Liam Blunts Funky Rhythm Train (100% Live Band)

  • Cover Band in Wangaratta, VIC

  • Travels up to 300 km
  • From $1,750 to $5,500
  • Available on Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun

Liam Blunts Funky Rhythm Train is a 5 or 9 Piece Covers Band based in North East Victoria.
The band began in 2001 as a 4-piece funky blues band and has since evolved and had numerous line-up changes over the years. Since 2019 the band has employed an optional 4-piece horn section, affectionately called 'The Hornies', for an augmented line-up creating a huge sound for special events and functions.
Versatility is the band's strength with Meagan on lead vocals, Tim on drums/vocals, Michael on bass/keys/vocals and Ian and Peter the two guitarists enabling a wide variety of musical styles and songs to be performed.
With decades of experience you are guaranteed great music & great times.



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Beth's Festival in Seymour, Apr 2024

The Band was absolutely sensational! They had the crowd rocking from the get go, their brilliant covers of R&B tunes made our Taste of the Goulburn Festival a very entertaining event for the circa 3,000 people who attended. Would gladly book them for any event requiring high energy and fun!

Sacha's Private Party in Bright, Mar 2024


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Each member of Liam Blunts Funky Rhythm Train is a professional musician that brings their own special magic to the overall sound created & all love a good time & of course GREAT MUSIC.
With decades of experience, the band always ensures a fun & exciting atmosphere, catering for the audience by providing a dynamic combination.
R&B, Funk, Soul, Rock, Top 40, Pop, Jazz, Latin . . . you name it Liam Blunts Funky Rhythm Train play it!
Most importantly we are 100% live. No backing tracks or sequences, unlike some other "live" bands. What you see and hear on stage is being created live by the band.


5 PIECE COVER BAND- Playing crowd favourites guaranteed to get your family and friends on the dance floor. Comprising female lead vocals, 2 guitarists, bass/lead vocals/keyboards and drums/lead vocals, makes this band one of the most versatile in the area. The band's instrumentation is sufficient to cover just about anything you could wish for in a great night's entertainment. This established line-up has been together for over 10 years.

9 PIECE COVERS/JAZZ/LATIN BAND- This line up has a 4-piece horn section added to the above 5-piece band for an amazing big sound and even a greater variety of music. Imagine trumpet, alto and tenor saxophones and trombone creating a wall of sound to some of the greatest funk, soul and pop tunes you have ever heard. The band also does some of its own original arrangements of well known crowd favourites.

Prices for each band (fees subject to change due to personalised quotes for each event/venue/distance being negotiated) include -
Production sound & lights, travel, insurance and for large public events our own sound engineer.
We can provide our own 6m x 3m gazebo for shelter if needed. This is suitable only if the weather is agreeable!
Power must be available and one standard 10amp 240v is all that is required. If possible on a separate circuit to other electrical items.
For performances that require a generator, one must be used that can provide adequate power for the band.

Our current song list:
Act Yr Age - Bluejuice
Affirmation - George Benson
Ain’t It Fun - Paramore
Ain’t No Sunshine - Eva Cassidy
All Night Long - Lionel Richie
All Shook Up - Elvis Presley
Animal - Neon Trees
April Sun In Cuba - Dragon
Are You Gonna Be My Girl - Jet
Are You Gonna Go My Way - Lenny Kravitz
As - Stevie Wonder
Bad Guy - Billie Eilish
Bad Moon Rising - Creedence Clearwater Revival
Beautiful Day - U2
Beggin' - Maneskin
Better - The Screaming Jets
Better Man - Pearl Jam
Blame It On The Boogie - The Jackson 5
Blister In The Sun -Violent Femmes
Blue Bossa - jazz standard
Blue Moon - jazz standard
Blues By Five - jazz standard
Boys In Town - The Divnyls
Boys Of Summer - The Ataris/Don Henley
Brown Eyed Girl - Van Morrison
Build Me Up Buttercup - The Foundations
Can't Take My Eyes Off You - Frankie Valli
Celebration - Kool & The Gang
Chicken Fried - Zac Brown Band
Crazy - Gnarls Barkley
Crazy Little Thing Called Love - Queen
Cry In Shame - Deisel
Dancing In The Moonlight - Toploader
Dani California - Red Hot Chili Peppers
December 1963 What A Night - The Four Seasons
Don't Start Now - Dua Lipa
Drive - Incubus
Drops Of Jupiter - Train
Eagle Rock - Daddy Cool
Early Warning - Baby Animals
Everlasting Love - The Love Affair
Everything - Michael Buble
Evie Part 1 - The Wrights/Stevie Wright
Ex's & Oh's - Elle King
Family Tree - Kings Of Leon
Feel It Still - Portugal The Man
Fine And Mellow - Eva Cassidy/Billie Holiday
Flowers - Miley Cyrus
Footloose - Kenny Loggins
Fortunate Son - Creedence Clearwater Revival
Gimme Some Loving - Blues Brothers
Gold On The Ceiling - The Black Keys
Groove Is In The Heart - Deee-Lite
Hard To Handle - The Black Crows
Higher & Higher - Jackie Wilson
Higher Love - Steve Winwood
Hit Me With Your Best Shot - Pat Benatar
Holy Grail - Hunters & Collectors
Horses - Daryl Braithwaite
Howling At The Moon - Bondi Cigars
Hurt So Good - John Mellencamp
I Got You I Feel Good - James Brown
I Knew You Were Trouble - Taylor Swift
I Love Rock ‘n’ Roll - Joan Jett and the Blackhearts p
I Wish - Stevie Wonder
I'll Make You Happy - The Bamboos/Easybeats
I'm Gonna Be 500 Miles - The Proclaimers
Isn't She Lovely - Stevie Wonder
It's So Easy - Linda Ronstadt/Buddy Holly
It's Still Rock & Roll To Me - Billy Joel
Jessie's Girl - Rick Springfield
Jolene - Miley Cyrus/Dolly Parton
Just A Girl - No Doubt
La Samba - jazz standard
Learn To Fly - Foo Fighter
Life Is A Highway - Tom Cochran/Rascal Flatts
Lips Are Moving - Meghan Trainor
Love Story - Taylor Swift
Man I Feel Like A Woman - Shania Twain
Mercy - Duffy
Message In A Bottle - The Police
Moondance - Van Morrison
Mr. Brightside - The Killers
Mr. Jones - Counting Crows
Mustang Sally - The Commitments
My Happiness - Powderfinger
My Sharona - The Knack
My Wish - Rascal Flatts
New Sensation - INXS
Nothing But A Good Time - Poison
Nutbush City Limits - Tina Turner
On My Mind - Powderfinger
One Way Or Another - Blondie
Play That Funky Music - Wild Cherry
Proud Mary - Creedence Clearwater Revival
Rebel Rebel - David Bowie
Respect - Aretha Franklin
Riptide - Vance Joy
ROCK in the USA - John Mellencamp
Rock 'n' Me - Steve Miller Band
Route 66 - jazz standard
Run To Paradise - The Choir Boys
Satisfaction - The Rolling Stones
Sex On Fire - Kings of Leon
Shut Up And Dance - Walk The Moon
St Thomas - jazz standard
Sudden Samba - jazz standard
Summer of 69 - Bryan Adams
Sunday Morning - Maroon 5
Superstition - Stevie Wonder
Sweet Home Alabama - Lynyrd Skynyrd
Tequila - The Champs
The Letter - Joe Cocker
The Power Of Love - Huey Lewis & The News
These Boots Are Made For Walking - Nancy Sinatra
Thinking Out Loud - Ed Sheeran
Tide Is High - Blondie
To Her Door - Paul Kelly
Twist & Shout - The Beatles
Two Strong Hearts - Ainslie Wills/John Farnham
Uptown Funk - Bruno Mars
Use Somebody - Kings Of Leon
Valerie - Amy Winehouse
Venus - Bananarama
Wagon Wheel - Darius Rucker
Waiting On The World To Change - John Mayer
Walking On Sunshine - Katrina & the Waves
Watermelon Man - Herbie Hancock
What I Like About You - The Romantics
Who Did You Think I Was - John Mayer
Wish You Well - Bernard Fanning
Wonderwall - Oasis
You Give Love A Bad Name - Bon Jovi
You Really Got Me - The Kinks
Zebra - John Butler Trio

We are happy to learn a song of your choice for a bridal dance or any other particular party requests you have at no extra charge, as long as we feel we can do it justice! If it is unsuitable for the band to play, then we have a mp3 music player available.
Although based in Wangaratta, the band has performed as far away as Echuca, Cobram, Culcairn, Mitta Mitta, Seymour, Gippsland and Coldstream. A package can be negotiated for up to 300km from Wangaratta. Accommodation may also be required in some circumstances.

Public Liability Insurance is guaranteed through Duck for Cover.