51 episodes

UKE BOX is the all-ukulele radio show and music podcast. Each week, there's a new all-ukulele playlist on a theme or a spotlight on a ukulele artist. UKE BOX is all ukulele all the time; Wednesdays at 5pm on Trent Radio 92.7FM in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada with host Lester Alfonso (and co-host Georgia May.)

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UKE BOX is the all-ukulele radio show and music podcast. Each week, there's a new all-ukulele playlist on a theme or a spotlight on a ukulele artist. UKE BOX is all ukulele all the time; Wednesdays at 5pm on Trent Radio 92.7FM in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada with host Lester Alfonso (and co-host Georgia May.)

    While My Ukulele Gently Weeps

    While My Ukulele Gently Weeps

    UKE BOX 2 — While My Ukulele Gently Weeps



    (original broadcast date: September 26, 2012)



    The Beatles on ukulele featuring Jake Shimabukuro, Paul McCartney, paxukulele, George Harrison, Greg Hawkes with many more and including live performances!



    PLAYLIST



    While My Guitar Gently Weeps by Jake ShimabukuroGirl by JillianfoshoEleanor Rigby by greghawkesmusicLucy in the Sky with Diamonds by Lester and Victoria (live)Here Comes the Sun by thetzbSomething on the Ukulele (Beatles cover) by aaronjreidSomething by Paul McCartney Back in the U.S. (Live 2002)Ukulele the Beatles — Obladi Oblada by uke3453Eight Days a Week by Lester and Sunny (live)The Fool on the Hill by Sinus MensesI Want to Hold Your Hand by GoMeZInKRocky Raccoon by paxukuleleDear Prudence ukulele cover by Jeff MeechaiAll My Lovin’ ukulele cover by Lester Alfonso (live)With a Little Help from my Friends by paxukuleleAcross the Universe by Lester, Victoria, and Sunny (live)Devil and the Deep Blue Sea by George Harrison



    UKE BOX is the all ukulele radio show on Trent Radio 92.7FM in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada with your host Lester Alfonso. It’s recorded live every Wednesday at 5pm.



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    • 59 min
    Champions of the Ukulele

    Champions of the Ukulele

    UKE BOX 1 — Champions of the Ukulele



    (original broadcast date: September 19, 2012)



    Champions of the ukulele: folks who can’t stop playing, promoting, and extolling the virtues of the ukulele as an instrument of peace, love, and happiness.



    PLAYLIST



    Ukulele Anthem by Amanda Palmer (Studio Version)Corinne Bailey Rae — Put Your Records On, Ukulele Cover by Emily 52 CoversBohemian Rhapsody by Jake ShimabukuroLitte Boxes by Walk Off The EarthLMFAO – Party Rock Anthem (ukulele cover) by koshergoose7Mellow Yellow by Lester and Victoria (live)Oh! Sunken Ship by Swan PhoenixTraditional fiddle music – Smash the Window by James HillLeonard Cohen – I’m Your Man by Lester Alfonso (live)M-A-U-R-E-E-N (radio edit) by Josh RikfinScene from The Jerk (1979) with Steve Martin and Bernadette PetersWhat the World Needs Now by Jim BoggiaNeil Young — Harvest Moon by Lester and Victoria (live)MIA — Paper Planes (ukulele cover) by ukelscutePeter Schilling — Major Tom by thegentlesurprise



    UKE BOX is the all ukulele radio show on Trent Radio 92.7FM in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada with your host Lester Alfonso. It’s recorded live every Wednesday at 5pm.

    • 54 min
    Ukulele Lady

    Ukulele Lady

    UKE BOX 92 – Ukulele Lady
    (original broadcast date: March 25, 2015)
    Celebrating the Ukulele Lady with special guest Victoria Wood.
    PLAYLIST
    1. Ukulele Lady by Bette Midler
    2. Ukulele Lullaby, Since Ukulele Lady Had A Ukulele Baby by Trix Sisters with Josephine Trix on Uke (1926)
    3. Ukulele Anthem by Amanda Palmer
    4. Ukulele Lady by Lester and Victoria (live)
    5. Milkshake by Tricity Vogue (from The Blue Lady Sings)
    6. Choli Ke Peeche by Tricity Vogue (from The Blue Lady Sings)
    7. Bodysurfing by Taimane Gardner (from ‘Ukulele Dance)
    8. I Just Can’t Stop Myself (From Writing Love Songs About You) by Sophie Madeleine
    9. Run Away and Join Circus by Tricity Vogue (from Songs For Swinging Ukuleles)
    10. Radiohead — High and Dry by Amanda Palmer (from Amanda Palmer Performs The Popular Hits Of Radiohead On Her Magical Ukulele)
    11. Soft Cell – Say Hello, Wave Goodbye by Tricity Vogue
    12. Take Your Love With Me (The Ukulele Song) by Sophie Madeleine (from LOVE.LIFE.UKULELE)
    UKE BOX is the all ukulele radio show on Trent Radio 92.7FM in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada with your host Lester Alfonso. It’s recorded live every Wednesday at 5pm.

    • 58 min
    UKETRONICA

    UKETRONICA

    UKE BOX 105 – UKETRONICA
    (original broadcast date: August 25, 2015)
    Ukulele inspired electronic dance remixes.
    PLAYLIST
    1. Nacho ft DJ Dooze (Still haven’t found what I’m looking for) Ukulele dance mix by Ernest Luis
    2. Somewhere Over the Rainbow by Kaminada
    3. Brittany Pavia – Crave You by Flight Facilities Adventure Club Ukulele Remix
    3. Zee Avi – Kantoi (Don Fiya Dutch Ukulele Remix) by Don Fiya
    4. Go Along to Get Along (Blueglue Remix) Ukulele Jim
    5. Crawlin’ Away (The Nautic Jets Remix) by Ukulele Jim
    6. Bang Bang – Daniel Vernunft Remix of the Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain
    7. Bang Bang – Estévez Remix of the Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain
    8. Bang Bang – Ibiza Air Remix of the Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain
    9. Bang Bang – YuYuMa ChillOut Remix of the Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain
    10. Bang Bang – The original track by the Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain
    Albums
    Kickstarted! – EP by Ukulele Jim
    The Ukulele Orchestra vs Ibiza Air
    Kaminada on SoundCloud
    UKE BOX is the all ukulele radio show on Trent Radio 92.7FM in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada with your host Lester Alfonso. It’s recorded live every Wednesday at 5pm.

    • 58 min
    Unscripted

    Unscripted

    UKE BOX 113 — Unscripted
    (original broadcast date: December 2, 2015)
    “Winging it” on the all ukulele radio show; host Lester Alfonso launches into a spontaneous private unscripted concert on a dare.
    PLAYLIST
    1. Leonard Cohen — I’m Your Man (live) by Lester Alfonso
    2. Alt-J — Breezeblocks (live) by Lester Alfonso
    3. Nahko – Aloha Ke Akua (live) by Lester Alfonso
    4. Erika Eigen – I Want to Marry a Lighthouse Keeper (live) by Lester Alfonso
    5. Ukulele Lady (live) by Lester Alfonso
    6. Georgia May – Oh, Sunken Ship! (live) by Lester Alfonso
    7. Just Another Day Wasted Away by Johnny Marvin and Ed Smalle
    UKE BOX is the all ukulele radio show on Trent Radio 92.7FM in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada with your host Lester Alfonso. It’s recorded live every Wednesday at 5pm.

    • 28 min
    Ralph Shaw

    Ralph Shaw

    UKE BOX 81 – Ralph Shaw
    (original broadcast date: December 3, 2014)
    A spotlight on the King of the Ukulele — Ralph Shaw.
    PLAYLIST
    1. Every Night About This Time
    2. Cocktails for Two
    3. Skylark
    4. Lullaby of the Leaves
    5. Electricity
    6. We Three (My Echo, My Shadow and Me)
    7. The Burglar
    8. Busy Line
    9. Ukulele Lady
    10. Everything is Free
    11. La Mer
    12. Puttin on the Ritz
    13. (excerpt) Birds of a Feather: Unplucked
    14. Cheek to Cheek
    15. I Don’t Want to Set the World on Fire
    16. Noughts and Crosses
    Link
    ralphshaw.ca
    Albums
    Birds of a Feather: Unplucked by Ralph Shaw
    By George by Ralph Shaw
    King of the Ukulele by Ralph Shaw
    Laughter by Ralph Shaw
    Table for Two by Ralph Shaw
    UKE BOX is the all ukulele radio show on Trent Radio 92.7FM in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada with your host Lester Alfonso. It’s recorded live every Wednesday at 5pm.

    • 58 min

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What a solid offering of concentrated Ukulele music! No where else are you going to find a podcast with actual Uke featured music. Most other podcasts, though great in their own right, feature talking and more talking. Not Uke Box. I listen over and over to the offerings so well curated. I highly recommend Uke Box to any and all interested in listening to and /or playing the Uke.

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