Ian Vocal & Guitar

Ian Lawton Vocalist
Ian Lawton Male guitar vocalist

Hailing From Manchester, Ian offers live music, either played on acoustic guitar or with live backing tracks, and DJ packages specifically devised for wedding receptions & other corporate functions throughout the UK.

Music can be provided for any occasion both formal and informal, across all genres. Weddings can be individually catered for, with songs available to suit all tastes and ages. If there is a particular song you want then Ian can learn it (if he doesn’t already know it). Ian can provide you with perfect background music as you and your guests dine or enjoy your drinks reception.

Ian can quietly perform for intimate audiences, or he can generate energy and excitement to have everyone dancing and joining in as he performs. He has built up a solid reputation as one of the country’s most respected wedding entertainers, because of the varied styles and professionalism that he demonstrates.

* DJ packages available on request.
* Ian has all relevant certificates and insurances and is well versed in working health and safety practices.
* His equipment is of the highest quality including;
• 1000 watt powered Mackie Thump Speakers,
• 8 channel Mackie mixing desk.
• Kam LED portable lights


“When it comes to music, especially live music, you want the peace of mind that not only the singer can sing, but that the audience is going to be truly engaged by the person behind the mic. What Ian does, effortlessly, is take the audience on a sumptuous musical journey, making you feel countless emotions, as his passion is thrown into every note.”


“… an amazing voice with a magnetic presence”


“Ian is everything you want in a musician. Not only incredibly talented, but he also glows with infectious energy, love & real genuine joy. He nails every music genre, all the time keeping the audience in the palm of his hand.

With Ian, you always feel as though you’re part of the show rather than a spectator, and that’s what makes him so brilliantly unique. He makes every moment extra special. A true gem.”


“I could watch Ian play guitar and sing all night”


“If he’s not serenading you on his acoustic, he’s got you all on your feet rocking the house.”


“You were the icing on the cake at our wedding, Ian, WOW, what a voice!”


First Dance/ LOVE SONGS

How Long will I Love you – Ellie Goulding
I won’t give up – Jason Mraz
Your Song – Elton John
Truly Madly Deeply – Savage Garden
Greatest Day – Take That
Wonderful Tonight – Eric Clapton
All of Me – John Legend
Fall at your Feet – Crowded House
Fix You – Coldplay
Fields of Gold – Sting
Light my Fire – The Doors
Stay with Me – Sam Smith
You do Something to Me – Paul Weller
Thinking out Loud – Ed Sheeran
When you say nothing at all – Ronan Keating
I don’t wanna miss a thing – Aerosmith
Desperado – Eagles
Always on my Mind – Elvis Presley
Never Tear us apart – INXS
Read my Mind – The Killers
How Deep is your Love – Bee Gees
Home – Michael Buble


I’m Yours – Jason Mraz
Fast Car – Tracy Chapman
Valerie – Amy Winehouse
Make you feel my Love – Adele
Stand by Me – Ben E King
Heard it through the Grapevine- Marvin Gaye
Brown Eyed Girl – Van Morrison
Sweet Child of Mine – Guns & Roses
Rule the World – Take That
Nessun Dorma – Pavarotti
Come Together/Hey Jude – The Beatles
Just the way you are – Bruno Mars
Angels – Robbie Williams
Sex on Fire/Use Somebody – Kings of Leon
Superstition – Stevie Wonder
Satisfaction – Rolling Stones
Iris – Goo Goo Dolls
Don’t Look Back in Anger/
Champagne Supernova – Oasis
Thinking out loud/The A Team – Ed Sheeran
Sail Away/Babylon – David Gray
Dancing in the Dark – Bruce Springsteen
Can’t Help Falling in Love – Elvis Presley
I will wait/Little Lion Man – Mumford & Sons
Mr Brightside/Human – The Killers
Sally Cinnamon – Stone Roses
With or without you – U2
Living on a Prayer – Bon Jovi
One Day like this – Elbow


That’s Life – Frank Sinatra
Beyond the Sea – Bobby Darin
Can’t Take my Eyes off you – AndyWilliams
Ain’t that a Kick in the Head – Dean Martin
Mack the Knife – Robbie Williams
Come Fly with Me – Michael Buble
Moondance – Van Morrison
New York, New York – Frank Sinatra
Sweet Caroline – Neil Diamond
Penny Arcade – Roy Orbison
Fly me to the Moon – Frank Sinatra
Let there be Love – Nat King Cole
The way you Look Tonight – Michael Buble