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Right now I play 2 Chuck Lee Marble Falls, both with Bill Rickard tubaphone tone rings. I love sampling other banjos, but have settled on Chuck's for their consistent performance (legendary neck sensitivity) and sound.

I play "Old Time Gospel and Bluegrass" with a MPLS-based group called Singleton Street. We've recorded two CDs: "Wingin' It", our Gospel music and "Almost Live" our first CD.

My old-timey group is the Eelpout Stringers. These guys are great fun! Check out some of our music on my MP3 page. Other cuts also found at: www.eelpoutstringers.com


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Got LOTs of influences. From Unca Dave Macon and Stringbean right up to several of today's performers (i.e. Dwight Diller, Mac Benford, Mark Schatz and Joe Newberry). My favorite of all time though, is "Old Wide Load"... Tommy Thompson of the Red Clay Ramblers. And someone here on the hangout that's incredible is frailblazer (Ric Hollander).

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Frailin w/ Friends - Soldier's Joy

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Size: 2,512kb, uploaded 6/3/2007 5:56:54 PM
Genre: Bluegrass / Playing Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time


Photo Sharing and Video Hosting at PhotobucketMore fun from the Frailin' Festival Files. Geoff Shannon on guitar, Debbie Sorensen-Boeh on Fiddle, Karen Mueller on Autoharp and Craig Evans on Banjo. Woo-hoo!

5 comments on “Frailin w/ Friends - Soldier's Joy”

mainejohn Says:
Sunday, June 03, 2007 @8:03:25 PM

Dang...you just keep gettin' better and better!
Stev187 Says:
Friday, June 08, 2007 @11:49:03 AM

Great playing!  And that recording is fantastic.  I played it on the stereo at work, and it's just a fantastic mix.  Hooray for Marantz (and frailin's friends.)
darryl k. Says:
Sunday, June 10, 2007 @12:37:13 PM

some sweet touch you've got there. Keep em comin.

darryl

Cottonmouth Says:
Friday, December 07, 2007 @12:22:50 PM

Craig, I love to hear y'all play, as it is sticking to my brain; a fine influence! Thanks, Ken
thombanjo Says:
Tuesday, November 16, 2010 @7:50:28 PM

I'm so glad this is on your site...saw it on youtube and just loved it...I could listen to you guys play all day...Deb was such a great fiddler with such nice "finishes" to her notes...I'm putting your tunes on a mix cd that I'll carry with me on the road

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