Friday Links

Kate Micucci made a very big impression as the Scrubs ukulele girl. She was the second biggest Google Trend of the day (officially ‘Volcanic’) and the day after was the second busiest day of this blog’s history.

Warren Buffett discusses the possibility that Obama’s election is a turning point in the struggle against ukuleleism, teaching Bill Gates to play the ukulele and how the ukulele is the new stimulus package. Someone give that guy a million cool points.

Sweetafton puts MP3s of MyHope and Road Trip up for sale. And Ukechick has also released an EP on Amie Street under the moniker cc.tran.

WIUO take New Zealand by storm.

Amy Crehore finds Man Ray’s banjolele and discusses her Dreamgirls & Ukes show.

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  1. acilius February 6th, 2009 3:59 pm

    That Amy Crehore show looks it’s going to be terrific. I wish I could be in LA opening night to hear the Hokum Scorchers live in concert. I hope Thinkspace publishes the exhibition catalog.

  2. Warren Buffett, Ukulele Apostle « Panther Red February 6th, 2009 4:33 pm

    [...] under Ukulele | Tags: B. B. King, Howard Buffett, Ukulele Hunt, Warren Buffett |   Thanks to ukulelehunt for linking to this story about a pair of ukuleleists who held a concert to benefit Warren [...]

  3. LonnaB February 6th, 2009 9:38 pm

    Thank you Woodshed, for I was informed when my nine year old told me of the ukulele player on Scrubs.

  4. Woodshed February 7th, 2009 9:58 am

    acilius: Wish I could be there too.

    Lonna: I hope you showed her the original version of Screw You.

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