Video: blues with an Eastman octave mandolin

I was interested in a recent thread where a musician was playing blues on a reso mandolin, and realized that I hadn’t thought about using the mandolin to play the blues.

Since I had a few minutes, I grabbed my Eastman MDO305 octave mandolin and tried to see if I could come up with something…

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