Posted by Banjov1 on Thursday, November 19, 2009
I got my new Sullivan in the mail last Friday (thanks Goldstarman). It’s a Terry Baucom signature model... mahogany with an old growth FF rim and a prototype Thunderbolt ring (similar to their new vintage 35 model). So just like I’ve done with a number of other banjos, my buddy Jack and I took it up to Shrewsbury PA to have our favorite luthier, Mike Munford, set it up for me.
Thursday, November 19, 2009 @5:26:19 PM
Keep playing that thing, Tony. It will sound even more fantastic after more time. I got the chance to play on the Baucom Sullivan banjo a couple of years ago in the FQMS showroom, and really liked it.
Thursday, November 19, 2009 @7:37:26 PM
Thanks Tom, yeah it really is a nice banjo.
Wednesday, December 9, 2009 @8:56:55 PM
It is a great banjo, Tony. Thanks for letting me play it. Congrats again!
Wednesday, December 9, 2009 @8:59:49 PM
No problem Paul. It sure sounded great when you played it!
Friday, January 1, 2010 @4:34:46 AM
Now thats one cool banjo
I was recently advised to go for a sullivan over any gibson !
happy new year paul
Saturday, January 2, 2010 @10:40:54 PM
It's a nice banjo. It's got a really nice sound and I love the slim neck. I can think of a couple Gibsons that I wouldn't mind having. But I've played a couple Sullivans and I've been really impressed by all of them.
Friday, January 22, 2010 @11:32:58 PM
Im gonna have to check out sullivan! I havent really looked at anything but a Gibson or Deering!
Saturday, January 23, 2010 @2:58:45 AM
Hey Bob - Sullivan makes a nice banjo. But there's nothing wrong with that Sierra that you have.
Saturday, January 23, 2010 @3:12:20 AM
If I lived in the states I would have got either a Gibson, Sullivan or Hatfield banjo. But if I already had the Deering Sierra I would stick with it as its a very good banjo. But hey if I had the money well then thats another story....... ha ha
Monday, January 25, 2010 @8:30:08 AM
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