The Presidential Blues Band

  • Blues Band in Gold Coast, QLD

  • Travels up to 200 km
  • Starting from $450
  • Available on Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun

  • 14 people have checked out this act in the last fortnight. Calendars book up fast!

The Presidential Blues Band are a 3 Piece Acoustic Blues/Folk Trio consisting of The “G-Man” on Double Bass & backing vocals, “Big D” on Resonator Guitar, stompbox & vocals, and “Uncle Leon” on Harmonica & vocals. They play a mix of originals & covers typically in the style of old school early 1900’s Acoustic Delta Foot Stomping Blues. All 3 are very experienced musicians with 80+ years’ experience between them in Bands, Duos, Trios & Solo gigs. Over the past 2 years they have held residencies in some of the Gold Coasts best live music venues as well as appearances at multiple Folk Festivals and Folk Clubs.


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The Presidential Blues Band are easy going professional entertainers perfect for pubs, clubs, festivals and private functions. As an Acoustic 3 piece they can adjust volume requirements to suit the venue requirements.

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We usually require one hour prior to starting time to set up our equipment and perform a sound check. We prefer to be under cover but can provide a small marquee if required. We have a medium size PA system to cater for up to 500 guests but can hire a larger system if required. We can also perform acoustically or with a small battery powered PA for more intimate venues.

Cover Songs

32-20 Blues - Robert Johnston
Angelina - Keb Mo
Baby Please Don't Go - Harry Manx / Muddy Waters
Before you Accuse me - Bo Diddley/Eric Clapton
Blues Hat - Charlie Daniels Band
Bring it on Home - Sam Cooke
Bring me my Shotgun - Lightnin Hopkins
Built for Comfort - Willie Dixon
Chocolate Jesus - Tom Waits
Diddy Wah Diddy - Blind Blake
Down by the riverside - Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee
Feelin So Lonesome - Phil Manning
Flip Flop Fly - Big Joe Turner
Folsom Prison Blues - Johnny Cash
France - Keb Mo
Going Down That Road Feelin Bad -Traditional
Got my Mojo Working - Muddy Waters
High Heel Sneakers - Tommy Tucker
How Long - Blind Lemon Jefferson
Ice Cream Man - Van Halen
If you have to know - Lonnie Mack
I’m a Stranger Here - Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee
I'm Ready - Willie Dixon
Kansas City - Fats Domino
Kansas City Katy - Lloyd Spiegel
Key to the Highway - Big Bill Broonzy
Killing Floor - Howling Wolf
Kindhearted Woman - Robert Johnston
Nobody Knows You When youre down and out - Bessie Smith
One scotch, one bourbon, one beer - Rudy Toombs
Oreo Cookie Blues - Lonnie Mack
Ride and Roll - Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee
St James Infirmary - Folksong/Arlo Guthrie
Satisfy Suzie - Lonnie Mack
Shift Out - Nick Charles & Alex Burns
Six Days on the Road - Dave Dudley
The Stuff you Gotta Watch - Muddy Waters
Sweet Child O Mine - Guns N Roses
Sweet Home Chicago - Robert Johnston
T Bone Shuffle - T Bone Walker
Them that Got - Ray Charles
Trouble in Mind - Big Bill Broonzy
TV Mama - Big Joe Turner
Walk On - Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee
Willie Brown - Ry Cooder
You are my Sunshine - Jimmie Davis and Charles Mitchell
You Shook Me All Night Long - AC/DC


Ain't Got No Reason To Sing The Blues
Baby Blues
Horizontal Boogie
Hot Curry Blues
Its Not easy
Motorboatin' Blues
Move On
My Crime
My Girlfriends Leaving Me
The Presidential Blue Band Ball
Shopping Blues
Sitting here drinking
Slavin my Life away
Step Right Up
Technology Blues
Train station Blues

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