We have a gig at the Hare and Hounds in Claygate on Monday the 17th of June! We’re on at 9pm for half an hour. It might be a bit of a squeeze but will be good fun.
We’ll do some practice at the next session on the 11th, but come anyway even if you aren’t available for the gig.
Tuesdays set list –
What a Wonderful World (Sam Cooke version) (A), Sunny Afternoon (Dm),Sloop John B (G), Should I Stay or Should I Go (D), I Feel Like I’m Fixing to Die ( in G, 1st chord D7), Delilah, (Em), American Pie (G), Always look on the Bright Side (Am), Dancing in the Street (G), Friday I’m in Love (D), Give it Up (D), Only You (C), Walk Like an Egyptian (D), Weather with You (Em), What a Wonderful World (Louis Armstrong) (C)
See you there!
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)
…..is on the 30th April. If you are new or just haven’t been for a while, come and join in. It’s always a good laugh and no one cares if you struggle to keep up or make mistakes.
Here is the set list (with keys as requested!)
You’re the one that I want (Am), You make me feel like a natural woman (C), With a little help from my friends (D), Wildwood Flower (C), Whiskey in my Whiskey (G), What a Wonderful World (A), Urban Spaceman (G), Three little birds (C), Sweet Caroline (A), Stand by me (C), Rabbit (F), Perhaps, perhaps, perhaps (Dm).
We are going to do Wild Horses (G) which we have done once before ages ago, plus two that we discussed in the last session – I feel like I’m fixing to die (D7, apologies for the swearing in the video) and Hotel California (Am) . All of these can be found on the Scorpex Website which is ace….
The next session is on the 16th. All are welcome, come and join in the fun……
The set will be something like this –
Little Richard Medley, Light my Fire, King of the Road, Jonny B Goode, It’s my Party, I Wanna Dance with Somebody, I Heard it Through the Grapevine, Hotel Yorba, Dreaming, Don’t Worry Be Happy, Dancing in the Street, Crocodile Rock, Cigarettes and Whiskey, Always Look on the Bright side of Life
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!
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