Tony Rice, Norman Blake, Doc Watson and Bill Monroe
Favorite Flatpicking Tunes
Blackberry Blossom, New River Train and Flatpicker (Norman Blake)
Furch RD 32-SM, Levin model 27 Texas
Tell us more about yourself (place a Bio here if you wish)
I live in sStockholm Sweden and just recently started to go deep into bluegrass and flat picking. I try to practice as much as possible. At the same time I'm learning to maneuver the mandoline. I play in a band (duo) called The Kentucky Porch Stringband. Setting is Guitar and mandolin and some harmonica.
"I have a left handed Blue Chip TAD 3R 40 pick and I find it a great pick to use, no scraping and quick on the strings. The only problem is that the tone is quite bass-y which is great for lead picking or Mandolin but not so good for rhythm…"
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