Ukepalooza remixed

· Anarchy in the UK, I'm in Love with a Girl, If Only You Were Lonely, Musicology, Songs for Beginners, You Ain't Goin' Nowhere

At long last, the entire Cheeses & Tequila set from Web Directions in ’10 is available, now with multi-camera intercutting and rockstar-like fretboard closeups!

Genghis Khan and his brother Don…

· Cheeses & Tequila, Musicology, Songs for Beginners, You Ain't Goin' Nowhere

The fourth and final song from our Ukepalooza set was the oft-recorded Dylan classic, “You Ain’t Goin’ Nowhere,” a tune close observers of this blog and my ukulele adventures would know I’ve been working on for years (it’s really easy to play!):

Another day come and gone, oh well

· Cheeses & Tequila, If Only You Were Lonely, Musicology, ukulele stories

The third song in our Cheeses & Tequila set was a semi-obscure number by the Replacements called “If Only You Were Lonely.” For equal time I’ll post the Vimeo version here (but then I’ll go and “like” the YouTube version so it shows up on Facebook where people actually notice when I post something):

Finest girl in the world

· Cheeses & Tequila, I'm in Love with a Girl, Musicology, ukulele stories

My partner in Cheese and Tequila, Bill DeRouchey, has been busy putting us up all over the interwebs, so as a followup to that vimeo embed from yesterday of Bill singing the punk classic Anarchy in the UK, here’s a youtube video of the second song from our Ukepalooza set, Big Star’s “I’m in Love with a Girl” (by Alex Chilton, R.I.P.), which I semi-inaudibly dedicated to the lovely B, who could not be there:

That little bit between the two “All that a man can do…” bridges may be first ever live recorded solo.