Charlie 'Silverspoon' Philp
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  • Newcastle Upon Tyne, England.
  • United Kingdom
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Welcome! 🎸

Hi my name is Charlie, I'm an academic in training and professional musician living in Newcastle Upon Tyne, U.K.. I'm undertaking a Music Degree, part time, at Newcastle University, and work full time as a private music teacher and performer. I am also an apprentice luthier at Cigarbox Sounds. I post private builds and blog entry's, talking about my dissertation, of which will be about Cigar Box Guitars. If you get a second, I would really appreciate it if you could check out my blog and photo albums, all feedback would be amazingly helpful and I would be tremendously grateful!

Peace, love and Cigar Box Guitars!

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At 5:20am on December 26, 2016, Metal hic said…

Hi Charlie. Thanks for your request. I didn't see it sooner...
Nice guitars!

At 7:13am on December 18, 2016, David Bowes said…

Thanks for your friend request happy to accept.

At 5:06am on November 18, 2016, Michael Fred Johnson said…

Thanks for the friend request Charlie,if I can be of any help with your builds let me know

At 10:36am on November 16, 2016, Jim Morris said…

My pleasure to accept your friend request.

At 9:08am on October 26, 2016, Uncle John said…

Hey, Charlie.  I like your name and your Olivia build.  It's good to have you for a CBN friend.   How is your playing doing?   Page top, resources, how to play,  knotlenny's CBG 101 helped me the most.

At 3:37pm on October 25, 2016, Keith Rearick said…

Charlie, like your build, and allowed your friends request.

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How did you learn about Cigar Box Nation?
From facebooks Cigarbox guitar communities recommending me Shane Speals YouTube Series
How many instruments have you built so far?
1 Fretless 3 String (DGD) CBG
What do you find most interesting about cigar box guitars? (If you do not enter something meaningful here, your membership may be rejected).
As an ethnomusicologist, I find the Cigarbox Guitar's, and other Cigarbox Instruments (Fiddles, Banjo's, etc.), rich history and development from simple instruments used to perform early blues &/ Spiritulas to the current Cigarbox Revolution fasanting. I also love how building these instruments opens up the world of Luthering to novice craftsmen, like myself. 🎸🎻
 
 
 

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