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Gold Tone AC-1 5 String Open Back Banjo inc Bag Gold Tone AC-1 5 String Open Back Banjo inc Bag
£244.00
£219.00
£25.00 off RRP
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Gold Tone AC-1 5 String Open Back inc Bag

Proclaimed "Best in Show / MUST Stock" instrument at the 2016 Summer NAMM (National Association of Music Merchants) Show in Nashville, Tennessee, the Gold Tone AC-1 sets the bar for an economical, well-made, great-sounding and durable beginner banjo. Our superior-sounding composite rim mated to a slim, playable neck, produces a banjo that weighs LESS THAN FOUR POUNDS. The Gold Tone AC-1 is the perfect choice for beginners, travel use or for a child's first banjo. Handsome, with its matching black neck, rim, Zero Glide nut and tuner buttons

  • Model: Gold Tone AC-1
  • Rim: Composite
  • Tension hoop: Flat bar
  • Head: 11" LC Frosted
  • Neck: Mahogany
  • Fingerboard: Blackwood
  • Fingerboard inlays: Dots
  • Truss rod: Two-way adjustable
  • Scale length: 665 mm (26 3/16")
  • Nut width: 30.2 mm (1 3/16")
  • Bridge: Maple with ebony cap, compensated
  • Nut: ZeroGlide
  • Tailpiece: Adjustable
  • Tuners: Geared
  • Tuning: G-D-G-B-D
  • Weight: 1.7 kg (3.75 lb)
  • Included: Bag
  • Finish: Composite
  • Plating: Chrome
Gold Tone AC-4 Tenor Open Back 4 String Banjo inc Bag Gold Tone AC-4 Tenor Open Back 4 String Banjo inc Bag
£244.00
£219.00
£25.00 off RRP
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Gold Tone Ac-4 Tenor Open Back 4 String Banjo inc Bag

The Gold Tone AC-4 is an economical, durable and great-sounding 4 string Tenor beginner banjo. The AC-4 features our snappy-sounding composite rim, mated to a slim and easy-playing neck that's equipped with Gold Tone's patented Zero Glide nut. The Gold Tone AC-4 weighs in at LESS THAN FOUR POUNDS and is the perfect choice for beginners, for travel use or for a child's first banjo. The handsome Gold Tone AC-4, with its matching black rim, neck and tuner buttons.

  • Model: Gold Tone AC-4
  • Neck: Nato
  • Finish: Satin Black
  • Fingerboard: Rosewood
  • Bridge: Maple with Ebony Cap
  • Tuners: Covered Guitar-Style
  • Inlay: Dot
  • Truss Rod: Two-Way Adjustable
  • Rim: Composite
  • Tension Hoop: Flat Bar
  • Binding: Black ABS
  • Brackets: 16
  • Buttons: Black Plastic
  • Hardware: Chrome Plated
  • Tailpiece: Vintage Gold Tone
  • Head: Remo 11" LC Smooth
  • Number of Frets: 19
  • Nut Width: 1-3/16" Bone
  • Scale Length: 22.5"
  • Weight: 3.4 lbs.
  • Tuning: CGDA
  • Tuning (Alternate): GDAE
  • Strings: .030w, .022w, .012, .009
  • Strings (Alternate): .040w, .030w, .020w, .013
  • Bag: Included
  • Left-Handed Available: Yes
  • Zero Glide Installed: Yes

Gold Tone AC-5 Closed Back 5 String Banjo inc Bag Gold Tone AC-5 Closed Back 5 String Banjo inc Bag
£404.00
£365.00
£39.00 off RRP
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Gold Tone AC-5 Closed Back 5 String Banjo inc Bag

Gold Tone brings back the high-quality, low-priced beginner Bluegrass banjo! The Gold Tone AC-5 combines full-range sound, super playability and outstanding durability at a price ANYONE can afford. The sound is due in no small measure to the Gold Tone AC-5's modern composite shell. This strong, resonant material is light in weight but high in stiffness and trouble-free. Coupled with the maple resonator back, the AC-5 produces a punchy fourth-string bark and clear ringing high notes. You can't find a better first banjo, child's banjo or travel banjo than the Gold Tone AC-5.

  • Model: Gold Tone AC-5
  • Neck: Maple
  • Finish: Natural
  • Fingerboard: Rosewood
  • Bridge: Maple with Ebony Cap
  • Tuners: Geared
  • Inlay: Dot
  • Truss Rod: Two-Way Adjustable
  • Rim: Composite
  • Tension Hoop: Flat Bar
  • Binding: Black ABS
  • Brackets: 16
  • Hardware: Chrome Plated
  • Pickups: Optional
  • Tailpiece: 5-String Terminator
  • Resonator: Composite
  • Armrest: Fits all GT Engraved
  • Head: Remo 11" LC Frosted
  • Number of Frets: 22
  • Nut Width: 1-3/16" Bone
  • Scale Length: 26-3/16"
  • Weight: 6 Lbs.
  • Tuning: GDGBD
  • Strings: .011, .024w, .016, .013, .011
  • Bag: Included
Gold Tone BU-1 Concert Banjo Ukulele inc Bag Gold Tone BU-1 Concert Banjo Ukulele inc Bag
£239.00
£215.00
£24.00 off RRP
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Gold Tone BU-1 Corncert Banjo Ukulele inc Bag

Pickers can't get enough of the Gold Tone banjo-ukes! This Gold Tone BU-1 openback concert-scale instrument is the only banjo uke at this price point to come with a factory-installed pickup for easy amplification. The Gold Tone BU-1 has an eight-inch maple pot crowned with a genuine Remo Fiberskyn head, a hard maple neck, a graceful vintage-style tailpiece, and our patented Zero Glide nut. AND it comes with a padded gig bag!

  • Model: Gold Tone BU-1
  • Neck: Maple
  • Finish: Satin Vintage Mahogany
  • Fingerboard: Rosewood
  • Bridge: Maple Ebony Cab
  • Tuners: Open Gear Grover-style
  • Inlay: 4mm Dot
  • Rim: Maple 8"
  • Tension Hoop: 8" Round Bar
  • Binding: ABS Creme
  • Brackets: 12
  • Buttons: Metal
  • Hardware: Chrome-Plated
  • Pickups: Hot Dot Pickup
  • Tailpiece: Vintage Gold Tone Tailpiece
  • Head: Remo Fiberskyn LC
  • Number of Frets: 18
  • Nut Width: 1 3/16" (36mm)
  • Scale Length: Concert Scale 15 5/8" (395mm)
  • Weight: 2lbs 12oz
  • Tuning: GCEA
  • Strings: .023 .030 .036 .025
  • Bag: Included
  • Zero Glide Installed: Yes
Gold Tone CC-50RP Criple Creek Closed Back Banjo inc Bag Gold Tone CC-50RP Criple Creek Closed Back Banjo inc Bag
£584.00
£525.00
£59.00 off RRP
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Gold Tone CC-50RP Criple Creek Closed Back Banjo inc Bag

The popular Gold Tone CC-50 has been the openback banjo of choice for thousands of beginning players for many years. The CC-50RP adds a full-walled resonator and high quality planetary-gear tuning machines to offer a value-packed first Bluegrass banjo for thousands more. Great sound emanates from the hard rock maple rim topped with a brass rod tone ring. The flangeless Gold Tone CC-50RP converts easily to an openback banjo for exploring clawhammer or folk style playing; just pop off the resonator and mounting brackets and you're done. Deluxe touches include a rosewood fretboard, Terminator tailpiece and a geared fifth-string tuning peg. Gold Tone's expert factory setup assures great playability sound right from the start.

  • Model: Gold Tone CC-50RP
  • Neck: Maple
  • Finish: Vintage Brown Satin
  • Fingerboard: Rosewood
  • Bridge: Maple with Ebony Cap
  • Tuners: Planetary
  • Inlay: Dot
  • Truss Rod: Two-Way Adjustable
  • Tone Ring: Rolled Brass
  • Rim: Multi-Ply Maple
  • Tension Hoop: Flat Bar
  • Binding: Black ABS
  • Brackets: 18
  • Buttons: A-Style
  • Hardware: Chrome Plated
  • Pickups: Optional
  • Tailpiece: 5-String Terminator
  • Resonator: 13" Maple
  • Armrest: Fits All GT Engraved
  • Head: 11" LC Frosted
  • Number of Frets: 22
  • Nut Width: 1-3/16" Bone
  • Scale Length: 26-3/16"
  • Weight: 6.5 lbs.
  • Tuning: GDGBD

  • Strings: .011, .024w, .016, .013, .011
  • Bag: Included

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Gold Tone AC-1 5 String Open Back inc Bag

Proclaimed "Best in Show / MUST Stock" instrument at the 2016 Summer NAMM (National Association of Music Merchants) Show in Nashville, Tennessee, the Gold Tone AC-1 sets the bar for an economical, well-made, great-sounding and durable beginner banjo. Our superior-sounding composite rim mated to a slim, playable neck, produces a banjo that weighs LESS THAN FOUR POUNDS. The Gold Tone AC-1 is the perfect choice for beginners, travel use or for a child's first banjo. Handsome, with its matching black neck, rim, Zero Glide nut and tuner buttons

  • Model: Gold Tone AC-1
  • Rim: Composite
  • Tension hoop: Flat bar
  • Head: 11" LC Frosted
  • Neck: Mahogany
  • Fingerboard: Blackwood
  • Fingerboard inlays: Dots
  • Truss rod: Two-way adjustable
  • Scale length: 665 mm (26 3/16")
  • Nut width: 30.2 mm (1 3/16")
  • Bridge: Maple with ebony cap, compensated
  • Nut: ZeroGlide
  • Tailpiece: Adjustable
  • Tuners: Geared
  • Tuning: G-D-G-B-D
  • Weight: 1.7 kg (3.75 lb)
  • Included: Bag
  • Finish: Composite
  • Plating: Chrome

Gold Tone Ac-4 Tenor Open Back 4 String Banjo inc Bag

The Gold Tone AC-4 is an economical, durable and great-sounding 4 string Tenor beginner banjo. The AC-4 features our snappy-sounding composite rim, mated to a slim and easy-playing neck that's equipped with Gold Tone's patented Zero Glide nut. The Gold Tone AC-4 weighs in at LESS THAN FOUR POUNDS and is the perfect choice for beginners, for travel use or for a child's first banjo. The handsome Gold Tone AC-4, with its matching black rim, neck and tuner buttons.

  • Model: Gold Tone AC-4
  • Neck: Nato
  • Finish: Satin Black
  • Fingerboard: Rosewood
  • Bridge: Maple with Ebony Cap
  • Tuners: Covered Guitar-Style
  • Inlay: Dot
  • Truss Rod: Two-Way Adjustable
  • Rim: Composite
  • Tension Hoop: Flat Bar
  • Binding: Black ABS
  • Brackets: 16
  • Buttons: Black Plastic
  • Hardware: Chrome Plated
  • Tailpiece: Vintage Gold Tone
  • Head: Remo 11" LC Smooth
  • Number of Frets: 19
  • Nut Width: 1-3/16" Bone
  • Scale Length: 22.5"
  • Weight: 3.4 lbs.
  • Tuning: CGDA
  • Tuning (Alternate): GDAE
  • Strings: .030w, .022w, .012, .009
  • Strings (Alternate): .040w, .030w, .020w, .013
  • Bag: Included
  • Left-Handed Available: Yes
  • Zero Glide Installed: Yes

Gold Tone AC-5 Closed Back 5 String Banjo inc Bag

Gold Tone brings back the high-quality, low-priced beginner Bluegrass banjo! The Gold Tone AC-5 combines full-range sound, super playability and outstanding durability at a price ANYONE can afford. The sound is due in no small measure to the Gold Tone AC-5's modern composite shell. This strong, resonant material is light in weight but high in stiffness and trouble-free. Coupled with the maple resonator back, the AC-5 produces a punchy fourth-string bark and clear ringing high notes. You can't find a better first banjo, child's banjo or travel banjo than the Gold Tone AC-5.

  • Model: Gold Tone AC-5
  • Neck: Maple
  • Finish: Natural
  • Fingerboard: Rosewood
  • Bridge: Maple with Ebony Cap
  • Tuners: Geared
  • Inlay: Dot
  • Truss Rod: Two-Way Adjustable
  • Rim: Composite
  • Tension Hoop: Flat Bar
  • Binding: Black ABS
  • Brackets: 16
  • Hardware: Chrome Plated
  • Pickups: Optional
  • Tailpiece: 5-String Terminator
  • Resonator: Composite
  • Armrest: Fits all GT Engraved
  • Head: Remo 11" LC Frosted
  • Number of Frets: 22
  • Nut Width: 1-3/16" Bone
  • Scale Length: 26-3/16"
  • Weight: 6 Lbs.
  • Tuning: GDGBD
  • Strings: .011, .024w, .016, .013, .011
  • Bag: Included

Gold Tone BU-1 Corncert Banjo Ukulele inc Bag

Pickers can't get enough of the Gold Tone banjo-ukes! This Gold Tone BU-1 openback concert-scale instrument is the only banjo uke at this price point to come with a factory-installed pickup for easy amplification. The Gold Tone BU-1 has an eight-inch maple pot crowned with a genuine Remo Fiberskyn head, a hard maple neck, a graceful vintage-style tailpiece, and our patented Zero Glide nut. AND it comes with a padded gig bag!

  • Model: Gold Tone BU-1
  • Neck: Maple
  • Finish: Satin Vintage Mahogany
  • Fingerboard: Rosewood
  • Bridge: Maple Ebony Cab
  • Tuners: Open Gear Grover-style
  • Inlay: 4mm Dot
  • Rim: Maple 8"
  • Tension Hoop: 8" Round Bar
  • Binding: ABS Creme
  • Brackets: 12
  • Buttons: Metal
  • Hardware: Chrome-Plated
  • Pickups: Hot Dot Pickup
  • Tailpiece: Vintage Gold Tone Tailpiece
  • Head: Remo Fiberskyn LC
  • Number of Frets: 18
  • Nut Width: 1 3/16" (36mm)
  • Scale Length: Concert Scale 15 5/8" (395mm)
  • Weight: 2lbs 12oz
  • Tuning: GCEA
  • Strings: .023 .030 .036 .025
  • Bag: Included
  • Zero Glide Installed: Yes

Gold Tone CC-50RP Criple Creek Closed Back Banjo inc Bag

The popular Gold Tone CC-50 has been the openback banjo of choice for thousands of beginning players for many years. The CC-50RP adds a full-walled resonator and high quality planetary-gear tuning machines to offer a value-packed first Bluegrass banjo for thousands more. Great sound emanates from the hard rock maple rim topped with a brass rod tone ring. The flangeless Gold Tone CC-50RP converts easily to an openback banjo for exploring clawhammer or folk style playing; just pop off the resonator and mounting brackets and you're done. Deluxe touches include a rosewood fretboard, Terminator tailpiece and a geared fifth-string tuning peg. Gold Tone's expert factory setup assures great playability sound right from the start.

  • Model: Gold Tone CC-50RP
  • Neck: Maple
  • Finish: Vintage Brown Satin
  • Fingerboard: Rosewood
  • Bridge: Maple with Ebony Cap
  • Tuners: Planetary
  • Inlay: Dot
  • Truss Rod: Two-Way Adjustable
  • Tone Ring: Rolled Brass
  • Rim: Multi-Ply Maple
  • Tension Hoop: Flat Bar
  • Binding: Black ABS
  • Brackets: 18
  • Buttons: A-Style
  • Hardware: Chrome Plated
  • Pickups: Optional
  • Tailpiece: 5-String Terminator
  • Resonator: 13" Maple
  • Armrest: Fits All GT Engraved
  • Head: 11" LC Frosted
  • Number of Frets: 22
  • Nut Width: 1-3/16" Bone
  • Scale Length: 26-3/16"
  • Weight: 6.5 lbs.
  • Tuning: GDGBD

  • Strings: .011, .024w, .016, .013, .011
  • Bag: Included