Archive for March, 2012
  • Earl Scruggs
    by Murrell Thixton
    Posted March 30th, 2012 at 10:52 am
    Bill Sullivan always credited his venturing down the banjo road to the final chapter in the Earl Scruggs and the Five String Banjo book.  He said it turned out he was much better at constructing the instrument than playing it, but the influence Mr. Scruggs had on Bill Sullivan and the rest of those that proudly choose to play the banjo proved to be immeasurable.  Like the rest of the music community we were deeply saddened to hear of his passing.  We want to send our condolences to the en...
  • New Vintage 35 Maple off to Ron’s Pickin’ Parlor
    by Murrell Thixton
    Posted March 21st, 2012 at 4:56 pm
    We're about to ship off another Maple Vintage 35 to our friends down at Ron's Pickin Parlor in Stanfield, NC.   This one is a really nice one, great sound and some beautiful curly maple.  If you live in the area this is a must stop by and pick!   Go by and see Ron and folks at the Pickin' Parlor....