October 9, 2018 Ian Swift No comments exist

Come along to The Lamplighter on Thursday and join us for another fun night of ukuleleing 🙂 The first half of the night we will be attempting the following songs

Puff the magic dragon WIP

Proud Mary BOOK 1

It must be love WIP

Lyin’ eyes WIP

Waterloo sunset WIP

Day Trip to Bangor NEW

You to me are everything WIP

Mad World NEW

Brand New Day BOOK 1

Little Talks BOOK 1

We Don’t Believe What’s on TV NEW

Come on Eileen NEW

Rockin’ all over the world BLUD

See you all on Thursday

October 2, 2018 Ian Swift No comments exist


It is looking to be another great night at The Lamplighter. Pick up your uke and come along and join us. We will be starting off the first half of the night with the following songs.

Urban Spaceman

Can’t help falling in love

Going to the chapel

I’m yours

Honky Tonk woman

Make me smile

Space Oddity

The tide is high

River deep mountain high

Come on Eileen

Deeper & Down

Karma Chameleon


There may also be a tribute to Jeffery from Rainbow and of course Charles Aznavour who wrote over 1,200 songs so hopefully Mick can find one we can do.

September 25, 2018 Ian Swift No comments exist

The songlist for the first half of this Thursdays get together at The Lamplighter will go something like this

Fishermans Blues

Eve of Destruction

Song Sung Blue

The Letter

My Life

Come on Eileen

Arms of Mary


A New England

Viva la Vida

House of the Rising Sun

Deeper & Down

Followed by the usual random choice of songs from our songbooks. Bring your uke along to The Lamplighter and come and join us from around 7ish on Thursday

September 4, 2018 Ian Swift No comments exist

Another night at the Lamplighter playing our usual mix of songs from the 60’s

The first half of the night will start with these

House of Gold

In hell I’ll be in good company

Meet me on the corner

The free electric band

I useta love her

Half the world away

Pencil full of lead

Ex’s and Ohs

The Cave

Tainted love

Mr Brightside

Chelsea Dagger

See you on Thursday

August 29, 2018 Ian Swift No comments exist

This weeks meet will start with the following songs

San Francisco Blues
Bad Moon Rising
Big Yellow Taxi
Blame it on me
Don’t Marry Her
Ex’s and oh’s
Hey There Delilah
Galway Girl
Peaceful Easy Feeling
Pencil Full Of Lead
These Boots
What’s up
Grab your Uke and come along
August 22, 2018 Ian Swift No comments exist

Come and join us at the Lamplighter on Thursday for a strum along. The first half’s songlist will go something like this.

Viva la Vida (SB2)

Don’t look back in anger (SB2)

Where do you go to my lovely (SB2)

Summer in the city (WIP)

That’s entertainment (WIP)

The logical song (WIP)

Gonna miss me (WIP)

Love potion No9 (WIP)

The tide is high (WIP)

Can’t help falling in love (STDM)

Wonderwall (STDM)

Still haven’t found what i’m Looking for (STDM)

London calling (SB1)

Pencil full of lead (SB1)

see you on Thursday

August 14, 2018 Ian Swift No comments exist

Back at The Lamplighter this week and the first half will sound something like this

San francisco Bay blues

Hotel California

House of gold


House of the Rising Sun

Count on Me

A little Respect

Fat Bottomed Girl

She`s kinda Hot


A new England

Fields of Athenry

In Hell ill be good Company.

Grab your uke and come and join us from 7:30pm

August 7, 2018 Ian Swift No comments exist

A change of venue this week and we are off to The Headlands usual start 7:30, bring your uke and come along to join us.

songlist for the beginning of the night will look something like this



Fat Bottomed girls

Exs and Ohs

Honky Tonk woman

The letter

The tide is high

Half the world away

Stuck in the middle

Brown eyed girl

Crazy little thing called love

Love potion No9

Summer in the city

August 1, 2018 Ian Swift 1 comment

We will be at the Lamplighter again this week starting off our usual night with the following songs#

Fishermans blues

Viva La Vida

Walking on sunshine


Mrs Robinson

Going to the chapel

Psycho Killer

The Cave

The free electric band

Urban Spaceman

Losing my religion

What’s up

My Life

Red light spells danger