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Steedy
04-30-2013, 12:03 PM
I just learned that Jake Shimabukuro is playing the Franklin Theatre (http://www.franklintheatre.com) in Franklin, TN, on Thursday, June 6th, so I promptly phoned the box office and purchased tickets.

The date isn't listed on Jake's web site, so it must have recently been added.

Anyone else in Nashville or Middle Tennessee who wants to see Jake had better get tickets while you can.

Steedy can hardly wait! :shaka:

PBandChelly
04-30-2013, 12:06 PM
Awesome! I missed him when he was in Orlando recently and I still regret it. Are you gonna try to get an autograph?

Steedy
04-30-2013, 12:08 PM
Awesome! I missed him when he was in Orlando recently and I still regret it. Are you gonna try to get an autograph?

Only if it will help me play like him (ha ha).

equina
04-30-2013, 03:17 PM
Congrats! Did you get the front-row seats?

fumanshu
04-30-2013, 03:36 PM
Congrats!!! Have a good show, he's just amazing live!!!!!



https://soundcloud.com/baouke/star-filante-by-caro-bao

Steedy
04-30-2013, 04:49 PM
3rd row seats, close enough!

fumanshu
04-30-2013, 04:54 PM
3rd row seats, close enough!

Wow that's awesome!!!!!! You will plenty enjoy his huge talent!!!


https://soundcloud.com/baouke/star-filante-by-caro-bao

sukie
04-30-2013, 05:46 PM
3rd row seats, close enough!

Perfect! It's great fun to watch his right hand. I get memorized.

Steedy
06-06-2013, 06:30 PM
Just got home from Jake's show in Franklin, TN, Thursday night (June 6th), and WOW!

In one word: Awesome! Incredible! (Okay, two words. One wasn't enough!)

mds725
06-07-2013, 08:47 AM
I'm glad you enjoyed the concert! I saw him in Marin earlier this year. He was amazing! Did you buy one of those flashdrives from him that allows you to download one of his live performances?

Steedy
06-07-2013, 09:13 AM
I didn't buy a flash drive, but I did buy a "Grand Ukulele" CD and two glasses of wine. :)

mattydee
06-07-2013, 10:35 AM
I'll be checking out the show here in Milwaukee in November. Is it just Jake, or does he travel with backup strings and drum kit like on some of his recordings?

Steedy
06-07-2013, 10:54 AM
It was just Jake and his uke. I was amazed at the sweet tone he has, and by the nice touch he has when playing finger-style, and also by the range of different sounds he gets from his uke. Not to mention his incredible technique and the way he borrows from all sorts of musical styles and makes them his own.