Charley Beller

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I got into bones playing after watching Canadian bones and feet man, Teilhard Frost, play bones and assorted kitchen percussion with the band Flapjack. I practiced up and now play feet and bones along with other percussion, banjo and mandolin for the band Contranella. I play one set of cow ribs that I bought from a nameless music store somewhere in Ireland and one set of wooden bones made by Steve Brown. You can hear my bones playing on Contranella’s new album, available at