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    Deering to be Honored at 2014 IBMA Awards

    International Bluegrass Music Association, (IBMA)  has announced the nominations for their annual awards and this year, Deering is thrilled to announce that we have been recognized by IBMA for our contributions to bluegrass music and will be bestowed with the Distinguished Achievement Award during the IBMA World of Bluegrass Conference in Raleigh, NC on Thursday, October 2nd. Each year,… Read more

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    Loving Lefties: Left Handed Banjos

    We make left handed banjos here at Deering! I know…you thought it was a rumor, a joke, a myth, but it is actually true! And it isn’t an accident… we do it on purpose!! Just as the phrase “one size fits all/most” is deceiving, so it is with banjos. Learning to play an instrument is… Read more

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    Willow Osborne

    At the age of 3 1/2, Willow told her mother that she wanted to play banjo. The hardest thing for her Mom was to find a banjo small enough for her to play! Here in her own words Willow tells us the story of this early inspiration: When I was three and a half years… Read more

  • Bill Evans reviews a Deering Goodtime Banjo for Peghead Nation

    VIDEO: Deering Goodtime Banjo Demo from Peghead Nation

    Our friends over at Peghead Nation recently had master banjo player Bill Evans review a Deering Goodtime banjo.  Take a look and hear what the author of “Banjo for Dummies” (the world’s most popular banjo book) has to say.

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    Free Guide From Disc Makers: Learn the secrets to songwriting success

    Our partner Disc Maker’s excellent new guide Songwriters on Songwriting features five successful songwriters – Rachael Sage (“Sacrifice”), Byron Hill (“Born Country”), Kent Blazy (“If Tomorrow Never Comes”), John Ondrasik (Five for Fighting), and Doak Turner (founder of The Nashville Muse). Learn as they all weigh in on how to write a great song. The guide… Read more