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UNPLUGTHEWOOD EP 21

Episode 21 a Re-owned Cd Special, 

Worldofukes.co.uk ohana-music.com Neewer.com Martyn Cooper, Kate and her Baritone. Plastic Jeezus. Dead Mans Uke, Zoë Bestel, Tricity Vogue, Opera-Lele, diamond O and Sister Chlo. Phil Doleman. Mersey Belles. Mother Ukers. Ooty and the Cloud. Chonkinfeckle.  Izzy B. Andy Dan Simon Taylor. The League of Ukulele Gentlemen. Astraluna 

www.plasticjeezus.bandcamp.com

www.deadmansuke.com

www.zoebestel.co.uk

www.tricityvogue.com

www.opera-lele.co.uk

www.phildoleman.co.uk

www.merseybelles.co.uk

www.motherukers.com

https://www.facebook.com/ootyandthecloud/

www.chonkinfeckle.co.uk

https://www.facebook.com/IzzyBUke/

https://andydan.co.uk

www.coolcatukes.com

www.leagueofukulelegentlemen.com

www.astralunamusic.com

https://www.facebook.com/KateandherBaritone/

https://www.facebook.com/Plummers-Mates-1947024955364564/

www.unplugthewood.com

unplugthewood@googlemail.com

http://coolcatukes.com/m_181012_reowned.shtml for the CD £7.50

in aid of https://www.macmillan.org.uk/

CD available from coolcatukes.com. £7.50 plus pnp 

All cash going to MacMillan Cancer Support Charity. 


UNPLUGTHEWOOD EP 20

Unplugthewood Podcast episode 20 

Sorry folks ,all original tracks have now been edited out due to copyright issues but please check out all links provided as these links will take you to the relevant places

UNPLUGTHEWOOD PODCAST IS SPONSORED BY OHANA UKULELES AND UKE MAGAZINE- THE UK’s No 1 Ukulele magazine

Ohana Sopranino Sk21 all solid mahogany and rosewood ukulele, probably available at World of ukes .Sorry for the delay, we have a report from Danny Parker on the Winchester Ukulele Festival and he reads us a self penned poem, the yook ooh pronunciation rears it's ugly head. We talk about The Upton Ukulele festival UP uke duo Opera-Lele  League of Ukulele Gentlemen Grace Kendal Stonehenge the summer solstice touching stones. Sun up sun down 10,000 people  what's  the point of the sun? 

We mention the Ukulele Festival of Wales where we sang Hedge Hog Poo with Andy Dan’s children, Manitoba Hall Digga Digga duo, Sarah Kelly Ben Rouse Thunderstruck. The Gower Heritage centre, didgebeat, Richard Broughton, our copyright notice. George Elmes Uke Magazine Plastic Jeezus The League Of Ukulele Gentlemen Matt Warnes talks us through the inspiration for his song Blue Eyes. 

We mention the Berlin Ukulele Festival, Uke East, Simon Taylor from Coolcatukes.com talks about Oli Mansell's 4 track CD Momentum, the Unplugthewood Stage at GNUF (a Grand Northern Ukulele Festival www.northernuke.com) we have a bit of Oli live at Vinyl Tap GNUF17  olimansellmusic.com Steve Phillips from York is playing a song a day for a year for a really great cause www.365ukesongs.co.uk #365ukesongs don't forget to donate.

We mention how Theresa Adcock ( Michael Adcock’s mum) braved the shave for Motor Neurone Disease, Tough, a little spoken word piece by Krabbers out of his little black book of poems ,Paul Sandham give us a heads up on Hope And Socials 10 year anniversary tour, we are playing at Equinox Festival with Wyrd Sisters,  Martyn Eek Cooper gets a plug in for his gig with Plummers Mates

Mary Agnes Krell tell us that Unplugthewood is totally awesome, Simon Taylor from coolcatukes.com rings in and tells us about his latest videos and musical efforts on Facebook with the  Uke To Bridge, and weird covers challenge groups, 

Mary Agnes Krell tells us about some exciting GNUF and Northern Uke things coming up. Victoria Vox's UK Visit, GNUF tickets on sale soon, Peter Luongo is coming back to GNUF. 

AND we have an Unplugthewood/GNUF News exclusive , somewhere in the podcast - you will have to listen to find out what it is !!

Byeeeee , thanks for listening x

UNPLUGTHEWOOD EP 19

Sorry folks All original tracks have now been edited out due to copyright issues but please check out all links provided as these links will take you to the relevant places

UNPLUGTHEWOOD PODCAST IS SPONSORED BY OHANA UKULELES AND UKE MAGAZINE THE UK No 1 Ukulele magazine

www.ohanamusic.com

www.worldofukes.co.uk

Episode 19 of the Unplugthewood podcast - recorded over two days.  Izzy B Kate and her Baritone CD launch, UKE magazine , we talk about the skills of Andrew Molina , Ohana Ukuleles, Paul Martin , Ukulele Festival of Scotland, Grand Northern Ukulele Festival ,weather, rain and umbrellas,plastic ukuleles !
Mourning Glories ,Ukulele Eric , Mother Ukers , Mersey Belles, Tia Butterworth, Linda Butterworth, birthday cake embarrassment ,Zoe Bestel,Peter Bestel, Grand Northern Ukulele Festival getting an award , Unplugthewood Stage at GNUF , Grab it and Bang , Findlay Napier , everything we play has the copyright owners permission to play , Mr B the Gentleman Rhymer , Opera-lele send a message about upcoming gigs and we talk over them , no idea what the limited edition CD is , Upton Ukulele Festival , Headcorn Parish Church event with Andy Eastwood, George Bartle, Amanda Harkett, Headcorn Ukulele Group , Kent , Winchester Ukulele Festival , Up UKE DUO, Great Central Strummers , Mike slips in 2 seconds of a cover , Paul Martin upcoming show , alphabetical food ,didgebeat, Richard Broughton,Ohana build your own ukulele, first podcast argument - who wins ? , Danny Parker reviews Mother Ukers CD Ukular Power, Mike Haysom music - The Natural Place , Reverend Jim, Robin Evans Esq, Zoe Bestel again. We love her. Tobias Elof , we have multiple problems with pronounciation. Berkhamsted Ukulele Festival, Paul Redfern, someone is grinding outside, Vic Cracknell, Body and Soul Clare Teal, Matt Griffo, Mims Ukes,, got a ukulele .com, cool cat ukes .com,  PHEW X

UNPLUGTHEWOOD EP 18

Sorry folks All original tracks have now been edited out due to copyright issues but please check out all links provided as these links will take you to the relevant places

UNPLUGTHEWOOD PODCAST IS SPONSORED BY OHANA UKULELES AND UKE MAGAZINE THE UK No 1 Ukulele magazine

www.ohanamusic.com

www.worldofukes.co.uk

UNPLUGTHEWOOD EP 18,

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

http://www.unplugthewood.com/…/2018/4/23/unplugthewood-ep-18

UNPLUGTHEWOOD EP 17

Sorry folks All original tracks have now been edited out due to copyright issues but please check out all links provided as these links will take you to the relevant places

UNPLUGTHEWOOD PODCAST IS SPONSORED BY OHANA UKULELES AND UKE MAGAZINE THE UK No 1 Ukulele magazine

www.ohanamusic.com

www.worldofukes.co.uk

Whistle stop bullet points and all that jazz, episode 17 - World of Ukes, UKE magazine , Christine Turner, Tim Smithies, Yorkshire Dales ukulele weekender ,Dead Man's Uke,  League  of Ukulele Gentlemen, Nanukes of the North, Dani and Liam , Robert Whittaker, Operalele , all women episode , N'ukefest , Mersey Belles ,  Hurry Back to Me, from the CD I&U , Hollesley best ever harmonies, rolling in wet grass, Elisabeth Pfieffer UFO fest Ufoukulelefestival.de , Katy Vernon, track Pearl from the CD Present, Grand Northern Ukulele Festival , #GNUF , Ray Winstone Gary Oldman, Mo Slater ,Eastenders,  me - Snorkel Diver Speargun poem. Sisterhood Music Collective , Astraluna Pass of Storms a sonic masterpiece , Simon Taylor, www.coolcatukes.com www.unplugthewood.com unplugthewood@googlemail.com The Hedge Inspectors Spriggan Mist Maltings Farnham, 20th April Windmill Folk Club Albert street Social Club 05 April , Ukulele festival of Scotland bye X

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https://ukulelefestivalofscotland.co.uk/

http://worldofukes.co.uk/

UNPLUGTHEWOOD EP 16

Sorry folks All original tracks have now been edited out due to copyright issues but please check out all links provided as these links will take you to the relevant places

UNPLUGTHEWOOD PODCAST IS SPONSORED BY OHANA UKULELES AND UKE MAGAZINE THE UK No 1 Ukulele magazine

www.ohanamusic.com

www.worldofukes.co.uk

Right here we go. we're back, Welcome to 2018!
Episode 16, brought to you by unplugthewood.com
SNOW DAY, Near nude pictures of me in the snow on Facebook.
Caroline's recent brush with something nasty, the wonderful NHS, cracking on. We spill the beans on The Enchanted Market, Spriggan Mist, Belly dancers, Jonas and Jane and The Capo Thieves.

We get a call from Mary Agnes Krell who tells us about all things GNUF 2018 and GNUF's ' the EPIC award' nomination, I turn into a huge fan boy when Mr B gets a shout out, this year will be the 6th GNUF.

We speak to Jody Tavender about her new webite Harmany Vocalz, about being on Britains Got Talent as MEAT DIVA, and her other projects The Fabulous Funky Funks and Souled Out.
Check it out, Jody is an incredible singer, one of the best soul voices we have seen live.

Stephen Brunton the Man behind Jesus Hooligan calls in and talks
about his music, new recordings, builing his unique barrel drums, Balstock Festival, the Hooligan Drum Circle, Writing poems, spoken word nights and his plans to get his songs back out there. 

We end with our new single, Leave Me Alone - The Hedge Inspectors. Available now on iTunes, Spotify, Google play, and all other popular download sites.
Thanks for listening .

If you would like to be included either to chatt or play some of your original tracks in a future podcast contact us at unplugthewood@googlemail.com

Mike and Caroline - The Hedge Inspectors x

UNPLUGTHEWOOD EP 15

Sorry folks All original tracks have now been edited out due to copyright issues but please check out all links provided as these links will take you to the relevant places

UNPLUGTHEWOOD PODCAST IS SPONSORED BY OHANA UKULELES AND UKE MAGAZINE THE UK No 1 Ukulele magazine

www.ohanamusic.com

www.worldofukes.co.uk

Unplugthewood episode 15 with your hosts The Hedge Inspectors. From unplugthewood.com. We use gotaukulele.com for some ukulele events coming up, using Barry Maz for our made up sponsor of the month.
We chat to Jeff Japers about stuff he is up to, he is doing a set for us at Unplugthewood later in September. We reminisce about our first Cheltenham, we play his song "Subway" our favourite song about foot longs. Sarah Kelly gets a mention. We discover "rate my call": we get a call from Alaska from an ice road trucker who nearly hits a moose. Andrew Daniels, (AndyDan( gives us a call from 20,000 leagues under the sea, we talk uke tech , UKE MAGAZINE ,  players sex pics, Mustang Sally and The Who. 
I get a poem challenge from Simon Taylor at coolcatukes.com to write a poem about biscuits. We discuss poached eggs. iRobot calls us up, then we get a call from Matt Stead who rescues us from a biscuit loop. We actually manage to play the correct track from his CD The Wend. We get asked some questions through Facebook: biscuits, uke strings, strum patterns, worst gig, high G low G and nose hair.
We can't stress enough how good The Quiet Whistle test is. Links below. We play a tune by Kevin McCrudden, Kev's Tune, it's brilliant have a proper listen. We finish off with a Hedge Inspectors track "the loneliest man in the ground". 

gotaukulele.com

Jeff Japers

AndyDan

Matt Stead

Kevin McCrudden

The Quiet Whistle Test

UNPLUGTHEWOOD EP 14

Sorry folks All original tracks have now been edited out due to copyright issues but please check out all links provided as these links will take you to the relevant places

UNPLUGTHEWOOD PODCAST IS SPONSORED BY OHANA UKULELES AND UKE MAGAZINE THE UK No 1 Ukulele magazine

www.ohanamusic.com

www.worldofukes.co.uk

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. 

https://itun.es/gb/Qa_Dkb

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

www.unplugthewood.com

Links

coolcatukes.com

opera-lele.co.uk

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

facebook.com/ootyandthecloud

essexukulele.co.uk

northernuke.com

uke-a-bay.co.uk

UNPLUGTHEWOOD EP 13

Sorry folks All original tracks have now been edited out due to copyright issues but please check out all links provided as these links will take you to the relevant places

UNPLUGTHEWOOD PODCAST IS SPONSORED BY OHANA UKULELES AND UKE MAGAZINE THE UK No 1 Ukulele magazine

www.ohanamusic.com

www.worldofukes.co.uk

An experiment in sound, 

Unplugthewood on the road, the A32 in fact, Today we are in our Suzuki Alto on our way from Holybourne  to Hedge End, This episode is sponsored by CoolCatUkes.com, the only place to go for ukulele reviews, news, CD reviews and loads of other fun. We will be talking French kissing girls at a school disco, haircuts, 80's fashion, GNUF17 A Grand Northern Ukulele Festival 2017, The Winchester Ukulele Festival, The Ukulele festival of Scotland and The Uke Express in October. We have music from Andy Dan, Plastic Jeezus, Matt Stead Rob Ash, and others mentioned Robin Evans, Ooty and the cloud, We Tigers , Prof Chris, Tyrone, Phil Doleman, Ian Emmerson, Simon Taylor, Chris Nevard, Martyn Eek Cooper and The Morgellons

Let us know if the audio is good enough for the podcast as it may help us get a few more of these out. 

 

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All tracks have been used with the creators permission, If you would like to submit an MP3 of original material please send it to unplugthewood@googlemail.com

UNPLUGTHEWOOD EP 12

Sorry folks All original tracks have now been edited out due to copyright issues but please check out all links provided as these links will take you to the relevant places

UNPLUGTHEWOOD PODCAST IS SPONSORED BY OHANA UKULELES AND UKE MAGAZINE THE UK No 1 Ukulele magazine

www.ohanamusic.com

www.worldofukes.co.uk

MENTIONS THIS EPISODE

UKE MAGAZINE

THE HEDGE INSPECTORS

COOLCATUKES.COM

WORLD OF UKES

 

Liam Capper Starr

Robin Evans ESQ

Operalele

 

THE GRAND NORTHERN UKULELE FESTIVAL

UKULELE FESTIVAL OF SCOTLAND

WINCHESTER UKULELE FESTIVAL