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At 4:42pm on May 28, 2014, Matthew Borczon said…

Just got your new cd and I am really enjoying it a ton. Would love to know about your recording set up. I have almost nothing but a mic and acidpro 7. How you get all that depth is just amazing . Really enjoying this one a whole lot. Thanks for putting it up.....matt 

At 12:22pm on September 14, 2012, BUGGY (C) said…

That Old Sleeper Is the best damn thing I have seen in ages!...presume it's steels on it?

Will check out your albums too..thanks for the links ..

At 6:26pm on February 27, 2012, Rick Stepina said…

Hey Olds.... I see you're in lancaster PA!  If you're not doing anything on march 31st, I'm putting together an autism benefit at the racehorse tavern in york PA.  I have open stage time, and would love to have you help us out.  Lemme know!


At 7:18pm on January 1, 2012, Slowpaw Steve T said…

Hi Olds, just downloaded your new album "New Years Poem" - wow man, you write songs the Rolling Stones would cry for..!

Well done, amazing set of songs, Happy New Year! (-:

At 7:36am on January 1, 2012, James said…

i been checking out your new music, outstanding, i love it!!!

At 6:34am on December 1, 2011, bemuzic said…

ah that's cool thanks Olds : -)

At 2:40pm on September 24, 2011, Matthew Borczon said…
really enjoying the albums. A really nice way to put them out to the world as well. I am also really more into just getting the songs out there than in making money, though it would not hurt. Peace to you. I am a new fan my friend
At 2:41am on September 24, 2011, Slowpaw Steve T said…
Amazing albums, the songs have a raw simplicity like rough diamonds, they just reach in and grab ya...! (-:
At 11:44pm on August 20, 2011, Low Budget Luthier said…

u know brother, ur music is so inspiring, so perfect, in so many ways. i am in awe

ure r majicke....................a+++++++++

At 11:42pm on August 20, 2011, Low Budget Luthier said…
u know brother. u are a talent unsung. ur music continue to make me think, rethink what music is all about

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Posted on June 23, 2014 at 7:30am 6 Comments

fellow CBG players. Darren Brown of Nova Scotia is currently waiting a complete liver transplant and I was hoping to get some fellow DB CUSTOMS owners to show some support for this amazing builder and plan to put together a compilation of songs to help raise a little bit of money to relieve some of Darren's expenses.

The idea is an album full of songs played on DB CUSTOMS Cigar Box guitars by different owners from all over. If you own a DB customs build and…


A new Album, and an Interview

Posted on September 23, 2011 at 10:47am 3 Comments

For the last four months, I have been working on a new album, Plainspoken. It is thematic album of sorts, meant to be heard from beginning to end. I use cigar box guitars on a few songs, banjo and fiddle on some others, and my D-28 is all over it.

The main thing about this album thats different- Im trying to sell the download. I have given away six albums on this site…



Posted on May 15, 2011 at 3:32pm 6 Comments


the first 100 downloads are free. this is my first all-cigarbox guitar album, featuring builds from Darren Brown, Christian Beshore, and Olds Sleeper.



Olds Sleeper INterview- upcoming show in York PA

Posted on January 17, 2011 at 11:24am 3 Comments

Just had an interview published in THE Philadephia Examiner online..it will also be on www.nodepression.com later this week....i mentioned this CIGARBOX nation because its been a core of inspiration for me for the last year...if youre  interested in reading...here is the link




LISTEN!!! REV NIX STINK FINGER RADIO- interview with olds sleeper

Posted on October 21, 2010 at 6:18am 2 Comments

you can listen to a podcast of the show that was recorded 10/20


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