I'm much too old to recall the names of all the pub bands I've seen over the years but here's a list of the bigger acts that I have given my hard earned cash to see.

  1. 10cc
  2. Adam & The Ants
  3. Andy Fairweather-Lowe
  4. Angus and Julia Stone
  5. Ani DiFranco
  6. Anthony and the Johnsons
  7. Artic Monkeys
  8. Badger
  9. Ben Folds
  10. Ben Folds Five
  11. Ben Lee
  12. Beth Orton
  13. Bill Hayley and The Comets
  14. Billy Bragg
  15. Blondie
  16. Bob Dylan
  17. Bonnie Prince Billy
  18. Boomtown Rats
  19. Bruce Springsteen
  20. Bryan Ferry
  21. Burt Bacharach
  22. Chapman Whitney Streetwalkers
  23. Chopper
  24. Chris Isaac
  25. Christy Moore
  26. Cliff Richards
  27. Counting Crows
  28. Crosby, Stills and Nash
  29. Dando Shaft
  30. Dave Swarbrick
  31. David Byrne
  32. Dianne Reeves
  33. Dire Straits
  34. Divine Comedy
  35. Dwight Yoakam
  36. Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros
  37. Elton John
  38. Elvis Costello
  39. Eric Bogel
  40. Eric Clapton
  41. Eurythmics
  42. Evermores
  43. Genesis
  44. George Melly
  45. Grace Jones
  46. Greenslade
  47. Gurrumul Yunupingu
  48. Hank Marvin
  49. Horslips
  50. Hothouse Flowers
  51. Howard Jones
  52. Humble Pie
  53. Indigo Girls
  54. Jimmy Page
  55. Joan Armatrading
  56. Joe Cocker
  57. John Butler Trio
  58. John Fogerty
  59. John Mayalls & The Bluesbreakers
  60. Jools Holland
  61. JSD Band
  62. Keb Mo
  63. Lanie Lane
  64. Larry Adler
  65. Leonard Cohen
  66. Lindisfarne
  67. Little Feat
  68. Loudon Wainwright III
  69. Luka Bloom – at My house!
  70. Maddy Prior
  71. Man
  72. Mary Black
  73. Massive Attack
  74. Michael Franti
  75. Michelle Shocked
  76. Mott The Hoople
  77. Mumford and Sons
  78. National Flag
  79. Neil Finn
  80. Neil Sedaka
  81. Neil Young
  82. Nik Kershaw
  83. Nils Lofgren
  84. Nine Below Zero
  85. Noel Gallagher
  86. Outlaws
  87. Paul Kelly
  88. Paul McCartney
  89. Paul Simon
  90. Paul Weller
  91. Paul Young / Alison Moyet
  92. Pet Shop Boys
  93. Pink
  94. Phil Collins
  95. Queen
  96. Ray Charles
  97. Ralph McTell
  98. Regina Spektor
  99. REM
  100. Richard Thompson
  101. Rikki Lee Jones
  102. Robbie Williams
  103. Robert Cray Band
  104. Robert Plant
  105. Roger Waters
  106. Ronnie Spector
  107. Rory McLeod
  108. Rufus Wainwright
  109. Sade
  110. Santana
  111. Sensational Alex Harvey Band
  112. Simply Red
  113. Small Faces
  114. Spandau Ballet
  115. Squeeze
  116. Status Quo
  117. Steve Earle
  118. Sting
  119. Strider
  120. Style Council
  121. Temptations
  122. The Beatles
  123. The Cat Empire
  124. The Faces (with Rod)
  125. The Frames
  126. The Hollies
  127. The Pogues
  128. The Police
  129. The Ramones
  130. The Rolling Stones
  131. The Saw Doctors
  132. The Specials
  133. The Spinners
  134. The Strawbs
  135. The Tokio Ska Orchestra
  136. The Unthanks
  137. The Waterboys
  138. The Whitlams
  139. The Who
  140. Ting Tings
  141. Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers
  142. Tony Joe White
  143. Trapeze
  144. U2
  145. Ultravox
  146. Van Morrison.
  147. Wally
  148. West Australian Symphony Orchestra -- A covers band!
  149. Widowmaker
  150. Wilson Pickett
  151. Wings