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  • SOAPBOX - Rants & Raves

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

  • C. B. Gitty Crafter Supply

    259 members Latest Activity: Aug 27 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…

  • Effects and Pedals

    31 members Latest Activity: May 13, 2020

    For all things pedals and effects.  What are you using.  Whats on your wishlist.

  • Intermediate building tips and tricks forum

    251 members Latest Activity: Aug 5 This forum is for sharing general building information that falls between "CBG building 101" and "Super advanced building"

  • Tarheel CBG

    77 members Latest Activity: Mar 24 Open to All builders, players, lovers of the CBG in North Carolina..... and whatever friends they may have wherever they may be

  • CB Nation Recording Studio

    260 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…

  • Australian CBG

    169 members Latest Activity: Sep 9 Australian builders can meet and discuss issues with making guitars down under.

  • Teisco and vintage Japanese Lovers group.

    100 members Latest Activity: Apr 1, 2020

    For all things Teisco. AND those sweet vintage japanese guitars with those vintage pickups made by Teisco that no guitar on the planet can match.…

  • AZ CBG Group

    53 members Latest Activity: Sep 17, 2019 WELCOME! Anyone is more than welcome to join! This is a place for all Arizona CBG builders/players to get together! I am hoping we can all get to…

  • Baritone Guitar (cbg)

    64 members Latest Activity: Nov 1, 2019 If you build baritone cigar box guitars or have a likeness for them, this group is for you.

  • How To Play Bottleneck Slide CBG with your host Keni Lee Burgess

    542 members Latest Activity: May 23, 2014 Welcome. Thank you for joining my group. Please feel free to write and ask any musical questions you have about my lessons. Enjoy.

  • CBG Tabs

    594 members Latest Activity: Jul 4 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…

  • The Brits are coming

    635 members Latest Activity: May 8 A gathering of the UK cbg clan.

  • New Zealand CBG Movement

    28 members Latest Activity: Nov 18, 2019

    Kia Ora...Somewhere for all CBG people in the land of the long white cloud to get together and talk CBG stuff......

  • Lap Steel World

    177 members Latest Activity: May 10, 2020 A group for lap steel admirer's, players and builders.

  • Scandinavian CBG headquarters

    53 members Latest Activity: Apr 8, 2020 Welcome CBG players from Finland, Norway, Sweden, Denmark and Iceland. Let's share our “arctic” experiences and ideas. Broaden your CBG network in…

  • New York Cigar Box Guitars

    40 members Latest Activity: Sep 26, 2019 The Cigar Box Guitar group for builders and musicians in the New York area.

  • Homemade Dobros

    41 members Latest Activity: Jul 16

    "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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