january 2014 was an amazing news month for survivor girl ukulele band.
on the 24th, sgub got the entire front page of the variety section of the wadena pioneer journal. wow!!
my dad and two brothers and their families live in wadena, and for the last two years when i’m back in the usa, i stay in wadena and take care of my dad, who just turned 90. this article was written by ethelyn pearson, who has been in journalism for more than 50 years. thank you wadena pioneer journal, and thank you, ethelyn, for the great article!!
then back in my old hometown of hendricks minnesota, longtime kelo-land tv news anchor steve hemmingson gave sgub nearly a full page in his private subscription hendricks newsletter. wow!!
thanks, steve! because of your coverage, we’ve gotten a number of new likes on the survivor girl ukulele facebook page from some of my childhood hendricks friends. yay!!
and then on the 31st, survivor girl ukulele band project made the front page of the times of india!!! wow!!
there are two americans on that page — me and justin bieber. hahahah!
thank you times of india and lawrence milton for spreading the word about survivor girl ukulele band!!!
the survivor girl ukulele band project is made up of many people who care about the girls i work with, and i wouldn’t be here without you. thank you for joining the band.