VALE – Denis Eastmure

VALE – Denis Eastmure

Sadly we have been advised that Denis Eastmure, banjo player and inlay craftsman well-known and loved on the Victorian bluegrass scene, has passed away at his home last Saturday aged 75 years. Denis was a typical knock about Aussie bloke with a huge talent, a genius...
The Link Family Band

The Link Family Band

Well known banjo maker and Laurie Grundy spends time in the USA often working in conjunction with Paul Hopkins of the DP Hopkins banjo company in his banjo factory near Nashville. Laurie has brought a young man to our attention who, along with his family, is making...

Grundy Banjo For Hamish Davidson

Flint River # 50 Hamish Davidson of the Davidson Brothers fame, has just taken delivery of a new Grundy Banjo. A Flint River model, serial number 50. Grundy banjos are an Australian made instrument, designed and hand crafted by accomplished luthier, Laurie Grundy from...

Grundy Banjo Gathering

Earlier this month we brought you the story of the Banjo workshops in Numeralla organised by Peter Jackson. Of particular note at this workshop was the fact that six of the banjo players at the workshop were all playing that same brand of banjo – Grundy. The...