Session on the 3rd of March

Hi everyone, here is the set list for the 3rd. Lots of old classic tunes in there, should be good fun!  New or returning members are always very welcome.

Shake Rattle and Roll [A] King of the Road [C] Jonny B Goode [E] It Must be Love [Am] I’ll Never Fall in Love Again [D] I Wanna be Like You [Am] I Saw Her Standing There [G] Go West [C] Girls Just Wanna Have Fun [G] Dirty Old Town [G] Delilah [Em] Dedicated Follower of Fashion [C] Daydream Believer [G] Crazy Little Thing Called Love [D] Blue Suede Shoes [A] American Pie [G]

Pam and Ian’s last session…..

Sadly for us but happily for them, two of our long standing members Pam and Ian are off to pastures new! We wish them well on their move to the West Country, and hopefully we can give them a great send off next Tuesday (18th), singing through a set chosen by them.

Go West (C), Always Look on the Bright Side of Life (G starts Am ), Budapest (G), Country Roads (G), Days (A ), Don’t Stop (D), 500 Miles (D), Friday I’m in Love (D ), Ghost Riders in the Sky (Em ), Hit The Road Jack (Am), Hotel Yorba (G), Light My Fire (Gm), Make You Feel My Love ( G), Mr Blue Sky (F),Should I Stay or Should I Go (D), Somewhere Only We Know (C ), The Ace of Spades (Am)

This should be an easier set than last time!

New members are always welcome.

 

 

Session on the 21 Jan

Hi everyone, here is the set list for next week, with links to the new ones. Hope to see lots of you there! New members are always welcome.

All Shook Up (A), Back for Good (C), Ballad of John and Yoko (D), Dancing in the Street (G), Do You Love Me (A), Don’t Get Me Wrong (G), Don’t Stop (D), Fats Domino Medley, 50 ways to Leave your Lover (Em), Folsom Prison Blues/Pinball Wizard (A), Hit The Road Jack (Am), I Heard it Through the Grapevine (Am), If Paradise is Half as Nice (C), Karma Chameleon (G), Lay Down Sally (A), Nights in White Satin (Em)

 

Session for the 7th Jan 2020

Hi everyone

Thanks to all those who came out for the Christmas gig at the George Evelyn, we had a really nice night. Well played everyone.

Beth and I would like to say thanks very much to everybody who has come to the sessions throughout the year. It’s great fun because you are such a nice bunch!

I’ve got the first set for next year ready below, see if you can spot the common thread running through the songs……

Finally, Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

Chris and Beth

You Really Got a Hold on me (G), Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow, (C), Wildwood Flower (C), Whiskey in the Jar (G), Whiskey in my Whiskey (G), We Can Work it out (A), Valerie (C), Thorn in my Side (D), That’ll be the Day (A), Tainted Love (A), SOS (Em/G), Should I Stay or Should I Go (D), Rabbit (F), Promises (G), Without You (G)

Xmas session 10/12 and gig 17/12

Hi everyone, we are booked to play a Christmas set on the 17/12 at the George Evelyn, 8 45 start. Hope lots of you can make it!

The session next Tuesday (10th) is the last one of the year, feel free to wear those festive hats and jumpers………

Merry Christmas Everyone   G      Jingle Bell Rock   C     Rocking around the Christmas tree   C     Let it Snow     D      Santa Baby     G      I Want a Hippopotamus for Christmas    G    Must be Santa     G        Merry Christmas Evrybody    G    Frosty the Snowman     C   Have yourself a Merry Little Christmas    A      Santa looked a lot like Daddy    G    Winter Wonderland    C     I wish it could be Christmas everyday    C     White Christmas    G    Fairytale of New York    D

See you there!

Sets for August 20th AND September 3rd!

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.

Aug 20

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)

Sep 3

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)

 

28th May Session

Hi everyone,

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!

 

 

Session on the 14th May

Hi everybody

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)

2nd of April Session…..

Hi everyone

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

See you there!

19th March Session

Hi everyone

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