The fall season over the last three years has been a time for giving back in partnering with Cheerwine and The Avett Brothers in the Legendary Giveback Campaign! This year is no different...we are happy to continue the tradition in making this years' one of a kind Legendary Giveback IV Banjo!
The Legendary Giveback III Banjo is here and truly one of a kind! We have once again teamed up with North Carolina indie-folk rockers The Avett Brothers, Cheerwine®, the legendary soft drink of the South, for the third consecutive year to present the Legendary Giveback III Campaign for 2014. As part of this we have created a NEW one of a kind “Cheerwine Red” maple banjo with a custom banjo head. This is being auctioned off for charity on eBay beginning December 8th and closing December 17th, 2014.
During their recent visit to The Tonight Show, Deering Banjo artist - The Avett Brothers played John Denver's "Thank God I'm a Country Boy" in the show's music room. Check it out now!
The Avett Brothers teamed up with Cheerwine, again this year to present the Legendary Giveback II, a one-night-only charity benefit concert at North Charleston Coliseum in South Carolina. This took place last Thursday night and I was honored to attend and present 2013’s Legendary Giveback II Deering Banjo! It was personally signed by The Avett Brothers the night of the concert and is now up for auction until November 25th.
Scott Avett. Player of the Deering Sierra, Black Diamond, Tenbrooks Legacy and Vega Senator banjos, is one of the lead singers and founding members of the folk-rock band, The Avett Brothers. Scott primarily plays the banjo but also plays harmonica, drums, piano, acoustic guitar and electric guitar for the band based out of Concord, North Carolina.
The GRAMMYS® are this Sunday and 10 Deering Banjo artists are up for awards. Mumford and Sons is even up Record of the Year! Be sure to watch them on CBS this Sunday, February 10th. Mumford and Sons will be performing as well!
The 55th Annual Grammy Nominations are out and artists who play Deering banjos are heavily represented - including one of the biggest categories of them all, Album of the Year!
The Avett Brothers, Cheerwine®, the legendary soft drink of the South, and Deering, the Great American Banjo Company, join together to present the Legendary Giveback Campaign for 2012. As part of this Deering has created the very first “Cheerwine Red” maple banjo with a custom head signed by The Avett Brothers. This is being auctioned off for charity on eBay beginning October 25th and closing November 4th, 2012.