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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.

Relentlessly in C – ukulele orchestra of GB

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

A Thousand Clowns – a ukulele film for the ages

A Thousand Clowns, a 1965 film based on a play by Herb Gardner is one of the best ukulele films out there.  Murray Burns is an out of work…

The Shaggs tribute concert – Gimme Dat Ding

This is from a Shaggs tribute concert and is great and has ukulele in it. Anyone uninitiated in the ways of the Wiggins Sisters better be prepared to…

U900 – Ukulele Hikima Show

This is the theme tune to the ukulele Hikima show.  Sadly, it’s in Japanese, which I don’t speak  but anything involving u900, the uke wielding knitted duo, is…

SERUTAN YOB – Red Ingle and the unnatural seven

A country parody of Nat King Cole’s Nature Boy (notice the title), this record was released in 1948.  The Passedena Ukulele club provide uke action.  It’s a strange…

To Hear Your Banjo Play – Pete Seeger, Alan Lomax

This is a great little American folk music documentary by Alan Lomax & narrated by Pete Seeger.

Chances with wolves and Elyas Kahn

My favourite radio program at the moment is the brilliantly eclectic chances with wolves on East Village Radio.  Besides a great name, there’s a mixture of rockabilly, soul,…