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  1. tHeDirTyJoHnSon

    Folsom Prison Blues Uke/Harmonica

    Alright,, i wanted to sing about a train, for my first Uke /Harp number,,,, and what better train to sing about, other than that train rollin on to San Antone,,,this is Ol' Dirtys hillbilly version,, of Ol' Johnny's classic "Folsom Prison Blues", and again,,,, it sounds nothing like the...
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    Belt'n Bottleneck Blues Uke'n,,,,,,,with 3D

    This is my low down cover of CW StoneKings "Charlie Bostocks Blues",, on my Uke,, Sadie',,Slip'n an Slid'n,, and stomp'n the s@#t outa ol' Mr Jangles,,and,, orh yer,,,,,,,,,,,Geez,, its a good thing my Uke Play'n makes up for my sing'n,,(DILLIGAF),,,,,,,,, ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, get your 3-D...
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    Jammin the Blues

    Play'n around with a standard blues progression on the uke,,,also thought i'd play up the neck a bit and capo'd the 5th frett,, so i'm tuned to an open E, and with the capo, i guess that makes me in open A,, saves time tuning and straining the neck of the uke too,, and it seems to work alright...
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    CW StoneKing Cover

    Playn with a CW StoneKing tune,"DodoBlues" on the Uke, i left his holler'n out caus i thought it was a cool tune on its own, + knowone holler's like the Stoneking,, also thought i'd play up the neck a bit and capo'd the 5th frett,, cant get much more higher than that,, haha,, :music...
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    Samson and Delilah

    Thump'n out an ol' classic on my Five-O,,,,this song has been covered by many great artist's in many shapes and forms,,,this is the hillbilly uke version,,,,Ol' Blind Willie Johnson and the Rev. Gary Davis would be turning in their graves if they were around to see this,lol:) hope you enjoy...
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    Were Hav'n A HeatWave!

    G'day Folks,, Well i've heard all about Global Warming,, but this is just gett'n ridiculus, i live in Geelong, Victoria, Australia,,, Our climate here is normally moderate,, in the past 2 weeks,, we have had 3-4 days,,0 Humidity,,45+degree heat days,, for those that work the other scale thats...
  7. tHeDirTyJoHnSon

    Pony Blues Charlie Patton Cover

    Its time to meet the other half of the band, if you hav'nt already,,,,,Meet Mr Jangle's,, my stomp'n jangle stick,,,,This one's a cover off Charlie Patton's Pony Blues,,, ol' Charlie was the origanal rockstar, about 80-100yrs ago,, he lived the life,, and set the standard for all to follow...
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    Gone West (Tom Waits Cover)

    Yiiiihhhhhaaawwww! This one's my hillbilly cover of Tom Waits "Going Out West" Uke style,,, a lot of musicians have covered this song,, this one's sort of like Ash Grunwalds version with a hillbilly twist, oh yeah, i changed some of the words around,, this is ol' diRty's version,,, enjoy...
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    Poor Tom

    This is my version of the Led Zeppelin classic "Poor Tom", and true to my style,, it sounds nothing like the origanal,,ha Hope you enjoy,,, http://au.youtube.com/watch?v=fVVCrar4aH0
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    My Babylon

    This one's an attempt to cover Aussie blues/rock due The Fumes"Oh' My Babylon" on the uke,,normaly when i record a song,, i get it down in the 1st or 2nd go,,had a bit of trouble with this one,, took me about 4-6 try's to come up with this,,,starts of good, but ends a bit ruff,, was gett'n a bit...
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    Nobody's Fault But Mine

    A quick clip of myself try'n to cover Blind Willie Johnson's "Nobody's Fault But Mine" on the ukulele,,, :old: Enjoy!!!! http://au.youtube.com/watch?v=nV97E56vRU4
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    Middle Eastern Slide

    Slip'n and slid'n on the ukulele,, I come up with this tune,,,kind of got a middle eastern sound to it,,,I will have make up some words to go with it,,,,, I was thinking of naming it "Suicide Bomber" or "Lucky the Terrorist" Any suggestions!!!!!! http://au.youtube.com/watch?v=JZGeU305z7g
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    Bedtime Lullabies

    My kid,Jimi, luv's it when i pull the resonator out,,he's my biggest fan/groupi,,,i wish my ol' man would play me a lullaby like this when i was a kid,, although,, i dont think it helps with getting to sleep,,hahaha Enjoy,,,, :cheers: http://au.youtube.com/watch?v=Pl3d4c5hO5Q
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    Just Can't Help Myself (Ukulele Blues)

    An attempt to cover Ash Grunwald's (I Just Can't Help Myself), enjoy,,, http://au.youtube.com/watch?v=L07NQYe7WWw
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    Blues Rag (Ukulele Blues).

    A quick look at my stomp'n stick, and its straight into Work'n the Five-O on an old Roy Book Binder tune, "Electricity", i think it was origanally done by Jimmy Murphy,,,,enjoy,, http://au.youtube.com/watch?v=GYqORJSlhxs
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    Son House (Ukulele Blues)

    Son House,,, the king of the delta blues!!!!!!! or is it Robert Johnson ??????? Anyhow, Sonny was play'n this riff long before Ol' Bobby got his hands on it,,,,, http://au.youtube.com/watch?v=L6LHHT_dJDg
  17. tHeDirTyJoHnSon

    Big Road Blues (Ukulele Blues)

    This one's like a hillbilly ukulele cover of Tommy Johnson's, Big Road Blues, feel free to stomp you foot if you like,, i do, http://au.youtube.com/watch?v=NRtdXJAKmHU Hope you enjoy!
  18. tHeDirTyJoHnSon

    Amazing ____ Ballad (Ukulele Blues)

    I'll leave it up to you guys to fill in the blank on the title! http://au.youtube.com/watch?v=4TTD1FkyFW8
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    Voodoo Chile (Ukulele Blues)

    My low down, n dirty version of voodoo child by Jimi Hendrix,and a close up my poor Five-O "Sadie" in action, a life of gett'n slap'd and beat around are star'n to show,, i hope theres not a ukulele abuse call line,, cause i'm in trouble,,hahah http://au.youtube.com/watch?v=TN7BdycOw1o
  20. tHeDirTyJoHnSon

    Walk'n an Talk'n the Blues

    Blues music has many shapes an forms, that stem to the modern music of today,, thought i'd start this thread to discuss Blues music thats being played on the ukulele,, If your a BluesUker, walk'n the walk,, its time to talk the talk and share the knowledge you know with other ukers and...