Tag: Todd Taylor

Todd Taylor with Cage & Focx

| December 27, 2013 | 1 Comment

Banjo man Todd Taylor captured lightning on tape in the mid ’80s when he covered Free Bird and successfully crossed over into mainstream music enough to make the Top 40 with a gold record. Now, like blazing hot sauce on an already delicious gumbo, Taylor […]


Indescribable – Todd Taylor

| January 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

Who’s the world record setting banjoist with 5 Grammy nominations that you may have never heard of? That’s Spartanburg, South Carolina native Todd Taylor. Having established the Guinness World Record for “fastest banjo player” at 210 beats per minute with the song Dueling Banjos in […]


A mighty close call for Todd Taylor

| October 19, 2012 | 2 Comments

This cringe-inducing story comes from George White, a free lance writer who we hope can be a regular contributor for Bluegras Today. Every musicians’ worst nightmare is a severe injury to their fingers. For legendary banjo player Todd Taylor, it also includes a squirrel, classical […]


New CD/DVD from Todd Taylor

| October 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

South Carolina banjo man Todd Taylor has a new CD, and a live performance DVD, available for sale. The CD is called Indescribable, and includes 11 instrumental tracks, 5 of them Taylor originals. All showcase Todd’s signature style, which involves both modern bluegrass, and his […]