Friday Links

Peter Luongo is retiring as head of the Langley Ukulele Orchestra after over 30 years. He’s going to be replaced by his son, and mighty fine player, Paul Luongo.

Episode 3 of Matt Kresling and his ukulele’s Madagascar Journals. This episode: lady troubles in Mozambique. This is a fantastic series. If you’re not up to speed episode 1 is here.
– PBS’s Jake Shimabukuro documentary Life on Four Strings if you’re in the right part of the world.
Spending Time With…Cory McAbee (Thanks to Ron Hale).

New Releases
– Book documenting The Martin Ukulele by John King and
Peter Delaney’s Witch Bottle
The Flamin’ Mamies debut EP
Ukulele by Jan Laurenz

Education secretary Gove back to school for ukulele (cc: everyone who believes that playing the ukulele will make you a better person crap).

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