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  • CBG Tabs

    578 members Latest Activity: May 10 So you built your CBG and now you need something to play on it, right? Well, if you're not completely musically inclined or can't read traditional…

  • Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101

    1652 members Latest Activity: on Saturday

    This group is for discussing the basics of CBG building for newer builders - where to start, what to do, common pitfalls, tips and techniques.…

  • SOAPBOX - Rants & Raves

    94 members Latest Activity: May 19, 2018 A sounding board for the CBG Revolutionary

  • CBG wiring & electronics.

    730 members Latest Activity: May 14

    Want to plug that thing in? Here's a place to share ideas about pickups (Both magnetic and piezo) and wiring in volume and tone control, the best…

  • Classifieds and Swaps

    329 members Latest Activity: Dec 8, 2018

    A place to buy, sell, trade cigar box guitars and other related gear.

     

    Keep in mind that you can find most…

  • C. B. Gitty Crafter Supply

    251 members Latest Activity: Dec 28, 2018 C. B. Gitty Crafter Supply is your one-stop shop for the parts and accessories you need for building and playing Cigar Box Guitars and other…

  • DUMPSTER DIVER'S MUSIC UNION

    214 members Latest Activity: Jan 24 Scavengers unite! We want to know what unusual trash you've used to build instruments. Post your trash-to-treasure creations. Follow up on…

  • CB Nation Recording Studio

    261 members Latest Activity: Feb 6, 2018 An experimental recording collective where members of the Nation can collaborate on music with other members. Please start a new discussion for each…

  • Home Made Resonator Boxes 101, v.2.0

    232 members Latest Activity: Mar 21 Beginning Box Building. Nothing too fancy, but functional. For people who don't have easy access to cigar boxes. Other home made non-rectangular…

  • Tennessee CBGers

    44 members Latest Activity: Jul 10, 2017 A place for all Tennessee CBGers to get together and share.

  • California CBGs

    61 members Latest Activity: May 15 Group designated for CBG builders, players, enthusiasts to network and inform of upcoming events, shows, and building supply locations in California.…

  • New York Cigar Box Guitars

    39 members Latest Activity: Jul 31, 2017 The Cigar Box Guitar group for builders and musicians in the New York area.

  • Curmudgeons of Cigar Box Nation

    61 members Latest Activity: Jan 31

    A place for all of us disgruntled old farts to gather and do curmudgeonly things. Stand up and flaunt your attitude! We've earned the right to be…

  • Tarheel CBG

    74 members Latest Activity: Oct 2, 2018 Open to All builders, players, lovers of the CBG in North Carolina..... and whatever friends they may have wherever they may be

  • Tenor Guitar (cbg)

    96 members Latest Activity: Mar 11 We all fashion our cigar box guitars into the format of regular guitars, so why not do something new with your cbg. Make it a tenor cigar box guitar.…

  • The Great Northwest

    95 members Latest Activity: May 14 Its time to organise the brothers in The Pacific Northwest. Lets get this network goin so's we can have festivals and such like our southern bros.…

  • TEXAS HOME

    97 members Latest Activity: Oct 15, 2018 Just a place for us Texas boys to talk about music and festivals around the state. Anybody is welcome to join!

  • Homemade Dobros

    23 members Latest Activity: Oct 21, 2018

    "It don't mean a thang, if it ain't got that clang!!!"

    We're discussing homemade dobro ideas.  From dog bowls to paint can lids and…

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