Amps, Fret Wires, and Touring Friends
It's funny that an episode all about tech has some technical difficulties of its own. On this week's Live Lesson the guys test out a different streaming system which causes some intermittent audio/video issues. Nevertheless, the guys field a variety of questions, most of which center around accessories. They talk about various amplifies, pedals, and cables. Aldrine also talks a bit about fretboards and well dressed fret wires. They wrap up the lesson by sharing some of their favorite musicians to tour with.
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Questions Asked this Week:
1:10 What's a good small amp for the ukulele?
16:20 Pedals and Microphones
24:10 How much do your cables cost?
27:15 How often do you need to change the bulb in your amp?
29:10 Does tuning up a whole step cause intonation problems?
36:25 Do you like higher fret wires?
44:40 Why did old ukes have fretboards that were flush with the body?
49:05 The trend of percussive ukulele
51:30 Aldrine's favorite musicians to tour with.
55:00 Who does Aaron like touring with?
1:01:35 Have you ever tried the cables with the button to switch it off?
References/resources for this video:
Website - Fender Champion 600
Fender - Champion Amps
Website - Roland AC-33 Amp
Website - AER Amps
Webcam Sessions - My Uke Survival Kit
Website - Fishman Loudbox Mini
Website - Marshall Micro Amps
Website - Vox amPlug2
Amazon - Boss DS-1 Distortion Pedal
Amazon - Behringer Pedals
Website - SM58 Shure Microphone
Amazon - Behringer Xm8500 Microphone
Website - Yamaha THR10
Website - Analysis Plus Golden Oval Cable
Instagram - Jake with his Golden Analysis Plus Cables
Website - Zaolla Silverline cables
TLL Podcast #51 - Real Talk: Uke Maintenance
Youtube - Derick Sebastian
Merch Store - AGxAQ Ukulele Strings
Youtube - Randy Gapasin
Reddit - r/ukulele
UU Podcast - Interview with Taimane Gardner
Master Class - Bruce Shimabukuro
Youtube - Julia Nunes
Youtube - Danielle Ate the Sandwich
UU Podcast - Danielle ate the Sandwich
Uke Lesson - L-O-V-E (feat. Craig and Sarah)
Duos - Craig Chee and Sarah Maisel
Youtube - Abe Lagrimas Jr
Website - Fender Fatfinger