Archive for December, 2017

UkeTube: Nick Offerman, Raelyn Nelson

Full Playlist Tracklist Sara Veras – A Rita Via @ukeist Trio Mandili – Dililme On panduri. Thanks to Liz. Raelyn Nelson Band – Sold (The Grundy County Auction Incident) Iris Wagner – Isolation Reformed Whores – Keep it in Your Pants Nick Offerman – The Ukulele Song Wild Child – The One Ukeba Squad Unplugged […]

Friday Links

New Releases – Herman Vandecauter has released a selection of pieces played on the rajão (the Madeiran precursor to the ukulele). They’re fantastically played. Highly recommended. – Jolly new Christmas song from Phredd: Bob the Snowman. – A jazzy Christmas record from the Ladybugs. – Macy Warner’s Apologies to Myself. Window Shopping – Lichty’s U127 […]

Camila Cabello – Havana (Tab)

Camila Cabello – Havana (Tab) It’s been a pretty good year for pop music. There were great songs from Charli XCX, Selina Gomez and Lorde. Even the Cash Me Ousside girl released a banger. But Camila Cabello’s Havana immediately struck me as prime for a ukeing. There’s nothing massively challenging in this arrangement but there […]

Malcolm Young’s Unmistakable Groove

This is a guest post by Daniel from Aloha Akademie. It original appeared on his blog in German but he was kind enough to adapt an English version for us. Malcolm Young´s unmistakable groove and what you can learn from his style for your playing To all of you who haven´t heard of Malcom Young, […]

Loundon Wainwright III – Suddenly It’s Christmas (Chords)

Loudon Wainwright III – Suddenly it’s Christmas (Chords) Loudon has a great line in exasperated Christmas songs and Suddenly it’s Christmas is my favourite. The track first appeared on the Career Moves album. But I’ve written up the ukulele version released as a single a few years ago. The song is in the not so […]