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Jun 22.2018

Clawgrass Banjo Video Demo With Mark Johnson

Mark Johnson guides you through and demos the Deering Clawgrass model banjos. 

Jamie Latty

Jamie Latty
Jamie moved to San Diego from his native England in 2011 and has been part of the Deering team ever since. He has over 13 years experience in the musical instruments industry and has played music for as long as he can remember. His favorite Deering model is the 40th Ann. model. Jamie is married with three children and enjoys time with family, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and of course, playing music.

Recent Posts

Jun 12.2018

Gustavo Santaolalla Opens E3 Conference With Boston 6 String Banjo

E3, the worlds largest gaming expo descended onto the Los Angeles Convention Center this week, and Sony opened up proceedings in true style, with the help...

May 7.2018

Greg Deering on the road for East Coast banjo workshop dates

Greg Deering is hitting the road on a three week tour, and hosting six in banjo workshops at a handful of Deering dealer locations. 

Apr 20.2018

How Much Does a Banjo Head Affect the Sound of a Banjo?

Originally written by Carolina Bridges

The wonder of banjo heads is how easy they make it for banjo players to change the sound of their banjos if they want...

Feb 22.2018

Deering Meet The Maker Workshops in Europe and the UK! 

Greg and Janet Deering are hosting a series of banjo workshops at various Deering dealers across Europe and the UK. Will they be visiting a store near you?

Dec 22.2017

Merry Christmas From Greg & Janet Deering

Greg and Janet Deering wanted to take a moment to send a special message to all of our incredible customers and to the banjo world at large!

Dec 19.2017

Quel Bordel performs Christmas Song "Ang Pasko Ay Sumapit". [VIDEO]

Quel Bordel invaded the Deering lobby last week for a special rendition of "Ang Pasko Ay Sumapit".  Ang Pasko Ay Sumapit is a Filipino Christmas song which,...

Nov 10.2017

Why Fret Wear Could Be Hindering Your Progress

I don't know about you, but one of the greatest joys I get from playing and owning a banjo is taking it out of the case and simply admiring it for a few...

Oct 26.2017

Deering Launches Banjo Service Center

Deering has kicked off its new Service Center with three easy to order service packages. The banjo is to making music what a knife is to a chef. It is the...

Sep 15.2017

An Interview With John Hartford

 John Hartford has been the topic of much conversation around the Deering offices of late, as we prepare to introduce a very special model later this year....

Aug 31.2016

Is the Banjitar a Real Banjo?

"Is the banjitar a real banjo?” has been a much loved subject of music forums and comment sections the world over. Did I say banjitar? I meant Guitjo....

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