Monthly Archives: March 2014

Film Can Strummer Contest

The artwork for my YouTube channel is sad.  It needs something new.

If you can design, you can win my Film Can Strummer.


Design an icon (square shape) and cover picture (around 2560 by 1440 pixels) for my channel, then email your entry to

The contest will go until May 1st, 2014. The winner will be notified by email. The prize includes free shipping to anywhere in the world.

Here’s the build video for the Film Can strummer that you could win.

BugsGear Aqulele Review

The folks at BugsGear Ukulele have released a brand new plastic ukulele. I was lucky enough to get my hands on one of them.



It’s a soprano size uke with 14 frets (well the bottom string has 18).   The bridge is innovative with the ability to tie the end of the string in a knot, and then feed it through the top.



The back, sides, and neck are a single piece of molded plastic.



It has geared tuners that seem to work really well.



It comes in three colors.  (Orange is my favorite!)

Check out my video review:

Ukulele Hanger Giveaway from UKEonomics

My friends over at the UKEonomics blog are having a giveaway.   They are giving away two beautiful wall hangers.  All you need to do is take a picture showing where you store your ukes, and fill out a basic form.  (Click here for more details)

The picture can be serious or silly.  Just get creative.

Aren’t they pretty?  

Here is my entry. I need a wall hanger so I can get my ukuleles out of the attic and into the house.  🙂