Archive for September, 2013

Acoustic Intros/Riffs (Tab)

This post started out as one of my Riffs for Ukulele posts but it ended up evolving into an intros post. I did think that acoustic guitar would transfer better to the uke than the electric riffs. Nope! They tend to be much more complex. So I’ve taken a few liberties with these arrangements and […]

eBooks: Creative Commons and 50% Off

I’ve felt for a long time that the current copyright law is working against the reasons it was set up. But I’ve been getting more annoyed by all the copyright trolling, Mickey Mouse copyright extensions and massive overreach. I have no intention of suing anyone and I’ve always let people use stuff from my ebooks […]

Keston Cobblers’ Club – Beam (Chords)

Keston Cobblers’ Club – Beam (Chords) I’ve been singing the praises of Keston Cobblers’ Club for quite a while but their new EP A Scene of Plenty is the best thing they’ve done yet. This ode to Iron & Wine is the single from it and is dead easy to play. They’re all variations on […]

Wallet Looseners

I’m back from my summer break to find a whole bunch of items to lubricate your wallet-slit and get rid of any leftover ice cream money. Sophie Madeleine’s Original Ukulele Sophie is auctioning off her original ukulele for Cancer Research. And it’s not some shitty uke she had laying around either. It’s the one that […]

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