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The Colts

The Colts are a high-energy professional party band whose members who have played in the West End; toured the world; supported well-known artists & appeared on television & radio. Playing hits from the 50’s right up to the present day, The Colts' exhilarating live shows never fail to get audiences out of their seats and on to the dance floor!

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Secure your 2022 / 2023 booking before the 31st August 2022, and if Covid affects your event plans, we will offer 100% deposit credit to be used against new bookings.

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Set List / Repertoire

Modern

Shape of you- Ed Sheeran 
Castle on the hill- Ed Sheeran 
Green Light- Lorde
Paris- Chainsmokers 
I Feel It Coming- The Weeknd
Don't Wanna Know- Maroon 5
Human- Rag n Bone Man
Toothbrush- DNCE
Cake By The Ocean- DNCE
Sky Full of Stars- Coldplay
Hold Back the River- James Bay
What Do You Mean- Justin Bieber
Sugar- Maroon 5
Want To Want Me- Jason Derullo
7 Years- Lukas Graham
Stitches- Shawn Mendes
Treat You Better- Shawn Mendes
Say You Won't Let Go- James Arthur
Ghost- Ella Henderson
Rude- Magic
Roar- Katy Perry
Counting Stars- One Republic
Radioactive- Imagine Dragons
Can't Feel My Face- The Weeknd
Sorry- Justin Bieber
Shut Up And Dance- Walk The Moon
Wrapped Up- Olly Murs
Uptown Funk - Bruno Mars
Thinking Out Loud - Ed Sheeran
I Will Wait – Mumford and Sons
Moves Like Jagger – Maroon 5
Locked Out Of Heaven – Bruno Mars
Forget You – Cee Lo Green
Pompeii - Bastille
Get Lucky - Daft Punk
Happy - Pharrell Williams
Runaway Baby- Bruno Mars
Nothing Breaks Like A Heart - Mark Ronson 
Shotgun - George Ezra 
Paradise - George Ezra 
Finesse (Remix) - Bruno Mars 
Girls Like You - Maroon 5 
These Days - Rudimental 
Feels - Calvin Harris 
Something Just Like This - Coldplay/Chainsmokers 
There's Nothing Holding Me Back - Shawn Mendes 
That's What I Like - Bruno Mars 
Slow Hands - Niall Horan 
Africa - Weezer 
Sweet Child O Mine - Scary Pockets
Feel it Still - Portugal the Man

90's / 00's

Mr Brightside- The Killers 
Last Nite - The Strokes
Valerie - Mark Ronson/Amy Winehouse
Use Somebody - Kings of Leon
Are You Gonna Be My Girl - Jet
I Bet That You Look Good On The
Dancefloor - Arctic Monkeys
Song 2 - Blur
I Predict A Riot - The Kaiser Chiefs
She's Electric- Oasis
Sex On Fire - Kings of Leon
All These Things I Have Done - The Killers
Don’t Look Back In Anger – Oasis
Everlong - Foo Fighters
Let Me Entertain You - Robbie Williams
Are You Gonna Go My Way - Lenny Kravitz
Hate To Say I Told You So - The Hives
Cosmic Girl - Jamiroquai
I Believe in a Thing Called Love- The Darkness
Golden Touch- Razorlight
A-Punk- Vampire Weekend
Kids- MGMT
Grace Kelly- Mika
I Don't Feel Like Dancing- Scissor Sisters
Everybody's Changing- Keane
One Day Like This- Elbow
Take Me Out- Franz Ferdinand
Crazy- Gnarls Barkley
7 Nation Army- Ben L'Oncle
Yellow- Coldplay
Sit Down- James
Creep- Radiohead
Parklife- Blur
Why Does it Always Rain On Me- Travis
Drugs Don't Work- The Verve
Breakfast at Tiffany's- Deep Blue Something
There She Goes- The Las
Burn Baby Burn- Ash
Brimful of Asher- Cornershop
Save Tonight- Eagle Eyed Cherry
The Most Beautiful Girl in the World- Prince
Disco 2000 - Pulp
Bohemian Like You - Dandy Warhols
Chelsea Dagger - The Fratellis
Dancing in the Moonlight - Toploader
Hey Ya - Outkast
MmmBop - Hanson
Smells Like Teen Spirit - Nirvana
Smooth Criminal - Alien Ant Farm
Toxic - Britney Spears

70’s / 80’s

Brown Eyed Girl - Van Morrison
Teenage Kicks - The Undertones
Everybody Needs Somebody - Blues Bro’s
Livin on a Prayer - Bon Jovi
Satisfaction- The Rolling Stones
Ain't Nobody- Chaka Kahn
Rock With You- Michael Jackson
Kiss - Prince
500 miles- The Proclaimers
Sweet Home Alabama - Lynyrd Skynyrd
Summer Of 69 - Bryan Adams
Don't Stop Believing - Journey
Dont Stop Me Now – Queen
Town Called Malice- The Jam
Let's Dance- David Bowie
Beat It- Michael Jackson
Our House- Madness
Rock the Casbah- The Clash
Faith- George Michael 
Rocket Man- Elton John 
Crazy Little Thing Called Love - Queen
Don't You Want Me Baby - Human League
Don't Stop - Fleetwood Mac
Footloose - Kenny Loggins
Girls Just Wanna Have Fun - Cyndi Lauper
Higher Love - Steve Winwood
I'm Always Here (Baywatch Theme) - Jimi Jamison
I Wanna Dance with Somebody - Whitney Houston
Lola - The Kinks
Proud Mary - Creedence Clearwater Revival
You Make My Dreams Come True - Hall and Oates

50’s / 60’s - Rock n’ Roll

You Really Got Me - The Kinks
Satisfaction - The Rolling Stones
Johnny B Goode - Chuck Berry
Do You Love Me? - The Contours
I'm a believer - The Monkees
Gimme Some Lovin - Spencer Davis Group
Twist And Shout - The Beatles
Shake A Tail Feather - Ray Charles
Come Together- The Beatles
With A Little Help From My Friends- The Beatles
I Saw Her Standing There- The Beatles
Drive My Car- The Beatles
Jail House Rock - Elvis
Shake, Rattle and Roll - Big Joe Turner
Great Balls of Fire - Jerry Lee Lewis
Ain’t Nothing But A Hound Dog - Elvis
Jonny B Goode- Chuck Berry
Keep On Running?- Spencer Davies Group
Lady Madonna- The Beatles
Bad Moon Rising- Creedence Clearwater Revival 
I Feel Fine - The Beatles 

Soul / Motown / Funk

Play That Funky Music - Wild Cherry
Superstition - Stevie Wonder
Signed Sealed Delivered - Stevie Wonder
Soul Man - Sam & Dave
Heard It Through The Grapevine - Marvin Gaye
Higher & Higher - Jackie Wilson
Do You Love Me - Contours
Never too Much - Luther Vandross
Gimme Some Lovin - Spencer Davis Group
Hard To Handle - Black Crows
I Got You (I Feel Good) - James Brown
Shake A Tail feather - Blues Brothers
I Want You Back- The Jacksons
Respect- Aretha Franklin
Kiss- Prince
Mustang Sally –The Commitments
Blame It On The Boogie - The Jacksons
It's A Shame- The Spinners 
Dancing In the Street- Martha Reeves and The Vandellas 
Get Ready- The Temptations
Reach Out (I'll Be There)- The Four Tops
Tracks of My Tears- Smokey Robinson
You Keep Me Hanging On- The Supremes
You Really Got a Hold On Me- The Miracles
You Can't Hurry Love- The Supremes
Uptight- Stevie Wonder 
I Can't Help Myself- The Four Tops
Nowhere To Run- Martha Reeves 
Ain't No Mountain High Enough - Marvin Gaye
I Wish - Stevie Wonder
Master Blaster (Jammin') - Stevie Wonder
Please Mr Postman - The Marvelettes

First Dance Suggestions

Chasing Cars - Snow Patrol
I’m Yours – Jason Mraz
Marry You - Bruno Mars
Ho Hey- The Lumineers
Something - The Beatles
All Of Me - John Legend
Stay With Me - Sam Smith
Lay Me Down - Sam Smith
Come and Get Your Love- Redbone 
Iris- Goo Goo Dolls 
I Don't Wanna Miss a Thing- Aerosmith 
It Must Be Love- Labi Siffre 
Nothing Else Matters- Metallica 
Something Like Happiness- The Maccabees 
Accidentally in Love - Counting Crows

Rat Pack / Swing

The Way You Look Tonight - Frank Sinatra
Fly Me To The Moon - Frank Sinatra
Mack The Knife - Bobby Darrin
All Of Me - Frank Sinatra
Moondance - Van Morrison
I Wanna Be Like You - Louis Prima
Beyond The Sea - Frank Sinatra
What A Wonderful World - Louis Armstrong
Can’t Take My Eyes Off You - Andy Williams
My Way - Frank Sinatra

Christmas Repertoire

Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree - Brenda Lee
Fairytale In New York - The Pogues
Jingle Bell Rock - Bobby Helms
I Wish It Could Be Christmas Everyday - Wizzard
Merry Christmas Everybody - Slade

98 Customer Reviews

Performance quality: 5 stars
Sound quality: 5 stars
Behaviour: 5 stars
Communication: 5 stars
Audience engagement: 5 stars
Value for money: 5 stars
  • Excellent 96
  • Good 2
  • OK 0
  • Unsatisfactory 0
  • Poor 0

Fantastic

5 stars - The Colts are Highly Recommended
booked The Colts for their Wedding in Kent August 2022

“Brilliant band, incredible singer and really friendly guys. They couldn't have been better!!”


The cherry on top of the best day ever!

5 stars - The Colts are Highly Recommended
booked The Colts for their Wedding in Dorset July 2022

“I'm not entirely sure I can put into words how awesome The Colts were for our wedding evening! Superb musicianship, great flow to the set list, and an awesome atmosphere. A couple of guests commented to me that they've never seen such a full and energetic dance floor at a wedding. Just brilliant. I could not recommend them enough!”


The Colts made the night!

5 stars - The Colts are Highly Recommended
booked The Colts for their Wedding in West Sussex June 2022

“The Colts were fantastic. They adapted their original playlist to accommodate us and also played songs that we had specifically requested from their larger repertoire. My wife Mel plays in a wedding band and she knows how frustrating it can be when people try and pick and choose a playlist, but they were willing to do it on this occasion and they got it spot on. They also let Mel sing Valerie at the request of some of our loud, very drunk guests, which they were not only okay with, but they actively encouraged it! The songs were performed brilliantly, including our first dance song Blue Eyes, and they had a great sense of humour throughout the night. I’d highly recommend them to anyone looking for a wedding band. They will go above and beyond to keep the dance floor full and make the night one to remember!”


best wedding band we ever could have asked for!

5 stars - The Colts are Highly Recommended
booked The Colts for their Wedding in West Sussex June 2022

“What can we say about The Colts other than they were absolutely amazing!? A few things were up against us on our wedding day, including some pretty windy weather but through everything The Colts were so amazing and accommodated everything to ensure our day was perfect and just as we'd planned it. From the acoustic duo during our drinks reception to the mega energy at the main reception they were everything we'd hoped for and more. They knew exactly the vibe we were after and even tolerated some very drunken requests by our guests - and for that we can't say thank you enough! Our guests have repeatedly said they were mega impressed with you guys. Thank you so much again! If you're thinking about booking the band then stop thinking just do it you definitely won't regret it!”


The Colts were amazing!

5 stars - The Colts are Highly Recommended
booked The Colts for their Wedding in Leicestershire May 2022

“The Colts were amazing! In the run up to the wedding it was really easy to discuss any queries and arrangements. They learnt and smashed our first dance song, and kindly added a few song requests to their set list. They were fantastic on the wedding day and set up quickly with no fuss. The music was fantastic and we got so many compliments from other guests on how good they were. The dance floor was full all night! I would 100% recommend the colts to any friends getting married.”

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Prices

Price from £1,370 + travel from London

Based on 4 members performing 2 x 60 minute sets

  • South East From £1,370
  • East of England From £1,397
  • East Midlands From £1,449
  • West Midlands From £1,468
  • South West From £1,614
  • Wales From £1,686
  • North West From £2,157

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Lineup

Default lineup: 4 members

4 Piece Band: Lead Vocals/Lead Guitar, Keys, Bass and Drums.

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Included as standard on ALL BOOKINGS:
• FREE Tablet DJ Service
• FREE First Dance Request
• FREE Limiter Friendly Set Up
• FREE Band-Client Liaison Service

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*Discounts are not valid on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Boxing Day or New Years Eve.

Highlights
* Professional party band providing live shows that never fail to get audiences out of their seats!
* Repertoire includes rock & pop hits from the 1950’s right up to the present day, including songs by Bruno Mars, The Killers, Stevie Wonder, Queen & The Beatles.
* Band members previous experience includes performing on the West End; world tours; supporting well-known artists & appearing on television & radio.
* Acoustic packages plus Solo Piano, Jazz Quartet and Rat Pack/Swing sets available on request (please see booking options).
* Sound Limiter friendly!

The Colts are a high-energy professional party band based in London. The four members of this group are talented, hard-working musicians, who have played in the West End; toured the world; supported well-known artists and appeared on television and radio.

The group plays rock and pop hits from the 1950’s right up to the present day, including songs by Bruno Mars, The Killers, Stevie Wonder, Queen and The Beatles. Their exhilarating live shows never fail to get audiences out of their seats and on to the dance floor!

The Colts work closely with event organisers to ensure that each individual client’s needs are met. They are flexible and accommodating and understand that every event is different.

So, if you are looking for an electrifying, versatile and experienced band for your event, then look no further; The Colts are the obvious choice!

Additional Packages (see booking options)
The Colts offer a range of packages to ensure your all-day entertainment is fully taken care of.

Meet The Band
Tom - Lead Vocals and Guitar
Tom is much in demand as a session musician and has a number of high profile tours and recording credits under his belt. He has also appeared on a variety of television and radio programmes, including BBC Live Lounge, BBC Live at Maida Vale and The Late Late Show. Tom’s breath-taking vocals and commanding stage presence make him an ideal frontman for this exciting band!

Dan – Keyboards
Dan is a talented and animated keyboard player, with years of performance experience. Since graduating from Goldsmiths University with a degree in Popular Music, Dan has performed all over the world as a session musician with various rock and entertainment acts; including tours across Europe, trips to Brazil, and shows at BST in Hyde Park.

Ollie – Bass
Olly is a highly experienced musician with a performance degree from the London College of Music. He has played at a number of world-famous venues including The O2 Arena, Shepherds Bush Empire and Scala. His previous clients include well-known brands such as Aston Martin, Princess Cruises, Carphone Warehouse and Sky Television. Olly’s funky bass lines will keep your guests on the dance floor all night long!

Matt – Drums
Matt’s varied musical CV encompasses West End shows, European tours and UK festival appearances. He has played at many of the UK’s most well known venues, including Shepherds Bush Empire and Kensington Roof Gardens. His musical education took place at the world-renowned Drum Tech Music Schools in London. Matt's approach to performance is one of energy and musicality, so you can be sure that his groovy drumming will get the party moving!

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