Troublesome Creek instruments are handmade in Hindman, KY. The company trains people in substance abuse recovery to become some of the best luthiers in the country. Using the finest in locally-sourced, Appalachian hardwoods, they create stunning instruments that are both tonally and environmentally excellent, while each sale contributes to the regrowth of our post-coal economy. When you purchase a Troublesome Creek instrument, you get more than a terrific handmade heirloom; you take ownership in a legacy that you helped build. Visit the Appalachian School of Luthiery at: AppalachianLuthiery.org
The barebones version of our Dreadmore, the D-0 is a powerhouse nonetheless. Appalachian Red Spruce top with straight-grained, quartersawn walnut back and sides. Single-line BWB rosette, single band top binding. Resin “Tree” logo inlay and side dots. Ebony fingerboard and bridge. Thin, satin, open nitro finish and Kluson Prestige tuners w/ parchment buttons. Troublesome Creek hardshell case included.
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