(POSTPONED to Jan.) – Wrapping Up 4th CD – (All Cigar Box Guitars)

Janky’s 4th CD will be out soon and it is slap full of Hill Country Blues goodness recorded exclusively on Cigar Box Guitars. Janky has quite the collection of CBGs and loves the simplicity of 2 or 4 strings. Janky was witness to his mentor, Rev KM Williams, blowing the roof off venues with his 2-string Lowebow Shorty.

Cole Koenning is manning the drums and the beats are foot-stomping hip-shaking jankiness. He is a truly exceptional drummer. Cody Cotton blowing the harp with bluesy abandon. This CD has the usual Janky sound which is often unpredictable.

Hambone 3 Stringer.
LoweBow Shorty – 2 Strings
Hightone OPen G 4 Stringer
LoweBow Double Open G – Bass up top and 3 String Below
Cole laying it down
Janky’s 4th CD, CBG Throwdown Focuses on Cigar Box Guitars

Janky’s 4th CD, CBG Throwdown Focuses on Cigar Box Guitars

C.B.G. Throwdown finds Janky bringing a release that focuses exclusively on cigar box guitar. This 9-song release is Janky’s 4th CD in his catalog. Janky features Cody Cotton on harp who played on Hill Country Foot Stomp and Janky’s go-to drummer, the amazing Cole...

New Janky Single Out!

New Janky Single Out!

Today I released the first song off my 4th album, CGB Throwdown. This is a song about growing up in Louisiana. Janky / Vocals, CBGs, Bass Cody Cotton / Harp Cole Koenning / Drums Bear Ryan / Backing Vocals Kelly Allison / Backing Vocals (My vocal coach) Chuck Ebert /...

Janky Blues Royalty Session in Holly Springs, MS

Janky Blues Royalty Session in Holly Springs, MS

I have started a non-profit organization set up to help blues musicians get their music out there. I have been recording blues guys and gals for years for free including Reverend KM Williams, EJ Mathews, The Kimbrough Brothers, and Robert Kimbrough to name a few....

Inside Junior Kimbrough’s Juke Joint (A Pictorial Glance)

Inside Junior Kimbrough’s Juke Joint (A Pictorial Glance)

I am always fascinated by all that went on in Junior Kimbrough's infamous Juke Joint just west of Holly Springs, Mississippi. I have been there several times over the years but all that remains is a wall of kudzu and a few beer can pull tabs beside the road.  I have...

Janky @ Festival Terri’ Thouars France

Janky @ Festival Terri’ Thouars France

I had such an amazing time at this great festival in Thouars, France. Everyone was so welcoming and it is such a beautiful place. I was invited to headline this great festival two years ago but COVID had other plans. So after a two-year postponement, it happened. I...

Qui Qui. Passer Un Bon Moment en France

Qui Qui. Passer Un Bon Moment en France

France is treating Janky right. I have been here for a few days and I love it. So far, I have been given a tour of a winery by one of the owners, played in a castle, eaten a ton of great food, and met the most amazing people. The best is yet to come. I play Saturday...

Janky Geared Up on The YouTube

Janky Geared Up on The YouTube

I love helping people decide on Guitars by doing in-depth guitar reviews so I have geared up the Youtube. You can find reviews on both cheap and expensive guitars as well as Fender Rhodes and guitar amps.Check out my YouTube channel for more cool stuff....