Entries by Keryn

Ukulele Upgrade Update

Ross Clark and Helena Bond brought the Daylight Moon passion and creativity to their June workshop as they shared a range of strumming and fingerstyle techniques for bringing your music alive. The Ukulele Upgrade Workshop was attended by quite a few enthusiastic uke players who learnt some interesting strumming and finger picking techniques to shake […]

New Redlands Jam & Open Mic

Come to the new Redlands Uke Jam & Open Mic When: 1:00-5:00 pm, 4th Sunday of the month starting on 28 July 2019. Taking a month off in August, and resuming in September. Where: Redlands Modern Country Music Club, 226 Cleveland Redland Bay Road, Thornlands QLD 4164 Cost: $5 cover charge Singers and musicians of […]

Play Music on the Porch Day

Play Music on the Porch Day — Saturday 31 August 2019 — is an international day of music. Participation is easy. Just gather friends, go outside and play music together. (You don’t really need a porch.) Share a video on your favourite social media with #playmusicontheporchday. Last year, The CAGE did it. This year The […]

Ukulele Saints Band

One of the benefits of playing in a BUMS community band is that you get to meet like-minded performers. And that’s how it was with our band. We all play with NUMB BUMS on the Northside and shared a love of similar music genres. Origins In early 2017, Chris, John and Pete had been meeting […]

Jazzmas in July

Friends and supporters of The CAGE … please come along and see us in one of our other choral endeavours — Jazzmas in July, Sherwood State School, New Hall, Corner Sherwood Road & Oxley Roads, Sherwood, Brisbane, Queensland, at 5-7 pm on Saturday 27 July. In a collaboration with the fabulous Jindalee Jazz Orchestra, the […]

Celebrating Miss Elm

Exciting times ahead for northside BUM, Erin Harrington. Erin’s a fabulous performer and terrific ukulele teacher. Ukulele Rockers Commencing 15 July 2019, Erin’s establishing a new Ukulele Rockers group ensemble class. 6:30-8:30 pm Monday nights Grange Baptist Church 197 Wilston Road, Newmarket QLD 4051 To join, you must have basic ukulele knowledge. The group will […]

Creative Fusions 3-5 July

QPAC’s, Creative Fusions, an inspiring music workshop program fusing diverse musical and cultural styles, is on Wednesday 3 to Friday 5 July at the Cremorne Theatre. Creative Fusions is for musicians aged 10 to 100 years of all levels of experience who share a passion for music, and want to develop new skills, and perform […]


Baritone Uke with Garry

On 25 May 2019 at Coorparoo, a small dedicated group of baritone ukulele players gathered to learn more about their craft. If you’re at all interested in branching in baritone, look out for Garry’s next workshop. This is what Di had to say about May’s. We were promised a baritone ukulele workshop that would cater […]

Bluegrass – You Beauty! 15 June

BUMS Beaut Bluegrass Workshop Back from Melbourne, longtime performing BUM, Tony Richardson, offers a you-beaut bluegrass workshop. DATE: Saturday 15 June 2019 TIME: 10:00 am start and finish 11:30 VENUE: Zillmere Community Hall, 52 Murphy Rd, Zillmere QLD 4034 TICKETS $25 : Available from Trybooking https://www.trybooking.com/BCJMV. BUMS financial members tickets $5 with promo code. Check […]

Get RED-y for Winter Raffle

Get tickets in this bright RED Flight TUS35 travel soprano with a black soft case (RRP $80), and matching BUMS pom-pom hat and scarf set crafted by our very own Amanda Allwood (Hypnotonics). Plastic Fantastic! Built unapologetically from plastic, the sound quality of these ukuleles will blow you away, and their durability will make them […]