Monthly archives: March, 2012

Folk Song Of The Week – Roll In My Sweet Baby’s Arms: Frailing Banjo Lesson

Roll In My Sweet Baby’s Arms is the Folk Song Of The Week. I always love playing this song and it’s a great one to add harmonica, mandolin and fiddle to. Have fun with it and remember: don’t be afraid to sing! Roll In My Sweet Baby’s Arms MP3 [Download] Roll In My Sweet Baby’s…


Irish Pub Song Of The Day – Maid Of Fife: Frailing Banjo Lesson

This is a great song that I loved ever since listening to The Clancy Brothers & Tommy Makem. I always liked to play it in the key of D, but I thought that I would be nice to everyone and play it in the key of G. You can find the tab for this song…


Folk Song Of The Week – Sittin’ On Top Of The World: Frailing Banjo Lesson

The Folk Song Of The Week this week is Sittin’ On Top Of The World. It’s a lot of fun to play on frailing banjo so don’t be afraid, jump right in and start playing! Sittin’ On Top Of The World MP3 [Download] Sittin On Top Of The World (PDF) Sittin’ On Top Of The…


Irish Pub Song Of The Day – The Winds Are Singing Freedom: Frailing Banjo Lesson

I survived a very, very fun and festive St. Patrick’s Day season and actually was able to record a lesson! The Winds Are Singing Freedom is a fun song on frailing banjo. This was a favorite this weekend so I decided to revisit it from a couple of years ago. Have fun with it! THE…


St. Patrick’s Day Sale!

I am happy to announce a St. Patrick’s Day Sale at BanjoMania! Order any product from the BanjoMania.net store and receive a free 30 minute Skype lesson! That’s a $30 gift, for free! Order any time between Wednesday March 14th and Sunday March 18th to take advantage of this offer. You will be contacted by…


Happy St. Patrick’s Day Week!

I really thought that I would have enough time to do some free videos this week, but this is the busiest week of my year and I can’t find the spare time to get it down. We had a great gig at The Harp Irish Pub in Milwaukee, WI this last Saturday during the St.Patrick’s…


Legs, Schedules And Other Disasters

I thought that I would kill two birds with one stone and answer some questions that I’ve been getting about what’s been going on the Griner household. I uploaded the photo above to show the damage that I did to my leg last weekend. The other leg is not as bad, but the bruises go…


Irish Pub Song Of The Day – Frailing Banjo Lesson: Peace and Justice

I am finally back! I can’t really walk, but at least I could sit in the barstool and play this song! Peace and Justice is a great, great song and I hope you like it as much as I do. Just remember that all you need to know how to do is change a couple…


Bruised And Battered, But Not Down And Out!

I had a great, great time this weekend. I went out with my wife Sandy and some friends to play Whirlyball on Saturday. For those of you that have never heard of it, it’s a cross of bumper cars, basketball and lacrosse. The only problem that I had is that at six and a half…


Folk Song Of The Week – Old Plank Road: Frailing Banjo Lesson

The Folk Song Of The Week is Old Plank Road. It’s a fun, fun song and even though there are only a few verses, if you do it right, you can make it last for 15 minutes with a couple of friends! It’s a blast on frailing / clawhammer banjo and if nothing else, it…