The Barnes & Mullins BJ400 Rathbone 5 String Banjo is a handsome banjo with great tonal properties. Named after Rathbone Place, the London home of Messrs Barnes and Mullins in the early 1900s, it is of a traditional construction with a mahogany resonator and a striking Remo-made Black head.
This model is also available with an electronic pickup system. Please see: BJ400E
What we say about the BJ400
The Rathbone is a great mid-range banjo with a unique dark aesthetic. It is great for playing a variety of musical styles including, but now limited to, bluegrass, country, jazz, rock, gospel and trad.