We have a chat about the next issue of Uke Magazine from worldofukes.com, we use the calendar from gotaukulele.com to tell you about uke fests going on around the planet for the next month, cheers Barry.
We talk about Farnham Maltings Folk night featuring The Hedge Inspectors, All Things Considered and the wonderful Spriggan Mist www.sprigganmist.co.uk we play a track from The Portal Album from Spriggan Mist track 11 The Good Ship Polyphemus.
We get a message from George Bartle about his new venture The Tin Roof Strollers and we play a track by them Swingy Little Thingy, And then we get a call from Manitoba Hal https://www.manitobahal.com/ which takes us to The Ukulele Festival of Scotland https://ukulelefestivalofscotland.co.uk, we get a call from Marc Gallagher informing us of his upcoming appearances, I read a poem call Dogs. Then we move on to Stephen Brunton's latest project 'Devilin me' and we play Linns Song, I dare you to play this in the dark.
We play a wonderful track by the equally wonderful Zoe Bestel , Tale of the Sea which is simply wonderful. Her latest album is out now on CD and Vinyl woooooooooo.
Crispy Jones tells us about his latest charity project, 'Ukulele Hope 2 ' , a compliation CD raising money for Medicins sans frontiers , just 6.99 in euros - www.crispyjones.bandcamp.com. Simon Taylor from coolcatukes.com tells us about his songwriting contest at GNUF 18 where you can win a Baton Rouge Uke from Worldofukes.co.uk.
We talk about GNUF 2018 where we will be running an unplugthewood stage.
Then we top this episode off with a call in from none other than the superb Mr B The Gentleman Rhymer http://www.gentlemanrhymer.com telling us about his appearance at GNUF A Grand Northern Ukulele Festival northernuke.com and other chap hop greatness over the summer catch him when you can he is ace.
Phew......nite nite
we have permission to play all the tracks from the copyright owners