Seasick Mick's Groups (35)

  • Secrets of the CBG Underground

    342 members Latest Activity: Jun 21 Tips, Tricks of the Trade and Secrets that (almost) no one is supposed to know about... Tell us your secrets!

  • Three string guitars

    667 members Latest Activity: Nov 20

    Everything about anything that's a three stringer

  • Musicians Wanted

    33 members Latest Activity: Feb 9, 2018 A place to place want ad's if you want to start a band or get a jam going.

  • It Goes To 11

    480 members Latest Activity: Aug 16, 2020 Amps, amplification, effects, hackwiring and general mayhem. Anarchists welcome

  • How loud can we make it?

    230 members Latest Activity: Dec 2, 2020 bring on the home made resonators. tips tricks plans and songs.

  • How good can it sound unplugged?

    148 members Latest Activity: Dec 19, 2020 Share experience, tips & tricks that have produced the best acoustic unplugged sound in your cigar box instruments. This applies to commercial or…

  • 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.

  • 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…

  • Effects and Pedals

    31 members Latest Activity: May 13, 2020

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

  • How to Play a Cigar Box Guitar

    874 members Latest Activity: on Wednesday Playing tips and secrets. Tunings. Primal music theory.

  • Scale Lengths, etc.

    249 members Latest Activity: Jun 21 This group is designed as a resource for all things related to scale lengths, string gauges, etc.

  • CIGAR BOX KALIMBAS

    115 members Latest Activity: Apr 20 Putting the THUMB in the strum...

  • Home Made Resonator Boxes 101, v.2.0

    232 members Latest Activity: Apr 11

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

  • Diddley Bows and Other Primitives

    340 members Latest Activity: Jun 21 A place to discuss one-string diddley bows, washtub basses, washboards and any other primitive instrument that may fall outside the Cigar Box realm.

  • Low Budget Land

    388 members Latest Activity: Jun 21 Cigar box guitar builders are a creative and resourceful bunch. Share ideas for CBG materials and supplies that are free, nearly free, or recycled.

  • Sell Those Puppies!

    169 members Latest Activity: Jul 16

    A group to discuss selling the instruments and accessories we build.  Where to sell, how to display, what works and what doesn't.  Where do you…

  • CBGs for Service Members - CLOSED

    412 members Latest Activity: Apr 4, 2017

    Due to lack of participation, this group is now closed. We keep it archived here for historic preservation purposes.

  • Cigar Box Nation Facebook project

    114 members Latest Activity: Feb 23, 2017 A collection of CBG fan pages on Facebook. Spread the word about other builders/performers on fB!

  • London and nearby

    73 members Latest Activity: Nov 27, 2019 A group for those near to London, weather you live near or just feel near spiritually. Even if you've never been to the "Great Metrolops" but feel…

  • 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.…

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