All posts in "Ukulele"

How To Build Your Own Ukulele

By Glen / February 21, 2019

Building an instrument of your own can be an experience which deepens your connection to the instrument itself. I mean, when you’re involved in the most fundamental process of its design and construction, it’s simply no wonder why you would cherish it so much. Why Build Your Own Ukulele? The majority of people would be satisfied simply buying their […]


The Top 5 Best Concert Ukuleles (Updated For 2019)

By Glen / October 15, 2017

What better way to get into creating your own music than on a ukulele?

As a traditional Hawaiian instrument, it has gained a lot of popularity in the recent years, with many popular musicians integrating the soft sound of the uke into their songs. It’s perfect for chord strumming coupled with singing and works great even when used within a smaller, acoustic band. There are, however, different sizes, tonewood choices and a couple of other features that differentiate ukuleles for different purposes. In this article, we will focus on the best concert ukes, the advantages and important specs to consider when buying the perfect one.


The 5 Best Tenor Ukuleles (Updated For 2019)

By Glen / September 30, 2017

The ukulele is a wonderful instrument, great not only for skilled players but beginners as well. It offers a wide range of different playing styles and genres of music and is amazingly fun to play once you get a hang of it. As it’s more compact and portable than an acoustic guitar, it’s easy to carry around. However, with so many options which one is the best choice?

There are different types of ukuleles, varying in size, build quality, materials etc. In this article, we will not only cover the basic features and specs of good ukulele options, but we will also present to you our pick of the top 5 best tenors.


27 Easy Ukulele Songs For Beginners

By Glen / June 11, 2017

Starting out on ukulele can be challenging. Your fingers lack the dexterity and muscle memory to smoothly transition between chords. Each chord takes effort to memorize and recall during playing. Your strumming is stiff and inaccurate and you are mistakenly muting strings when you shouldn’t be. If this sounds familiar you’ve come to the right place! I’ve found the easiest ukulele songs for beginners.​


Ukulele Sizes – A Guide For Comparison

By Glen / June 3, 2017

Ukuleles come in 4 common sizes: soprano, concert, tenor and baritone. Each size has its own unique set of characteristics as well as a few pros and cons. Choosing your first ukulele won’t be difficult if keep a few considerations in mind when making your selection. We’ll discuss everything you need to know about the different sizes of ukuleles so you can feel confident when making your selection. We’ll cover the different costs, versatility, playability and volume of each size.


The Best Ukulele Brands

By Glen / March 31, 2017

Even though they are often considered as simple, ukuleles are pretty difficult to manufacture. That is, if you want the end product to be a quality one. Today we are going to list some of the best ukulele brands out there, and tell you exactly why they hold such a status in the community.


The Best Electric Ukulele For 2019

By Glen / March 2, 2017

Having a ukulele with built in electronics gives many benefits over the standard acoustic ukulele. You will have the option to plug your ukulele into an amp or PA and play with a group of people, adjust your EQ settings, and use the built-in tuner. […]


The 5 Best Baritone Ukuleles (For 2019)

By Glen / February 24, 2017

Wanting a deeper sound? The baritone ukulele stands out among the ukulele family with a deep, full sound. The biggest of the ukes, it’s tuned lower to D-G-B-E. This tuning will be familiar to guitar players as it is the same as the bottom four strings on a guitar. […]


The Best Soprano Ukulele Under $100 For 2019

By Glen / January 30, 2017

So you’ve decided to buy a soprano ukulele? Soprano ukuleles – otherwise known as ‘standard’ ukuleles – are the smallest ukuleles out of the ukulele family. Due to their small size and classic tone, they’re one of the most sought after […]


The Best Ukulele For Beginners For 2019

By Glen / January 18, 2017

So you’re looking to learn the ukulele? Well, look no further. We’ve compiled a list of the best ukuleles for beginners so you don’t have to spend hours researching online. Once you’ve finished this article, you’ll have all the information you need to select the ukulele that best suits your needs […]