Tag: Ned Luberecki

The Complete 5-String Banjo Method from Ned Luberecki

| February 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

The folks at Alfred Publications have recently released a three-volume set of books for banjo students, meant to offer meaningful instruction at three levels of study. Video and audio examples of the various lessons taught by author, Ned Luberecki, are available as well. The three […]


Ned Luberecki to Becky Buller

| January 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Ned Luberecki has announced this evening that he is giving up his position with Chris Jones & the Night Drivers to accept the banjo spot with Becky Buller. He shared both a statement and a video with us to explain his thinking. “This was one […]


Bill Keith remembered, part 2

| December 22, 2015 | 1 Comment

In the spirit of yesterday’s Bill Keith remembrance, several of his fellow banjo players have shared their thoughts about Bill. Bill Evans, performer, educator, composer and author, remembers Keith’s love of a cappuccino and his culinary abilities … “As is the case for many of […]


Night Drivers in Güglingen

| October 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Güglingen, Germany. Day 8 of European tour: We just wrapped up a show at the Altes Theater in Heilbronn, Germany. As with last week’s show in Prague, this was a double bill with Rob Ickes and Trey Hensley. It’s a charming venue for music, and […]


Live album coming from Chris Jones

| July 31, 2014 | 1 Comment

Live At The Old Feed Store will be the next release from Chris Jones & the Night Drivers. Recorded on two successive nights in Cobden, IL during the summer of 2013, it is due to hit October 7. Often live albums are trotted out as a fresher take […]


The Boss helps IBMA

| July 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jon Weisberger knows a thing or two about songwriting—he was IBMA’s first songwriter of the year in 2012. And he knows a lot about IBMA—he’s chairman of the organization’s board. In his first role, he was looking to put together a new collection of songs he […]


Hey, Ned Luberecki… What’s In Your Case?

| March 28, 2014 | 0 Comments



Free downloads from Playing On The Planet

| March 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Playing on the Planet is a band that writes and plays an odd mix of music: groove grass, jam grass, hippie grass, Americana. Or as they call it, “cosmic rockin’ boogie grass.” As true peace-and-love residents of the planet, they are sharing the wealth by […]


Luberecki Feels Sirius XM Pinch, Too

| February 6, 2014 | 7 Comments

Sirius XM listeners who tune in for Ned Luberecki’s “banjo Sunday” shows will have to rearrange their schedules. Luberecki lost his Sunday shift on Bluegrass Junction as part of cost-cutting moves, according to sources familiar with the satellite radio giant’s recent decisions. Luberecki’s show Derailed […]


Nedski & Mojo and The Doctor

| December 17, 2013 | 2 Comments

Ned Luberecki and Stephen Mougin toured last month in England, and Stephen is sending along a travelogue of their time across the pond. Their final day found Nedski in Nerdville. It was a busy day! No gigs, but a quick trip into the center of London […]