The American-made Goodtime Midnight Special banjo by Deering is an enhanced version of the ultra-popular Goodtime Special Banjo. The Midnight Special features a Deering shaped peghead, a black, deep pentrating stain with an elegant satin finish, planetary tuners and capoing spikes under the fifth string at frets 7,9 & 10. The rim is three-ply maple with a 1/8 inch thick bluegrass style tone ring and the metal parts are nickel plated. The top frosted Deering head is 11 inch, high crown. The Tone ring broadens the tonal response for more brightness, increased bass and greater sustain and projection. This banjo has the beautiful tone of the Goodtime Special with the additional elegance of the black finish.
- Three-ply maple rim
- 1/8 inch thick steel tone ring.
- Planetary tuners
- Black Stain
- Capoing spikes on frets 7,9 & 10