Here’s a cheery little Tom Waits blues number for Easter - Chocolate Jesus, played by Nigel D’Eon:
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The 2010 film, Mighty Uke, which travels the world to discover why so many people of different nations, cultures, ages and musical tastes are turning to the ukulele, is being shown at 9pm Tues 29 Jan & 1.30am & 9am Wed 30 Jan on Sky Arts 1 (for those without satellite, the DVD is also available from Amazon & other on-line retailers).
Here’s the official trailer as a taster:
Ahoy me hearties! Blisterin’ barnacles, it be International Talk Like A Pirate Day.
PLUC (Pirates of Lewisham’s Ukulele Crew) be strummin’ a few sea-shanties, dancin’ the hornpipe & drinkin’ plenty o’ grog. Any lily-livered land-lubbers who be askin’ us if we play follickin’ George Formby will be made ter walk the plank.
‘Ere be a coupla songs to get ye into the mood: Read the rest of this entry »
This is what happens when you receive a mysterious email from the 4-Stringed Secret Service asking if you’re interested in taking part in a ukulele flash mob at a secret London location:
As usual, I managed to secrete myself near the back, under the right hand lion. I particularly like the photo of the Heritage Warden in the set of pics from melpressmen on Demotix.
Official YouTube now out – see if you can spot me!