Radio Talk Show

Welcome to The Pipes Magazine Radio Show Episode 419! Our featured interview tonight is with Professor Jeremiah. The professor is a pipe smoking YouTuber, and a heck of an entertainer. There are definitely some quirky pipe smokers out there, but Professor Jeremiah might be one of the most unusual … but in a delightful way. …

Radio Talk Show

Welcome to The Pipes Magazine Radio Show Episode 418! Our featured interview tonight is part two with Sykes Wilford and Antonio “Tony” Saintiague from SmokingPipes.com. SmokingPipes.com is approaching their 20th anniversary, and we have a special two-part interview to help celebrate it. Tony was with Sykes in the early days, and held several different positions …

Inns of Court Tobacco Review
Pipe Tobacco Reviews

“Spare me the unsolicited lecture about addiction, I don’t believe a man’s contentment comes from purity—it comes from innocent vices and the reasonable cognitive dissonance about them.” I’m sharing that line because I spewed it in some haste to someone commenting about my pipe smoking.  The summer around my neck of the sagebrush has been …

Pipe Collector Trevor Barton
Pipe Collecting

From the Editor: Trevor Barton was a British pipe collector that favored historical non-briar pipes, such as: native American, tribal, ceremonial, art pieces, porcelain, ivory, and meerschaum. He ammassed a huge collection of pipes, along with smoking ephemera such as tobacco boxes, carved wood pipe cases, books, and large tobacco advertising figures in carved wood. …

Radio Talk Show

Welcome to The Pipes Magazine Radio Show Episode 417! Our featured interview tonight is with Sykes Wilford and Antonio “Tony” Saintiague from SmokingPipes.com. SmokingPipes.com is approaching their 20th anniversary, and we have a special two-part interview to help celebrate it. Tony was with Sykes in the early days, and held several different positions over nine …

Pipe News

Recently, to celebrate Arnold Schwarzenegger’s 73rd birthday, Max Bogdan carved a pipe of his face.  Not just Arnold’s face mind you. It’s Arnold as Cyberdyne systems model 101 (or the T-800) from the Terminator series of movies we all know and love. Then he posted it on Reddit.

Triple Self Portrait by Norman Rockwell
The Pipe Pundit

September is always a good time to think about what’s next. Such as the end of summer, the start of fall, and football, maybe? There is always hope. I know, that’s too Pollyanna for most tough guy pipe smokers. But maybe we need more hope and less reality now. Or something. Our pipes and tobacco …

Radio Talk Show

Welcome to The Pipes Magazine Radio Show Episode 416! Our featured interview tonight is with Ryan Horback. Ryan is a pipe smoker, tattoo artist, and is a performer portraying Doc Holliday in Tombstone, Arizona. He was initially inspired by Val Kilmer’s role as Doc Holliday in the film, “Tombstone”, and later got to meet Kilmer …

Radio Talk Show

Welcome to The Pipes Magazine Radio Show Episode 415! Our featured interview tonight is with our very own tobacco reviewer, Kyle Weiss. Kyle worked at Tinder Box for several years, which gave him the benefit of being able to try out tons of different tobaccos. He has an amazing palate and was also in the …

Peterson-Special-Blast-Grade-02
Pipe News

Via Press Release From Peterson Pipes: After consulting with several reputable pipe makers and industry figures, we recently revamped our sandblasting process here at Peterson to follow a more artisan-like approach, enabling us to better reveal the natural patterns of each individual block of briar while maintaining a continuous flow of production. After refining such …