Americana, Updated.




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 with 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.


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NEXT: june 22nd, 2018 Detroit riverdays festival

June 23rd, 2018: Pyrofest, Lake, MI

August 2nd, 2018 Great Lakes Flow Festival

August 14th, 2018 the grand social, dublin, Ire

august 19th, 2018 courtney's, Killarney, Ire

October 4th, 2018 Mo's Tavern, Chicago IL

Notable Past Shows

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

January 2018  Ghost Light, Hamtramck

November 2017  Korner Bar, carmel liburti cd release

October 12th, 2017  PJ's Lagerhouse, with bob log III

News & Updates

March 2018:

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."

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Debut album currently in progress at Detroit’s Homestead Studios.

EU Release: August 2018

US Release: February 2018