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Ferny Grove Beginners Jam – 18 October

Ferny Grove is perfect for new players. This jam is led by experienced musicians Paul Morris of Morris Brothers Music and Linda Gough of Ivory Frets Music. Paul and Linda choose popular songs, played at a nice easy (slower) pace. The songs are curated to be fun to sing, with 2 to 4 chords per […]

The Scratch Jam – 15 October

Got an itch to play ukulele? Take it to The Scratch Bar, Milton very third Sunday of the month. Bring your uke and join Blair for a Sunday session with a difference! Enjoy a brew and very casual jam for intermediate players (beginners most welcome). All projected on a screen so no need to bring music, […]

WE BUMS Jam – Friday 13 October

Join Geoff and Cesca on the 2nd Friday of the month at HOPE Street Cafe WEST END. The theme for Spooktober is FRIDAY the 13th! Celebrate the dark mysterious and ooky …and Cesca’s Birthday! Bring your uke and be ready for a great night. Hope St Cafe, 170 Boundary St, West End Jam starts at […]

Toowong Daytime Jam – 11 October

Join Peter and Sue Sercombe to get your mid-week daytime uke fix, playing anything from classics to current hit songs. Food, coffee and cold drinks available for purchase or stay for lunch! Jam from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm BUMS members FREE, visitors $5. Toowong Bowls Club- 59 Gailey Rd (cnr Heroes Ave), Perrin Park. Close to […]

Coorparoo Jam – 4 October

BUMS Big Uke Jam – Coorparoo – 1st Wednesday of the month Coorparoo Bowls Club, 32 Riddings St, Coorparoo. Beginners 6:30 pm.  Jam starts at 7:00 pm. Join us for the biggest BUMS jam of the month. All levels of experience welcome. Bring your family and friends. Bring some $$$ for the raffle. Beginners and new […]

Paper Moon Music Jam – Closed ’til further notice

Due to unforseen circumstances, the Paper Moon Music Jam will be closed until further notice. We would like to thank Bec, Blair, Gosia and Erin, and everyone else who came to lend a hand or play along for making Paper Moon possible. And a very big thank you to Jody from Paper Moon for hosting […]

Bony Mountain Music Festival

Members of BUMS Inc are invited to attend the Bony Mountain Music Festival (Little Festival in the Bush). It is a family festival and a real community event. The festival kicks off Monday 11 September with a week of walk ups. September 15-16-17 is the main weekend of the festival.  The Bony Mountain Music Festival […]

Rejuvenate the BUMS Big Band

The BUMS Coorparoo-based band is sad to be losing its guiding lights in 2017. A core group of The Bottom Line — Amanda, Cath, Lindsay and Mark — wish to focus on playing together as the performing group Anything Goes. The Bottom Line, an incarnation of the BUMS Big Band (BBB), practices at the Coorparoo […]

TUTUs Jam – 3rd Tuesdays

Looking for a Tuesday Strum? The Third Tuesday Ukulele Strummers (TUTUs) meet on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at the West Toowong Bowls Club, in Bywong Street, Toowong. TUTUs is a small group of strummers who share the joy of strumming, we do not have a performance goal but from time to time we […]