Eight-string ukuleles can sound really great. They give chords and solo playing an extra layer. This solid spruce top ukulele from Lanikai certainly has a good sound to it.
George Klingelhofer plays Pearly Shells on an eight-string Lanikai.
On Musician's Friend
Size: Tenor 8-string
Construction: Solid Spruce top, Ovangkol (laminated) back and sides
Tuners: Gold with Pearl Buttons