20 Banjo Songs for Banjophobes (and Banjophiles)

20 Banjo Songs for Banjophobes (and Banjophiles)

If you associate banjos with missing teeth, moonshine and ill-fated canoe trips, this playlist may upend your beliefs. From classic rock to indie rock, from punk to funk, you just can’t escape the banjo.

The Air Is Getting Slippery (Primus)
Anthems For A Seventeen-Year-Old Girl (Broken Social Scene)
Breakdown (Guns N’ Roses)
Bukowski (Modest Mouse)
Chocolate Jesus (Tom Waits)
Excuse Me (Peter Gabriel)
Gallows Pole (Led Zeppelin)
Help Me Scrape The Mucus Off My Brain (Ween)
Jacksonville (Sufjan Stevens)
Old Man (Neil Young)
Promising Light (Iron & Wine)
Psychotic Girl (The Black Keys)
Rainbow Connection (Kermit the Frog)
Reprise (Grizzly Bear)
Seven Deadly Sins (Flogging Molly)
Sexx Laws (Beck)
The Sinister Minister (Bela Fleck & the Flecktones)
Squeeze Box (The Who)
The State Of Massachusetts (Dropkick Murphys)

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