The fest is 11 a.m.-5 p.m. June 24.
Because the range of styles that can be played on the banjo is diverse, the session is restricted to bluegrass.
Country music icon Roy Clark welcomes his American Banjo Museum exhibit with a concert and an interview.
The Gibson TB-18 Mastertone spent 60 years in storage.
Man is known for her work with Yo-Yo Ma’s Silk Road Ensemble and San Francisco-based Kronos Quartet.
Fielder spent this summer working on a studio album with members of Norman outlaw country tribute band Empty Bottles.
Banjo Fest coincides with the museum’s Hall of Fame weekend.
American Banjo Museum honors Steve Martin, an entertainer who has been a banjo ambassador for decades.
Though they travel by bus and not horse-drawn wagons, Old Crow Medicine Show offers an elixir much like the medicine shows of old.
His entirely unironic songwriting would fit in neatly next to The Avett Brothers on a tour bill or a playlist. Artifice isn’t in his bag of tricks, which means that “Accidental Thief ” positively bursts with immediate hooks. Opener “All I Know” is a jaunty, charming tune that sways and skips along easily. It borders…