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Entries for July 2012

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It's Springtime! Everything old is new again! Let's dig into the songs on our SONGS page and choose some that we'd like to try again. We have a lots ...

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Bring your spoons - it's time for a ceilidh!   When: Wed March 19 2014 Time: 5:30 for dinner, desserts, drinks, camaraderie; group jam starts ...

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L.O.V.E. – Love is in the Air whether it’s Love Stinks, Love of My Life, Love Hurts or Love the One You’re With! This month it&rsquo...

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HAPPY NEW YEAR everyone! For the first jam of this new year, we're going to jump into the BUG event binders to warm up for the "In From the Cold Even...

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Come join us for a great evening of holiday songs! Yule enjoy yourselves! And don't forget to fill out your name on a ballot when you come in for the ...

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Some of the folks were hankering after another country, bluegrass, old-timey BUG jam! So break out the suspenders, boots, hats, and hankies and join u...

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We're going to have a spirited time wukeing it up at the BUG jam this Wednesday! For the first half we'll choose from our ghostly songs that have b...

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Hello BUGs and soon to be BUGs.  Mark and Sue Rogers are still on vacation and an executive decision had to be made.  This month for BUG wil...

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I have neglected my duties in the past couple months, here is a YouTube playlist for the September 2013 BUG Jam.  Take it all in, there is even a...

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Hey All, With Sue and Mark away on their exciting trip to Newfoundland, I've accepted the privilege of preparing and hosting the August BUG Jam. &nbs...

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Welcome to BUG's Slow Jam.  "Slow down, you move too fast...", the first lyric of Paul Simon's '59th Street Bridge Song'  also expresses a f...

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YES! It's that time of year again! Our annual BEATLES jam!  Though most of the songs are posted in my name, that's only because I had originally...

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  Where:  Clocktower Brew Pub, lower level, 575 Bank Street, Ottawa When:  7 to 10 p.m. But come early and join us downstairs for a ...

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YES! It's true! Due to the raging success and feedback from our last jam - we'll be doing ANYTHING GOES - Part 2! This is a chance for you to po...

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This is a chance for you all to post a song that you'd love to try with the group! It can be a song from the Songs page, or from one of the Songbooks,...

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It's the night of the vernal equinox and we're feeling very Celtic! When: Wed March 20 2013 Time: 5:30 for dinner, desserts, drinks, camaraderie; gr...

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Weren't able to join fellow BUGs on the 2013 Manitoba Hal Ukulele Cruise? Don't despair! We're bringing the songs we took on the cruise to this jam! T...

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Where: Clocktower Brew Pub , 575 Bank Street, lower level Time: Food, drinks, revelry starts anytime after 5:30; jam session runs from 7 - 10 We'r...

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Come join in the festivities at the BUG jolly holiday jam! When: Wednesday, December 19th, 2012 Where: Clocktower Brew Pub , 575 Bank Street, lowe...

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Sue mentioned that she does not really play Bob Dylan and Neil Young a whole lot, so it is up to the instigators of this theme to step and post. If th...

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The theme for the evening is "Seasons, changes, Halloween, etc"...anything that this time of year evokes for you...and you can start posting your song...

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Join us for an evening of BEATLES' classics! Check out the list below and let me know what songs you'd like to lead - I only posted the majority of th...

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PDF file booklet of all BUG Jam songs for April 2014 Spring Fling... songs, 28 of them, have been converted/updated to ChordPro format! Please n...

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Always liked this tune. RIP George and Roy.
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I performed this song at BUG a long time ago, when we first moved to Clocktower. The song was new and my allergies were so bad I could hardly sing so ...

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"The Window Cleaner" (also known as "When I'm Cleaning Windows") is a comedy song performed by Lancastrian comic, actor and ukulele player George Formby. It first appeared in the 1936 film...
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Lyrics and music by David Mayerovitch (SOCAN) © David Mayerovitch 2014.
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Country Gardens is an English folk tune collected by Cecil Sharp and arranged for piano in 1918 by Percy Grainger. In 2008, Country Gardens was added to the ...
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"J'attendrai" (French for "I Will Wait") is a French popular song recorded by Rina Ketty in 1938. It is a translation of the Italian song "Tornerai" (Italian...
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"Don't Think Twice, It's All Right" is a song written by Bob Dylan in 1962, and released on the 1963 album The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan. (Wikipedia)
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"Honeysuckle Rose" is a 1929 song composed by Fats Waller and lyrics were written by Andy Razaf. Waller's 1934 recording was inducted in the Grammy Hall of F...
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Thanks Daphne for suggesting this one and preparing it. Cheers. Joel
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Here is a fun frenglish song from the 90s.  You can play right along with the youtube video in this key. Cheers. Joel
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This is a song that was really popular back in the '90s but still seems to hang around... kind of like Barenaked Ladies songs.   (Same era really...

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"From Clare to Here" is a ballad about Irish emigration written by Ralph McTell. It has also been recorded by The Furey Brothers & Davey Arthur on the 1977 a...
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"Down Under" (also known as "Land Down Under") is a Platinum-certified single recorded by Australian new wave rock group Men at Work. In 1980, it was origina...
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"Dirty Old Town" is a song written by Ewan MacColl in 1949 that was made popular by The Dubliners and has been recorded by many others since. The song was wr...
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"The Dark End of the Street" is a 1967 soul song written by songwriters Dan Penn and Chips Moman and first recorded by James Carr. History and original recor...
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"Hava Nagila" (הבה נגילה Havah Nagilah, "Let us rejoice") is a Jewish traditional folk song in Hebrew, that has become a staple of band performers at Jewish ...
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CHORUS: [G] Doon in the wee room [C] underneath the [G] stair [C] Everybody's [G] happy and everybody's [D] there We're [G] playin’ ukulele, ...

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Words and music by Leon Rosselson, 1973 Oh [Am] don't get married, girls, you'll [D] sign away your [Am] life, You may [C] start off as a [G] woman,...

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Here's a link to Collections Canada about this mining disaster: http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/sos/002028-2100-e.html  In the [Am] town of ...

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Where: Clocktower Brew Pub, lower level, 575 Bank Street, Ottawa

When: 3rd Wednesday of every month from 7 to 10 p.m. (come early, anytime after 5:30 for dinner/snacks/camaraderie)

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