Shane Speal Album Release News + New Stubby Bottle Slide & Seriously Cool Stuff

Happy Friday!
I've been busy recording new videos.  I've started on the How to Play the "Stay Primal" album and will be releasing those in the next few weeks.  I also did this demo video for the Stubby Bottle slide.

"When is the new album coming out?"  

As promised, it will be released next week.  We're still working on last minute details for the exact day.  There will be two album release concerts next Friday and Saturday at Liquid Hero Brewery in York, PA!  

Stay Primal album release party:

Liquid Hero Brewery, 50 E North St, York, PA 17401
Friday, Oct. 6 from 7-10pm
Saturday, Oct. 7 from 5-8pm

The Saturday show will also be Liquid Hero's 6th anniversary!  Special small batch brews will be available.

The album has four different album covers.  Three have been revealed.  The fourth will be revealed at the album release party!

Look for another newsletter very soon with a link for buying the album.  

In the meantime, check out the latest at including that vid posted above.  I also have two of the Mojobone slides remaining with some new versions hopefully arriving next week.

More very soon!  Stay Primal!
Shane Speal

Bone & Wood by Mojobone - Two left from original stock

A limited run of handmade guitar slides by Randy Bretz.

Randy Bretz of Mojobone Works creates these in his Pennsylvania shop. He's legendary in the cigar box guitar circles. Rarely seen...often found posting photos of outlandishly carved bone artwork on Facebook at

Bone slides are the old Delta Blues standard for dry, mournful and distinct tones. It's less of a sliding sound and more of a hollering noter that makes the string ring. And wood is earthy. Quiet. Subtle. Perfect for classical guitars. 

These guitar slides are pure art

Currently limited to these five unique pieces.  Two are left.   See the listing for more information and photos.    


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Comment by Jeff 'Bones' Reilly on September 30, 2017 at 3:42pm
Cool the old medicine bottle I've got a few old blue ones in storage going to give them a go ,and yes congrsts on new album .
Comment by the anonymous pick on September 30, 2017 at 3:27pm

congrats on the  album release ! . gotta get me one .  

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