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!
Hi all, the next session will be a week today, usual time and place.
The set will include Say a Little Prayer, Lola, Help, Sweet Caroline, The Weight, Tainted Love, Wake me up before you go go, Whisky in the Jar, You’re the One that I Want, Ukulele Lady, Crazy Little Thing Called Love, Bridge over Troubled Water plus two new ones – Sitting on the Dock of the Bay (in G) and I Heard it through the Grapevine (Am).
Hope to see you there!
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……..
The next session is on the 26th, usual time, usual place.
We will do something new (tbd) along with –
And then I kissed her, C’est la Vie, Don’t Worry be Happy, Five Hundred Miles, Help, I Saw her Standing There, I Walk the Line, Karma Chameleon, Mad World, Make you feel my Love, Mr Blue Sky!, Nine to Five, Starman, Three Little Birds, What a Wonderful World.
See you there!
The next session is on the 12th, usual time, usual place.
Amongst other tunes we will definitely do-
You Can’t Hurry Love, The Boxer, 50 ways to Leave your Lover, SOS, Its My Party, All Shook Up, Crocodile Rock, Twist and Shout, I Wanna Be Like You, Come Up and See Me, All Shook Up, Can’t take my Eyes of You, Spirit in the Sky…….
The next gig will be at the Brave New World pub in Surbiton on Sunday 10th June. We will be playing 8 songs, stage time approx 8 30.
I thought for the next session we would basically run through a long list of potential songs to see which ones are in good shape and which ones people are happy to do. So the list for the next practice session (on the 29th) will be –
Back for Good, Ballad of John and Yoko, Be My Baby, Da Do Ron Ron, Daydream Believer, Dedicated Follower of Fashion, Delilah, Everyday, It Must be Love, Proud Mary, Rhinestone Cowboy, Spirit in the Sky, The Weight, These Boots are made for Walking, This Train is bound for Glory, Thorn in my Side, Valerie, What a Wonderful World.
We probably won’t get through them all! If anyone has any other suggestions of tunes they really want to play let me know….
Next session is next Tuesday. We will do a couple of the new Simon and Garfunkel tunes again, plus this by The Supremes/Phil Collins. Plus a load of the usual stuff!
All new people welcome!