Mike Cox posted on July 09, 2016 13:27
Canned Heat is an American rock band formed in Los Angeles in 1965. The group has been noted for its interpretations of blues material and for its eff...
Mike Cox posted on July 09, 2016 11:45
The song sheet is in the same key as the video! We'll play the abridged version at the Champions' ballgames and BUG Jams!
Sue Rogers posted on July 08, 2016 13:13
YOU CAN PLAY ALONG WITH BUG IN THE FIRST VIDEO!
Ingrid Ellen Michaelson (born December 8, 1979) is an American singer and songwriter. Her first alb...
rajiv posted on July 08, 2016 00:02
RAJIV would like to lead this song similar to the first video. What he may decide to do is to have part of the group just do [Z] chords all the way th...
Mike Cox posted on July 03, 2016 14:53
I sang this at BUG open-mic a few months ago. It is a lovely song and easy enough to play.
David Kenneth Ritz "Dave" Van Ronk (June...
From Tom Russell's 2011 album, Mesabi. Here is a great tribute song to "Ukulele Ike" Cliff Edwards. Clifton Avon Edwards (June...
Mike Cox posted on July 03, 2016 14:25
~~~ChordPro Version UPDATED July 16 2016 CEL~~~
"Shady Grove" is a traditional Appalachian folk song, common in the repertoire of bluegrass and old-time musicians of the Cumberlands.Sung b...
"Deportee (Plane Wreck at Los Gatos)" is a protest song with lyrics by Woody Guthrie detailing the January 28, 1948 crash of a plane near Lo...
Chris Hill posted on July 03, 2016 10:49
The Bearded Bruce in his woodland habitat. Capo 1 or tune up one semitone to play in same key as video.
"Hungry Heart" is a song written ...
Chris Hill posted on July 03, 2016 10:47
Delightful! Tune down one semitone to play along with video. On the last G of each verse, you can try some sort of rhythm like:
[C7] Ain't that...
Chris Hill posted on July 03, 2016 10:42
Great Bowie tune further popularized by Nirvana on their Unplugged album. Fantastic to play with the riffs or just the chords, I will demo the riffs b...
Chris Hill posted on July 03, 2016 10:37
Charles turned me on to DVR, incredible singer. Second video is a tutorial with onscreen chords which is how we'll play the song.
Sue Rogers posted on July 02, 2016 15:38
Not really a group song, but I know a lot of people love it so I thought I'd do up a version for you to enjoy!
"7 Years" is a ...
Sue Rogers posted on June 30, 2016 17:16
You can play along with the video with your capo on the 2nd fret.
First played at BUG by mom and daughter, Rachael (age 8) and Lindsay.
Mark Rogers posted on June 25, 2016 15:58
You can play along with the first video using the (A) version. For BUG Jam July 2016 we'll use the G version.
"What's Up?" is a s...
Sharon Baird posted on June 01, 2016 13:39
Capo 1 to play along with the video
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Sue Rogers posted on December 27, 2015 15:31
You can play along with the video in GCEA tuning!
I simplified for BUG, but there are other chord choices you can make for this song for example:
Sue Rogers posted on July 08, 2015 10:00
You can play along with the video! Try out your falsetto! This is a definite two parter in spots and lots of opportunity for harmonies.
Sue Rogers posted on July 03, 2015 18:20
The origins of this song are unclear. It apparently evolved in the early 1900s from a number of similarly titled gospel songs, including "When th...
Sue Rogers posted on May 01, 2015 14:27
"Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy" was a major hit for The Andrews Sisters and an iconic World War II tune. It can be considered an early jump blues ...
Sue Rogers posted on April 18, 2015 01:04
My Honolulu Hula Girl - Music and words: "Sonny" Cunha, 1909
Source: Louise McKee, Sonny Cunha's Music Book, Copyright 1909...
Sue Rogers posted on November 09, 2014 22:45
"If I Had a Hammer" was written by Pete Seeger and Lee Hays in 1949, and was first recorded by their band the Weavers. The Weavers were one ...
Sue Rogers posted on October 27, 2014 18:22
Malvina Reynolds, who died in 1978, was a social activist and writer of protest songs. She wrote this song as a political statement about the uniformi...
Sue Rogers posted on February 04, 2014 21:07
Barry Polisar 2008 - from the movie "JUNO". The recording is in the key of G.
*****REVISED/REFORMATTED April 21, 2019 - SR****
Mike Cox posted on January 27, 2014 18:48
I just saw Michael Franti and Spearhead play this song live. It was an experience to say the least. The crowd sang most of it before he ev...
Sharon Baird posted on July 12, 2012 22:08
"Summertime" is an aria composed in 1934 by George Gershwin for the 1935 opera Porgy and Bess. The lyrics are by DuBose Heyward, the author ...
Sue Rogers posted on February 09, 2012 20:32
Check out the Newbeats' video - you can play along with them! For BUG purposes, I've altered the song for guys and girls to alternate through ...
Sue Rogers posted on February 07, 2012 20:04
You can play along with Elvis Presley in GCEA tuning!
We'll try a nice little blues riff on the [C] and the [F]. Shuffle strum.
Sue Rogers posted on January 27, 2012 19:39
You can play in the same key as Stevie Ray Vaughan if you capo the 2nd fret.
And if anyone wants to figure out a riff and play it at jam time...let...
Gordon Thomas posted on April 29, 2011 16:13
TO PLAY ALONG WITH THE FIRST VIDEO, PUT YOUR CAPO ON THE 2ND FRET
Pete Seeger was quoted as saying “I had been reading a long n...