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Musicians DIY Tiny Home Skoolie Life to American Idol


Welcome to the Jazz Wagon, a unique and creatively designed bus that serves as both a home and a mobile music studio for CJ Rist, a passionate musician with a deep love for jazz. In this video, CJ invites you into his world, showcasing the meticulous design and thoughtful features of his bus, which he affectionately calls the Jazz Wagon.

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Kitchen Area: CJ kicks off the tour with his kitchen, featuring classy light pine countertops, dark cabinetry, and a foot-pump sink. He emphasizes the importance of having an oven large enough for holiday cooking and showcases his impressive fridge-freezer combo from a luxury RV.

Mixology Set and Personal Shrine: As a former bartender, CJ has a dedicated mixology set for making drinks and a special shrine in honor of his supportive parents. Electrical Setup: The Jazz Wagon is equipped with 300 amp hours of battery life and 840 watts of solar panels, feeding into a 3,000-watt inverter. This setup powers CJ’s music equipment and daily needs.


Living Area: CJ’s living room is a cozy space with a wood stove, ample natural light, and plenty of seating. It’s here that CJ loves to host guests and relax. Lofted King-Size Bedroom: The loft features a king-size bed with a 12-inch memory foam mattress, offering unparalleled comfort and a skylight for stargazing.Studio Space: The heart of the Jazz Wagon is CJ’s studio area, equipped with a piano, various speakers, and recording equipment. It’s a space dedicated to creativity and music production.