barnes wins the steve martin prize for excellence in banjo and bluegrass

Barnes wins the steve martin excellence in bluegrass award

"this happened to me last week. i was taken by complete surprise. it's really a wonderful thing to be recognized by steve and the board. thank you all very much!"

here is a piece about the prize from steve's site.

here is a piece in the new york times blog

another new album out now!!!!

barnyard electronics coming at you, high and inside on a 3-2 count. this is the second full album of my music to come out this year [it’s mid june] on minner bucket records.

Ambient Works Vol. 1

Danny Barnes - Ambient Works Volume 1

if you have a long drive, or are working in the yard, or writing a computer program, or doing a task like that, this music is designed to pull you along, and perhaps suspend time for you so you can have a space to work, or enjoy yourself or whatever you need.

brand new record out today! 10.14.13

brand new batch of songs in the barnyard electronics technique.