Jake Shimabukuro on NPR

According to boingboing.net, NPR yesterday reaired its 2006 feature on ukulele virtuoso Jake Shimabukuro.   Jake Shimabukuro had a big youtube hit two years ago with a Central Park performance of “While My Guitar Gently Weeps.” 

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  1. cymast

     /  December 11, 2008

    I like this version. The ukulele makes it sound so much better. Foregoing the lyrics makes it sound so much better too.

  2. acilius

     /  December 11, 2008

    I agree! You know George Harrison was a great fan of the ukulele and wrote many of his songs on it. Maybe that’s why it sounds better.

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