Twang-gate? Now here is something you don’t hear about everyday: A dobro & bluegrass scandal. Apparently (if I have this right) a good old fashion online forum (what? no bloggers?) called is uncovering an “alleged fraud scam.” According to an item on, “If you have had any dealings with the following:, Ashley Guitars and Dobros, Dobro calender to benefit Josh Graves, Resonator Guitarist Publications and Dobro magazine, Matt Roe, Matt Rowe, Raymond Boze, Ray Bose, Monica Roe, Reso Workshops, and/or the Fort Worth Mid-Winter Bluegrss Festival and Resonator Guitar Show that was scheduled for Febuary, * (you) may have been scammed.”


(Later this morning, I’ll add an appropriate bumper music link to this post)