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  1. Mandolin Mondays #246 w/ Special Guest Callum MT

    Callum MT all the way from Scotland is with us this week for Mandolin Mondays! Check out his awesome take on “Say Old Man” played on his powerful JJ Ryan Mandolin.



    Callum is a fantastic young mandolinist currently living in Glasgow and is heavily involved in the Scottish bluegrass scene. And he's been busy during lockdown! He just started a new band in the Glasgow area called the Fountaineers. They first ...
  2. Mandolin Mondays #245 w/ Special Guest Seth Mulder

    This week on Mandolin Mondays, Seth Mulder from Seth Mulder & Midnight Run brings us a killer original tune played on his gorgeous 1999 Gilchrist Model-3 Artist mandolin.



    Seth is graduate of the Kentucky School of Bluegrass and Traditional Music where he studied under music legends, Bobby Osborne and Curtis Burch. He has toured the United States, Canada, Mexico, Ireland, and the United Kingdom, sharing the stage with ...
  3. Bucktown Revue: Americana music from the Heartland

    Our Sept. 4, 2020 show.

    Updated Sep-08-2020 at 7:22am by Mandolin Cafe (correcting embed code)

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  4. Mandolin Mondays #244 w/ Special Guest Lincoln Mick

    Nashville-based mandolinist Lincoln Mick of The Arcadian Wild swings by Mandolin Mondays this week for a fun take on the theme for one the great modern sitcoms of all time. Bet you've never heard Parks and Rec played on a sweet 2003 Collings MF5 like this!



    Lincoln is a founding member of the contemporary band The Arcadian Wild. The group has one foot planted firmly in choral and formal vocal music, and ...
  5. how to set up mandolin

    Looking for help on adjusting the action
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  6. Mandolin Mondays #243 w/ Special Guest Josh Turner

    Acoustic music YouTube sensation Josh Turner is with us this week on Mandolin Mondays for an amazing take on this old Irish tune played on his incredible sounding 2013 Eastman MD-505.



    Joshua Lee Turner is a multi-instrumentalist, singer, songwriter, and producer based in Brooklyn, New York. Josh is best known for his YouTube channel Josh Turner Guitar, where he has been posting eclectic cover performances and original music ...
  7. Mandolin Mondays #242 w/ The Foreign Landers

    Here's something a little different this week for Mandolin Mondays. During lockdown, my wife Tabitha and I have been working on some new music together and we just announced the start of a new transatlantic folk duo called The Foreign Landers. Here's the debut of our first single--a song from the great John Hartford--and a music video filmed here in Northern Ireland.



    The single is ...
  8. Mandolin Mondays #241 w/ Special Guest Baron Collins-Hill

    Perhaps the most well known online mandolin educator around the world, the MandoLessons man himself, Baron Collins-Hill joins us this week on Mandolin Mondays for spin on this classic tune, played on his well-seasoned Ellis A Style mandolin.



    Baron grew up playing the mandolin in Maine and graduated from Hampshire College in Amherst, Massachusetts with a degree in music performance and ethnomusicology. Now he teaches and performs ...

    Updated Aug-18-2020 at 9:28am by dbmandolin

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  9. Help on a tune

    I really like and want to learn to play The Drunken Saylor. It's a beautiful tune. This is not the tune commonly found under that title. Here is a link to the score. I'm having trouble getting it down and could use some help through a video lesson. Any suggestions are most welcome. Thank you.
    Tim

    Song music/tabs:
    file:///C:/Users/t100m/Google%20Drive/Family%2012.14.19/Music/2019%20onward/The%20Drunken%20Saylor/drunken_sailor_mandolin_tabs.pdf

    Octave ...
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  10. Mandolin Mondays #240 w/ Special Guest Baptiste Cardineau

    Meet Baptiste Cardineau, an impressive, up-and-coming mandolinist based in Montreal, Quebec. He plays and sings with The Red Chair Snappers, and he's a great tune writer to boot. Here's an original tune of Baptiste's played on his sweet Turkey Creek A-Style mandolin.



    Baptiste Cardineau is a 21 year old originally from Boulder, Colorado. He now plays mandolin and sings in the Montreal-based bluegrass band the Red Chair Snappers. ...
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