Tag Archives: guitar

The 500 Song (The Abarth Rocks)- the New Smokstik Single

The 500 Song (The Abarth Rocks) by Smokstik Here’s the first Smokstik release of 2016. I’ve been working on this tune for a few years and finally got it finished. more »

Money Tree Lyric Vid

Here’s the new lyric video for the new Smokstik single “Money Tree”. Enjoy!!! Download your own copy today!!! Money Tree by Smokstik

The Warr Guitar Challenge

I have been making music with Smokstik since 1995. My commitment to producing and releasing material as well as doing shows has waxed and waned over the years but my more »

The video for the new Smokstik single Fill Me Up

Check out this awesome, scary and exciting music video for Smokstik’s new single Fill Me Up! This tune was originally written to be a contest entry to be featured on more »

Smokstik video for single “Corn Cob Bob”

Here’s the awesome and exciting video for the new Smokstik single “Corn Cob Bob”. Appreciate my first attempt at using a chroma key effect and the fact that I filmed more »

Corn Cob Bob (single)

Corn Cob Bob is a tune that I co-wrote with my friend Ricky Davis (RIP) back in high school. It has been performed many times and recorded a few but more »

The Smokstik Shake

Here’s the Smokstik version of the Harlem Shake meme. I redid it the Smokstik way with Warr Guitar, vocals and drum programming.It was fun to try to re-create the feel more »

Happy (2)

The Smokstik song Happy appears on the Smokstik album 2 that was released in 2010. Recorded in 2002 and featuring Kingvegas on Warr Guitar and vocals and Joe Meyer on more »

Fish (Bugs)

Fish or “My Fish Has Wings” was the first Smokstik tune I wrote. Gary Morrell and I were jamming on this funky little groove and Fish evolved from that. I more »

Dinosaur (Bugs)

Dinosaur is a song off the first Smokstik EP Bugs. This song features Kingvegas on Chapman Stick and vocals and Hillary Koogler on drums. Dinosaur is a song inspired by more »

Trampoline (Bugs)

Trampoline is from the Smokstik EP Bugs. Released in 1998 and featuring Kingvegas on Chapman Stick and vocals and Hillary Koogler on drums this first Smokstik release highlights many facets more »

Kingvegas plays Sugarhill Gang’s Rapper’s Delight on Warr Guitar

Kingvegas on the Warr Guitar performing Sugarhill Gang’s Rapper’s Delight with the Mixtape cover band.

Kingvegas on Warr Guitar performing Bobby Brown’s My Prerogative

I dunno. We all have to make money- right? I actually like this tune. It has a funky bassline and stuff. Kingvegas on the Warr Guitar with the Mixtape cover more »

Smokstik Mix One

Here’s a mix of a variety of Smokstik album cuts, some new singles and some instrumentals. Take it out for a spin and see what you think! This mix is more »

Kingvegas Demos Warr Guitar pt 2

In the second of this 2-part video series Kingvegas demonstrates some of the sounds and techniques that he uses on the Warr Guitar.

Kingvegas Demos Warr Guitar pt 1

In this video Kingvegas demonstrates the puzzling and fantastic Warr Guitar. The Warr Guitar is manufactured by Mark Warr and his company Warr Guitars. Featuring 12 strings- 5 “bass” and more »

Yelawolf/ Travis Barker’s Push Em remix featuring Kingvegas

Check out the new Smokstik remix featuring Yelawolf and Travis Barker’s new single “Push ‘Em” from their new EP Psycho White! Their EP drops on 11/13/12 so make sure you more »

The Smokstik Shake video

That’s right- I got on the meme theme and did my version of the Harlem Shake and called it the Smokstik Shake. Check out this entertaining video that I made! more »

Playing the Warr Guitar…

People often ask “what is that thing?”. Well- it’s like a guitar and bass in the same instrument that can also trigger synth sounds like a keyboard. Sounds complicated, huh? more »

The Smokstik Shake!!!

That’s right- I got on the meme theme and did my version of the Harlem Shake and called it the Smokstik Shake. Check out this entertaining video that I made! more »