I just finished this for a friend whose son is a big King Crimson fan and a longboarder. This one is a classic 42 inch cruiser with Independent 169 Trucks and Bennett Alligator wheels. I wish I could take it out for a spin but I want to leave it pristine as possible…
Author Archives: Grant McEachern Johnson
Hey! Here’s My June Giggage Calendar:
June 4th Friday 2-6pm: Roberts Western World with DB Harris -Nashville, TN June 5th Saturday 10pm: Robert’s Western World with The East Nashville All-Stars -Nashville, TN June 10th Thursday 10am-2pm: Roberts Western World with Dave Cox -Nashville, TN June 11th Friday 10am-2pm: Roberts Western World with Dave Cox -Nashville, TN June 11th Friday 2-6pm: RobertsContinue reading “Hey! Here’s My June Giggage Calendar:”
Free Big Smokey Download for May 2010: Giddy’up
This is my attempt at Telecaster Country-Shred, recorded in 2005. Not really my style. But fun none-the-less. Happy listening! Download Giddy’up here.
Austin Texas ! ! !
I just returned from a short run out to Austin. Great shows, great people, and great food! We played at The Continental Club, Ginny’s Little Longhorn, a big private dance at The Saengerunde Halle in Downtown Austin, and we finished up at Gruene Hall. Here are some pics from Saengerunde Halle and Greune Hall:
May Performance Schedule-
Tuesday May 4th 8pm- 5 Spot- East Nashville, TN- Derek Hoke Thursday May 6th – Continental Club- Austin, TX- DB Harris Friday May 7th- Ginny’s Little Longhorn- Austin, TX- DB Harris Saturday May 8th- Private Party- Austin, TX- DB Harris Sunday May 9th 3pm Gruene Hall- Gruene TX- Db Harris Tuesday May 11th 9pm Bailey’s-Continue reading “May Performance Schedule-“
Pedalboards -n- Pedalboards
Hey Musicians- Tired of looking foolish dragging a giant flightcase loaded with a stadium sized pedalboard into small room gigs? There is hope. For a very affordable price I can make you a custom vintage-vibed wood pedalboard to meet your small room needs. No more fighting for space on The Family Wash stage and catchingContinue reading “Pedalboards -n- Pedalboards”
This one is the best longboard that I have built so far… The Buckaroo (I love Buck Owens). Garage-bombing, carving, distance pushing.
Free Big Smokey Music Download
Occasionally I am going to post free downloads from my older instrumentals. This first one is a bouncy country-rock instrumental called Sky Valley Rag, produced in 2004. It reminds me of spring. It was used in a feature length indie movie called Elizabeth Gunness. I used to play pedal steel as my second instrument behindContinue reading “Free Big Smokey Music Download”
Welcome to BigSmokey.com…
In lieu of my old website, I have decided to use a blog format for gigs, news, updates etc.. Stay tuned for more wacky hijinks! In the meantime here is a great video from Derek Hoke, for whom I have the pleasure of playing lead guitar.