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Won't You Come Home, Bill Bailey?


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Just goofing around with my ukulele -- an instrument I obviously cannot play. No, really. I know you couldn't tell, but I'm here to say I simply cannot play the ukulele. So sit back and listen to me trying!
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Won't you come home, Bill Bailey?
Won't you come home?
I moaned the whole night long
I'll do the cookin', honey
I'll pay the rent.
I know I done you wrong.

Remember that rainy evenin'
I threw you out
with nothin' but a fine toothed comb?
I know I'm to blame
Now, ain't that a shame?
Bill Bailey won't you please come home?
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Plays: 100
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Uploaded: Mar 31, 2008 - 04:02:02 AM
Last Updated: Mar 31, 2008 - 09:51:37 AM Last Played: Mar 19, 2017 - 04:33:27 PM
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Hardware:
$20 ukulele, Sure SM58
Software:
GB
Comments
screamalexz said 3376 days ago (March 31st, 2008)
hehe
hehe, i ought to take out the uke caroline sent me and write a song. with i knew where i put the song book that teaches you how to play it. uke's and kazoo's are the best. fun track
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Mcboy said 3375 days ago (March 31st, 2008)
tiny tim would
be envious...of both your voice and kele playing......kool ...
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sloparts said 3375 days ago (March 31st, 2008)
All that matters,
is that you were having fun and let us in on it. Love it because it's the real you shining through Joanna.

Thanks for sharing it.

Ed
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thetiler said 3375 days ago (April 1st, 2008)
Enjoyed this
There is such character in this, your soooo expressive Joanna. It really seems to have that warm and fuzziness feeling. It seems like Macjams just wouldn't be the same without you Joanna!

Thanks for sharing!
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Monkaton said 3375 days ago (April 1st, 2008)
"The High Priestess of Vaudeville?"
You are the post-modern Sophie Tucker.

I like the way you stretch out the song looking for the chords on the uke. Sounds like me.

Very charming.


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sschedra said 3049 days ago (February 20th, 2009)
Ah, the alure of the uke . . .
I know I was tempted in Hawaii to get one, but . . . This is cute even if ya can't play. The interplay with the instrument as you make your way through is all the charm.
Thanks,
Stephen
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Hi, I'm Joanna (not Jo, that's someone else). Garageband has allowed me to indulge my love for singing beyond concerts in the shower. My favorite part of songwriting is writing the lyrics. This makes sense, of course, because writing is what I d... [see more]

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