Original song played on the prestigious Uncle John’s 1 string lap Diddley......twice.

Views: 69

Comment

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

Join Cigar Box Nation

Comment by Richard Sundberg on June 13, 2019 at 9:13am
Thank AP!
Making music with 2 X 4’s, who knew! Thanks Dave!
Comment by Richard Sundberg on June 13, 2019 at 8:59am
Yours to have AGP, it would be an honor and no capitol punishment involved. Learning still to play these one stringers, but your right, Uncle’s Mojo shines through! Kangaroo Court Rock! Thanks very much for your input and motivation my friend!
Comment by Richard Sundberg on June 13, 2019 at 8:52am
I tried to channel Jack Bruce David Gilmore style A.D! This song wasn’t planned, actually I was working on another song and just started horsing around with the Diddley and took it for a ride. I like your comment about timbre off the voice matching the Diddley. Cally smoothie drum beat hit the spot on the Zoom multitrack workstation. Thank you buddy!
Comment by Richard Sundberg on June 13, 2019 at 8:46am
Hope the vocals aren’t to loud Uncle, I deleted two previous YouTube takes because of buzzing and rope burn. I look forward very much to hearing your Hudson Terraplane Diddley, come out the closest and let that baby sing. Thanks for your kind words and inspiration my friend!
Comment by Dave Lynas on June 12, 2019 at 10:58pm

Wow Richard. You nailed those 2x4s! Ominousity.

Comment by the anonymous pick on June 12, 2019 at 6:25pm

:-D

Comment by AGP # on June 12, 2019 at 5:12pm

"Well Done Richard", great original song, sounds terrific, might have to steal that one!, and definitely a bit of "Unc Mojo" shining through on the Diddley.  :-)

Comment by Andries D. EKER on June 12, 2019 at 12:06pm

Hit the road Jack! comes to mind ! Yup those Vocals are magical ,dont now what your on about but the tembre off the voice whit the diddley is spot on ! Bass on the left and solo on the right ! its verry bluezy !but that beat drive's it up  to the Cally frenzy !  nice one Richard !! gabbagabba  Hey !

Comment by Uncle John on June 12, 2019 at 8:35am

PS:  My Hudson Terraplane diddley is much neglected.  I need to get it out of the closet and amp it up.

Comment by Uncle John on June 12, 2019 at 8:34am

Hey, Richard.  You've got the vocals tuned up to ten and soulful.  Title, lyrics, theme, sound and amp setting all working together.  Good art all around and the song should be a keeper.

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

What Neck Shape do u use or like?

Started by Andries D. EKER in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Michael Fred Johnson 6 hours ago. 30 Replies

Frets and fretboard

Started by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner yesterday. 4 Replies

Fret Sides Dressing

Started by Brent Kasl in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Titch the Clown yesterday. 8 Replies

Slide off decals

Started by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner on Friday. 10 Replies

Perma grit sandpaper

Started by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner on Friday. 2 Replies

30.5" scale lay-out help needed please!

Started by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner on Thursday. 20 Replies

Break angle for bridge

Started by Fantacone Box Works in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner on Thursday. 28 Replies

Navigating this forum

Started by Fantacone Box Works in Performances, How to Play, Lessons, Concerts. Last reply by Fantacone Box Works Jul 14. 5 Replies

Blog Posts

Getting ready for next build

Posted by Sean Murphy on July 17, 2019 at 12:54pm 1 Comment

What wood is this?

Posted by Sean Murphy on July 16, 2019 at 10:48am 7 Comments

apology

Posted by Danny Gordon on July 13, 2019 at 7:30pm 3 Comments

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 -->