The Lion Sleeps Tonight (performed on homemade instruments)

How about a little electric jug band action to kick off your week? This classic tune from The Tokens never gets old. I did a rendition on electric CBG, electric washboard, pizza paddle bass, electric kazoo, and a soup can microphone. Why not?

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Comment by Poorness Studios on July 27, 2021 at 9:28pm

Thanks Derek. The ol' pizza paddle is one of my favorite DIY instruments.

Comment by Derek Rose on July 27, 2021 at 8:19pm

Cool cover, Kale. Love that bass.

Comment by Poorness Studios on July 27, 2021 at 1:54pm

Thanks RTZ. It's always fun to be a 1 man band.

Comment by RTZGUITARS on July 26, 2021 at 3:51pm

Jugg bands are  in around here, well done.  

Comment by Poorness Studios on July 25, 2021 at 8:04pm

Thanks AGP and Rope. I really appreciate you guys. 

Comment by Rope Walker Country Star on July 25, 2021 at 7:53pm


I agree with UncleJohn, this is the new PoornessStudio Greatest Hit. So fun, so infectious, so homemade! Great song choice to show off all the instruments. Two kazoos!  Thanks for postin’.

Comment by AGP # on July 25, 2021 at 6:16pm

"Yep!", Good One Poorness, one of those classic unforgettable classic songs, I never tire of listening to, love the way you combined all the different instruments. :-) 

Comment by Poorness Studios on July 25, 2021 at 5:53pm

Thanks Doug and Ambrose. It was a fun video to make.

Comment by Doug Thorsvik on July 25, 2021 at 2:55pm

This is a five thumbs up for performance, arrangement, videography, originality, … Absolutely awesome Kale!!!

Comment by Bob "Ambrose" Negus on July 25, 2021 at 12:09pm

That's a fine production Kale. Great rendition.

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