Instrument Makers Articles

Meet Folk Instruments Australia’s Leon Reihana

Some eight years ago Leon Reihana started building banjos at his home in Carrun Downs Victoria. He now provides a valuable service to banjo enthusiasts across the country. Leon discovered the banjo when he lived in Frankston around 2002-2003. His friend - a guitar...

Melbourne Guitar Makers Festival 2010

22nd and 23rd May 2010 Melbourne Guitar Makers Festival is a weekend exhibition celebrating handcrafted guitars from some of Australia's finest independent luthiers. Melbourne Guitar Makers Festival is an opportunity to see and play some beautiful handmade guitars,...

Gruhn Guitars Take On Duff Mandolins

Gruhn Guitars has taken on distribution of Duff Mandolins. Western Australian luthier Paul Duff will now have his highly sought after instruments available through one of the worlds most notable instruments dealers in Nashville Tennessee - Gruhn Guitars. This...

Vintage Style Banjo Hardware

American Made Banjo Co. has announced the release of their own vintage style banjo hardware, manufactured to authentic prewar specifications and made in the USA. The hardware is available in Nickel or Gold over Copper plating and can be purchased as a complete kit or...