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Aynsley Porchak

Aynsley Porchak

Music connects people.  I met Tim Jones of Carolina Blue when he graciously played one of my TKD mandolins at the International Bluegrass Music Association …

JigJam - Americana and Bluegrass

JigJam – Americana and Bluegrass

I met Gavin Strappe, mandolin and banjo player for JigJam, when he visited my store, The Mando Shop, in Tallahassee, FL.  He bought a Collings …

Soul Seekers

Soul Seekers

The event was a Jordan Marsh fashion show in Fort Lauderdale, FL.  The band members, left to right, are Fred Ostertag, Red Dunn (my brother), …

Stringfest Blog - Tim Jones playing a TKD mandolin

Tim Jones plays a TKD mandolin

Tim Jones is such a gracious man.  We were exhibiting at the IBMA tradeshow and Tim offered to play a TKD mandolin.  What a joy …

Stringfest Blog - JD Williams playing a TKD mandolin

JD Williams plays a TKD mandolin

In 2016, Marion and I attended the IBMA (International Bluegrass Music Association) tradeshow.  We represented The Mando Shop selling our TKD mandolins.  Directly across from …