Archive for January, 2014

Friday Links

Don’t forget to make you nominations for Ukulele Video of the Year. New Releases – Harpy Things EP by Des Wong – The first record I know of using a harp ukulele as its primary instrument. And he did an amazing job with it – The Castaways new CD Miniature Horses. You can buy it […]

David Beckingham – Cincinnati Flow Rag (Tab)

Cincinnati Flow Rag/Slow Drag (Tab) Another arrangement from the ever-excellent David Beckingham. This time a ukulele arrangement of the guitar instrumental made famous by Reverend Gary Davis. Lots of thumb and two finger picking with the thumb alternating between the g- and C-strings. Links Buy the Reverend Gary Davis version David Beckingham on YouTube More […]

Video of the Year 2013: Nominations

Last year was another golden year for ukulele music. And it’s time again to spread the love for your favourites in this year’s vote. For the first stage, everyone gets to nominate up to 5 videos – leave them in the comments (click here for the comments section if you reading by email or RSS). […]

Karen O – The Moon Song (from Her) (Chords and Tab)

Karen O – The Moon Song (Chords) By my reckoning the last ukulele song to win the Best Song Oscar was Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head in 1969. But that could change this year with the nomination of Karen O’s The Moon Song this year. The song was written for the Spike Jonze film […]