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The Acoustic Shoppe’s Weber Mandolin Special Edition “Unboxed” NAMM ‘19 Video

Jeremy Chapman from The Acoustic Shoppe visited his favorite booth at this years NAMM Show to talk to Ryan about some of their newest mandolins and a little about the process that every mandolin goes through to make sure every mandolin that leaves the shop is the best that it can be. You can check out all the Weber mandolins they have in stock here. Including interactive 360 photos

THE CROOKED RIVER Limited Edition Mandolin

THE CROOKED RIVER Limited Edition Mandolin

Six months ago, our team of Weber craftsmen gathered for a collective discussion to design a re-engineered, spectacular F style mandolin. Five special sets of 3A Adirondack spruce were selected along with extraordinary flamed maple. When the conversation turned to finish, the team brainstormed an antique gloss burst, reminiscent of the rusty high canyon walls surrounding the Crooked River - and so it is named, The Crooked River Limited Edition F14-F. The detailed hand inlayed purfling and the...

The Weber Build: Part 1.

By Michael Eck Your Weber mandolin starts in your heart. You’re inspired by the great sound of your favorite player; you’ve read rave reviews from fellow pickers on Mandolin Café; or, perhaps, you’ve stayed up late checking out specs and listening to samples on retailer websites like The Mandolin Store, Elderly Instruments and Carter Vintage Guitars. When it’s time—and you know when it’s time—you speak with your Weber dealer. Maybe you take...

Exclusive Artist Interview: Keb’ Mo’

By Michael Eck If any artist wanted to rest on his laurels, that could be Keb’ Mo.’ At 67, the California-bred bluesman has 14 albums, four Grammy Awards, 11 Blues Foundation Awards, six BMI Awards and numerous music related TV and film appearances. He’s been there and he’s done that. But resting, quite frankly, is just not in the cards for Keb,’ who last year recorded a duo album with old pal and fellow traveler Taj Mahal, followed by a national tour. The...

Weber celebrates new D’Addario Partnership with Yellowstone Mandolin F14-F Giveaway!

In January 2019, Weber Fine Acoustic Instruments will be celebrating a new mandolin string partnership with D'Addario by giving away one of the newly redesigned Yellowstone F14-F mandolins on the final day of the Winter NAMM Show. This opportunity to win a Yellowstone F14-F mandolin will be open to consumer and dealers alike from January 15th through the 27th, with a live drawing to take place at the Weber booth #2503 on January 27, 2019. A retail value of $4,999. So, put January 15th on...

New Hand-Rubbed Finishes for Gallatins and Bitterroots

By Michael Eck Dalton Bell is always thinking about your Weber mandolin. It would be easy enough for him to saunter into the finish booth, don his mask and spray away, but Bell, who in his rare spare time paints and draws, is an artist. He’s constantly examining the process of finishing Weber mandolins and finding new ways of perfecting tradition. Take Gallatins, for example. The humblest of the Weber line, they are remarkable music machines, and each luthier takes the same care...

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