Gig news and next session….

Hi all, we are booked to play 30 to 45 mins at the Seething Wells Festival in Surbiton on Sunday March 3rd. The time is to be confirmed but it will be somewhere between 2 and 5.

I’ve chosen a relatively straight forward set for the next session on the 19th Feb, and we will take the final set list for the gig from whatever goes best.

Here it is then……….Amarillo, Bad Moon Rising, Be My Baby, Bring Me Sunshine, Country Roads, Da Doo Ron Ron, Daydream Believer, Dedicated Follower of Fashion, Hey Good Lookin’, It Must Be Love, Make You Feel My Love, Somewhere Only We Know, SOS, Stuck In The Middle With You, These Boots Are Made For Walking, Walk Of Life

 

 

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Next session…..

….is on the 5th of Feb.  You maybe new to this sort of thing, or not been along for a while – just come down and join in, it’s great fun and there is no pressure to be a great player.

The set list will be pretty much like this – new songs Promises (in G), Whiskey in my Whiskey (in G) – Love Me Do, Losing my Religion, I say a little Prayer, I Got My Mind Set on You, Honky Tonk Women, Hey Good Lookin’, Happy Together, Folsom Prison/Pinball Wizard, Fats Domino, Days, Come up and See Me, Can’t Help Falling in Love, California Dreaming, Bring me Sunshine, American Pie.

 

 

Session on the 27th, last nights gig….

Hi everyone

Well done to everyone who came to play last night, and thanks to the people who came to support too! It was a really good fun evening, we went down well and were given lots of nice compliments. Maria the organiser was very pleased.  Here are a couple of pics pics and a vid……

 

Next weeks session is on Tuesday – if anyone new is thinking of coming all the details can be found in the above links. You are very welcome to come and join in!

The set will be Wild World, When I’m dead and gone, Walk like an Egyptian,Walk like a Man, The Weight, Sway, SOS, Son of a Preacher Man, Proud Mary, Mr Postman, 9 to 5, Maxwell’s Silver Hammer, Living on a prayer (WITH KEY CHANGE!!!!) Little Richard Medley, Country Roads…..

…..and Promises by Eric Clapton may squeeze in as a last minute edition

See you there!

Halloween Special…..

Hi everyone,

The next session (30th October) will be suitably ghastly, scary, and horrifying…..and not just in the usual way 😉

I’ve picked out these little monsters for us – Bad Moon Rising, Delilah, Friday I’m in Love, Ghost Riders in the Sky (Em), I’ve put a spell on you (Creedence version in Am), Living Doll, Monster Mash, Paint it Black, People are Strange, Pyscho Killer, She’s not There, Spirit in the Sky, Spooky

And we will start with some of the recent new ones – That’ll be the Day, She, Rabbit

Everyone is welcome, details above, see you there!

 

 

 

 

16th October Session

Hi all, the next session will on the 16th, all are welcome! Details are available in the links above.

I haven’t had a chance to totally nail the set down yet but we are going to do a Motown/Spector special and will feature most of the following tunes – And then I Kissed her, Be my Baby, Da do Ron Ron, Dancing in the Street, I heard it through the Grapevine, Sittin’ on the Dock of the Bay, Tainted Love, Tracks of my Tears, Will you still love me tomorrow, You can’t hurry love

We will also be doing ‘Do you love me‘ (I think this will be in A), probably doing ‘Please Mr Postman‘  (in either D or G I think).

And seeing as these were requested have a listen to ‘She‘ and ‘Rabbit‘; they will be coming up at some point in the future. RabbitRabbitRabbitRabbitRabbitRabbitRabbitRabbitRabbit

Session on the 2nd

The next session is on the 2nd in the studio at Hook Library as normal. All the details can be found on the ‘session info’ link above.

The set will (probably) include –  Big yellow taxi, Blue Suede Shoes,  Budapest, Crazy, Creeque Alley, Girls just want to have fun, Handbags and Gladrags,  I heard it through the grapevine,  Should I stay or should I go, The Ace of Spades, The Boxer, When I’m 64, You make me feel like a natural woman, plus we will be trying ‘Dancing in the Street‘ in G

See you there!

September Sessions….

Hi everyone, hope you have all been enjoying the Summer.

The sessions this September are on the 4th and the 18th. This coming Tuesday the set will include amongst others – California Blue, Can’t help falling in Love, Johnny B Goode, In the Summertime, I Feel Good, I wanna dance with somebody, I won’t back down,  Sit Down, Stuck in the Middle with you. We will also try and do something by Aretha Franklin so make sure you’ve warmed up your voices!

Hoping to do a Motown Special in a few weeks……..