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The Motts

Texas Cover Band

The Motts Austin band

The Motts transcend the typical cover band experience; they embody the essence of all your favorite bands, seamlessly blending musical influences into a unique and refreshing sound. Unlike conventional cover bands, The Motts steer clear of any clichéd performances, ensuring a musical journey that's as authentic as it is captivating. Over nearly a decade, The Motts have been enchanting audiences in Austin and across Texas, skillfully recreating the magic of beloved songs from a diverse range of genres.

Their repertoire spans the entirety of music, promising a selection that caters to every taste. Whether you're hosting a private party or a wedding, The Motts are the ideal choice to elevate the atmosphere. With the option of DJ services, your experience is not just personalized but finely tuned to your preferences.


When you're planning your next event, consider The Motts for an unforgettable musical experience that goes beyond the ordinary.

To book Austin's Cover Band, The Motts, give us a call or text at 512-576-6343 or use the form below.

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The Motts Song List

A Kiss Before I Go - Ryan Adams & the Cardinals

A Message to You, Rudy - The Specials

A Thousand Miles from Nowhere – Dwight Yoakam

A Whiter Shade of Pale – Procol Harum

After the Gold Rush – Neil Young

Ain’t No Sunshine – Bill Withers

Ain't That A Kick in the Head - Dean Martin

Ain’t That A Shame – Fats Domino

Ain’t Too Proud to Beg – The Temptations

Alison – Elvis Costello & the Attractions

Alive – Pearl Jam

All My Loving – The Beatles

All My Rowdy Friends (Are Coming Over Tonight) – Hank Williams, Jr.

All Out Of Love – Air Supply

All You Ever Do Is Bring Me Down – The Mavericks

All Your’n – Tyler Childers

Always on My Mind – Willie Nelson

Amarillo By Morning – George Strait  

American Girl – Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers

And She Was – The Talking Heads

Angel Eyes – The Jeff Healey Band

Angel Flying Too Close to the Ground - Willie Nelson

Another Saturday Night  - Sam Cooke

Answering Bell - Ryan Adams

As It Was - Harry Styles

At Last - Etta James

Anything That’s Rock n’ Roll – Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers

Authority Song – John Cougar Mellencamp

Baby, I Love Your Way - Peter Frampton

Baby's Got Her Blue Jeans On - Mel McDaniel

Back in the USSR – The Beatles

Basket Case - Green Day

Be-Bop-A-Lula – Gene Vincent

Better Class of Losers - Randy Travis

Big Me - Foo Fighters

Bittersweet - Big Head Todd & the Monsters

Blister in the Sun – Violent Femmes

Bloody Mary Morning – Willie Nelson

Blue Eyes Crying in the Rain – Willie Nelson

Blue Skies - Willie Nelson

Blueberry Hill - Fats Domino

Blues Man – Hank Williams, Jr.

Brandy – The Looking Glass

Breakdown – Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers

Brighter Than Sunshine - Aqualung

Bring It On Home To Me – Sam Cooke

Brown Eyed Girl – Van Morrison

Burning Love - Elvis Presley

Burning Photographs - Ryan Adams

Bye Bye Love – The Everly Brothers

California Stars - Billy Bragg & Wilco

Can’t Take My Eyes Off Of You – Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons

Carried Away – George Strait 

Casino Queen - Wilco

Centerfold – J. Geils Band

Chaise Longue - Wet Leg

Change the Locks – Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers

Cinnamon Girl – Neil Young

Climb That Hill – Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers

Come and Get It – Badfinger

Come Pick Me Up - Ryan Adams

Come Together – The Beatles

Coming Home - Leon Bridges

Crazy – Gnarls Barkley

Crazy – Willie Nelson

Crazy Arms – Jerry Lee Lewis, Ray Price

Crazy Little Thing Called Love - Queen

Crazy Love – Van Morrison

Creep - Radiohead

Cruel to Be Kind – Nick Lowe

Cry to Me – Solomon Burke

Crying’s Just A Thing You Do - JD McPherson

Cupid – Sam Cooke

Dance the Night Away - The Mavericks

Dance to the Music – Sly & the Family Stone  

Dancing in the Dark - Bruce Springsteen

Dead Sea - The Lumineers

Dear Chicago - Ryan Adams

Devil Inside - INXS

Dirty Work - Steely Dan

Do You Want to Dance - The Beach Boys, Bobby Freeman

Doctor My Eyes – Jackson Browne

Don’t Change - INXS

Don't Do Me Like That - Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers

Don’t Dream It’s Over – Crowded House

Don’t Let It Bring You Down – Neil Young

Don’t Rock the Jukebox – Alan Jackson   

Don’t You (Forget About Me) - Simple Minds

Don’t You Want Me - The Human League

Down by the River - Neil Young

Down In The Valley – Otis Redding

Dream a Little Dream – The Mamas & The Papas

Dream Lover – Bobby Darin

Dreams – Fleetwood Mac

Drinkin' Problem - Midland

Drift Away – Dobie Gray

Drive - The Cars

Drivin’ My Life Away – Eddie Rabbitt

Dry Your Eyes – Neil Diamond

Easy – The Commodores

Eight Days A Week - The Beatles

El Paso – The Gourds

Elvira – The Oak Ridge Boys

Enemy Fire - Ryan Adams

Escape (The Piña Colada Song) – Rupert Holmes

Even the Losers - Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers

Everlasting Light – The Black Keys

Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere – Neil Young

Everybody Wants to Rule the World - Tears for Fears

Faith - George Michael

Faithfully - Journey

Fake Plastic Trees - Radiohead

Family Tradition - Hank Williams, Jr.

Fast As You – Dwight Yoakum

Fire – Bruce Springsteen/The Pointer Sisters

Flowers - Miley Cyrus

Fly Me to the Moon – Frank Sinatra

Folsom Prison Blues – Johnny Cash

Forever and Ever, Amen – Randy Travis

Fortunate Son – Credence Clearwater Revival  

Free Fallin’ – Tom Petty

Free Bird – Lynyrd Skynyrd

Friends in Low Places – Garth Brooks

F*** You – Cee-Lo Green

F***in’ Up - Neil Young

Funny How Time Slips Away – Willie Nelson

Further Down the Road - Taj Mahal

Georgia on My Mind – Ray Charles/Willie Nelson

Get Back – The Beatles

Get Out of Denver – Bob Seger

Gimme A Sign - Ryan Adams

Gimme Something Good - Ryan Adams

Good-Hearted Woman – Waylon Jennings & Willie Nelson

Good Lord Lorrie – Turnpike Troubadours

Got to Get You Into My Life - The Beatles

Great Balls of Fire - Jerry Lee Lewis

Guitars, Cadillacs – Dwight Yoakum

Handle with Care – The Traveling Wilburys

Hands on the Wheel - Willie Nelson

Happy Together – The Turtles

Harvest Moon - Neil Young

Have A Little Faith in Me – John Hiatt

Have Love Will Travel - The Sonics

Have You Ever Seen the Rain? – Credence Clearwater Revival

Heart of Gold – Neil Young

Heartache Tonight – The Eagles

Hello Walls – Willie Nelson

Helpless – Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young

Here Comes My Girl - Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers

Here’s a Quarter (Call Someone Who Cares) – Travis Tritt

Hey Jude - The Beatles

Hey! Baby – Bruce Channel

High & Dry - Radiohead

Ho Hey – The Lumineers

Hold Me Now - Thompson Twins

Honky Tonk Women – The Rolling Stones

House of the Rising Sun – The Animals

How Can You Mend A Broken Heart – Al Green

How Long - Ace

Hungry Like the Wolf - Duran Duran

Hurts So Good - John Cougar Mellencamp

I Believe in You – Don Williams

I Can Get Off on You - Willie Nelson & Waylon Jennings

I Can See Clearly Now – Johnny Nash

I Can’t Stand Up for Falling Down – Elvis Costello & the Attractions

I Got You - Jack Johnson

I Heard It Through The Grapevine – Marvin Gaye

I Loved Her First - Heartland

I Melt with You – Modern English

I Need Never Get Old - Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats

I Only Have Eyes for You – Flamingos

I Saw Her Standing There - The Beatles

I Thank You – Sam & Dave, ZZ Top

I Think I’ll Just Stay Here and Drink – Merle Haggard

I Wanna Be Sedated – The Ramones

I Want Someone Badly – Jeff Buckley w/ Shudder To Think

I Will – The Beatles

I Wish – Stevie Wonder

I Won’t Back Down – Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers

I’d Have to Be Crazy – Willie Nelson

I’ll Be Seeing You – Billie Holiday

I'll Be There for You - The Rembrandts

I’m Goin’ Down – Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band

I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles) – The Proclaimers

I’m On Fire – Jerry Lee Lewis

I’m So Tired – The Beatles

I'm Writing A Novel - Father John Misty

I’ve Got a Woman – Ray Charles

I’ve Got Dreams to Remember – Otis Redding

If Not for You - George Harrison, Bob Dylan

In My Life – The Beatles

In State – Kathleen Edwards

Inside Out - Eve 6

Into the Great Wide Open – Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers

Into the Mystic - Van Morrison

Is She Really Going Out with Him - Joe Jackson

Islands in the Stream - Kenny Rogers & Dolly Parton

It Only Hurts Me When I Cry – Dwight Yoakam

It’s A Heartache – Bonnie Tyler

It’s Good to Be King – Tom Petty

It’s Still Rock n’ Roll to Me – Billy Joel

It’s the End of the World As We Know It - R.E.M.

Jailhouse Rock – Elvis Presley

Jambalaya on the Bayou – Hank Williams

Jenny Don’t Be Hasty – Paolo Nutini

Jessie’s Girl – Rick Springfield

Jesus Just Left Chicago – ZZ Top

Jet Airliner – Steve Miller Band

Jive Talkin’ – The Bee Gees

Just Like Heaven - The Cure

Just One Look - Doris Troy

Just the Way You Are – Billy Joel

Karma Police - Radiohead

Keep Your Hands to Yourself – Georgia Satellites

Killin’ Time – Clint Black

King of the Road – Roger Miller

Kiss You All Over - Exile

L.A. Woman - The Doors

La Cienega Just Smiled - Ryan Adams

Lady – Kenny Rogers

Lady Madonna – The Beatles

Laredo - Band of Horses

Late to the Party - Kacey Musgraves

Lay Down Sally – Eric Clapton

Learning to Fly – Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers

Let ‘Em In - Wings

Let It Be – The Beatles

Let It Be Me - The Everly Brothers, Willie Nelson

Let It Ride - Ryan Adams & the Cardinals

Let's Dance - David Bowie

Let’s Get It On – Marvin Gaye

Let’s Stay Together – Al Green

Listen to Her Heart – Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers

Little Ways – Dwight Yoakam

Lola - The Kinks

London Homesick Blues – Jerry Jeff Walker

Lonely Boy - The Black Keys

Long White Line - Sturgill Simpson

Look At Miss Ohio – Gillian Welch

Lookin’ for Love – Johnny Lee

Louie Louie - The Kingsmen

Love Potion No. 9 – The Searchers

Love Rears Its Ugly Head - Living Colour

Lovesong – The Cure

Loving Cup – The Rolling Stones

Lyin’ Eyes – The Eagles

Mack the Knife - Bobby Darin

Magick - Ryan Adams & the Cardinals

Make You Feel My Love – Bob Dylan/Adele

Mamas Don’t Let Your Babies Grow Up To Be Cowboys – Willie Nelson

Many Rivers to Cross - Harry Nilsson

Margaritaville – Jimmy Buffett

Mary Jane’s Last Dance – Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers

Maybe Baby - Buddy Holly & the Crickets

Me & Paul – Willie Nelson

Misery and Gin – Merle Haggard

Misunderstanding - Genesis

Molly’s Chambers – Kings of Leon

Money (That’s What I Want) – Barrett Strong

Money for Nothing – Dire Straits

Mother-in-Law – Ernie K. Doe

Move It On Over – Hank Williams, Sr.

Mr. Brightside - The Killers

Mr. Soul – Buffalo Springfield

My Baby Just Cares for Me – Nina Simone

My Cherie Amour – Stevie Wonder

My Generation – The Who

My Girl – The Temptations

My Heroes Have Always Been Cowboys – Willie Nelson

My Maria – Brooks & Dunn

My Sharona – The Knack

My Winding Wheel - Ryan Adams

My Wrecking Ball - Ryan Adams

Nearly Lost You – Screaming Trees

Never Gonna Give You Up - Rick Astley

Never My Love - The Association

Never Tear Us Apart - INXS

New Kid in Town – The Eagles

New York, New York - Ryan Adams

Night Fever - The Bee Gees

No Woman, No Cry – Bob Marley & the Wailers

North Side Gal – JD McPherson

Ocean Front Property – George Strait

Oh My Sweet Carolina - Ryan Adams

Oh, Pretty Woman – Roy Orbison

Ohio – Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young

Old Man – Neil Young

On the Road Again – Willie Nelson

Only Love Can Break Your Heart – Neil Young

Ordinary World - Duran Duran

Oye Como Va - Santana

Penny on the Train Track - Ben Kweller

Piano Man – Billy Joel

Pink Cadillac - Bruce Springsteen

Pink Houses - John Cougar Mellencamp

Play That Fast Thing (One More Time) - Rockpile

Possum Kingdom - Toadies

Pretty in Pink - The Psychedelic Furs

Pride and Joy – Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble

Proud Mary – Ike & Tina Turner/Credence Clearwater Revival

Pump It Up – Elvis Costello & the Attractions

Radio, Radio – Elvis Costello

Rainy Day Women #12 & 35 – Bob Dylan

Range Life - Pavement

Real Love Baby - Father John Misty

Rapid Roy (The Stock Car Boy) - Jim Croce

Refugee – Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers

Rehab – Amy Winehouse

Rich Girl – Hall & Oates

Right Down the Line – Gerry Rafferty

Rikki Don’t Lose That Number – Steely Dan

Rio - Duran Duran

Rip It Up – Little Richard

Rock n’ Roll Music – Chuck Berry

Rock This Town - Stray Cats

Rockin’ in the Free World – Neil Young

Rocky Raccoon - The Beatles

Ruby, Don’t Take Your Love to Town – Kenny Rogers

Runaround Sue – Dion & the Belmonts

Runnin’ Down a Dream – Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers

S.O.B. - Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats

Sail On – The Commodores

Sailing – Christopher Cross

Scar Tissue - Red Hot Chili Peppers

Sea of Love – The Honeydrippers/Phil Phillips

Second Hand News – Fleetwood Mac

See the Sky About to Rain – Neil Young

Seven Bridges Road – The Eagles

SexyBack – Justin Timberlake

Shakedown on 9th Street - Ryan Adams

Shotgun Willie – Willie Nelson

Simple Man – Lynyrd Skynyrd

Sister Golden Hair - America

(Sittin’ on the) Dock of the Bay – Otis Redding

So Alive - Love and Rockets

Sold (The Grundy County Auction Incident) - John Michael Montgomery

Somebody’s Baby - Jackson Browne

Somebody’s Crying – Chris Isaak

Somebody's Knockin’ - Terri Gibbs

Sometimes When We Touch – Dan Hill

Southern Man – Neil Young

Stand By Me - Ben E. King

Stand Up - Mel McDaniel

Stars Fell on Alabama - Frank Sinatra

Start Me Up – The Rolling Stones

Stay All Night (Stay A Little Longer) – Willie Nelson

Stay with Me – The Faces

Steal Away – Robbie Dupree

Still the Same – Bob Seger

Straight Tequila Night – John Anderson

Streets of Bakersfield - Dwight Yoakum, Buck Owens

Stuck in the Middle with You – Steeler’s Wheel

Subterranean Homesick Blues – Bob Dylan

Summer Breeze – Seals & Crofts

Sundown – Gordon Lightfoot

Sunglasses at Night - Corey Hart

Superstition – Stevie Wonder

Surrender – Cheap Trick

Suspicious Minds – Elvis Presley

Sweet Caroline – Neil Diamond

Take My Breath Away - Berlin

Takin’ It to the Streets – The Doobie Brothers

Telephone Road - Steve Earle

Tell It Like It Is – Aaron Neville

Tempted - Squeeze

Tender - Blur

Tequila Sunrise - The Eagles

Tennessee Whiskey - Chris Stapleton

The Beach - Dr. Dog

The Fireman – George Strait

The Joker – Steve Miller Band

The Letter - The Box Tops

The Middle – Jimmy Eat World

The Needle and the Damage Done – Neil Young

The Rescue Blues - Ryan Adams

The Seed – Cody Chesnutt & The Roots

The Seeker – The Who

The Shape I’m In – The Band

The Waiting – Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers

The Wanderer – Dion & the Belmonts

The Way You Look Tonight – Frank Sinatra

The Whiskey Ain’t Workin’ - Travis Tritt & Marty Stuart

Theme from the Dukes of Hazzard (Good Ol’ Boys) – Waylon Jennings

These Arms of Mine – Otis Redding

(They Long to Be) Close to You – The Carpenters

Thinking Out Loud - Ed Sheeran 

This Magic Moment – The Drifters

This Too Shall Last – Anderson East

This Will Be Our Year – The Zombies

Three Little Birds – Bob Marley & the Wailers

Ticket to Ride - The Beatles

Tight Rope – Leon Russell

To Be Young – Ryan Adams

Tonight I’ll Be Staying Here with You – Bob Dylan

Town Called Malice - The Jam

Trashcan – Delta Spirit

Tupelo Honey – Van Morrison

Tulsa Time – Don Williams

Twist and Shout – The Beatles

Twistin’ the Night Away - Sam Cooke

Two – Ryan Adams

Up On Cripple Creek – The Band

Use Me – Bill Withers

Walk of Life - Dire Straits

Walk On – Neil Young

Walkin’ After Midnight – Patsy Cline

Walls (Circus) – Tom Petty

Watching the Wheels – John Lennon

We Can Work It Out - The Beatles

We’re An American Band – Grand Funk Railroad

We’re Going to Be Friends – The White Stripes

What A Wonderful World – Louis Armstrong

What’s Made Milwaukee Famous (Has Made a Loser out of Me) – Jerry Lee Lewis

(What’s So Funny ‘Bout) Peace, Love and Understanding – Elvis Costello & the Attractions

When I Need You – Leo Sayer

When You Say Nothing At All - Keith Whitley

Whiskey Bent and Hell Bound – Hank Williams, Jr.

Whiskey River – Willie Nelson

White Lightning – George Jones

Wicked Game – Chris Isaack

Wildflowers – Tom Petty

Will You Love Me Tomorrow – The Shirelles

With A Girl Like You – The Troggs

Wonderful Tonight – Eric Clapton

Workin’ for a Livin’ – Huey Lewis & the News

Y.M.C.A. - Village People

Yer So Bad – Tom Petty 

Yesterday’s News - Whiskeytown

You Ain’t Goin’ Nowhere - The Byrds, Bob Dylan

You Are the Best Thing – Ray LaMontagne

You Don’t Know How It Feels – Tom Petty

You Got It – Roy Orbison

You Got Lucky – Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers

You Make My Dreams - Hall & Oates

You May Be Right – Billy Joel

You Wreck Me – Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers

You’re So Vain – Carly Simon

You’ve Got a Friend – James Taylor

You've Got to Hide Your Love Away - The Beatles

You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin' - The Righteous Brothers

Your Mama Don’t Dance – Loggins & Messina

16 Days - Whiskeytown

50 Ways To Love Your Leaver – Paul Simon

6th Avenue Heartache - The Wallflowers

867-5309/Jenny – Tommy Tutone

and many more...

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