Jimmy Herring(6)

This just may be the happiest sounding lick ever played. “When I was in Aquarium Rescue Unit, we had a mandolin player named Matt Mundy who is one of the best musicians I’ve ever heard,” said Widespread Panic, Allman Brothers, and Other Ones veteran Jimmy Herring.
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“He plays the most melodic things you can imagine. This is a traditional bluegrass melody he showed me.” (Tip: Pick the first note in the three-note pickup as an upstroke, and the strong beats will all be nailed by downstrokes.)