Tuesday, 26 June 2012

UKEJam - "Strum for a Cause"


Hi guys ! here's an update about MUG upcoming event.
this is our monthly picnic - UKEJAM #7 which is slightly at a different venue with a theme and we called it
UKEJAM - STRUM FOR A CAUSE

we've been planning to do UKEjam session in various places around town but due to everyone busy schedule, we have to postpone and postponed and etc. as for now, we able to contact with Rumah Solehah and made a date for MUG to visit them at the same time get them to know more about UKULELE and of course, HAVE FUN !

"RUMAH SOLEHAH is a halfway house for women, children and orphans made vulnerable by HIV/AIDS.

It was established by the Islamic Medical Association of Malaysia (PPIM) with the support of the Ministry of Health, to provide healthcare and medical treatment, as well as moral and spiritual support for the residents.


RUMAH SOLEHAH is currently housing 3 boys, 7 girls and 5 mothers.


Baby Rayyan - 10 bulan
Rashidi.          - 6 tahun
Yusof              - 8 tahun
Alissa.             - 7 tahun
Fina                 - 8 tahun
Fika.                 - 9 tahun
Fatihah.            - 9 tahun
Aziera.              - 10 tahun
Aisyah.              - 13 tahun 
Balqis.              - 14 tahun


RUMAH SOLEHAH have been lucky enough to receive the love and support from several organizations, groups and individuals (such as Standard Chartered, AsiaWorks, Jaclyn Victor Fan Club, Yayasan Salam,) over the years. 


And let's hope we will continue to do so for many more years to come..."


we are inviting all MUG'ers to come down and join the "Strum for a Cause" UKEJAM. we are about to make a different. this kids need attention and love. MUG itself was to create awareness of spreading the Ukulele-love. so, why not spend your weekend with this kids. strum some fun song. play some fun activities. eat some delicious food. - together.



here's the details about the event :



DATE : JULY 8th 2012 (SUNDAY)
TIME : 2PM till 6PM
VENUE : RUMAH SOLEHAH, No 2, JALAN BUDIMAN 11/117A, TAMAN MULIA, BANDAR TUN RAZAK, 56000 Cheras , KL


we also would ask you guys a favor to bring food on your way here. its "POTLUCK". you can bring anything for us to chew to swallow to dig in as long as it doesn't bring bad to health. hehe. sharing is caring && do it with love.


we will update you more on whats happening that day.


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SCHEDULE :


2:30pm – Ketibaan
2.45pm – Kata-kata aluan, presiden/naib presiden/setiausaha
3.00pm – Ukejam 1*
3.30pm – Ukulele Musical Chair
4.00pm – Ukejam 2*
4.30pm – Jamuan Ringan (Potluck) dan Tamat (diiringi Geylang Si Paku Geylang)

*Senarai cadangan lagu untuk Ukejam.
  • 1.       Najwa Latif – Kosong
  • 2.       Bo – Lagu
  • 3.       Rasa Sayang
  • 4.       Jimmy Palikat  –  Tanak Kampung
  • 5.       Najwa Latif – Cinta Muka Buku
  • 6.       Yuna – Terukir Di Bintang
  • 7.       Yuna – Dan Sebenarnya
  • 8.       Etc 
//PS : if you don't have transport to go there, just drop a comment in event page or here. we can do car pool or work something out. okay! - nak seribu daya. hihi.


UKE.nited as ONE !

Thursday, 21 June 2012

Interview : NTV7 Breakfast Show

as we had been around actively for a year now and we are growing still, with the support of you guys. thank you so much ! we appreciated it. we'd been call for an interview, introducing our Ukulele Community here in Malaysia.

youtube below was recorded by Sofia's brother, there's no proper recording for this show thou. so, the quality is a little bit bad but anyway, atleast we have something than nothing right? :)

p/s ; mind the "ukelele", people used to mis-spell that. -__-





Thank you NTV7 Breakfast show for having us !

we have one more interview soon.
:)

Photos : Uketime

its super hot outside in the mid town of kuala lumpur, but thank god Chatime Galleria, Lot 10 provide us some nice chill drinks ! we love it ! thank you Chatime Galleria :D

here are the photos of what's happening during last UKETIME.
































we hope that everyone enjoy && we look forward to do more activities here, soon.

mahalo ! 

Ukulele Chill-Out





MUG thought of doing our UKEJAM #7 this weekend, but it seems like we have to postpone till next month - before ramadham comes of course. but no worries uke-rs ! Ukulele Malaya had something to share with you guys.


they are organizing "UKULELE CHILLOUT


"That day is the day for "relaxing” – strumming, jamming, chilling. There will be ukulele performances (of course!!), and more opportunities to meet others from different kind of backgrounds."


 so, mark your calender && don't miss out the chance to gather with the ukulele lovers in a greener chill out place in Janda Baik.

check the link to know more about the event.

Mahalo everyone ! :)

One Love by Orkes Akiuku

we are very proud of Orkes Akiuku - ukulele community in sabah where they came out with an album called "ONE LOVE"

checkout youtube below.
:D


 


if you guys want to know more about them or how to get their album, just visit their facebook group : 


want to buy the album? sure you can !


people in penang, visit : 


people in kl/selangor, visit :


spread the ukulelelove !

Photo : UKEJAM #6

the usual monthly uke-jam at the usual place, taman tasik titiwangsa.
even thou at some place it rains heavily earlier, but never stop us from get the ukulele out from the house and enjoy strumming before the rains start to pour again.

enjoy the photos. 
:)












wish you could be in the photo?
do come to our next uke-jam.
we welcome you guys for sure ! 
:D

mahalo everyone !


we are OFFICIAL !

its been a while since our last update && we hope you guys are still with us !
anyway, just to spread out the awesome news that we not really tell around much - somehow like we've been too busy with our own work. *sigh

as for those who didn't know, we are

OFFICIALLY REGISTERED COMMUNITY !
yeay! 

finally we made it ! as for now, we are concentrating on preparing membership and official tshirt 
:D

keep checking on our update as we will let you guys know from time to time.
thanks for all your support ! lets spread the ukulele-love.

Mahalo everyone.

Wednesday, 13 June 2012

MUG Flashmob


this was one first trial on doing a flashmob - we never try we never know. right? so, it turn out kinda okay. but we hope, next time we can do better. the more the merrier ! :D 

 Pumped Up Kicks - Covey by MUG 


more video can see thru Lois Loo Youtube Channel

:)

UKE-TIME news.

Thank you Chatime Galleria and people who make this happen. we had a great UKETIME!