How is a banjo made?

Answer Banjos are different in construction from most stringed instruments They are made of wood and metal that come together to form a drum-like structure. Strings are then strung across and up a neck to... Read More »

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What are banjo strings made of?

As of the early 20th century, most banjo strings are steel. However, some banjos still use nylon strings also known as gut. Some banjos also use a combination of nylon and steel strings; using stee... Read More »

How to Play Air Banjo?

Playing the air banjo is a fun thing to do at social events or just by yourself. A good routine can impress friends or lighten up the mood wherever you may be. The art of air banjo is trickier than... Read More »

How to Build a Banjo Uke?

Building your own banjo uke can be fairly simple if you choose ready made parts and have a basic ability for wood crafting. A tunable hand drum and a soprano uke neck make an excellent combination ... Read More »

How to Use the Ice Key in "Banjo Tooie"?

The "Ice Key" in the original Banjo Kazooie game was a huge tease of an item -- it looked and sounded as if it should do something, but it ultimately did nothing.The Ice Key is actually useful in B... Read More »