Detroit Electro-Folk / new americana
Shattering your idea of "banjo music," Gregory Mulkern performs high-energy original songs built with a texture of tones and percussion produced live from his electric banjo. Passionate and driving vocals, intricate arrangements, and funky beats come together to deliver an exciting and fresh show: Americana, Updated for the 21st Century.
NEXT: USA debut album release party!! details tba
Notable Past Shows
Aug-Sept 2018 European tour, so below album release
August 2018 Great Lakes Flow Festival
JUne 2018 Pyrofest
June 2018 Detroit Riverdays Festival
June 2018 Detroit Music Weekend
May 2018 cmap showcase, The Jam Handy, Detroit MI
April 2018 Innovate Detroit, capital park
march 2018 hamtramck music festival
October 12th, 2017 PJ's Lagerhouse, with bob log III
News & Updates
Banjolectric was an official selection at the 2018 Detroit Performers Expo. Here are some comments from the jurors:
"So fresh! Banjolectric's originality leaves you wanting to hear more."
"It's amazing what Banjolectric can do."
"Banjolectric's blending of genres is great for summer festivals."
Debut Album, "So Below" to be released in the EU Sept. 2018, and USA Nov. 2018