Archive for May, 2018

UkeTube: Frightened Rabbit, Rabbit Muse

Full Playlist Tracklist Frightened Rabbit & Rainn Wilson – Swim Until You Can’t See Land Veronica & the Red Wine Serenaders- Cryin’ Time Lewis “Rabbit” Muse – Darkness On The Delta Vinícius Vivas com Karina Neves – Pachelbel’s Canon FADO LELÉ – Não sei porque te foste embora Herman Vandecauter – Siciliano / Quinta de […]

Friday Links

Tobias Elof breaks down James Hill’s strumming technique in Song for Cheri. NBC takes to the streets with The Ukelele Orchestra of Great Britain. Two new rajão tracks from Herman Vandecauter: La Do Monte Ricardo Porfyrio da Fonseca and La Julia. Mermaid boy and his sad sea song. Columbus, Georgia, Social Club circa 1950.

John Williams – The Imperial March (Tab)

John Williams – The Imperial March (Tab) This year’s Star Wars Day inspired me to work up a version of John Williams’s ultimate bad-guy theme tune The Imperial March. If you’re interested in the theory behind how this tune conjures up the dark, powerful, militaristic images I highly recommend watching 12tone’s video on the tune. […]

Uke Hunt is Eleven

It’s Uke Hunt’s eleventh birthday this week. According to WebMD 11 year olds, “will likely be eating and sleeping more. He may complain of muscle cramps and growing pains. Some boys also start to get oily skin, peach fuzz on their upper lip”. Devastatingly accurate once again. Here’s a round-up of the goings-on of the […]

Vera Lynn – We’ll Meet Again (Tab)

David Beckingham – We’ll Meet Again (Tab) A new tab from David Beckingham. This time Vera Lynn’s WWII tune We’ll Meet Again written by Ross Parker and Hughie Charles and notably covered by Johnny Cash. David’s arrangement is nice and simple. And I particularly enjoy the descending turnaround in bars 31 and 32 which I […]