Tag: Shelley’s Murder Boys

Banjo and old-time music, Joe Glover

Banjo and old-time music, Joe Glover

Old-time is a genre of American folk music which developed in theĀ Appalachian Mountains region from a fusion of British/Irish folk and West African musical traditions.Ā  Joe Glover is banjo player for the band Shelley's Murder Boys and he explains the roots of old-time music along with sharing techniques for playing the banjo and banjo making. Joe also plays harmonica for the blues band Backsliders.