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Bradley Laird's Grass Talk Radio Podcast episode 99

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The podcast for people who play bluegrass music or want to!

Episode 99 - Counting Off

If it doesn't bother you that the first 15 seconds of every song your group plays sounds like dog squeeze, don't listen to this episode. However, if you do care, consider the importance of the art of "counting off" songs and listen to this episode.

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In this episode I mentioned a little video I created talking about the roles of each instrument in the bluegrass rhythm section. Jump to 2:05 if you want to skip the basic mandolin talk. Here it is:

I also mentioned this wonderful set of bluegrass practice tracks (and played a few samples). Boost your practice productivity with the these excellent MP3 tracks. Here is a full description.

bluegrass jam tracks


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