press release

5.5.2018: San Francisco Ukulele Sensation, Cynthia Lin, Embarks on Nationwide Tour with Revived Ukulele Days Album - download pdf
press bio

Creator of the #100DaysofUkuleleSongs project, Cynthia Lin is a YouTube sensation and a modern-day jazz ukulele diva based in San Francisco, California. Through her popular YouTube channel (20+ million views) and approachable teaching style, Cynthia has helped hundreds of thousands of people across the world to discover the joy of ukulele. Her online Patreon community has over 1900 members, and she leads the vibrant San Francisco Uke Jam community with her uke partner Ukulenny. Together they founded the first SF Uke-tober Fest, which was officially recognized by the State Assembly of California.

As a singer-songwriter, Cynthia has released 7 album recordings independently, with her recent albums Ukulele Days and Cozy Christmas hitting the Billboard charts in their first week of release. Cynthia performs regularly solo, with a jazz and uke combo, and with her acclaimed Bay Area band, Cynthia Lin and the Blue Moon All Stars. She encourages you to follow your passion.


Cynthia Lin - Cozy Christmas
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Cynthia Lin - Ukulele Leap - photo by Sherry Lu
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Cynthia Lin - Ukulele Bike - photo by Lana Mril
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Cynthia Lin - Jazz Ukulele - photo by Anna Wu
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Cynthia Lin - Jazz Vocalist - photo by Anna Wu
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Cynthia Lin and the Blue Moon All Stars - Zombie Heart - photo by Willy Chen
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Cynthia Lin and the Blue Moon All Stars - Balloons - photo by Willy Chen
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Cynthia Lin and the Blue Moon All Stars are a 9-piece Bay Area band featuring a menagerie of acoustic instruments including ukulele, cajon, banjo, horns, and the occasional glockenspiel and kazoo. From indie folk to island reggae to Bruno Mars and Amy Winehouse, they bring sass, class, and a high-energy retro vibe to the stage. Check out their video for "Zombie Heart" at

San Francisco jazz ukulele artist Cynthia Lin plays swing, bossa, and blues with a rotating cast of her favorite local musicians.