Tall Order are a 5 piece professional function/party band based in Essex.
The band itself has over 25 years of experience, playing in all kinds of musical situations and live shows from private parties, weddings, corporate events, holiday parks and theatres all over the UK.
Originally a full band of family members which was set up as the East Coasters in the early 90s, it has run under the name Tall Order for the last 15 years and now consists of 5 members, 4 of which are from the Thompson family. Alan Thompson and Linda Thompson (Husband and Wife), Wayne Thompson (Son of Alan and Linda) and Judy Thompson (Sister of Alan), and lets not forget the family’s close friend and great Bass player, Christopher Annesley.
Tall Order boasts a large repertoire which covers some of the best music from the best artists around the world. Reaching out from the 1950’s and everything in between up to the current music you hear in todays industry, from artists like Chuck Berry, The Beatles, Elvis Presley, The Kinks to more modern artists like Kings of Leon, Pixie Lott and Amy Winehouse just to name a few.
A line up full of talented and enthusiastic musicians, with full use of the three-part harmonies coming from both male and female vocals, the sound produced by Tall Order is nothing but fantastic, full of character and overall exciting for all ages to enjoy.
Everyone in the band is out to impress and shall not disappoint, the show is exciting from start to finish and will get you, your friends and family up on the dance floor in no time.
Tall Order has everything that is needed to enjoy a night full of ecstatic atmosphere. With a Mackie SRM 450 PA System capable of 2000 watts when combined with the 1400 watts from both Mackie SWA 1501 Subwoofers, everything is run through their own Soundcraft EFX12 12 channel mixer, providing you with the best sound possible in any environment for your event.
Audio equipment is also available for any event, providing you with background music while the band is of stage.
Tall Order’s live set can be specifically tailored for your event. A variety of sets are available in whichever time format that suits your specific needs for your event.
Tall Order - Function Band Song List
Jailhouse Rock - Elvis Presley Johnny B Goode - Chuck Berry Stupid Cupid - Connie Francis Thats Alright Mama - Elvis Presley Mystery Train - Elvis Presley
Do You Want To Dance - Bobby Freeman
Runaway - Del Shannon
Da Do Run Run - The Crystals
Let’s Jump The Broomstick - Brenda Lee
California Dreamin’ - The Mamas & The Papas
Bad Moon Rising - Creedence Clearwater Revival
Dancing In The Street - Martha & The Vandellas
Mustang Sally - Wilson Pickett
You Really Got Me - The Kinks
All Day And All Of The Night - The Kinks
Shout - Lulu
Do You Love Me - The Contours
Wipeout - The Surfers
Proud Mary - Creedence Clearwater Revival
Mony Mony - Tommy James & The Shondells
In The Midnight Hour - Wilson Pickett
Twist and Shout - The Beatles
Lets Twist Again - Chubby Checker
Help - The Beatles
Words - The Bee Gees
Can’t Buy Me Love - The Beatles
Li’l Red Riding Hood - Sam The Sham & The Pharaohs Glad All Over - The Dave Clark Five
I Saw Her Standing There - The Beatles
The Tracks Of My Tears - Smokey Robinson & The Miracles
Stuck In The Middle With You - Stealers Wheel Does Your Mother Know - ABBA
Long Train Runnin’ - The Doobie Brothers Burning Love - Elvis Presley
One Way Or Another - Blondie
Ever Fallen In Love (With Someone You Shouldn’t’ve) Sweet Home Alabama - Lynyrd Skynyrd
So Lonely - The Police
Brother Louie - Hot Chocolate
Time Warp - The Rocky Horror Picture Show
Love Hurts - Nazareth
Without You - Harry Nilsson
Let It Be - The Beatles
Peaceful Easy Feeling - Eagles
9 to 5 - Dolly Parton
There’s A Guy Works Down The Chip Shop Swears He’s Elvis - Kirsty MacColl Perfect - Fairground Attraction
Love Shack - The B-52’s
Tainted Love - Soft Cell
I’m Walking On Sunshine - Katrina and the Waves
Kids In America - Kim Wilde
Drvin’ My Life Away - Eddie Rabbitt
Take It On The Run - REO Speedwagon
I Love Rock ’n’ Roll - Joan Jett & The Blackhearts
Happy Hour - The Housemartins
I’ll Be There For You (Theme from the TV show Friends) - The Rembrandts Breakfast At Tiffany’s - Deep Blue
Perfect 10 - The Beautiful South
What’s Up - 4 Non Blondes
Maria - Blondie
Don’t Speak - No Doubt
Take Me To The River - The Commitments Place Your Hands - Reef
Crush - Jennifer Paige
More Than Words - Extreme
Achy Breaky Heart - Billy Ray Cyrus
Dreaming Of You - The Coral
Take Your Mama - Scissor Sisters
Black Horse And The Cherry Tree - KT Tunstall Valerie - Amy Winehouse
Mama Do - Pixie Lott
Sex Is On Fire - Kings Of Leon
You Will You Won’t - The Zutons
Who knew - Pink