Banjo Hangout Logo
Banjo Hangout Logo

Premier Sponsors

Banjo Lovers Online

My new banjo

Posted by BourbonBandit on Thursday, June 25, 2009

 I made my pilgrimage today to pick up my new Hatfield banjo. I couldn't believe my eyes when Arthur pointed out my banjo. I was speechless. I told my wife I thought I felt a tear come to my eye. It is so beautiful. I told Arthur I was a little nervous to touch it. He told me I'm going to have to touch it  to play it. Makes perfect sense. Everyone needs to buy one from him and drive to pick it up. 

6 comments on “My new banjo”

banjotef Says:
Thursday, June 25, 2009 @6:57:19 PM

   Hope you show us some pictures!   Sounds great!

Banjov1 Says:
Thursday, June 25, 2009 @7:43:14 PM

I agree... Pictures Pictures Pictures!!!

Congrats on the new baby!


dgill Says:
Thursday, November 12, 2009 @6:09:18 AM

Which model did you buy? How do you feel about it today? I am interested in making this my next purchase. Want to buy the special. Just looking for input.

BourbonBandit Says:
Friday, November 13, 2009 @5:23:30 PM

I bought the Celebrity but had Arthur use nickel instead of gold because of personal preference. The end result was technically a custom but the plating and the block that says custom are the only difference. I love it and would do it again in a heartbeat. It is funny because people that aren't even into banjos can tell it is special.

Oalbrets Says:
Saturday, January 16, 2010 @4:53:48 PM

Brett, when I bought my Hatfield Special I had to have it shipped to me because I live in Calif. The day it came I opened it and looked at it for about 3 hours before touching it. I also know the feeling you had with that tear in your eye. I just love the banjo.

dgill Says:
Saturday, January 16, 2010 @7:15:22 PM

Brett, I first commented on your post in November 09. Today I experianced something special, just as you did on June 25th of 09. My day was one of the best ever. Great people, great fun and boy am I proud of my new Special.
Arthur also replaced the bridges and strings on both of my RK Banjos and man do they sound different. He is amazing and what a pleasure he and Bev are to be around. I feel like I have not just bought a Banjo, but made some good friends.

You must sign into your myHangout account before you can post comments.

More posts from BourbonBandit

Newest Posts

Click for Details 'Bart Reiter' 3 hrs

More >  

Hide these ads: join the Players Union!

Hangout Network Help

View All Topics  |  View Categories