Sue Rogers posted on November 16, 2011 16:18
Next BUG jam is Wednesday, November 16, 2011! Theme: BUG Songbook
Right now our go-to books are the Wukulele Songbooks....
For those that are looking for this, here is the powerpoint presentation for November's song list.
Sue Rogers posted on November 14, 2011 23:22
Advance players can try [F7] instead of [F]. I've used the Tennessee Ernie Ford lyrics for the group.
"Sixteen Tons" is a song ...
Sue Rogers posted on November 11, 2011 00:25
THE SONGSHEET IS IN THE SAME KEY AS THE VIDEOS!
The first video is by our friend, honorary BUG, and uke player extraordinaire Manitoba Ha...
Sue Rogers posted on November 11, 2011 00:17
Theme Song from "Friends" - WE'LL BE USING THE SHORT VERSION IN C
"I'll Be There for You" is a song recorded by the Ame...
Sue Rogers posted on November 10, 2011 23:23
"Blame It on the Bossa Nova" is a song written by Cynthia Weil (lyrics) and Barry Mann which was a 1963 hit single for Eydie Gormé, reaching...
Sue Rogers posted on November 09, 2011 22:44
"Smile" is a song based on an instrumental theme used in the soundtrack for the 1936 Charlie Chaplin movie Modern Times....
Sue Rogers posted on November 03, 2011 23:48
Judicael shared this song with us! We're going to miss him and Aurelie when they head back to France!
Sue Rogers posted on November 03, 2011 19:59
"Big Rock Candy Mountain", first recorded by Harry McClintock in 1928, is a folk music song about a hobo's idea of paradise. McClintock ...
Sue Rogers posted on November 03, 2011 19:45
"When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" is a lighthearted song in tribute to Ireland. Its lyrics were written by Chauncey Olcott and George Graff, Jr....
Sue Rogers posted on November 02, 2011 18:17
You can play along with the first video!
"Hallelujah" is a song written by Canadian recording artist Leonard Cohen, originally released o...
Carla Beaton posted on November 02, 2011 17:43
We'll be singing the song in G at the BUG jam.
July 2014, new songsheet added by Mike Cox. This is more or less the Leonard Cohen version, it i...
Sue Rogers posted on October 31, 2011 21:32
There are two files for this song - one with the opening and closing tab riffs, and the other is the main songsheet with chords that will be proj...
rajiv kalsi posted on October 31, 2011 21:28
"Song for a Winter's Night" is a song written by Gordon Lightfoot, and first recorded for his 1967 album, The Way I Feel. Lightfoot actu...
Gordon Thomas posted on October 31, 2011 18:14
The Whistling Gypsy, sometimes known simply as The Gypsy Rover, is a well-known ballad composed and copyrighted by Dublin songwriter Leo M...
Sue Rogers posted on October 30, 2011 18:32
Keep On the Sunny Side is a popular American song originally written in 1899 by Ada Blenkhorn (1858–1927) with music by J. Howard Entwisle (1866...
Mike Cox posted on October 03, 2011 20:49
The songsheet is in the same key as the video!
You can throw in a [Csus4] here and there instead of just playing [C].
And if you don&...
Sue Rogers posted on September 05, 2011 22:02
You can play along with the video below!
Music website Classic Rock Review named Harvest Moon, from which this song is taken, its album of the...
rajiv kalsi posted on August 23, 2011 09:38
You can play along in the same key as the video - some instrumentals have been left out for the group!
"Sundown" is a song by Canadian fo...
Sue Rogers posted on August 22, 2011 18:28
For BUG we'll do this version similar to Johnny Cash's version, which is the one many are familiar with. The strum for the song is a fast one ...
Sue Rogers posted on August 22, 2011 15:44
For the BUG Jam, we'll be using the chord version, but if you'd like to work on your harmony bits you can check out the sheet music!
Sue Rogers posted on August 22, 2011 12:45
"The Lion Sleeps Tonight", also known as "Wimoweh", "Wimba Way" or "Awimbawe", is a song written and recorded ...
Sue Rogers posted on August 20, 2011 00:32
'V'là l'bon vent!' Folksong on the theme of the 'trois canards' or three ducks, of which there are some 100 variants. Among th...
Sue Rogers posted on June 07, 2011 23:29
"You Are My Sunshine" is a popular song first recorded in 1939. Jimmie Davis and the Charles Mitchell Orchestra recorded a version in 1939, ...
Sue Rogers posted on June 06, 2011 22:26
"Tonight You Belong to Me" is a popular American song, written in 1926 by lyricist Billy Rose and composer Lee David. The first ever recordi...
Gordon Thomas posted on June 04, 2011 21:17
"Puff, the Magic Dragon" (or "Puff") is a song written by Leonard Lipton and Peter Yarrow, and made popular by Yarrow's group ...
Sue Rogers posted on June 04, 2011 16:21
"This Little Light of Mine" is a gospel song with lyrics by Avis Burgeson Christiansen and a tune written by composer and teacher Harry Dixo...
Sue Rogers posted on June 04, 2011 14:46
"Swinging on a Star" is an American pop standard with music composed by Jimmy Van Heusen and lyrics by Johnny Burke. It was sung by Bing Cro...
Sue Rogers posted on May 02, 2011 17:29
O, I [G] went down south for to see my gal
Singin’ polly wolly doodle all the [D] day
My Sally is a spunky gal
Singin’ polly wolly d...
Mike Cox posted on May 01, 2011 16:25
TO PLAY ALONG WITH THE VIDEO IN GCEA TUNING, PUT YOUR CAPO ON THE 4TH FRET!
Prine's song about an assortment of miserable people who writ...
Sue Rogers posted on April 29, 2011 16:18
“Waltzing Matilda”: Slang for travelling by foot with ones things in a Matilda (bag) slung over ones back.
Fiona posted on April 12, 2011 22:31
This is another of those songs which many people believe to be a traditional Scottish song, but like so many songs popularised during the 1960’s...
Sue Rogers posted on April 12, 2011 17:46
In a neat little town they call Belfast apprenticed to trade I was bound
And many an hour of sweet happiness I spent in that neat little town