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Gum Tree Entertainment Company

Entertainment for Weddings, Corporate and Private Functions in Melbourne & Victoria Ph 03 94973227

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Kathryn Clements
Suzette Herft
Wayne Thorpe
Charlie Griffin
John Pal
Wacca The Gumtree Drummer
Wayne "Elvis" Crawford
Eddie Moses
Bands and Trios
Jazz Bands
Classical Groups
Tribute Bands and Acts

Click Here to see Charlie performing live.




Vocals, acoustic guitar, banjolele, backtracks



EXTENSIVE EXPERIENCEas a full-time professional Musician/Entertainer

LARGE, VERSATILE REPERTOIREof ‘covers’from ± 1900 - present



COCKTAIL/DINNER music (Restaurants/Functions)

SINGALONGS (Pubs/Functions)




DANCE MUSIC (Weddings, Functions, Clubs)

Charlie’s strong, engaging personality,

excellent singing voice & large & wide variety of repertoire,

has been creating memorable occasions for years.

High professional standards, very experienced

Plays for diverse parties, functions & events

Excellent ability to read and guide the mood and tastes in an audience,

a key factor to success

Contact us and we will pass on 5 or 6 phone numbers of people who have engeaged Charlie recently.

Play List

And I Love You SoDon McLean Achy Breaky HeartBilly Ray Cyrus
AubreyBread Beautiful DayU2
Ballad Of Casey DeissShawn Phillips Brown-eyed GirlVan Morrison
Better ManRobbie Williams Club At The End Of The StreetElton John
Break It To Them GentlyBurton Cummings Coming Into Los AngelesArlo Guthrie
Bridge Over Troubled WaterSimon & Garfunkel Cunnamulla FellerLee Kernaghan
By The Time I Get To PhoenixGlenn Campbell Dancing In The DarkBruce Springsteen
Can You Feel the Love Tonight?Elton John Doo Wah DiddyManfred Mann
Candle In The WindElton John Every MorningSugar Ray
Casey's Last RideKris Kristoffersen FaithGeorge Michael
CryingRoy Orbison Handle With CareTravelling Wilburys
Danny BoyIrish Trad I Am A RockSimon & Garfunkel
Father And SonCat Stevens I Feel GoodJames Brown
FeelingsMorris Albert I'm Gonna Be (500miles)Proclaimers
First Of MayBee Gees It's My PartyLesley Gore
First Time Ever I Saw Your FaceDionne Warwick KissTom Jones
Galway BayIrish Trad Living Next Door To AliceSmokie
Green Green Grass Of HomeTom Jones Mighty QuinnBob Dylan
Groovy Kind Of LovePhil Collins Miss American PieDon McLean
Have I Told You Lately That I Love You?Van Morrison Mustang SallyCommitments
HelloLionel Ritchie No Such ThingJohn Mayer
HeroEnrique Iglesias Nutbush City LimitsTina Turner
I Shall Be ReleasedBob Dylan Obladi ObladaBeatles
I SwearAll For One Pretty WomanRoy Orbison
IfBread Proud MaryCreedence Clearwater Revival
ImagineJohn Lennon SmoothSantana
LadyKenny Rogers Sultans Of SwingDire Straits
Let It BeBeatles Summer Of '69Bryan Adams
Love Me TenderElvis Presley Suspicious MindsElvis Presley
MaggieIrish Trad Take It EasyEagles
My WayFrank Sinatra Twist And ShoutBeatles
Nothings Gonna Change My Love For YouGeorge Benson You Ain't Seen Nothing YetBachman-Turner Overdrive
Paint My LoveMichael Learns To Rock You Got ItRoy Orbison
Simple ManPaul Williams You May Be RightBilly Joel
Sometimes When We TouchDan Hill SAMBA/DISCO 
Sounds Of SilenceSimon & Garfunkel All Night LongLionel Ritchie
Sunday Morning Coming DownKris Kristoffersen BelieveCher
That's What Friends Are ForRoberta Flack Call Me AlPaul Simon
The RoseBette Midler CelebrationKool And The Gang
We've Only Just BegunPaul Williams Give Me Hope JoannaDr Victor & Rasta Rebels
When You Say Nothing At AllRonan Keating I Will SurviveGloria Gaynor
When You Were Sweet SixteenThe Furys Lambada"Lambada"
Windmills Of Your  MindLe Grand Let Your Love FlowBellamy Brothers
Wonderful tonightEric Clapton Love Is In The AirJohn Paul Young
WordsBee Gees YMCAVillage People

LATIN  WALTZ (3/4 Time) 
Arrivederci RomaItalian Standard Annie's SongJohn Denver
Banana Boat SongHarry Belafonte Anniversary WaltzStandard
Cherry Pink And Apple Blossom WhitePat Boone Bachelor BoyCliff Richard & The Shadows
Girl From IpanemaGilberto/Getz Cockles And MusselsIrish Trad
I Have To Say I Love You In A SongJim Croce Eidelweiss"Sound Of Music"
Jamaica FarewellHarry Belafonte Last Waltz, TheEngelbert Humperdinck
Spanish EyesEngelbert Humperdinck Love Is A Beautiful SongDave Mills
Spanish HarlemStandard Mountains Of MourneIrish Trad
SwayMichael Bublé Mr. BojanglesJerry Jeff Walker
Un Dos Tres MariaRicky Martin Mull Of KintyrePaul McCartney
You, Me & JulioPaul Simon RomanceAnonymous Classical
POP/ROCK(Slow/Medium)  Scarborough FairSimon & Garfunkel
And I Love HerBeatles That’s AmoreDean Martin
Another Day In ParadisePhil Collins Three Times A LadyLionel Ritchie
Arthur's ThemeChristopher Cross Time In A bottleJim Croce
As Tears Go ByRolling Stones 2/4 MEDIUM/SLOW 
Baker StreetGerry Rafferty Along The Road To GundagaiJack O'Hagan
Careless WhisperGeorge Michael Bad Moon RisingCreedence Clearwater Revival
Dancing QueenAbba BlackbirdBeatles
DanielElton John Blue Suede ShoesElvis Presley
Don't Dream It's OverCrowded House BoxerSimon & Garfunkel
Don't Know WhyNora Jones Country RoadJohn Denver
DreamEverly Brothers Don't Think TwiceBob Dylan
FirePointer Sisters El Condor PasaSimon & Garfunkel
For All We KnowCarpenters End Of The LineTravelling Wilburys
Heart Of GoldNeil Young Follow MeJohn Denver
I Am AustralianSeekers Help Me Make It Through The NightKris Kristoffersen
I Just Called To Say I Love YouStevie Wonder Homeward BoundSimon & Garfunkel
I Need YouRicky Nelson I'm EasyDan Hill
I'll Be Over YouToto I'm On FireBruce Springsteen
In Your EyesGeorge Benson It's Not UnusualTom Jones
It Never Rains In Southern CaliforniaAlbert Hammond Last Thing On My MindTom Paxton
JabulaniHotline Lay Down SallyEric Clapton
Just The Way You AreBilly Joel Lincoln DuncanPaul Simon
Killing Me SoftlyRoberta Flack Listen To The Falling RainJose Feliciano
KokomoBeach Boys Lookin' Out My Back DoorCreedence Clearwater Revival
Lady In RedChris De Burgh Me And Bobby McGeeKris Kristoffersen
Love Is All AroundWet Wet Wet  Meet Me On The CornerLindisfarne
MacarenaLos Del Rio MistyRay Stevens
Mambo No. 5Louis Bega On The Road AgainWillie Nelson
MassachusettsBee Gees Rock Around The ClockBill Hailey
Mocking BirdJames Taylor/Carly Simon Streets Of LondonRalph McTell
Oh What A Night (Dec '63)Four Seasons Teach Your ChildrenCrosby, Stills & Nash 
On The Beach Chris Rea Tequila SheilaMcDavis
San Francisco (Flowers In Your Hair)Waylon Jennings Tie A Yellow RibbonTony Orlando
Sexy ThingHot Chocolate Top Of The WorldCarpenters
Sitting In The Dock Of The BayOtis Redding Will The Circle Be Unbroken?Trad
Sounds Of SilenceSimon & Garfunkel Wooden HeartElvis Presley
Tears In HeavenEric Clapton SWING (SLOW) 
Tequila SunriseEagles UnforgettableNat King Cole
Throw Your Arms Around MeHunters & Collectors NOVELTY/COMEDY 
Under the BoardwalkRolling Stones Fatal WeddingChad Morgan
VincentDon McLean Hokey PokeyLarry LaPrise
Your SongElton John   
Fields Of GoldSting   

6/8  & 12/8   REGGAE 
AmericaSimon & Garfunkel Down UnderMen At Work
Blueberry HillFats Domino Dreadlock Holiday10CC
Can't Help Falling In Love With YouElvis Presley I Can See Clearly NowJohnny Nash
Catch The WindDonovan Kingston TownUB40
CrazyPatsy Cline Red Red WineUB40
Great PretenderThe Platters SuzannahThe Art Company
House Of The Rising SunAnimals Tide Is HighBlondie
I BelieveBachelors 2/4 QUICK 
I Can't Stop Lovin' YouRay Charles Freight TrainStandard
Unchained MelodyRighteous Brothers  Grandma's Feather BedJohn Denver
What A Wonderful WorldLouis Armsrong Hava NagilaJewish Trad
Where Do You Go To My Lovely?Peter Sarstaedt Leaning On The LamppostGeorge Formby
SWING(Medium)  Leaving Of LiverpoolIrish Trad
All Of MeStandard Those Were The DaysMary Hopkins
Autumn LeavesKosma/Mercer Viva EspanaSpanish Trad
Fly Me To The MoonFrank Sinatra ROCK(Shuffle) 
King Of The RoadRoger Miller 59th Street Bridge SongSimon & Garfunkel
New York, New YorkLiza Minelli All Shook UpElvis Presley
SummertimeStandard Bee Bup A LulaGene Vincent
We'll Meet AgainVera Lynn Bye Bye LoveEverly Brothers
WhisperingStandard Daydream BelieverMonkees
SWING(Quick)  Dream A Little Dream Of MeMamas & Papas
Ain't She SweetStandard Eagle RockJohn Fogerty/Daddy Cool
Alexander's Ragtime BandDixie Standard Green DoorLloyd Price
Hello DollyLouis Armstrong Horse with No NameAmerica
Mister SandmanAndrews Sisters I Don't Know Why I Love You But I DoClarence "Frogman" Henry
Sweet Georgia BrownDixie Standard Leaving On A Jet PlaneJohn Denver
ROCK(Fast)  Living dollCliff Richard
40 DaysCliff Richard PersonalityLloyd Price
Crocodile RockElton John Raindrops Keep Falling On My HeadBJ Thomas
Crunchy Granola SuiteNeil Diamond Roller Derby QueenJim Croce
Dancing in the StreetMamas & Papas See You Later AlligatorBill Hailey
FootlooseKenny Loggins Singing The BluesGuy Mitchell/Pat Boone
Friday On My MindEasybeats Song Song BlueNeil Diamond
Green GreenTrini Lopez Spicks & SpecksBee Gees
Have Some Fun TonightLittle Richard Sweet CarolineNeil Diamond
Heat Is OnGlenn Frey That'll Be The DayBuddy Holly
I'm A BelieverThe Monkees Walk Right BackEverly Brothers
La BambaRichie Valens Wimoweh (The Lion Sleeps Tonight)Soloman Linda 
Let's Twist AgainChubby Checker   
Limbo RockChubby Checker   
Living La Vida LocaRicky Martin   
LocomotionKylie Minogue   
Love The One You're WithStephen Stills   
RunawayDel Shannon   
Sea CruiseJohnny Rivers   
Speedy GonzalvesPat Boone   
TequilaThe Champs   
Walk Of LifeDire Straits