Ukulele Death Squad

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The world’s most dangerous ukulele group is back in 2018.

After sold-out Adelaide 2017/2018 and Edinburgh 2017 Fringe seasons, the boys return with new recruits and a brand new show that’s sure to blow minds and shake up the world of uke yet again. This show is not for the faint-hearted. Enter at your own risk.

Exploding onto the scene in February 2017 at the Adelaide Fringe Festival, Ukulele Death Squad blend their own ukulele style with flamenco, Mexican, rap and folk, with an energetic performance that goes beyond anything audiences have ever seen.

“These guys are fantastic” – ABC Radio

“You boys did not disappoint… Totally lived up to your rep.”  Bell Bottom Magazine

“The Ukulele Death Squad picked up their tiny instruments, stepped into their suits, and it was on.”  The Byron Echo

“Beautiful stuff” Radio Adelaide

  • 3, 5, 7-9, 12 August, 9pm @ Leith Depot – Buy Tickets
  • Sat 4 August, 1.30pm-4pm @ George Square, Glasgow – Free Event – more info
  • Sat 4 August, 11pm @ The Hug and Pint, Glasgow – Buy Tickets
  • Sat 11 August, 11pm @ Assembly George Square Studios – One – Buy Tickets
  • Sun 12 August, 6.30pm @ The Spiegeltent, Charlotte Square Gardens, Edinburgh – Comics Portrait of a Serious Artist, Edinburgh International Book Festival – Buy Tickets

The Ukulele Death Squad strives to entertain and wow their audiences by pushing the boundaries of the small four stringed instrument– the Ukulele.

Exploding onto the scene in February 2017 at the Adelaide Fringe Festival, they blend their own ukulele style with Flamenco, Mexican, rap and Folk, with an energetic performance that goes beyond anything audiences have ever seen. The Death Squad have already managed to achieve sold-out Adelaide & Edinburgh Fringe Festival Seasons in 2017/2018. Also taking out Best Music Act of the whole 2018 Adelaide Fringe. In fact they have sold out every single show to this day.

The UDS will warp your perceptions of ukuleles one nylon string at a time. With stage-craft, mad thumping rhythms and outrageous solos, they will quite literally blow your minds. Enter at your own risk.

 

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Venue

Leith Depot
Assembly George Square Studios - One

Dates

3, 5, 7-9, 12 August

4 August

11 August

12 August

Times

9pm
1.30-4pm
11pm
6.30pm

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