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Boxheads United Podcast

A music podcast and blog hosted by The Joker

Website: http://boxheadsunited.wordpress.com/
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Latest Activity: Jun 29, 2017

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Cigar Box Identity Crisis

Hello fellow Boxheads, if anyone actually reads this blog anymore!  Its been a long time since I have posted.   I could string off excuses and move on, but I need to be honest, I have been going through a cigar box identity crisis.  What is that you ask?  Let me explain. When I discovered cigar box guitars […]

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My yardsale find- a $40 strat

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Comment by steven beck on September 7, 2012 at 2:50pm

Just found this brand new site that welcomes Podcasters and Video Bloggers.  These guys have been great to me. Very Helpful!  They'll bend over backwards to help in any way they can and they know what there doing.  Might wanna check it out....    southwesternhomemademusic.com

Comment by Joker on August 7, 2012 at 4:15pm

Sorry BoxHeads! Copied and pasted from the Ohio Group on the post below, but you get the idea!

Comment by Joker on August 7, 2012 at 4:14pm

Hello, Ohio CBG Cooperative! It's been a while since I have been here, glad to see folks using it!  Just wanted to let you know that my band '7 Hills Stomp' will be performing live at Tone House Music-4040 Hamilton Ave. Cincinnati Ohio 45223, this Saturday Aug 11th starting at 7:30.  Come on out and see some hard hitting Ohio CBG blues.

Comment by South Paw,Davey on April 9, 2012 at 11:48am

Some great tunes man Thanks for the invite. I am goint to listen to it all at work tomorrow keep it going.

Comment by Joker on March 23, 2012 at 10:18pm

Hello Box Heads!  I have begun the process of archiving all the old episodes of the Cigar Box Guitar Podcast at archive.org.  Eventually they will all be available there.

Here are some links:

http://archive.org/details/JokersCigarBoxGuitarPodcastEpisode1

http://archive.org/details/JokersCigarBoxGuitarPodcast-episode2

http://archive.org/details/JokersCigarBoxGuitarPodcast-episode3

http://archive.org/details/JokersCigarBoxGuitarPodcast-episode4-part1

Comment by Joker on November 30, 2011 at 6:22pm

Comment by Joker on November 22, 2011 at 8:25pm

http://soundcloud.com/joker-cbg-podcast/sets/a-different-engine/

Free download of 7 Hills Stomp album "A Different Engine"

Comment by Junk on August 7, 2011 at 11:44am

Hey Joker, a year ago I read a post on craigslist about a punk/blues show with homemade instruments at First Capitol in York, PA. First time I saw a cbg. That night I knew I had to build my own. On my 5th build now. Thanks for the great show and the new addiction!

Comment by Joker on July 30, 2011 at 3:54pm
Comment by Joker on July 30, 2011 at 3:33pm
Oh Hell Yeah! That was awesome!
 

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