Banjos

Banjos is a stringed-instrument that produces a twangy sound via a resonating head, much like a drum skin, stretched over the main body of the instrument. Banjos are popular in folk and country genres, but are being used more and more in pop music.

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About Banjo Types

Banjos are most commonly used to play Jazz, Folk and Bluegrass styles, and come in many variations.

Although banjos traditionally have 5 strings, here at Gear4music.com we have a wide range consisting of 4-string and 6-string models, not to mention a choice of short and long neck, tenor, open and closed back.

Discover the banjo for you from brands such as Tanglewood, Fender, Vintage and Barnes & Mullins.

Banjo & Acoustic Guitar News

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What Guitar to Buy First - A Beginner's Guide

The best starter guitar? The one that makes you want to play it. The one that sounds like the music you love, that lets you create exactly what you want. And this article is going to help you find that guitar.... More  »

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NAMM 2019 | Ibanez Affirma Bass Guitars, Acoustic Guitars, and More

Ibanez reissues the Affirma series for 2019, alongside a range of new bass and acoustic guitar models. Find out what's new before Winter NAMM 2019!... More  »

3 Jan 2019 14:25