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Just bought a 4string cigar box guitar open G

Were can i find video on beginners on how to play and strum the differnet ways to use a slide.Yes im a newbee

Started by Jim Wayts

5 Dec 10, 2017
Reply by Ted Crocker

BLUES BLAST MAGAZINE: Album Review by JOHN MITCHELL

BLUES BLAST MAGAZINE Album Review by JOHN MITCHELL http://www.bluesblastmagazine.com/the-billy-jones-band-funky-blues-and-southern-soul-vol

Started by billy jones bluez

1 Nov 8, 2017
Reply by Ted Crocker

Cigar Box Guitar pickups ~ 3 & 4 String ~ 1880's Tobacco Art Pickups

Hi all, I am working on a bunch of new ideas for cigar box guitar pickup designs that fit 3 and 4 string neck thru guitars. If you would l…

Started by J.J. Rango

2 Aug 9, 2017
Reply by J.J. Rango

wiring a 9v pre-amp piezo pick-up and 2 humbuckers to the same 1/4 inch output jack

I recently purchased a kit guitar off Ebay that has a double neck. One is acoustic and the other electric. The person who previously owned…

Started by Brad Fleming

16 Aug 2, 2017
Reply by Ted Smith

birthday

Happy birthday Ted, have a good one

Started by darryl.kernaghan

0 Jun 27, 2017

After over a thousand instruments, I still screw up

Well, I had a serious brain fart today.  I'm making the Mini Taser Teddley Bow.  I made the one string humbucker and cut the mounting holes…

Started by Ted Crocker

7 Jun 8, 2017
Reply by Ted Smith

Hand winding a single pole Mag pup.

After several failed attempts to wind a single pole pup I could certainly use some direction. Im using 42AWG wire and breaking or burning t…

Started by Ted Smith

6 Jun 6, 2017
Reply by Ted Smith

Alternative Fretting Methods

ALTERNATIVE FRETTING METHODS for HAND-MADE GUITARS One of the hurdles new guitar makers face is fretting a neck. It seems at first glance…

Started by Wayfinder

0 Jun 5, 2017

“Landfill Harmonic” The Recycled Orchestra Of Paraguay

Landfill Harmonic – A Film About Inspiring Dreams One Note at a Time   A film teaser entitled "Landfill Harmonic" features 'The Recycled O…

Started by Ted Crocker

19 Apr 30, 2017
Reply by Peter Faris

New to this & excited about it! (Intro)

Howdy all, I stumbled across CBGs after watching Juzzie Smith videos and am very excited to get started. I am a retired soldier and now li…

Started by Randy Tipton

5 Mar 9, 2017
Reply by Gustavo Casado

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