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    I get the feeling that this is gong to be another...

    I get the feeling that this is gong to be another great week. Glad to see that Steve Earle was on the list - this one was sitting in my song pile waiting its turn.


    https://youtu.be/4fSkqOD3acQ
  2. Sticky: That's tragic! I think a new cheap-ish uke...

    That's tragic! I think a new cheap-ish uke beckons, while you work out how much of the old one can be salvaged.
  3. Only just spotted this one at No100 on that big...

    Only just spotted this one at No100 on that big list of songs, so I'll give it a go.


    https://youtu.be/w5Mw_HhQElI
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    And a bit further south, The Minster Ukes meet...

    And a bit further south, The Minster Ukes meet every Tuesday night at The Corner Pin, in York. A very informal singalong session.
  5. I was glad to see this one brought up as an...

    I was glad to see this one brought up as an example of what Bluegrass is, as it was one of the few on that list of 100 that I vaguely know. It is definitely a weak area in my musical knowledge. But...
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    Hello! Whereabouts in N.Yorks are you?

    Hello! Whereabouts in N.Yorks are you?
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    Thanks - I have filed it away. I should have done...

    Thanks - I have filed it away. I should have done it today - the one I ended up choosing was a pig to play - but sometime soon it will be on top of the pile.
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    I don't believe this. Last night I was listening...

    I don't believe this. Last night I was listening to Mary Gauthier, after Dickadcock's version of Mercy Now impressed me so much, and I saw that she had recorded a Ted Hawkins song for a tribute album...
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    Looks like I am on a bit of a new artist roll. I...

    Looks like I am on a bit of a new artist roll. I think someone else did this during that wonderful 80s Synth Pop season we had a while back. But I have never tried the Pet Shop Boys myself, so here...
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    This is another one that I had to check that I...

    This is another one that I had to check that I hadn't done before. It has been a regular song at the weekly uke session I go to, but has never been done here. Nor have I done The Carpenters before....
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    Me! Last year we had a good number of UU people....

    Me! Last year we had a good number of UU people. Hope we get the same this time.
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    Welcome from a fellow Yorkie (although I was...

    Welcome from a fellow Yorkie (although I was originally from darn sarf...). Whereabouts are you?
    As for strumming, I seem to use the nails on my middle 2 fingers on the way down, and thumb nail on...
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    Well what are the chances of that? A lot of the...

    Well what are the chances of that? A lot of the songs I have lined up for the #365ukesongs thing have already been Season-ised, or are by artists that I have covered before. But last night, when I...
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    When Pa posted this, I knew I had to give it a...

    When Pa posted this, I knew I had to give it a try. Cheers Brian!


    https://youtu.be/SDRxZDUj1-8
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    Good luck in your hunt, and thanks for deleting...

    Good luck in your hunt, and thanks for deleting that previous thread - possibly the worst thing I have read here for quite some time.
    I owned a Ken Timms soprano a few years ago - a thing of beauty,...
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    "Ain't no tellin what a man will do" I woke up...

    "Ain't no tellin what a man will do"

    I woke up yesterday with a cold, but I will carry on regardless...so here's one by CW Stoneking


    https://youtu.be/L2gZZmO-w-s
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    If I was a gambling man, I would put no money...

    If I was a gambling man, I would put no money whatsoever on that.
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    I will add this one. What, an Everly Brothers...

    I will add this one. What, an Everly Brothers song? But also recorded by Sam & Dave, Roberta Flack, Nina Simone, and many others. If you search on YouTube, I highly recommend a recording of Dusty...
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    Here's my pick from that Drifters tape. ...

    Here's my pick from that Drifters tape.


    https://youtu.be/OfuI8VRh-Jc
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    Once upon a time I went to school discos, where...

    Once upon a time I went to school discos, where soul music meant records by vocal groups in smart suits, The Drifters included. Among the others were The Trammps.


    https://youtu.be/GeY_xIg_nDw
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    What a great closing video - thanks Pa, for a...

    What a great closing video - thanks Pa, for a load of fun, and some frost-bitten fingers.
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    We have a Spring ritual in this house. My wife...

    We have a Spring ritual in this house. My wife looks at the rather scrappy lawn and says it needs cutting. I say I'll leave it a while because it is too wet. Over the next week I watch it grow by...
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    Just for the record Brian, I spent about an hour...

    Just for the record Brian, I spent about an hour this morning trying to get another outdoor recording, but the weather defeated me. The wind is whipping in from Siberia again. No amount of changing...
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    A fun Season, and having the cat choose the...

    A fun Season, and having the cat choose the winner was a great idea!
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    I was thinking exactly the same about this one....

    I was thinking exactly the same about this one. Maybe we should all move to the same street and do this all the time?
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