I am lucky to have John Sully as a friend and occasional artistic partner in crime. He swung through Pittsburgh recently and I handed him my McNally Strumstick to see what he would do with it. He had never played one of these, but he figured it out in about 6 seconds.
Here John is using a lighter to play slide strumstick:
We did a little blues jam here:
And here’s John putting the strumstick through a variety of paces from Banjo to Flamenco stylings: