2017 NAMM Show
A bit of reporting and photos from our 2017 NAMM Show experience in Anaheim, Calif., including a chance meeting with the legendary Andy Manson and one of his newest creations, shown below.
Pictures of the new Eastman octave mandolin we saw at the NAMM Show in Anaheim. Very nice. So new they just received the day before the show.
Meet The Shisha Group. Help crowdfund a Cafe regular's new album with a new band.
Meet legendary builder Andy Manson and a one-of-a-kind mandolin. We got to at this weekend's NAMM Show.
Double-stops explained logically by David Benedict on Mandolins Heal The World.
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Insightful! Video #3 of 7 from Aaron Weinstein's Mandolin Etude Thursdays.
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- 01/23/17, 06:32 AM - Mandolin Setup with Detailed Photos
- 01/23/17, 06:28 AM - Replacement tailpiece for Gypsy Octave Mandolin
- 01/23/17, 06:23 AM - NTGD: Warren Ellis
- 01/23/17, 06:10 AM - The saddest song ever
- 01/23/17, 06:09 AM - Headphones recommendations?
- 01/23/17, 06:05 AM - NAMM 2017 Anaheim
- 01/23/17, 05:55 AM - Are there any good luthiers in Netherlands (Amsterdam area)
- 01/23/17, 05:53 AM - On-stage tuning for bouzouki and cittern
- 01/23/17, 05:45 AM - So what is the "real" value of a Loar in today's world?
- 01/23/17, 05:31 AM - Tried GDAE tuning on my Ibanez PFT2 doesn't sound that good.
- Solo Mandolin - David Mansfield Performs Grateful Dead's Workingman's Dead
- New Music from Andrew Buckner- Coffee and a Good Book
- Christmas Carols for Crosspicking Mandola or Tenor Banjo
- Mandolin Licks-Ercises - Licks, Tunes and Exercises for Beginning and Intermediate Players
- Philadelphia Mandolin Ensemble - Global Mandolization
- 12th Annual Targhee Music Camp
- Saga Introduces Redesigned Deluxe Kentucky F-Models
- Classical Themes: Mandolin Play-Along Volume 11
- Mandolins Heal The World Interview with Don Julin
- Gold Tone Announces New Mandocello Model
- January 24 - Mar. 28 - Wernick Method Jam Class with Kelly Bogan, Spokane, WA
- January 25 - Mar. 15 - Wernick Method Jam Class with Harry Gambrill, Ridley Park, PA
- January 27-29 - Winter Village Bluegrass Camp, Ithica, NY
- January 28 - Wernick Method Jam Class with Scott Wilkins, Watertown, MA
- January 28 - March 4 - Wernick Method Jam Class with Allie Burbrink, Franklin, NC
- January 29 - Mike Marshall Mandolin Workshop, Wuppertal, Germany
- February 1 - Mar. 22 - Wernick Method Jam Class with Duck Adkins, Marietta, GA
- February 3-5 - Nashville Mandolin Camp - Winter Edition, Goodlettsville, TN
- February 4 - Mandolin Day with Mike Giverin, Manley, England
- February 4 - Wernick Method Jam Class with Scott Wilkings, Runnemede, NJ
- 11/30/2016 - Mandolins Heal The World Interview with Don Julin
- 10/13/2016 - John Reischman - Music From Up In The Woods
- 09/18/2016 - Ethan Setiawan - Checkpoint Interview
- 09/12/2016 - Joe K. Walsh - Borderland Interview
- 08/18/2016 - The Harmonic Tone Revealers
- 06/23/2016 - Michael Daves ArtistWorks Interview
- 05/01/2016 - Mandolin Mondays - An Interview with David Benedict
- 03/09/2016 - The Rise of Marla Fibish
- 02/28/2016 - Rarities and Lutherie Tango at Gryphon Stringed Instruments
- 01/21/2016 - Sierra Hull Weighted Mind Interview
This Day In History
January 23, 1910,
Gypsy Jazz guitar legend Django Reinhardt born in Liberchies, Belgium.
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Mandolin Cafe Events Calendar for January 23, 2017
Digging the new Pono line just hiting retail. Here's their Terz Octave Mandolin at Fiddler's Green.
Mandolin Mondays #55: David Benedict tackles Super Mario Mandolin Medley. #mandolinmondays
Folk Alliance International tells us their camps are starting to fill up, so register soon! Radim Zenkl and Rich DelGrosso handling mandolin tracks.