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flea market success??? has anyone tried a full time stall selling thier guitars??

Started this discussion. Last reply by Mark Bliss Jul 26, 2011. 15 Replies

hey guys, uncle crow here..it's been a while, and it seems that i've spent the last year getting kicked. i still have not stabilized yet financially, and i'm considering a scary solution:full time…Continue

UNCLE CROW HAS A DRUMMER!!! - billy jean cover!

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jon Pruett Oct 9, 2010. 5 Replies

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F--- the blues.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Julz aka Varnum Slim Jul 11, 2010. 31 Replies

my grandfather died last weekthen my wife threw me outwe've got three kids togetherafter 8 years of marriage, she says "i don't want the responsibilities of being a wife anymore"the marriage over. i…Continue

happy birthday SHANE!!!! (lets fill this one with as many B-day wishes as we can!!)

Started this discussion. Last reply by Bruce May 21, 2010. 16 Replies

oh great inspiration and founder of the cigar box nation,today we salute you!happy birthday, man!Continue

 

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Edward McCarthy replied to Crow's discussion EASY TO BUILD CIGAR BOX GUITAR: AN UNCLE CROW STYLE CBG IN ONE HOUR!!
"I know it's been a long while since you posted this but I just completed my very first CBG, and I used you plans.The Uncle Crow is beautiful in it's simplicity and soundness. I'v built a lot of different things over the years, but…"
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Timothy Hunter replied to Crow's discussion EASY TO BUILD CIGAR BOX GUITAR: AN UNCLE CROW STYLE CBG IN ONE HOUR!!
"depends on the size of the neck and the type of wood used. the tension of the strings will tend to bow the neck. if it is a slide git then its not really a problem but if fretted then you can get intonation issues like fretted notes going sharp…"
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Craig Cole replied to Crow's discussion EASY TO BUILD CIGAR BOX GUITAR: AN UNCLE CROW STYLE CBG IN ONE HOUR!!
"Is it normal to have a slight "bow" to the neck? Built a neck on top and not using heavy strings. (first build)"
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Uncle Crow needs a drummer!

Posted on May 14, 2010 at 10:04am 0 Comments

my band Uncle Crow now plays about once a month in local bars and restaurants, and we're getting some attention - now we need a drummer!! so far it's just Nox and I, with me on vocals and rhythm slide guitar and Nox on bass and stomp board. come on guys!!! anyone got a drum set and a little talent??? let's ROCK THIS TOWN!!!!

we're in winter haven, fl and we play the local area.

let's do this!!!!

my official introduction:: Unstrung heroes and those who care to listen...

Posted on January 4, 2010 at 3:22pm 4 Comments

Unstrung heroes and those who care to listen...

(Life, philosophy, music, and saving the lost.)



Having traveled a lot, and with no real home to return to, I've spent lots of time broke and alone.



Growing up watching MacGyver gave me a sort of personal insight to the world which I've held on to - that any obstacle can be overcome, no matter how few the resources and petty the tools. So that's what I do.



Every instrument I have, I have either acquired for… Continue

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At 12:35pm on July 25, 2011, Wes "I'm Baaaaack" Yates said…

Also, one thing I do better now is to out the can on with an brad/staple gun. Not screws. I can make a set (~6) of these in about a few hours.

 

-WY

At 12:33pm on July 25, 2011, Wes "I'm Baaaaack" Yates said…

Crow-Man-Mon! Here is a link to my Canjo Dulcimer if you are interested:

 

Canjo Dulcimers

 

-WY

At 9:34pm on July 10, 2011, JP Swenson said…
hey Crow, just loaded up some pics.   you might be interested in a couple of them
At 9:52pm on July 9, 2011, Jefferson Harris said…

Thanks for the comment Crow! Those where the only 3 I new at the time. Right now I am messing around with Harvester of Sorrow. Should be interesting! haha

 

At 9:42pm on June 1, 2011, Henry Strat-o-varius Lowman said…
HAPPY BIRTHDAY and best wishes to you!
At 6:40pm on April 30, 2011, Ryan Newsome said…
ya, I like tuning to A  it just fit's nicely...
At 7:42am on April 30, 2011, Zandi Z said…
Thanks, Crow... love your building philosophy and your fret spacing calculations. ...they work...... great sound,  good music, quickly.... heaven....z.
At 1:34am on April 29, 2011, john stax said…
hey CROW thanks for the rap.sorrythe guitar is not for sale .It took me so long to build it , I cant part with  the little sucker  cheers John 
At 12:03am on April 14, 2011, Wild Rover said…
I used your eye bolt tuner set up on my new license plate reso. I going to post some pics in the next few days. Thanks for post those vids on youtube. Good luck man.
At 11:51am on January 17, 2011, Bill Carmack said…
Thanks for the comment on CBG#1
 
 
 

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