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    Not selling, but I wish you luck finding these...

    Not selling, but I wish you luck finding these ukuleles!

    I believe I have only once seen a Cocobolo uke for sale on here, and that was from someone who had two in the household.

    On my...
  2. Well, I would find it more likely that youtubes...

    Well, I would find it more likely that youtubes statistics are not accurate. When I see an old "public" video that has an average view time of 6 seconds, that is obviously the case.
    But one week...
  3. Sticky: That sounds nice. Which luthier? By the way,...

    That sounds nice. Which luthier?

    By the way, that Flight you have been playing for a while really suits your playing and vice versa. If a luthier build will lift the sound further like that uke...
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    This makes perfect sense, though the high notes...

    This makes perfect sense, though the high notes and keys dont stick together always.
    My point was only valid if you want to sing verses and make chord melody instrumental breaks with the exact same...
  5. Sorry to miss this week. I fumbled around with a...

    Sorry to miss this week.
    I fumbled around with a Tom Waits song with bloodstains in it, but didn't manage to learn it.
    I will listen to the rest of your entries and enjoy them.
    Not good at...
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    Obviously a far east made solid wood uke at the...

    Obviously a far east made solid wood uke at the same price point will be used for landfill and be way inferior to a mexican made HPL ukulele. Or not.

    You write that Martin offers ukuleles at many...
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    I assume that Mahogany is not that more expensive...

    I assume that Mahogany is not that more expensive in Nazareth than in China, the difference in crafting costs are way bigger.
    Ib China they can make a solid Mahogany uke that can sell for < $300....
  8. Does the book specify that all melody lines is...

    Does the book specify that all melody lines is arranged for the ukulele?

    Lots of "fake books" have lead sheets with staff music for the melody, intended for singing. And then the chords you can...
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    If Cocobolo wanted a logo other than just...

    If Cocobolo wanted a logo other than just letters, I wonder if a simplified picture of the mountain on their labels could work in inlay?
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    Like most of the Facebook replies, I think that:...

    Like most of the Facebook replies, I think that:

    - The pegheds turned that way looks horrible, I dont know how magic fluke gets away with it somehow.
    - The full name logo looks cheap
    - A logo...
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    Yeah, I just dont get how the Yeti fits in then....

    Yeah, I just dont get how the Yeti fits in then. Is there a mixer you can plug USB mics into?
    I thought that mixers goes with regular mics.
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    I never recorded an electric instrument, so can't...

    I never recorded an electric instrument, so can't really answer you question. But I recorded stuff with a Blue Yeti, and I dont really understand where the mixer comes in.
    The Yeti is a USB mic,...
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    Some of those seem a bit pricey. The FSC...

    Some of those seem a bit pricey.

    The FSC mahogany concert looks nice, but $2399?
    When the C1K is 499?
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    Well, this one you I recently played at the Zoom...

    Well, this one you I recently played at the Zoom thing, but I haven't put it on Youtube before.

    I looked it up for uke4ias Season 437 "Aint No Mountain High Enough" season back in the summer, but...
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    Interesting subject. There are probably people...

    Interesting subject.

    There are probably people here with more knowledge than me. But for what it is worth:

    Some of the oldest brands still in production are Kamaka and Martin. Still, there...
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    Here is a Van Morrison song for you. ...

    Here is a Van Morrison song for you.


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nlNfjwppdF4&feature=youtu.be

    I covered it before, but that was on my old channel and without the bass in there. Sorry...
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    There are a couple of songs that I practiced last...

    There are a couple of songs that I practiced last year, but didn't manage to learn within the week.
    I hope I can manage to finish one or two of those this week :-)
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    I dont rotate. I pick the ukulele that I believe...

    I dont rotate.
    I pick the ukulele that I believe sound right for a particular song. That does mean that some ukes dont get as much playtime as others. I just sold one uke, I am down to 6 now. I...
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    Happy birthday!

    Happy birthday!
  20. Learn recording and production skills, so EQ and...

    Learn recording and production skills, so EQ and compression doesnt just ruin the sound.

    Practice multi track recording, to improve my timing. That might help me if some day I find some fools who...
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    My favorite horror movie is The Orphanage. A...

    My favorite horror movie is The Orphanage.

    A spanish movie, and a bit of a master piece imo.
    It is creepy scary in an underplayed down to earth way.
    Actually the plots seems to make perfect...
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    Perhaps I will try tapewounds some day. I...

    Perhaps I will try tapewounds some day.
    I bought some half rounds based on the comparison in the link below. I am not using an emerald bass, but those spoke the most to me. Still havent changed the...
  23. Poll: Is this a new years resolutions thread? "this...

    Is this a new years resolutions thread?

    "this year I will not buy more ukes!"
    Come february: "Oh, this new model just came out, and this one is on sale..."

    Since I got my Cocobolo back in the...
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    They offer either Kala UC Hard Polyfoam Ukulele...

    They offer either Kala UC Hard Polyfoam Ukulele Case, or the Kala Vintage Alligator Hard Case. Both say "Uke Crazy" on them.
    Anyway, I opted for the Hard Polyfoam Case, since I dislike the faux...
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    When I think of it, the baritones range would...

    When I think of it, the baritones range would probably suit me better than the tenors, when I play the way I play an ukulele.

    Often I will play some jazz standard and sing the melody, then have...
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