Event band dorset performance live

The Sidekicks have performed at countless events including private parties, graduations balls,
weddings, carnivals, functions, school proms, fundraisers, fairgrounds and festivals around the country.

Our Setlist / Repertoire


Superstition (Stevie Wonder)

Signed, Sealed, Delivered (Stevie Wonder)

Let's Stay Together (Al Green)

Heard It Through The Grapevine (Marvin Gaye)

Hard To Handle (Otis Redding)

Kiss (Prince) 

Billie Jean (Michael Jackson)

I Feel Good  (James Brown)   

Who's Gonna Help Brother get Further (Lee Dorsey)

Dock Of The Bay (Otis Redding)

Get Ready (The Temptations)

Soul Man (Sam & Dave)

Just Kissed My Baby (Meters)

You Should Be Dancin’ (Bee Gees)

We Are Family (Sister Sledge/Chic)

Shake Your Tail Feather  (Ray Charles)

How Sweet It Is (Marvyn Gaye)


90s & 00s – Present

Valerie   (Amy Winehouse / The Zutons)

Sex on Fire ( Kings Of Leon)

I Predict A Riot  (Kaiser Chiefs)

500 Miles (Proclaimers)

The Day We Caught The Train (Ocean Colour Scene)

Get Lucky (Pharrell Williams Chic)

The Time Of Your Life (Green Day / Glenn Campbell )



70s & 80s

Baggy trousers (Madness)

It Must Be Love (Madness)

Oh What a Night (Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons)

Get It On (T-Rex)

Crazy Little Thing Called Love (Queen) 

Miss You (The Rolling Stones)

Do It Again (Steely Dan)

The Passenger (Iggy Pop)

Moondance (Van Morrison)

Freefallin’ (Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers)

Oliver's Army (Elvis Costello)

Hush (Deep Purple)

Sex And Drugs And Rock'n'Roll (Ian Dury & The Blockheads)

Starman (David Bowie)

Ziggy Stardust (David Bowie)



Brown Eyed Girl (Van Morrison)

Waterloo Sunset (The Kinks)

Sunny Afternoon (The Kinks)

Itchycoo Park (the Small Faces)

Light My Fire (The Doors)

Honky Tonk Woman (The Rolling Stones)

Brown Sugar (The Rolling Stones)

Not Fade Away (Buddy Holly Or Rolling Stones Versions)

Satisfaction (The Rolling Stones)

Here Comes The Sun (The Beatles)

I Saw Her Standing There (The Beatles)

Get Back (The Beatles)

Come Together (The Beatles)

Secret Agent Man (Johnny Rivers)

Love Me Two Times (The Doors)



Johnny B. Goode (Chuck Berry)

Burnin' Love (Elvis Presley)

Jailhouse Rock (Elvis Presley)

Little Sister (Elvis Presley)

A Little Less Conversation (Elvis Presley)

Great Balls Of Fire (Jerry Lee Lewis)

Maybe Baby (Buddy Holly)

C’mon Everybody (Eddie Cochran)

Summertime Blues (Eddie Cochran)

Twenty Flight Rock (Eddie Cochran)

You Never Can Tell (Teenage Wedding) (Chuck Berry)

Nadine (Chuck Berry)

Tulane (Chuck Berry)

These Boots Are Made For Walkin' (Nancy Sinatra)

Too Hip Gotta Go (Stray Cats)


(Many more rock 'n' roll options: just ask)



Is This Love? (Bob Marley)

No Woman No Cry (Bob Marley)

Stir It Up (Bob Marley)

I Shot The Sheriff (Bob Marley)

Lively Up Yourself (Bob Marley)

Could You Be Loved (Bob Marley)

The Harder They Come (Jimmy Cliff)

You Can Get It If You Really Want (Jimmy Cliff)

007 Shanty town (Desmond Dekker)

Monkey Man (Toots And The Maytals)

54 46 Was My Number (Toots And The Maytals)



Sweet Home Alabama (Lynyrd Skynyrd)

Proud Mary (Creedence Clearwater Revival)

Man Of Constant Sorrow (from ''Oh Brother Where Art Thou'')

Willin' (Little Feat)

Six Days On The Road (Taj Mahal)

Cocaine (JJ Cale)

Call Me The Breeze (JJ Cale)

Ring Of Fire (Johnny Cash)

Folsom Prison Blues (Johnny Cash)

Up On Cripple Creek (The Band)

Bad Moon Rising (Creedence Clearwater Revival)



Something (In the way she moves) (Beatles)

It Must Be Love (Madness)

Harvest Moon (Neil Young)

Crazy Love (Van Morrison)

Have I told You Lately That I Love You? (Van Morrison)

My Girl (The Temptations)

Georgia on my mind (Ray Charles)

I Can't Help Falling In Love With You (Elvis Presley)

I Need Your Love So Bad (Fleetwood Mac)

Wonderful Tonight (Eric Clapton)

A Whiter Shade Of Pale (Procol Harum)

While My Guitar Gently Weeps (The Beatles)

Up The Junction (Squeeze)


Other Songs (first dances special requests etc) by arrangement with the band


Christmas Repertoire includes:
Fairytale of New York

Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree

Blue Christmas


Event band dorset performance live
  • Your caption here
    Stacks Image 38
  • Your caption here
    Stacks Image 40
  • Your caption here
    Stacks Image 6
  • Your caption here
    Stacks Image 7
  • Your caption here
    Stacks Image 8
  • Your caption here
    Stacks Image 16
© The Sidekicks 2012. Website Designed By SeaPixel