Services From The Bees Knees
The Bees Knees - 4 Piece Band
The Bees Knees - 5 Piece Band
The Bees Knees are available for any occasion, be it a wedding, birthday, corporate event, bat mitzvah, charity event, anniversary or any other special event. Whatever your needs, you can be assured of a professional service to see your event runs smoothly and amazing tunes to keep the dance floor full the whole night.
Please, describe your act or business in on sentence:
We are a covers band dedicated to getting your party going.
What kind of events do you usually serve?
We will cater for all types of events including - weddings, birthdays, bat bitzvahs, corperate and charity events, themed parties.... you name it.
How long do you play for?
We play in 45 minute sets, with a maximum of 3 sets
Do you have your own PA and lighting?
Do you have Public Liability Insurance and PAT tested equipment?
How much space do you require?
Viable depending on the size of the line up.
My favourite tune is not on your list. Will you be able to play it?
If you have a special request which we do not already know, we will absolutely endevour to learn it for your event. Please be advised, though we love a challenge, their many be some styles we find difficult able to perform for practical reasons e.g. Classical, Rap/Hiphop, EDM
How many breaks do you take? How long are they?
Our act is a high energy, dynamic performance, so for the wellbeing of our memebers we take a break after approxiamtely 45 minutes. These typically last no longer than 15-20 minutes.
Playing a variety of music from 50s to modern day pop, rock, ska and motown, the band is available in various formats from duo to 5 piece, comprising of up to 2 guitars, bass, drums, saxophone, lead and backing vocals.
The line up can be tailored to fit the feel of your event best, so whether you're looking for a full band to keep everybody dancing or a more stripped back lineup for a toned down environment, we’ve got it covered.
The Bees Knees have played all over the UK at a wide variety of events, and we pride ourselves in getting the party going. We can provide all of sound and lighting equipment required, and also can also provide a DJ service during breaks for an interruption free evenings entertainment.
If you have any music requests that are not in the existing repertoire below, please let us know, we love a challenge and whether its for that all important first dance, or just your favourite song, we will endevour to make your event extra special.
500 Miles - The Proclaimers
9 to 5 - Dolly Parton
Africa - Toto
Are you Gonna Go My Way - Lenny Kravitz
Billie Jean - Michael Jackson
Blame it on the Boogie - Jackson 5
Blue Suede Shoes - Elvis Presley
Call Me- Blondie
Can't Take My Eyes Off You - Andy Williams
Come on Eileen - Dexy's Midnight Runners
Crazy - Gnarls Barkley
Dakota - Stereophonics
Dancing in the Moonlight - Toploader
Dancing Queen - Abba
Don't Stop Believing - Journey
Don’t Look Back in Anger - Oasis
Don’t Stop Me Now - Queen
Dreaming of You - The Coral
Echo Beach - Martha and the Muffins
Everywhere - Fleetwood mac
Eye of the Tiger - Survivor
Get Lucky - Daft Punk
Gimmie Some Loving - Spencer Davies Group
Girls Just Want to Have Fun - Cindy Lauper
Go Your Own Way - Fleetwood mac
Good Thing - Fine Young Cannibals
Good - Times Chic
Happy (ska version) - Pharrell Williams
Hard Days Night - The Beetles
Hava Nagila - Traditional
Hey Ya - Outkast
Higher and Higher - Jackie Wilson
Highway to Hell - AC/DC
Hold On I'm Coming - Sam & Dave
Hotel California - The Eagles
Hound Dog - Elvis Presley
I Bet That You Look Good On The Dance Floor - Arctic Monkees
I Feel Good - James Brown
I Predict a Riot - Kaiser chiefs
I Wanna Dance with Somebody - Whitney Houston
I'm a Believer - The Monkees
In the Midnight Hour - Wilson Pickett
It Must be Love - Madness
Kids in America - Kim Wilde
Kiss Me - Sixpence non the Richer
Knock on Wood - Wilson Pickett
Land of a 1000 Dances - Wilson Pickett
Lets Dance - David Bowie
Livin' La Vida Loca - Ricky Martin
Living on a Prayer - Bon Jovi
Locked out of Heaven - Bruno Mars
Love Cats - The Cure
Material Girl - Madonna
Monkey Man - Toots and the Maytals
Move On Up - Curtis Mayfield
Mr Brightside - The Killers
Nutbush City Limited - Tina & Ike Turner
One Step Beyond - Madness
One Way or Another/Teenage Kicks - Blondie/The Undertones
Pick Up the Pieces - Average White Band
Play That Funky Music - Wild Cherry
Proud Mary - Tina Turner
Respect - Aretha Franklin
Roxanne - The Police
Sex on Fire - Kings of Leon
Shut up and Dance - Walk the Moon
Siman Tov, Mazal Tov - Traditional
Son Of A Preacher Man - Dusty Springfield
Soul Man - Sam And Dave
Starman - David Bowie
Stayin' Alive - The Beegees
Stuck In the Middle with you - Steeler Wheels
Summer of 69 - Bryan Adams
Superstition/Another One Bites the Dust - Stevie Wonder/Queen
Sweet Child O' Mine - Guns and Roses
Sweet Dreams/Seven Nation Army (Ska) - Eurythmics/the white Stripes
Sweet Home Alabama - Lynyrd Skynyrd
Tainted Love - Imelda May Version
Tears of a Clown - The Beat (Ska Version)
The Joker - Steve Miller Band
Three Little Birds - Bob Marley
Uptown Funk - Bruno Mars
Valerie - Amy Winehouse
Video Killed the Radio Star - The Bugles
Wouldn't it be Nice - Beach Boys
You really got Me - The Kinks
You Sexy thing - Hot Chocolate