Friday Links: Banjoleles, Surf and Depression

Ukes
– New Zealand maker Duke have launched a Kickstarter for their tenor DUKE10 acoustic/electric banjolele
– A collection of plastic ukes via Antebellum Instruments with the classic Emenee Flamingo and Mastro TV Pal. Plus the not so classic Mattel Strum Fun Getar.
Custom KoAloha Red Label.
Kula “Fisherman” tenor.
Hive’s redwood and birdseye combo.
– And Shimo birdseye maple “White Surf”.

New Releases
– Some lovely folk ukulele on the collaboration between Andy Sankey and Ray Brown Never to Fade.
– Jake Wildwood has a new free ukulele & surf guitar record out We Met in Debt.

The Hilarious World of Depression podcast discusses the therapeutic value of ukuleles.

I was recently bullied into watching Netflix’s Japanese reality show Terrace House and I knew there was a reason Mizuki was my favourite.

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  1. TaakoFan April 30th, 2017 8:19 am

    Terrace House rules! There a pretty good ukulele player at the start of the Aloha State series.

  2. Woodshed April 30th, 2017 5:50 pm

    TaakoFan: Yeah, I saw that! I’ll be watching it at some point, I’m sure.

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