Open Mic May 20:
Steve curry “Do or Die” Human League
Jim P broccoli “Ripples” Genesis
Del bleu cheese “I Can’t Get It Out of My Head” ELO
Wendy liver “Eat it!” Weird Al
Jim Y asparagus “He’ll Have to Go". Joe and Audrey Allison
Chris Brussels sprouts “All I Want” Kodaline
Ila hosted on 5/13. Here are the songs played:
Voran “Rooks on the Seventh” (orig.)
Jim P. Strange Cave “Love Sounds Like Rain”
Brian “The Smiths “How Soon is Now”
Marc Rosalie Sorrells “My Last Go Round”
Edwin the Clash “Rudy Can’t Fail”
Del Daniel Bedingfield “If...
What a coincidence! I was just talking about “Baba O’Reilly” with a friend who mentioned it’s “one of those songs who’s title isn’t in the lyrics”, and I thought to myself: ‘that’s a good theme for a season’! 👍
My chord melody arrangement of Benny Golson's "I Remember Clifford", for tenor ukulele with an overdub of whistling in the final bars. The tune was written in memory of the great Jazz trumpeter Clifford Brown. I play it in memory of my pup, Gypsum.
Thanks for hosting, Chris... and a belated...
My ukulele adaptation of Nick Drake's "Place To Be", for solo baritone ukulele with singing. Thanks for hosting, Berni. I'm sorry to hear of your hardships; your wife's family is lucky to have a stand up guy like you around.
The Talking Heads' song "Artists Only", played on concert ukulele with singing, overdub of electric bass. This is on the DOUBLE LIVE Lp "The Name of this Band is Talking Heads", but it's also on the DOUBLE LIVE bootleg LP, "Electricity", which I bought in 1979 and is still in my record...
A medley of classic advertising jingles which were commonly aired during sports broadcasts on NYC TV in the early 1970s. For concert ukulele with singing, overdubs Ashbory Ubass. Thanks for hosting, Joo!
I see there are numerous versions of this tune up for the season. Just wanted to mention that the song title is actually “Will You Love Me Tomorrow”. For some reason the word “still” is omitted from the official title. I’ve always thought that was strange and it seems a good...