NAME: Dan Lindner, known for over 35 years around the northeast as “Banjo Dan”
BAND AFFILIATION: The Sky Blue Boys; Banjo Dan and the Mid-nite Plowboys
INSTRUMENT: Banjo, guitar, autoharp, dobro and mandolin
1. THE FIRST ALBUM I EVER BOUGHT WAS … My brother Willy and I shared a record collection in our youth, and as teenagers we got into traditional music (after our rock ‘n’ roll phase), inspired first by the New Lost City Ramblers’ first Folkways LP.