Covert Reality Podcast

Covert Reality is a podcast hosted by Chad Casarin, AKA Personal Helicopter (his musical persona).  Here is Chad on the story of Covert Reality... "In late 2015, from being interviewed on CKMS 100.3fm's program 'Westminster Radio' with Dijana Boskovic several times speaking of weather modification and the implications it puts upon every form of life,…

5 Famous Jazz Mandolin Players

Mandolin takes 20th century root in American bluegrass and jazz style, both of which utilize tight improvisation and quick movement. With this article we take a look at five famous mandolin players who make/made significant contributions to the jazz mandolin style.  1. Jethro Burns Kenneth Charles Burns earned the name Jethro after touring as comedic duo…

5 Famous Female Mandolin Players

Sierra Hull  Sierra Hull is an American bluegrass musician. She sings and plays guitar and mandolin. She was signed to Rounder Records at the very young age of 13 and released a debut album three years later at 16, which hit #2 on the Billboard Top Bluegrass Albums chart. She is from Tennessee, where she…

10 Famous Mandolin Rock Songs

The mandolin is a rather mysterious instrument, primarily recognized with origins in Italy dating back to before the Middle Ages. It has gone up and down and back up again in popularity, and to this day adds a distinct sound that we can best describe as musical, magical, or mysterious.  Because of its past, many…