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Friday Links

New Releases A whole lot of new uke records: – Traditionalists The Ukulele Uff and Lonesome Dave Trio’s self titled record. – Two new ones from Seeso: Little Brother and Kuya. – Shredder Danilo Vignola’s Ukulele Revolver. – And the experimental williwaw’s poem tones. Videos – Ben’s Ukulele Road Trips – a worldwide trip meeting […]

Friday Links

Learning – Uke Nut has set up some useful games to help ukulelists to learn note identification and fretboard note identification. – I did a quick chording of the new Don’t Hug Me I’m Scared song. Pictures – Pizza lover. – Bear and ukulele. – 1917 music professors give their opinions on the uke. New […]

Ukuleles for Ukraine: Friday Links

Ukuleles for Ukraine: a charity project to supply orphans with basic necessities and ukuleles. You can help by donating to their GoFundMe (which is close to reaching its target as I write this) or by attending their fundraiser if you’re in the Southsea area. New Releases – Kahiwa – First Kiss. – Two new instructional […]

Friday Links: Ukuleles vs Recorders

On the Radio – CBC debates ukes vs recorders in school. James Hill argues for ukuleles. – Phil Jupitus celebrates The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain for BBC Radio 4 Extra. Ukes – New Fender electric ukuleles. – Lichty long neck tenor. – Rebel custom tenor. – Devine Muse tenor. – Ironman ukulele. – Antica […]

New Ukulele Blogs: Friday Links

My ebooks are available in the EU again thanks to Gumroad getting on top of the VAT situation. Sorry about the delay on that. Learning – Two great new ukulele blogs: Jonathan Lewis has a site for tabs of his spectacular campanella arrangements of traditional tunes, and Ukulele Go! covering everything uke related including reviews, […]

Friday Links

Don’t forget you can get 50% off all of my How to Play Ukulele ebooks. Learning – New instructional DVD from Del Rey Memphis Uke Party (thanks to Howard). – Easy Ukulele Songs Podcast. – N.B. Bailey and Keoki E Ukulele Solo Book. – Halifax Ukulele Gang’s second songbook. Ukes – Lots of new ukes […]

Friday Links

New Releases – New book from Lil’ Rev Fiddle Tunes for Ukulele. – Christmas Carols for Ukulele Orchestra tab book. – Experimental bari-uker, Kevin Hufnagel has released the album Ashland and a pair of beautiful singles The Murderer’s Tracks and The Weather was Wrong. – Ben Rouse’s The Merry Uke Man. – Stefanie Santana’s I […]

Ukulele Calendar: Friday Links

Pictures – Download a free ukulele calendar with some familiar faces. Including mine. (To clear up some confusion: I have no involvement in this calendar other than being in it. I don’t own the 5K either.) – Rookie’s teach yourself to play ukulele. – Ukulele star. – Fact checking a t-shirt. – Martin 5K. Videos […]

Friday Links

It’s been a busy couple of weeks. I’ve just released the final part of the Christmas Ukulele Trilogy: Christmas Ukulele III: Return of the Magi. And the updated version of How to Play Blues Ukulele (if you bought the previous version and haven’t had an email from me with a download for the new one […]

Friday Links

New Releases – Two new albums from the Wellington International Ukulele Orchestra: Be Mine Tonight a collection of New Zealand songs from the Maori lullaby Hine e Hine to Lorde’s Team and Collected Hits featuring songs from their EPs. – Bosko and Honey’s The Universe Will Provide. – Rock journalist and Leonard Cohen biographer Sylvie […]

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