Roy Smeck

Bob’s Burgers

Episode 8 of Song Exploder, Bob’s Burger’s creator, Loren Bouchard, explains what he loves about the ukulele and how he composed the title song for the show. “The…

Ukulele in the Wild a DJ Mix

If I ever get time I will extend this to a longer set with Wolfman Jack type voice over, but for now, this will have to do.

An infinite number of chimps playing ukulele

If an infinite amount of monkeys can come up with the complete works of Shakespeare, what would an infinite number of chimps kicking out the jams on ukuleles come…

Sylvie Simmons Interview

I interviewed Sylvie Simmons last year after her Leonard Cohen book tour.  In the interim, she’s done the unthinkable, crossed the divide from rock journalist to musician and…

Malvina Reynolds – The New Restaurant

I’ve been listening to Malvina Reynolds recently and I just love her.  She’s mainly known as a songwriter and had a few hits in the 60s with songs…

John Fahey – Christmas Album

The New Possibility: John Fahey’s Guitar Soli Christmas Album, is the christmas album that keeps on giving.  If you’ve never been lucky enough to listen to John Fahey’s…

Buster Keaton – Steamboat Bill, Jr.

The one in which Buster Keaton has a ukulele.  Steamboat Bill, Jr. is on youtube for your viewing pleasure.

John Hannah – Tiki Style Uke


Relentlessly in C – ukulele orchestra of GB

A loose interpretation of Terry Riley’s minimalist masterpiece on the ukulele.