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  1. Thread: Picks

    by Gibcaster000
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    Wise words! And your observations about the learning/growth process (omitted from my quote just for brevity) certainly ring true with my experiences. I've continued to play around with variations of...
  2. Thread: Picks

    by Gibcaster000
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    That is very helpful, thank you! I do indeed use the "pencil grip" on my pick when playing guitar, but did not even realize it (or at least hadn't given it any thought). From the little footage I've...
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    Re: Mandolin Mount Rushmore.

    I'm new as a mandolin player, but not so new as a mandolin listener. If I could only pick four, it would have to be Bill Monroe, David Grisman, Chris Thile, Yank Rachell. Those four guys, for me,...
  4. Thread: Picks

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    This seems like as good a place to ask this as any - guys that prefer the larger triangular style picks, can you elaborate on why? I've always associated those picks with mandolin. I haven't gotten...
  5. Re: Eastman vs Eastman vs Breedlove vs “budget” vintage vs ?????

    ^ Scratch that silly question, just saw that there is a section of the forum clearly marked "Videos, Pictures, and Sound Files." :))
  6. Re: Eastman vs Eastman vs Breedlove vs “budget” vintage vs ?????

    Well, all said and done I am very happy with the MD-1000. It had some cosmetic issues that weren't well-photographed but the seller gave me a few bucks back, and I've always enjoyed playing...
  7. Re: Eastman vs Eastman vs Breedlove vs “budget” vintage vs ?????

    Well, I pulled the trigger on the MD-1000, and it is arriving Wednesday! I had originally ruled out an F-style because of the extra cost, but after a little negotiating I picked it up for less than...
  8. Re: Eastman vs Eastman vs Breedlove vs “budget” vintage vs ?????

    Thanks everyone for the input! I know I ultimately need to make the decision for myself, but the collective experience here is certainly helping me sound out the competing considerations in my head....
  9. Eastman vs Eastman vs Breedlove vs “budget” vintage vs ?????

    Hey everyone! This is my first post, but I’ve made good use of the forum already while researching my first mandolin. I’ve got some good background, but couldn’t find an answer to my specific delema,...
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