The Dean Backwoods 6 Banjo brings pick plucky sound in a familiar format with features like a solid mahogany rim, neck, and resonator, celluloid binding, and rosewood fretboard for beauty and brains in one package. Crafted in a six-string design that allows guitarists to make an easier transition to the banjo format while still retaining the unique sound that made the banjo one of the best-loved folk instruments, the Backwoods 6 also sports an attractive price tag for beginners.

Product Specs

  • Backwoods 6 Banjo
  • Natural
  • 2010s

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Reviews for the Dean Backwoods 6 Banjo
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  • Love this Banjo. Plays great

    Verified Purchase

    It came well packed and still in tune. Love , Love this Banjo. For the price you cant go wrong. I always wanted an electric acoustic 5 string Banjo and this works.

  • The one I have Can't be beat for the price!

    Verified Purchase

    These ARE 100% "Banjo" in their construction and makeup ... so when you are setting one up, you must understand how to properly tweak a BANJO ... not a guitar! When properly set-up and tuned (the head that is), they sound very good and play wonderfully. With factory Grover tuners and a tight head …

  • I love this banjo. It plays well, and sounds great. It's got a good weight in your hands, and the tone of it is amazing. It sounds like a true banjo but plays like a guitar. I just wish I could play it in more settings.

  • Horrible quality but great idea

    Verified Purchase

    Ordered this guitar with much anticipation, but sold it immediately within first month because the frets were starting to come off. Horrible craftsmanship. Even the 75.00 Jackson I started guitar playing with was built 1000s times better. Sucks because it adds such a cool sound to your guitar lineup…