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Jul 17.2018

Get Your Tickets for Museum of Making Music's Bluegrass Benefit

Deering is thrilled to be supporting the upcoming Museum of Making Music Bluegrass Benefit concert, featuring bluegrass Flatt Lonesome and The Grascals. We...

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Sep 21.2015

Deering Takes Banjos "On The Road" in October!

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Sep 10.2015

The LA Bluegrass Situation...a Can't Miss Line-Up!

The Bluegrass Situation is roots culture redefined and does one thing particularly well: they cover good music. It is that time of year where they bring...

Ever Considered a Linseed Oil Finish?

At some point or another we have undoubtedly all experienced playing instruments with satin or gloss finishes, normally favoring one over the other. And while...

Jul 15.2015

Three Days until the Deering 40th Anniversary Celebration & Benefit Concert - Silent Auction Sneak Peek!

We can feel the excitement in the air as the final preparations for our 40th Anniversary Celebration & Benefit Concert aboard the Star of India Ship are...

Imitating and Creating

I was in a conversation the other day where a musician said to me, “I decided not to play banjo in our band because we don’t want to ‘look like’ we’re...

What Makes a Good Banjo String?

The “wire” for instruments is called music wire.  This name does have industrial meaning because it denotes the alloy, temper, hardness, resilience, and...

Jan 28.2015

Why Do Performing Artists Choose Deering Banjos?

We all have our heroes - folks we admire and want to imitate. Whether it is choosing their running shoes, their golf clubs, or their instruments, we feel...

4 Banjo Resolutions For 2015 and a Look Back On 2014

What a great time of year! We have the time to reflect on the events of 2014 and look forward with excitement to a world of possibilities for 2015. Let’s...

Dec 31.2014

Guitarist Learns How to Have a Goodtime at Deering Banjos!

As the new guy on the Deering sales team, I thought that it would be appropriate for me to write about my transition from playing the guitar to now learning...

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...

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