took my 3-string cbg to the club i play at and did "Statesboro Blues" on it. No one had ever seen a cigar box guitar. Not that my build is anything special but they were really amazed Then after they all commented on the sound that came out of it. A pieso pick-up but was played thru a pre-amp. Am pleased with 1st outing.
Playing is such a blessing but building is such a gift. My father came over after WWII from Italy. He escaped a concentration camp and fought in the underground for our side. Proud of em. He was such a great self taught carpenter. He saw things in his mind and just made them. If he needed a tool he made it. Then there was me.
His boy, i guess, could play guitar but could hammer a nail about as good as a drunk trying to pee straight in a bar urinal. Wet Pants Syndrome! You…Continue