UU Apparel, Promoting Local Musicians, String Buzzing, and String Superstition

Dear Crystal Ball, when will Ukulele Underground hold it's Virtual Concert? This week the UU Team is discussing when the Virtual Concert might be held, what it may look like, and even some future performers and guest. The guys also ask for help from any designers or apparel specialist. A viewer asks when Aldrine and the UU Boys might go to the East Coast? Aldrine explains why UU has been hesitant about participating in live events, and gives a positive outlook for future events. One member asks why they might be experiencing string buzzing after changing their strings? This leads to Aldrine divulging his superstition of not cutting strings. We answer a couple of questions about performers hurting their voices and tuning preferences before setting the Guidelines for a new Songwriting Challenge. We wrap up with a Bass Ukulele Strings discussion, and explaining why Magic Mike hasn't been on the podcast in a while.

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Questions Asked this Week:
0:18 A lot of things to discuss today

2:00 The Upcoming UU "Concert"

4:45 Day and Time of the UU Concert

8:05 UU Apparel (If You are a Designer and want to work with UU, email questions@ukuleleunderground.com)

11:20 Time Differences and Daylight Savings

14:30 Future Guest for the Concert

17:30 If you want to watch the Concert and more, sign up for UU+

20:30 When is the next time you're coming to the East Coast?

27:50 String Buzzing Origins

34:20 Aldrine's String Superstition

38:45 Do performers hurt their voices because they sing when they are sick?

43:10 C6 or D6 Tuning? (Standard or Whole Step Up)

44:35 Songwriting Challenge #32

Guidelines:
Key of F
Use a 7th Chord (Major, minor, Dominant, any)
Unity

Bonuses:
Doo Wop
Marley Style

Due Date: April 1st

51:50 Difference between Major 7th and Dominant 7th

58:35 Any Tips for good Ukulele Bass Strings? (Aldrine's Youtube Channel)

1:02:25 When is Magic Mike coming back on the podcast?

References/Resources for this video:
Song Library - UU+ Solos
Google Form - Let Us Know What Days and Time Work for You
UU Shop - UU Concert Tickets Coming Soon

TLL Podcast #102 – When Less is More (ft. Kaniho/Randell)
Uke Lesson - Under the Boardwalk (with Kaniho)
Uke Lesson - Faith (with Kaniho & Ka'ili)
Uke Lesson - Ka Uluwehi O Ke Kai (Larnelle, Kaleo, and Kaniho)
Uke Lesson - Uptown Funk (Mark, Kaniho, and Melvin Sings)
Uke Lesson - I Shot the Sheriff (Kaniho)
Uke Lesson - Aloha `Oe (Kaniho and Kahea)

TUUP #44 - Kanile`a + UU (ft. Kaimana Souza)
UU Blog - Ukulele Underground ? Kanile’a Ukulele
Kanile`a - Featured Artist

Uke Lesson - Hotel California (with Kauai Kollab & Fingahs)
Uke Lesson - Straight to the Heart (Shilo Pa & Fingahs)
Uke Lesson - Hallelujah (with Dondi)
Uke Lesson - Sign of the Times (Dondi)
Website - Kauai Beach Resort (KBR)
Youtube - Kawai Pascua
UU+ - Book Your Private Lesson

UU Shop - Browse Curated Ukuleles
TUUP #24 - Favorite Duet (ft. Craig and Sarah)
Live Seminar - Intro to Jazz (with Craig and Sarah)
Masterclass - Bridging the Gap (with Craig)
Masterclass - Bridging the Gap II (with Craig)
TUUP #13 - Who’s that Jakémon? (ft. Jake Shimabukuro)

Website - D'Addario Titanium Ukulele Strings
Website - Martin Graphite Grey Polygut Strings
Website - Savarez Strings
Website - AG X AQ Strings (Aldrine's Strings)
Youtube - Eddie van Halen

Youtube - Avenged Sevenfold
Youtube - Three Plus
Youtube - Pantera
Youtube - Dashboard Confessional
Uke Lesson - Thinking Out Loud (Ed Sheeran)
Youtube - TSO
Youtube - Nightwish
Youtube - Dragonforce
Website - Amoeba
Youtube - Metal on Wax

Ultimate Beginner Course - How to Use a Tuner
UU Podcast – Interview with James Hill (James Explains D6 Tuning)

UU+ Forums - Songwriting Challenge Megathread (Post Your Submissions here)
UU+ Forums - Secret Santa Songwriting Challenge (The Last Challenge)
TUUP #42 - Santa’s UU Work SHOP (Our Last Song Submissions)
Youtube - Jacob Collier

Improvement System - Essential Chords Course 2 (Learn 7th Chords)
Uke Minutes - Movable 7th Chord Shapes
Uke Minutes - Movable Major 7th Chord Shapes
UU+ Blues Course - Week 3: 7th Chords, and 12 Bar Blues
UU+ Blues Course - Week 4: 7th Chord Inversions
Uke Lesson - Waiting in Vain
Songs Made Easy - Waiting in Vain
Youtube - Unity (Mana`o Company)

Website - Tiny Boy Bass
Youtube - ukuleleoversoul (Aldrine's Personal Channel)
Uke Lesson - House at Pooh Corner
Uke Lesson - All My Loving
TUUP #36 - Ukulele Buying Tips (ft. Magic Mike)
Website - Scotty's Music House

Podcast Archive
Old Live Lesson Archive (August 7th, 2014 - March 1st, 2018)
Aloha Friday Jam Live
Aloha Friday Jam Replays

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