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The world of music lost one of the great banjo legends last week with the passing of Dr. Ralph Stanley.
Written by Mike Pham who is a Southern California based banjo player in the band Vinnie and the Hooligans. Mike finds creative inspiration exploring in the middle of nowhere - often with his banjo - and pursuing his other passion – photography.
Something about waking up in a tent far away from home rejuvenates me. Maybe for it has partly to do with getting away from the busy bubble of Southern Orange County, California. I am always looking for the next place to explore!
We want to give a shout out and Happy Father's Day to all of the dad's out there!
The Banjo Is Rockin'...
...with Keith Urban! The country star and all round tone connoisseur, rocks a banjo in his new video for Wasted Time! And not just any banjo, but a Deering Boston 6 String Banjo. A model which has fast become the industry standard for 6 string banjo having appeared in the hands of Taylor Swift, Eric Church, Kasey Musgraves and Jason Mraz, to name a few.
If you have been on the Hooks & Nuts page in the last week, you will know by now that Elle King plays banjo! Well, now we can also present an equally entertaining Elle King interview.
Deering Banjos has partnered with Mumford and Sons to create special banjos to be auctioned for charities in each location they visit on their upcoming US tour.
Time flies when you’re rocking up a storm! Sam Ash and Deering Banjos have put together a "pot of gold" at the end of the rainbow for the Dropkick Murphys Anniversary Celebration tour! You have the chance to win this custom Dropkick Murphys Goodtime banjo, with their 20th Anniversary artwork on the banjo drum head, which has been personally signed by members of the band! You can enter to win here http://spotlight.samash.com/contests/