D-Tuning in Canada, Christoph Waltz: Friday Links

The new ukulele compilation from Lost Sound Tapes Ukulele, Mekulele, Wekulele is available to buy now and features Uke Hunt favourites Jacob Borshard, MJ Hibbett and Yoyoyo Acapulco.

Ben Lew discusses redesigning Uke Hunt – leave him a comment telling him he’s ace.

A very interesting article in the latest edition of Ukulele Yes! asking if using the D tuning is ghettoizing Canadian ukulelists (I tend to agree with the article that it is). Also in the edition is a free ukulele big band arrangement.

Christoph Waltz humpink a ukulele on Jimmy Kimmel (and here’s the clip that inspired it thanks to @Ukiegirl)

Ukulele crossword (via Ukulele Perspective.

In the comments: If you enjoyed You-Go by Keston Cobblers’ Club, Matt from the band has left us the chords and lyrics. PotofBasil asks who you think the most overrated ukulele players are.

Joe Brown discuss the ukulele.

Controversial golfer, John Daly learns the uke at his girlfriend’s behest.

MP3s: Download a new tune from Jacob Borshard (and see the accompanying comic) on his website, Daytrotter session from Peggy Sue, Melophobe have a track from The Loom.

Evelyn Evelyn ukuleles as part of a bundle.

Finally, a good reason to vote Lib Dem.

Pictures: Brian May dressed as a pear-drop with his famous ukulele, Travis Dubreuil

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