"He's one of my favorites too. This song inspired me too learn to play mandolin. He uses an old Gibson EM 200 solid body mandolin for this song in his live shows. Amazing what you can do with two chords."
"Use mushroom braces between the back and the bottom of the soundwell. Just a 1 1/2" wooden disc with a piece of 1/2" dowel in it 3" or whatever you need. Looks like a mushroom. This transfer downward pressure to the back and keeps the…"