The Piper and His Goodwife: Britain K. Kaminskas “Komanda” Pipe Review

While the magazine is still on hiatus, here’s a quick review from The Piper and His Goodwife:” Well folks: yes, we are still alive and breathing, and must apologize for not writing reviews in awhile.  Real life got very busy for both of us as the summer and winter work was a bit crazy. That…

Piper’s Talk Podcast – Interview with Erin McRoy

We’d like to thank George McCormick for having our fearless leader on his brand-new podcast Piper’s Talk!  George is a pipe enthusiast who’s about as Texan as they get, and I think any pipe or tobacco culture enthusiast will enjoy listening to the two of them banter together about the magazine and their favourite hobby.…

Hold Your Horses! (Standard Tobacco: War Horse, Loose Cut in a John Hines Cavalier)

Well, it has been an interesting time for me to say the least.  Just about 2 weeks ago, John Hines surprised me by sending me a cavalier pipe with the note “thanks for all the wonderful reviews” and on the exact same day, Russ Ouellette of Pipes and Cigars sent me five review samples of old…

Monday Video: ASMR Pipe Smoking Video

Autonomous sensory meridian response (ASMR) is a neologism for a perceptual phenomenon characterized as a distinct, pleasurable tingling sensation in the head, scalp,back, or peripheral regions of the body in response to visual, auditory, tactile, olfactory, or cognitive stimuli.  (Source: Wikipedia) The purpose of an ASMR video is to create tingles and give you a…