A Quick And Easy Guide To Pricing Out Mandolins

There are so many models and makes on the mandolin market. And that was a lot of alliteration! But due to the all the choices, we have put together this article that will hopefully help you understand the different factors when it comes to pricing these instruments, and this will in turn help you decide…

Tuning and Intonation on the Mandolin

With this article we will teach you all about mandolin intonation and tuning, and how to properly set up/adjust your bridge and strings. This will ensure the proper tuning of the complete instrument, including every single note, fret and string. When you first get a mandolin, you can have it properly set up at a…

How to Tremolo Pick a Mandolin

If you are into the mandolin and have done some reading, you will have come across the word tremolo. You’ve no doubt heard the tremolo picking in a song. With this article we’ll explain the tremolo picking, its place in music and how you can master this key mandolin technique. What is tremolo? Tremolo is…

How to Choose a Mandolin Pick

Check out our guide to the picks you can use for mandolin playing. Ultimately, of course, the type of pick you use is up to the you, the player. Different materials and thicknesses all contribute to the overall sound your mandolin produces, so you will choose according to the style of music you play. We…

Ibanez M510DVS Mandolin Review

Today we review the Ibanez model M510DVS mandolin, a perfectly beautiful mandolin that is ideal for beginners due to its price point. Check price on Amazon now The first thing you will notice about this mandolin is its colour. It is strikingly attractive with a dark violin sunburst on the front of the body. It…

Gracenote – Providing Entertainment Metadata

Gracenote is a company that provides music, video, and sports metadata, as well as automatic content recognition technology (ACR) to entertainment companies and developers of consumer electronics across the globe. In total, Gracenote operates five businesses. These are music, video, sports, automotive, and video personalization. History of Gracenote Gracenote was originally started by Ti Kan…