Search:

Type: Posts; User: Joe King

Page 1 of 18 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    14
    Views
    441

    Makes sense to me. I am into shapes, patterns and...

    Makes sense to me. I am into shapes, patterns and the starting position (which usually tells me what key I'm in).
  2. Replies
    32
    Views
    645

    IIRC, for the Kindle FireOS (which is based upon...

    IIRC, for the Kindle FireOS (which is based upon Android) there is an app for YouTube (which was recently re-instated after Amazon and Google made nice again after being at odds for a while), and if...
  3. Replies
    9
    Views
    238

    For context, I use only fluoro strings, usually...

    For context, I use only fluoro strings, usually Martin, and only change them if/when I notice they are having intonation issues, which is more obvious when playing up the neck, and not so obvious if...
  4. Replies
    11
    Views
    218

    Hey there Jared! That was such a fun song and...

    Hey there Jared!

    That was such a fun song and performance :)

    Your video made me smile wide and LOL because I have not heard that song in ages, so thank you for bringing some joy to my day!

    I...
  5. I was going to mention him too. If one...

    I was going to mention him too.

    If one searches YouTube, there are many interviews with him where he explains his technique and his reasons for playing without a pick.
  6. Replies
    2
    Views
    83

    This is really neat Daniel. Thanks for sharing :)

    This is really neat Daniel. Thanks for sharing :)
  7. Congrats! and thanks for sharing... For some...

    Congrats! and thanks for sharing...

    For some great soprano players, you might want to check out videos on YouTube of:

    - Samantha Muir
    - John King
    - Roy Smeck
  8. Replies
    4
    Views
    237

    Thanks for another great review Baz! This uke...

    Thanks for another great review Baz!

    This uke is really neat, and I am very impressed by what Pete and Shelley are creating. :)
  9. Replies
    8
    Views
    473

    FYI - Camsuke (the person playing in that video)...

    FYI - Camsuke (the person playing in that video) is a member here on UU. :)
  10. Replies
    52
    Views
    1,773

    Buddhuu thank you for the efforts here to...

    Buddhuu thank you for the efforts here to maintain decorum.

    Please stick around as a member - we need you here. :)
  11. Thread: Alice Strings

    by Joe King
    Replies
    14
    Views
    369

    this is interesting - do you have a link to these?

    this is interesting - do you have a link to these?
  12. I wonder if anyone on the International Space...

    I wonder if anyone on the International Space Station has been known to play the uke.

    If so, I've not seen any mention of it in the news reports over the years.

    Given the restrictions on...
  13. Replies
    5
    Views
    275

    Th OP should be advised that these ukes are steel...

    Th OP should be advised that these ukes are steel string and not nylon-type strings, and with magnetic pickups,they will only work with steel strings.
  14. Thread: BeatBuddy

    by Joe King
    Replies
    5
    Views
    233

    UU member Olarte had shown and discussed in two...

    UU member Olarte had shown and discussed in two previous threads here from 2014 and 2015:
    ...
  15. Thread: Funky Frets

    by Joe King
    Replies
    8
    Views
    142

    Thanks for the update. I am looking forward...

    Thanks for the update.

    I am looking forward to your photo diary of the event. :)
  16. I totally understand that. I'd consider it to...

    I totally understand that.

    I'd consider it to be the special "Jim Hanks Model", and the new owner would continue your legacy of creating great music.

    I dont play any 6-stringers, but if it...
  17. That looks wonderful and has a sweet sound. I...

    That looks wonderful and has a sweet sound. I really like the headstock logo being minimal and etched like that, and the soundhole rosette looks very "tactile" as Baz might say.

    Huge surprise to...
  18. Does this count? ...

    Does this count?

    https://forum.ukuleleunderground.com/forumdisplay.php?21-Regional-Get-Togethers

    I found it listed in the main list of sections for the UU forum.

    Go here to see more...
  19. Maybe this discussion can all be summed up...

    Maybe this discussion can all be summed up thusly:

    "Hawaiian is, as Hawaiian does..."
  20. Replies
    10
    Views
    315

    in that photo it looks like the strings are wound...

    in that photo it looks like the strings are wound starting at the bottom of the post, up to and exiting to the nut* at the top of the post.

    Seems to me that your break angle over the nut* is going...
  21. Replies
    15
    Views
    633

    Sounds great - and your performance is so...

    Sounds great - and your performance is so relaxed, that I feel relaxed as I am watching you.

    I've always liked this as one of the best songs that Sting wrote, about his friend Quentin Crisp...
    ...
  22. Thread: Sand Castles

    by Joe King
    Replies
    4
    Views
    115

    Hi Craig - I really enjoyed your performance...

    Hi Craig -

    I really enjoyed your performance here and your Moore Bettah sounds really great too.

    Thanks for sharing this one :)
  23. Replies
    22
    Views
    2,896

    FYI Mandolin nut width is typically 30mm, and I...

    FYI Mandolin nut width is typically 30mm, and I know that this is problematic for those who prefer a wider nut.

    Also a typical mandolin is not built/braced for the lower ~23 lbs of string tension...
  24. I'm a big fan of Jimmy Fallon too. Here he is...

    I'm a big fan of Jimmy Fallon too.

    Here he is with Kermit performing "Rainbow Connection", and looks like Jimmy might be playing a Kamaka tenor:


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=deCOJt_x3b8
    ...
  25. Yeah, I can see the rib cage image, but for me,...

    Yeah, I can see the rib cage image, but for me, even more so, the pattern on the top kinda reminds me of the underbelly of a horse-shoe crab.

    Or something ominous out of a horror film as the...
Results 1 to 25 of 438
Page 1 of 18 1 2 3 4