The 4 Best Clawhammer Banjos – Frailing Banjo Reviews 2017

The clawhammer style—also known as “frailing”—is a common technique for players of traditional folk string music. The main defining difference between the clawhammer style and other playing techniques is the direction of the picking. Classic techniques for folk or bluegrass use an upwards picking motion; by contrast, the clawhammer method is predominantly a down-picking style, […]

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