Category «Music»

GRÜBS music – the perfect gift!

For anyone on your “nice” or “naughty” list, ukulele music might be just the thing! Our music is available for purchase … … on CD at Finders Records, from CDBaby.com, and directly from us! … in downloadable digital formats from iTunes, Amazon, Google, and innumerable other fine e-merchants. (We recommend following these direct links if …

“Cheat chords” part 2

I’ve been playing a tenor guitar lately (as part of my “day job” as a church musician), and as you may know I re-strung it to play like a ukulele, because I’m a great big cheater who can’t really play guitar. Speaking of which … As I was working through a song this week that …

A Tiny Desk cameo!

Hey, wow! It doesn’t look like we’re exactly winning National Public Radio’s Tiny Desk Contest at this point (yet?), but we did make an appearance in this promo a few days ago. In fact, two different clips from our “Going nowhere slow” video appear in this; you can see a few seconds of the band’s …

Tiny Desk video … behind the scenes

The first thing you should know about the making of this year’s Tiny Desk Concert contest video is that it was crazy, nasty, windy, blecky outside that evening. Seriously cold-horrible-almost-actually-scary bad. The second thing is that none of us was having a particularly splendid day. Nothing profoundly wrong; just one of those days where you’re …