Sammy Lloyd's Groups (21)

  • Baritone Guitar (cbg)

    64 members Latest Activity: Jul 2 If you build baritone cigar box guitars or have a likeness for them, this group is for you.

  • Greasy's Easy Chords

    129 members Latest Activity: Aug 27

    Since i started playing these cbg's i've been wishing i had a chord book. A recent attemp to teach myself music theory gave me the idea to try to…

  • Can Jo Consortium

    246 members Latest Activity: Oct 12 The simplest little resonator instrument of all. Please add links to plans, photos of your canjos and ideas you've found that make the most of this…

  • Smokehouse Guitars

    156 members Latest Activity: Jul 11

    The complete guide to advanced cigar box guitar making is now available:

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  • unusual guitar designs

    171 members Latest Activity: Jan 18 bring us your most unusual builds that you think is not average so we can say yes that is different.

  • Recycling Centre

    127 members Latest Activity: Jan 27 CBGs by nature involve recycling old boxes. Here is a place to share all your ideas about recycling everyday objects into guitar parts. Eye bolt…

  • DUMPSTER DIVER'S MUSIC UNION

    216 members Latest Activity: Jul 13 Scavengers unite! We want to know what unusual trash you've used to build instruments. Post your trash-to-treasure creations. Follow up on…

  • Oil Can Guitars

    59 members Latest Activity: Oct 8 I was looking for a place to post some of my oil can guitar photos, I have about 40 or 50 really nice ones I have found over the years on the net. I…

  • Intermediate building tips and tricks forum

    246 members Latest Activity: Sep 23 This forum is for sharing general building information that falls between "CBG building 101" and "Super advanced building"

  • Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101

    1675 members Latest Activity: yesterday

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

  • Tenor Guitar (cbg)

    97 members Latest Activity: Sep 9 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.…

  • Garage Band Users group

    46 members Latest Activity: Sep 29 All things GB. Set up. Recording, Editing. tips tricks and techniques. From set up to burning to disc.

  • DULCIWORLD: Dulcimers & Strummers

    382 members Latest Activity: Jun 6

    This group is opened…

  • 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…

  • Secrets of the CBG Underground

    341 members Latest Activity: Sep 30 Tips, Tricks of the Trade and Secrets that (almost) no one is supposed to know about... Tell us your secrets!

  • Cigar box tunings

    162 members Latest Activity: Jul 16, 2014

    Cigar box tunings open to 2'3'4'5'6' stringers uke's bass's what ever you got. and how you creativly use these tuning's

  • Percussion Anyone?

    75 members Latest Activity: Feb 22 Cigar box guitar players can lay down the rythm, but who lays down the groove? This groups is for the percussion player in all of us, lets…

  • Cigar Box Ukulele

    414 members Latest Activity: Sep 4 Does your cigar box contain a jumping flea?

  • The Brits are coming

    624 members Latest Activity: 12 hours ago A gathering of the UK cbg clan.

  • Super Advanced Cigar Box Guitar Building

    527 members Latest Activity: Sep 23 Here's where the freaks hang out. Get the inside scoop on wild cigar box guitar designs, advancements and experiments. Not for the timid builder!

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