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  1. Mandolin Mondays #369 w/ Special Guest Thomas Cassell

    Returning to Mandolin Mondays this week we have Thomas Cassell with us playing an original tune called "Diggs the Bounty Hunter" on his beautiful new Duff F5 mandolin.

    Originally from Virginia, Thomas Cassell is now a highly decorated mandolinist. In 2021 he was named the National Mandolin Champion. He was also named the 2020 Momentum Instrumentalist of the Year by the International Bluegrass Music Association, ...
  2. Mandolin Mondays #368 Featuring Chris Luquette

    This week on Mandolin Mondays we're joined by guitarist and multi-instrumentalist Chris Luquette from Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen playing an original tune called "Riding To Ventura" on his custom Steve Hinde mandolin.

    Chris is a Seattle native guitarist for the 2-time Grammy-Nominated band Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen. But as evidenced in this video, he's an amazing mandolinist and plays regularly in NYC ...

    Updated Jan-29-2023 at 3:14pm by dbmandolin

  3. Mandolin Mondays #367 w/ Special Guest Chad Fadely

    This week on Mandolin Mondays we're joined my Montana mandolinist Chad Fadely of the instrument shop Music Villa playing an original tune called "Woodford Downs" on his 2001 Gilchrist mandolin.

    Chad was born in Hot Springs Arkansas, but currently lives in Kalispell, MT. He's been playing mandolin and guitar since he was in his teens and has made his profession in the instrument shop business for many years, starting ...
  4. Mandolin Mondays #366 w/ Special Guest Joe K. Walsh

    The great Joe K. Walsh was our very first special guest on this Mandolin Mondays series over 5 years ago, and it's so great to have him back on this week to play a tune from his brand new album If Not Now, Who?. The composition is called "Madison," a cowrite between Joe and John Mailander, and it's played here on Joe's 2000 Gilchrist F5.

    Joe continues to make the mandolin world a better place. Whether it be through ...
  5. Mandolin Mondays #365 w/ Special Guest Enda Scahill

    Turns out that We Banjo 3 tenor banjo virtuoso Enda Scahill also slays on the mandolin! So happy to have Enda with us this week on Mandolin Mondays for an incredible performance of the trad tune "Banish Misfortune" played on his Dave Shapiro mandolin.

    In addition to his expansive work with We Banjo 3, Enda has made a name for himself as one of the most innovative and accomplished tenor banjo players on the scene ...