Sam Bush

April 23, 2021

Watch here as Sam Bush announces that the last ever Z Mandolin will be raffled off to benefit the IBMA Foundation. Get your tickets early as only a limited number will be sold. Drawing is May 14th at noon ET on the IBMA Foundation Facebook page.


Chris Hillman

February 19, 2021

Legendary Byrds and Flying Burrito Brothers Co-Founder Shows Off His New Z Mandolin Check out this video from legendary Byrds and Flying Burrito Brothers co-founder Chris Hillman as he shows off his new Z Mandolin. The limited run of Z Mandolins have all sold out, but you still have a chance to get your hands […]


Jeff Poss – Calton Cases

October 1, 2020

For over 50 years, Calton Cases have been the absolute best and most reliable instrument cases in the business. Jeff Poss is a great example of a business owner who continues Calton’s legacy into this modern age, while holding onto and valuing its deep history that started back in 1969. Jeff Poss has been the […]


FINAL FOUR Carbon-fiber Z Mandolins

September 17, 2020

We’re down to the FINAL FOUR carbon-fiber Z Mandolins from the original 25. No more will ever be made. Sales support The IBMA Foundation and their mission to foster the growth of bluegrass music.


“I’d get everything in carbon-fiber if I could.” Rebecca Cintron shares her Z Mandolin story

August 20, 2020

Rebecca Cintron is no stranger to carbon-fiber instruments. Carbon-fiber guitar? Check. Carbon-fiber violin? Check. Carbon-fiber cello? Yup. Carbon-fiber ukulele? You guessed it. She owns one of those too. So, when she began her search for a mandolin that would be a fitting addition to her collection, she knew exactly what she was looking for. “What […]