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    Grateful Dead Ukuleles

    Anyone buy the Grateful Dad ukuleles? My fiance did and she doesn't play, she just wants to hang them on the wall.
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    Do you still have your first one?

    I don't have my first instrument at all (guitar & bass) yet thinking when I get my 3rd ukulele that I might just donate my first one that cost me $47 to Goodwill. But then something stops me.
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    Do you feel a teacher is necessary?

    I say no! Recently on FB I had a disagreement with someone saying you need a teacher to which I completely disagree. Some of the most amazing musicians are self-taught. I myself are a combination of lessons and self taught; the later being the ukulele. Others I received lessons but did a lot on...
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    Strap Pin - Universal?

    So stupid me drove all the way to NYC to buy a new Ukulele and then drive the 1.5hrs back home and after opening it realizing I completely forgot to have them install pins. I Google and researched and nervous to do it but from what I read as long as I have a piece of wood inside at the back...
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    Fender App

    Don't assume I am getting it but seeing so many advertisements I figure I ask. Anyone use the Fender app for bass, guitar, and/or ukulele?
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    Help me understand the Baritone

    So you have Soprano, Concert, and Tenor all with the same tuning. Then you have the Baritone which is the first 4 strings of a guitar and naturally the same tuning as a standard guitar. So I ask, if that is the case then the ukulele chords don't carry over at the Baritone. So for instance the...
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    NYC Ukulele Shop

    Not exactly close to me but not extremely far either: http://www.ukehut.com/ Curious if anyone has been there? Google shows the reviews are good.
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    Fighting Your Instrument

    Someone once said playing is hard enough, you don’t need to fight your instrument and she was right in saying that. Why am I bringing this up you ask; glad you asked. Today was supposed to be a lazy Sunday with some chores and this and that. But the one thing I wanted to do was play even if it...
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    REMOVABLE Pick-up

    I decided for reasons of my own I am going to get the Outside Ukulele. With that said and to keep the design where it can handle the elements including water I want a removable pick-up. The main reason for a pick-up is when I decide to do so I want to get the Roland Cube to putz with different...
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    Hello from CT

    Hi Everyone, Between being a little bored at work and coming on here frequently I figured maybe it is time for me to make an account. I am not sure if I will have much to contribute for I am not a fanatic about the ukulele as well as the other instruments I play, but I do enjoy playing. Being...