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Today had the sad news that Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, has died at the age of 76. One of the best-selling musical artists of all time, she was the first woman inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. Aretha was also a civil rights activist, being a symbol of black pride & women’s liberation. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted by on August 16, 2018 in Uke – Events & In The Media


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Today would have been the 74th birthday of Mary Isobel Catherine Bernadette O’Brien (better known as Dusty Springfield). So here is Richard G performing his arrangement of the Bacharach & David number The Look of Love on his 1920s Gibson:


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Hal David

Sad to learn that lyricist Hal David has died. Fortunately, he’s left behind a legacy of great songs, some of which we play (plus the first, which was Number One when I was born!).

Do add any links to Hal David songs you enjoy in the comments.


(There’s) Always Something There To Remind Me


Do You Know The Way To San Jose


Chords & video tutorials:

Do You Know The Way To San Jose

Raindrops Keep Falling On My Headtutorial

(There’s) Always Something There To Remind Me – tutorial


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