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Just in time for Christmas....

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Just in time for Christmas..... Come on over to the Rusty Knuckles Store and get that special custom strap for your favorite picker....

See you there, Buck

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Playing Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)

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Playing Since: 1974
Experience Level: Expert/Professional

Interests:
[Teaching] [Jamming] [Helping]

Occupation: VP of Operations at Rusty Knuckles, Banjo Instructor/Musician

Gender: Male
Age: 57

My Instruments:
Banjo, Guitar, Mandolin, Vocals

Favorite Bands/Musicians:
Nashville Bluegrass Band, Mike Compton, Sam Bush Band, Mark O'Conner, Emmitt-Nershi Band, Cumberland County Line Bluegrass, Kruger Brothers, Pickin' On series Band,

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Rusty Knuckles VP of Operations • Raleigh, North Carolina • 2013 to present Fifth String Studio Owner, Instructor, Banjo Luthier - Fayetteville, North Carolina • 2013 to present Banjo, Bluegrass, Bluegrass Theory, Banjo Instructor Practices • Fayetteville, North Carolina Born in Meridian, MS. Started playing banjo at age 12 studying from his brother Bruce Thrailkill and Carl Jackson. Buck grew up playing all over the south touring on the Magnolia State Bluegrass Circuit at age 14 with childhood friend and music partner Guitarist James Beau Edwards. Buck plays the ‘Earl Scruggs’ style of 3 finger picking with some newgrass style licks and songs. Growing up, he played and taught regularly till 1981 when he joined the Army. So pickin took a back seat to life for a few years till he retired at Ft. Bragg in Fayetteville, NC in Sept 1997. He has been playing and recording in various venues in North Carolina and surrounding areas for a many years now with several different bands and instrumental configurations ranging from Country to Honky Tonk to Blues and Hardcore Bluegrass. Currently he is the the Owner of Fifth String Studio, the co-Owner of Rebel Roots Studios, Engineer and Consultant at Rusty Knuckles Recording Label,and Owner/Instructor At Fifth String Studio.

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