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Union Avenue

Music

Overview

  • All female musical duo
  • Excellent repertoire of hits from the last 50 years from David Bowie up to Adele
  • Perform with one guitar and two vocalists

Location

Union Avenue are based in Leicestershire and frequently play across the East Midlands.

Standard Set Times

  • 2 x 45 minutes with a 30 minute break or 3 x 30 minute sets with 15 minute breaks

About this Act

Union Avenue are a rarity on the live music scene - they are an all female acoustic duo. Tara and Ruthie both have a wealth of performing experience and decided to combine their talents to form a contemporary music duo.

As Union Avenue they perform a wide range of popular cover songs in their own stripped back style using close vocal harmonies against a backdrop of acoustic guitar, their sound is unmistakable. They can deliver anything from a heartfelt wedding ballad to a crowd pleasing rock anthem and everything in between. 

Set List

2000’s/2010’s :

Edge of Glory - Lady Ga Ga
Royals - Lorde
Thinking Out Loud - Ed Sheeran
Get Lucky - Daft Punk
Need You Now - Lady Antebellum
Try – Pink
Just Give Me A Reason – Pink Feat. Nate Ruess
Happy – Pharrell Williams
Marry You – Bruno Mars
Just The Way You Are – Bruno Mars
Forget You – Ceelo Green
All of Me – John Legend
Rolling in the Deep – Adele
Someone Like You - Adele
Domino – Jessie J
Price Tag – Jessie J
Bang Bang - Jessie J
A Thousand Years – Christina Perri
Somebody That I Used To Know - Gotye
Ho Hey – Lumineers
I Will Wait - Mumford and Sons
Stay With Me – Sam Smith
Let it Go – Idina Menzel
Somewhere Only We Know (John Lewis Ad) – Lily Allen
Black and Gold - Sam Sparro
Chasing Cars - Snow Patrol
Dakota - Stereophonics
Golden Touch - Razorlite
Handbags and Gladrags - Stereophonics/Rod Stewart
I Predict a Riot - Kaiser Chiefs
Left Outside Alone - Anastasia
Somebody Told Me - The Killers
Take Me Out - Franz Ferdinand
Take Your Mama - Scissor Sisters
Valerie - Amy Winehouse/Zutons
Who Knew - Pink
Times Like These - Foo Fighters
Poker Face - Lady Gaga
Use Somebody - Kings of Leon
One Republic – Apologize
The Calling – Wherever You Will Go
Make You Feel My Love – Adele/Dylan
You Got The Love – Florence and the Machine
Dance With My Father – Luther Vandross
Gotta Get Thru This – Daniel Bedingfield
If You’re Not The One – Daniel Bedingfield
Teenage Dirtbag - Wheatus

1990’s :

Hit Me Baby One More Time - Britney Spears
Bitch - Meredith Brooks
Don't Look Back in Anger - Oasis
Good Riddance (Time of Your Life) - Green Day
How You Remind Me - Nickelback
Torn - Natalie Imbruglia
Breakfast at Tiffany's - Deep Blue Something
What's Up? - 4 Non Blondes
Ironic - Alanis Morissette
Fields of Gold – Eva Cassidy/Sting
Songbird – Eva Cassidy/Fleetwood Mac
Somewhere Over The Rainbow - Eva Cassidy
You’re Still The One – Shania Twain
You Do Something To Me – Paul Weller
Champagne Supernova – Oasis

1980’s :

9-5 - Dolly Parton
Alone - Heart
Don't Get Me Wrong - Pretenders
Don't Stop Believin' - Journey
Here I Go Again - Whitesnake
I Think We're Alone Now - Tiffany
Jesse James - Cher
Like A Virgin - Madonna
Manic Monday - The Bangles
Never Tear Us Apart - INXS
Summer of '69 - Bryan Adams
Town Called Malice - The Jam
Livin' On a Prayer - Bon Jovi
Wanted Dead or Alive - Bon Jovi
Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) – Eurythmics
White Wedding – Billy Idol
Show Me Heaven – Maria McKee

Jukebox Classics :

American Pie - Don McLean
Breakfast in America - Supertramp
Don't Stop Me Now - Queen
Go Your Own Way - Fleetwood Mac
Hotel California - Eagles
Since You've Been Gone - Rainbow
I Will Survive - Gloria Gaynor
Dancing Queen - Abba
Maggie May - Rod Stewart
Mamma Mia - Abba
No Woman, No Cry - Bob Marley
Piano Man - Billy Joel
Rocket Man - Elton John
Proud Mary - Tina Turner
Space Oddity - David Bowie
Stuck in the Middle With You - Stealers Wheel
Sweet Home Alabama - Lynyrd Skynyrd
Wonderful Tonight - Eric Clapton
You're So Vain - Carly Simon
Jolene - Dolly Parton
Ziggy Stardust - David Bowie
Big Yellow Taxi - Joni Mitchell
Wish You Were Here - Pink Floyd
We Are Family – Sister Sledge
Ain’t No Sunshine – Bill Withers
Bad Moon Rising - Creedence Clearwater Revival
Brown Sugar - Rolling Stones
Dancing in the Street - Marta Reeves & The Vandellas
Daydream Believer - The Monkees
Hey Jude - The Beatles
Hi Ho Silver Lining - Jeff Beck
I Feel Fine - The Beatles
Let it Be - The Beatles
Mercedes Benz - Janis Joplin
Saw Her Standing There - The Beatles
Sunny Afternoon - The Kinks
Son of a Preacher Man - Dusty Springfield
Stand By Me - Ben E King
Mustang Sally - Wilson Pickett

Lineup

  • 2 piece act consisting of two lead vocals and one guitar

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