Roots Uker Lil’ Rev Overcomes Adversity with ‘Fascinatin’ Rhythm’

From the Spring 2017 issue of Ukulele | BY JIM D’VILLE In 1980, 12-year-old Marc Revenson—now best known as Lil’ Rev—purchased a guitar with money earned from his paper route in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. This led him through a succession of musical instruments, including harmonica, mandolin, and banjo. Then, in 1993, “I was playing at an Irish pub … Continue reading Roots Uker Lil’ Rev Overcomes Adversity with ‘Fascinatin’ Rhythm’