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The Pictures

The Pictures Band started in approximately 1980 in Odessa, TX. They moved to Austin, TX and have since performed at several hundred private events to a multitude of satisfied audiences around the states and the world for over 20 years!As a leader in the Texas private party and event band market, The Pictures Band's prime directive is providing a memorable and quality musical experience at your private party or event. Booking a top quality band can be the final touch that takes your event to a whole new level. Live performers add a personal element that goes beyond just using recorded music. Let The Pictures Band custom tailor an enjoyable musical and dancing experience for you and your guests. Think of how good it will feel to have people speak positively of your special event for years to come!In 2014, The Pictures Band won #1 Austin Wedding Band! That pretty much says it all!

Song List

Please note — Band song lists are continuously evolving.

To request the most recent song list for The Pictures, please contact us!


Hold You In My Arms - Ray LaMontagne

You Are The Best Thing - Ray LaMontagne

Better Together - Jack Johnson

Over The Rainbow - Israel Kamakawiwo'ole

Sway - Michael Bublé

Save The Last Dance - Michael Bublé

Everything - Michael Bublé

Come Away With Me - Norah Jones

Don't Know Why - Norah Jones

The Way I Am - Ingrid Michaelson

I'm Yours - Jason Mraz

Lucky - Jason Mraz And Colbie Caillat

Bubbly - Colbie Caillat

If I Ain't Got You - Alicia Keys

No One - Alicia Keys

Isn't She Lovely - Stevie Wonder

For Once In My Life - Stevie Wonder

You Are The Sunshine Of My Life - Stevie Wonder

How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You) - James Taylor


Fly Me To The Moon - Frank Sinatra

I've Got You Under My Skin - Frank Sinatra

The Way You Look Tonight - Frank Sinatra

Witchcraft - Frank Sinatra

The Best Is Yet To Come - Frank Sinatra

New York, New York (Requires Optional Horns) - Frank Sinatra

All Of Me - Standard

Blue Bossa - Standard

Satin Doll - Standard

It Had To Be You - Frank Sinatra

Girl From Ipanema - Antonio Carlos Jobim

Can't Take My Eyes Off You - Frankie Valli

Unforgettable - Nat King Cole

Beyond The Sea - Bobby Darin

Dancing In The Moonlight - King Harvest

At Last - Etta James

What A Wonderful World - Louie Armstrong

Wonderful Tonight - Eric Clapton

Unchained Melody - The Righteous Brothers

Have I Told You Lately - Van Morrison / Rod Stewart

Someone Like You - Van Morrison

Moondance - Van Morrison

Crazy Love - Van Morrison / Michael Bublé

Into The Mystic - Van Morrison

50s / 60s / MOTOWN / R&B

All Shook Up - Elvis Presley

Can't Help Falling In Love - Elvis Presley

Teddy Bear - Elvis Presley

Don't Be Cruel - Elvis Presley

Johnny B. Goode - Chuck Berry

Can't Buy Me Love - The Beatles

Drive My Car - The Beatles

Till There Was You - The Beatles

I Wanna Hold Your Hand - The Beatles

Twist And Shout - The Beatles

I Saw Her Standing There - The Beatles

I Will - The Beatles

I'm A Believer - The Monkees

God Only Knows - The Beach Boys

Shout - The Isley Brothers

Sweet Caroline - Neil Diamond

Mony Mony - Tommy James And The Shondells

Satisfaction - The Rolling Stones

Brown Eyed Girl - Van Morrison

My Girl - The Temptations

Ain't Too Proud To Beg - The Temptations

Get Ready - The Temptations

I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch) - Four Tops

I Can See Clearly Now - Johnny Nash

Respect - Aretha Franklin

Let's Stay Together - Al Green

Stand By Me - Ben E. King

When A Man Loves A Woman - Percy Sledge

Let's Get It On - Marvin Gaye

(Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay - Otis Redding

70s / DISCO / R&B

Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough - Michael Jackson

Stayin' Alive - The Bee Gees

Dancing Queen - ABBA

September - Earth, Wind & Fire

Get Down On It - Kool & The Gang

Celebration - Kool & The Gang

Brick House - The Commodores

Car Wash - Rose Royce

December, 1963 (Oh, What A Night) - Four Seasons

We Are Family - Sister Sledge

Got To Be Real - Cheryl Lynn

Best Of My Love - The Emotions

I Will Survive - Gloria Gaynor

Rapper's Delight - The Sugarhill Gang

Last Dance - Donna Summer

Play That Funky Music - Wild Cherry

You're The One That I Want - Grease Soundtrack

80s / ROCK / RETRO

Don't Stop Believin' - Journey

Pour Some Sugar On Me - Def Leppard

Livin' On A Prayer - Bon Jovi

You Shook Me All Night Long - AC/DC

Highway To Hell - AC/DC

Sweet Home Alabama - Lynyrd Skynyrd

Jessie's Girl - Rick Springfield

Just Like Heaven -The Cure

Relax -Frankie Goes To Hollywood

Billie Jean - Michael Jackson

The Way You Make Me Feel - Michael Jackson

Kiss - Prince

Your Love - The Outfield

Bust A Move - Young MC

Come On Eileen - Dexys Midnight Runners

Take On Me - A-Ha

Jump Around - House Of Pain

Baby Got Back - Sir Mix-A-Lot

What I Like About You - The Romantics

Love Shack - The B-52's

Melt With You - Modern English

(Many other 80s tunes not on regular rotation but available on request.)

90s / 00s / 10s

Don't Stop The Party - Pitbull Feat. TJR

We Found Love - Rihanna Feat. Calvin Harris

Call Me Maybe - Carly Rae Jepsen

Locked Out Of Heaven - Bruno Mars

Just The Way You Are - Bruno Mars

We Are Young - Fun Feat. Janelle Monae

Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You) - Kelly Clarkson

Forget You - CeeLo Green

Rolling In The Deep - Adele

Good Feeling - Flo Rida

Low - Flo Rida Feat. T-Pain

Wild Ones - Flo Rida Feat. Sia

Give Me Everything - Pitbull Feat. Ne-Yo, Afrojack And Nayer

Makes Me Wonder - Maroon 5

Moves Like Jagger - Maroon 5 Feat. Christina Aguilera

Just Dance - Lady Gaga

Bad Romance - Lady Gaga

Party Rock Anthem - LMFAO Feat. Lauren Bennett And GoonRock

Sexy And I Know It - LMFAO

Dynamite - Taio Cruz

Break Your Heart - Taio Cruz

I Like It - Enrique Iglesias Feat. Pitbull

Raise Your Glass - Pink

Domino - Jessie J

Firework - Katy Perry

Yeah! - Usher Feat. Lil Jon And Ludacris

Cupid Shuffle - Cupid

Wobble - V.I.C.

Empire State Of Mind - Jay-Z Feat. Alicia Keys

Crazy In Love - Beyoncé Feat. Jay-Z

Hey Ya! - Outkast

The Way You Move - Outkast

Crazy - Gnarls Barkley

Hot In Herre - Nelly

SexyBack - Justin Timberlake

I Gotta Feelin' - The Black Eyed Peas

Let's Get It Started - The Black Eyed Peas


Take Me Out To The Dancehall - Pat Green

Wave On Wave - Pat Green

Crazy Girl - Eli Young Band

So Good In Love - George Strait

Amarillo By Morning - George Strait

I Cross My Heart - George Strait

You're Something Special - George Strait

I Hope You Dance - Lee Ann Womack

When You Say Nothing At All - Keith Whitley / Allison Krauss

Friends In Low Places - Garth Brooks

Neon Moon - Brooks & Dunn

Boot Scootin' Boogie - Brooks & Dunn

Margaritaville - Jimmy Buffett

Crazy - Patsy Cline / Willie Nelson

Bless The Broken Road - Rascal Flatts

My Wish - Rascal Flatts

Fast As You - Dwight Yoakam

Put Yourself In My Shoes - Clint Black

Amazed - Lonestar

I Loved Her First - Heartland

My Best Friend - Tim McGraw

Me And You - Kenny Chesney


Daddy's Little Girl - Traditional

Hava Nagila / Siman Tov - Traditional Horas

Hot Hot Hot - Buster Poindexter

Mambo No. 5 - Lou Bega

Copacabana - Barry Manilow

Sway - Michael Bublé

Save The Last Dance - Michael Bublé / Various

(Hey Baby) Que Paso - Texas Tornados

That's Amoré - Dean Martin

Sunrise, Sunset - Fiddler On The Roof Soundtrack

The Stripper - Traditional (Garter Dance)

Butterfly Kisses - Bob Carlisle

You Raise Me Up - Josh Groban

The Power Of Love - Celine Dion

Because You Loved Me - Celine Dion