Ok this episode we try out our new audio setup, we hopefully can now do live interviews, today we talk to Simon Taylor from coolcatukes.com , (the 3rd most popular ukulele blog in the world ) 'He may not be an expert but we value his opinion' , about all things cool cat ukes, and the unplugthewood open mic sessions. #openmictips. 

Next we talk to Henry Lynch the main man behind the Oakham Ukulele Club, he is up in Liverpool for the Big Boat on The Mersey, Christine Turner chips in for a bit, he gives us a breakdown of the event this weekend, Ukulele Uff, Dead Mans Uke, The League of Ukulele Gentleman, no Mersey Belles unfortunately who were busy elsewhere. We talk about GNUF1 in Pontefract. 

The George from Opera-lele, talks about events he and Mandy have been involved with and events that he has lined up. George also runs the Headcorn Ukulele club, we also talk about Sangers travelling solar powered horse drawn stage show. He talks about Uke East in Norwich, he is doing some more of his naughty songs so cover your ears, but not too much. 

Then Sally Davies from the fab trio Ooty and The cloud rang in to tell us all about this weekends Colwyn Bay Ukulele festival this weekend 'Uke-a-bay' . 

Outro song is 'Go Doggin ' by The Hedge Inspectors. Available on iTunes, only 99p. 


If you would like to submit a tune for future episodes please drop us a line at unplugthewood@googlemail.com. 

We are also interested in sponsorship, if this is something we can help you with let us know unplugthewood@googlemail.com

Mike and Caroline

The Hedge Inspectors





worldofukes.co.uk/events big boat on the Mersey / Uke Express