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Mandolin Brothers

629 Forest Ave. Staten Island, NY 10310 | Staten Island | 718-981-8585

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When Joni Mitchell wrote, "I went to Staten Island, Sharon, and bought myself a mandolin," she documented the pilgrimage to Mandolin Brothers made by thousands. For almost 25 years, they've occupied the same squatty building stocked with acoustic goodies. Get comfy with a plunky, open-back banjoano Deliverance

jokes, pleaseaor a 1965 longneck Pete Seeger model by Vega. House rules allow you to play any instrument you like, as long as you'd likeaeven on "Stairway to Heaven."

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