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Banjos in the News

Posted by campbelldb on Wednesday, December 3, 2008

  • Below are links to recent news features and newspaper articles on banjos and banjo players that were interesting. A link is provided to the full-text of the article.

Nov 27 - Little boy lights up bluegrass music scene -
Jonathan particularly likes to perform with his favorite group, Driving Rain, wearing a cowboy hat and jeans and playing the banjo, the mandolin or, ...

Nov 23 - The Many Lives of Béla Fleck -

She asked us all, and we were all friends, we all agreed to do it, and when we all got over there, we said, “Oh my God—a cello, a fiddle, and two banjos


Nov 18 - Bluegrass music echoes from honky tonks of … New York?
Christian Science Monitor

Each Wednesday night, the energetic sound of fiddles, mandolins, and banjos fill the dark rooms. Booths and tables overflow. Tourists wander in, surprised ...

Nov 11 - Wisconsin folk-singer Charlie Parr revives jaded modern audiences ... - Pitch Weekly - Kansas City,MO
It's like the banjo thing. Guys come up to me all the time and say, 'You can't play banjo that way. You're not playing clawhammer, you're not playing ...

Nov 1 - 11-year-old playing his way to banjo fame - Beckley Register-Herald , Beckley,WV,USA.
But when this Shady Spring Middle School sixth-grader picks up a banjo, he’s in a class all by himself. His left hand seems to glide effortlessly up and ...


Oct 31 - Recording King Signs Endorser Roni Stoneman at IBMA 2008Cybergrass

Roni proudly endorses the Recording King Professional Model Archtop Banjo (RK-R80A). Recording King is the manufacturer of acoustic guitars, banjos and ...


Oct 30 - 'Birth of the Banjo' - Frederick News Post - Frederick,MD.

Wunderlich has been building and playing banjos since 1992. Founder of the Wunder Banjo Company, Wunderlich has built instruments for well known performers ...


Oct 26 - Custom made banjos from Tulsa a hot product - - Oklahoma City,OK.

"My first love was the banjo," said the talented musician, who learned to play both the banjo and guitar as a kid. "I soon got to building banjos.

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