Clockwise Duo

ClockwiseMike & Mark from Clockwise are seasoned musicians, offering a professional & friendly show with a huge list of songs spanning from the 50’s forward, the product of years of playing in bands.

… With a high level of musicianship, excellent quality equipment including a Bose PA system, high quality backing tracks, and a huge song list to choose from, the boys can entertain any crowd.

Capable of playing with or without backing tracks, and not relying on the backing tracks but actually playing their instruments, Mike & Mark have a philosophy of playing songs that people want to hear, and playing them well.

Growing up as children of the 80’s, and very close in age, both of them have a love of classic music from the birth of rock & roll onward – after all, a great song is a great song!

Vocals are a key to putting on a good show, and both Mike & Mark share lead vocals. Both have their vocal strengths, and work to them. Voices that blend well are the key to good harmonies, and the boys are fortunate to have that attribute.

Clockwise DuoMike Ireland (Guitar/Vocals): A late starter in a musical sense, Mike has certainly made up for lost time! An accomplished guitarist and excellent vocalist, his abilities really add a classy point of difference to Clockwise’s sound.

Hailing originally from the small town of Mio, Michigan in the USA, Mike is now a permanent resident of Australia, and added his talents to local covers band Double Cross for 6 Years, before joining one of the Illawarra’s hottest bands, The Revheads, in 2013.

Mike has spent considerable time & effort creating & refining the backing tracks to a very high standard.

Mark Wallis (Vocals/Guitar): Inspired at age 6 by a family friend, Mark decided that he wanted to sing & play the guitar. Music has been a defining part of his life ever since. Playing in bands from the age of 15, Mark cut his teeth in the then vibrant music scene on the NSW/Victorian border, with gigs regular & plentiful, and the “road miles” were clocked up.

Recording 2 albums of original material at that time also led to support spots with some major acts such as INXS, Jimmy Barnes & significantly one of his musical heroes, Paul Kelly.

After some time out of the industry, Mark’s most recent foray has been playing with 50’s Rock’n’Roll bands Jive Katz, and the Rockin’ Heartbeats on the Sydney dance scene, probably proving his claim that he was born a generation too late!

We cover classic Rock & Roll from the 50’s, 60’s, 70’s, some 80’s, a few 90’s, not many 00’s. 🙂

We can play your function with or without our personally customized backing tracks – whatever your preference. We have a choice of large or small BOSE P.A. systems that have a lot of kick if needed and don’t take up too much room.

Our song list is 150+ at the moment and grows a little more each month. We’ll never stop adding songs to keep it fresh and enjoyable.

Jaybees Entertainment and Booking Agency
Phone: (02) 4443 3422

Clockwise Song list

AC/DC – Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap
America – Sister Golden Hair
Angels – Am I Ever Going To See Your Face Again?
Angels – Marseilles
Angels – No Secrets
Angels – Take a Long Line
Australian Crawl – The Boys Light Up
Beatles – A Hard Day’s Night
Beatles – Eight Days a Week
Beatles – I Feel Fine
Beatles – I Saw Her Standing There
Beatles – I Want To Hold Your Hand
Beatles – Something
Beatles – We Can Work It Out
Beatles/Chuck Berry – Rock and Roll Music
Bee Gees – To Love Somebody
Ben E. King/John Lennon – Stand By Me
Bill Haley & The Comets – Rock Around the Clock
Billy Joel – It’s Still Rock & Roll To Me
Billy Joel – You May Be Right
Billy Thorpe & the Aztecs – Most People I Know Think That I’m Crazy
Black Crowes/Otis Redding – Hard to Handle
Bob Seger – Old Time Rock & Roll
Bobby Darin – Dream Lover
Brooks & Dunn – Boot Scootin’ Boogie
Bruce Springsteen – Born To Run
Bruce Springsteen – Hungry Heart
Bryan Adams – Summer of ’69
Buddy Holly – Oh Boy
Buddy Holly – Rave On
Buddy Holly – That’ll Be the Day
Cascades – Rhythm of the Rain
Chris Isaak – Wicked Game
Chuck Berry – Johnny B. Goode
Church, The – Under the Milky Way
Clovers/Searchers – Love Potion No. 9
Cold Chisel – Khe Sanh
Creedence Clearwater Revival – Green River
Creedence Clearwater Revivial – Lookin’ Out My Back Door
Crowded House – Better Be Home Soon
Crowded House – Something So Strong
Daddy Cool – Eagle Rock
Dave Clark Five – Glad All Over
Del Shannon – Runaway
Dion & the Belmonts – Runaround Sue
Dion & the Belmonts – The Wanderer
Dire Straits – Sultans of Swing
Dobie Gray – Drift Away
Doors – Light My Fire
Doors – Love Her Madly
Dragon – April Sun In Cuba
Dragon – Are You Old Enough?
Drifters – Save the Last Dance For Me
Drifters – Under the Boardwalk
Eagles – Lyin’ Eyes
Eagles – New Kid in Town
Eagles – Take It Easy
Eagles – Tequila Sunrise
Easybeats – Friday on my Mind
Eddie Cochran – Summertime Blues
Eddie Rabbitt – Driving My Life Away
Eddie Rabbitt – I Love a Rainy Night
Elton John – Crocodile Rock
Elton John – Daniel
Elton John – I Guess That’s Why They Call It the Blues
Elvis Presley – All Shook Up
Elvis Presley – Are You Lonesome Tonight?
Elvis Presley – Blue Suede Shoes
Elvis Presley – Burning Love
Elvis Presley – Don’t Be Cruel
Elvis Presley – Good Luck Charm
Elvis Presley – It’s Now or Never
Elvis Presley – Jailhouse Rock
Elvis Presley – Little Sister
Elvis Presley – Paralyzed
Elvis Presley – Return to Sender
Elvis Presley – Suspicious Minds
Eric Clapton – Wonderful Tonight
Everly Brothers – Wake Up Little Susie
Foundations – Build Me Up Buttercup
Free – All Right Now
Gary Moore – Walking By Myself
Gene Vincent – Be-Bop-A-Lula
Glen Campbell – Rhinestone Cowboy
Glen Campbell – Wichita Lineman
Greg Kihn – The Breakup Song (They Don’t Write ‘Em)
Herman’s Hermits – There’s a Kind of Hush
Honeydrippers/Phil Phillips – Sea of Love
Hoodoo Gurus – What’s My Scene?
Hunters & Collectors – Do You See What I See?
INXS – Don’t Change
INXS – Never Tear Us Apart
J.D. McPherson – North Side Gal
Jackie Wilson – Higher and Higher
Jim Croce – Operator (That’s Not the Way It Feels)
Jimmy Buffett – Come Monday
Jimmy Buffett – Margaritaville
Joe Jackson – Is She Really Going Out with Him?
John Mellencamp – Hurts So Good
John Mellencamp – Lonely Ol’ Night
John Mellencamp – Pink Houses
John Paul Young – Love Is in the Air
Johnny Cash – Folsom Prison Blues
Johnny Cash – Ring of Fire
Johnny Diesel – Tip of My Tongue
Johnny Diesel & the Injectors – Cry In Shame
Johnny Rivers – Mountain of Love
Johnny Rivers – Secret Agent Man
Johnny Rivers/Chuck Berry – Memphis
Jonny Lang – Matchbox Blues (Clothes in a Matchbox)
Kenny Rogers – The Gambler
Kentucky Headhunters/Guy Mitchell – Singing the Blues
Kinks – Waterloo Sunset
Linda Ronstadt/Wanda Jackson – Silver Threads and Golden Needles
Los Bravos – Black is Black
Lynyrd Skynyrd – Gimme Three Steps
Lynyrd Skynyrd – Sweet Home Alabama
Mamas & the Papas – California Dreaming
Matchbox Twenty – 3 AM
Mavericks – Dance The Night Away
Men At Work – Overkill
Mondo Rock – Come Said the Boy
Monkees/Neil Diamond – I’m a Believer
Neil Diamond – Cherry Cherry
Neil Diamond – Cracklin’ Rosie
Neil Diamond – Sweet Caroline
Neil Sedaka – Calendar Girl
Oasis – Wonderwall
Otis Redding – Dock of the Bay
Paul Kelly – Before Too Long
Paul Kelly – Dumb Things
Paul Kelly – To Her Door
Peter and Gordon – A World Without Love
Peter Frampton – Baby, I Love Your Way
Peter Frampton – Show Me the Way
Proclaimers – (I’m Gonna Be) 500 Miles
Queen – Crazy Little Thing Called Love
Richard Clapton – Girls on the Avenue
Rick Springfield – Jessie’s Girl
Ricky Nelson – Hello Mary Lou
Ricky Nelson – Travelin’ Man
Rolling Stones – Brown Sugar
Rolling Stones – Honky Tonk Women
Rolling Stones – Satisfaction
Romantics – What I Like About You
Roy Orbison – Pretty Woman
Sam Cooke – Twisting The Night Away
Santana – Smooth
Shadows – Foot Tapper
Simon & Garfunkel – Mrs. Robinson
Split Enz – I Got You
Status Quo/John Fogerty – Rockin’ All Over the World
Stealers Wheel – Stuck In the Middle With You
Steppenwolf – Born To Be Wild
Steve Earle – Copperhead Road
Steve Miller Band – Rock’n Me
Stevie Ray Vaughan – Pride & Joy
Stevie Wonder – Superstition
Stray Cats – Rock This Town
Stray Cats – Stray Cat Strut
Sunnyboys – Alone With You
Tears For Fears – Everybody Wants To Rule The World
Temptations – My Girl
Tommy Roe – Dizzy
Tommy Tutone – 867-5309 (Jenny)
Van Morrison – Bright Side of the Road
Van Morrison – Brown Eyed Girl
Wilson Pickett – Mustang Sally

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