Uke fans really, ahem, got behind Meghan Trainor’s recent video of the booty-call anthem “All About That Bass.” Now, Trainor is back with her take on Taylor Swift’s infectious “Shake It Off.” Trainor even put her own spin on some of the lyrics: "So Taylor, shake 'em off / don't let 'em get to ya [...]
If you follow pop music, you may have noticed a recent proliferation of songs sung by women about their own behinds. From Nicki Minaj's "Anaconda," to Jennifer Lopez's "Booty," there are no shortage of songs and videos of late that flaunt that particular body part. Against that, ahem, backdrop, comes Meghan Trainor's "All About That [...]
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For earthquake-rattled Napa Valley, the Wine Country Ukulele Festival should provide some welcome relief. The festival, which is held in St. Helena, California, comes less than two weeks after a 6.0 earthquake caused and estimated $1 billion in damages to the fabled wine-growing valley. Scheduled performers and workshop leaders include Heidi Swedberg & the Sukey Jump Band, [...]
Do you live and breathe the aloha spirit? If so, and you're not already in Hawaii, the next best place to be on September 7 might just be Seattle, Washington. The seventh annual Live Aloha Hawaii Cultural Festival will take place at that day from 11 a.m.-7 p.m. at the Seattle Center. In addition [...]
Tinseltown has a thing for ukuleles and the hula. The Grammy Museum in Los Angeles, California, will host a one-night celebration of our favorite four-stringed instrument on Wednesday, September 27. Titled KoAloha Ukulele: From Hawaii to Hollywood - Mele in Film, the program will feature a screening of "The Haumana," Keo Woolford's 2013 feature-length drama on [...]