NAMM 2018 Ukulele Gear Mega Playlist

Ah, my favorite time of year. NAMM (National Association of Music Merchants) holds a huge trade show in Anaheim each year, and there always follows a cornucopia of interviews from companies in the ukulele space. The show is an opportunity for manufacturers to connect with vendors who sell the products. Lucky for us, the ukulele community… Read More »

New album from Elof & Wamberg

Elof & Wamberg are an ukulele and acoustic bass duo from Denmark. Their first album was released in 2012 and the latest, titled Byen Sover, came out this past November. If you liked the first album, you’ll like the second, too. These guys have a unique and wonderful sound, blending jazz, Danish folk and reggae into spare instrumental songs… Read More »

Best Ukulele Learning Channels on YouTube

Somebody on the /r/Ukulele subreddit recently asked for recommendations on YouTube channels for learning ukulele. There is such a flood of ukulele tutorial videos out there, many of which are not of the best quality. However, some of them are truly great, and many of these have been collected in this Reddit post. Here’s the post: What’s a good YouTube channel for… Read More »

A Ukulele Chord API

Ukulele players who know what an API is can rejoice – there’s now an API for generating ukulele chord charts (and photos!).  I discovered this on the Daily API Roundup over at Ukulele Chords is a library of ukulele chord charts in various tunings. Ukulele Chords API allows developers to query and publish ukulele chords… Read More »