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Wallet Looseners

I’m back from my summer break to find a whole bunch of items to lubricate your wallet-slit and get rid of any leftover ice cream money. Sophie Madeleine’s Original Ukulele Sophie is auctioning off her original ukulele for Cancer Research. And it’s not some shitty uke she had laying around either. It’s the one that […]

Friday Links

New Releases – the Spark & the Fire by Leftover Cuties. – Keston Cobblers’ Club hop on a bus with Bob Harris to launch their new EP: A Scene of Plenty. – Calamitous Liaisons by Tricity Vogue. – R&B singer and jazz trumpeter has a new EP for free: Sam Trump Plays The Uke (download […]

Friday Links

Pierre Borghi was kidnapped by the Taliban. He kept himself sane with thoughts of ukuleles. Leftover Cuties are Kickstarting. Many uke rewards for grabs. Custom designed pocket ukulele. DeAnne Smith song marred by cat interference. Ukkulele.

Friday Links

Pictures – Iris Boudreau’s painted character ukuleles. – Fishy machete. Videos – Ukulele live documentary – George Formby’s uke meets Tiny Tim’s – George Harrison plays the Ukulele at home (possibly) New Releases – Something Is Wrong With Me, Part 2 by Craig Robertson – Demos from Sweet Soubrette – Henry the Rabbit. – Free […]

New Leftover Cuties: Friday Links

Leftover Cuties have a new album on the way: the Spark & the Fire. They’ve released the opening single, One Heart, and it blew me away. They were kind enough to let me put it up for download: Leftover Cuties — One Heart (MP3) You can pre-order the Spark & the Fire on their website. […]

Friday Links

New Releases – Spirit Runners (Kate McLennan and Noel Tardy) Choose Love. – New live album from UOGB Uke-Werk Live in Germany. And here they are being interviewed by Stefan Raab (in English). – Williwaw – another diversionette. Videos – Helen Arney sings a googol. – Vaudeville Entertainer Bobbie “Uke” Henshaw Plays His Ukulele (thanks […]

Friday Links

Peter Luongo is retiring as head of the Langley Ukulele Orchestra after over 30 years. He’s going to be replaced by his son, and mighty fine player, Paul Luongo. Watch – Episode 3 of Matt Kresling and his ukulele’s Madagascar Journals. This episode: lady troubles in Mozambique. This is a fantastic series. If you’re not […]

Bob Brozman: Friday Links

Bob Brozman – ukulele master and all around great musician – has died at the age of 59. He was one of the greats. You can read my interview with him here. New Releases: – Debut album from the Mother Ukers – There’s a new album from The Burning Hell. Just one uke-heavy track but […]

Friday Links

Listen – New album from Ukulollo Devotion – Victoria Vox’s Key – Ukulele Hour on The Jason Crane Show Pictures – Steampunk Tenor Semi-Hollow electric ukulele (via @xor) Watch – A very young Molly Ringwald ukuleling in The Facts Of Life – Megan Mullally, Alison Brie and Stephanie Hunt freak out Adam Scott with a […]

Friday Links

John Paul Jones's lap steel Mya-Moe. Listen to it here New Releases – Manitoba Hal’s Devil On The Wall – Debut release from the former Reentrants Phil Doleman and Ian Emmerson. Videos: – Sesame Street thinks of some words beginning with U. – Very ridiculous – and unofficial ukulele records (that hoop one definitely isn’t […]

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