Friday Links

New ukulele releases: Ukulollo’s Completely Unbroken (you can get MP3s hereThe Beat of the Strum is essential), UOGB’s Still Live (essentials: Hot Lips and Good Sculptures), Howlin’ Hobbit’s Taking the Plunge. And Nellie McKay has an EP available for free. On the way: Aaron Keim’s Quiet American II.

Zach Condon will be releasing a new album in the summer and he has a new outlook on the uke, “this year I buckled down. It’s an interesting instrument. My trouble was taking it seriously myself.”

Bossa is doing her Uke Hunt podcast inspiring ukulele show for Chorlton Arts Radio. So if you want to be involved hit her up.

Uke of Carl has been putting up plenty of TV theme tabs including Dallas, Black Adder and Family Guy.

How Clean Is Your Ukulele?

Ralph Shaw discusses how to be a sensitve banjo-uker.

Acoustic alarm clock.

The Hitachi contest/boob entry hullabaloo continues with the owner of the boobs saying, “I would have expected better from the people at Uruti School who should be teaching their eight students good sportsmanship, not hate.”

Photos: Final image, Me and My Uke, adorable, Prince Charles forgets his ukulele.

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