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Following up on their YouTube-rattling version of Early Scruggs’ Flint Hill Special from last year, the talented Mizzone Brothers nail Arthur Guitar Boogie’ Smith’s ‘Duelling Banjos’ (made famous by the film Deliverance).

Nine year-old banjo picker Jonny Mizzone along with his brothers Robbie (13) on fiddle, and Tommy (14) on guitar, are The Sleepy Man Banjo Boys. Though their combined age is younger than music’s Hip-Hop era, it’s the 1950’s music of Flatt & Scruggs & The Stanley Brothers that inspires them.

The Sleepy Man Banjo Boys