D’Ukes Archive

  • Essex based ukelele band D'Ukes recently mate a surprise appearance in Channel 5's Big Brother house, to help out the housemates with one of their tasks

    Big Brother is watching… D’Ukes!

    Essex based ukelele band D'Ukes recently mate a surprise appearance in Channel 5's Big Brother house, to help out the housemates with one of their tasks

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  • D’Ukes, Essex’s foremost Ukelele band, are looking for a new member! This is from their website: Deadline 21st July 2012, auditions in August 2012 D’Ukes are an eight piece band of singers/ukulele players who regularly perform at theatres, clubs, festivals and private events across the south east and beyond, including […]

    Uke Player/Singer Wanted!

    D’Ukes, Essex’s foremost Ukelele band, are looking for a new member! This is from their website: Deadline 21st July 2012, auditions in August 2012 D’Ukes are an eight piece band of singers/ukulele players who regularly perform at theatres, clubs, festivals and private events across the south east and beyond, including […]

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  • D'Ukes give the ukelele a 21st century makeover as part of Altogether Now

    D’Ukelele!

    D'Ukes give the ukelele a 21st century makeover as part of Altogether Now

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  • Once considered a novelty, the modest ukulele is enjoying a surge in popularity. This small four-stringed, two hundred year old instrument is being celebrated at the first ukulele festival for East London and Essex. The Queen’s Theatre, Hornchurch has collaborated with Essex based ukulele band D’Ukes to present D’Ukes Fest […]

    D’Ukes Fest

    Once considered a novelty, the modest ukulele is enjoying a surge in popularity. This small four-stringed, two hundred year old instrument is being celebrated at the first ukulele festival for East London and Essex. The Queen’s Theatre, Hornchurch has collaborated with Essex based ukulele band D’Ukes to present D’Ukes Fest […]

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  • Ah, the ukulele: small, sweet and twangy, and if you’re not grown up enough to play a real guitar like me, a good place to start learning to play an instrument. I’m not sure who is responsible for bringing it from George Formby’s window cleaning days to now – perhaps […]

    D’Ukes

    Ah, the ukulele: small, sweet and twangy, and if you’re not grown up enough to play a real guitar like me, a good place to start learning to play an instrument. I’m not sure who is responsible for bringing it from George Formby’s window cleaning days to now – perhaps […]

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