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    Goodtime vs. New Goodtime Americana Video Comparison

    The combination of the new Grand 12″ rim and Renaissance head gives the new Goodtime Americana a much deeper, fuller tone compared to the original Goodtime. The original Goodtime has a brighter, crisper tone. Take a listen and see how the two compare! For more information, visit www.deeringbanjos.com/ga

  • Barry Hunn

    The Goodtime Bargain

    I got a comment from a customer the other day, the gist of which was, “The Goodtime is a good banjo but a bit over-priced.”    Knowing how these banjos are made, I started wondering “what is the Goodtime being compared with that would make it look over priced?”  What standard is used to make… Read more

  • Jamie Latty

    New Goodtime Americana – A Closer Look

    The Goodtime Americana is the first 5-string banjo from Deering to be fitted with their new Grand 12” rim, which gives the banjo a stronger bass response and a much warmer tone. Deering Banjo’s own Jamie Latty and Barry Hunn guide you through the wonder that is the Goodtime Americana. Learn more at deeringbanjos.com/ga

  • A Joyful Noise In Istanbul

    Like many people, I was first attracted to the banjo from the playing of Pete Seeger. Witnessing Pete strum his long neck banjo in concert and getting a group of strangers to sing-along was mesmerizing. Pete used his banjo almost like a magic wand to cast a spell over us all. There was something about… Read more

  • David Bandrowski

    5 Tips To Get Your Banjo Playing Out Of A Rut

    We all find ourselves there from time to time.  We keep playing our banjo, we practice every day, but we don’t find ourselves going anywhere.  We end up playing the same songs and licks, have the same mistakes, and never get to the next level. Well here are 5 easy ways for you to grow… Read more