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Win a Spot at Great Lakes Music Camp 2019

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Enter to win a Weekend Camper package at this inspiring camp on the shore of Lake Michigan, with instructors including Peghead Nations Joe K. Walsh, Evie Ladin, John Reischman, and Brittany Haas. https://pegheadnation.com/news-reviews/events/great-lakes-music-camp-2019-giveaway/

Join Peghead Nation at Wintergrass 2020

Every February in Seattle........ thousands of acoustic musicians and fans gather for the three........day Wintergrass Music Festival........ happening this year on February 20
Seattle's annual roots gathering happens February 20 - 23 and will feature Peghead Nation instructor John Reischman as part of the Bluegrass Without Borders all-star lineup. https://pegheadnation.com/news-reviews/events/join-peghead-nation-wintergrass-2020/

Hours of New Lessons Just Added to Peghead Nation

NEW LESSONS JUST ADDED TO THE STRING SCHOOL........ Each month........ our instructors add new tunes........ in........depth technique lessons........ and play........along tracks to many of our courses. Check out this month
The new year brings new tunes and techniques to learn on guitar, mandolin, fiddle, banjo, dobro, ukulele, and bass. https://pegheadnation.com/news-reviews/breaking-news/peghead-nation-new-lessons-january/

Peghead Nation Sets Up Production Room at 32Ten Studios

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Were happy to take our production studio to a room at 32Ten Studios, a space that has ties to the history of the Star Wars series, Indiana Jones movies, and Pixars early work. https://pegheadnation.com/news-reviews/breaking-news/peghead-nation-sets-production-32ten-studios/

Martin Guitar | Nick Offerman: "My Martin Story"

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The guitarist known for his portrayal of Ron Swanson on Parks and Recreation talks about his love of Martin Guitars and his struggle with the B chord. https://pegheadnation.com/peghead-partners/inside-look/martin-guitar-nick-offerman-my-martin-story/

Martin Guitar | Zandy Fitzgerald: “What Makes the World”

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The guitarist for the pop/rock/soul band The New Respects plays a solo version of an original song live at Martin HQ. https://pegheadnation.com/peghead-partners/performances/martin-guitar-zandy-new-respects-what-makes-world/

Hawthorn Top Tension Banjo

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Peghead Nation instructor Wes Corbett demonstrates his main banjo. https://pegheadnation.com/instruments-gear/fine-lutherie/hawthorn-top-tension-banjo/

Wes Corbett and Simon Chrisman: “St. Anne’s Reel”

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Peghead Nations new Contemporary Bluegrass Banjo instructor plays a traditional classic with his duet partner, hammer dulcimer virtuoso Simon Chrisman. https://pegheadnation.com/featured-videos/studio/wes-corbett-simon-chrisman-st-annes-reel/

Joy Kills Sorrow: “Such Great Heights”

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Peghead Nation welcomes our two newest instructors, Zoe Guigueno and Wes Corbett, who played together in the influential stringband Joy Kills Sorrow. https://pegheadnation.com/featured-videos/back-room/joy-kills-sorrow-such-great-heights/

New Course Available! Contemporary Bluegrass Banjo with Wes Corbett

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Sign up now to learn single-string and melodic style banjo, with lessons on fingerboard theory, improvisation, and more. https://pegheadnation.com/news-reviews/breaking-news/contemporary-bluegrass-banjo-wes-corbett-now-available/

Coming Soon! Contemporary Bluegrass Banjo with Wes Corbett

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Learn single-string and melodic style banjo, with lessons on fingerboard theory, improvisation, and more. Sign up for news about the launch of Wess course! https://pegheadnation.com/news-reviews/breaking-news/contemporary-bluegrass-banjo-wes-corbett-coming-soon/

Variations on “Cripple Creek,” Part 2: Variation #1

Wes shows you some ways to vary the melody of ................Cripple Creek................ and introduces the concept of ................melodic style................ banjo. Melodic........style was invented by banjoist Bill Keith
https://pegheadnation.com/string-school/courses/contemporary-bluegrass-banjo/variations-cripple-creek-part-2-variation-1/

Martin Guitar | Repairing John Mayer’s OM28JM

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Watch this mesmerizing video of John Mayers signature guitar getting an overhaul at the Martin factory. https://pegheadnation.com/peghead-partners/inside-look/martin-guitar-reparing-john-mayers-om28jm/

Jerry Douglas & Tommy Emmanuel: “Halfway Home” | Ear Trumpet Labs

Jerry Douglas and Tommy Emmanuel have been playing a series of exciting co........bills........ performing both solo sets and and jaw........dropping dobro and guitar duets. While on a Pacific Northwest swing earlier this year
The dobro master and fingerstyle powerhouse play Tommys original tune in the Ear Trumpet Labs workshop. https://pegheadnation.com/peghead-partners/performances/ear-trumpet-labs-jerry-douglas-tommy-emmanuel-halfway-home/

Martin Guitar X Bracing

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Chris Martin and others talk about the creation of the X-braced guitar and the structural and tonal benefits of the historic bracing pattern. https://pegheadnation.com/peghead-partners/inside-look/martin-x-bracing/

1931 Gibson RB-1

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Bill Evans demonstrates the vintage instrument known as the Grace Attfield Banjo. https://pegheadnation.com/instruments-gear/vintage-vault/1931-gibson-rb-1/

Martin Vega® Banjo Strings

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Martins new banjo strings use a long lasting nickel/steel alloy for its tonal qualities and smooth consistency, great for all styles of banjo playing. https://pegheadnation.com/peghead-partners/new-products/martin-vega-banjo-strings/

Evie Ladin: “Lonesome John”

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Peghead Nations Clawhammer Banjo teacher plays and sings an old-time song from Kentucky fiddler John Salyer. https://pegheadnation.com/featured-videos/studio/evie-ladin-lonesome-john/

Robert Earl Keen: “The Unknown Fighter” | LR Baggs

Related Videos | LR Baggs LR Baggs presents............LR Baggs presents Robert Earl Keen performing the previously unreleased track ................The Unknown Fighter................. This session was recorded live at Soundcheck Nashville
The master songwriter plays an unreleased song live at Soundcheck in Nashville. https://pegheadnation.com/peghead-partners/performances/lr-baggs-robert-earl-keen-unknown-fighter/

Evie Ladin and Emily Mann: “Merriweather”

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Peghead Nations Clawhammer Banjo teacher plays a banjo and fiddle version of an old-time favorite with the fiddler and multi-instrumentalist from the folk duo Paper Wings. https://pegheadnation.com/featured-videos/studio/evie-ladin-and-emily-mann-merriweather/

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