Thursday, 22 December 2011

The ukulele rises tonight! - with Lynne Butler

Thanks to Lynne Butler (UK) for news and greetings; more details of Lynne's radio shows are on the separate 'Radio playlists' post:

Merry Xmas to you and a happy new year, and a big 'thank you' for tuning in over this last year. Listen and look out for the various programmes going on with UKCountry Radio and Bluegrass Planet Earth over the Christmas period (schedule below). Please also see attached information about the EBMA membership and don't forget to join the BBMA as well. Great advantages to doing so!

Tonight's programme is a two-hour documentary, 'The rise of the ukulele', featuring interviews, facts, fun, and brilliant tracks. I hope you enjoy. It is also being repeated tomorrow afternoon.

The schedule for the shows on UKCountry Radio is as follows:
22 Dec. 19:00 'The rise of the ukulele' (documentary)
23 Dec. 16:00 'The rise of the ukulele' (repeat)
24 Dec. 13:00 'Christmas in the Boudoir' (purely bluegrass Xmas songs/tunes)
25 Dec. 17:00 'Christmas in the Boudoir' (repeat)
27 Dec. 22:00 EWOB Festival highlights
28 Dec. 22:00 La Roche Festival highlights
29 Dec. 22:00 Didmarton Festival highlights
30 Dec. 22:00 Cornish Bluegrass Festival highlights

Some of these shows will be aired on Bluegrass Planet Earth; you will be notified of dates and times as and when I know them.