Category «Press»

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Midwest Uke (and Harmonica) Camp, June 2018

FYI: We were just informed about the June 2018 Midwest Uke and Harmonica Camp, sponsored by Elderly Instruments. (The GRÜBS are not affiliated with this camp; just passing along the info.) The all-inclusive weekend offers a packed slate of workshops, performances, and musical camaraderie. We have assembled a world class staff teaching artists, offering our attendees over …

It’s a blog blog blog blog world

As Geoff said last week on Facebook: ‘The blog blog (sic) Feedspot has named the GRÜBS website as one of the top 50 ukulele blogs and websites “on the planet”! (They don’t say which planet.)’ https://blog.feedspot.com/ukulele_blogs/ If we’re serious about maintaining our top-50 status, it’s probably time for an update, so here’s some of what’s …

Tiny Desk Contest winner 2017 (not us, but …)

We didn’t win NPR’s Tiny Desk Contest (again) this year, but we were featured in one of NPR Music’s compilation videos! The soundtrack belongs to somebody else, but you can see three seconds of our magical apparation around 0:57, … and then our dolly reappears at 1:45, and puts her arms in the air like …

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 …