In Part 1 of the Hollowneck Report, we took an overview of our project comparing five squareneck National ResoPhonic guitars as bluegrass instruments. In Part 2 we’ll start into the recordings so you can see and hear what they’re really like.
First up is the M-1 Mahogany Tri-Cone Squareneck.
Here are Burke Carroll and Chris Bennett, with “Panhandle Rag”:
And again, with “You Belong To Me”:
In Part 3 of The Hollowneck report, we’ll move on to the Style 1 Tricone Squareneck, with a nickel-plated brass body.