Hi everyone. In a rare display of being prepared I’ve got the next two sessions’ set lists sorted out! No one is more surprised by this than me. I may well add a couple of new ones if I get a chance.
Be My Baby (G), Blockbuster (D), I Feel Good (D Ist chord A7), I Say a Little Prayer (Em), In the Summertime (C), Karma Chameleon (G), Mrs Robinson (E), Paint it Black (Dm), Sitting on the Dock of the Bay (G), Spirit in the Sky (A), The Weight (G), This Train is Bound For Glory (A), Wild World (C starts Am7), You Can’t Hurry Love (C), You’re My Best Friend (C)
You Really Got a Hold on Me (G), Wonderful Tonight (G), What a Wonderful World (C) (Armstrong Version), Waterloo (D), Three Little Birds (C), The Boxer (C), Stuck in the Middle With You (D), Sit Down (D), Nine to Five (G), I’m a Believer (G), I Won’t Back Down (G starts with Em), I Wanna Dance with Somebody (D), I Wanna Be Like You (C starts Am), Dirty Old Town (G), Cigarettes and Whiskey (G)
We talked at the last session about playing a gig in the first week of June but the venue is not available unfortunately. We will have a chat about this at the next session.
So instead of a gig we are going to have a themed evening and the theme is…….. ‘Weather’! All the tracks mention it in some way or other. Here is the set –
Bad Moon Rising (G), Bring me Sunshine (G), Fats Domino Medley (C), Here comes the Sun (G), In the Summertime (C), Make you feel my Love (G), Mr Blue Sky (F), Rawhide (A minor), Rhinestone Cowboy (C), Riders on the Storm (Em), She (C), Sunny Afternoon (Dm), Under the Boardwalk (C), Walking on Sunshine (D), Weather with You (Em), What a Wonderful World (C)
Hope to see lots of you there, new members are always welcome, it’s fun and relaxed and if you know a few chords and can strum a bit you’ll be fine. And please feel free to come back again if you haven’t joined us for a while!
Got a good session lined up for next Tuesday, all are welcome to come down!
And the set is…..
And then I Kissed Her (G), Back for Good (C), Blue Suede Shoes (A), Brown Eyed Girl (G), Budapest (G), Chanson D’Amour (D), Delilah (Em), Don’t get me Wrong (G), Give it Up (D), Handbags and Gladrags (G), Hotel California (Am), I Feel like I’m Fixing to Die rag (D), I’ll Fly Away (G), Living Doll (A), Living on a Prayer (Em)
The next session is on the 2nd of April, usual time, usual place. If you haven’t been before and are tempted then you are very welcome to come along, have a look at the links above for all the info.
The set will be something like this…..
You’re My Best Friend, Yellow, Without You, When I’m Dead and Gone, Waterloo Sunset, Urban Spaceman (new in G), Thorn in my Side, The Ace of Spades, That’ll be the Day, Sway, Space Oddity, Sound of Silence, Should I Stay or Should I Go, Rawhide, Obladi Oblada
Lots of new or nearly new stuff to play in the next session, please click the links to hear the originals……
All Shook Up, Chatanooga Choo Choo, Cigarettes and Whiskey, Come up and See Me, Crazy Little Thing Called Love, Help, I Only Want to be With You, Karma Chameleon, Lola, Promises, Rawhide, Sitting on the Dock of the Bay, Waterloo, Will You Still Love Me, Without You
We’re back on the 8th, a nice easy set to start the year off with. If you have not been before then come down, it’s great fun and very relaxed. All the info you need is in the menus above.
The set – Ballad of John and Yoko, C’est La Vie, Country Roads, Dedicated Follower of Fashion, Don’t get me Wrong, 50 ways to leave your lover, Girls just want to have fun, Goody Two Shoes, Handle with care, Hit the road Jack, Hound Dog, I don’t want to talk about it, I Feel Good, I Fought the Law, I wanna be like you, Livin’ on a Prayer
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 picspics 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