Mandolin Cafe News
The Loar Mandolins and Mandolin Cafe are combining efforts to give away a brand new LM-700-VS mandolin, the top of the line model from The Loar. The final prize will also include an installed pick-up and case for a total giveaway value of $1722.98.
August 19, 2014 - 12:30 pm
Adventure Music has announced an August 19 release date for Mike Marshall and Choro Famoso's second recording, Segunda Vez (Second Time), a follow-up to their first recording from 2004.
August 17, 2014 - 5:15 pm
On his 4th solo recording "Highland Strands," Kevin Macleod plays Scottish traditional music on mandolin, bouzouki, cittern and resonator tenor guitars.
August 1, 2014 - 3:15 pm
While in Nashville at the Summer NAMM Show in Nashville we sat down with Mike Compton to learn more about the Monroe Mandolin Camp he's hosting September 4-7 at Camp Marymount in Fairview, Tennessee.
July 31, 2014 - 3:15 pm
Acoustic Disc proudly announces the publication of two collections featuring the music of David Grisman: Volume 1 - Dawg Roots and Volume 2 - Dawg Grass.
July 23, 2014 - 9:30 am
V-Picks, Handmade Guitar and Mandolin Picks manufactured in Nashville and the Mandolin Cafe are combining efforts to give away sets of V-Pick Personalized Display Cases containing 20 select V-Picks to three individual winners drawn at random. The giveaway which commences at 5:30 p.m. Sunday, July 27 and concludes at 5:30 p.m. August 3 (Central Time) is open to all Mandolin Cafe visitors regardless of location.
July 22, 2014 - 11:30 am
D'Addario is proud to launch the new NS Micro Universal Tuner, the newest members of its clip-on tuner family. A tuner that is packed with features and designed to be seen at any angle, the NS Micro Universal Tuner features a reversible, multi-color display and metronome in a small, compact design.
July 18, 2014 - 6:15 pm
Peter Ostroushko and Sharon Gilchrist will lead an all-star mandolin instructor team for the Walker Creek Fall Music Camp held October 9-12 on the grounds of the Walker Creek Ranch, located in the rolling hills of West Marin County between Petaluma and Tomales Bay, about an hour drive north of the San Francisco.
July 15, 2014 - 11:15 am
Mel Bay Publications, Inc. has announced the availability of Bach's Sonatas and Partitas for Solo Violin Arranged in standard notation and tablature for mandolin, by Andrew Driscoll.
June 30, 2014 - 2:00 pm
ArtistWorks, the leading provider of interactive online music lessons, has teamed up with Mandolin Cafe to present a rare, live online workshop with world-renowned mandolin player, and ArtistWorks Academy of Bluegrass online teaching artist, Mike Marshall, July 9 at 5:30 p.m. Pacific Time/8:30 PM Eastern time
June 29, 2014 - 5:15 pm
Bluegrass banjo legend Alan Munde and mandolinist Billy Bright have combined talents for a new duet project entitled Bright Munde.
June 25, 2014 - 7:15 am
Music America Sales, a division of Hal Leonard Corporation has announced the publication of The Bob Dylan Mandolin Chord Songbook, a collection of some of his greatest hits complete with lyrics and easy-to-read chord diagrams.
June 18, 2014 - 9:30 am
Old Crow Medicine Show, Ricky Skaggs, Sam Bush, David Grisman, Railroad Earth, Del McCoury, Doyle Lawson, Sarah Jarosz, and The Wood Brothers are among the dozens of talented acts set to perform at Owensboro Kentucky's ROMP Festival, June 25-28.
June 16, 2014 - 10:00 pm
We interview Steve McCreary, General Manager of Collings Guitars and Mandolins for an update on the status of the new Collings Tenor Guitar introduced at this past Winter NAMM Show in Anaheim, California.
June 10, 2014 - 7:30 am
Siminoff Banjo and Mandolin announce the official launch of their Straight Up Strings, balanced mandolin strings explained in a white paper published earlier on the Mandolin Cafe.
June 8, 2014 - 12:30 pm
Last Updated: March 30th, 2015 - 11:00 am