (Blink 182)
All These Things That I’ve Done (The Killers)
American Idiot (Green Day)
Are You Gonna Be My Girl (Jet)
Atomic (Blondie)
Back In The USSR (Beatles)
Basket Case (Green Day)
Beggin' (The Four Seasons)
Billie Jean (Michael Jackson)
Bitter Sweet Symphony (The Verve)
Black And Gold (Sam Sparro)
Black or White (Michael Jackson)
Blue Monday (New Order)
Blurred Lines (Robyn Thicke)
Bohemian Like You (Dandy Warhols)
Brown Eyed Girl (Van Morrison)
Brown Sugar (The Rolling Stones)
Buddy Holly (Weezer)
Build Me Up Buttercup (The Foundations)
By The Way (Red Hot Chili Peppers)
Californication (Red Hot Chili Peppers)
Can’t Take My Eyes Off You (Andy Williams)
Can't Buy Me Love (The Beatles)

Can't Stop The Feeling (Justin Timberlake)
Chasing Cars (Snow Patrol)
Chelsea Dagger (The Fratellis)
Cigarettes & Alcohol (Oasis)
Coffee And TV (Blur)
Come On Eileen (Dexy's Midnight Runners)
Come Up And See Me (Steve Harley)
Common People (Pulp)
Crazy (Gnarls Barkley)
Crazy In Love (Beyonce)
Crazy Little Thing Called Love (Queen)
Crossfire (Brandon Flowers)
Cum On Feel The Noize (Slade)
Dakota (Stereophonics)
Dance Wiv Me (Dizee Rascal And Calvin Harris)
Daydream Believer (Monkees)
Disco 2000 (Pulp)
Don’t Stop Me Now (Queen)
Don’t You Want Me (Human League)
Don't Get Me Wrong (The Pretenders)
Don't Look Back In Anger (Oasis)
Don't Stop Believing (Foreigner)
Don't Upset The Rhythm (The Noisettes)
Don't You (Forget About Me) (Simple Minds)

Dynamite (Taio Cruz)
Easy Lover (Phil Collins)
Electric Dreams (Phil Oakey)
Every Breath You Take (The Police)
Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic (The Police)
Everybody Wants To Rule The World (Tears For Fears)
Everybody's Changing (Keane)
Everything (Michael Buble)
Fascination (Alphabeat)
Fight For Your Right (Beastie Boys)
Fill My Little World (The Feeling)
Fire (Kasabian)
Fireflies (Owl City)
Fix You (Coldplay)
Flourescent Adolescent (Arctic Monkeys)
Fly Away (Lenny Kravitz)
Footloose (Kenny Loggins)
For Once in My Life (Stevie Wonder)
Forget You (Cee Lo Green)
Friday I'm In Love (The Cure)
Get It On (T Rex)
Ghostbusters (Ray Parker Jr)
Girl From Mars (Ash)
Girls And Boys (Blur)
Girls Just Wanna Have Fun (Cyndi Lauper)
Give It Away (Red Hot Chili Peppers)
Go Your Own Way (Fleetwood Mac)
God Only Knows (The Beach Boys)
Golden Skans (Klaxons)
Great Balls Of Fire (Jerry Lee Lewis)
Grounds For Divorce (Elbow)
Halleluja (Jeff Buckley)
Hard Days Night (Beatles)
Hard To Handle (Otis Redding)
Hash Pipe (Weezer)
Have A Nice Day (Stereophonics)
Heaven Is A Place On Earth (Belinda Carlisle)
Help (Beatles)
Here, There And Everywhere (The Beatles)
Hey Ya (Outkast)
Holding Out For A Hero (Bonnie Tyler)
Holiday (Green Day)
Honky Tonk Women (The Rolling Stones)
Hot Love (T Rex)
Hotel Yorba (White Stripes)
Human (The Killers)
Hysteria (Muse)
I Believe In A Thing Called Love (The Darkness)
I Bet That You Look Good (Arctic Monkeys)
I Don’t Want To Miss A Thing (Aerosmith)
I Don't Feel Like Dancing (Scissor Sisters)
I Gotta Feeling (The Black Eyed Peas)
I Just Called To Say I Love You (Stevie Wonder)
I Kissed A Girl (Katy Perry)
I Predict A Riot (Kaiser Chiefs)
I Want You Back (Jackson 5)
I Won't Back Down (Tom Petty)
I’m A Believer (Monkees)
I’m Still Standing (Elton John)
I’m Yours (Jason Mraz)
I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles) (Proclaimers)
In Between Days (The Cure)
In The Morning (Razorlight)
Is It Any Wonder (Keane)
It Must Be Love (Madness)
It's My Life (Talk Talk)
Jailhouse Rock (Elvis)
Johnny B Goode (Chuck Berry)
Jump (Van Halen)
Jumpin’ Jack Flash (Rolling Stones)
Just Can't Get Enough (Depeche Mode)
Just Dance (Lady Ga Ga)
Kids (MGMT)
Killing In The Name (Rage Against Machine)
King Of The Swingers (Jungle Book)
Kiss (Prince)
Land Down Under (Men At Work)
Last Night (Strokes)
Le Freak (Chic)
Learn To Fly (Foo Fighters)
Let The Sun Shine (Labyrinth)
Let's Dance (David Bowie)
Lies (Arcade Fire)
Light My Fire (The Doors)
Little Lion Man (Mumford And Sons)
Live Forever (Oasis)
Livin’ On A Prayer (Bon Jovi)
Loaded (Primal Scream)
Locked Out Of Heaven (Bruno Mars)
Lola (Kinks)
Loser (Beck)
Love Is The Drug (Roxy Music)
Love Machine (Girls Aloud)
Love Shack (B 52s)
Love Will Tear Us Apart (Joy Division)
Lucky Man (The Verve)
Lust For Life (Iggy Pop)
Magic (Pilot)
Make You Feel My Love (Adele)
Maneater (Nelly Furtado)
Material Girl (Madonna)
Mercy (Duffy)
Modern Love (David Bowie)
Money For Nothing (Dire Straits)
Monster (The Automatic)
Moondance (Van Morrison)
More Than A Feeling (Boston)
Mr Brightside (The Killers)
Mrs. Robinson (The Lemonheads)
Mustang Sally (Wilson Pickett)
My Propeller (Arctic Monkeys)
My Sharona (The Knack)
Mysterious Girl (Peter Andre)
Naive (The Kooks)
New Fang (Them Crooked Vultures)
No-one Knows (Queens Of The Stone Age)
One (U2)
One Day Like This (Elbow)
One Shot (JLS)
One Vision (Queen)
Only The Young (Brandon Flowers)
Owner Of A Lonely Heart (Yes)
Parklife (Blur)
Play That Funky Music (Wild Cherry)
Poker Face (Lady Ga Ga)
Pretty Woman (Roy Orbison)
Purple Rain (Prince)
Raise Your Glass (Pink)
Raspberry Beret (Prince)
Rebel Rebel (David Bowie)
Rehab (Amy Winehouse)
Rio (Duran Duran)
Roar (Katy Perry)
Rock The Kasbah (The Clash)
Rocks (Primal Scream)
Romeo And Juliet (Dire Straits)
Ruby (Kaiser Chiefs)
Run (Snow Patrol)
Satisfaction (The Rolling Stones)
Saw Her Standing There (Beatles)
Sex Bomb (Tom Jones)
Sex On Fire (Kings Of Leon)
Sexy Back (Justin Timberlake)

Shake It Off (Taylor Swift)
She Loves You (Beatles)
She Moves In Her Own Way (The Kooks)
She’s Always A Woman (Fyfe Dangerfield)
She's Electric (Oasis)
Should I Stay Or Should I Go (Clash)
Sing (Travis)
Sit Down (James)
Sledgehammer (Peter Gabriel)
Slide Away (Oasis)
Smells Like Teen Spirit (Nirvana)
Somebody Told Me (The Killers)
Somewhere Only We Know (Keane)
Song 2 (Blur)
Starman (David Bowie)
Stuck In The Middle (Stealers Wheel)
Sultans Of Swing (Dire Straits)
Summer of ’69 (Bryan Adams)
Superstition (Stevie Wonder)
Suspicious Minds (Elvis Presley)
Sweet Caroline (Neil Diamond)
Sweet Child Of Mine (Guns N Roses)
Sweet Dreams (Eurythmics)
Sweet Home Alabama (Lynyrd Skynyrd)
Take Me Out (Franz Ferdinand)
Take On Me (A-Ha)
Take Your Mama Out (Scissor Sisters)
Teenage Dirtbag (Wheatus)
Teenage Kicks (Undertones)
That’ll Be The Day (Buddy Holly)
That’s Not My Name (Ting Tings)
The Boys Of Summer (Don Henley)
The Cave (Mumford And Sons)
The Final Countdown (Europe)
The Heat Is On (Glenn Frey)
The Jean Genie (David Bowie)
The Joker (Steve Miller Band)
The One And Only (Chesney Hawkes)
The Passenger (Iggy Pop)
The Power Of Love (Huey Lewis & The News)
There She Goes (The Las)

Thinking Out Loud (Ed Sheeran)
This Charming Man (The Smiths)
Time After Time (Cyndi Lauper)
Time Is Running Out (Muse)
Time To Pretend (MGMT)
Toxic (Britney Spears)
Treasure (Bruno Mars)
Turn It On Again (Genesis)
Twist And Shout (The Beatles)
Under Pressure (Queen & David Bowie)
Under The Bridge (Red Hot Chili Peppers)
Uptown Funk (Mark Ronson/Bruno Mars)
Uptown Girl (Billy Joel)
Use Somebody (Kings Of Leon)
Valerie (Mark Ronson/Amy Winehouse)
Vertigo (U2)
Video Killed The Radio Star (The Buggles)
Viva La Vida (Coldplay)

Wake Me Up (Avicii)
Walk Like An Egyptian (The Bangles)
Walk Of Life (Dire Straits)
Walk On The Wild Side (Lou Reed)
Walk This Way (Run DMC/Aerosmith)
Walking On Sunshine (Katrina And The Waves)
We Built This City (Starship)
We Have All The Time In The World (Louis Armstrong)
Weather With You (Crowded House)
What A Feeling (Flashdance)
When The Sun Goes Down (Arctic Monkeys)
When You Were Young (The Killers)
White Wedding (Billy Idol)
White Winter Hymnal (Fleet Foxes)
Whole Lotta Love (Led Zeppelin)
With Or Without You (U2)
Wonderful Tonight (Eric Clapton)
Yeah (Usher)
Yellow (Coldplay)
You Can't Hurry Love (Phil Collins)
You Do Something To Me (Paul Weller)
You Really Got Me (The Kinks)
You're My Best Friend (Queen)

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Price from: £1,375

Travel and cost: 

The Motorways are London-based. See Pricing for details of travel costs, etc.

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