Do you know the difference between Clawhammer & Three-Finger banjo pickin’? WELL NOW YOU CAN! Thanks to Reverb for the interview. Read the article + watch it here.
Smith Teamaker, the most uncommon name in tea, is thrilled to debut its first Maker’s Series of 2018, a collaboration tea with Grammy award-winning banjo player and self-professed tea lover, Béla Fleck. The limited-edition blend developed with Smith’s head teamaker Tony Tellin, titled “3-Finger Black,” is an innovative combination of three highly prized black teas, scented in-house, that showcase the …
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Béla was joined by drummer Antonio Sanchez and bassist Matthew Brewer.
With nothing more than a couple of banjos, Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn have pulled off something close to miraculous with Echo in the Valley. Of course, there’s more involved here than the instruments; the heart of the project is this husband-wife team’s virtuosity and vision. Speaking generally, Fleck is the revolutionary, the greatest innovator within this legacy since Earl …
Husband-wife duo Béla Fleck & Abigail Washburn bring all the banjo we can handle to the studio in support of their latest album, Echo in the Valley. Presented by the Bluegrass Situation and hosted by BGS editor Kelly McCartney. Watch above + read the full interview at TheBluegrassSitutation.com
Have You Heard about Knoxvilles Big Ears? Bela & Abby made Garden & Gun’s list of must-see performances at this year’s Big Ears Music Festival in Knoxville, TN. Abigail Washburn and Bela Fleck: One of Big Ears’ calling cards is that a handful of artists play multiple sets over the course of the festival’s four days. Banjo dynamos—and …
Bela Fleck and Abigail Washburn perform “My Home’s Across the Blue Ridge Mountains” on Prairie Home Companion’s December 9, 2017 broadcast. Watch a clip here.
Watch Bela and Abigail’s live performance and interview on Salon Stage here.