The CoverUps Overview:

  • Professional 4 piece Pop/Rock based band.
  • Experienced rock band for hire in Birmingham.
  • Can also provide acoustic performances.
  • Can perform at afternoon/dinner and reception.
  • Varied repertoire stretching from 60’s classics to the latest hits.
  • Will learn first dance song as standard.
  • DJ set provided between band performances.
  • PA system suitable for medium to large venues.
  • Bookable from £1100+.

    The CoverUps are an experienced professional rock band for hire in Birmingham, playing their vast and distinctive repertoire of Pop and Rock music throughout the UK and Europe. Their energetic live performances are perfect for your evenings entertainment, while their relaxed acoustic sets are the ideal soundtrack for your afternoon. With nearly a decade of experience performing at weddings, they certainly know what is needed to get everyone at your wedding on the dance floor.

    Having played hundreds of wedding performances, they receive only strong reviews, with guests making compliments like “their version was better than the original!” and that their performance “blew the roof off”. The CoverUps quality and professionalism is carried through both on and off the stage, being credited by many for being able to create the perfect atmosphere with their presence and choice of music and for being very helpful and efficient whilst setting up and packing away.


    As a Wedding Band:

    The CoverUps can provide performances for your day in both the afternoon/dinner and the evening/reception, normally playing relaxed acoustic sets during the day and playing their high energy pop and rock sets in either a 4 piece or a 5 piece band, being joined by a fabulous female singer. The CoverUps usually play for up to 2 hours in the evening, often in the format of 2 x 1 hour sets or 3 x 40 minute sets, with music being played through their sound system between sets. They are also more than happy to let you use an mp3 player or laptop etc. for the music between sets.

    The CoverUps will learn your first dance song as standard and can also learn to play any other songs you would like as an optional extra. They have a PA system suitable for audiences of up to 250 people which they are able to use outdoors, and also have their own lighting rig.

    “Firstly let me say that The CoverUps were amazing, everyone has told us that ‘our’ band was amazing. We are not a couple that leaves feedback for just anyone but you guys were so amazing that we felt we needed to say something. The whole wedding party was on the dance floor all night due to the amazing music. Everyone has said, and we totally agree, that you were the best wedding band ever. You made our wedding night and we cannot thank you enough. If anyone is reading this review and considering booking The CoverUps then go ahead and do it, you will not be disappointed!” – Tom & Caroline



    The CoverUps vast repertoire of songs spans 6 decades of amazing music, branching over all of your favourite classics from the 60’s, through to the more recent chart topping hits of the past few years so it’s certain that there’ll be lots of music that you and your guests will all know and love. During their performances, they always know which songs to play to get the audience engaged and bring them to the dance floor, an ability that will ensure your night is great for everybody in the building.

    Amongst their expansive list of songs you will find classic 60’s & 70’s hits like Don’t Stop Me Now (Queen) and Teenage Kicks (The Undertones), 80’s & 90’s tunes like Wonderwall (Oasis) and The Power Of Love (Huey Lewis and the News), and modern 00’s & 10’s rock and pop songs like Take Me Out (Franz Ferdinand) and Haven’t Met You Yet (Michael Bublé). You can view a more detailed repertoire by clicking on the genre headings below:

    60’s & 70’s

    • 20th Century Boy (T-Rex)
    • Ain’t No Sunshine (Bill Withers)
    • All Day And All Of The Night (The Kinks)
    • Alright Now (Free)
    • Big Yellow Taxi (Joni Mitchell)
    • Brown Eye’d Girl (Van Morrison)
    • Can’t Buy Me Love (The Beatles)
    • Can’t Take My Eyes Off You (Andy Williams)
    • Come Up And See Me (Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel)
    • Crazy Little Thing Called Love (Queen)
    • Day Tripper (The Beatles)
    • Daydream (The Lovin’ Spoonful)
    • Daydream Believer (The Monkees)
    • Don’t Stop Me Now (Queen)
    • Fat Bottomed Girls (Queen)
    • Fly Me To The Moon (Frank Sinatra)
    • From Me To You (The Beatles)
    • God Only Knows (The Beach Boys)
    • Hard Day’S Night (The Beatles)
    • Hey Jude (The Beatles)
    • Honky Tonk Women (Rolling Stones)
    • I Saw Her Standing There (The Beatles)
    • I Want You Back (Jackson 5)
    • I’m A Believer (The Monkees)
    • Johnny B. Goode (Chuck Berry)
    • Just The Way You Are (Billy Joel)
    • Moondance (Van Morrison)
    • My Generation (The Who)
    • Really Got Me (The Kinks)
    • Satisfaction (Rolling Stones)
    • She Loves You (The Beatles)
    • Signed, Sealed, Delivered (I’M Yours) (Stevie Wonder)
    • Sittin’ On The Dock Of The Bay (Otis Redding)
    • Somebody To Love (Queen)
    • Stand By Me (Ben E King)
    • Stuck In The Middle (Stealers Wheel)
    • Superstition (Stevie Wonder)
    • Sweet Home Alabama (Lynyrd Skynyrd)
    • Teenage Kicks (The Undertones)
    • The Boys Are Back In Town (Thin Lizzy)
    • Twist And Shout (The Beatles)
    • Your Song (Elton John)

    Additional Songs Available On Request

    80’s & 90’s

    • 2 Princes (Spin Doctors)
    • 500 Miles (The Proclaimers)
    • A Little Respect (Erasure)
    • A Thousand Trees (Stereophonics)
    • Addicted To Love (Robert Palmer)
    • Angels (Robbie Williams)
    • Basket Case (Green Day)
    • Beat It (Michael Jackson)
    • Billie Jean (Michael Jackson)
    • Breakfast At Tiffany’S (Deep Blue Something)
    • Come On Eileen (Dexy’s Midnight Runners)
    • Country House (Blur)
    • Dancing In The Dark (Bruce Springsteen)
    • Dancing On The Ceiling (Lionel Richie)
    • Day We Caught The Train (Ocean Colour Scene)
    • Don’t Look Back In Anger (Oasis)
    • Don’t Stop Believing (Journey)
    • Don’t You Want Me Baby (Human League)
    • Englishman In New York (Sting)
    • Faith (George Michael)
    • Gold (Spandau Ballet)
    • Half The World Away (Oasis)
    • Hard To Handle (Black Crowes)
    • Jump (Van Halen)
    • Let Me Entertain You (Robbie Williams)
    • Livin’ On A Prayer (Bon Jovi)
    • Local Boy In The Photograph (Stereophonics)
    • Love Song (The Cure)
    • Lovecats (The Cure)
    • Mr Jones (Counting Crows)
    • Murder On The Dance Floor (Sophie Ellis Bextor)
    • No Diggity (Blackstreet)
    • Parklife (Blur)
    • Place Your Hands (Reef)
    • Power Of Love (Huey Lewis And The News)
    • She’s Electric (Oasis)
    • She’s The One (Robbie Williams)
    • Sit Down (James)
    • Stay Or Go (The Clash)
    • Summer Of ’69 (Bryan Adams)
    • Sweet Child O’ Mine (Guns N’ Roses)
    • Tainted Love (Soft Cell)
    • Take On Me (Aha)
    • Teenage Dirtbag (Wheatus)
    • There She Goes (The Las)
    • Time Of Your Life (Green Day)
    • Town Called Malice (The Jam)
    • Wonderwall (Oasis)
    • You Can Call Me Al (Paul Simon)
    • You Do Something To Me (Paul Weller)
    • You Had Me From Hello (Bon Jovi)
    • You’Ve Got A Friend In Me (Randy Newman)

    Additional Songs Available On Request

    00’s & 10’s

    • 10,000 Nights (Alphabeat)
    • Alejandro (Lady Ga Ga)
    • America (Razorlight)
    • American Boy (Estelle)
    • American Idiot (Green Day)
    • Bad Romance (Lady Ga Ga)
    • Bet You Look Good On The Dance Floor (Arctic Monkeys)
    • Better Together (Jack Johnson)
    • Black And Gold (Sam Sparro)
    • Bohemian Like You (Dandy Warhols)
    • Buck Rogers (Feeder)
    • California Gurls (Katy Perry)
    • Chasing Cars (Snow Patrol)
    • Chelsea Dagger (The Fratellis)
    • Count On Me (Bruno Mars)
    • Crazy (Gnarls Barkley)
    • Dakota (Stereophonics)
    • Domino (Jessie J)
    • Don’t Feel Like Dancing (Scissor Sisters)
    • Don’t Stop The Music (Rihanna)
    • Dream Catch Me (Newton Faulkner)
    • Drive By (Train)
    • Dynamite (Taio Cruz)
    • Everybody’s Changing (Keane)
    • Fascination (Alphabeat)
    • Fight For This Love (Cheryl Cole)
    • Fighter (Christina Aguilera)
    • Fireflies (Owl City)
    • Firework (Katy Perry)
    • Forget You (Cee Lo Green)
    • Golden Touch (Razorlight)
    • Greatest Day (Take That)
    • Groovejet (Spiller (Feat. Sophie Ellis Bextor))
    • Happy (Pharrell Williams)
    • Have A Nice Day (Stereophonics)
    • Haven’t Met You Yet (Michael Buble)
    • Hey There Delilah (Plain White T’s)
    • Hey Ya (Outkast)
    • I Believe In A Thing Called Love (The Darkness)
    • I Kissed A Girl (Katy Perry)
    • I Predict A Riot (Kaiser Chiefs)
    • I’m Yours (Jason Mraz)
    • It’s All About You (Mcfly)
    • Johnny’s Got A Boom Boom (Imelda May)
    • Just Dance (Lady Ga Ga)
    • Just The Way You Are (Bruno Mars)
    • Last Nite (The Strokes)
    • Last Request (Paolo Nutini)
    • Locked Out Of Heaven (Bruno Mars)
    • Love Machine (Girls Aloud)
    • Make You Feel My Love (Adele/Dylan)
    • Maneater (Nelly Furtado)
    • Marry You (Bruno Mars)
    • Mercy (Duffy)
    • Monster (The Automatic)
    • Moves Like Jagger (Maroon 5)
    • Mr Brightside (Killers)
    • Need You Now (Lady Antebellum)
    • Never Be Lonely (The Feeling)
    • No Tomorrow (Orson)
    • Only Girl (In The World) (Rihanna)
    • Parachute (Cheryl Cole)
    • Pokerface (Lady Ga Ga)
    • Pricetag (Jessie J)
    • Rather Be (Feat. Jess Glynne) (Clean Bandit)
    • Rehab (Amy Winehouse)
    • Rolling In The Deep (Adele)
    • Round Round (Sugarbabes)
    • Rule The World (Take That)
    • Sail Away (David Gray)
    • Set Fire To The Rain (Adele)
    • Seven Nation Army (The White Stripes)
    • Sex On Fire (Kings Of Leon)
    • She Moves In Her Own Way (The Kooks)
    • She’s So Lovely (Scouting For Girls)
    • Shine (Take That)
    • Shut Up And Dance (Walk The Moon)
    • Since You’ve Been Gone (Kelly Clarkson)
    • Strange And Beautiful (Aqualung)
    • Sweet Escape (Gwen Stefani)
    • Take Me Out (Franz Ferdinand)
    • This Year’s Love (David Gray)
    • Torn On The Platform (Jack Penate)
    • Umbrella (Rihanna)
    • Up All Night (Take That)
    • Use Somebody (Kings Of Leon)
    • Valerie (Mark Ronson Feat. Amy Winehouse)
    • Viva La Vida (Coldplay)
    • Yellow (Coldplay)
    • You Give Me Something (James Morrison)

    Additional Songs Available On Request


    “The CoverUps were brilliant and we give our sincere thanks to the band members who all played so amazingly. They made the evening come alive and were not only great musicians and vocalists but were really charming & helpful while setting up, performing and packing away. It was a wonderful end to the wedding” – Chris & Rob


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    Looking for the perfect rock band for hire in Birmingham? You may have just found them! The CoverUps can be booked to play at your wedding from £1100+, enquire for a tailor made quote for your wedding date by filling out the contact form below.

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