Open Mic Night…

December 10, 2008

…with Jake Shimabukuro.  A great version of My Guitar Gently Weeps, on Ukulele.



  1. Wow, that is amazing!

  2. Ya, so Jake made the rounds on Japanese children’s TV playing the Uke like nobody’s biz. The only problem was that the pre-school Japanese girls kept asking Jake if he had a girlfriend. I believe Jake to be exactly like Takuma Sato (F1) and Canoe Reeves (Sudo Acting) in the way that they are all immensely talented in their own fields (except maybe for canoe), but not so good at defending their masculinity. That being said, the show on Japanese television didn’t really show off his skills as well as this video. And being an American with a Japanese last name (like Jake), he held no chance against the Japanese school girl army. However I do hope that someone deserving like Jake can make it in the US market above other chumps that shall named unmentioned. (close to water)

    That being said, I’m sure I could take em…….


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