A original song using my 100 year old chocolate candy box Swamp Witch / Acoustic

Views: 72

Comment

You need to be a member of Cigar Box Nation to add comments!

Join Cigar Box Nation

Comment by c# merle on January 12, 2019 at 7:29am

nice playing  ritchie - ry cooder is a good shout actually, and a fine one to be compared to

Comment by Richard Sundberg on January 12, 2019 at 6:19am

I haven’t listened to Ry Cooder much, so I went and listened to him on YouTube for over an hour, man have I been missing out! Feeling Bad Blues and Swamp Dog Blues really stood out! What beautiful sounds he gets out of that 1930s Broman Resonator Guitar. I’ve always been a Leo Kottke fan! AGP, to be mentioned with those two guys is overly generous and kind, and one of the best compliments I ever received. I must of swerved into doing something right, thank you so very much AGP!

Comment by Richard Sundberg on January 12, 2019 at 6:08am

I walk a thin chocolate line here A.D! I decided for calling this acoustic because I recorded it using one track with an open mic and the other with Swampy plugged in with no effects. After recording, I added some reverb to both tracks. I’m a little Jekyll and Hyde and guys I don’t even have names for. Thanks, great and insightful comments A.D!

Comment by Richard Sundberg on January 12, 2019 at 5:58am

It’s one of those times I was taking a break working on another song Uncle. Picked up, pun not intended, the old Swampy and it turned out spontaneously. Wish I had the video recorder on. I did set up my iPad and tried to duplicate it, but I was more in the mood to eat chocolate than play chocolate. Thank you for your nice comments Uncle!

Comment by Richard Sundberg on January 12, 2019 at 5:46am

A Witch can be sweet, but be careful. Thank you Dave!

Comment by Richard Sundberg on January 11, 2019 at 8:42pm

Thank you Dennis! Your comments are very nice!

Comment by Richard Sundberg on January 11, 2019 at 8:39pm

This guitar is like a box of chocolates, lots of characters and attitudes. Thanks Pick!

Comment by AGP # on January 11, 2019 at 4:32pm

PS; and maybe a bit of Leo Kottke as well  :-)

Comment by AGP # on January 11, 2019 at 4:30pm

"Nice Mellow Vocals & Swampy Sounds Richard", it might be just me, but I can hear a Ry Cooder influence in there, which is a good thing!, :-)

Comment by Andries D. EKER on January 11, 2019 at 8:18am

Meaning full contemplating, whit electric 3 string arrangement! One of your many sides! Nice one Richard ,fine cresendo at the ending !

The Essential Pages

New to Cigar Box Nation? How to Play Cigar Box GuitarsFree Plans & How to Build Cigar Box GuitarsCigar Box Guitar Building BasicsCigar Box Guitar Parts Store

Site Sponsor

Recommended Links & Resources

Forum

Looking for Builders and Players in Florida!

Started by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner in Fests and Concerts: Organizing and Promoting. Last reply by the anonymous pick 13 hours ago. 7 Replies

Secret codes?

Started by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner in Performances, How to Play, Lessons, Concerts. Last reply by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner yesterday. 21 Replies

Mini Documentary: Henry Dervaric's Cigar Box Guitars [Dandelion TV]

Started by Shane Speal shanespeal.com in Feature Articles. Last reply by GARAGE HERMIT on Sunday. 4 Replies

Zero fret/nut idea

Started by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Tom T on Sunday. 6 Replies

Rescued ss can.

Started by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner on Saturday. 8 Replies

Box fiddle #1

Started by Gervase Gallant in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner on Saturday. 5 Replies

Building Advice

Started by Jonathan Buttazoni in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Taffy Evans on Friday. 2 Replies

Latest Activity

Events

Music

Loading…

© 2019   Created by Ben "C. B. Gitty" Baker.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service

\uastyle>\ud/** Scrollup **/\ud.scrollup {\ud background: url("https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/963882636?profile=original") no-repeat scroll 0 0 transparent;\ud bottom: 25px;\ud display: inline !important;\ud height: 40px;\ud opacity: 0.3 !important;\ud position: fixed;\ud right: 30px;\ud text-indent: -9999px;\ud width: 40px;\ud z-index: 999;\ud}\ud.scrollup:hover {\ud opacity:0.99!important;\ud}\ud \uascript type="text/javascript">\ud x$(document).ready(function(){\ud x$(window).scroll(function(){\ud if (x$(this).scrollTop() > 100) {\ud x$('.scrollup').fadeIn();\ud } else {\ud x$('.scrollup').fadeOut();\ud }\ud });\ud x$('.scrollup').click(function(){\ud x$("html, body").animate({ scrollTop: 0 }, 600);\ud return false;\ud });\ud });\ud \ua!-- End Scroll Up -->