Intense Blues Played On A Cigar Box Guitar From New Album Mississippi Diaries

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Comment by BrianQ. on October 6, 2020 at 3:33pm

He’s got quite a collection of vids on the American Cigar Box Guitar Association site? He’s been around for a long time, he even played for Bo Diddley, have you ever heard him on 6 strings, he can get down!

Comment by A.D.EKER on October 6, 2020 at 2:34pm

Kool track ! is that one of those lace CBG builds?, he got that swamp Tony Joe White feel about him ! he even got a looper in there ,Steve Arley ill remember him ! Thanks Hooch for the upload !!

Comment by Poorness Studios on October 6, 2020 at 10:31am

Steve Arvey always does such cool songs.

Comment by KOOL DOG HOOCH on October 6, 2020 at 6:08am

When I "found this" video, it came across the suggestions if you will of recommend videos. At the time of binge watching woodworking videos and thought it rather odd because every once in awhile I'll watch 'Foxs & Fossils' so I gave it a go and was really surprised at his style and sound. Mesmerizing would be a good word for it, crisp sound and clean licks very enjoyable. I don't like music being hammered at me.

Comment by Southern Ray on October 5, 2020 at 11:47pm

 I "found" this guy a couple of years ago while researching Northern Hill Country blues.. Pre-Delta blues... Good stuff, Fred McDowell, R.L. Burnside and others including one of my favorites Junior Kimbrough. He sounds like he belongs alright... Good stuff! 

 Thank you!

Comment by Taffy Evans on October 5, 2020 at 7:11pm
Good stuff, thanks Hooch.
Taff
Comment by Dave Lynas on October 5, 2020 at 5:22pm

Mesmerizing. Clean licks!

Comment by Uncle John on October 5, 2020 at 1:57pm

Yup.  Good share, Hooch.  Steve Arvey is the real deal.   Lots of skill, licks, feeling and passion for blues.   He let's it all hang out.  This is a good one.

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