Dec 20, 2021
This episode features an interview with banjo phenom Cory Walker, one of the most in-demand players in the banjo world! Cory has performed with heavy hitters like Jim Lauderdale, Mountain Heart, Sierra Hull, David Grier, and many more. He currently plays regularly with his Nashville-based...
Dec 17, 2021
Enjoy these informal, unedited chats with random banjo players who were cornered at IBMA by the highly trained covert Picky Fingers tactical interviewer: Grace Van't Hof!
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Dec 1, 2021
This episode features Cameron DeWhitt, pioneer of their own style of "pitchfork banjo," member of the Tall Poppy String Band, and host of the Get Up in the Cool podcast! We took this opportunity to interview each other for a true crossover episode, with several performances of double banjo...
Nov 22, 2021
This Freshly Picked episode dives deep into the recently released album "Borrowed Time" by Joe Troop, formerly of Che Apalache. As with much of Joe's music, this album is a cornucopia of musical styles and textures, with Joe's amazing banjo playing, vocals, and important social messages at...
Nov 8, 2021
This episode features Chris Elliott, banjo player with Chain Station and formerly of Spring Creek, who won both the Telluride and Rockygrass band contests. Chris discusses learning banjo from the great Alan Munde, the secrets of contest playing, and previews his own teaching method for...