The Away Team is a premier, high-energy party and event band offering several lineups from duo to 6-piece to fit your need.
Away Team FAQs
Q. What style of music do you play?
A. Pop, Rock, Classic Rock, Dance
Q. How many pieces do you typically play as & what instruments are they?
A. Our typical setup is 5 pieces: Male and Female lead vocals (they also play percussion), drums, bass and guitar. We have a keyboardist that joins as well when possible.
Q. Do you play in other configurations?
A. Yes, we provide from 2-6 pieces currently. Acoustic and plugged in styles.
Q. Why did you become a professional musician?
A. We each have a passion for music and for entertaining. Each of us have love for different genres. This helps us all learn and grown from each other. We love looking out and seeing smiles in the crowd.
Q. Where are you located?
A. Upstate South Carolina
Q. Do you travel?
A. Yes we do travel.
Q. Why should an event professional book you?
A. The Away Team is just that, a team of professionals with an enormous love for music, performing and entertaining. We have created a family atmosphere and we work hard at each show to make you feel welcome and part of our family. We greet you with handshakes and hugs. Our goal is that you leave knowing that we gave you our best. Ericka, one of our lead vocalists, was found in the crowd at a show. We invited her on stage and a few weeks later she was part of the team.
Q. Do you have the capability of providing your own sound & lights?
A. Yes, we utilize professional PA and light equipment.
3AM – Matchbox Twenty
Ain’t No Sunshine – Bill Withers
All Along the Watchtower – Jimi Hendrix
All Apologies – Nirvana
Already Gone – Eagles
American Girl – Tom Petty
Are You Gonna Be My Girl – JET
Authority Song – John Mellencamp
Badfish – Sublime
Basket Case – Green Day
Bittersweet – Big Head Todd
Blister in the Sun – Violent Femmes
Bobby McGee – Janis Joplin
Brass in Pocket – The Pretenders
Breakdown – Tom Petty
Brown Eyed Girl- Van Morrison
Bubbly – Colbie Caillat
Can’t Always Melt With You – Rolling Stones/Modern English
Can’t You See Medley
Creep – Radiohead
Dreams – Fleetwood Mac
Dock of the Bay – Otis Redding
Evenflow – Pearl Jam
Faith – George Michael
Folsom / Pinball – Johnny Cash/The Who
Fortunate Son – CCR
For What It’s Worth – Buffalo Springfield
Free / Mystic – -Zack Brown/Van Morrison
Get Lucky – Daft Punk
Gimme One Reason – Tracy Chapman
Gin & Juice – Snoop Dog
Good One Comin On -Blackberry Smoke
Hand In My Pocket – Alanis Morissette
Hard To Handle – Black Crowes
Heavy – Collective Soul
Here We Go – Drew Holcomb and the Neighbors
Hungry Heart – Bruce Springsteen
Hurricane – Band of Heathens
I Can See Clearly Now – Johnny Nash
I’ll Fly Away – Alan Jackson
In the Air Tonight – Phil Collins
Into the Great Wide Open – Tom Petty
Into The Mystic – Van Morrison
I Wanna Dance with Somebody – Whitney Houston
Jack n Diane Medley – Mellencamp/Bruce/Petty/GNR
Keep Your Hands to Yourself Medley
La Bamba – Richie Valens
Last Dance with Mary Jane – Tom Petty
Let Her Cry – Hootie & the Blowfish
Let’s Get It On – Marvin Gaye
Love Song – The Cure
Low – Cracker
Man in the Box – Alice in Chains
Main Street – Bob Segar
Mr. Brightside – The Killers
My Hero – Foo Fighters
No Woman No Cry – Bob Marley
Old Number 7 – Devil Makes Three
Pink Cadillac – Bruce Springsteen
Play That Funky Music – Wild Cherry
Plush – Stone Temple Pilots
Pride n Joy – SRV
Purple Rain – Prince
Ramble On – Led Zeppelin
Real World – Matchbox Twenty
Roadhouse Blues – The Doors
Rockin’ in the Free World – Neil Young
Sail – AWOL Nation
Shine – Collective Soul
Simple Man – Lynyrd Skynyrd
Slither – Velvet Revolver
Stand By Me – Ben E King
Steal My Kisses – Ben Harper
Straight to Hell – Drivin N Cryin
Sweet Home Medley – Lynyrd Skynyrd/Kid Rock
Take it Easy – Eagles
Talks To Angels – Black Crowes
The Chain – Fleetwood Mac
The Middle – Jimmy Eat World
Turn the Page – Bob Segar
Tush – ZZ Top
Uptown Funk – Bruno Mars
Use Me – Bill Withers
Valerie – Amy Winehouse
What I Got – Sublime
What I Like About You – The Romantics
What’s Up – 4 Non-Blondes
When Doves Cry – Prince
When I Come Around / Good – Green Day/Better Than Ezra
Where I’m Going – (Original) Ericka Betler
Wild Nights – John Mellencamp ft. Me’ Shell Ndegeocello
Wish You Were Here – Pink Floyd
Wonderwall – Oasis
Word Up – Cameo
You Don’t Know How It Feels – Tom Petty
You May Be Right – Billy Joel
Young Lust – Pink Floyd
Zombie – Cranberries