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Sam Edelston

Motorhead cover: Ace of Spades

Maybe this is a slightly extreme arrangement, but hey, it's 2020. Motorhead's heavy metal hit, "Ace of Spades," fingerpicked Scruggs-style on an...
@Sam Edelston started 4 days ago - replies: 0
Sam Edelston

Dulcimer: On Broadway

I started playing On Broadway a couple of months ago. This is one of those cases where if you play a song a hundred times, interesting variations...
@Sam Edelston started 2 months ago - replies: 5
Dusty Turtle

Surfer Girl on mountain dulcimer

Here's my three-stringed take on the Beach Boys classic.  Southern California meet Appalachia. I use a 1+ fret here, but you don't need it and...
@Dusty Turtle started last year - replies: 7
Sam Edelston

Hey, hey, it's "I'm a Believer"

I was a Monkees fan growing up, yet it somehow never occurred to me to try this song until last weekend. I love how it fits on the instrument....
@Sam Edelston started 5 months ago - replies: 5

The Oh Hellos - I Have Made Mistakes

As my inaugural post here... a little cover of one of my favorite indie folk tunes :)
@glowhazel started 9 months ago - replies: 3
Sam Edelston

Safety Dance

People really seem to be enjoying this one. Safety Dance, 1983 hit by the Canadian group, Men Without Hats. This flows so nicely on the dulcimer...
@Sam Edelston started 3 months ago - replies: 7
Sam Edelston

The Cars on dulcimer - "Just What I Needed"

When I demonstrate dulcimers to people, I like to ask them, "What kind of music do you love?" One day, I was giving a demo and lesson to a...
@Sam Edelston started 4 months ago - replies: 4

Classical Gas

Hello all! I recently made an arrangement of Classical Gas for mountain dulcimer. Of course, I am playing a four string chromatic dulcimer, so...
@granto started 5 months ago - replies: 4
Sam Edelston

Concert set from QuaranTUNE, 6/5/20

Here's the link to my set from last Friday's opening set at the QuaranTUNE Dulcimer Festival. "Call Me" by Blondie (capo on 1, Em) "Hall of...
@Sam Edelston started 4 months ago - replies: 0

The Rockin' LIVESTREAM thread- for all members!

Greetings FOTMD members, and esteemed members of the Rockin' In The Free World group! Let this be the thread where all FOTMD members can post...
@Strumelia started 7 months ago - replies: 18

Kodaline - All I Want

new dulcimer cover! a little more straightforward than my last one but still fun to play.
@glowhazel started 6 months ago - replies: 1
Gordon Hardy

A Tribute to John Prine

We lost John Prine today to Covid-19. Here is my tribute to this great folksinger and song writer.  
@Gordon Hardy started 7 months ago - replies: 2
Rob N Lackey

A Livestream Test

@Rob N Lackey started 7 months ago - replies: 4
Gordon Hardy

March 24 2020 Living Room Concert

@Gordon Hardy started 7 months ago - replies: 0

glowhazel - ambient dulcimer music

So I've maybe broken tradition here and gone forth into the land of effects and looping - and I'm having a lot of fun with it!  I truly...
@glowhazel started 7 months ago - replies: 0
Sam Edelston

Wild Horses on a Dulcimer

Okay, it's not about horses riding on a dulcimer, or even doing dressage on one, but I couldn't resist using that as the title. Here's my cover...
@Sam Edelston started 7 months ago - replies: 4
Rob N Lackey

Gardner Winter Music Fest 2020

@Rob N Lackey started 8 months ago - replies: 5
Sam Edelston

Born to Run with power tools

From my recent show at The Bitter End, in New York City. I closed my set with Bruce Springsteen's classic, "Born To Run." This song is fantastic...
@Sam Edelston started 8 months ago - replies: 2
Sam Edelston

Come Together in concert

Last week, I had the honor of playing a show at The Bitter End in Greenwich Village, NYC. Here's one of the songs from my set ... The Beatles'...
@Sam Edelston started 8 months ago - replies: 0
Sam Edelston

Rockin' Auld Lang Syne

It's a rare treat when I can post a "rock" song that's actually public domain. Here's a rocked-out version of that New Year's Eve chestnut, Auld...
@Sam Edelston started 10 months ago - replies: 0
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