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Ukulele Magazine Spring 2016 Issue Preview

Special Focus: “Buyer’s Guide” A guide to test driving ukes. Tips on buying a step-up uke. What size uke is right for you? Features and Departments Folk Uke: Amy Nelson, daughter of Willie Nelson, and Cathy Guthrie, daughter of Arlo Guthrie. Special Feature: Jake Shimabukuro on his new album. Special Feature: Fiona Silver. Why I […]

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Ukulele Magazine Winter 2015 Issue Preview

On the Cover Kanekoa: Maui’s beloved ukulele jam band. Special Focus: “Ukulele Style: Gear, Fashion & More” Uke Cruises: Floating Fun Uke and Food: A Winning Combo A Day in the Life of Five Ukers (Plus a Uke Starter Kit Illustration) Features and Departments Gracie Terzian: up-and-coming New York jazz singer plays the harp ukulele. […]

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Taimane
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Ukulele Magazine Fall 2015 Issue Preview

On the Cover Taimane Gardner: Hawaiian prodigy expands uke horizons. Focus: Hawaii and the Roots of Ukulele The Four K’s: An overview of the major Hawaiian uke builders. Five up-and-coming Hawaiian ukers. Five classic Hawaiian albums. Features and Departments Mario Maccaferri: Maker of popular plastic Islander ukes from the 1950s. Photo Essay: The West Coast […]

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Gibson Acquires HarmonyCentral.com

For the past two decades, HarmonyCentral.com has been one of the most popular Internet resources for practicing guitarists. Thanks to its wide-ranging collection of crowd-sourced gear reviews, industry news, classified ads, and forums, the site has built a diverse and devoted online community, with hundreds of thousands of registered users to its credit. About ten […]

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Stageit
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Live Concert Streaming Service Takes Off

About 15 years ago, a pop duo known as Evan and Jaron, identical twins, rose up the charts with the infectious, hook-laden “Crazy for This Girl.” (Fans of Dawson Creek will surely remember this hit from its appearance in the cult TV show.) Unfortunately, the career of Evan and Jaron plateaued soon after this breakthrough, […]

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Ukulele Magazine Summer 2015 Issue Preview

On the Cover Sylvie Simmons: Esteemed rock journalist releases a stunning uke-based album. Focus on “Get out and Play!” Summer Camp: How to choose a uke camp that’s right for you. How to Entertain the Old Folks. Kid Friendly: Introducing the uke to your children. Features and Departments Cowboy Sid Hausman: The uke plays Western […]

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