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    That is what the face looks like and how nature crafted that particular piece of wood. Some people think Cindy Crawford's beauty mark makes her more attractive. I happen to be one of those. Others...
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    Eastman Del Rey electric mandolin on display today.

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    From Ryan just now: The Kona is a 20” scale length.
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    Nice closeup of the Weber flowerpot.

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    No pictures from Eastman booth but we did stop by and take a few toward the end of the day. Have a meeting with them tomorrow at which time we'll get some more pictures. They have a gorgeous El Rey...
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    This is Cathy Pelosi and Walter Ellis, Tom's son, of Ellis & Pava Mandolin and Precision Pearl. Great folks, part of a big dinner tomorrow that includes Peghead Nation, Straight Up Strings and the...
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    Yours truly playing the new semi-gloss lacquer matching Waterloo Mandolin. My daughter is taking some of these pictures so already more of me in them than all of the past NAMM Shows combined. Yes, I...
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    Longtime Saga/Kentucky Mandolins employee Bryan Uhlenbrock with a visitor to the booth.

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    Nice shot of The Redrocks from Weber.

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    Yours truly with the Weber Exotic Kona "A" Octave with F holes.

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    Walter Carter with the Weber Exotic Kona "A" Octave with F holes.

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    Mando people sighting:

    Yesterday got a a text around 11 a.m. from Adrian from Northfield that he'd just landed, asked if anything was going on. Wasn't, I was just working, offered to pick him up...
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    Star sighting. I see a guy out by the food trucks on a break and think, "wow, that looks like Leland Sklar." And it was! Brief chat with him, what a genuinely nice guy. Asked him who he's playing...
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    Another new model, making a total of five new instruments Weber introduced at the show.

    The Exotic Paulina "A" Octave D-Hole.

    Top wood: Bearclaw Sitka Spruce
    Back/Side wood: Figured Walnut...
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    More new models from Weber! First up, the Exotic Kona "A" Octave with F holes, a real piece of eye candy for sure and a lot of deep resonance.

    Top wood, Back/Side, Binding: Figured Koa
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    Re: 2020 NAMM Show Report

    Sorry, Fender electric tenor fans, folks at the booth said they didn't have it at the show. But I won't be surprised if someone else finds it there after all, like last year.
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    There are a number of videos online of them being played. This is just my opinion, and I'm a fan of early jazz but these have that kind of chunky sound that goes wonderful with that early sound.
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    One more...

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    First pictures of the semi-gloss lacquer matching Waterloo Mandolin and Guitar, so new Collings hasn't even photo'd it. The mandolin is going to The Music Emporium, the guitar not yet spoken for....
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    FYI, Weber has a couple of new octave models and I hope to get to those at some point but may not be today, can't be sure.
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    2020 NAMM Show Report

    Just in the door a few minutes ago.

    First surprise: Calton is normally right by the entrance I come in but to my surprise, they're not at the show so won't be able to visit with anyone about their...
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    There was a previous mention Calton has a newly designed mandolin case. Morgan Music just literally posted one a few minutes ago. I have reminders set to go by and check it out in person and will...
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    Oh sure, there are usually a few if you look. Everything is here. Finding it, that's another story.
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    Well, you probably know this, but I have a secret food life (outside of chicken soup, even) that parallels mandolin in about the same amount of craziness. Came out a couple days early to Anaheim for...
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    Put some headphones on, turn up max volume and dial in Twister Sister on Spotify for 8 hours. Get a ball bat and beat the bottoms of your feet right proper. Stare at the sun long enough to get a mild...
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