Folkfinds: Gigito’s “Greasy Coat”

Gigito by Thiago Teles

Continuing to spotlight old-time music’s international presence, we travel to a Salvador, Brazil. Banjo player Gigito describes his music as ‘unattached bluegrass’ and takes inspiration from everyone from Earl Scruggs to Thelonious Monk. His newest project, the album ‘Old Time Music vol. 1,’ has him focusing on clawhammer and tackling … → read more