THE SONGS

Scroll down to view the current set list of songs by decade of release. However, Pop Preservation Society is able to tailor the set list according to your needs. Here are some ideas:
  • 1950s          
  • 1960s
  • 1970s
  • 1980s
  • Australian Rock
  • Rock 'n' Roll
  • British Invasion
  • New Wave/Post Punk
  • Power Pop
  • Soul
  • American Songwriters
  • Christmas Carols
 
Pop Preservation Society is also able to perform single artist/songwriter acoustic shows. Speak to us about what you have in mind and let's see if we can work together.

1950s

All I Have To Do Is Dream (Everly Brothers)
All Shook Up (Elvis Presley)
Blue Moon (The Marcels)
Blue Suede Shoes (Carl Perkins)
Blueberry Hill (Fats Domino)
Brand New Cadillac (Vince Taylor & His Playboys)
Cathy’s Clown (Everly Brothers)
Come On Let’s Go (Ritchie Valens)
Don’t Be Cruel (Elvis Presley)
Donna (Ritchie Valens)
Dream Lover (Bobby Darin)
Ebb Tide (Frank Sinatra)
Everyday (Buddy Holly)
Great Balls Of Fire (Jerry Lee Lewis)
Heartbeat (Buddy Holly)
Honey Don’t (Carl Perkins)
Hound Dog (Elvis Presley)
I Got A Woman (Ray Charles)
It Doesn’t Matter Anymore (Buddy Holly)
It’s So Easy (Buddy Holly)
I've Got You Under My Skin (Frank Sinatra)
Jailhouse Rock (Elvis Presley)
Johnny B. Goode (Chuck Berry)
Jump, Jive And Wail (Louis Prima)
La Bamba (Ritchie Valens)
Living Doll (Cliff Richard)
Love And Marriage (Frank Sinatra)
Love Me Tender (Elvis Presley)
Mack The Knife (Bobby Darin)
Mystery Train (Elvis Presley)
No Particular Place To Go (Chuck Berry)
Not Fade Away (Buddy Holly)
Oh, Boy! (Buddy Holly)
Only You (The Platters)
Peggy Sue (Buddy Holly)
Raining In My Heart (Buddy Holly)
Rave On (Buddy Holly)
Reet Petite (Jackie Wilson)
Rock And Roll Music (Chuck Berry)
Rock Around The Clock (Bill Haley & The Comets)
Sea Of Love (​​Phil Phillips)
Shout (Parts 1 & 2) (Johnny O’Keefe)
Summertime Blues (Eddie Cochran)
Teddy Bear (Elvis Presley)
That’ll Be The Day (Buddy Holly)
That's Amore (Dean Martin)
This Ole House (Rosemary Clooney)
True Love Ways (Buddy Holly)
Tutti Frutti (Little Richard)
Volare (Dean Martin)

1960s

A Change Is Gonna Come (Sam Cooke)
All You Need Is Love (The Beatles)
Always On My Mind (Elvis Presley)
Baby Please Don’t Go (Them)
Bridge Over Troubled Water (Simon & Garfunkel)
Brown Eyed Girl (Van Morrison)
Can’t Take My Eyes Off You (Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons)
Da Doo Ron Ron (The Crystals)
Darlin’ (Beach Boys)
Daydream Believer (The Monkees)
Days (The Kinks)
Do Wah Diddy (Manfred Mann’s Earth Band)
Friday On My Mind (Easybeats)
He Ain’t Heavy, He’s My Brother (The Hollies)
Help! (The Beatles)
Hey Jude (The Beatles)
Hot Burrito # 1 (The Flying Burrito Brothers)
How Can You Mend A Broken Heart (Al Green)
I Fought The Law (Bobby Fuller Four)
I Saw Her Standing There (The Beatles)
I’m A Believer (The Monkees)
In Dreams (Roy Orbison)
Last Train To Clarksville (The Monkees)
Let’s Hang On! (Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons)
Like A Rolling Stone (Bob Dylan)
My Way (Frank Sinatra)
Oh, Pretty Woman (Roy Orbison)
Only The Lonely (Roy Orbison)
Runaround Sue (Dion)
Runaway (Del Shannon)
Running Scared (Roy Orbison)
She Loves You (The Beatles)
Sloop John B (Beach Boys)
Something (The Beatles)
Sorry Suzanne (The Hollies)
Space Oddity (David Bowie)
Stand By Me (Ben E. King)
Stop Your Sobbing (The Kinks)
Suspicious Minds (Elvis Presley)
Touch Me (The Doors)
Turn! Turn! Turn! (The Byrds)
Twist And Shout (The Beatles)
What A Wonderful World (Louis Armstrong)
When You Walk In The Room (The Searchers)
Why Do Fools Fall In Love? (Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers)
Wild Horses (The Rolling Stones)
Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow (The Shirelles)
Wouldn’t It Be Nice (Beach Boys)
Yesterday (The Beatles)
You Really Got Me (The Kinks)

1970s

(What’s So Funny ‘Bout) Peace, Love And Understanding (Nick Lowe)
Accidents Will Happen (Elvis Costello & The Attractions)
American Girl (Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers)
American Trilogy (Elvis Presley)
American Tune (Paul Simon)
And I Love You So (Don McLean/Elvis Presley)
April Sun In Cuba (Dragon)
Ballad Of El Goodoo (Big Star)
Band On The Run (Paul McCartney & Wings)
Better Things (The Kinks)
Born To Run (Bruce Springsteen)
Boys Don’t Cry (The Cure)
Brass In Pocket (Pretenders)
Changes (David Bowie)
Cruel To Be Kind (Nick Lowe)
Dancing Queen (ABBA)
Dream Police (Cheap Trick)
Dreaming (Blondie)
Easy (The Commodores) 
Father And Son (Cat Stevens)
Go Your Own Way (Fleetwood Mac)
Good Year For The Roses (George Jones)
Heart Of Glass (Blondie)
Heart Of Gold (Neil Young)
Here Comes My Girl (Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers)
How Deep Is Your Love (Bee Gees) 
I Got You (Split Enz)
I Wanna Be Sedated (The Ramones)
I Want You To Want Me (Cheap Trick)
I Was Made For Lovin’ You (Kiss)
Is She Really Going Out With Him? (Joe Jackson)
Let It Be (The Beatles)
Love Is In The Air (John Paul Young)
Instant Karma! (John Lennon)
Jealous Guy (John Lennon)
Magic (Pilot)
Moondance (Van Morrison)
My Eyes Adored You (Frankie Valli)
Mull Of Kintyre (Wings)
Oliver’s Army (Elvis Costello & The Attractions)
Pulling Mussels (From The Shell) (Squeeze)
Pump It Up (Elvis Costello & The Attractions)

Sandy (John Travolta)
Sure Know Something (Kiss)
Thirteen (Big Star)
Train In Vain (Stand By Me) (The Clash)
We Don’t Talk Anymore (Cliff Richard)
Without You (Badfinger)
Yesterday Once More (Carpenters)
You And Me (Alice Cooper)

1980s

(Just Like) Starting Over (John Lennon)
Alone With You (Sunnyboys)
Ask (The Smiths)
Back On The Chain Gang (Pretenders)
Better Be Home Soon (Crowded House)
Come Dancing (The Kinks)
Come On Eileen (Dexy’s Midnight Runners)
Crazy Little Thing Called Love (Queen)
Don’t Change (INXS)
Don’t Dream It’s Over (Crowded House)
Don’t Get Me Wrong (The Pretenders)
Drop The Pilot (Joan Armatrading)
Every Breath You Take (The Police)
Everybody Wants To Rule The World (Tears For Fears)
Everyday I Write The Book (Elvis Costello)
Free Fallin’ (Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers)
Have I Told You Lately (Van Morrison)
History Never Repeats (Split Enz)
Hungry Heart (Bruce Springsteen)
I Don’t Like Mondays (The Boomtown Rats)
I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For (U2)
I Want You Back (Hoodoo Gurus)
If You Want My Love (Cheap Trick)
In Between Days (The Cure)
It Must Be Love (Madness)
It’s The End Of The World As We Know It (R.E.M.)
Jessie’s Girl (Rick Springfield)
Manic Monday (The Bangles)
Message To My Girl (Split Enz)
Our House (Madness)
Our Lips Are Sealed (Fun Boy Three / Go Gos)
Overkill (Men At Work)
Rain (Dragon)
Road To Nowhere (Talking Heads)
Shake A Tail Feather (Blues Brothers)
Shandi (Kiss)
Should I Stay Or Should I Go (The Clash)
Something So Strong (Crowded House)
Take On Me (A-ha)
The Power Of Love (Frankie Goes To Hollywood)
The Waiting (Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers)
The Whole Of The Moon (The Waterboys)
True (Spandau Ballet)
Uptown Girl (Billy Joel)
What About Me (Moving Pictures)
What’s My Scene (Hoodoo Gurus)
Whenever You're On My Mind (Marshall Crenshaw)
Wherever I Lay My Hat (Paul Young)
World Where You Live (Crowded House)
Wouldn’t It Be Good (Nik Kershaw)

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