fiona-crawford-2What is it about a ukulele that tickles us so?

“It’s the sound,” says Fiona Crawford (right; click to enlarge), a singer and uke player.”Even when you’re doing slow songs or sad songs, it’s kind of bright and cheery. It’s got a brightness to it.”

A Red Bank gal of sorts — she lives in Manhattan, but her parents reside on Leroy Place — Fiona is the first part of a double bill of live music at the Red Bank Public Library tomorrow afternoon, wrapping up its Acoustic Saturdays spring series.

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