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Sierra Hull is IBMA Mandolin Player of the Year

Sierra Hull has grabbed the title of IBMA Mandolin Player of the Year. Congratulations! Check out our blockbuster Sierra interview from earlier this year.

Sierra Hull is IBMA Mandolin Player of the Year

Entertaining, insightful. The New York Times Magazine feature What's 'A Prairie Home Companion' Without Garrison Keillor?

Registration for the 2017 Nashville Mandolin Camp is now open. Three spots remaining.

Lot of great music released on September 30 over the years. See for yourself.

When the Dawg speaks, we listen. Mandolins are for being played.

Another seemingly great deal on eBay, this 1993 Gibson F-5L at $4K.

25% off all Mel Bay titles thru Oct. 3. Use Discount Code MB25.

Real good price on a low mileage Gibson F-9 on eBay.

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