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    Re: Hearing Aids

    I got my hearing aids at Costco. The cost was less than you might think. Worth checking out, in any case!
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    Re: Hearing Aids

    My hearing aids have four "programs" that I can chose from. Automatic, Noisy/Party, Television and Playing music. I can switch between them using an app on my phone. If I use the "playing music"...
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    Re: "Dark" Fiddle Tunes?

    Eagle Island Blues, as heard in the villages along the Yukon River.
  4. Re: St. Anne's Reel -2019 National Mandolin Champion

    Congratulations! That is a wonderful rendition of a fine old tune!
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    Re: One more banjo question

    I think your overtones problem is the "cheap" banjo. My Wiildwood is an open back, and I have no ringing overtones. The only reason I can think of to stuff the banjo pot is for practicing while the...
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    Re: Eastman Comfort Comfort

    Never seen the Eastman comfort edge, but I have a Washburn GS Mini Koa guitar that has the comfort feature. Here is a shot of it from their website. I like it!:)
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    Re: Finally, a use for a banjo

    So, his buddy says, "You coundn't hit a bull in the a** with a banjo." And he says, "Hold my beer.":grin:
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    Re: I'm buying a Mandolin

    Well, the chase is all part of the fun.:) If possible, go play some of those on your list, and see what YOU like. I would not dismiss the Washburn M118SW out of hand.
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    Re: Number 99 and 100

    Beautiful instruments! Love to hear how they sound. :)
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    Re: beside the mandolin.

    The 5 string banjo is my "first" instrument. I have been playing the banjo for over 50 years now, mostly bluegrass, but I can "claw" some as well. I find the mandolin easier to port about....
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    Re: Woodstock

    I was on my way to Vietnam. I think I was in SERE School at the time.
  12. Re: The Washburn M1SD or Ibanez M510DVS dilemma!

    The Washburn sounds like a good deal for a starter, and it fits your budget.;) Learn to play, and save your money for a bump-up on down the road.
  13. Re: Micing my Farmers Market/Retirement Home Bluegrass band

    With 7 folks, you are really approaching a Bluegrass Choir! It's going to be easier to teach folks to move in and out on a condenser mic using the classic old school BG band model. It just takes...
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    Re: Free Waterloo Mandolin

    Is this a trick question? :grin:
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    Re: If You Don't Perform In Public....

    Life is short. Eat off the good china.;)
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    Re: Arthritis pain relief

    Indeed, a positive mental outlook does seem to allow the body to heal itself.
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    Re: Arthritis pain relief

    I have also found (<.3% THC) CBD oil and creams to be effective. The oil taken orally is best. Note that it is available in different strengths.
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    Re: Gibson F9 Dilemma

    Dave Harvey and his crew at Gibson are building an awesome mandolin.
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    Re: Waterloo Mandolin Released

    Looks and sounds great in the video! Given the Collings build quality, and a HSC, I would say the WL is an excellent value. I will be lookin for an opportunity to play one.
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    Re: Gibson destroys hundreds of Firebird X's

    lol! :))
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    Re: I need a mandolin stand for stage use.

    I am always concerned that someone will step on my mandolin or knock a floor stand over. Generally, mic stands are pretty steady supports, and less likely to be knocked over. I use a small...
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    Re: Gibson destroys hundreds of Firebird X's

    FWIW.....This is said to be a statement by Gibson in regards to this event:

    Statement by Gibson:

    “The Firebird X destruction video that surfaced months ago was an isolated batch of Firebird X...
  23. Re: Gibson threatening the mandolin and guitar luthier community

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jbd1trNz9bY

    ;)
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    Re: Gibson F5C - Korina back and sides

    It seems that Gibson is coloring outside of their own traditional lines.

    Check out the F5 Black Night.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=3&v=iLFqv73Rry8
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    Re: How frustrating! Just my luck!

    "All education costs something."

    PS: I would also have thought T and B meant Treble and Bass........:whistling:
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