Figuring out how much a ukulele can cost is like asking how long a piece of string is. The answer is, it depends! You can…Leave a Comment
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It can be tough to compare Makala vs Kala ukuleles, especially when they seem so similar! In fact, they’re both made by the same company,…One Comment
Tuning a bass ukulele can be tricky at first. Once you get the hang of it, though, it’ll become first nature. Here are a few tips to help you if it’s your first time tuning a bass ukulele.One Comment
Looking for a great ukulele? Check out our guide to the best ukulele brands! When shopping for a new ukulele, it can be hard to…14 Comments
One of the big questions when buying any ukulele is whether to go with one made of solid wood or laminate. This is especially true of acoustic-electric ukuleles, because people are more likely to want to play them in public and want the best sound possible.
Conventional wisdom says that solid wood is better, but this isn’t necessarily true for an acoustic-electric ukulele. This article will discuss the pros and cons of each, as well as a great compromise between the two that might be the best solution for you.6 Comments
It doesn’t seem like a big deal, but this is a debate that can spark a riot at any ukulele convention: how do you pronounce ukulele, YOO-kuh-lay-lee or OOO-koo-lay-lay? The pronunciation of “ukulele” can get surprisingly complicated, and carries with it a lot of interesting history.
So, how do you pronounce ukulele? Well, first, we need to start with how Hawaiians pronounce it!One Comment
There are many different kinds of pickup, and it can be tough deciding what kind to get. One big decision is whether to go for an installed pickup in your ukulele, or just get an external one that clips or stick on. There are benefits and drawbacks to each option, and it’s good to ask yourself a few questions before deciding.
This article will go through the top things you should consider before buying either an external pickup for your ukulele, or one to install permanently.2 Comments
If you want to plug in and rock out, you need an electric ukulele. There are a lot of great electric ukuleles on the market today, and one of the biggest decisions is whether to go with an acoustic-electric or solid body electric ukulele. There are benefits and drawbacks to each one, and what works for one person won’t necessarily work for another one.
This article will walk you through the most important questions you need to ask yourself before deciding which option is best for you.4 Comments