Steve Simmons

After 20 years based in Melbourne and Sydney and performing all over the globe, Steve Simmons has returned permanently to Perth as of 2018. Having written and sung on 2 Australian Country #1 singles with his band Deep Creek Road, Steve has performed at some of Australia’s biggest festivals and events. He has written music for major U.S TV Networks and won numerous awards both as a singer and actor.

After 20 years based in Melbourne and Sydney and performing all over the globe, Steve Simmons has returned permanently to Perth as of 2018. Having written and sung on 2 Australian Country #1 singles with his band Deep Creek Road, Steve has performed at some of Australia’s biggest festivals and events. He has written music for major U.S TV Networks and won numerous awards both as a singer and actor.

Steve Simmons studied a music & performing arts degree at WAAPA (Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts) By age 19, Steve was fronting Chunky, the biggest cover band on the west coast and making regular TV appearances as both a singer and actor. His band released an album that went to No 1 on the W.A charts and Steve performed at many festivals including headlining in front of 11,000 people at Perth’s Burswood Superdome. Steve spent a short stint in the USA before a relocation to Sydney, and 3 years with an original act that released 2 albums and various singles throughout 10 countries in Europe & Asia, selling over 10000 albums. After the act split, Steve headed south to Melbourne. Steve formed and fronted Melbourne cover band legends ‘Pean,’ an outfit that performed over 5000 shows to a massive following. In 2012 Steve formed original act Deep Creek Road which has had widescale success and performed at numerous major festivals. They were also nominated for a CMC music award for best new artist for the 2016 awards and won the Planet Country award for best Australian group. Simultaneously Steve formed and performed with his top 40 band ‘Hit Nation’ which has performed in Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Malaysia, South Korea, China and Vietnam. Steve has also performed thousands of acoustic shows and boasts one of the biggest song repertoires around, often challenging audiences to try and name an artist he can’t launch into a song of! Steve’s acting credits include a recurring role on Neighbours and guest roles in TV shows like City Homicide, Stingers etc, plus feature film roles & over 20 TV commercials. Steve also performed as a lead in musical theatre shows including ‘RENT,’ (Guild nomination for best male lead) ‘The Wedding Singer,’ and ‘High School Musical.’

   

   

A small selection of clients for major events includes:

Melbourne Cup
West Coast Eagles GF Eve function
Moonee Valley Race Club
Richmond Football Club Best & Fairest
Port Adelaide Football Club GF Eve
Melbourne Storm Best & Fairest
Australian Open Tennis
TAB Optus Stadium launch
Oaks Day
Cox Plate
Caufield Cup
Lygon Street Festival
St Kilda Festival
Bindoon Rock Festival
Burswood Superdome
CMC Rocks Festival
Snowy Mountains Festival
Deniliquin Ute Muster
Mt Isa Rodeo
Crown Casino
Metricon Homes
Commonwealth Bank
Brumbys Bakeries
ALH Hotel Group
Taverners Hotel Group

2000’s

Shotgun – George Ezra

Daydrunk – Morgan Evans

Thunder – Imagine Dragons

Slow hands – Niall Horan

Castle on the hill – Ed Sheeran

Nothing holding me back – Sh. Mendes

The Shape of you – Ed Sheeran

Blame it on me – George Ezra

I Can’t feel my face – The Weeknd

I’m sorry – Bieber

Tennessee whiskey – Chris Stapleton

She looked so perfect – 5 seconds of summer

It don’t matter – Donovan Frankenreiter

Riptide – Vance Joy

Budapest – George Ezra

Shut up & dance – Walk the moon

Uptown Funk – Bruno Mars

Geronimo – Sheppard

Hey Brother – Avicii

Get Lucky – Daft Punk

Counting stars – One Republic

Feel So Close –Calvin Harris

Locked out of heaven – Bruno mars

Everything – Michael Buble

Marry You – Bruno Mars

Lonely Boy – Black Keys

Gold on the Ceiling – Black Keys

Black n gold – Sam Sparro

Pumped up kicks – Foster the people

Mr Brightside – The Killers

Move like jagger – maroon 5

Hey Soul Sister – Train

Little lion man –mumford & sons

Wish u well – Bernard fanning

Use Somebody – kings of leon

Sex on fire – kings of leon

Break even – The Script

Blvard of Broken dreams – Green Day

All Summer Long – Kid Rock

You’re all I have – snow patrol

Wheels – Foo Fighters

Bright lights – matchbox 20

Dakota – Stereophonics

Jenny don’t be hasty – Paolo Nutini

Mad world – gary jules

Your body is a wonderland – John Mayer

Steal My Kisses – Ben Harper

Tribute – Tenacious D

7 Nation Army – white stripes

Teenage Dirtbag – Wheatus

Days go by – Keith Urban

Country Girl – Luke Bryan

Life is a highway – Rascal Flatts

Chicken Fried – Zac Brown Band

Wagon Wheel – Darius Rucker

1990s

Lover Lover- Sonia Dada

When you’re gone – Bryan Adams & Mel C

Waterfalls – TLC

Angels- Robbie Williams

MmmBop – Hanson

Dancing in the moonlight – Toploader

In these arms – Bon Jovi

My Own Worst Enemy – Lit

Green Limousine – Badloves

Hey Jealousy – Gin Blossoms

One headlight – The Wallflowers

Learn to fly – foo fighters

Lay your love on me – Roachford

Everyday is a winding road –S.Crow

Touch (reach out) – Noiseworks

Closing Time – semisonic

Rain down on me – travis

Walking in Memphis – Mark Cohn

Push – matchbox 20

3am – Matchbox 20

Glycerine – bush

My Happiness – powderfinger

If it makes u happy – Sheryl Crow

Look back in anger – oasis

Morning Glory – oasis

Wonderwall – oasis

Champagne supernova – oasis

Bittersweet symphony – the verve

Time of your life – green day

When I come around – g’n day

Lullabye – shawn mullins

Karma police – radiohead

High & dry – radiohead

Creep – radiohead

Everlasting love – u2

Save tonight – eagle eye cherry

Shiver – Screaming jets

Plush – STP

Better man – pearl jam

Alive – pearl jam

Daughter – pearl jam

Semi charmed – third eye blind

Jumper – third eye blind

Brick – Ben Folds

Mr Jones – Counting Crows

Take the weather – crowded hse

Better be home soon – crowded hse

Tip of my tongue – diesel

Cryin shame – diesel

Amazing – Alex Lloyd

If you could only see – tonic

Open up your eyes – tonic

Tubthumping – Chumbawamba

All apologies – nirvana

Hallelujah – jeff buckley

Drive – incubus

I alone – live

Lightning crashes – live

Everlong – foofighters

Small things – blink 182

Shimmer – fuel

The Middle – jimmy eat world

Want to grow old with u – Adam Sandler

Breakfast at Tiffanys – Deep Blue Some

Amazed – Lonestar

Way out west James Reyne & Blundell

1970s & 80s

King of wishful thinking – Go West

Romeo & Juliet (Dire Straits)

Tainted Love – Soft Cell

Hungry like the wolf – Duran Duran

Africa – Toto

Fast Car – Tracy Chapman

Errol – Aussie Crawl

It’s all over now baby blue – G Bonnet

Born to run – Bruce Springsteen

Kiss is on my list – Hall & Oates

Things don’t seem – Aussie Crawl

Baker St – Gerry rafferty

Hot Summer Night – Meatloaf

Ricki dont lose that number –Steely Dan

Working for the weekend – loverboy

I’m on fire – Bruce springsteen

Miss You – Rolling Stones

Keep on rockin me – Steve Miller

Take the money & run – steve miller

Jet Airliner – steve miller

Romeos Tune – Steve Forbert

The joker – steve miller

Don’t stop believing – Journey

Don’t change – INXS

Always sumthing there to remind me

Way you make me feel – Michael J’son

Maggie May – Rod Stewart

Love is in the air – John Paul Young

Mamma Mia – Abba

Solid Rock – Goanna

Choir Girl – Cold Chisel

My baby – Cold Chisel

Flame trees – cold chisel

Cheap wine – Cold Chisel

Die to be with u tonite – Jimmy Barnes

Help is on its way – LRB

Bette Davis Eyes – Kim Carnes

I Got you – Split Enz

I’ll be your baby tonite – Rob Palmer

Don’t stop – Fleetwood Mac

All night long – Lionel Richie

Fools rush in – ub40 / elvis

Midnight Blue – Lou Gramm

Boys of Summer – Don Henley

In the air tonight – Phil Collins

Bad case of lovin u – rob palmer

The Gambler – Kenny Rogers

Go your own way – Fleetwood mac

Cuts like a knife – Bryan Adams

Summa 69 – bryan adams

Won’t Back Down – Tom Petty

Learning to Fly – Tom Petty

Freefalling – tom petty

The Breakup song – Greg Kihn

Centrefold – J.Geils Band

Horses – D.Braithwaite

Blister in the sun – violent femmes

Two strong hearts – john Farnham

Walk like an Egyptian – The Bangles

Purple Rain – Prince

Sweet home Alabama -l skynard

Missing you – john waite

Stuck in the middle – steal’ wheel

Desperado – the eagles

Are You Old enough – Dragon

New kid in town – eagles

Take it easy – Eagles

Tequila Sunrise – the Eagles

Hotel California – the Eagles

Overkill – Men at work

Take Me Back – Noiseworks

Jessies girl – rick springfield

Only you – yazoo

April sun – dragon

Rain – dragon

Still rock and roll – Billy Joel

Piano Man – Billy Joel

Should have known better –Rich Marx

To Be With You – Mr Big

Holy grail – hunters and collectors

Throw your arms – hunters &collectors

Livin on a Prayer – bon jovi

Bad Name – Bon Jovi

What I like about you – romantics

To her door – paul kelly

Hurt so good – John Cougar

Jack and Diane – john Cougar

Run to Paradise – The Choirboys

Kentucky Woman – Neil Diamond

Burnin love – elvis Presley

1940s, 50s & 60s

Walk in the room – DeShannon

Sweet Caroline – neil diamond

My Girl – the Temptations

Walk the Line – Johnny Cash

Folsom Prison Blues – Johnny Cash

Daydream Believer – The Monkees

Wild world – cat stevens

Pretty Woman – Roy Orbison

Heard it thru the grapevine – Marvin Gaye

Love the one you’re with – Steven stills

All my loving – beatles

Hard Days Night – Beatles

Get back – beatles

Saw her standing there – beatles

We can work it out – Beatles

Ticket to Ride – beatles

Lucy in the sky – The Beatles

Hide Your Love Away – The Beatles

Eight days a week – the beatles

Sister goldenhair – america

Summertime blues – Cochrane

Return to sender – Elvis Presley

Down on the corner – CCR

Bad Moon Rising – CCR

Proud mary – CCR

Brown eyed girl – van morrison

Moondance – Van Morrison

Mrs robinson – simon & garfunkel

I’m a Believer – The Monkees

Memories are made – Dean Martin

Fly Me to the Moon –Frank Sinatra

Dock of the bay – Otis Redding

Stand by me – ben king

Runaround Sue – Dion

 

  • Steve was support act for The Frames. He was amazing with a great voice & certainly had the crowd pumped & ready to rock for The Frames. Great night.

    Tracey Cassels (review via facebook)

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