Dave Speakman Band

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This four-piece band performs iconic chart-toppers and pop favourites spanning the last six decades. From 7 to 107-year-olds, you can be sure that there will be something for everyone – perfect musical entertainment for wedding celebrations and family parties.

“Probably the UK’s finest professional party band!”

With dynamic stage-presence, fand a comprehensive range of material from Chuck Berry to Kings of Leon, the Dave Speakman Band guarantees to get your party started! All members of the Dave Speakman Band are professional musicians, who broadcast on TV and radio and perform in London’s West End theatres and on concert stages all over the world. The guys deliver a cool blend of new and vintage party music, keeping the dancefloor full all night. Drawing on an eclectic repertoire, you can expect to hear classic tracks from The Beatles, Killers, Stevie Wonder, Oasis, Elvis, Blur and The Kaiser Chiefs. There’s going to be something for everyone!

Dave Speakman takes the lead on vocals and guitar, keyboards add harmony and texture to the melody while bass and drums underpin the distinctive rhythmic framework. For an even fuller sound, saxophone can also be included. Versatility is the key – these guys can deliver some cool interpretations of jazz standards, alongside their more customary selection of rock and pop favourites from across the decades. A highly professional and versatile group of notably talented musicians, they are completely self-contained, with top-quality PA and lighting systems.

The Dave Speakman Band really know how to get your party started and keep it moving, making your event the one that everyone will remember!

  • Highly entertaining pop party band
  • Huge, versatile, ever-expanding repertoire
  • Fully-equipped with a top-quality PA system and lighting rigs




’90s To Present Day

  • Beautiful – Christina Aguillera
  • Cosmic Girl – Jamiroquai
  • Dreaming Of You – The Coral
  • Hey Ya – OutKast
  • Hey, Soul Sister – Train
  • I Need A Dollar – Aloe Blacc
  • I Predict A Riot – The Kaiser Chiefs
  • Locked Out Of Heaven – Bruno Mars
  • Long Train Runnin’ – The Doobie Brothers
  • Many Of Horror – Biffy Clyro
  • Mr Brightside – The Killers
  • Rolling In The Deep – Adèle
  • She’s Electric – Oasis
  • Song 2 – Blur
  • The Scientist – Coldplay
  • Two Princes – The Spin Doctors
  • Wonderwall – Oasis
  • Yellow – Coldplay
  •                                                           ….and plenty more….

Vintage Pop Favourites

  • Come Together – The Beatles
  • Crossroads – Robert Johnson/Eric Clapton
  • Dancing In The Street – Martha Reeves And The Vandellas
  • Do You Love Me – The Hollies
  • Every Day I Have The Blues – B.B. King
  • Everybody – The Blues Brothers
  • Galway Girl – Steve Earle
  • Gimme Some Lovin’ – Spencer Davis
  • Help! – The Beatles
  • Higher And Higher – Jackie Wilson
  • Hound Dog – Elvis Presley
  • I Don’t Need No Doctor – Ray Charles
  • I Feel Good – James Brown
  • I Saw Her Standing There – The Beatles
  • I Shot The Sheriff – Bob Marley
  • I’m A Believer – The Monkees
  • Is This Love – Bob Marley
  • Jailhouse Rock – Elvis Presley
  • Johnny B. Goode – Chuck Berry
  • Keep On Running – Spencer Davis
  • Knock On Wood – Eddie Floyd
  • Knockin’ On Heaven’s Door – Bob Dylan
  • Moon Dance – Van Morrison
  • Mustang Sally – Wilson Pickett
  • Oh Boy! – Buddy Holly
  • Please, Please Me – The Beatles
  • Respect – Aretha Franklin
  • Sitting On The Dock Of The Bay – Otis Redding
  • Soul Man – Sam And Dave
  • Stuck In The Middle – Steeler’s Wheel
  • Sunshine Of Your Love – Cream
  • Sweet Home Chicago – Robert Johnson
  • Sympathy For The Devil – The Rolling Stones
  • That’s Alright Mamma – Elvis Presley
  • Three Little Birds – Bob Marley
  • Twist And Shout – The Beatles
  • Use Me – Bill Withers
  • You Really Got Me – The Kinks
  •                                                           ….and plenty more….

Evergreen Swing Classics

  • A Go-Go – John Scofield
  • Affirmation – George Benson
  • All Of Me – Simons And Marks
  • All The Things You Are – Jerome Kern
  • Autumn Leaves – Joseph Kosma
  • Beautiful Love – Victor Young
  • Blue Monk – Thelonious Monk
  • Cantaloupe Island – Herbie Hancock
  • Cissy Strut – The Meters
  • Don’t Get Around Much Anymore – Duke Ellington
  • Fly Me To The Moon – Bart Howard
  • Four On Six – Wes Montgomery
  • Look A Py Py – The Meters
  • Mercy, Mercy, Mercy – Josef Zawinul
  • Night In Tunisia – Charlie Parker
  • Rock Around The Clock – Bill Haley
  • So What – Miles Davis
  • Solar – Miles Davis
  • That’s Life – Frank Sinatra
  • The Girl From Ipanema – Antonio Carlos Jobim
  • Watermelon Man – Herbie Hancock
  • What A Difference A Day Made – Jamie Cullum
  •                                                           ….and plenty more….


  1. Brian Davies’ Family Get-together

    I’ve never known any band play something for every demographic and I never thought I’d see my 17-year-old nephew dancing alongside my 80-year-old mother! We will definitely be inviting the Dave Speakman Band back!