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Win-Win: good music, good people, good cause: Bill and Kathy Evans Family Benefit.

John McEuen has a new Circle style project with plenty of great mandolin content out Sept. 30 entitled Made in Brooklyn.

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Congratulations to Dylan Ferris of British Columbia, receipient of the 2nd Annual Monroe Mandolin Camp Scholarship.

Ralph Stanley's funeral now on YouTube.

We adore this blond teens Gibson F-4 just in at Elderly Instruments.

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