Brian Allison

Brian began playing music with his father–a professional musician–in 2005. His father passed away in 2012 and left Brian with a passion and determination to pursue a career as a songwriter. Supporting his wife and four children, Brian maintains a rigorous live performance schedule in the Midwest and is actively involved with the SoFar Sounds network of independent performances.

Cover Song List

Classic Rock

  • Sgt. Pepper – The Beatles
  • Two of us – The Beatles
  • Little help from my Friends – The Beatles
  • Yesterday – The Beatles
  • Blackbird – The Beatles
  • Eight Days A Week - The Beatles 
  • We Can Work it Out - The Beatles
  • Come Together - The Beatles
  • Hey Jude - The Beatles 
  • Eleanor - The Beatles
  • I Saw Her Standing There – The Beatles  
  • While my guitar gently weeps – George Harrison
  • Midnight Rider – Allman Brothers
  • Melissa - Allman Brothers 
  • Soulshine - Warren Hayes
  • Crossroads – Eric Clapton
  • Long Tall Sally – Little Richard
  • Isn’t she lovely – Stevie Wonder
  • Can you see - Marshall Tucker Band
  • Everyday Blues – BB King
  • Ramble on – Led Zepplin
  • Gone, Gone Gone – Robert Plant and Alison Kraus
  • Dock of the Bay – Otis Redding
  • Life by the drop – SRV
  • Mary Janes Last Dance - Tom Petty
  • Jumping Jack Flash - Rolling Stones
  • Seven Bridges Road - The Eagles
  • Take it Easy - The Eagles 
  • Can't Help Falling in Love - Elvis Presley
  • Heroes - David Bowie
  • Country Roads - John  Denver
  • Sweet Home Alabama -Lynyrd Skynyrd
  • Simple Man - Lynyrd Skynyrd
  • Brown Eyed Girl - Van Morrison
  • Sweet Thing - Van Morrison 
  • Lay Down Sally - Eric Clapton
  • Folsom Prison - Johnny Cash
  • Have You Ever Seen the Rain - CCR
  • Down On The Corner - CCR 
  • Bad Moon Rising - CCR
  • Sweet Caroline - Neil Diamond
  • Can't Take My Eyes off you - Frankie Valli 
  • Old Man - Neil Young
  • Rich Girl - Hall and Oats
  • Crazy Thing Called Love - Queen 
  • Angel From Montgomery - Bonnie Raitt 
  • Is This Love - Bob Marley 
  • Casey Jones - Grateful Dead 
  • Jolene - Dolly Parton 
  • Mama I'm Coming Home - Ozzy Osbourne 
  • Pretty Woman - Roy Orbison
  • The Joker – Steve Miller Band  
  • Rainy Day Women 12 and 35 – Bob Dylan
  • I’ll Fly Away – Albert E. Brumley
  • Hound Dog - Elvis

 

80’s

  • Free Fallen – Tom Petty
  • I would walk 500 miles -The Proclaimers
  • Purple Rain - Prince
  • Wanted Dead or Alive - Bon Jovi 
  • Your Love - Outfield
  • The Best - Tina Turner
  • Don't Stop Believing - Journey

90’s  

  • Jumper – Third Eye Blind
  • I'm in a Hurry - Alabama 
  • Interstate Love Song - STP
  • 1979 - Smashing Pumpkins 
  • King of Wishful Thinking - Go West 
  • Creep – Radiohead
  • I Saw Red - Sublime
  • Boss DJ - Sublime 
  • Santeria - Sublime 
  • What I Got - Sublime
  • Out Loud - Dispatch
  • Times Like These - Foo Fighters
  • Meet Virginia -  Train
  • Drop of Jupiter - Train
  • Marry Me - Train 
  • Wonderwall - Oasis
  • Polly - Nirvana 
  • Closing Time - Semisonic 
  • Friends in Low Places - Garth Brooks 
  • Give Me One Reason - Tracy Chapman
  • Push - Matchbox Twenty 
  • Chariot - Graven Degraw 
  • Follow Through - Gavin Degraw 
  • Belief - Gavin Degraw 
  • Bright Lights - Matchbox 20 
  • Push - Matchbox 20 
  • Mercury Blues – Alan Jackson

 

2000’s

  • Riptide - Vance Joy
  • Good Love – John Mayer 
  • Why Georgia - John Mayer  
  • Good People – Jack Johnson
  • Bubble Toes - Jack Johnson
  • Thousand Years - Christina Perri 
  • Flake - Jack Johnson
  • Baby One More Time- Britney Spears 
  • Ant Marching - Dave Matthew Band 
  • Volcano - Damien Rice 
  • Somebody Like You - Keith Urban

2010’s

  • Shut up and Dance – Walk the Moon
  • We own the night – Lady Antebellum
  • To Be Without You - Ryan Adams
  • Wake me up – Aloe Black
  • 45 seconds – Rihanna
  • When we were on fire – James Bay
  • Unbelievers – Vampire Weekend
  • Geronimo – Sheppard
  • Little Black Submarine – Black Keys
  • California - Jamestown Revival
  • Golden Age - Jamestown Revival 
  • Hospital Bed - Cold War Kids
  • Hold Back the River - James Bay
  • Sunday Morning - Maroon 5
  • Wagon Wheel - Old Crow Medicine Show
  • Home - Phillip Phillips
  • Radioactive - Imagine Dragons
  • Green Eyes - Lone Bellows
  • Parachute - Chris Stapleton
  • Broken Halos - Chris Stapleton 
  • Tennessee Whiskey - Chris Stapleton
  • Starting Over - Chris Stapleton  
  • Castle on the Hill - Ed Sheeren
  • Angela - The Lumineers
  • Gloria - The Lumineers  
  • Unsteady - X Ambassadors
  • Use Somebody - Kings of Leon
  • Slow Hands - Niall Horan
  • To Good At goodbyes - Sam Smith
  • Stay With Me - Sam Smith
  • Say Something - Justin Timberlake and Chris Stapleton 
  • This Town - Niall Horan 
  • Perfect - Ed Sheeren 
  • Bad - James Bay 
  • Never In My Wildest Dreams - Dan Auerbach 
  • Beyond - Leon Bridges 
  • Best Day of My Life - American Authors 
  • Yellow - Coldplay 
  • Adore You - Harry Styles 
  • Watermelon Sugar - Harry Styles 
  • Hallucinogenics - Matt Maeson 
  • Circles - Post Malone 
  • Blinding Lights – The Weekend
  • 10,000 Hours – Dan and Shay
  • Time Stands – Nathaniel Rateliff
  • The Joke – Brandi Carlile 
  • Springteen - Eric Church
  • Beautiful Crazy -Luke Combs
  • Sand in My Boots - Morgan Wallen  

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