"Kevin if you ever haave worked with Tortoise much it can be flattened using heat. Red Bear picks react the same way. Some like to use boiling water but I use my glass stove top on a medium to medium low heat and press it with a flat pan…"
"Just found my red bear "C" agate pick in my friends car after a week and a half. Honestly I only had one in this shape which I'd came to love so I was struggling to re-adapt to a plastic mock pick of a similar shape. In…"
A group dedicated to those who use Red Bear picks. We'll share news from the Red Bear shop, talk about maintaining your pick in top shape, getting different tones from your Red Bear picks, announce new colors and anything else pertaining to your pick
Tony Rice, Clarence White, David Grier, Doc Watson, Adam Aijala, Django, Jimmy Herring, Steve Morse, Pat Flynn, Andy Falco, Pat Martino, John Mclaughlin, Al Dimeola, Norman Blake, Jeff Beck, Chuck Garvey, Jake Cinniger, Rory Gallagher, Jimmy Martin, Jimmy Page, Jimi Hendrix, Dickey Betts
Favorite Flatpicking Tunes
Backwaters, Manzanita, Gasology, Plastic Banana, Tipper, Jerusalem Ridge, Little Sadie, My Favorite Things, EMD, Fishscale, Freewheeling(The whole album really) Blue Railroad Train, Church Street Blues, Mar West, Salt Creek, Billy In The Lowground, Gold Rush, Black Mountain Rag, Scapegoat Blues, Cherokee(Mclaughlin), Scatterbrain, The Bash, Wind It Up, Miss Tinkles Overature etc. Both these lists are endless..
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"Ralph, I learned more from your videos in two hours last night than i have learned in the past 6 months!! Thanks so much for your very excellent efforts. All fabulous stuff, especially the cross-picking. Sie Sind Hollandisch. Sprechen Sie…"
"Have owned D28VR, (80's) D35, (70's ) 0015 (early 2000's) and recently bought DR Centennial, marking first century of Dreadnaught production. Has Martin VTS artificially aged top and braces. Greatest sound I have ever heard! I…"
"Fabulous, Louis. Pee Wee King's brother, Gene, Used to run a rare record shop in Louisville some 40 years ago. Johnnie Cash's daughter cut an album entitled "King's Record Store" Magnificent job on a great tune for…"