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300 Rock Wedding Songs To Get The Party Started

Last Updated: 10th July 2023

If you and your partner are in search of rock wedding songs to play on your big day, then you’ve come to the right place! We’ve scoured the internet and compiled a huge list of over 300 wedding rock songs that can be played throughout your special day.

Maybe you’re in search of a romantic rock wedding song for your first dance, or to play while you’re walking down the aisle. Rock songs come in all shapes and sizes and there’s nothing better than a heartfelt rock ballad to really get the tears flowing during the more romantic parts of your special day.

If you’re looking for head-bangers to get your guests totally pumped on the dance floor, there are plenty of hard rock wedding songs. You’ll definitely want to add to them your reception playlist!

We’ve also included classic rock, pop-punk and indie to help you curate an eclectic and energetic setlist that all your friends and family will enjoy. So what are you waiting for? Scroll through, choose your favourites and make sure your wedding songs rock!

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(Don’t Fear) The Reaper – Blue Oyster Cult

(I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction – The Rolling Stones

(I Just) Died in Your Arms – Cutting Crew

(You Gotta) Fight For Your Right (To Party) – Beastie Boys

2-4-6-8 Motorway – Tom Robinson Band

A-Punk – Vampire Weekend

Ace Of Spades – Motorhead

Addicted to Love – Robert Palmer

Africa – Toto

Ain’t No Rest For The Wicked – Cage The Elephant

All Along The Watchtower – Jimi Hendrix

All I Want Is You – U2

All My Life – Foo Fighters

All Right Now – Free Band

All Star – Smash Mouth

All Summer Long – Kid Rock

All The Small Things – Blink 182

All These Thing That I’ve Done – The Killers

Alright – Supergrass

Always – Bon Jovi

American Girl – Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers

American Pie – Don McClean

American Woman – The Guess Who

Another One Bites the Dust – Queen

Any Way You Want It – Journey

Are You Gonna Be My Girl – Jet

Are You Gonna Go My Way – Lenny Kravitz

Baba O’Riley – The Who

Back In Black – AC/DC

Bad Case of Loving You – Robert Palmer

Banquet – Bloc Party

Barracuda – Heart

Basket Case – Green Day

Beautiful Day – U2

Before I Fall To Pieces – Razorlight

Best Of You – Foo Fighters

Beverly Hills – Weezer

Black Betty – Ram Jam

Bleed American – Jimmy Eat World

Bless This Acid House – Kasabian

Blue Monday – New Order

Bodies – Drowning Pool

Bohemian Rhapsody – Queen

Born in the USA – Bruce Springsteen

Born To Be Wild – Steppenwolf

Boys Don’t Cry – The Cure

Bubbles – Biffy Clyro

Buck Rogers – Feeder

Buddy Holly – Weezer

Butterfly – Crazy Town

C’mon Everybody – The Sex Pistols

Call Me – Blondie

Can’t Stand Me Now – The Libertines

Can’t Stop – Red Hot Chili Peppers

Carry On Wayward Son – Kansas

Chelsea Dagger – The Fratellis

Cherry Pie – Warrant

Chop Suey! – System Of A Down

Cigarettes & Alcohol – Oasis

Club Foot – Kasabian

Crazy Little Thing Called Love – Queen

Crazy Train – Ozzy Osbourne

Cum On Feel The Noize – Slade

Dance, Dance – Fall Out Boy

Dancing In The Dark – Bruce Springsteen

Danger Zone – Kenny Loggins

Dare – Gorillaz

Dirty Harry – Gorillaz

Disco 2000 – Pulp

Don’t Look Back In Anger – Oasis

Don’t Stop Believin’ – Journey

Don’t Fight It – Kenny Loggins and Steve Perry

Dude (Looks Like A Lady) – Aerosmith

End of the Line – Traveling Wilburys

Enter Sandman – Metallica

Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic – The Police

Eye Of The Tiger – Survivor

Faithfully – Journey

Fat Bottomed Girls – Queen

Fat Lip – Sum 41

Fell In Love With A Girl – The White Stripes

Fluorescent Adolescent – Arctic Monkeys

Fly Away – Lenny Kravitz

Fortunate Son – Creedence Clearwater Revival

Free Bird – Lynyrd Skynyrd

Free Fallin’ – Tom Petty

Gimme All Your Lovin’ – ZZ Top

Girl All The Bad Guys Want – Bowling For Soup

Girl From Mars – Ash

Girlfriend – Avril Lavigne

Girls & Boys – Blur

Girls & Boys – Good Charlotte

Give It Away – Red Hot Chili Peppers

Golden Touch – Razorlight

Good Lovin’ – The Rascals

Hard Times – Paramore

Hard to Handle – The Black Crowes

Hash Pipe – Weezer

Hate To Say I Told You So – The Hives

Heads Will Roll – Yeah Yeah Yeahs

Heart Of Glass – Blondie

Heaven – Bryan Adams

Hella Good – No Doubt

Here I Go Again – Whitesnake

High Hopes – Panic! At The Disco

Higher Ground – Red Hot Chili Peppers

Highway To Hell – AC/DC

Hit Me With Your Best Shot – Pat Benatar

Hold on Loosely – 38 Special

Holiday – Green Day

Honky Tonk Woman – Rolling Stones

Hot Blooded – Foreigner

How You Remind Me – Nickelback

Howlin’ For You – The Black Keys

I Bet That You Look Good On The Dancefloor – Arctic Monkeys

I Don’t Want To Miss A Thing – Aerosmith

Got My Mind Set on You – George Harrison

I Love Rock ‘n’ Roll – Joan Jett

I Predict A Riot – Kaiser Chiefs

I Saw Her Standing There – The Beatles

I Wanna Be Sedated – Ramones

I Wanna Rock – Twisted Sister

I Want to Break Free – Queen

I Want to Hold Your Hand – The Beatles

I Want You To Want Me – Cheap Trick

I Was Made For Lovin’ You – Kiss

I Write Sins Not Tragedies – Panic! At The Disco

I’m Not Gonna Teach Your Boyfriend How to Dance with You – Black Kids

Ill Ray (The King) – Kasabian

Immigrant Song – Led Zeppelin

In The End – Linkin’ Park

In Too Deep – Sum 41

Iris – Goo Goo Dolls

Iron Man – Black Sabbath

Is This Love – Whitesnake

It’s My Life – Bon Jovi

Jerk It Out – Caesars

Jessie’s Girl – Rick Springfield

Johnny B Goode – Chuck Berry

Joker And The Thief – Wolfmother

Juke Box Hero – Foreigner

Jump – Van Halen

Just A Girl – No Doubt

Just What I Needed – The Cars

Keep On Loving You – REO Speedwagon

Keep Your Hands to Yourself – Georgia Satellites

Killing In The Name – Rage Against The Machine

Last Nite – The Strokes

Last Resort – Papa Roach

Layla – Derek and the Dominoes

Learn To Fly – Foo Fighters

Let’s Dance – David Bowie

Let’s Dance To Joy Division – The Wombats

Life Is A Highway – Rascal Flats

Lifestyles Of The Rich And Famous – Good Charlotte

Listen to the Music – The Doobie Brothers

Livin’ On A Prayer – Bon Jovi

Loaded – Primal Scream

Lonely Boy – The Black Keys

Long Train Runnin’ – The Doobie Brothers

Love Shack – The B-52s

Love Walks In – Van Halen

Love Will Keep Us Alive – Eagles

Lucky You – The Lightning Seeds

Magic Carpet Ride – Steppenwolf

Misery Business – Paramore

Mississippi Queen – Mountain

Modern Love – David Bowie

Monkey Wrench – Foo Fighters

Mony Mony – Billy Idol

More Than A Feeling – Boston

Movin’ On Up – Primal Scream

Mr. Brightside – The Killers

Mutt – Blink 182

My Generation – The Who

My Sharona – The Knack

Naïve – The Kooks

No Matter What – Papa Roach

No Sleep Till Brooklyn – Beastie Boys

No Tomorrow – Orson

Nothin’ But A Good Time – Poison

Nothing Else Matters – Metallica

Nothing’s Gonna Stop Us Now – Starship

Not Nineteen Forever – The Courteeners

November Rain – Guns N’ Roses

Ocean Avenue – Yellowcard

Old Time Rock and Roll – Bob Seger

One Way Or Another – Blondie

Our Velocity – Maximo Park

Panama – Van Halen

Paradise by the Dashboard Light – Meatloaf

Paradise City – Guns N’Roses

Play That Funky Music – Wild Cherry

Plug In Baby – Muse

Poison – Alice Cooper

Pour Some Sugar on Me – Def Leppard

Pretty Fly (For A White Guy) – The Offspring

Proud Mary – Creedence Clearwater Revival

Pumped Up Kicks – Foster The People

Ramblin’ Man – Allman Brothers Band

Rebel Yell – Billy Idol

Rebellion – Arcade Fire

Reptilia – The Strokes

Rock and Roll – Led Zeppelin

Rock And Roll All Nite – Kiss

Rock and Roll Girls – John Fogerty

Rock The Casbah – The Clash

Rock This Town – Stray Cats

Rock You Like A Hurricane – Scorpions

Rockin All Over The World – Status Quo

Rocks – Primal Scream

Rockstar – Nickelback

Rollin’ – Limp Bizkit

Roxanne – The Police

Ruby – Kaiser Chiefs

Runaway – Bon Jovi

Runnin’ With The Devil – Van Halen

Sad But True – Metallica

Semi-Charmed Life – Third Eye Blind

Seven Nation Army – The White Stripes

Sex on Fire – King Of Leon

Sharp Dressed Man – ZZ Top

She Drives Me Crazy – Fine Young Cannibals

She Moves In Her Own Way – The Kooks

Should I Stay Or Should I Go – The Clash

Shut Up And Dance – Walk the Moon

Since You’ve Been Gone – Rainbow

Sk8er Boi – Avril Lavigne

Slow Ride – Foghat

Smells Like Teen Spirit – Nirvana

Smoke On The Water – Deep Purple

Smooth – Santana ft. Rob Thomas

Smooth Criminal – Alien Ant Farm

Some Kind Of Wonderful – Grand Funk Railroad

Song 2 – Blur

Stacy’s Mom – Fountains Of Wayne

Start Me Up – The Rolling Stones

Steady As She Goes – The Raconteurs

Step On – Happy Mondays

Sugar, We’re Goin Down – Fall Out Boy

Sultans of Swing – Dire Straights

Summer of ’69 – Bryan Adams

Super Freak – Rick James

Supermassive Black Hole – Muse

Sweet Child O’ Mine – Guns And Roses

Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) – Eurythmics

Sweet Emotion – Aerosmith

Sweet Home Alabama – Lynard Skynard

Sweetness – Jimmy Eat World

Sympathy For The Devil – The Rolling Stones

T.N.T. – AC/DC

Take It Easy – Eagles

Take Me Out – Franz Ferdinand

Taking Care Of Business – Bachman Turner Overdrive

Teenagers – My Chemical Romance

Thank You – Led Zeppelin

The Adventures of Rain Dance Maggie – Red Hot Chili Peppers

The Anthem – Good Charlotte

The Boys Are Back In Town – Thin Lizzy

The Final Countdown – Europe

The Look – Roxette

The Middle – Jimmy Eat World

The Only One I Know – The Charlatans

The Passenger – Iggy Pop

The Rock Show – Blink 182

The Safety Dance – Men Without Hats

This Ain’t A Scene, It’s An Arms Race – Fall Out Boy

This Charming Man – The Smiths

Thnks fr th Mmrs – Fall Out Boy

Thunderstruck – AC/DC

Time To Pretend – MGMT

Town Called Malice – The Jam

Tubthumping – Chumbawamba

Tush – ZZ Top

Twist & Shout – The Beatles

Two Princes – Spin Doctors

Under Pressure – Queen

Underdog – Kasabian

Uprising – Muse

Walk of Life – Dire Straits

Walk This Way – Run DMC feat. Aerosmith

Wanted Dead Or Alive – Bon Jovi

We Built this City – Starship

We Will Rock You – Queen

We’re Not Gonna Take It – Twisted Sister

Welcome To Paradise – Greenday

Welcome To The Black Parade – My Chemical Romance

Welcome To The Jungle – Guns N’ Roses

What I Like About You – The Romantics

What’s My Age Again? – Blink 182

When You Love A Woman – Journey

When You Were Young – The Killers

White Wedding – Billy Idol

Who Are You – The Who

Whole Lotta Love – Led Zeppelin

Wonderwall – Oasis

You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet – Bachman Turner Overdrive

You Give Love A Bad Name – Bon Jovi

You Really Got Me – The Kinks

You Shook Me All Night Long – AC/DC

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