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.…

An Interview with Russ Ouellette, Tobacconist Extraordinare

With an illustrious career as perhaps one of the world’s premiere tobacconists, it was my pleasure to interview Russ Ouellette for our special feature.  You’ve probably tasted at least one of his blends if your interest in the fine hobby of pipe smoking has taken you away from over-the-counter brands; with more than 25 years…

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…