The land of pleasant pickin'

The Friday night rites at a music shop in Deale draw a bluegrass crowd far and wide

November 02, 2006|By Candus Thomson | Candus Thomson,Sun reporter

The pews are full in the house of picking and strumming. So is every folding chair.

Unlike a symphony orchestra, where seating is rigidly enforced, no one at the Good Deale Bluegrass Shop gives a hoot whether the dobro player sits next to a like-fingered musician or whether a fellow packs up his fiddle and picks up a mandolin.

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