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.


Z Mandolins Featured in Bluegrass Unlimited Magazine

August 13, 2020

Z Mandolins is featured in a cover story written by The International Bluegrass Music Association Foundation (IBMA) Executive Director, Nancy Cardwell for this month’s Bluegrass Unlimited Magazine. The article, titled Z Mandolins — Vintage Design Melds With Twenty-First Century Technology To Benefit College Scholarships, focuses on the inspiration for Z Mandolins’s dynamic musical instrument and […]