Recent content by ukeyermind

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    Magic: Investigating the Vibrations @ UWC2010

    This is stupid long, so read it or don't read it, but don't say I didn't warn you. . . ************************************************************************ Reviews of the 2010 Ukulele World Congress tend to share a certain vocabulary: unbelievable, surreal, mind-blowing, magic. Why...
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    Indianapolis Ukulele Meet-Up

    Hey there, Circle City Ukers . . . This isn't my club, and in fact my schedule won't allow me to attend its meetings, but I thought folks might like to know that a new Ukulele Meet-up is forming in Indianapolis - the first meeting is this Saturday. If interested, go to meetup.com, register...
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    Freddy Spaghetti

    Couldn't help but notice the fluke shot on last night's episode of Parks and Recreation. We're everywhere.
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    Demetri Martin plays the uke

    Anyone else see this week's Important Things with Demetri Martin on Comedy Central? He played an original song on what looked to me to be a Kala concert. Thumbs up for ukin' in prime time. Thumbs down for tuning it like a guitar. Still, Demetri is pretty cool, and I guess he plays the uke in...
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    Bob Rules (Price is Right song) Keller Williams cover and . . .

    LonnaB and I are pleased to present this version of Bob Rules by Keller Williams - with a little "Kiss" thrown in for Valentine's Day. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C1UmeVZ8ylo Have a great day, y'all!
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    Does anyone else . . .

    struggle with finding a balance between the sheer joy of making music and the shame of doing it badly? I'm not fishing - like a lot of people, I'm sure I'm my own worst critic, and really, no one has ever been anything other than super-positive and encouraging. Still, it's a weird thing. On...
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    Converting guitar tab to uke tab

    Okay, so I finally got to the point where I was like, "no, really how do you convert guitar tab to uke tab?" And I know there are such things as powertab and guitar pro, but I suspect those programs are for folks who can already play their instrument. I just feel like I should be able to pick...
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    Why Stars(?) All American Ukulele Cover Tribute Band

    Hmmm, we're actually not technically a band at all. And we're definitely not stars, but here's our 2-part tribute to Widespread Panic anyway. UkeIndy doing All Time Low: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mDmo823k9EY&feature=channel_page ukeyermind doing Blue Indian...
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    Youtube > Mp3

    Apologies if this has come up before - I did a search and found nothing which means either I'm bad at searching (likely) or this may be helpful to some of you: I'm rocking a laptop with no speakers right now. No soundcard, no nothing. Turns out pouring water on your laptop does not improve the...