favorite childhood recording products DescriptionIn Paul Quarrington, a young fashion a banjo from a cigar box, bravely launches a contest in the next town, and wins with a song that weaves in the sounds you hear on the road: a bluebird trills, truck tires whining. Years later, a writer and musician himself, Quarrington suddenly diagnosed with stage four lung cancer and begins to reflect on the way for his own life has taken and the music has done along the road. Quarrington bands ruminates on his childhood, his troubled youth, went on to play bass with a cult, and his incarnation, in middle age, as a guitarist and singer with the band Porkbelly Futures. From rock and roll to country and soul, exploring ho. . . More>>

Cigar Box Banjo: Notes on Music and Life