Mister Kanish


Function Band

Mister Kanish - function band
Mister Kanish are a unique party band made up of 5 highly talented musicians. Since forming in 2006, they have performed at countless weddings, corporate events and private parties.  
Putting their own spin on rock and pop songs from the 50s to the present day, The Mister Kanish line-up of vocals, dual guitars, bass and drums gives a pure, live, energetic sound - no cheesy strings, no synth brass, and never any pre-recorded backing tracks. 
As well as the electric line up, Mister Kanish also offer a completely acoustic ensemble with a vintage edge. With double bass, brushes on the drum kit and added violin or banjo where possible, the band perform bespoke arrangements of songs from Aha to Rhianna. 

Electric Repertoire
Amy Winehouse - Valerie
Andy Williams - Can’t Take My Eyes Off You
Arctic Monkeys - I Bet You Look Good On The Dancefloor
Backstreet Boys – Everybody (Backstreets Back)
Boy Meets Girl - Waiting For A Star To Fall
The Beatles - I Saw Her Standing There
The Beatles - Twist and Shout
Ben E. King - Stand By Me
Big Mountain - Baby I love Your Way
Black Box - Ride On Time
Blackstreet - No Diggity
Blink 182 - All The Small Things
Blur - Parklife
Blur - Song 2
Bon Jovi - Living on a Prayer
Bruno Mars - Uptown Funk
Bryan Adams - Summer of 69
Chuck Berry - Johnny Be Good
The Clash - Should I Stay Or Should I Go
Corona - Rhythm of The Night
Craig David - 7 Days
Daft Punk – Get Lucky
Deep Blue Something - Breakfast at Tiffany’s
Dick Dale and His Del-Tones - Misirlou (that song from Pulp Fiction)
Drake - Hold On We’re Going Home
Elvis - Hound Dog
Faithless - Insomnia
5ive - Keep On Moving
The Fratellis - Chelsea Dagger
Fresh Prince & Jazzy Jeff - Boom Shake The Room
Fresh Prince & Jazzy Jeff – Fresh Prince of Belair
Garage Medley - Do You Really Like It?/Sambucca/21 Seconds/Gotta Get Through This / Love Yourself (Craig David Garage Mix)
Ini Kamoze - Hotstepper
Jason Derulo - Want To Want Me
Jerry Lee Lewis - Great Balls of Fire
Jet - Are You Gonna Be My Girl
The Killers - Mr Brightside
Kings of Leon - Sex On Fire
The Kooks - She Moves In Her Own Way
Justin Bieber - Sorry
Lynyrd Skynyrd - Sweet Home Alabama
Mark Morrison - Return of The Mack
Michael Jackson - Black or White
The Monkees - I’m A Believer
Montell Jordan - This Is How We Do It
New Order - Blue Monday
Oasis - Champagne Supernova
Omi - Cheerleader
Otis Redding - Sitting On The Dock Of The Bay
Peter Andre - Mysterious Girl
The Proclaimers - 500 Miles
Queen - Crazy Little Thing Called Love
R- Kelly - She Got That Vibe
Sam Smith - Stay With Me
Sebastien The Crab - Under The Sea
Snow Patrol – Chasing Cars
Steelers Wheel - Stuck in the Middle With You
Van Morrison - Brown Eyed Girl
Walk The Moon - Shut Up and Dance With Me
Whitney Houston - How Will I Know
Whitney Houston - I Wanna Dance With Somebody

Vintage Styled Setlist
I’m Yours – Jason Mraz
Time of Your Life – Green Day
She Said – Plan B
Seven Nation Army – The White Stripes
Black and Gold – Sam Sparro
Gangsta’s Paradise / Tetris - Coolio
Lion Man – Mumford And Sons
I Will Wait - Mumford ans Sons
Bad Romance – Lady Gaga
We Found Love - Rihanna
Pencil Full of Lead – Paulo Nutini
Hey Ho – The Lumineers
Back For Good – Take That
Pumped Up Kicks – Foster The People
Hit Me Baby / Oops I did it again – Britney Spears
Take On Me - A-ha
Tender - Blur
Wake Me Up - Avicii
Happy - Pharrell
Blurred Lines - Robyn Thicke
Rude - Magic
(+ songs from the electric setlist)

Lesser Played Songs
1975 - Chocolate
The Rolling Stones - Brown Sugar
The Rolling Stones - Jumping Jack Flash
Bruno Mars - Locked Out Of Heaven
Free - All Right Now
Nirvana - Smells Like Teen Spirit
Rage Against The Machine – Killing In The Name Of
The Wannadies - You and Me Song
The Undertones - Teenage Kicks
Robbie Williams – Angels
The Police - Every Breath You Take
Ne-Yo - Closer
Lady Gaga - Poker Face
Kings of Leon - Use Somebody
The Kinks - You Really Got Me
The Kaiser Chiefs - I Predict A Riot
Blink 182 - What's My Age Again
Jackie Wilson - Higher and Higher
Mcfly - 5 Colours In her Hair
Michael Jackson - Beat It
Take That - Shine
Take That - Never Forget
The Beatles - Hard Day’s Night
Wild Cherry - Play That Funky Music
Wilson Pickett - Mustang Sally
Clean Bandit - Rather Be
UB40 - I Can’t Help Falling In Love With You

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