Monthly archives: November, 2011

Cyber Monday Sale Extended!!!! – UPDATE – Cyber Tuesday Sale!

Well folks, I had some many orders that PayPal thought that I was spamming them. The shopping cart is up and running again and we are ready to go. Since the shopping cart was down most of the day, I have decided to extend the Cyber Monday Banjo Sale for the rest of the week!…


Irish Pub Song Of The Day – Frailing Banjo Lesson: McAlpine’s Fusiliers

The Irish Pub Song Of The Day this time around is McAlpine’s Fusiliers. It’s a great song and you can have a lot of fun with it. Don’t be too put off by playing in the key of D. Once you get 2 or 3 under your belt, you be having fun! McAlpine’s Fusiliers MP3…


2 Options For The Cyber Monday Frailing Banjo Sale

                        It’s time for the Cyber Monday Frailing Banjo Sale. You can order the Cyber Monday Frailing Banjo Package which includes the print versions of Irish Pub Songs For The 5-String Banjo Vol 1 and Folk Songs For The 5-String Banjo Vol 1 and…


Black Friday Sale

                      Ok folks, it’s that time of year! It’s time for the Black Friday sale. Go to Lulu.com right now and you can order Irish Pub Songs For The 5-String Banjo Volume 1 and/or Folk Songs For The 5-String Banjo Volume 1 at 25% off!…


Impromptu Jam

Saturday night, the gang was supposed to go to the Jug Band Competition in Chicago to just sit around and enjoy the music. We decided to all go together and meet up at Eric Bushman’s place. The problem was that we met too early, started drinking Eric’s Trader Joe Vintage Ale, pulled out our instruments…


New River Train on frailing banjo for BanjoBandits.com

I had my first encounter with an external ear infection this week and I have to say that it is not pleasant. I would rather have the much more common inner ear infection. It’s a very strange condition and I’m on three different kinds of antibiotics and steroids. My poor old ear swelled up to…


Folk Song Of The Week – Frailing Banjo Lesson: Army Life

This time the Folk Song Of The Week is Army Life. This was requested and I have to say that it brought back memories of my childhood and Desert Storm. Both of them were good memories, but now I realize that I only keep in touch with one of my buddies from my military days….


Irish Pub Song Of The Day – Frailing Banjo Lesson: Black Velvet Band

I’m back after the longest break from making these videos that I have ever taken. I have never been so busy in my entire life. It was fun having some projects to work on, but I’m glad that everything has slowed down enough for me to get back to my first love. The song is…