Ukulele Blues Club Saturday 6th April.
This month one of the three kings of Blues, Mr B.B. King. We look at his style and unpack his hit song the Thrill is Gone. That's one damn sexy tune.
1pm -2;30pm Old Spot Hotel Main North Road Salisbury SA. $10
Ukulele Blues Club meets at the Old Spot Hotel, 955 main North Road Salisbury SA.1pm - 2:30pm EVERY 1st Saturday of the month. If you want to learn to play the blues on ukulele, and are up to CHALLENGE and EXTEND your Skills then this is FOR YOU.
Ukulele Lesson and Jam Session Monday Nights and Friday Morning The REZZ HOTEL Newton South Australia
Monday Night 14th session will be INSIDE in the Front Bar of the REZZ under the Chilly Chilly Air-conditioning ... You may have noticed it is all of a sudden SUMMER. It will be back on the Deck when the weather returns to slightly less than "Hot As Hell" mode. Ukulele Lesson and Jam Monday evenings 7pm - 9pm. Friday Mornings 10:30am -12 noon. The Rezz Hotel Newton, 20 Hamilton Tce, Newton, South Australia (off Gorge Road) Everyone welcome and I always bring loaner Ukes so bring a friend. Cheers CC
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