Bio / Songlist

My name is Chris Lebresco.  I am an acoustic guitarist and vocalist.  I have been playing guitar for the last 15 years and performing regularly in bars and restaurants in the area for the last 7+ years.  I play a wide variety of everyone’s favorite acoustic cover songs from the 70’s to today.

With a soothing voice and a mellow guitar style I continue to grow my fan base and am consistently asked back for return appearances wherever I perform. With a catalog of over 200 songs, I can quickly adjust my song selection to please audiences of all ages.  I am very professional, reliable and easy to work with.  Additionally, I use the most professional sounding, state-of-the-art equipment available assuring you that your guests have a great time.

My influences include artists such as Ray LaMontagne, Pearl Jam, Cat Stevens, and Bruce Springsteen to name a few.  Some of the other artists I cover include…Neil Young, Johnny Cash, Zac Brown Band, Jack Johnson, Dave Matthews, The Killers, Counting Crows, Kings of Leon, Goo Goo Dolls, Tom Petty, Crosby, Stills & Nash, Elton John, Billy Joel, U2, The Beatles, The Rolling Stones , James Taylor, Oasis, John Mayer, David Gray, Van Morrison, Jimmy Buffett and many other artists you know from the 70‘s to today!

I am available for hire for your Bar, Restaurant or Private Event.

Contact me today to reserve a date!


3 am – Matchbox Twenty
6th Avenue Heartache – The Wallflowers
8 Days A Week – The Beatles
867-5309 (Jenny, Jenny) – Tommy Tutone
9 Crimes – Damien Rice
25 Minutes To Go – Johnny Cash
#41 – Dave Matthews Band
59th Street Bridge Song – Simon & Garfunkel
A Falling Through – Ray LaMontagne
A Little Less Conversation – Elvis
Achin All The Time – Ray LaMontagne
Acre of Land – Ray LaMontagne
Against the Wind – Bob Seger
Ain’t No Sunshine – Bill Withers
All For You – Sister Hazel
All I Want is You – U2
All My Loving – The Beatles
All You Need Is Love – The Beatles
Am I Wrong – Love Spit Love
Amazed – Lonestar
American Girl – Tom Petty
American Pie – Don McLean
Amie – Pure Prarie League
Angel from Montgomery – John Prine
Angela – The Lumineers
Anna Begins – Counting Crows
Annie’s Song – John Denver
Another Saturday Night – Sam Cooke
Atlantic City – Bruce Springsteen
Babylon – David Gray
Back In The High Life – Steve Winwood
Back Where I Come From – Kenny Chesney
Bad – U2
Bad Moon Rising – CCR
Bad Bad Leroy Brown – Jim Croce
Bad Reputation – Freedy Johnston
Bad Things – Jace Everett
Badfish – Sublime
Barely Breathing – Duncan Shiek
Barfly – Ray LaMontagne
Be Here Now – Ray LaMontagne
Be Like That – 3 Doors Down
Bee Girl – Pearl Jam
Beg, Steal or Borrow – Ray LaMontagne
Behind Blue Eyes – The Who
Best Of What’s Around – Dave Matthews Band
Better Together – Jack Johnson
Betterman – Pearl Jam
Beyond The Sea – Bobby Darin
Big Empty – Stone Temple Pilots
Big Me – Foo Fighters
Bittersweet Symphony – The Verve
Black – Pearl Jam
Black Balloon – Goo Goo Dolls
Bless The Broken Road – Rascal Flatts
Blister In The Sun – Violent Femmes
Boulevard of Broken Dreams – Green Day
The Boxer – Simon & Garfunkel
Boys of Summer – Don Henley
Brain Damage – Pink Floyd
Breakdown – Jack Johnson
Breakdown More – Eric Hutchinson
Breakeven – The Script
Breakfast at Tiffany’s – Deep Blue Something
Brian Wilson – Barenaked Ladies
Brilliant Disguise – Bruce Springsteen
Brown Eyed Girl – Van Morrison
Burn – Ray LaMontagne
Burn One Down – Ben Harper
Cannonball – Damien Rice
Can’t Buy Me Love – The Beatles
Can’t Get It Right Today – Joe Purdy
Can’t Keep It In – Cat Stevens
Can’t Help Falling In Love With You – Elvis Presley
Can’t You See – Marshall Tucker Band
Carefree Highway – Gordon Lightfoot
Carolina In My Mind – James Taylor
Catch The Wind – Donovan
Cats In The Cradle – Harry Chapin
Cecilia – Simon & Garfunkel
Chicken Fried – Zac Brown Band
City of New Orleans – Steve Goodman (Alro Guthrie, Willie Nelson…etc.)
Closer to Fine – Indigo Girls
Closing Time – Semisonic
Cocaine Blues – Johnny Cash
Collide – Howie Day
Come A Little Bit Closer – Jay & The Americans
Come Monday – Jimmy Buffett
Come On Feel The Noise – Slade/Quiet Riot
Come On Get Higher – Matt Nathanson
Come Over – Kenny Chesney
Comedown – Bush
Comfortably Numb – Pink Floyd
Constellations – Jack Johnson
Conviction of the Heart – Kenny Loggins
Corduroy – Pearl Jam
Country Road – James Taylor
Crazy – Seal
Crazy – Gnarls Barkley / Ray LaMontagne
Crazy Love – Van Morrison
Crazy Mary – Pearl Jam
Crown of Thorns – Mother Love Bone
Cumbersome – Seven Mary Three
Cuts Like A Knife – Bryan Adams
Daisy A Day – Jud Strunk
The Dance – Garth Brooks
Dancing in the Dark – Bruce Springsteen
Dancing Nancies – Dave Matthews Band
Dancing with Myself – Billy Idol
Daniel – Elton John
Danny’s Song – Kenny Loggins
Daughter – Loudon Wainwright
The Day Brings – Brad
Dead Flowers – The Rolling Stones
Devils In The Jukebox – Ray LaMontagne
Dirty Work – Steely Dan
Disarm – Smashing Pumpkins
DND – Semisonic
Do You Remember – Jack Johnson
Dock Of The Bay -Otis Redding
Don’t Ask Me Why – Billy Joel
Don’t Be Shy – Cat Stevens
Don’t Let The Old Man In – Toby Keith
Don’t Look Back in Anger – Oasis
Don’t Stay Home – 311
Don’t Stop Believin’ – Journey
Don’t Think Twice It’s Alright – Bob Dylan
Don’t You (Forget About Me) – Simple Minds
Down On The Corner – CCR
Down Under – Men at Work
Downbound Train – Bruce Springsteen
Downeaster Alexa – Billy Joel
Drift Away – Dobie Gray
Driftin – Pearl Jam
Drive – The Cars
Driver 8 – REM
EAGLES Fights Song (Fly Eagles Fly)
Eight Days A Week – The Beatles
Einstein On The Beach – Counting Crows
Elderly Woman – Pearl Jam
Empty – Ray LaMontagne
Everlong – Foo Fighters
Every Rose Has It’s Thorn – Poison
Everybody’s Talkin at Me – Harry Nilsson
Everything You Want – Vertical Horizon
Eyes Of The World – The Grateful Dead
Faith – George Michael
A Falling Through – Ray LaMontagne
Fast Car – Tracy Chapman
Father & Son – Cat Stevens
Feeling Alright – Traffic / Joe Cocker / Dave Mason
Fields of Gold – Sting
Fight For Your Right To Party – Beastie Boys
Fire and Rain – James Taylor
The First Cut Is The Deepest – Cat Stevens
First Day of My Life – Bright Eyes
Fix You – Coldplay
FLY EAGLES FLY – Eagles Fight Song
Follow Through – Gavin Degraw
Folsom Prison Blues – Johnny Cash
For What It’s Worth – Buffalo Springfield
Forever – Chris Brown
Forever Young – Rod Stewart
Franklin’s Tower – Grateful Dead
Free Fallin’ – Tom Petty
The Freshman – The Verve Pipe
Friend of the Devil – Grateful Dead
Friends Of The Devil – The Grateful Dead
Fugitive – David Gray
Galileo – Indigo Girls
Galway Girl – Steve Earl
The Gambler – Kenny Rogers
The Ghost In You – Psychedelic Furs
Give A Little Bit – Supertramp
Give Me Love – George Harrison
Going Up The Country – Canned Heat
Good – Better Than Ezra
Good Ol’ Boys – Waylon Jennings
Good Riddance (Time of Your Life) – Green Day
Gossip In The Grain – Ray LaMontagne
Got Me Wrong – Alice In Chains
Gotta Get a Message To You – The Bee Gees
Green Eyes – Coldplay
Grey In LA – Loudon Wainright III
Grey Street – Dave Matthews Band
Guaranteed – Eddie Vedder
Hallelujah – Leonard Cohen
Hannah – Ray LaMontagne
Hard Sun – Eddie Vedder
Harvest – Neil Young
Have You Ever Seen The Rain – Creedence Clearwater Revival
Help! – The Beatles
Helpless – Neil Young
Heart of Gold – Neil Young
Here Is Gone – The Goo Goo Dolls
Hero – Family Of The Year
Hey Delilah – Plain White Tees
Hey Hey What Can I Do – Led Zeppelin
Hey Jealousy – Gin Blossoms
Hey Jude – The Beatles
Hey Soul Sister – Train
Hey There Delilah – Plain White T’s
Hey Ya – Outkast
Hide Your Love Away – The Beatles
Highway 20 Ride – Zac Brown Band
Hitchin’ A Ride – Vanity Fair
Ho Hey – The Lumineers
Hold You In My Arms – Ray Lamontagne
Holiday in Spain – Counting Crows
Home – Phillip Phillips
Homeward Bound – Simon & Garfunkel
Horizon Has Been Defeated – Jack Johnson
Horse With No Name – America
Hotel California – The Eagles
Hound Dog – Elvis Presley
House On Pooh Corner – Kenny Loggins
House Of The Rising Sun – The Animals
How Can I Tell You – Cat Stevens
How Long Will I Love You – Ellie Goulding
How Soon is Now – The Smiths
How to Save a Life – The Fray
Human Nature – Michael Jackson
Hunger Strike – Temple Of The Dog
Hungry Like The Wolf – Duran Duran
Hurt – NIN / Johnny Cash
I Am A Patriot – Townes Van Sandt
I Got A Name – Jim Croce
I Got Stripes – Johnny Cash
I Know You Rider – Grateful Dead
I Love This Bar – Toby Keith
I Still Care For You – Ray LaMontagne
I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For – U2
I Walk The Line – Johnny Cash
I Wanna Be Sedated – The Ramones
I Will Follow You Into The Dark-Death Cab For Cutie
I Will Survive – Gloria Gaynor / Cake
If I Ever Leave This World Alive – Flogging Molly
If I Had A Boat – Lyle Lovett
If I Had A Million Dollars – Bare Naked Ladies
If I Had Eyes – Jack Johnson
If You Could Only See – Tonic
If You Could Read My Mind – Gordon Lightfoot
If You Want To Sing Out, Sing Out – Cat Stevens
I’ll Be – Edwin McCain
I’ll Follow The Sun – The Beatles
I’ll Melt With You – Modern English
I’m Looking Through You – The Beatles
I’m On Fire – Bruce Springsteen
I’m Yours – Jason Mraz
Imagine – John Lennon
Immortality – Pearl Jam
In My Life – The Beatles
In My Place – Coldplay
In Your Eyes – Peter Gabriel
Into the Mystic – Van Morrison
Into Your Arms – The Lemonheads
Iris – The Goo Goo Dolls
Island In The Sun – Weezer
It’s 5 O’Clock Somewhere – Jimmy Buffett
I’ve Gotta Get A Message To You – Bee Gees
I’ve Just Seen A Face – The Beatles
Jane Says – Jane’s Addiction
J.A.R. – Green Day
The Joker – Steve Miller Band
Jolene – Ray LaMontagne
Jumper – Third Eye Blind
Just Breathe – Pearl Jam
Karma Police – Radiohead
Keep On Rockin in the Free World – Neil Young
King Of The Road – Roger Miller
King of Wishful Thinking – Go West
Kiss Me – Six Pence None The Richer / The Fray
Knee Deep – Zac Brown Band
Knockin’ On Heaven’s Door – Bob Dylan
Laid – James
Landslide – Fleetwood Mac
Last Kiss – Pearl Jam
Last of MyKind – Jason Isbell
The Last Time _ The Rolling Stones
Late In The Evening – Paul Simon
Lay Down Sally – Eric Clapton
Lay Lady Lay – Bob Dylan
Leader Of The Band – Dan Fogelberg
Learn to Fly – Foo Fighters
Learning to Fly – Tom Petty
Leavin On A Jet Plane – John Denver
Let It Be – The Beatles
Let It Go – James Bay
Let My Love Open The Door – Pete Townsend
The Letter – The Box Tops
Life On a Chain – Pete Yorn
Lightning Crashes – Live
Little Help From My Friends – The Beatles
Little Lion Man – Mumford & Sons
Little Miss Can’t Be Wrong – The Spin Doctors
Little Red Corvette – Prince
Livin On A Prayer – Bon Jovi
Locomotive Breath – Jethro Tull
Lodi – CCR
Lonely Boy – The Black Keys
Long Black Veil – Johnny Cash
Long May You Run – Neil Young
Longtime Sunshine – Rivers Coumo
Losing My Religion – REM
Lost Cause – Beck
Love Her Madly – The Doors
Love Is The Seventh Wave – Sting
Love Song – The Cure
Love Vigilantes – Iron & Wine / New Order
Lowlight – Pearl Jam
Luka – Suzanne Vega
Lyin’ Eyes – The Eagles
Mad World – Tears For Fears
Mama Tried – Merle Haggard / The Grateful Dead
Man Of The Hour – Pearl Jam
Mandolin Rain – Bruce Hornsby
Margaritaville – Jimmy Buffett
Mary Jane’s Last Dance – Tom Petty
A Matter of Trust – Billy Joel
Maybe It’s Time – Jason Isbell / Bradley Cooper
Me & Bobby McGee – Kris Kristofferson
Me & Julio – Paul Simon
Meg White – Ray LaMontagne
Melissa – The Allman Brothers
The Middle – Jimmy Eat World
Midnight Rider – Allman Brothers / Willie Nelson
The Mighty Quinn – Bob Dylan
Molly (16 Candles) – Sponge
Morning Has Broken – Cat Stevens
The Motorcycle Song – Arlo Guthrie
Mr. Bojangles – Jerry Jeff Walker
Mr. Brightside – The Killers
Mrs. Potter’s Lullaby – Counting Crows
Mrs. Robinson – Simon & Garfunkel
Mud Football (For Moe Lerner) – Jack Johnson
My Hometown – Bruce Springsteen
Needle And The Damage Done – Neil Young
Never Say Goodbye – Bon Jovi
New York City’s Killing Me – Ray LaMontagne
Next Year – Foo Fighters
The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down – The Band
Nights In White Satin – Moody Blues
Nightswimming – REM
No Ceiling – Eddie Vedder
No One Is To Blame – Howard Jones
Norwegian Wood – The Beatles
Not Ready To Make Nice – The Dixie Chicks
Nothing Compares 2 U – Sinead O’Connor
Nothing Else Matters – Metallica
Nothingman – Pearl Jam
Notion – Kings of Leon
Nutshell – Alice In Chains
Old Apartment – Barenaked Ladies
Old Before Your Time – Ray LaMontagne
Old Man – Neil Young
Omaha – Counting Crows
On The Road Again – Willie Nelson
One – U2
One Down – Ben Folds
One Particular Harbor – Jimmy Buffett
One Step Up – Bruce Springsteen
Only Love Can Break Your Heart – Neil Young
Only Wanna Be With You – Hootie and The Blowfish
Only You – Yazoo
Ooh La La – Faces
Operator – Jim Croce
Out On The Weekend – Neil Young
Outside – Staind
The Outsiders – Needtobreathe
Overkill – Men at Work
Paint It Black – The Rolling Stones
Pancho & Lefty – Townes Van Zandt
Paradise – John Prine
Parting Ways – Pearl Jam
Peace Train – Cat Stevens
Peaceful Easy Feeling – The Eagles
Perfect – Ed Sheeran
Personal Jesus – Depeche Mode
Piano Man – Billy Joel
Picture In A Frame – Tom Wait
Pirate Looks at 40 – Jimmy Buffett
Pompeii – Bastille
Porch – Pearl Jam
The Promise – When In Rome
Promises – Eric Clapton
Punk Rock Girl – The Dead Milkmen
Rain King – Counting Crows
Rainbow Connection – The Muppets
Ramblin Man – The Allman Brothers
Read My Mind – The Killers
Red Solo Cup – Toby Keith
Redemption Song – Bob Marley
Release – Pearl Jam
Rhythm Of Love – Plain White T’s
Right Down The Line – Gerry Rafferty
Ring of Fire – Johnny Cash
Ripple – Grateful Dead
Riptide – Vance Joy
Rise – Eddie Vedder
Rocket Man – Elton John
Rockin’ In The Free World – Neil Young
Rocky Mountain High – John Denver
Rocky Raccoon – The Beatles
Rodeo Clowns – Jack Johnson
Roll with the Changes – REO Speedwagon
Romeo & Juliet – Dire Straits
Rose of My Heart – Johnny Cash
Royals – Lorde
Runaround Sue – Dion
Running Down A Dream – Tom Petty
Safety Dance – Men Without Hats
Sail Away – David Gray
Sangria – Blake Shelton
Sarah – Ray LaMontagne
Save Tonight – Eagle Eye Cherry
Say Hello Wave Goodbye – David Gray
Say It Ain’t So- Weezer
The Scientist – Coldplay
Sex On Fire – Kings of Leon
Shattered – OAR
The Ship Song – Nick Cave
Sister Christian – Knight Ranger
Sister Golden Hair – America
Sitting – Cat Stevens
Sitting, Waiting, Wishing – Jack Johnson
Skinny Love – Bon Iver
Sleeping By Myself – Eddie Vedder
Slip Sliding Away – Paul Simon
Small Town – John Cougar Mellencamp
Society – Eddie Vedder
Solitary Man – Neil Diamond
Somebody’s Baby – Jackson Browne
Something Beautiful – Needtobreathe
Somewhere Over The Rainbow – Israel Kamakawiwo Ole’
Son’s Gonna Rise – Citizen Cope
The Song That Jane Likes – Dave Matthews Band
Soon Forget – Pearl Jam
Soul to Squeeze – Red Hot Chili Peppers
Sounds OF Silence – Simon & Garfunkel
Southern Cross – Crosby, Stills & Nash
Southern Man – Neil Young
Spoon – Dave Matthews Band
Squeeze Box – The Who
Stand By Me – Ben E. King
State Of Love and Trust – Pearl Jam
Steal My Kisses – Ben Harper
Stir It Up – Bob Marley
Streets of London – Ralph McTell
Stubborn Love – The Lumineers
Stuck In A Moment – U2
Stuck On You – Lionel Richie
Such A Simple Thing – Ray LaMontagne
Sugar Mountain – Neil young
Summer of ’69 – Bryan Adams
Sunday Morning Coming Down – Johnny Cash / Kris Kristopherson
Sundown – Gordon Lightfoot
Sunshine – Matt Costa
Sunshine (Go Away Today) – Jonathan Edwards
Sweet Baby James – James Taylor
Sweet Caroline – Neil Diamond
Sweet Pea – Amos Lee
Swing Life Away – Rise Against
Tainted Love – Soft Cell
Take On Me – A-ha
Take it Easy – The Eagles
Take It On The Run – REO Speedwagon
Take Me Home, Country Roads – John Denver
Talkin’ bout a Revolution – Tracy Chapman
Tangled Up In Blue – Bob Dylan
Teach Your Children – Crosby, Stills & Nash
Tequila Sunrise – The Eagles
Thinking Out Loud – Ed Sheeran
This Is Why We Fight – The Decemberist
This Land Is Your Land – Woody Guthrie
This Time of Year – Better Than Ezra
This Years Love – David Gray
Thoroughfare Gap – Steven Stills
Three Little Birds – Bob Marley
Thunder Road – Bruce Springsteen
Time After Time – Cyndi Lauper
The Times They Are A Changin – Bob Dylan
Times Like These – Foo Fighters
Timeless Melody – The La’s
Tin Man – America
Tiny Dancer – Elton John
To Love Somebody – The Bee Gees
To Make You Feel My Love – Bob Dylan
To The Sea – Ray LaMontagne
Toes – Zac Brown Band
Touch of Grey – Grateful Dead
Trouble – Cat Stevens
Trouble – Ray LaMontagne
Tuesday’s Gone – Lynyrd Skynyrd
Turn The Page – Bob Seger
Typical Situation – Dave Matthews Band
Two Steps Behind – Def Leppard
Under The Milky Way – The Church
Undone – Pearl Jam
Unknown Legend – Neil Young
Unthought Known – Pearl Jam
Upside Down – Jack Johnson
Use Somebody – Kings Of Leon
Used To Love Her – Guns & Roses
Viva La Vida – Coldplay
Volcano – Damien Rice
Wagon Wheel – Old Crow Medicine
Waiting In Vain – Bob Marley
Walk on the Ocean – Toad The Wet Sprocket
Walls – Tom Petty
Want You Back – Jackson 5
The Way It Is – Bruce Hornsby
We are Going to be Friends – White Stripes
We Just Disagree – Dave Mason
The Wedding Song (There Is Love)
The Weight – The Band
What A Wonderful World – Louis Armstrong
When You Were Young – The Killers
Where Do aThe Children Play – Cat Stevens
While My Guitar Gently Weeps – The Beatles
Who’ll Stop The Rain – CCR
Wild Horses – The Rolling Stones
Wild World – Cat Stevens
Wish You Were Here – Pink Floyd
Within You – Ray LaMontagne
WMA – Pearl Jam
Wonderful World – Sam Cooke
Wonderwall – Oasis
Won’t Back Down – Tom Petty
The World I Know – Collective Soul
Wreck of The Edmund Fitzgerald – Gordon Lightfoot
Yer So Bad – Tom Petty
You & Me – Lifehouse
You & Tequila – Kenny Chesney
You Ain’t Going Nowhere – Bob Dylan
You Are – Lionel Richie
You Are The Everything – REM
You Can’t Always Get What You Want – Rolling Stones
You Wanted More – Tonic
You Wreck Me – Tom Petty
You’ll Think Of Me – Keith Urban
Your Love – The Outfield

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