I'm sure there are a bunch of you folks that have a musical foundation in your occupation, but for the rest of us who do this purely as a hobby I'm curious what it is you do to pay for your CBG…Continue
Earlier this week I posted a problem I was having with my guitars. No matter what pickups I used, I always got an annoying buzz and needed to sort it out. I've only been at this about 3 months and suffer from the Newbie Blues, making obvious mistakes and a little timid to ask for help.
I received over 70 replies between my post and messenger. EVERY SINGLE ONE of them were supportive and helpful. I probably learned more about guitar electronic basics in one day than 15 years…Continue
I've been making CBGs for a few months now. So far I have 16 that range from simple 3 string acoustic slide guitars to fully fretted 4 string 2 humbucker electric. I love the hobby and try to do something different with each one but I've hit a snag. All my electric guitars, other than ones with piezo pickups, have an annoying buzz when I plug them in.
I've tried humbuckers, coil pickups and clip-on acoustic pickups (mounted as a surface mic). Some I've soldered and some were…Continue