Greg Olwell

An Empire of Ukuleles

By Jim D'Ville About 300 miles due east of Seattle, Washington, lies the vast Inland Empire. Known mostly for its agricultural contributions—they grow more ... Read More...
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Baby’s First Restring

Making that first string change can deliver some surprising improvements to your ukulele By Nicolas Grizzle I’m a hobbyist ukulele player. I don’t gig, b... Read More...

Uke Tales: Finding a Jewel

A White Elephant Martin 5K By Sandor Nagyszalanczy Uke Tales is a regular series exploring ukuleles with an interesting story, a personal connection,... Read More...


Happy 60th Birthday, Iz

By Nick Grizzle Let’s take a moment to wish a happy birthday to Iz, who would be blowing out 60 candles on his cake today. Israel Kamakawiwo’ole's death in 199... Read More...


Greg Olwell


Editor, Ukulele magazine Senior editor, Acoustic Guitar magazine