Retro-Rockets

Oldies/Variety/Dance 50s, 60s, 70s and Beyond 
Rock and Roll Songs and Standards

The Retro-Rockets play many of the classic rock and roll songs of the 50s , 60s, 70s and beyond. The band covers all of the classic oldies including big band, smooth ballads, R&B, classic instrumental, country, pop, disco, and swing dance standards.  Below are some of the many oldies you can expect to hear when you come to a Retro-Rockets performance in the Baltimore/Washington area!

                                                                                          SONGLIST
 Ain't Too Proud to Beg -Temptations                  Johnny B. Goode - Chuck Berry                          -The Letter - The Box Tops 
Alley Cat                                                                Joy to the World - Three Dog Night                      The Stroll- The Diamonds  

 Are You Lonesome Tonight - Elvis                      Kansas City- H. Dorman                                    
   The Twist- Chubby Checkers
 At Last  - Etta James                                              Listen to the Music - Doobie Brothers                This Magic Moment - The Drifters

 At the Hop - Danny & the Jrs                                 Little Darlings - The Diamonds                          Tossing and Turning- Bobby Lewis                                            
 Baby It's Cold Outside - M. Buble & A. Murray     Locomotion - Little Eva                                         Unchained Melody - Righteous Brothers    
 Beer Barrel Polka                                                   Louie Louie - Kingsmen                                        Under the Boardwalk - Drifters

 Be My Baby  - Ronnettes                                        Love Me With All Your Heart
E. Humperdink     Venus- Shocking Blue
 Before He Cheats - Carrie Underwood                  Love Potion #9 - Searchers                                  Walk of Life - Dire Straits    
 Blueberry Hill - Fats Domino                                 
Make the World Go Away - Eddy Arnold              Walking After Midnight - Patsy Cline    
 Blue Bayou- Linda Ronstadt                                  Mambo #5-                                                             Walking on Sunshine - Katrina and the Waves 
 Blue Suede Shoes - Carl Perkins                         
Margaritaville - Jimmy Buffet                                 Wanderer -  Dion
 Boot Scoot Boogie - Brooks and Dunn                 Misty - Johnny Mathis                                             Warm California Sun- Rivieras
  Boy From Ipanema                                               
Monster Mash - Bobby Pickett                               Watermelon Man- Herbie Hancock
  Bring It On Home- Sam Cooke                             Moon River  - Jerry Butler                                      What a Wonderful World- Louis Armstrong   
  Brown Eyed Girl- Van Morrison                            Mountain of Love- Johnny Rivers                          Who's Sorry Now- Connie Francis
  Calendar Girl - Neil Sedaka                                  Muskrat Love - Captain & Tennille                         Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow - Shirelles
  Can't Buy Me Love -Beatles                                 Mustang Sally- Wilson Pickett                   
            Wonder of You - Elvis                         
 Can't Help Falling In Love- Elvis                           Neon Moon - Brooks and Dunn                             Wonderful World- Sam Cooke 

 Catch a Falling Star - Perry Como                         New York New York - Frank Sinatra                    YMCA - Village People 
 Centerfold - J Geils Band                                       One Fine Day - Chiffons                                       Young Blood - Coasters           
Chain  Fools - Aretha Franklin                             
    Only Wanna Be With You- Hootie & Blowfish    You Belong to Me - The Duprees 
 Charlie Brown - Coaster                                         Pink Cadillac - Bruce Springstein                        You Never Call Me By My Name - David Allen Coe
 Chicken Dance                                                        Pretty Woman- Roy Orbison                               Your Mama Don't Dance - Loggins & Messina 
 Could I Have this Dance - Anne Murray                 Proud Mary - Creedance Clearwater Revival                                                                     
 Crazy - Patsy Cline                                                  Put Your Head on My Shoulder - Paul Anka 
 Crazy Little Thing Called Love- Queen                   Rock and Roll Music - Chuck Berry 
Crocodile Rock - Elton John                                      Rock Around the Clock -  Bill Haley                             
 Da Do Run Run- The Crystals                                  Rockin' Pneumonia &  - Johnny Rivers
 Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue- C. Gayle          Boogie Woogie Flu
 Don't You Just Know It-
Huey Piano Smith              Rockin' Robin - Bobby Day
  Dream- Everly Brothers                                              Rocky Top - Osborne Brothers                                                                
 Electric Slide - Marcia Griffiths                                  Run Around Sue - Dion                                                 
 End of the World - Skeeters Davis                              Runaway - Del Shannon                                                           
 Friends in Low Places- Garth Brooks                       Satin Doll - Coasters        
Gimme Some Lovin' -
Spencer Davis                          Save the Last Dance - Drifters
God Bless America - Irving Berlin                                Sea Cruise - Frankie Ford      
 
God Bless the USA - Lee Greenwood                         Sea of Love - Phil Phillips              
 Good Night Sweetheart - Sha Na Na                          Secret Agent Man- Johnny Rivers
 Goody Goody - Frankie Lymon                                    See You Later Alligator- Bill Haley
 Grazing in the Grass - Masekela                                 Sentimental Journey -  Doris Day
 Great Balls of Fire  - Jerry Lee Lewis                          Shake Rattle and Roll - Bill Haley  
 Guitar Boogie Shuffle  - The Virtues                           Shop Around - Captain & Tennelle  
 Hand Jive -  Johnny Otis                                              Shout - Isley Brothers
 Hang on Sloopy - The McCoys                                    Since I Fell For You - Lenny Welch                                                                                                                 
 Heatwave - Martha & Vandellas                                   Smile- Jerry Lewis
 Help Me Make It Through Nite - K. Kristoferson         Spanish Harlem - Ben E. King

 Hernando's Hideaway - The 4 Lads                           Special Angel - Bobby Helmes                                     
  Hot Cha- Junior Walker                                               Splish Splash- Bobby Darin                                      
 Higher and Higher - Jackie Wilson                             Spooky - Atlantic Rhythm Section
  I Can See Clearly - Johnny Nash                               Suspicious Minds- Elvis Presley
 I Just Called to Say - Stevie Wonder                         Stand By Me - Ben E King     
 I'll Be There - Michael Jackson                                   Sugar Pie Honey Bunch- Four Tops
 In the Still of the Night - Five Satins                          Summertime - Gershwin
 I Only Have Eyes For You - Flamingos                      Sweet Caroline - Neil Diamond 
 I Will Survive - Gloria Gayn                                         Sweet Home Alabama- Lynyrd Skynyrd
                                                                                      Sweet Nothings - Brenda Lee 

                                                                                     
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