Sue Rogers posted on August 01, 2018 16:34
A cute children's camp song!
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Sue Rogers posted on June 03, 2018 09:04
YOU CAN PLAY ALONG WITH THE VIDEO IN GCEA TUNING!
The Dead South is a Canadian folk-bluegrass musical ensemble based in Regina, Saskatchewan. They&...
Claude Lacelle posted on April 05, 2018 09:16
YOU CAN PLAY ALONG WITH THE 1ST VIDEO (JOHNNY CASH) IN GCEA TUNING!
"The Wayfaring Stranger" (also known as "Poor Wayfaring Strange...
Sue Rogers posted on October 26, 2017 07:16
Easy song sheet submitted by Ellen Dickson. Thanks Ellen!
TO PLAY ALONG WITH THE VIDEO IN GCEA TUNING, put your capo on the 5th fret. BOTH SONG SHE...
Chris Hill posted on October 25, 2017 18:33
The songsheet is in the same key but has been abridged for BUG.
Thomas Alan Waits (born December 7, 1949) is an American singer-songwriter, compose...
Sue Rogers posted on October 19, 2017 21:24
To play along in the same key as the first video in GCEA, put your capo on the 2nd fret (and note that an extra verse is added). The 2nd vid...
Herb McLeod posted on October 09, 2017 20:32
Heywood Banks (real name Stuart Mitchell) is an American comedian, and writer and performer of humorous songs.
His songs include "Toast",...
Sue Rogers posted on September 09, 2017 20:11
The [Em] songsheet is in the same key as the original recording (abridged for BUG) - but on BUG Jam night we'll likely do it in [Dm]
Sue Rogers posted on July 03, 2017 06:48
YOU CAN PLAY ALONG WITH THE VIDEO!
Eleanor Rigby" is a song by The Beatles, released on the 1966 album Revolver and as a 45 rpm single. T...
Sue Rogers posted on June 29, 2017 14:50
YOU CAN PLAY ALONG IN THE SAME KEY IN GCEA TUNING IF YOU PUT YOUR CAPO ON THE 1ST FRET!
The Rocky Horror Show is a musical with music, lyrics and b...
Sue Rogers posted on June 11, 2017 06:53
Not written by Canadians - but how can you resist a song about the Great Lakes!! I've kept it truish to the original song but if you get a chance,...
Chris Hill posted on April 22, 2017 17:58
Great trad tune, you can play along with the first video (excluding the 4th verse - we've included it because it's in the Coen Brother's m...
Claude Lacelle posted on April 15, 2017 10:08
YOU CAN PLAY ALONG WITH THE VIDEO!
"Dead Skunk" is a 1972 novelty song by Loudon Wainwright III.
The song is musically ...
Mark Rogers posted on March 01, 2017 07:55
YOU CAN PLAY ALONG WITH THE VIDEO!
Scott Helman (born October 1, 1995) is a Canadian singer-songwriter from Toronto. He released his debut EP, Augu...
Sue Rogers posted on November 01, 2016 20:21
Abridged version for BUG - does not include all the verses from the different versions but it's a good start. Have fun!
"He Played His Uku...
Sue Rogers posted on October 09, 2016 18:33
You can play along with the videos! The 2nd video is Grace Vanderwaal, the 12 year old girl who won America's Got Talent.
"Ex's & ...
Sue Rogers posted on October 09, 2016 16:37
Submitted by Richard Davis.
"Witchy Woman" is a song written by Don Henley and Bernie Leadon, and recorded by the American rock band Eagl...
Herb McLeod posted on October 09, 2016 09:49
"Li'l Red Riding Hood" is a 1966 song performed by Sam the Sham and the Pharaohs. It was the group's second top-10 hit, reaching No....
Richard posted on September 10, 2016 00:15
The songsheet is based on Bruce Springsteen's version and is in the same key as the first video but abridged for BUG!
Traditional Song circa la...
Sue Rogers posted on September 09, 2016 12:50
You know we'll have fun with this one!
The Addams Family is an American television series based on the characters in Charles Addams' New Yo...
Mark Rogers posted on September 06, 2016 09:38
YOU CAN PLAY ALONG WITH THE VIDEO IN GCEA TUNING IF YOU PUT YOUR CAPO ON THE 3RD FRET! Dig it?
FROM CORB LUND'S WEBSITE: https://www....
From Tom Russell's 2011 album, Mesabi. Here is a great tribute song to "Ukulele Ike" Cliff Edwards. Clifton Avon Edwards (June...
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 April 02, 2016 15:50
YOU CAN PLAY ALONG WITH THE FIRST VIDEO USING THE (F) SONGSHEET! We'll likely do it use the (D) songsheet at BUG.
In the United Kingdom, ...
Sue Rogers posted on April 01, 2016 10:22
Music by Percy Wenrich, Lyrics by Jack Mahoney. Publication date: 1914
Although she did not record it, this song was a hit in live performance for ...
Mark Rogers posted on February 28, 2016 22:30
Hanging Tree" is a song performed by composer James Newton Howard featuring vocals from American actress Jennifer Lawrence for the 2014 film The ...
Sue Rogers posted on February 17, 2016 13:06
Fiddler's Green is a legendary supposed afterlife, where there is perpetual mirth, a fiddle that never stops playing, and dancers who never tire. ...
Mark Rogers posted on December 31, 2015 12:25
The video is in the same key but I've changed the opening and taken out the long instrumental as well as some extra choruses to make it easier for...
Sue Rogers posted on November 06, 2015 01:23
Thanks to Richard Davis for submitting this song! We'll be doing the Fiona Apple-Watkins Family version as shown in the first video. The first 2 v...
Gordon Thomas posted on October 28, 2015 19:15
TO PLAY ALONG WITH THE VIDEO, PUT YOUR CAPO ON THE 3RD FRET
Delia Green (c. 1886 – December 25, 1900) was a 14-year-old African-Americ...
Claude Lacelle posted on October 10, 2015 14:14
Fun halloween song by Bryant Oden, only three chords, nice little ditty ...
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Mike Cox posted on October 07, 2015 17:25
With spooky lyrics, why not add it to Halloween?
This Tom Waites 2004 song seems to have been based on the 2003 NY Times account of a slave jail in...
Mike Cox posted on October 07, 2015 17:18
Mike C - I sang this song at the half a couple years ago for Halloween. This is going to be very much my own intrepretation and with help from Chris, ...
Gordon Thomas posted on June 23, 2015 21:59
"Do You Believe In Magic" is a song written by John Sebastian. It was first recorded and released by his group, The Lovin' Spoonful in 1...
Sue Rogers posted on April 02, 2015 23:06
YOU CAN PLAY ALONG WITH THE VIDEO in GCEA tuning!
Courtesy of The Swinging Belles from Newfoundland http://www.theswingingbelles.ca/ Yo...
Katrina Geary posted on March 01, 2015 21:57
You can play along in the same key as the video in GCEA tuning using the C version. As always, you can leave out instrumentals if you'd like. We...
Sue Rogers posted on January 12, 2015 13:08
Written in 1961 by Tom Paxton an American folk singer and singer-songwriter who has had a music career spanning more than fifty years. In 2009, Paxton...
Charles de Lint posted on January 09, 2015 01:11
YOU CAN PLAY ALONG WITH THE VIDEO USING THE Am SONGSHEET!
"Love Potion No. 9" is a song written in 1959 by Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller....
Charles de Lint posted on January 08, 2015 23:50
YOU CAN PLAY ALONG WITH THE 1ST VIDEO!
There isn’t much history for a deep dive on this one. It’s a 20th century original. &...
Mark Rogers posted on January 04, 2015 11:56
Circle is a Harry Chapin song released on the Sniper and Other Love Songs album in 1972. It became the song that he typically finished his concerts wi...
Sue Rogers posted on October 27, 2014 20:56
Check out Robert's video from the open mic in Sept 2014!
"Memories Are Made of This" is a popular song written by Terry Gilkyson, Ric...
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...
Mike Cox posted on October 25, 2014 18:47
We will sing this in the Key of D, and keep instrumental parts short and consistent after each chorus.
"Please Don't Bury Me" was a r...
Sue Rogers posted on September 09, 2014 22:26
"The Cat Came Back" is a comic song written by Harry S. Miller in 1893. It has since entered the folk tradition and been recorded under vari...
Chris Hill posted on July 09, 2014 22:05
"Jesse James" is a 19th century American folk song about the outlaw of the same name, first recorded by Bentley Ball in 1919 and subsequentl...
Sue Rogers posted on July 06, 2014 23:16
Risseldy, Rosseldy, also known as Nickety Nackety or I Married My Wife in the Month of June, is a great American nonsense song with a real tongue-twis...
Sue Rogers posted on July 04, 2014 13:39
"Tom Dooley" is an old North Carolina folk song based on the 1866 murder of a woman named Laura Foster in Wilkes County, North Carolina, all...
Sue Rogers posted on June 11, 2014 22:48
An award-winning and soulful song, "Opeongo Line" was written by BUG member Chris Taylor's sister, Karen Taylor. Mark and I had the hono...
Kevin O'Kelly posted on June 02, 2014 21:48
The song sheet is in the same key as the video, but it's been abridged for BUG.
This song is from Francey's 2004 Juno nominated album, The...
Sue Rogers posted on March 09, 2014 16:47
Here's a link to Collections Canada about this mining disaster: http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/sos/002028-2100-e.html
This is perhaps...