The Rhythm Congress set list is in a constant state of change.  We all have short attention spans so we get bored playing any tune for too long.  Below is a sampling.  At any given time you might hear us playing these tunes or others like them.

  • 634-5789 (Eddie Floyd / Wilson Pickett)
  • A Natural Man (Lou Rawls)
  • A Real Mother For You (Johnny "Guitar" Watson)
  • Ain't Too Proud To Beg (The Temptations)
  • At Last (Etta James)
  • Barefootin' (Robert Parker)
  • Big Bird (Eddie Floyd)
  • Boom Boom (John Lee Hooker)
  • Breaking Up Somebody's Home (Albert King)
  • Brick House (Commodores)
  • Bring it on Home to Me (Sam Cooke)
  • Brown Eyed Girl (Van Morrison)
  • Caldonia (Louis Jordan)
  • Can I Change My Mind (Tyrone Davis / Delbert McClinton)
  • Can I Get A Witness? (Marvin Gaye)
  • Can't Take My Eyes Off Of You (The Four Seasons)
  • Chicken Dance (Traditional)
  • Cissy Strut (The Meters)
  • Cold Women With Warm Hearts (Albert King)
  • Colour My World (Chicago)
  • Come On Eileen (Dexy's Midnight Rider Runners)
  • Crossfire (Stevie Ray Vaughan)
  • Cross Cut Saw (Albert King)
  • Daddy's Little Girl (The Mills Brothers)
  • Dancing in the Street (Martha Reeves)
  • December 1963 (Oh What A Night) (The Four Season)
  • Devil With The Blue Dress (Mitch Ryder)
  • Do You Love Me? (The Contours)
  • Domino (Van Morrison)
  • Drivin' Wheel (Junior Parker)
  • Easy (Like A Sunday Morning) (Commodores)
  • Everybody Needs Somebody (Solomon Burke / Blues Brothers)
  • Expressway to Your Heart (Soul Survivors)
  • Express Yourself (Charles Wright)
  • Friday Night Shuffle (Larry Carlton)
  • Friends In Low Places (Garth Brooks)
  • Funky Chicken (Rufus Thomas)
  • Funky Nassau (The Beginning Of The End)
  • Get Ready (The Temptations)
  • Gimme Some Lovin' (Spencer Davis Group / Blues Brothers)
  • Giving It Up For Your Love (Delbert McClinton)
  • Groove Me (King Floyd)
  • Happy Birthday (Traditional)
  • Hard To Handle (Otis Redding / Black Crows)
  • Here I Am, Come And Take Me (Al Green)
  • Hey Bartender (Floyd Dixon)
  • Hide Nor Hair (Ray Charles)
  • Hold On I’m Comin’ (Sam and Dave)
  • Honky Tonk Woman (Rolling Stones)
  • How Sweet It Is To Be Loved By You (Marvin Gaye)
  • I Can't Help Myself (The Four Tops)
  • I Can't Turn You Loose (Otis Redding)
  • I Can't Stand The Rain (Ann Peebles)
  • I Heard It Through The Grapevine (Marvin Gaye / Gladys Knight)
  • I Thank You (Sam & Dave / ZZ Top)
  • I Want to Take You Higher (Sly and the Family Stone)
  • I Wouldn't Treat A Dog (Bobbie Blue Bland)
  • I’m Tore Down (Freddie King)
  • In The Midnight Hour (Wilson Pickett)
  • Is You Is Or Is You Aint (Louis Jordan)
  • I've Never Found A Girl (Eddie Floyd)
  • Jackie Wilson Said (Van Morrison)
  • Jump Jive and Wail (Louis Prima)
  • Just A Little Bit (Roy Head / Jimmie Vaughan)
  • Knock On Wood (Eddie Floyd)
  • Last Night (Mar-Keys)
  • Late In The Evening (Paul Simon)
  • Let It Roll (Little Feat)
  • Let's Dance (David Bowie)
  • Let's Get It On (Marvin Gaye)
  • Let's Stay Together (Al Green)
  • Locked Out Of Heaven (Bruno Mars)
  • Lonely Teardrops (Jacky Wilson)
  • Lonely Walls (Joe Sublett)
  • Love And Happiness (Al Green)
  • Make Me Smile (Chicago)
  • Margaritaville (Jimmy Buffett)
  • (Everytime I Hear That) Mellow Saxophone (Roy Montrell / Brian Setzer)
  • Mercy, Mercy, Mercy (Cannonball Adderley)
  • Merry Christmas Baby (Charles Brown)
  • Mr. Pitiful (Otis Redding)
  • Mustang Sally (Wilson Pickett)
  • My Girl (The Temptations)
  • My Girl Josephine (Fats Domino)
  • My Old School (Steely Dan)
  • Night Life (Willy Nelson / BB King)
  • Ninety-Nine And A Half (Wilson Pickett)
  • Nothing From Nothing (Billie Preston)
  • Nowhere To Run (Martha and the Vandellas / Phil Collins)
  • One More Song (Smokin' Joe Kubek)
  • Oye Come Va? (Tito Puente)
  • Papa's Got A Brand New Bag (James Brown)
  • Pick Up The Pieces (Average White Band)
  • Pushin' on the Pull Bar (The Scabs)
  • Rendezvous (Joe Sublett)
  • Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree (Brenda Lee)
  • Rollo (Papa Grows Funk)
  • Santa Claus Is Comin' To Town -- Blues Style (Traditional)
  • Second Guessing (Jonny Lang)
  • See Saw (Don Covay / Aretha Franklin)
  • September (Earth, Wind And Fire)
  • Shake (Otis Redding)
  • She Caught the Katy (Blues Brothers)
  • She's No Lady (Lyle Lovett)
  • Shotgun (Junior Walker)
  • Show Me (Joe Tex)
  • Shuffle (Keep on Dancing) (Luther Kent)
  • Shut Up And Dance With Me (Walk The Moon)
  • Signed, Sealed, Delivered (Stevie Wonder)
  • Smooth (Rob Thomas and Carlos Santana)
  • Something's Got A Hold On Me (Etta James)
  • Something You Got (Chris Kenner)
  • Soul Finger (Bar-Kays)
  • Soul Man (Sam and Dave / Blues Brothers)
  • Superstition (Stevie Wonder)
  • Stand By Me (Ben E. King)
  • St. James Infirmary (Traditional)
  • Sway (Dean Martin / Micheal Buble)
  • Sweet Caroline (Neil Diamond)
  • Take Me To The River (Al Green)
  • Tarantula (The Scabs)
  • Tell Daddy (Clarence Carter)
  • Tell It Like It Is (Neville Brothers)
  • Tequila (The Champs)
  • The Letter (Joe Cocker / The Boxtops)
  • The Madison Time (Ray Brant / Hairspray)
  • The Stripper (David Rose)
  • The Tears Of A Clown (Smokey Robinson)
  • Theme from Peter Gunn (Blues Brothers)
  • This Christmas (Donny Hathaway)
  • Tilt-A-Whirl (Jimmie Vaughan)
  • Tired Of My Tears (Susan Tedeschi)
  • Toe Hold (Johnnie Taylor)
  • Treat Her Right (Roy Head)
  • Try A Little Tenderness (Otis Redding)
  • Twist And Shout (Isley Brothers / The Beatles)
  • Unchain My Heart (Ray Charles / Joe Cocker)
  • Walkin' the Dog (Rufus Thomas)
  • When A Man Loves A Woman (Percy Sledge)
  • Why Me? (Delbert McClinton)
  • Wild Night (Van Morrison)
  • Will It Go Round In Circles? (Billie Preston)
  • Wrap It Up (Sam and Dave)
  • You Are The Best Thing (Ray LaMontagne)
  • You Are The Sunshine Of My Life (Stevie Wonder)
  • You Can Stay, But That Noise Gotta Go (Walter "Wolfman" Washington)
  • Your Real Good Thing (Lou Rawls)

August 15, 2021