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Man back at work: Bowie in the studio during the recording of new album The Next Day

Man back at work: Bowie in the studio during the recording of new album The Next Day

Lena Yeagle here is a new canvas; octopus banjo - holy crap this is cool..!

Lena Yeagle here is a new canvas; octopus banjo - holy crap this is cool..!

Pete Seeger photographed by Annie Leibovitz. "This machine surrounds hate and forces it to surrender." (Seeger's banjo is the counterpoint to Woody Guthrie's guitar that was marked: This machine kills fascists. rw)

Pete Seeger photographed by Annie Leibovitz. "This machine surrounds hate and forces it to surrender." (Seeger's banjo is the counterpoint to Woody Guthrie's guitar that was marked: This machine kills fascists. rw)

“I was in the biggest breakdown of my life when I stopped crying long enough to let the words of my epiphany really sink in. That whore, karma, had finally made her way around, and had just bitch-slapped me right across the face. The realization only made me cry harder.”  ― Jennifer Salaiz

“I was in the biggest breakdown of my life when I stopped crying long enough to let the words of my epiphany really sink in. That whore, karma, had finally made her way around, and had just bitch-slapped me right across the face. The realization only made me cry harder.” ― Jennifer Salaiz

a 14 course Van Edwards lute

a 14 course Van Edwards lute

English cittern, circa 1600. A stringed instrument dating from the Renaissance, descended from the Medieval citole, or citole. Its flat-back design was simpler and cheaper to construct than the lute. It was also easier to play, smaller, less delicate and more portable. Played by all classes, the cittern was a premier instrument of casual music making much as is the guitar today.

English cittern, circa 1600. A stringed instrument dating from the Renaissance, descended from the Medieval citole, or citole. Its flat-back design was simpler and cheaper to construct than the lute. It was also easier to play, smaller, less delicate and more portable. Played by all classes, the cittern was a premier instrument of casual music making much as is the guitar today.

A Nyckelharpa. A traditional swedish instrument that literally means "keyed…

A Nyckelharpa. A traditional swedish instrument that literally means "keyed…